This model is considered the first generation of pickups which debuted in 1997. Release of model was very successful and enjoyed a wide popularity therefore it was exported to Asia, America and Europe. Also, Nissan Frontier is known under the names Nissan Fiera, Nissan Pickup, Nissan Hardbody. In general, the car can be characterized as very comfortable, safe and enduring. The body has been made on the basis of a frame design. Also there are two options of a cabin - two-door and four-door extended. In this model used several variations of engines - 2.4 liter gasoline and two diesel engines with 2.5 and 3.0 liters. All wheel drive system of the car provides excellent driving characteristics, regardless of the type of road. In 2004, the release of this car has stopped, because the new model has been developed.
Modifications for each market take account its specificity. For example, for Japan - models with five versions of four-cylinder petrol and diesel engines in working volume from 1998 to 3153 cm3 capacity from 91 hp to 126 hp, and for export - four versions 91-103 hp. In Europe, available for sale only diesel cars, while, in the US, vice versa, available only petrol modification. And from last year the company offers for North America a family of models only with one 145 hp engine so far, and more comfortable complete set with the 3.3-liter V6 motor (152 hp) is expected this year. Basic equipment of the American Nissan Frontier on a normal chassis with rear-wheel drive - the most popular - is about 80% of total sales of pickups.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2015 Ford Super Duty - pickup, redesign, powerful engine, specifications
The American leader in construction of trucks presented the updated 2015 Ford Super Duty, with 6.7 liter diesel engine of second generation. The pickup is equipped with more powerful turbocompressor, demonstrating improved performance and towing ability.
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2016 Porsche 911 Carrera - spy photos, specs, design
Paparazzi caught high-speed tests of a prototype of the updated 2016 Porsche 911 Carrera which these days take place on the track Nurnburgring in Germany in a shot. Pleasant surprise: unlike the previous espionage photos the copy caught on a ring is deprived of any camouflage which gives the opportunity to see it better. According to the publication Motoring, citing its ... read more
2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 - exterior, design, technical specs
In 2015, official presentation of premium convertible 2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 was given at the Frankfurt Auto Show. S-class four-seater cabriolet is equipped with powerful 12-liter engine developing 630 HP. Powerful, luxurious, impressive car clearly reminds that its manufacturer is enjoying reputation. Maximum saturated convertible version promises huge list of modern equipment and excellent technical characteristics.
2017 Mercedes-AMG S65: Exterior
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2017 Fiat 124 Spider - interior, design, specs, video
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2017 Citroen C4 Picasso and 2017 Citroen Grand C4 Picasso
The Citroen company has updated 2017 Citroen C4 Picasso, as well as its seven-seater modification 2017 Citroen Grand C4 Picasso. Restyled versions have received a modified front part of the body, tail lights with 3D effect, 17-inch alloy wheels and an extended color palette. The motor scale of 2017 Citroen C4 Picasso enriched with 1.2-liter engine of a family PureTech. This ... read more