TOKYO — Lost in a sea of oddities at the Tokyo Motor Show held here in October is a proposal from Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. for a neat and efficient all-wheel-drive system. The company dubs it E4WD and unveils it in the mm concept, which in production will serve as the basis for Nissan’s next-generation March/Micra. Display in the subcompact mm showcases E4WD’s greatest benefit: small size and weight, resulting in ease of packaging. E4WD is an on-demand system. When the front wheels slip, ...

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