2016 Nissan Titan XD Specs

The light-duty pickup market just got a little bigger as Nissan rolled out the 2016 Titan XD at the Detroit Auto Show this week.

Nissan will have two 1/2-ton pickups with the 2016 model year, the XD being the heavy-duty version of the regular Titan line.

Here’re the specs on the XD and some of the key features it offers as options:

Vehicle: Full-size pickup with a powerful presence, commercial strength components, user-focused interior feature and advanced towing and driving aids / technologies
Seating capacity: 5-passenger (6-passenger with front bench seat)
Maximum payload More than 2,000 pounds (when properly equipped)**
Maximum towing More than 12,000 pounds (when properly equipped)**
Drive Configuration: Rear-wheel drive or 4-wheel drive
Engine: Cummins® 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel V8 with Holset M2 two-stage turbo system
Horsepower 310 horsepower @ 3,200 rpm
Torque 555 lb-ft @ 1,600 rpm
Exhaust: Diesel Particulate Filter and Selective Catalytic Reduction
Transmission: Heavy-duty 6-speed Aisin automatic transmission
Wheels/Tires: 17-inch styled steel / LT245/75R17 tires
18-inch aluminum-alloy / LT 275/65R18 tires or 20-inch aluminum alloy / LT265/60R20 tires
Suspension: Double-wishbone with stabilizer bar front suspension, rigid axle/leaf spring rear suspension, twin-tube shock absorbers
Brakes: 4-wheel ventilated discs, 14.2 x 1.5-inch front/14.4 x 1.2-inch rear, hydraulic power assist
Steering: Recirculating ball-type high-capacity steering system
Wheelbase: 151.6 inches
Length: 242.9 inches
Width: 79.4/80.6 inches
Height: 78.7 inches
Min. ground clearance: 9.3 inches (rear axle)
Angle of Approach: 21.4 degrees
Angle of Departure: 24.2 degrees
Breakover Angle: 20.7 degrees
Headroom – front/rear 43.5/40.4 inches
Hip room – front/rear: 60.8/60.3 inches
Shoulder room – front/rear: 63.3/63.6 inches
Exterior Features: Available LED headlights and signature Daytime Running Lights, LED taillight bulbs, puddle lamps, step rails, improved access for cabin and bed entry/exit, 120V access in bed, tailgate dampener, cargo and tailgate lamps, laminated side glass
Interior Features: Available Zero Gravity front and rear seats, Automatic Dual Zone Climate Control, supplemental cabin heater (diesel only), interior cabin filter, remote start HVAC Auto Temp Control, 12-volt and 120-volt power outlets (150 and 400 watt), Rockford Fosgate 12-speaker premium audio system, column shifter with manual shift control, tilt and telescoping steering column, NissanConnectSM with Navigation, Mobile Apps and Services
Smart Cabin/Bed Utility: Available Fold-out Flat Floor, LED Bed Rail Lighting, lockable in-bed storage, tailgate illumination, spray-on bedliner, two-way tailgate assist
Towing Aids: Available Trailer Light Check, Integrated Trailer Brake Controller, RearView Monitor with Trailer Guides, Trailer Sway Control, Integrated Gooseneck Hitch, Tow/Haul Mode with Downhill Speed Control, Electronic Locking Rear Differential
Driving Aids: Available Around View® Monitor (AVM), Moving Object Detection, Blind Spot Warning (BSW), Front and Rear Sonar system