Nissan of Van Nuys in California posted a statement on its website apologizing for a Spanish language video ad that... The post Trump-Bashing Pinatas Backfire: Nissan Car Dealer Apologizes; GOP Official Is Fired appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The world’s awesomest car dealership has produced the world’s awesomest commercial, in which we see the dealership’s general manager bashing a Donald Trump piñata, after which he declares: “Aquí en Van Nuys Nissan, los latinos mandan.” (“Here at Van Nuys Nissan, … Continue reading ?
Nissan announces its financial year Q1 numbers, handily beating analyst expectations for net income and operating profit. Continue reading Nissan beats 2Q expectations with $1.3b profit Nissan beats 2Q expectations with $1.3b profit originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The top Gran Turismo 6 players compete at the GT Academy National Finals in Nashville to decide who goes on to Race Camp at Silverstone - and possibly a pro racing career. Continue reading Nissan GT Academy: Living the dream Nissan GT Academy: Living the dream originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
Nissan scolded one of its dealers Tuesday for releasing an ad showing the battering of a piñata resembling Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, Automotive News is reporting. The ad depicts salesmen repeatedly hitting a Trump-looking...Show More Summary
Good Morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know. Read more...
A top-level executive has said that the next-generation Nissan Leaf may not be restricted to a five-door hatchback body style. Trevor Mann, Nissan‘s Chief Performance Officer, told Autocar: “There could be more than one Leaf. We’ve always said it needn’t be one car.” As to what body styles an expanded Leaf range may include, Mann […]
The high-riding Leaf would have a driving range of approximately 250 miles.
While local dealership ads tend to be pretty cheesy, they usually stay away from political controversy. This weekend, Donald Trump supporters took to social media demanding that an Los Angeles-area Nissan dealership face consequences after making commercial in which a Trump piñata is whacked to promote a sale. Read more...
Hyundai is looking to jump into the subcompact crossover fold in the States with the Nissan Juke, Honda HR-V, Chevrolet Trax and everyone else, but it won’t be with the Creta, Edmunds is reporting. The Creta recently went on sale in India, but executives in America told Edmunds that it wasn’t the right fit for U.S. Show More Summary
It’s getting harder to come by decent ‘80s RWD Japanese coupes these days. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 200SX is a V6 and looks way better than just decent, but will its price make you think it has SX appeal? Read more...
This isn’t the first time I’ve been to Mount Haruna (known as Mount Akina in Initial D), but it is the first time I’ve gone at night. To my surprise, other than a Nissan R-34 GT-R and a Mitsubishi Evo who left as I showed up, I had the entire mountain all to myself until the following morning. This is what it was like. Read more...
Let’s first stipulate that people whacking piñatas of President Barack Obama hung by a rope from a tree would have... The post Violence Incited Against Trump: Nissan Car Dealer Airs Ads Showing Public Beatings of Trump Piñatas appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
In typical police fashion, the officer, instead of apologizing, treated the driver as if it were his fault. New York, NY — On April 19, Oliver Wiggins was driving his Nissan Maxima on Glenwood road when he was suddenly t-boned by an NYPD cop. Show More Summary
The BMW E39 M5 is one of those cars that got it so right the first time that the company was forced to think way outside the box for the next iteration, making a product that just wasn’t as good as its predecessor. Today you can get the best looking example around for the price of one of the most mundane cars ever. What a time to be alive. Read more...
It’s no secret that the Mercedes-Benz pickup due to launch around 2018 will use the NP300 Nissan Navara’s core platform, but the company insists the design and most mechanicals will be “real Mercedes”. That’s according to Daimler board member Thomas Weber, who re-iterated to Australian media including CarAdvice last week that the much-anticipated light commercial […]
Brain Kent — who is on a 100-day, 48-state negative-carbon road trip in his Nissan LEAF — recently dropped an epic comment on an article we published about used Nissan LEAF prices. It deserves a lot more eyeballs, so I’m reposting it below (with only the most minor of edits). Show More Summary
The Takata airbag recall in Australia is in full swing, with Honda, Nissan, Lexus and Toyota all announcing further recalls in recent weeks. For Lexus, its SC 430 has now been recalled while parent company Toyota has expanded its program covering Corolla, Yaris, Echo, RAV4 and Avensis models. Show More Summary
We drove the 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO; Ford gave us a look inside the secret GT design studio; and we spotted the 2017 Bentley Bentayga. It's the Week in Reverse, right here on Motor Authority. The new Ford GT was designed and created secretly, and to do so required a secret underground lab. This week Ford gave us a peek inside this hidden room...
ANCAP has awarded the Nissan Navara NP300 its top five-star rating for crash safety, with the Thai-built ute joining the Mazda BT-50, Mitsubishi Triton, Ford Ranger, Volkswagen Amarok and Isuzu D-Max at the top of the safety heap. Dual...Show More Summary