NEW FOR 2012:

– All-new model

An all-new model for 2012, the Nissan NV (Nissan Van) is the company’s first venture into the North American commercial vehicle market.

The NV is available as the NV1500, NV2500 and NV3500. A 4.0-litre V6 is standard in the 1500 and 2500, while a 5.6-litre V8 is optional in the 2500 and standard in the 3500. All use a five-speed automatic transmission. All models are available with a standard roof height, while the 2500 and 3500 can also be ordered with a high roof.

The 1500 comes in S trim, while the 2500 and 3500 come in S or SV trim.

Features on the 1500 S include 17-inch steel wheels, air conditioning, manual mirrors with convex feature, black door handles, black grille, variable intermittent wipers, water-repellent cloth seats with side wear patch, fold-flat passenger seat, CD stereo with auxiliary input and two speakers, map lights, driver’s seat armrest, and tire pressure monitoring system.

The 2500 and 3500 S models add power mirrors that are manually extendable on the V8-powered vans.

The SV models add 17-inch styled steel wheels, chrome door handles, chrome grille, eight-way power driver’s seat, CD/MP3 stereo with auxiliary input and four speakers, cruise control, power windows, power locks with keyless entry, 120-volt power outlet, and rear sonar system.

High roof models also include a large overall console.

Available options include a power package for the S trim line with power locks, windows and cruise control; rear door windows for the SV trim line; and a full window package for the 3500 S.

Connect with Autos.ca