2001 Nissan Nails Concept


2001 Nissan Nails Concept

2001 Nissan Nails Concept

With the wheels/tires positioned at the four corners, the Nails Concept achieves an exceptionally efficient use of space in the compact body. This emphasis on the wheels/tires imparts a sense of boldness. The pickup styling of the Nails concept features a unique construction formed by placing an A-shaped cabin frame on the low floor that runs from the cabin along the length of the bed.Various body panels such as the hood, fenders and doors are given a treatment to allow rough use without being concerned about scratches or dents.

The Nails concept design allows large, heavy items, such as surfboards or off-road bikes, to be transported easily, thanks to its flat bed and foldable rear gate. A soft rear partition that is opened or closed by hooks and fasteners is provided between the cabin and the bed. The flat floor connecting the bed and the cabin makes it easy to carry long items.

In Detail

engine QG15DE Inline-4
position Front Mounted
aspiration Natural
valvetrain DOHC
displacement 1497 cc / 91.4 in³
bore 73.6 mm / 2.9 in
stroke 88 mm / 3.46 in
compression 9.9:1
power 78.3 kw / 105 bhp @ 6000 rpm
specific output 70.14 bhp per litre
bhp/weight bhp per tonne
torque 138 nm / 101.8 ft lbs @ 4400 rpm
driven wheels FWD
front tires 195/60 R18
rear tires 195/60 R18
f brake size mm / in
r brake size mm / in
f suspension Double Wishbones
r suspension Double Wishbones
wheelbase 2580 mm / 101.6 in
front track 1500 mm / 59.1 in
rear track 1500 mm / 59.1 in
length 4250 mm / 167.3 in
width 1720 mm / 67.7 in
height 1470 mm / 57.9 in
transmission 4-Speed Auto
gear ratios :1