2009 Nissan Cube walkaround

The 2009 Nissan cube has four models:

1.8 equipped with a 6-speed manual transmission, with a starting Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)* of $13,990.

1.8 S, priced at $14,690 with the 6-speed manual and
1.8 S at $15,690 with the Xtronic CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission); cube®

1.8 SL, priced at $16,790, Xtronic CVT is standard

1.8 Krom specialty vehicle, priced at $19,370. Xtronic CVT is standard

Horsepower: 122 @ 5,200 rpm

Torque (lb-ft): 127 @ 4,800 rpm

Turning diameter (ft.): 33.4

Fuel economy: TBD, but Nissan says 30 mpg highway

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Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.