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Nissan Elgrand Overview

The Nissan Elgrand is classed as a luxury MPV (Multi Purpose Vehicle) which is produced by the the Japanese automobile manufacturing company Nissan. This vehicle has been in production since 1997 and is currently in its third generation. They are very popular amongst celebrities in Eastern Asia due to their luxurious feel. The main competitor of the Elgrand is the Toyota Vellfire. These vehicles are very spacious and can seat up to 8 in the rear. These vehicles are large, giving good storage space as well and they are extremely comfortable too. There are some great features in this luxurious car, including all round cameras which give you a birds eye view of the vehicle. The steering and handling are pretty good for such a large vehicle and is definitely worth considering. Does this sound like your experience of the Elgrand?

Nissan Elgrand History

The first generation (1997-2002) was introduced in 1997 as Nissan wanted to compete with the Toyota Vellfire/Alphard in the luxurious MPV class. The Nissan version is larger than the Toyota version which had a stranglehold on this market at the time. The second generation (2002-10) received a new styling design, with a new front end and some added luxurious features. The third generation (2010-present) is the current version on the market.

Model Types

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Fuel Economy

The Nissan Elgrand has been available in the following engines: 2.5, 3.3 or 3.5L petrol and 3.2 or 3.5L diesel engines. The diesel engines are the more economical, offering around 40mpg. Which engine do you have and how does it perform in terms of fuel economy? Remember to think about the engine size, age and fuel type when considering fuel economy.


The current version of the Nissan Elgrand is available with a CVT gearbox. The earlier versions were available with either a 4 or 5 speed automatic gearbox. Which gearbox do you have and how do you rate its performance? You can check out our Nissan gearbox page to begin your search for your Elgrand gearbox parts.


Have you experienced problems with parts on Nissan Elgrand? If so, our Elgrand problems page may have the solutions you have been looking for. If you are looking for Nissan Elgrand parts you are in the right place. We can help you find the right parts at the right price. Our comprehensive network of UK Breakers has parts for all makes and models available. Check out our Elgrand parts page or enter your vehicle details in our part finder to locate the exact parts you need for your vehicle.