Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.'s on-again, off-again sport/utility truck (SUT) is now back on. With the revival of the Z sports car on tap and Nissan's new partner, French automaker Renault SA, committed to investing resources into Nissan's North American rebound, Nissan will proceed with plans to build the SUT — a 4-door sport/utility vehicle with a short truck bed, North America design chief Jerry Hirshberg confirms. Nissan previously had pulled back from plans to built the SUT, fearing it would ...

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