My longtime readers know I suffer from a particular fascination with New Orleans, although it’s been six years since I rolled through the city’s streets in a Nissan Cube. You can’t have a NOLA obsession without having a NOLA-music obsession, and you can’t have that without being aware of John Boutte. Show More Summary
The updated Nissan Juke has been revealed this week at the Geneva motor show, hinting at a potential upgrade for Australia. While lots of people will look at the new model and ask ‘what’s changed?’, Nissan has tweaked the finish of the V-motion grille to dark chrome, along with similar finishes for the headlight inserts and […]
Fred Diaz, who once headed the Ram brand before Nissan tapped him to lead the company’s truck division, has been put in charge of Mitsubishi’s North American operations. While I’d love to run a headline saying something to the effect...Show More Summary
Longsufferingtime readers of this author’s natterings know my preference for all things of the body-on-frame variety. That’s why I’m going to take every opportunity I can to trumpet the kinda sorta maybe possibility that Nissan will reintroduce the Xterra. Show More Summary
Americans are buying more small crossover SUVs than ever. Among the best sellers are the Honda CR-V and the Nissan Rogue. So, which is best for you?
Despite being simply coined the 2018 Nissan Navara by its Australian importer, the colloquial nametag ‘Series III’ is beginning to stick like Mr Sheen to the mud flaps of the ute range constantly undergoing change. As perhaps it should, whether Nissan Australia likes it or not, if only to alleviate some confusion surrounding the current era […]
The next-generation sedan bows in New York next month, and it sounds like it'll be packing a surprise.
Nissan has revealed the Terra, its new body-on-frame SUV for China and other Asian markets. Just don't call it an Xterra. In China, where Nissan has big plans for the SUV, the vehicle will replace the Paladin nameplate. Elsewhere, Nissan has retained the Xterra name, though the brand hasn't confirmed that a version of the Terra will wear the...
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Plus: 2018 Hyundai and Toyota models are being recalled and the FCA is nixing diesel cars by 2022.
Nissan previews rugged, body-on-frame SUV ahead of China reveal, but all is not quite as it seems.
Volkswagen will mix open-air driving with the functionality of a crossover, a formula Nissan and Land Rover have experimented with in the Murano Cross Cabriolet and Evoque convertible. On Friday, VW confirmed plans for a T-Roc convertible, its first convertible crossover. The announcement said VW will begin production of the convertible CUV in the...
You’ve no doubt read about how demand for the defunct Nissan Murano Crosscabriolet will surely fund the retirements of those willing to let go of their beloved vehicles. In the wake of that model’s cancellation, only a single drop-top crossover remained: the Range Rover Evoque Cabriolet. Show More Summary
Nissan plans to study the case for a racy off-road version of the Navara pickup, in the vein of the Ford Ranger Raptor. That could lead to a hot Frontier for the U.S. Continue reading Could Nissan offer U.S. a Ranger Raptor-fighting Frontier? Could Nissan offer U.S. Show More Summary
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httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZUtGm-cObM The Nissan Terra has gone official this week, ahead of a debut in the Chinese market later this year. Based on the same body-on-frame platform as the Navara ute, the Terra is something of a...Show More Summary
In our modern era, we may assume that electric cars are new technology. The Chevy Bolt, Nissan LEAF, and all Tesla vehicles are certainly cutting-edge automobiles, right? But there was a period in America a long time ago when about 30% of all cars were electric. (Today, only about 1% of the fleet runs on electricity.)
Nissan and DeNA will begin testing a new robo-vehicle mobility service called Easy Ride on March 5th. The field test, held in the Minatomirai district of Yokohama, in Japan’s Kanagawa Prefecture, will have participants in vehicles equipped with automated technology. A preassigned route has been established near Nissan’s global headquarters and the Yokohama World Porters […]
Volkswagen has the California. Mercedes has the Marco Polo. Nissan has the Michelangelo. And now Toyota has the Lerina, developed not by Westfalia but by a different "W" of camper conversions. The new Proace-based van comes with an interior...Show More Summary