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  • Sayonara Mr. K: Father of Datsun 510 passes away at the age of 105
    Sayonara Mr. K: Father of Datsun 510 passes away at the age of 105
    Nissan and the rest of the automotive industry is mourning the loss of the iconic Yutaka Katayama (better known as Mr. K) who passed away Thursday, February 19th from heart failure at a Tokyo hospital at the age of 105. Although his name may not...
  • Glow-in-the dark Nissan Leaf promotes solar power
    Glow-in-the dark Nissan Leaf promotes solar power
    While it may not have quite the same glam effect as the purple glow-in-the-dark Lamborghini Aventador seized from a member of the Qatar ruling family by London police back in 2013*, Nissan’s new glow-in-the dark electric Leaf turning heads...
  • Handsome and comfortable, the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder can seat seven.
    2015 Nissan Pathfinder road test: Softer, but more sensible
    Hard-core off-roaders may lament the changes, but it seems to me that the Japanese manufacturer made all the right moves when it updated the Nissan Pathfinder a couple of years back.Back in 1985 when it was introduced, the Pathfinder was a pickup...
  • Nissan Leaf glows in the dark
    Nissan Leaf, electric car now glows in the dark
    Today Nissan announced they have created a special glow-in-the-dark version of their Leafelectric car, to promote the benefits of charging their electric vehicle with solar power panels. An organic paint absorbs the rays of the sun and emit a blue...
  • Chicago Auto Sho
    Nissan Offers Free Preview to 2015 Chicago Auto Show
    Nissan is offering car fans the opportunity to preview their newest vehicles on exhibit at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show for free a day before the show opens to the general public. For one day only, car fans who register online will be Nissan’s...
  • 2015 Nissan 370Z NISMO
    2015 Nissan Nismo Takes the Z to a Higher Level of Performance
    Nissan is one auto company that likes to keep us guessing. Nissan is a company that offers a wide selection of vehicles that attract and even wider group of buyers. By producing vehicles as diverse as the fully electric Leaf and the race track...
  • 2015 Nissan Rogue SV: Comfortable and practical
    2015 Nissan Rogue SV: Comfortable and practical
    Judging by the flurry of new models due to hit the road in the coming months, manufacturers are expecting small crossovers and sport-utility vehicles to become one of the hottest niches in the marketplace.And right in the middle of all that...
  • Honda warns against ‘stupid’ auto loans for sales gains
    Honda executive calls Nissan's 84 month car loan tactics plain stupid
    Japan Times reported earlier yesterday (Jan. 21, 2015) that a certain Honda executive (John Mendel U.S. Sales Chief at Honda) speaking during the North American International Auto Show called Nissan's tactics to sell more cars by offering 84...
  • Mars Curiosity
    NASA and Nissan in joint venture to develop autonomous vehicles
    Wired reported on Thursday that NASA and Nissan have started a joint venture to develop self-driving cars. NASA’s Ames Research Center will participate in the effort, which will take place mainly in Silicon Valley at Nissan’s research...
  • Nissan Frontier with Cummins diesel
    Nissan pickups set for revamp, but is diesel option off the table?
    Japanese auto giant Nissan recently announced that the next generation Titan pickup will be available with a 5.0-litre turbo-diesel V8 engine under the hood. This news generated a great deal of buzz for the company as the engine was going to be...
  • Six vehicles that will love your back
    Six vehicles that will love your back
    “Oh my aching back!” Now here’s a pretty common phrase uttered particularly by some folks after exiting a car that was a real pain in the back. When searching for that perfect ride, far too often many consumers forget to look for...
  • Nissan ready to shell out millions to settle brake lawsuit
    Nissan ready to shell out millions to settle brake lawsuit
    After more than three years, Nissan has finally agreed to pay some customers to settle claims that the brakes on nearly 350,000 2004-2008 models of the Nissan Titan, Nissan Armada and Infiniti QX56 failed suddenly due to problems with an...
  • Nigeria poised to become key automotive hub of Africa
    Nigeria poised to become key automotive hub of Africa
    Despite continuing fears about Ebola in the region, Volkswagen and Stallion Group of Dubai reaffirmed their plans to begin building cars in Nigeria sometime next year. The move would mark the German automaker’ second venture on the continent...
  • Nissan to kick-off new ad campaign during Super Bowl XLIX
    Nissan to kick-off new ad campaign during Super Bowl XLIX
    Although several automakers, including Jaguar, Lincoln and Volkswagen (who’s iconic Passat ad featuring a pint-sized Darth Vader a few years ago remains classic) have decided to bench ads for the upcoming Superbowl XLIX, February 1st, Nissan...
  • The 2014 Nissan Juke NISMO RS
    The 2014 Nissan Juke NISMO RS is no joke, and NISMO means performance
    Radical designs and niche segments have always had a special place in my heart within the automotive industry. Profound products like the Pontiac Aztek, Volkswagen Beetle, and Mini Cooper have seen both sales failures and success. Creating a...