Nissan North America, Inc. announced that the midsize pickup truck it will produce for Suzuki Motor Corp. will be based on the Frontier

Based on Nissan Frontier

Back in 2006 Nissan and Suzuki announced that they would be expanding their scope of business collaboration. Under this agreement Nissan is alreadu building the Serena minivan for Suzuki in Japan.

Nissan will start producing a midsize pickup for Suzuki starting in 2008, which will be based on the Nissan Frontier and built in their Smyrna, Tenn. plant. Currently Nissan is preparing its Smyrna plant for the additional production.

The Suzuki pickup has no name yet but will be exclusively marketed by Suzuki in North America.

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