2021 Nissan Patrol Nismo Revealed; Bold SUV For Middle East Countries

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Such SUVs do belong to deserts. If not, they deserve to go off the road very often for sure. For middle east countries, a performance-oriented Nissan Patrol is justified. And why not? Enthusiasts, there emphasize more on offroading and performance rather than any other thing.

So, finally, Nissan has revealed the 2021 Patrol Nismo and this time it comes with a modified 428HP, 5.6-litre V8 engine. To be precise, the engine on Patrol Nismo produces 28HP more when compared to the regular one. Looking for more details regarding the all-new SUV? Come let’s take a detailed tour with us.


  • Nissan has revealed the 2021 Nissan Patrol Nismo with a 428HP, 5.6-litre V8 engine.
  • The updated Nissan Patrol Nismo get multiple styling updates with large 22-inch alloy wheels.
  • It is specially curated for the Middle East Countries and therefore is unlikely to launch in India.

2021 Nissan Patrol Nismo

The 2021 Nissan Patrol Nismo looks absolutely rad when compared to the regular one. At the front, there are large C-shaped LED headlamps with a honeycomb grille. To be precise, this grille is surrounded by chrome elements to give it an upmarket look.

The front bumper on the Nissan Patrol Nismo is worth mentioning. It comes with proper air intakes while keeping in mind the aerodynamics. Also, Nissan claims that with the help of this bumper the all-new SUV attains zero lift force.

Nissan is very particular about performance in general. And for that, the all-new Patrol Nismo runs on a set of 22-inch machine-cut alloy wheels. Special mention to the huge spoiler, redesigned bumper, twin exhausts and large diffuser at the back for making the SUV look even sportier.

Inside the cabin, it comes with multiple Nismo badges to remind you that this is a special one. Further, the whole cabin gets a black finishing with some red inserts for that sportier look. Seats are nicely done with a mixture of leather with Alcantara. It comes loaded with an ample amount of tech features including dual screens on the centre console. Also, other features such as wireless charger, smartphone connectivity and USB ports are also present on the 2021 Nissan Patrol Nismo.

2021 Nissan Patrol Nismo Interior
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Under the hood, there is a powerful 5.6-litre V8 engine that is extremely capable of producing a maximum output of 428HP. On the other hand, the peak torque from the same unit stands at 560Nm.

For enhanced driving dynamics, the performance-oriented SUV comes with Bilstein suspension. As a result, this all-new unit gives the steering a better feel and feedback.


The most appropriate rival to the 2021 Nissan Patrol Nismo is the Toyota Land Cruiser. Jumping to a conclusion? Well, here is a chance to know Land Cruiser in a quick yet detailed manner.

Toyota Land Cruiser V8

2021 Toyota Land Cruiser
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Toyota Land Cruiser might not look impressive in terms of numbers. However, it is still one of the best selling SUV in the Middle East. Interestingly, the 2021 Land Cruiser is coming to India and with that, it will remain one of the most practical but exhilarating SUVs in the entire world.


Toyota Land Cruiser
Engine 5.7-litre V8 
Power 362HP
Torque 530Nm 
Key Highlights
  • 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system
  • 14 speakers JBL surround sound system
  • LED headlamps
  • Multiple airbags
  • Toyota Safety Sense package