The Nissan Amenio which was unveiled to the public at
the 2005 Tokyo Motor Show was a preview of the next generation
Nissan Elgrand MPV.
The design of the Amenio clearly separates the bodywork
from the glasshouse. And while the overall shape of the
vehicle was reasonably production feasible, features like
the glass roof and curvaceous bodylines around the wheel
arches were either eliminated or toned down on the production
Inside the Amenio concept had room for six, and was bright
and cheerfully decorated. Shocking red seats and a mixture
of cream and brown fabrics were used to upholster the
interior, while aluminium and rosewood were used for the
A central dash monitor served up a variety of information
including navigation and local information. This screen
also displayed a rather ridiculous 'earth-browsing' feature
which let the user look down on vehicles from space!