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Nissan Reveals Its New Secret Weapon, The 1.0-Litre, Three Cylinder Micra? WTF!

The entry level 1.0-litre version of the all-new Nissan Micra is here, powered by a the 71PS three-cylinder, naturally aspirated, the engine is linked to a five-speed manual transmission.

Nissan believe this powertrain results in a Combined Cycle fuel economy of 4.6 litres/100km and CO2 emissions of 103g/km when running on 15 or 16-inch wheels.

The 1.0-litre 71PS is one of three engines available. The others are a 0.9-litre 90PS three-cylinder turbo petrol and the 1.5-litre 90PS four-cylinder diesel.

The 1.0-litre 71PS engine is available on three grades, from entry level Visia to mid-range Acenta.

The new Nissan Micra is longer, wider and lower than before andnow has a high-quality cabin that features a two-tone soft-touch materials as standard across the range.

Options extras include BOSE Personal audio system, which features speakers built into the driver’s head rest for an immersive 360° sound experience.

Nissan will also offer a wide range of personalisation options, allowing owners to modify the exterior and interior with premium components in a variety of stylish and contemporary colours.

The new 1.0-litre, three cylinder Micra will retail for £11,995.