SM7 ships with two versions of Nissan’s VQ engine. The VQ25 delivers maximum power of 190 hp with maximum torque of 243 Nm at 4,400 rpm. To optimize performance in the most frequent operating ranges and deliver savings, this version uses advanced technologies such as ESM (Energy Smart Management) to control fuel consumption. The VQ35 version develops 258 hp with maximum torque of 330 Nm at 4,400 rpm. This engine claims to be the smoothest and most powerful in its segment. Three levels of trim (SE, RE and LE) are available for each engine in order to meet a full range of user needs and requirements.
SM7 is built at the Busan plant (South Korea), an ISO 14001 certified site.