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Nissan’s Qashqai Facelift Will Hit Local Showrooms In Mid April

Nissan has updated their Qashqai for the 2010 year with a slight facelift. The Crossover from Nissan will arrive in South Africa later this month where it will be in two forms, a five-seater and a 7-seater called the Qashqai+2. There will be a new front which boasts a new bonnet, front bumper, distinct grille and headlamps. 12-LED tail lights […]

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Switzer Bumps The Nissan GT-R Up To 800-Horsepower

Switzer Performance has released a new package for a Nissan GT-R. Switzer was contacted by someone who felt that the current GT-R was a bit, ‘Meh’. He needed something, more. More power, maybe? That’s the case right here as the tuning firm added a P800 power kit which includes new turbochargers and new intercoolers. There is about 800-horsepower with a […]

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Renault-Nissan And Daimler AG Have Announced Their Partnership

Brussels, a Belgium city, hosted the announcement between Daimler AG and Renault-Nissan for a collaboration on various products. It’s been confirmed that the three automakers will join forces for future products, where they would share components. Daimler has been looking for someone to help out with costs of smaller vehicles, and it seems as if Renault-Nissan is the answer. The […]

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The Nissan Quest Minivan Has Been Teased

Nissan has released a teaser for their next-generation Quest mini-van which will be on sale during the 2011 year. Nissan said, “The next-generation Nissan Quest presents a new paradigm in family mobility. Along with top levels of quality and reliability, the all-new design is a fusion of sophistication, security and thoughtful utility for both families and empty-nesters alike. The new […]

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Nissan’s Leaf Has Been Priced For The US Market

The Nissan Leaf, and all-electric vehicle, will go for sale in the US market for $25,280, and this includes federal tax. This model is more expensive than the traditional petrol and diesel vehicles from the automaker. There will be a body which is slightly larger than the Tiida and it will have five doors. The power will come from an […]

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Daimler And Nissan Are Talking About Swapping Engine And Electric Technology

Reports have said that Daimler and Nissan are currently talking about a possible collaboration which will see the two firms swap engine and electric vehicle technology. Details are currently limited, however, Nissan are hoping to receive large engine plans from Daimler, where in return, Daimler would receive electric knowledge from the Japanese. Following these reports, the Japan’s Nikkei business daily […]

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Interested In A Nissan 370Z Gullwing? LSD Makes This Possible

If you want gull-wing door plates for your 370Z, well then LSD has the package on offer for 1649 Euro. The package will include a new GRS (Guided Roller System) and this will offer safety and precision when you open your door. The LSD plates can be fitted quickly without welding of painting works, and this essentially means that it […]

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Nissan’s Leaf Finds Its 3rd Manufacturing Home In The UK

Nissan’s new Leaf electric vehicle will find its third manufacturing home in the United Kingdom. The Leaf will start production in Oppama, Japan later this year where it will come to Smyrna, Tennessee in the USA by 2012. Following this will be the Sunderland plant in the UK which starts production during the 2013 year. The Sunderland plant will pump […]

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Nissan Build Build A Russia-Only Murano In Russia

Nissan has announced their plans to build a brand new Murano SUV at their St Petersburg factory in Russia. The production will start in 2011 and this model will be for the Russian market only. Since 2005 there have been 9,000 Murano’s sold in Russia. The automaker has said that they will boost staff in the St Petersburg factory from […]

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The 2011 Nissan GT-R Will Cost $84,060 In America

Nissan has released the pricing for their US market 2011 GT-R sports car. The sports car will only be available in the US market as the GT-R Premium and this means that there will only be all-wheel-drive support. The retail price has been suggested to be US$84,060, and this doesn’t include tax. The price is about $1,000 more than the […]

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The Nissan GT-R Racer Has Been Revealed At The FIA GT1 Launch

Sumo Power GT and Swiss Racing Team has revealed their new FIA GT1-spefication Nissan GT-R race cars. The racers will take place in to the 2010 FIA GT1 World Championship.

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Nissans Recall For Brake Problems — USA Is Effected, South Africa Isn’t

Nissans Recall For Brake Problems — USA Is Effected, South Africa Isn’t

Nissan has announced that they are going to inspect, and recall if necessary, a few cars which might have brake pedal errors. At the moment there are no cases of injury from this problem. “At Nissan, we’re committed to the safety and satisfaction of our customers. We regret any inconveniences that our customers may experience as we take these precautions,” […]

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Nissan’s Juke Crossover Shows Its Face In Geneva

Nissan new Juke is on show at the Geneva Show. The new Juke will boast a new styling for the outside as well as an interior which is inspired by motorbikes. There will be a 190-horsepower range topping turbocharged petrol engine which uses a four-wheel-drive layout. The Juke can hold five-passengers and it will have an overall length of 4,135mm.

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Nissan’s New Micra Shows Its Face At The Geneva Motor Show

The new Nissan Micra has been revealed at the Geneva Motor Show, and it will be built on Nissan’s new V-platform. The new supermini will be be the fourth-generation model and it will have an extended wheelbase. The engine range will include a naturally aspirated 1.2-litre three-cylinder petrol unit with 80-horsepower and 108Nm of torque. The turbocharged unit will have […]

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Nissan’s Pathfinder & Navara Have Received A Facelift

Nissan has facelifted the European versions of the Pathfinder SUV and Navara pick up models. These two will stay in competition with their new looks which include subtle engine upgrades. It was said that the engine will be a new 3.0-litre V6 diesel unit, where the 2.5-litre diesel will have a few changes here and there. The Pathfinder and Navara […]

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