The tailgate includes a cavity (24) recessed in the tailgate and a door (18) for closing the cavity in the tailgate.
The tailgate assemblies comprise one or more torsion springs having a first leg attached to a tailgate support and a second leg attached to the tailgate.
The rear rigid panel has a tailgate locking lip flaring downwardly and outwardly to prevent the tailgate from opening.
The bracket (20) can be used in a vehicle (10) having a rear tailgate opening where the tailgate opening has an annular sheet metal (seam 12).
A tailgate actuation assembly (50) moves a tailgate (16) between opened and closed positions in response to movement of an ejector (18) between retracted and extended positions.
The inner panel (3) has a frame shape where an opening (11) is formed while leaving only the fringe part (10) on the entire circumference and the weight of the tail gate (1) is reduced.