The minivan Nissan Cube, Nissan since 1998 in the first two generations are produced exclusively for the Japanese market. The third generation is offered for the first time outside of Japan. In the spring of 2009 was the introduction of the Cube in the U.S. and Canada, and he is between March 20, 2010 and early 2011 also in Germany and Europe in the trade.
Cube Z10 (1998-2002)The first generation of the Cube (designated as C10) was introduced in 1998. He's like a Micra / March is based on the Nissan B platform and also with the Micra engine, 1.3-liter engine equipped R4. A CVT transmission and all-wheel drive is available on request. Nissan Cube filled lineup, the gap between March and Sunny.
Cube Z11 (2002-2008)A second generation of the Cube (designated as Z11) was introduced in 2002 and the interior is much larger than its predecessor. The car, which is a modern combination of corners and curved surfaces, based on the 3rd Generation March and is powered by a 1.4-liter R4. Upon request, no more CVT transmission. Cube has been extended version with seven seats - called Cube 3 - offer. In 2005, both models by incorporating a 1.5 liter engine, the CR-R4 series upgrade of the Tiida. E4WD wheel drive system is the only driving force is transferred to the rear wheels when the front wheels turn.Version with electric driveNissan 2008 Nissan Denki Cube Concept is developed (Germany: Nissan electric car concept). It was in March 2008 at the New York International Auto Show is presented , and an electric motor powered by a lithium-ion battery powered . Nissan's compact lithium-ion technology, one of the company's strengths, provides batteries with twice the electricity as a conventional cylindrical battery of the same type.
Cube Z12 (since 2008)The third generation of the Cube (like the Z12) was adopted for the first time at the LA Auto Show on 19 November 2008 showed. This generation will be the first time since early 2010, is now available outside of Japan.The revised Nissan Cube is a more rounded styling than its predecessor. This development can be seen best in the back, the asymmetrical rear window, which was hosted on the passenger side to the C-pillar, and. In addition to the oval window on the driver and passenger sideNumber of seats remain at five. According to Nissan designers, the interior of the vehicle was inspired by the curves of Jacuzzi hot tubs, thus providing a comfortable social atmosphere. When styling detail, for example, shows the main wave motif, which is repeated on a smaller part as speaker grilles or cup holder. Nissan offers a plethora of accessories for Cube to encourage a customer to individualization. This includes applications for colored air vents, switches for the power windows and the hook jackets are like rubber bands in different colors, the lighting for the footwells and cup holders, and a piece of carpet to through shallow Frans on the dashboard.Cube of the third generation, in turn, is based on the Nissan B platform with front-wheel drive and is driven by a 1.8-liter engine with a power of 90 kW R4, and the second construction is also used in the Versa Tiida. The cars are equipped with a six-speed manual gearbox or a CVT transmission. Gas mileage will probably be less than 7.7 liters per 100 km.Nissan held for visitors to the LA Auto Show 2008 brochures on cars using augmented reality technology is ready. If you keep this booklet to a webcam, so there appears 3D models of various vehicles in real-time interaction with a brochure on .2010 to 1.6 MT KAADO four-cylinder petrol engines come with a 1598 cc engine and 81 kW (110 hp) to do so. Consumption is 6.6 liters per 100 kilometers, thereby, making 151 g / km CO ₂ number,