Nissan

  • This is how the Nissan GT-R engine is built [video]

    Nissan has released a promo video showing how the 545 horsepower 3.4-litre twin-turbo V6 VR38 engines for the GT-R supercar are built. The whole process starts with just four highly skilled craftsmen knowns as "takumi", who are sanctioned to put their name on the company’s… Continue reading »

  • Renault-Nissan sells its 100,000th electric vehicle

    The Renault-Nissan Alliance has sold its 100,000th zero-emission car, outselling all other automakers combined. Electric cars from Renault and Nissan have driven approximately 841 million zero-emission kilometers, representing 53 million liters of oil saved and 124 million kg of CO2 that have not been emitted.… Continue reading »

  • Nissan Tiida/Versa replacement spied for the first time

    The Nissan Tiida (also known as Versa) has been on the market since 2004. In 2007 the Tiida arrived in Europe, but never officially in UK. Some cars destined for Ireland, were sold in the UK by Arnold Clark dealerships as grey imports since March… Continue reading »

  • 2014 Nissan Qashqai spied with new details in Southern Europe

    Here we have the new spy shots showing the second generation Nissan Qashqai with new details testing in Southern Europe. The new prototype is differently disguised than the previous one that was captured testing in UK. These new pictures show more of the front with… Continue reading »

  • Reborn Datsun teases first new model

    Reborn Datsun brand has released first teaser sketches giving a glimpse of a new model to be unveiled on July 15 in India. The new model is created mainly for the Indian market. The reborn Datsun brand is aimed for high-growth markets like India, Indonesia,… Continue reading »

  • Nissan and Williams join forces to co-develop new Nismo models

    Nissan has slowly been increasing the Nismo high-performance model line-up, which currently includes 370Z, Juke and in Japan also March(Micra). We already know Nissan is preparing a hot GT-R Nismo. Reportedly a Juke Nismo RS is also in development. To speed up the development Nissan… Continue reading »

  • New Nissan Note priced from £11,900

    Nissan has unveiled pricing fro the all-new Note for the European market that is now available to order and priced from £11,900 in UK. New Note is built at Nissan’s Sunderland factory in the UK and first deliveries are scheduled to start in October. There… Continue reading »

  • Nissan ZEOD RC is a unique race car for next year's Le Mans [video]

    Nissan has revealed first pictures and details about their nee project called ZEOR RC that will be racing in 2014 Le Mans 24 Hour. Powertrain details are limited but it is already known the ZEOD RC will utilise the same lithium battery technology as used… Continue reading »

  • Renault-Nissan Alliance unveils Common Module Family (CMF) architecture

    Renault-Nissan Alliance has unveiled first details about their Common Module Family (CMF) architecture, that will generate an average 30-40% reduction in entry cost per model and 20-30% reduction in parts cost for the Alliance. The first deployment of this new shared architecture for the compact… Continue reading »

  • New Nissan Terrano confirmed, based on Dacia Duster

    Nissan is reviving the Terrano nameplate with its own version of the Dacia Duster that wil be built at Nissan’s Oragadam Plant in Chennai where the Dacia Duster for United Kingdom and Ireland is also produced. In India, the new Terrano will go on sale… Continue reading »

  • Nissan Micra facelift revealed, sales start in September

    Nissan has unveiled the updated Micra with a new front and rear, as well as complete with sheet metal changes and a substantial interior makeover. The new face with a new grille has a stronger link to Nissan's corporate look with the familiar circular badge… Continue reading »

  • Nissan 370Z Nismo priced from £36,995

    Nissan has announced pricing details for the all-new top of the range 370Z Nismo. Priced from £36,995, the hot 370Z Nismo is the second model in Nissan's Nismo line-up and will be available only as a six-speed manual coupe, while the MY13 370Z GT is… Continue reading »

  • West Midlands Police gets 30 Nissan Leafs, will be used as 'diary' cars

    West Midlands Police took delivery of 30 Nissan LEAFs that will be used by ten local policing units, who will run three “diary car” LEAFs each. The cars won't be used for high speed chases and patrolling. The diary cars are used for pre-arranged meetings… Continue reading »

  • Usain Bolt gets an exclusive gold-painted Nissan GT-R

    Nissan has delivered a special gold-painted GT-R, to Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt in appreciation for his contributions as a Nissan brand ambassador for GT-R. Last year a one-off gold-colored GT-R was auctioned on eBay where it raised $187,100 for the Usain Bolt Foundation. The… Continue reading »

  • Nissan Friend-Me concept debuts at the Shanghai Auto Show

    Nissan has unveiled the Friend-Me concept at the Shanghai Auto Show. The Friend-Me concept is a four-passenger saloon designed for young Chinese with a boldly flowing sculpted lines, featuring a low and wide stance with short front and rear overhangs giving a chunky, aggressive and… Continue reading »