The Nissan NV1500 Van comes with a choice of three models, two trims and two engines. There is a 4.0 liter 261 hp V6 and a 5.6 liter 317 hp V8 to select from. The 1500 model only has the choice of a V6 and the 3500 model only has a choice of the V8. The 2500 model is given the option of either engine. All models and trims come with a five speed automatic transmission and rear wheel drive. The top loading capacity of the van is 3,925 pounds. The towing capacity is 9,500 pounds.
Buyers of the Nissan NV1500 van are given the choice of a 1500S, 2500S, 1500SV, 2500SV and 3500SV. The 1500 offers the standard roof and the 2500 and 3500 offer both the standard and high roof. The S and SV are the two trims available on each model of van, except for the 3500 which only has the SV. The engine that comes with the van will be based on which model is selected. In addition to the engine and transmission, the S trim is considered the bare bones trim. It has very few features and comes at the lowest price. With the S trim, buyers will receive cloth upholstery, an air conditioning system and an audio system with two speakers and a CD player.
The SV trim of the Nissan NV1500 Van adds several more features that come standard. Some of these include chrome accents on the exterior, power accessories, cruise control, rear parking assistance and an upgrade on the audio to four speakers. There are also a number of options that can be purchased for the work van depending on which trim and model is selected. These included a glass breakage sensor, rear door windows, a rearview camera and a technology package. The technology package includes Bluetooth, satellite radio, iPod interface and a rearview camera.
There are a number of standard safety features on the Nissan NV1500 Van. These include stability control, traction control and antilock brakes. Buyers can also choose the option of full length side curtain airbags and front seat side airbags. A rearview monitor is also optional on the NV van.