1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Ugly Nissan Van

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by KenLyns, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. Feb 3, 2011 at 5:46 PM
    #1
    KenLyns

    KenLyns [OP] Lord of War

    Joined:
    May 23, 2010
    Member:
    #37674
    Messages:
    25,178
    Gender:
    Male
    Belly of the Beast
    Vehicle:
    4x4 TRD Off Road Full-Auto
    All-Pro Bumper, CBI Sliders, Icon Coilovers, BudBuilt Skids, aFe Intake, Icon VS Rear Shocks, Timbren Bumpstops, All-Pro UCAs, JDM Steering Wheel, ViAir Compressor, Klearz LED 3rd Brake Light, Pop-N-Lock Tailgate Handle, Husky Front Flaps
  2. Feb 3, 2011 at 5:47 PM
    #2
    Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota The Welfare Cadilac

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2009
    Member:
    #27357
    Messages:
    4,247
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Michael
    South Carolina
    Vehicle:
    04 Tacoma 4x4, V6, 5spd
    Squattin'
    My mom drives one....


























    [​IMG]
     
  3. Feb 3, 2011 at 5:48 PM
    #3
    HondaGM

    HondaGM Roll Tide

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2009
    Member:
    #25056
    Messages:
    5,769
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    James
    South-Pole
    Vehicle:
    09 DC 4x4 Blown Honda VTEC V8
    trd exhaust,step bars,vent visors,bed lights,tailgate mod
    i bet kate gosselin gonna get one of those....
     
  4. Feb 3, 2011 at 5:50 PM
    #4
    Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota The Welfare Cadilac

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2009
    Member:
    #27357
    Messages:
    4,247
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Michael
    South Carolina
    Vehicle:
    04 Tacoma 4x4, V6, 5spd
    Squattin'

    She's smokin! But I bet it's like throwing a cane into a dusty corner.
     
  5. Feb 3, 2011 at 5:54 PM
    #5
    joes06tacoma

    joes06tacoma Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2010
    Member:
    #28588
    Messages:
    3,056
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Joe
    Central Coast, CA
    Vehicle:
    06 4x4 Off Road Access Cab v6 6spd
    LEER Shell with dome lights operated with 3 way switches, aux backup lights with relay and 3 position switch, modified wiring to compass/temp display and clock to include switch that disables dimming function (poor man's DRL solution), Scan Gauge 2
    Fugly.....so who are they aiming this thing at? It gets the same lousy mileage that a Ford or Chevy fullsize gets. The factory raised top is a plus, not sure if the extended nose is a good thing or not. I'm sure the extra foot room is nice, but not sure the penalty in turning radius is worth it. Should be interesting to see if they sell.
     
  6. Feb 3, 2011 at 5:54 PM
    #6
    crf69

    crf69 scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

    Joined:
    May 18, 2010
    Member:
    #37348
    Messages:
    3,558
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Ryan
    Ohio
    Vehicle:
    06 TRD OR BSP cab'n 1/2
    ummm yeah
    i'd rock that....my supermoto/superbike hauler ;)
    if i didnt have a TACO maybe....but i have a taco
     
  7. Feb 3, 2011 at 5:57 PM
    #7
    WTtoolman

    WTtoolman Facial bones colapse as I crack your skull in half

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2010
    Member:
    #31585
    Messages:
    806
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    William
    Omaha, NE
    Vehicle:
    2006 Access Cab 4x4 TRD SWB
    5100s at 0, eibachs, 2" toytec AAL,, Moto Metal 951b, BFG A/T
    I'd much rather rock a Pontiac Aztec!!!

    [​IMG]
     
  8. Feb 3, 2011 at 6:10 PM
    #8
    01tacoprerunner

    01tacoprerunner Lifted 'n Locked 4WD Prerunner

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2009
    Member:
    #18077
    Messages:
    3,247
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Bluefield, WV
    Vehicle:
    01 4WD Prerunner with No-slip locker
    4WD Conversion, No-slip locker, 5100s set at 2.5" and shackles in the back. Black 2nd gen rims, and Courser M/T tires, Bull Bar,Fog lights, UWS toolbox, CB Radio, Fiberglass antenna, 2nd Gen Badges, Deck Plate Mod, Diff Breather Mod, Sockmonkey decals.
  9. Feb 3, 2011 at 6:11 PM
    #9
    lcogginz

    lcogginz Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 28, 2010
    Member:
    #42371
    Messages:
    152
    Gender:
    Female
    First Name:
    Lauren
    SC
    Vehicle:
    2010 TRD Timberland Mica DC OR
    If you look at the inside (and not the fugly outside) you'll notice the floor is flat and open. I'm betting this is a handicap modified vehicle, for someone who is in a power chair to be able to drive their chair up into the van, and into the position of the driver's seat. Layout of the vehicle makes sense for that application. Can't tell for sure, but that's my guess . . .
     
  10. Feb 3, 2011 at 6:27 PM
    #10
    StatutoryAPE

    StatutoryAPE Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2010
    Member:
    #37926
    Messages:
    568
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Joey
    Phoenix,AZ
    Vehicle:
    2000 Prerunner xtracab
    TRD Headers,CAI, dynomax super turbo, blacked out headlights, Smoked LED tails, Billy 5100 w/OME 881's and 5125's in rear, rear tube bumper, tint 35% front 3 windows & 5% in rear 3. fiberwerx 4.5's
    this is nissan's new commercial line van. hence the different weight classes 1500,2500,3500. It's supposed to be like the ford and chevy commercial/fleet vans. Not really for normal customers.

    Its freaking ugly!
     
  11. Feb 3, 2011 at 6:33 PM
    #11
    joes06tacoma

    joes06tacoma Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2010
    Member:
    #28588
    Messages:
    3,056
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Joe
    Central Coast, CA
    Vehicle:
    06 4x4 Off Road Access Cab v6 6spd
    LEER Shell with dome lights operated with 3 way switches, aux backup lights with relay and 3 position switch, modified wiring to compass/temp display and clock to include switch that disables dimming function (poor man's DRL solution), Scan Gauge 2
    According to the link posted in the original post, this is the way they come from Nissan. You're right though, this would make a great vehicle for wheelchair accessable modifications. Raised top and doors from the factory.
     
  12. Feb 3, 2011 at 6:47 PM
    #12
    ouyin2000

    ouyin2000 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2010
    Member:
    #44773
    Messages:
    4,500
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Ryan
    Arlington, Virginia
    Vehicle:
    '11 DCSB TRD Sport
    Leer 100XL Canopy, OEM Side steps, TRD Oil Cap, TRD License Plate Cover, WeatherTech Digital Fit Liners, Elite O/R Hitch Shackle, Katzkin Leather Interior, LED Interior Lighting, Foglight Anytime mod, Illuminated 4x4 switch, Grom Audio Aux adapter, Redline Goods leather shift boot console cover and door handle pulls, Sockmonkey bedside decals, Dynolock electric tailgate lock
    The Dodge Sprinter and Ford Transit are far more effective than this beast that I have now dubbed the Trvan.
     
To Top