2013 Nissan Titan: Subtle Changes


2012 model pictured

Most of the changes for the 2013 Nissan Titan are about adding more standard features to the existing trim packages; however, there will be a new tailgate that offers an integrated aero design, said to help the truck cut slightly better through the wind. The changes don't seem to affect fuel economy, though. The added size and shape of the tailgate allowed engineers to embed the backup camera inside the gate more discreetly.

The 2013 models will go on sale later this fall, and they will be offered in seven all-new colors and another unique PRO-4X graphic. The Titan's smaller brother, the Nissan Frontier, will have a short list of changes for the 2013 model year, but the details will be released later. Details on the 2013 Titan are below.

  • New tailgate design with aerodynamic rear spoiler and integrated backup camera
  • Backup camera standard on PRO-4 and SL, optional on SV with Value Package
  • Refreshed PRO-4X exterior appearance, with revised graphics, satin chrome grille, dark wheel finish, dark-finish lower radiator skid plate
  • Refreshed PRO-4X interior appearance, with white stitching accents (previously red), new logo design, Titan embroidery for cloth seats (leather-appointed seats maintain PRO-4X embroidery)
  • Step rails added as standard on SV and SL models
  • 120-volt outlet in truck bed standard on SL models, optional on SV and PRO-4X Premium Utility packages
  • New styled steel wheels for S models
  • Mud guards standard on SL models
  • PRO-4X/SL moonroof and DVD packages added to available options
  • Sliding-type extending sun visors added to all models
  • Rear reading lamps added to crew-cab models
  • Four-spoke steering wheel replaces three-spoke design
  • Center-console 120-volt outlet standard on PRO-4X and SL models, added on SV Value Truck Package
  • Display audio/USB/satellite radio added as standard on PRO-4X, available in SV Value Truck Package (SiriusXM subscription required, sold separately)
  • Navigation/USB standard on SL, optional on PRO-4X Luxury Package (SiriusXM subscription required, sold separately)
  • Revised exterior color selection with seven new colors: Pearl White, Espresso Black, Glacier White, Gun Metallic, Graphite Blue, Java Metallic and Cayenne Red (nine colors total)
  • Available September 2012

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