AUSTIN, Tex. – Nissan shined on the 26th annual Texas Auto Writers Affiliation (TAWA) Texas Truck Rodeo within the U.S. Battling historic rainfall within the Austin space, testing circumstances this 12 months have been particularly difficult. Following two days of path and on-road evaluations within the hills of Austin, the all-new 2018 Kicks gained two awards, headlining 5 whole honors for Nissan.
The whole record of awards consists of:
- All-new 2018 Nissan Kicks gained “Compact CUV of Texas” and “Finest Worth” in first-ever look at Texas Truck Rodeo
- 2018 Murano re-claimed “Mid-Dimension CUV of Texas” title
- 2019 TITAN XD Diesel Single Cab named “Business Automobile of Texas” for third straight 12 months
- 2019 TITAN collected runner-up honors in three classes
“Making its debut look on the Texas Truck Rodeo, we’re thrilled to have the all-new Nissan Kicks named ‘Finest Worth’ and ‘Compact CUV of Texas’ – a class loaded with competitors,” mentioned Dan Mohnke, senior vice chairman, Gross sales and Advertising and marketing & Operations, Nissan Division U.S. “With its dramatic styling, private know-how, clever security, environment friendly powertrain and powerful worth positioning, Kicks is a pure alternative within the nice state of Texas.”
Additionally a fan favourite amongst Texans, the 2018 Murano reclaimed the title of “Mid-Dimension SUV of Texas,” supporting the robust displaying of crossovers and SUVs from the corporate. On the truck aspect, the 2019 TITAN XD Diesel Single Cab earned the “Business Automobile of Texas” title for the third straight 12 months. The Nissan Smokin’ TITAN, the final word tailgating and barbecuing pickup truck1, was additionally named “High Show Automobile” of this 12 months’s Rodeo.
The 2019 TITAN earned runner-up honors within the Full-size Pickup Truck, Luxurious Pickup Truck and Off-road Pickup Truck classes.
“The total line-up of Nissan TITANs carried out extraordinarily properly underneath some very difficult circumstances at this 12 months’s Texas Truck Rodeo,” mentioned Fred DePerez, vice chairman, North America LCV Enterprise Unit, Nissan North America, Inc. “We’re honored to take residence the title of ‘Business Automobile of Texas’ for the third 12 months in a row.”
The Texas Truck Rodeo consists of strenuous on-road and off-road evaluations by members of the Texas Auto Writers Affiliation, one of the vital influential and acknowledged automotive journalist associations within the nation. This 12 months’s inclement climate made testing that a lot harder. However by the tip of Day 2, it was the Kicks, Murano and TITAN XD Diesel Single Cab on prime of their respective classes.
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