Let's Break Down The 2015 Nissan "Not A Frontier" Teaser Video


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Pending approvalOriginal post by HammerheadFistpunch on Oppositelock

Speculation time on the not frontier that totally is the frontier

Nissan release a teaser video for the new Frontier that's totally not the new Frontier (but totally is) showing what all manufactures do with all their cars but somehow it means more if you show it happening to a truck.

Using my video magics I went in a took a few screen grabs for some wild speculation time!

First up.

Speculation time on the not frontier that totally is the frontier

This exhaust says two things to me:

1. I'm an exhaust

2. I'm probably a diesel exhaust (high EGT's and what appears to be a SRC cat)

Speculation time on the not frontier that totally is the frontier

This is backed up by what appears to be a top mounted intercooler or TMIC in NASIOC speak.

The rest is pretty conventional.

Speculation time on the not frontier that totally is the frontier

nothing new here

Speculation time on the not frontier that totally is the frontier

or here.

What do you think? are we actually getting exactly what we want here? I more or less the same Frontier with a small diesel engine? I hope so.

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