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4 Cars Worth Waiting For in 2016-18

February 20th, 2015 · No Comments

Waiting for glittering new car models to come to market is not something engine heads are ever likely to do with any level of ease, but it’s something we have to do nonetheless. With 2015 firmly underway and new models like the Ford Mustang RTR and the Chevy Colorado ZR2 already on the horizon, we’re [...]

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Nissan Versa Concept

June 18th, 2013 · No Comments

Nissan’s own Nismo performance division presented a sported-up concept that will soon enter production on the sidelines of the Super GT International Series Malaysia 2013. In Malaysia, Nissan offers the Versa as the Almera sedan, so the study carries the name “Almera Nismo Performance Package Concept”.

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Nissan Recalling Altima for Spare Tire Inflation

April 30th, 2013 · No Comments

Nissan recalling a little over 123,000 examples of its 2013 Altima, over an issue with the spare tire. Japanese carmaker told the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) that the spare tire in these vehicles “may have been significantly over- or under-inflated”. Nissan’s dealers will do what regular owners should do from time to time [...]

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List of safest cars for 2013

January 3rd, 2013 · No Comments

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has revealed its annual Top Safety Picks List for new 2013 year. As we know, IIHS only evaluated 29 vehicles with its new testing procedures for TSP+. Luxury cars were the first groups evaluated.

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2013 Nissan Pathfinder SUV

August 3rd, 2012 · No Comments

Nissan has revealed its all-new 2013 Pathfinder SUV. The new platform, which is shared with the Infiniti JX crossover, helps shed 500 pounds (227 kg) of mass compared to the outgoing model, with the FWD model tipping the scales at 4,149 pounds (1,882 kg) and 4WD version at 4,290 pounds (1,946 kg).

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Nissan Recalling 34,000 Sentra Sedans

December 20th, 2011 · No Comments

Nissan recalling near 34,000 2010-2011 model year Sentra sedans because of a battery cable problem that could potentially cause the engines to stall. Nissan explained that the zinc coating applied to the terminal stud bolt may be too thick and as a result, it could lead to a voltage drop the can damage the engine [...]

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2013 Nissan GT-R

November 7th, 2011 · No Comments

Nissan unveiled a 2013 Nissan GT-R towards the end of fall or the beginning of winter. The new 2013 GT-R version carries the 2012MY designation in Japan and Europe, and the 2013MY moniker for the North American market. Starting with the 3.8-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine, a raft of upgrades that include but are not limited [...]

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Five minivans earn IIHS Top Safety Pick award

November 2nd, 2011 · No Comments

The best selling minivan has earned the IIHS Top Safety Pick award. The 2012 Chrysler Town & Country joins the Honda Odyssey, the Dodge Grand Caravan, the Volkswagen Routan and Toyota Sienna at the top of IIHS’s rankings.

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Nissan NV200 Taxi

October 25th, 2011 · 1 Comment

As we know, NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission selected the Nissan NV200 as the exclusive cab of New York for the next 10 years. The public as well as taxi owners will be able to see and feel the Nissan NV200 Taxi in person almost a year before it enters service, at the Nissan Taxi [...]

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Video: Nissan GT-R Crashing into Parked Cars

July 11th, 2011 · No Comments

Crazy, crazy russians. The shocking crash test was caught on film by a pair of security cameras im Moscow. The GT-R driver was either street racing with another car or simply trying out the full potential of his high-performance sports coupe on the streets of Moscow. He failed to steer left after passing a black [...]

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