All 2011 Nissan Frontier models meet Tier 2, Bin 5 Federal emissions standards and LEV2-ULEV California emissions standards. As well, all models come with a continuously variable valve timing control system (CVTCS) on the intake valves, a variable intake system, a Nissan direct ignition system, platinum-tipped spark plugs, and electronic drive-by-wire throttle. The 2011 Frontier has a 21.1 gal fuel tank and a fuel efficiency of 19 mpg in the city, 23 mpg on the highway, and 21 mpg combined, with a vehicle range of 444 miles.
It might be small but the Frontier is distinctive thanks to its large grille, geometric fenders and oversized bumpers. Depending on the model, the 2011 Nissan Frontier comes either with a 5-speed or 6-speed manual transmission with some having the option of an automatic transmission. The exceptions to this are the PRO-4X and SL Crew Cab models which come with a 5-speed automatic transmission. Possible drivetrain features depending on the model include a Dana 44 rear axle, switch-operated 2-speed transfer case, electronic locking rear differential, 2-wheel or 4-wheel active brake limited slip, clutch start/cancel, and hill start assist and hill descent control.
All King Cab models also have fold-flat front-passenger seats and forward-facing rear flip-up seats, and cloth seat trim. All Crew Cab models also have voltage oil and pressure gauges, a tilt steering column, a driver’s seatback pocket, and a 60/40 split flip-up rear bench seat. Beyond that, different models have other additional features with the PRO-4X and SL models by far offering the fullest range of interior features.
Safety and Specifications Nissan Frontier Navara
Among the included safety features on the Frontier are side-curtain airbags. Additionally, all 2011 Nissan Frontier models come with a 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) and electronic brake force distribution (EBD) built-in. The S and SV 4-Cylinder models have 11.1″ front vented disc brakes and 11.3″ rear vented disc brakes. The SV V6 and PRO-4X King Cab models and all Crew Cab models have 11.7″ front vented disc brakes and 11.3″ rear vented disc brakes.