Nissan Frontier Sentinel pickup idea unveiled in São Paulo; two LEAF battery packs

Nissan unveiled the Frontier Sentinel, an idea pickup truck designed by Nissan Brazil’s styling studio, on the 2018 São Paulo Motor Present. The idea is designed for rescue missions in all sorts of Brazilian terrain.


Frontier Sentinel integrates a number of options, together with two battery packs from the Nissan LEAF to ship auxiliary energy. The cargo mattress has been adjusted to accommodate the battery packs and in addition contains a set of drawers to retailer gloves, flashlights, helmets, ropes, axes, toolboxes and different tools.

The highest a part of the cargo mattress has a deployable platform from which a drone can take off and land. A strengthened roll bar stretches throughout the perimeters of the cargo mattress, which options more room to retailer rescue tools and two energy shops.

Frontier Sentinel additionally stands out for its snorkel, which lets it navigate deep-water crossings, and a particular lighting system on high of the windshield. Inside, the truck has an Electrical-Yellow dashboard and central console. Impressed by electrical circuits, it’s the identical shade of yellow as on the seat trim and stitches.

100% electrical. Nissan additionally staged the Latin American premiere of two 100% electrical autos: the brand new Nissan LEAF and Nissan’s System E race automotive.

Along with the 2 all-electric autos, the Nissan sales space will function TV screens and lights powered by “second-life” batteries from the LEAF. The Nissan XMotion Idea crossover and a Nissan X-Path with a hybrid powertrain are additionally among the many fashions on show.

The brand new Nissan LEAF is now out there by means of a pre-sale program in Brazil, Chile and Colombia. Argentina will be part of this system in 2019.