Interesting facts about the Nissan Qashqai

August 22, 2011

The quirky Nissan Qashqai has become very popular at West Way, so here are some interesting facts and figures on our one of our favourite crossovers:

  • The name Qashqai originates from a tribe living in the Zagros Mountains in South Western Iran.
  • It is possible to drive the Qashqai from Land’s End to John O’Groats, which is a vast 839 miles, on one tank of fuel. It has been tried and tested in a 1.5dCi Nissan Qashqai.
  • There are 7863 different Qashqai variants available before you even choose the colour. This means your Nissan Qashqai is unique to you and your needs!
  • A massive 53% of the 3779 parts that make a Qashqai are produced in the UK. Another 30% come from Europe.
  • Every minute the production line is functioning, a Nissan Qashqai is created.
  • It takes nearly 8 hours to produce just one Qashqai and 390 machines to weld 4608 pieces together.
  • 31 panels make up the impressive Nissan Qashqai.
  • To celebrate 1 million mark for Qashqai we have worked out that the following had to be produced to get there:
  • * 2.25 million litres of paint
  • * 31 million panels
  • 4.6 billion spot welds

Visit West Way to find out more about the innovative Nissan Qashqai and for all the best prices.

Nissan Qashqai