The Los Angeles Auto Show has confirmed the Nissan Juke Nismo RS will celebrate its world debut in the City of Angels.

The Los Angeles Auto Show has confirmed the Nissan Juke Nismo RS will celebrate its world debut in the City of Angels.

Little is known about the model but previous reports have indicated that it will be a sporty crossover that a sport-tuned suspension with new springs and shock absorbers as well as unique damping rates.

Power could be provided by a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that develops approximately 230 HP (169 kW) and 220 lb-ft (298 Nm) of torque. It will reportedly be offered with front-wheel drive and a six-speed manual transmission or all-wheel drive with a continuously variable transmission.

The Juke Nismo RS will be shown alongside another Nismo concept but it remains unclear what it is.

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