At the Hannover Motor Show, Nissan introduced a Nissan Navara EnGuard Concept build specifically for the purpose of search and rescue. Using the previous Nissan Navara Tekna double cab, they added more features from its engine performance to design. This pickup track is suspended and fitted with large wheels, making it more capable and smart on rough roads and jumpy areas.
Nissan Navara EnGuard Concept – Design:
Since the Navara EnGuard is specifically designed as a rescue vehicle, its exterior design is made with specifications to match this. Starting, the EnGuard is fitted with a high-powered winch that ensures safety in case the vehicle gets stuck. It can also be used to pull other vehicles when they are stuck. Its wheels are large with meaty tires that enable the vehicle to traverse rough terrain. The way this truck is lighted will amaze you. The LED roof lighting makes the vehicle more visible and true to purpose. The track includes emergency blue probe lights and also fog and tail lights.
The interior of the truck cannot be under-estimated, in the passengers’ cab, it is designed to accommodate three people comfortably. Since it is designed for jumpy areas, comfort has been put into measures. The Nissan Navara EnGuard Concept comes with a 360-degree camera system.
The most incredible feature of the Navara EnGuard is the all-weather bed that consists of rescue equipment including a portable power supply and a survey drone. The battery packs are heading, but where do they get their power? They are charged continuously by the vehicle’s engine and they also have a solar panel input. Surprisingly, the vehicle is fitted with three USB ports and a pair of 220 volts AC sockets. The drone uses a pop-up 20.5 inch HD display. The drone is as well powerful with the ability to fly up to heights of 6,000 meters at speeds of up to 20 meters per second. The bed includes unique storage solutions for all rescue equipment including bags and frequency radios.
Nissan Navara EnGuard Concept – Engine Specs:
The track runs on a turbo-diesel engine with a seven-speed automatic transmission. The engine is a 2.3-liter with four cylinders. A two-speed is used to transfer case to the rear wheels or all the four wheels when 4WD is involved. The engine has an 188 hp and 332-pound feet of torque.
Nissan Navara EnGuard Concept – Release Date and Price:
The Nissan Navara EnGuard is the most appropriate truck to carry out those dangerous rescue missions. Unfortunately, there is no official announcement regarding its price and release date. But we know it was first seen the Hannover motor show, 2016.
After discussing the capabilities of the Nissan Navara EnGuard Concept, we can conclude that it is the best truck for rescue missions and search in inaccessible places with the rough and also difficult terrain. The Nissan Navara EnGuard has opened a new chapter in the Nissan Intelligent Mobility.