This is the Nissan Land Glider, a two-seat electric car that the company insists “should not be regarded as a mere design study.”
The Land Glider is a serious indication of Nissan’s intent to build an urban commuter car, following the likes of the Renault Twizy and Peugeot BB1.
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Future city dwellers will want a small, convenient, easy-to-drive-and-park runabout that takes up little road space. The Land Glider, it says, gives "a clear direction to how a future small car from Nissan could look in congested cities”.
Unveiled at the Tokyo motor show, the battery powered, super slim Land Glider has four wheels and two tandem seats with the passenger seated behind the driver, motorbike style. It is 3100mm long and 1415mm high, but just 1100mm wide.