The 2017 Nissan Armada is a full-size SUV that sets the benchmark for utilitarianism in this segment, with a powerful 390 hp 5.6L V8 engine, impressive ride quality, and an imposing exterior layout. Reintroduced for the year, after being sidelined for 2016, Nissan majorly revamped the Armada on all fronts. For sale at a price range of $44,900-$57,590, the 2017 Armada comes in three varied trim structures with two drivetrain options for each. With a better-than-average reliability rating, the 2017 Armada has been devoid of major problems and has had no recalls thus far.
2017 Nissan Armada For Sale
The 2017 Nissan Armada starts off at a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $44,900 for the base SV trim, Stepping up on both the feature and price front is the SL trim, which is priced at an MSRP of $49,650. The top-tier Platinum variant builds upon the previous trims feature list and offers plenty more safety features as standard for a competitive price of $57,590. The average list price of a Used 2017 Armada ranges from $25,000 to $29,900, depending on various other factors, such as the vehicle's condition, mileage, features, and more. Also, the projected true cost to own the SUV for a period of 5 years sums up to $29,083.
2017 Nissan Armada Buying Advice
With the feature list in mind, the trim we recommend is the 2017 Armada Platinum trim, which is a good pick for most shoppers, despite the price difference of almost $8000 from the SL trim. Further, the latest advanced driver-assistance tech and also the captain's chairs are only available as standard with the Platinum trim. It might not be the worst idea in the world to look for a Used Nissan Armada, as you might save much more on opting for the 2014 Armada or the 2015 Armada variants. Also, going for the 2018 Armada would not be a bad idea, given that, apart from a few feature changes, it is practically similar to the 2017 MY.
Capable of towing 8500 lbs, the full-size SUV also has a decent gas mileage offering. Known for its array of safety features and stunning exteriors, the 2017 Nissan Armada is set back by its obsolete infotainment offering, and a dated interior look. The rivalry gets a tough time competing against the Armada, The 2017 Chevy Tahoe offers a bespoke interior that goes unmatched in this segment and the 2017 Toyota Sequoia has a fine-tuned drive experience to offer.