“Big surprise,” which 2018-2019 Nissan teased automotive publications over the past few weeks, turned out to be a compact urban crossover.
In the first press day of Auto Show in Sao Paulo Japanese automaker showed off a new crossover concept, named Extrem.
Extrem – this is the first concept that has been completely designed specifically for Brazil, with the participation of the Brazilian designers. This is a step towards a country where there is a significant increase in sales of the French car company.
“We call it the” young one “,” – said Robert Bauer (chief designer of 2018-2019 Nissan Design America). «Extrem – it is an urban rally car, a small street fighter, ready to conquer the urban jungle of his agility and confidence” – said the designer.
The concept car is based on a platform that is already in use in the North American and global sedan Versa models super compact Micra / March.
- Length: 3,850 mm.
- Width: 1,765 mm.
- Height: 1,530 mm.
- Wheelbase: 2,450 mm.
As you can see, the concept of crossover sizes even smaller than its serial counterpart dimensions the 2018-2019 Nissan the Juke .
As a driving force Extrem received 1.6 liter turbocharged petrol engine DIG-T with direct injection.
2018-2019 Nissan said that the Extrem – purely conceptual model, without any concrete plans for mass production. However, the design elements of the design will be reflected in future production models for the Brazilian market.