Nissan and Mitsubishi have announced a new joint venture agreement to build a mini car for the Japanese market. The venture has been in the works for a while, as part of an agreement the two corporations signed back in December to increase their collaborative projects, but was officially announced on Friday with additional details.

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Both Nissan and Mitsubishi have unique city cars in the works, but we’re hoping the new JV car looks something like the Nissan city car concept shown here. Because the 50-50 mini-car venture is for Japan, one can hope the vehicle would retain some of these futuristic elements.

Via Automotive Business Review