Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the addition of KIX to complement its minicar portfolio. KIX, a sport utility vehicle, is scheduled for release in end-October in Japan.

The name "KIX" derives from the term "kicks", a reference to irreverent fun, and the X-factor for the extreme and adventurous spirit.

Nissan KIX, 1 of 4
Nissan KIX, 2 of 4
Nissan KIX, 3 of 4
Nissan KIX, 4 of 4

KIX is supplied to Nissan by Mitsubishi Motors Corporation under an OEM agreement.

KIX teaser website will go live on September 30: