Nissan Vanette is a series of light-weight trucks in the performance of the van and minibus.
Model Vanette, Nissan releases in the performance of van with the flatbed platform or chassis-cab (Truck) and in the version of the minibus with a capacity from two to eight people, which makes the machine easy to use in families.
Variants of the wagon (Practic and van) and minivan (Combi-5 and the Combi-8) are release since 1979 with long long wheelbase (2405 mm) and dimensions of 3900x1605x1770 or short wheelbase (2,075 mm) and dimensions of 4230x1605x1990 mm. The model differs with rounded design of the car body, frame chassis and independent front-lever-spring suspension, which contributed to the popularity due to the strength of the model. Weight of the car is 2220-2585 kg. Load capacity of vans starts from 610 and of platform trucks from 700 kg. The chassis can be set with different types of bodies, and the van is available in all-wheel drive performance with switchable drive on the front wheels.
The range of offered to customers vans from Nissan Motor Ibenca has comfortable four-or seven-seat modification Coach. Finishing of this model is close to the passenger (velour folding chairs with armrests). Depending on the type, the cargo space can reach 4,28-4,95 cubic meters.
The model Vanette is set with reliable and simple carburetor engine with working volume of 1.2 liters, 1.4 liters, 1.5 liters and capacity from 69 to 82 hp or with 2.0-liter (63 hp.) diesel engine. Nissan Vanette Practic can be also equipped with 2.4-liter 101-horsepower injector engine.
Since May 1986, the company has started the production of the second generation of Vanette, which was different with fashionable, angular contours of the body and the rear spring suspension. Range of engines has replenished with 2.0-liter turbodiesel of 79 hp, as well as with the carburetor and fuel injected engines of 1.8 liter, 2.0 liter and 2.4 liter with capacity from 88 to 120 hp. The model was set with 4 - and 5-speed manual transmission or 4-band \"automatic\".
Since 1995, Spain has begun production of a new model Vanette Cargo based on the Vanette. It has wagon bodies with a capacity of up to 4.8 cubic meters, load capacity 1060 kg and Combi for 5-8 places.