Toyota, one of the original purveyors of hybrids, has recognized the need to juice its EV profile. Chevrolet, Nissan, and a bevy of other automakers already have an answer for customers looking to totally shun gas stations. Toyota does not. Show More Summary
And the same old media bias against anyone with a gun : A 21-year-old man was shot and killed Thursday night in a Target parking lot on Chicago's Southwest Side.He walked up to a 2014 Nissan Altima parked in the 1900-block of West 33rd...Show More Summary
Yesterday, two women engaged me in conversation asking questions about driving an all-electric car (since I drive a Nissan LEAF). They were mystified and then happily surprised when I alleviated a few misconceptions about electric vehicles. Show More Summary
The Nissan 350Z that appeared in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift was recently listed for sale on AutoTrader. Driven by Takashi a.k.a. Drift King (D.K.) in the film, it is apparently only one of two original Tokyo Drift vehicles remaining from the set, and the only one that was fitted with an APS […]
SANTA ANA — Three people in a stolen car were arrested Friday night, Dec. 15, after a police pursuit that began in Santa Ana and ended near Corona. Shortly before 9 p.m. Santa Ana officers attempted to pull over a stolen Nissan Sentra near the intersection of Broadway and Cubbon Street, said Santa Ana Police […]
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvfxxiUCEzM The paint on your car leads a hard life. It’s constantly being blasted with road grime, baked in the sun, drenched by rain and defaced by thoughtless birds – not to mention the scratches and scrapes it picks up along the way. Cleaning the car at an automatic carwash is an easy way to […]
Toyota is out to demonstrate the technology transfer possibilities between its motorsport and production divisions with a supercar concept. Called the GR Super Sport, the new concept will make its debut in January at the 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon tuning fest. The first photos of Nissan’s new body-on-frame SUV, the Terra, have hit the web. Though...
I’ve been driving trucks lately. All kinds of trucks. Some work trucks. Some play trucks. Some best for long-haul driving. Some best for off-road. But they were all huge. From the Ford F-150 to the Ram 1500 to the Nissan Titan, the 2017 pickups are massive. Climbing into the driver’s seat requires...
One of the cars used during filming of 2006’s "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift" is currently up for sale. It’s the infamous Nissan 350Z that belonged to the movie’s protagonist, Takashi, aka the Drift King. The dark gray Z featured on most of the promotional material for the movie and is instantly recognizable by its...
Nissan is close to revealing a new mid-size SUV based on the rugged underpinnings of the global NP300 Navara pickup truck, and the first photos of the completed design have hit the web. The images were posted up on Chinese social media website Sina Weibo and reveal that the new body-on-frame SUV will go by the name Terra. In China, it will serve...
REVIEW: The 2018 Nissan Leaf. By way of comparison, here’s my 2011 Nissan Leaf review.
For a large portion of the U.S., and around the world, the time for snow, slush, and ice is here. And that means drivers will line car washes ready to whisk away the muck, salt, and other debris. Nissan knows this and the brand employs the cutest little car wash you've ever seen to ensure car washes are no match for paint quality. That's right...
This morning’s Question of the Day was all about all-wheel drive and which models could stand a dose of four-wheel traction. So far, no one’s talking about the Nissan Versa Note. Nissan, however, is more than happy to talk about theShow More Summary
The Nissan Terra, a new SUV based on the Navara ute, has been photographed completely undisguised ahead of its debut. Although the photos show a Chinese-market vehicle, complete with simplified Chinese characters on the tailgate, these images were discovered by us on a slew of Russian and Ukranian sites, including Auto Centre. Undisguised pictures of […]
The previous-generation all-electric Nissan Leaf (technically “LEAF,” but that acronym sends my MacBook Air into a snit befitting Peter Frampton), with toenail clippings for headlights and a face only a mother could slug, has historically...Show More Summary
Nissan will be launching a new carsharing service in Japan — one providing new, ProPILOT-equipped Nissan LEAFs and Note e-POWER units to users — following the turn of the new year
The car wash on site at the Nissan Technical Center North America is about the size of a popcorn machine. If you ever played with Hot Wheels or Matchbox cars as a kid, you may remember the car wash pay set. This is like that, only much more specialized. The tiny wash utilizes a unique […]
An electric carsharing program with ~200 Nissan LEAFs has launched in the city where I live — Wroc?aw, Poland. The EV revolution is spreading
Sadly, the little 1:16 scale model of a 370Z is for illustrative purposes only. Continue reading Tiny carwash used for somehow-serious purpose of testing Nissan paint Tiny carwash used for somehow-serious purpose of testing Nissan paint originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:40:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Plus: Energica is chosen for an electric bike race series, and Ford patents a smartphone case key fob.