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Nissan Designer Hints At Smaller Sports Cars, Sparks Talk Of 240SX Return

Nissan’s chief designer Shiro Nakamura has reveled that his employer is looking at downsizing its sports models, leaving the door open for the possible return of the 240SX sports car or Silvia as it’s known in other markets. Nakamura also said it was possible that the Nissan Z line may adopt a smaller engine for its next-generation...
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Infiniti unsure about flagship sedan, small RWD coupe more likely

Vehicles / Cars : Motor Authority (6 years ago)

The growing push towards smaller and more fuel-efficient vehicles could possibly lead the charge for changing consumer perceptions of what defines a luxury car, according to Nissan’s global design director Shiro Nakamura. When asked... Read Post

Nissan to Bring Back the 240SX? Not as Unlikely as You May Think

Vehicles / Cars : Blog (2 years ago)

Nissan’s sports car future is at a crossroads, as fuel prices are skyrocketing, emissions laws are tightening, and sports cars are downsizing to stay relevant. That leaves the Japanese automaker a position to reinvent its sports car... Read Post

Nissan 200SX could return

Vehicles / Cars : Car Advice (2 years ago)

Nissan will build a successor to the 200SX (Silvia) if it believes there is a market for a compact rear-wheel-drive coupe. Nissan chief creative officer Shiro Nakamura says he likes the idea of developing a small, affordable sports ... Read Post

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