Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept: Product Summary | FG Barnes

Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept: Product Summary

Exterior upgrades:

  • Additional exterior styling components made from robust heavy duty polymer
  • Eight red night light/sensor units, one in each of the four corners of the pick up and trailer
  • Lashing points on each wheel arch extension add extra practicality
  • Standard Navara grille enhanced with reinforced over riders and new front chin guard creates a more purposeful and technical look
  • Front winch incorporated into the chin guard for additional peace of mind while off roading
  • Roof structure extends back over the load bed, and incorporates roll bars and communication transmitter
  • High intensity white lights in the front edge of the roof structure for additional illumination ahead of the car
  • Full width red night light in the rear edge of the roof structure to illuminate load bed
  • Roof structure robust enough to carry bags, supplies and equipment for overnighting in remote location
  • Restyled rear bumper and side step, complete with ground illuminating red night lights with new three slot design to echo wheel arch lashing points
  • Four point projector style headlamps with new interpretation of Nissan's signature boomerang Daytime Running Light design
  • Bespoke 20 inch alloy wheels, unique to this vehicle and fitted with off road tyres

Interior upgrades:

  • Midnight blue and orange interior upholstery
  • Reflective orange piping on seats to help occupants locate interior features in low light conditions
  • Wider and flatter armrest between the front seats doubles as a work station
  • Integrated luminescent strap on armrest to secure laptop while driving
  • Luminescent floor mats to aid night time visibility

Load bed upgrades:

  • 3 x integrated storage areas in side and front of load bed for carrying smaller items
  • Lashing points integrated into the top edge of the load bed
  • Bespoke load bed liner sculpted from heavy duty polymer
  • Load bed liner features integrated brushed aluminium rollers for easy loading/unloading
  • 2x Nissan portable battery units integrated into load bed. Spares to power trailer and telescope
  • Integrated tool and battery storage unit at front of load bed provides locking mechanism for battery units. Vehicle's engine can be used to charge these when running


  • World's first observatory class telescope on a bespoke off road capable trailer
  • Refrigerated interior to ensure calibration of telescope is maintained during transit
  • Motorised functionality for trailer opening and stabiliser leg deployment
  • Roof is light in colour to reflect light and heat
  • Rear facing camera integrated into the light strip on the rear
  • Upper section is a laminate construction of bonded cabin fibre layers with insulated reflective liner to ensure the refrigerated trailer stays at the optimum temperature
  • Chassis built from sturdy box selection steel for practical off road use, and fitted with 16 inch wheels/off road tyres
  • Trailer powered by two integrated Nissan portable battery packs
  • Trailer opening via motorised two stage action, splitting front to back, opening horizontally and then with a clamshell movement to allow the telescope to see the widest possible section of sky
  • Trailer functionality accessed via remote control

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