Nissan Wins Two ‘Car of the Year 2021’ Awards

Allnew Nissan KICKS ePOWER and new Nissan Navara PRO2X both receive bestinclass honors at 42nd Bangkok International Motor Show 2021

BANGKOK, Thailand (March 8, 2021) – Nissan Thailand has won two prestigious ‘Car of the Year 2021’ awards for all-new Nissan KICKS e-POWER and new Nissan Navara PRO-2X, at the 42nd Bangkok International Motor Show.

The all-new Nissan KICKS e-POWER was named ‘Best Hybrid SUV under 1,300 c.c.’ while the new Nissan Navara PRO-2X took home the ‘Best High-Lift Pickup under 2,500 c.c.’ award. Awarded during the Bangkok International Motor Show, from 24 March to 4 April 2021, these are considered one of the highest honors awarded in the Thai automotive industry.

“Nissan Thailand is honored to receive two ‘Car of the Year’ awards. They truly recognize Nissan’s effort and commitment to give our valued customers the best vehicles for their needs, the finest technology and the best service.  Our goal is to always exceed consumer expectations, by delivering new and dynamic innovations across our entire product range, “Mr. Ramesh Narasimhan, President of Nissan Thailand, said.

All-new Nissan KICKS e-POWER, an all-new compact SUV gives drivers the performance of an electric car without charging, due to its award-winning e-POWER technology. Unlike a conventional hybrid system, e-POWER enables exclusive use of the on-board engine for electricity generation.

Positioned as the ‘ultimate urban-car,’ it’s standout design and contemporary color offerings are designed for modern Thai consumers who want the latest in electrified mobility technology and full-suite of safety features. Its exclusive EV benefits make the engine extremely quiet, and give best-in-class acceleration and torque, with strong fuel-efficiency.

The next award-winning vehicle is the new Nissan Navara, a powerful, reliable and intelligent pickup, with a multitude of new upgrades including its 2.3-liter twin-turbocharged engine. It provides best-in-class power, performance and fuel economy, complemented by its ‘unbreakable’ design concept of the newly introduced PRO-4X and PRO-2X grades that come with their own distinctive, athletic, bold look. It also has a full set of advanced ‘Nissan Intelligent Mobility’ technologies to ensure enhanced performance on and off-road, as well as safety and comfort.

Test drive these award-winning models today by visiting any Nissan dealer in 77 provinces nationwide today, or contact the Nissan Customer Service Center on
02 401 9600 or visit the Nissan Thailand website at


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