The Nissan Kicks concept crossover premiered during the 2014 São Paulo International Motor Show, which took place Oct. 30-Nov. 9. The compact crossover has a design inspired by Brazil, according to Nissan.
"This concept is a product of global collaboration, but it was inspired by the streets of Brazil and designed for its people," said Mamoru Aoki, executive design director of Nissan's global design strategy department.
Under the leadership of the Global Design Center in Japan, the concept was developed by Nissan Design America in San Diego with input from Nissan Design America Rio, the recently opened satellite design studio.
The São Paulo International Motor Show, held every two years, is the biggest auto event in Latin America, according to event organizers.