Nissan’s command of the European crossover segment is further reinforced at the 84th Geneva Motor Show with the brand’s unrivalled crossover family taking center stage. The all-new X-Trail and all-new Qashqai highlight Nissan’s ongoing crossover development, which will be strengthened by the arrival of another next-generation model in Geneva. The 2014 Geneva Motor Show also […]Read more "Nissan’s Showcase at the 84th Geneva Motor Show!"
A rare dinosaur skull unveiled by University of Calgary paleontologists Thursday was literally hiding in plain sight. Even with Prof. Darla Zelenitsky pointing out the eye socket of the massive pachyrhinosaur’s skull, it still looked like just a giant chunk of rock. And, with it being found inside the town limits of Drumheller – billed […]Read more "Rare Dino Skull discovered by Calgary Paleontologist"
Citing tremendous affordability and high fuel economy, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has named the 2014 Nissan Rogue the “Most Fuel-Efficient Small Crossover” in the publication’s 2014 Best Value Awards. Kiplinger’s annual buyer’s guide sorts the 2014 models by price and category and ranks them for performance, safety and value. The all-new 2014 Rogue was praised by […]Read more "Nissan Rogue Among the Winners of Kiplinger’s “2014 Best Value Awards”"
Jann Mardenborough will compete in Formula One feeder series, GP3, in 2014 with the championship-winning Arden International team. The 2011 GT Academy winner also joins an intensive driver development program with Infiniti Red Bull Racing, the most successful Formula One team of recent times. In the last two seasons, Mardenborough has competed and excelled in […]Read more "Jann Mardenborough Takes a Leap towards F1 Racing!"
Nissan is renewing its commitment to the mid-size pickup segment, long a part of its sales success in the United States, with the creation of the Frontier Diesel Runner Powered by Cummins™. This project truck, based on a Frontier Desert Runner 4×2 model, serves to both gauge the market reaction to a Nissan mid-size pickup […]Read more "Nissan Frontier Diesel Runner Powered by Cummins Debuts at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show"
The NISMO Athlete Global Team crashed out of the 2014 Bathurst 12 Hour in a scary incident at the Mount Panorama circuit in Bathurst, New South Wales yesterday. Japanese driver Katsumasa Chiyo was behind the wheel of the #32 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 when on lap 59 he made heavy impact with the spun Clearwater […]Read more "Nissan NISMO Global Team Crashed out of 2014 Bathurst 12 Hour Race!"
There was a glow in Mona Hayes’ eyes as she watched her flood-damaged home get demolished Thursday. John and Mona Hayes stand beside what was their home as it is being demolished after being flooded by the Elbow River and condemned —resulting in months of financial struggle and inadequate insurance coverage. This is the first […]Read more "Samaritan’s Purse rebuilds Flood demolished Home of John & Mona Hayes"
Nissan India today unveiled the much awaited Sunny (Versa) facelift with some vital alterations at the 2014 Indian Auto Expo. With a new grille that has three horizontal slats and chrome inserts, new fog lamps, redesigned headlights, front bumper, air dam and chrome ascent, the 2014 Sunny (Versa) facelift looks more aggressive than before. Nissan […]Read more "Nissan Sunny (Versa) Facelift Unveiled!"
The era of tiny turbocharged engines has already brought out not just twin-turbo pickups and three-cylinder cars but more interesting race cars, from Formula 1 to the drag strip. Today, Nissan unveiled a new pinnacle of engine shrinkage: a three-cylinder turbo engine small enough to qualify as carry-on luggage that’s capable of 400 hp. Built […]Read more "Nissan builds a 400-hp engine small enough to be carried"