2021 Nissan Kicks: The Perfect Daily Driver For The Baltimore Area

Compact crossovers are the in-style vehicle in the Middle River area, and many families are cruising in style and comfort thanks to these vehicles. They are not full-size SUVs, and they are definitely not cars, offering the best of both worlds. They offer the style, efficiency, maneuverability, and comfort that White Marsh drivers want, and that is why they are so popular.ย 

One SUV in particular, the Nissan Kicks, has been making headlines for the right reasons in Lutherville-Timonium. With a stylish exterior and an exceptionally roomy cabin, the Nissan Kicks is more practical than it may seem. Moreover, the Nissan Kicks comes back feature-laden and ready to impress every tech-savvy driver in Parkville, MD.


The cabin of the Nissan Kicks has been designed for all-day comfort. It is large, and the space inside is big enough for all five occupants. All the seats in the new Nissan Kicks are the famous zero-gravity seats inspired by NASA. They are covered in premium materials and have an exciting color scheme. The driver's seat comes with an armrest, which is a rarity in cars of this segment. You will get a seven- or eight-inch touchscreen display on the center stack of new Nissan Kicks. The center stack also provides some clever storage spaces, while at the rear, you will have 25.3 cubic feet for your extra gear.


The Nissan Kicks takes style to the next level in the compact crossover segment. It comes back from a redesign and gets a refreshed fascia. The grille has been extended deeper with LED headlights on either side of the grille, as well as a fresh front bumper. From the rear, you have black window pillars giving the illusion of a floating roof. The Kicks has standard 16-inch wheels, but there are larger 17-inch wheels available, as well. To add to its practicality, the Nissan Kicks also comes with a standard roof rail.ย 

Nissan Armada Trims

There will be three trims of the Nissan Kicks available in Bel Air, MD. The following are some highlights from each trim:


  • Safety Shield 360
  • 3 USB ports
  • Apple CarPlayยฎ and Android Autoโ„ข
  • Seven-inch touchscreen


  • Driver's armrest
  • 18-inch wheels
  • Eight-inch touchscreen
  • Cruise control


  • LED lighting elements
  • 360-degree surround camera
  • Bose stereo system
  • Black roof rails

Technology and Safety Features

All three trims of the Nissan kicks come with plenty of features. Even the most affordable, the S trim, comes with the Safety Shield 360 feature as standard. Some of the features offered include:

  • Rear automatic braking
  • Forward collision-mitigation
  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • Lane-departure mitigation
  • Automatic high beams
  • Rear cross-traffic alert

Also offered in this crossover are features such as air conditioning, Siri Eyes free, cruise control, Apple CarPlayยฎ and Android Autoโ„ข smartphone integration, USB connection, and a push-button start.

Performance Features

The Nissan Kicks comes back with a single engine this year, a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine making 122 horsepower, perfect for your daily driving around Bel Air, MD. Thanks to the automatic CVT, the Kicks intends to save you a lot on gas. It is very efficient, getting an EPA-estimated 31/36 MPG city/hwy. On top of its excellent efficiency, it offers quick and nimble handling. And while riding on taut suspension, the Nissan Kicks offers excellent ride quality.

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Schedule A Test Drive

Though in a crossover's body, the new Nissan Kicks is very practical and offers plenty of style with an efficient engine. To see the new Nissan Kicks in real life, head on down to our lot in Bel Air, MD for a test drive.ย