Nissan India launched their all-new compact SUV Magnite in the market last year. The sub-4 meter SUV quickly became popular among buyers for various reasons. One of the main reason behind its popularity is its price. When launched, it was the most affordable compact SUV in the segment. Even the fully loaded version with decent number of features costs under Rs 10 lakh, ex-showroom. The SUV became so popular that now there is long waiting period on the SUV depending upon the variant you choose. It competes with cars like Maruti Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet, Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300, Ford EcoSport and recently launched Renault Kiger in the market. Aftermarket accessories for Nissan Magnite have already started arriving in the market and here we have one such video where a base XE variant of Magnite has been modified into a top-end version.
The video has been uploaded by shah car decor on their YouTube channel. In this video, the vlogger shows all the changes or modification that are done to the SUV. Starting with the front grille, it gets red accents which gives it a different and sporty look. Similar red and silver accents can be seen at different spots on the car. The lower part of the front bumper and the silver skid plate also gets the red accent. The headlamps now gets aftermarket LED DRL which also acts as turn indicator.
Moving to the side profile, the roof has been completely blacked along with the ORVMs. Base variant gets turn indicators on the side fender. The light has been replaced with an LED unit with a chrome garnish around it. There are aftermarket puddle lamps and the side skirts get red and silver accents. Nothing much has been done to the rear side of the car. It gets silver and red accents on the lower skid plates other than that everything remains stock.
On the inside, the cabin gets a cherry red and black combination. Damping has been done on all four doors, Padding has been done on door panels and pillars. The dashboard gets a red and black combination so does the seats. Steering, door handle and the power window switch area gets carbon fiber inserts. There is an ambient lighting strip installed on the door and dashboard which gives it a premium feel at night. They have also installed starlight on the roof liner. An aftermarket 10.25 inch touchscreen infotainment screen has also been installed in the Magnite. This is an Android unit and also shows feed from the reverse parking camera.
With all these modifications in place, the Magnite does look a lot more premium than before and the work looks neat too. Nissan Magnite is available with two petrol engine options. There is a 1.0 naturally aspirated petrol engine and a 1.0 litre turbocharged petrol engine option. The naturally aspirated version generates 72 Ps and 96 Nm of peak torque. The turbocharged version generates 100 Ps and 160 Nm of peak torque. The naturally aspirated version is available with a 5-speed manual gearbox whereas the Turbo version gets 5-speed manual and a CVT gearbox option.