Nissan’s current spokeswoman is “Captain Marvel” actress Brie Larson, but it might want to get Wonder Woman lined up for its next campaign.
The Nissan Surf-Out electric pickup has a transparent front end. (Nissan)
The automaker has revealed an electric pickup concept that incorporates a transparent “grille” in its design.
The Nissan Surf-Out rides on a solid state battery platform. (Nissan)
The Surf-Out is envisioned to be built on an vehicle platform being designed to use energy dense, quick-charging solid state batteries it hopes to have in production by 2028.
The Nissan Surf-Out features one-pedal driving and floating seat backs. (Nissan)
The two-seat pickup features a cabin that opens to the bed, floating seatbacks, a single pedal for accelerating and braking, and a window in the body providing a forward view that’s enabled by the entire powertrain being located beneath the beltline in a skateboard-style chassis.
Nissan also depicted the vehicle equipped with an aerodynamic cover that would slip into the bed rails and create an enclosed space.
The Nissan Hang-Out SUV is a multi-purpose SUV with swiveling seats. (Nissan)
The Surf-Out is one of several vehicles Nissan has previewed for the platform, which is being developed as part of a new $18 billion investment, that also includes an SUV designed to be used as a room.
The Hang-Out has sliding doors that create a large opening to the cabin and four swiveling captain’s chairs that can be rotated to face each other, or the rear of the vehicle where a widescreen TV can be installed.