The all-new Nissan NP300 Navara has won the International Pick-up award 2016 at a ceremony in Lyon, France.

Nissan’s recently-launched pick-up fought off competition from the Mitsubishi L200 and Ford Ranger with judges praising its superior on-road and off-road capabilities, strong engine performance  and payload capacity.

The new NP300 Navara underwent the rigorous International Pick-up testing process, each being judged for its off-road ability, on-road performance and its value for money. They were also tested on their ability as a workhorse, which included comparing towing capabilities.

Its robust chassis introduces a host of new features including an all-new five-link rear suspension for the Double Cab model and an impressive load bed, which is 67mm longer than the previous model.

The innovative and affordable  technology such Around View Monitor and Forward Emergency Braking , designed to further improve driveability and practicality, are unique to the pick-up market.


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