1987 Nissan Mid4 Type II Concept


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1987 Nissan Mid4 Type II Concept

The MID 4 (type I), which was unveiled at the Frankfurt Show in September 1985, combined the functions of both show model and experimental car. The designers aimed at creating a 4WD Super Sports model with maximum maneuverability. Later, the type II was unveiled in 1987 with modifications to improve efficiency, such as a vertically mounted engine.

In Detail

engine VG30DETT V6
position Mid, Vertical
valvetrain DOHC
displacement 2960 cc / 180.6 in³
power 246.1 kw / 330 bhp @ 6800 rpm
specific output 111.49 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 235.71 bhp per tonne
torque 382 nm / 281.7 ft lbs @ 3200 rpm
driven wheels 4WD
front tires 235/55ZR-16
rear tires 225/50ZR-16
front brakes Ventilated Discs
f brake size mm / in
rear brakes Ventilated Discs
r brake size mm / in
f suspension Double Wishbones
r suspension Multilink w/HICAS
curb weight 1400 kg / 3086 lbs
wheelbase 2540 mm / 100.0 in
front track 1860 mm / 73.2 in
rear track 1200 mm / 47.2 in
length 4300 mm / 169.3 in
width 1860 mm / 73.2 in
height 1200 mm / 47.2 in
gear ratios :1