During the 2017 LA Auto Show, Nissan showcased seven concept vehicles inspired by the iconic Star Wars franchise, in celebration of the brand’s ongoing collaboration with Lucasfilm on the upcoming release for Star Wars: The Last Jedi hitting theaters this Friday, December 15.
Highlighting Nissan‘s dramatic designs and the famous characters and crafts from the film, the cars displayed consisted of the 2018 Nissan Altima transformed to mimic a Special Forces TIE Fighter, a 2018 Nissan Maxima evoking Kylo Ren, another 2018 Nissan Maxima resembling Kylo Ren’s TIE Silencer, a Captain Phasma Maxima covered in high-gloss silver armor bearing an unmistakable mask, a 2018 Nissan Rogue inspired by Poe Dameron’s X-wing with BB-8, an A-wing starfighter on the 2018 Nissan Rogue Sport and finally an AT-M6, the largest vehicle in the First Order’s arsenal seen on the 2018 Nissan TITAN truck.
Each vehicle is essentially enhanced with custom body features, along with hydro-dipped graphics, aged exterior coloring, textures and more in order to simulate the appearance of many of the fan’s most favorite characters and crafts.
For more, check out a behind the scenes look on how the Star Wars Nissans were created.
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- Source: Nissan