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Nissan Receive Legal Threats From Porsche Over Advertising Campaign

Porsche are groaning about Nissan’s latest advertising campaign which has them beat, 13 times – or so. The campaign involves BMW, Audi and Porsche, however only Porsche are sad about what the Japanese automaker has done. Nissan’s attention-seeking campaign sees, what seems to be a 350Z, boasting the Porsche, BMW and Audi logo with a series of tally marks next […]

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2011 Nissan Murano: Revised Front End, New Diesel Engine

Nissan will offer a diesel engine in their brand new Murano Crossover when it goes on sale during the September month. The diesel engine requires quite a bit of cooling, and due to this the design team had to revamp the front end of the 2011 model. Therefore, there’s a new front grille, a reshaped bumper and larger air intakes […]

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Images Of The 2011 Nissan Quest Minivan

Nissan has published a full set of images regarding the Quest minivan, a full-size people carrier destined for reveal at the 2010 LA Motor Show. Details on Quest are currently unknown, however it’s believed that there will be the 3.7-litre V6 engine from various other Nissan models.

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2011 Nissan Versa Sedan & Hatchback Pricing

Nissan has priced the Versa sedan and hatchback for 2011. The pricing for the entry level 1.6-litre sedan will remain at $9,990 where the pricing for the other models have been increased. The 2011 Versa 1.8S 6MT hatchback will cost $13,520 where the 1.6-litre 4AT will cost $12,240. Changes for the 2011MY Nissan Versa include a 6-CD changer, and ABS […]

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Renault, Nissan And Samsung Team Up To Buy SsangYong

Renault has confirmed that they have indeed made an offer for SsangYong Motor Co., a South Korean automaker. Renault made the offer in connection with Samsung Motors and Nissan, but unfortunately there are no details on the bid. SsangYong has been trying to restructure since January after the courts ordered them to do so. The shutdown of SsangYong plants have […]

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Nissan Juke Pricing: Orders Start In June; Deliveries In September

Nissan will price their Juke compact crossover from £12,795 when it goes on sale in the United Kingdom in September. The Juke will target the supermini segment, and this means that Ford’s Fiesta has a brand new rival. The Juke will come with three engine variations, the 117-horsepower 1.6-litre unit, a 110-horsepower 1.5-litre dCi turbodiesel and a 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol […]

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Nissan 370Z Roadster: Now On The Streets Of South Africa

Nissan’s 370Z Roadster has hit South African dealers. The brand new convertible from Nissan will be lower, leaner, lighter and faster than the previous 350Z model. Nissan decided from day one that there would be a drop-top and coupe version of the 370Z and this essentially helped them create two cars with similar engineering but different body-styles. “When work started […]

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Drag Race: Bugatti Veyron Vs Nissan GT-R R35 [Video]

On paper it’s easy to see who wins. The Veyron has 736kW while the GT-R has 357kW. Both feature AWD drive systems, and really quick 0-100km/h times. So — Veyron vs GT-R, need we say more?

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A Few Updates For South Africa’s Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan’s Pathfinder has received a hefty amount of upgrades which include changes to the 2.5-litre turbo diesel engine. The first changes start with a performance increase for the 2.5-litre dCi turbo diesel engine, where this is then followed by new safety features, new equipment and a few styling enhancements. Nissan added a Premium Infotainment System with SATNAV and a premium […]

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Nissan Navara LE: Brand New Luxurious Double Cab For South Africa

Similar to the UK Nissan Navara, South Africa’s version will now include a few upgrades. There will be a brand new double-cab leisure bakkie in an LE range. The luxurious Nissan Navara LE will boast a 2.5-litre dCi diesel engine with 140kW and 450Nm of torque. 4×4 power is included the LE range. Johan Kleynhans, Director of Sales, Marketing & […]

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Pricing For The UK Nissan Pathfinder And Navara

Nissan’s Pathfinder SUV and Navara are both available for order in Britain. The enhancements to the two models include a brand new 231-horsepower 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine, a refreshed exterior and a slight enhancement to interior equipment. The Navara 2.5dCi 190-horsepower pickup starts at a price of £19,807 for the Acenta King Cab. The price will rise to £25,682 for […]

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Senner Tuning — New Nissan 370Z Exhaust Means 16-Horsepower More

Senner Tuning has created a brand new exhaust system for the Nissan 370Z Sports Car. The pricing for the new kit starts at $1,900 and it’s completely custom. The diameter measures in at 130mm, in the shape of a wide oval. Power is increased by 16-horsepower to 347-horsepower.

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Unichip Remembers The Nissan 350Z — New ECU Upgrade

Unichip, a European tuner, has created something a little special for Nissan 350Z owners. Because the 370Z is already out and roaming the streets, Unichip has created a new power package for the older model. The plug-n-play U-Connect ECU for the 350Z will add another 20bhp to the V6 engine allowing for a total of 284bhp. The torque will rise […]

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Nissan Team Up With General Electric For Vehicle Charging Stations

Nissan and General Electric have reached an agreement for EV charging stations. The agreement will allow for a load of practical and accessible charging stations for the Leaf. The ‘smart’ charging stations will ease the current load on electric-power grids. At the moment many owners are charging their vehicles at home on a standard 110 volt, or 220 volt outlet. […]

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Infiniti Says No To Leaf EV Styling

Reports have said that Infiniti have rejected a few design proposals for their version a car similar to the Nissan Leaf. Details on this matter are limited, however Infiniti executives have hinted that the Leaf is too small for the luxury brand. Infiniti is looking for something more sportier, and more luxurious inside. Larry Dominique, the North American vice president […]

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