What's New for 2013:
- Tailgate design
- Sliding front sunvisors
- Steering wheel design
- Redesigned 16-inch steel wheels
- Standard step rails for SV and SL trims
- Standard Display Audio system with USB port for PRO-4X trims
- Standard reversing camera for PRO-4X and SL trims
- Standard navigation system for SL trim
- Optional moonroof and DVD entertainment for PRO-4X and SL trims
- Updated PRO-4X interior and exterior appearance
- Seven new paint colors
Nissan sells the 2013 Titan in King Cab and Crew Cab body styles, in a choice between S, SV, PRO-4X, and SL trim levels. The Titan King Cab S is equipped with 18-inch steel wheels, locking tailgate, and a cargo bed light. Crew Cabs add dark-tinted rear glass and a power vertical-drop rear window.
The 2013 Titan S includes air conditioning, tilt steering wheel, 6-speaker stereo with a CD player, cloth seats, and vinyl flooring. Crew Cabs have power windows, power door locks, and extra stereo speakers.
The Titan SV adds aluminum wheels, chrome trim, power side mirrors, extra gauges, trip computer, upgraded sound system, and more. The SV Crew Cabs also have cruise control and remote keyless entry.
The Titan PRO-4X trim is off-road themed, with standard 4-wheel drive (4WD), locking rear differential, performance shocks, skid plates, and tow hooks. This version has body-color trim, special wheels and graphics, locking bedside storage, Bluetooth connectivity, and a power driver's seat.
Among the Titan SL's upgrades are 20-inch wheels, leather, dual-zone automatic climate control, navigation, premium sound, spray-in bedliner, and an Utili-track bed tie-down system.
Under the Hood
Every Nissan Titan has a 5.6-liter V-8 engine generating 317 horsepower at 5,200 rpm and 385 lb.-ft. of torque at 3,400 rpm. A 5-speed automatic transmission is standard and 4WD is available. The Titan can tow up to 9,500 pounds and haul a payload of up to 2,153 pounds.
EPA fuel-economy estimates for the 2013 Nissan Titan are:
- Titan 2WD: 13/18/15 mpg (city/highway/combined)
- Titan 4WD: 12/17/14 mpg
Nissan installs 6 air bags, 4-wheel vented-disc anti-lock brakes with brake assist, and a traction and stability control system on every 2013 Titan. Additionally, reverse parking sensors and a reversing camera are available on the SV trim and standard on PRO-4X and SL trims.
As this overview is written, neither the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) nor the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has rated the crashworthiness of the 2013 Nissan Titan.