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2017 NISSAN ARMADA MAKES WORLD DEBUT AT THE 2016 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

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Chicago Automobile Trade Association
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2017 NISSAN ARMADA MAKES WORLD DEBUT AT THE 2016 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW
 
CHICAGO (Feb. 11, 2016) - Nissan debuted the all-new 2017 Armada full-size SUV at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, the largest auto show in North America. Nissan is also displaying a trio of "Winter Warriors," custom-built Pathfinder, Murano and Rogue models equipped with special snow tracks in place of their wheels and tires, at the nine-day show. 
 
The full-size SUV is all-new inside and out, styled after the Nissan Patrol, which was never sold in the U.S. Armada's redesigned body features an aggressive stance with bold V-motion front grille and standard LED low-beam headlights and signature LED Daytime Running Lights. In the rear, bold combination lights include LED taillights.
 
"We're particularly proud that with this new Armada we're setting a new standard in class, offering advanced safety and security features usually reserved for much higher priced luxury sedans or premium SUVs," said Phil O'Connor, Nissan North America director and chief marketing manager.
 
The 2017 Armada features enhanced performance with a re-engineered 5.6-liter V-8, seven-speed automatic transmission and a number of new security and active safety features. The 2017 Armada is expected to go on sale this summer. 
The 2017 Nissan Armada and Nissan "Winter Warriors," along with the complete lineup of 2016 Nissan vehicles, will be on display for Chicago Auto Show attendees to see throughout the duration of the 2016 show.
 
To watch complete coverage of the 2016 Chicago Auto Show Media Preview press conferences, please visit http://www.ustream.tv/channel/chicago-auto-show-2011.  For more information about the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, please visit www.chicagoautoshow.com. 

For more information on the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, please visit www.chicagoautoshow.com.    

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About the Chicago Auto Show
The Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show on the continent, spanning more than 1 million square feet of production, concept, and exotic vehicle exhibit space. In addition to hosting multiple world and North America vehicle debuts, the Chicago Auto Show's First Look for Charity raises more than $2 million annually for 18 vital Chicago organizations in a single night. The 2016 public show will be February 13-21. For more information, visit ChicagoAutoShow.com or Facebook.com/ChicagoAutoShow.

About The Chicago Automobile Trade Association
Founded in 1904, the Chicago Automobile Trade Association is the nation's oldest and largest metropolitan dealer organization. It is comprised of more than 400 franchised new-car dealers and an additional 150 allied members. The group's dealer members employ about 19,000 people in the metropolitan area. The association has produced the world famous Chicago Auto Show since 1935. For more information please visit CATA.info.

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