Nissan News

Tuesday, 21 January 2020


20 January
Worst spin-off models, next-gen Nissan Z, VW needs to "slaughter sacred cows": Today's Car News

Spin-off models aren't always a good idea. They can pad an automaker's pockets with extra profit if executed properly. When executed poorly, they can get an automaker unwanted attention, eat development costs, and lower brand perceptions. We took a...

MotorAuthority

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20 January
Did You Know Nissan Almost Made a Mid-Engine Acura NSX Fighter?

Japan's economic swell in the 1980s and 1990s resulted in the production of many strange, wondrous vehicles. But for every car like the Nissan S-Cargo that reached the market, there was one that didn't and sadly, we're looking here at an example of...

The Drive

20 January
Takata airbag recall expands as Nissan, BMW, GM, Ferrari call back already repaired vehicles

More automakers are recalling vehicles already recalled and repaired in the ongoing Takata airbag recall. The latest surge in recalls covers vehicles that had a temporary replacement, or like-for-like repair, while regulators and automakers...

The Car Connection

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20 January
Nissan details the new Nissan Qashqai N-TEC Edition ahead of an all-new Qashqai

The new Nissan Qashqai N-TEC Edition is revealed in more detail as Nissan seeks to offer more value in the Qashqai range ahead of a new Qashqai later this year. A couple of weeks ago, Nissan revealed new N-TEC Edition versions of the Micra, Qashqai...

Cars UK

20 January
Nissan dealers give CEO an earful

A group of retailers gathered at Nissan's North American headquarters voiced frustration with slumping residual values and profitability and urged Makoto Uchida to provide faster product updates and greater marketing and incentive support.

Automotive News

19 January
Next-generation Nissan Z reportedly has 400 hp, retro design

The current Nissan 370Z made its debut for the 2009 model year. It's the definition of long in the tooth. Sounds like that's about to change. On Thursday, AutoBlog reported dealer sources who saw the car at dealer meeting said work is underway at...

MotorAuthority

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17 January
Nissan’s Ariya-derived EV Will Be as Fast or Faster Than a Z Car

Remember Nissan’s Ariya concept car? Well, you’d better, because it is slated to deliver a downpour of electric performance that might even put the Nissan 370Z to shame. This new bit of information comes from Nissan’s very own senior global design...

TopSpeed

17 January
2020 Nissan Maxima SR is Still a Sporty Surprise

The most recent Nissan Maxima has been around since 2015, and now, about five years into its life, Nissan crafted a good old midcycle refresh to entice potential buyers with some attractive new equipment. We took the updates as an opportunity to...

Automobile Magazine

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17 January
Nissan Z's future penciled in with retro design cues, up to 500 HP

Finally, it appears the Z has a solid future inside Nissan.

CNET - ROADSHOW

17 January
Montreal 2020: Nissan Shows off New 2020 Sentra, Reveals Pricing

Nissan rolled out the fully redesigned and overhauled 2020 Nissan Sentra in a Canadian premiere on the occasion of the Montreal Auto Show, and announced pricing for the five trims of the sedan that consumers here will have access to.

AUTO123

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17 January
Next-Gen Nissan Z will be inspired by the past

Nissan has confirmed that it’s working on a next-generation Z, but other than that Nissan hasn’t released any other details. Now it looks like sources have leaked some early details to Autoblog about what we can expect from the next Z. According to...

The Torque Report

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17 January
Next-Gen Nissan 370Z Will Have Manual Gearbox And Retro Z Design

The new 370Z will rely heavily upon the Fairlady Z back catalogue, and yes, it will have a manual gearbox option

Car Throttle

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17 January
Nissan 370Z Replacement To Get Twin-Turbo V6 Says Report

The Nissan 370Z replacement is expected to go on sale in the next couple of years and now a new report from Autoblog says we can expect it to pack a twin-turbo V6. Nissan dealer sources in the US, who have reportedly seen the new model,...

Zero2Turbo

16 January
Electric school buses, Taycan range, Nissan EV platform: Today’s Car News

VW diesel settlement funds are putting more electric school buses into service. Porsche’s Taycan Turbo S gets a sub-200-mile range rating. And Nissan’s top design executive talks electric-vehicle platform-sharing among the automaker’s alliance...

Green Car Reports

16 January
Nissan EVs will share platform with Infiniti, Renault, Mitsubishi

Nissan hasn’t launched a completely new dedicated electric vehicle in nearly 10 years. That’s all set to change soon with the introduction of not just one or two new EVs, but an entire new family of them—and potentially, by the middle of the decade,...

Green Car Reports

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16 January
Nearly-new buying guide: Nissan Leaf

The Leaf isn't the vehicle for thrill-seekers, but gives great bang for your buck Popular family EV can be had for £4000. We plug in to the used market The Nissan Leaf was the first mainstream family-sized electric car to hit the UK when it...

Autocar

13 January
Nissan/Renault: on manoeuvres

A break-up does not make long-term sense for two weak brands needing to defend margins

FT.com Autos

13 January
Nissan’s Renault plan, MI5 on Huawei, Boeing crisis

Nissan has accelerated secret contingency planning for a potential split from Renault

FT.com Autos

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12 January
Nissan e-4ORCE First Drive: New dual motor AWD control tech makes EVs quicker and safer

Nissan flew us out to Las Vegas during CES 2020 and put us up, allowing us to get a first-hand drive of the new e-4ORCE AWD technology going into their upcoming Ariya platform vehicles. We got to drive the new technology around the Las Vegas Motor...

Electrek

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09 January
This Nissan concept is next year’s electric alternative to the Rogue SUV

Nissan brought the Ariya electric concept to CES this year. [credit: Nissan ] When it comes to concept cars, there are two main kinds....

Ars Technica

08 January
Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn holds back nothing in first press conference since fleeing Japan

CARLOS Ghosn, the former chief executive officer of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance who recently fled house arrest in Japan while facing charges of financial irregularities, has held an extraordinary press conference in which he attempted to...

Sunday Times Driving

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07 January
Toyota confirms new Toyota Yaris-based SUV to rival Nissan Juke

News 20 Jan, 2020 New sub C-HR SUV teased by Japanese giant, will use same platform as latest Yaris supermini

Auto Express

07 January
Nissan N-Tec models arrive with styling and tech upgrades

Tue, 01/07/2020 - 14:49 Exclusive N-Tec versions of the Nissan Qashqai, X-Trail and Micra have been revealed

Carbuyer

06 January
Carlos Ghosn: Japan presses for ex-Nissan boss's extradition from Lebanon

The ex-Nissan boss reportedly escaped by train before being smuggled to Turkey in a flight case.

BBC News


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