Nissan will Bring Electric Concept SUV to Paris

September 14, 2012 at 09:05

The technology, which is going to show at the upcoming Motor Show Nissan automaker, is a concept SUV with fully electric drive. The car was named TeRRA SUV. It has a unique all-wheel drive transmission system and a power plant that runs on fuel cells. In general, the new concept car from Nissan got some sort of a compilation of several other cars.

Nissan TeRRA SUV Concept Car Pic

Nissan TeRRA SUV Concept Car Pic

Thus, under the hood of the SUV is an electric system similar to Nissan Leaf electric car that is driving the front wheels. Plug on the need for all-wheel drive is implemented by setting the rear axle wheel hub motors, borrowed from the concept car PIVO. However, there is at Nissan TeRRA SUV one unique components. First, it is a compact and flat block of hydrogen fuel cell, which has the power density of 2.5 kW / liter. This is the newest version of the installation, created by the company that is working with Nissan in 1996. Its price is only 1/6 of the value of its predecessor, which appeared in 2005. This was achieved by reducing to 4 times the number of applications in its precious metals. Secondly – the dashboard. It is an electronic tablet that works on the principle of «intelligent key» (smart key). Simply put, this tablet must be inserted in a particular slot at the start of operation of the vehicle, and removed from there, when you are about to leave the car.

Nissan TeRRA SUV Concept Car Photo

Nissan TeRRA SUV Concept Car Photo

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