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The Nissan NP300 Hard body is one of the legends of the Sub Saharan African light commercial vehicle market.

Its rugged build quality and engineering means the Nissan NP300 Hardbody can take the most demanding surfaces in its stride. According to Nissan it underwent brutal quality testing of its paintwork, by firing diamond chips at the exterior, along with E-coat anti-rust treatment, that ensures it handles the toughest working conditions too, from flying gravel to extreme humidity.

Priced at $27 000 at Nissan Clover Leaf, the NP300 combines power, safety and visibility with essential cabin comforts like power windows, a tilt-adjustable steering column, ABS and dual air-bags (standard on selected models).

The Double Cab Hi-Rider interior finish includes front seats in stylish leather and textile trim, a leather-covered gearshift knob and steering wheel, front and rear headrests and a sliding rear window.

The redesigned pillar seals ensure extra firm window closure for a quieter, dust-free interior with maximum protection against water seepage in wet conditions.

Designed to carry almost any load, the Nissan NP300 Hardbody’s reinforced load-box inner panels that are grooved to enable the insertion of a board for separate front and rear loading sections, while a horizontal board can also be inserted to divide upper and lower loading decks.

Oval tubing in the styled roof carrier on Double Cab models matches the side step style and is ideal for light recreational cargo.

The Nissan NP300 Hardbody is suited for any business the farm, mine to delivery business. It can pack a load in the back and still get to drive in the toughest terrain with no hitches. It comes with so many benefits too.

Longer service intervals, extremely low fuel consumption and an economical total cost of ownership mean that the Nissan NP300 Hardbody performs as well on the books as it does on the job, saving you both (down) time and money.

The Nissan NP300 Hardbody’s diesel engines are the result of a 50-year heritage of engineering expertise.

So when it comes to reliability, power and performance, the second generation 2.5 litre common rail turbo diesel engine is as dependable and responsive as you can get. The potent combination of turbo and intercooler produces awesome power and torque and comes standard with a 5-speed manual transmission.

The Nissan NP300 Hardbody is quieter and comes with reduced vibration and carbon monoxide emissions while the diesel engines also use eco-friendly oil filter cartridges which can be completely incinerated after use, meaning they are environmentally responsible and hardworking.

The Nissan NP300 Hardbody remains the indisputable choice of business partner in the commercial sector.

Its solid heritage rests on well-proven mechanical underpinnings and design philosophies that encompass the essential functional systems required of today’s business operations.

The financial appeal of the Nissan NP300 Hardbody is further enhanced by an aggressive list price and proven economical total cost of ownership. The Nissan NP300 Hardbody is not only a willing partner, but a sound investment for Zimbabwean businesses large or small.

Source : The Herald