Tag: Nissan

Can You See Me Now? 2020 Nissan Sentra Debuts, Prepares to Fight Back Against Honda and Toyota

With America now fully retreated from the compact car space, Japan is left holding the bag in a dwindling market. For two automakers — Honda and Toyota — the abandonment of the compact car market has added wind to slackening sails, but their gain comes at the expense of other players. Nissan is one of […]

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Germans Submit Nissan Leaf To Painfully Brutal Crash Tests, All For Science

Electric vehicles pose additional challenges when it comes to safety, mainly due to the batteries’ high risk of catching fire during an impact. To find out how safe modern EVs are, DEKRA (German Motor Vehicle Inspection Association) has put the previous-generation Nissan Leaf and Renault Zoe (both rated at five stars in Euro NCAP testing) […]

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2020 Nissan Titan First Drive – Competent, but Not a Conqueror

Nissan’s full-size Titan pickup truck has a problem that Nissan engineers, marketers, and product planners will probably never fix. That problem? The truck isn’t built by one of the Detroit Three automakers. Ram, GM, and Ford each have such loyal followings that it seems like the full-size truck market is simply impenetrable. It’s not just […]

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Nissan’s Finances Still in the Toilet

<img data-attachment-id="1674038" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg" data-orig-size="925,627" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="nissan logo" data-image-description=" By Anton Watman/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1674038″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”413″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-75×51.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-768×521.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-120×81.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg 925w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Fulfilling earlier promises that the company had hit a wall and might require several years to […]

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Nissan X-Trail N-Trek Limited Edition Launches From AU$38,700

Nissan has expanded the X-Trail range in Australia by launching the new N-Trek Limited Edition. Based on the mid-spec ST-L, it slots under the range-topping Ti, and is limited to 500 units. Available in 2WD and 4WD configuration, pricing starts at AU$38,700 (US$26,526) and AU$40,700 (US$27,897), respectively. Both versions of the SUV are powered by […]

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Nissan Hits Parked Cars, Narrowly Misses Pedestrians, Then Tries To Escape On Three Wheels

The things some people will do behind the wheel is something that never ceases to amaze us. For instance, the man driving this Nissan Frontier went on a full-on rampage until he was apprehended by authorities – and it’s almost a miracle that nobody was hurt. Let’s run through what happened though, because this is […]

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Get Your Redesigned 2020 Nissan Patrol In Australia From AU$75,990

One of the best off-roaders in the market, the Nissan Patrol, has been massively improved for the 2020MY and is now on sale in Australia. Offered in two trim levels, the Ti and Ti-L, from AU$75,990 and AU$91,990 (US$52,363-US$63,388), respectively, before on-road costs, it’s powered by the 5.6-liter V8, developing 405 PS (400 HP) and […]

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Ouch…. Nissan GT-R R34 Loses It And Smashes Into A Wall During Livestream

This blue Nissan GT-R R34 had a really bad day at the drag strip, where it was being filmed and broadcast live on Twitch. The car was reportedly sending power only to its rear wheels at the time of the crash, which definitely didn’t help the driver in maintaining control. Still, while we’re not exactly […]

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Second Time Round: Infiniti Once Again Teases the QX55

<img data-attachment-id="1695550" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser.jpg" data-orig-size="768,384" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="infiniti-qx55-teaser" data-image-description=" infiniti ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser-450×225.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser-610×305.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1695550″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser-610×305.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”305″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser-610×305.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser-75×38.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser-450×225.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/infiniti-qx55-teaser-120×60.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> After teasing us with the most rudimentary sketch we’ve ever seen at this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Infiniti has followed up […]

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Infiniti Explains Brand’s Future Product Strategy, Design Language

<img data-attachment-id="1695510" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/INFINITI_Q_Inspiration_Concepts___image_02-e1572893201449.jpg" data-orig-size="4775,3075" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"Dominic Fraser","camera":"ILCE-7M3","caption":"The Q Inspiration and Qs Inspiration concepts call on forward-looking technology and daring design to reflect the brand\u2019s ethos.","created_timestamp":"1572251067","copyright":"\u00a9 2019 INFINITI","focal_length":"50","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.008","title":"INFINITI Q and Qs Inspiration","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="INFINITI Q and Qs Inspiration" data-image-description=" infiniti ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/INFINITI_Q_Inspiration_Concepts___image_02-e1572893201449-450×290.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/INFINITI_Q_Inspiration_Concepts___image_02-e1572893201449-610×393.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1695510″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/INFINITI_Q_Inspiration_Concepts___image_02-e1572893201449-610×393.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”393″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/INFINITI_Q_Inspiration_Concepts___image_02-e1572893201449-610×393.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/INFINITI_Q_Inspiration_Concepts___image_02-e1572893201449-75×48.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/INFINITI_Q_Inspiration_Concepts___image_02-e1572893201449-450×290.jpg 450w, […]

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The Most And Least Depreciated Cars, SUVs And Trucks After Five Years Of Ownership

Depreciation is a fact of life and it can be either helpful or hurtful. When it comes to new cars, depreciation can be especially bad as some models lose most of their value within the first few years of ownership. As part of a study, iSeeCars analyzed more than 7.7 million vehicle sales to determine […]

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Renault Posts Disappointing Third-Quarter Results, Global Sales Down 4.4 Percent

These are not the best times for the Renault Group and the company’s third quarter results reflect that, as sales were down 4.4 percent to 852,198 units, with revenue falling by 1.6 percent to €11.29 billion ($12.54 billion). The company said the disappointing results were also due to a drop in production at partners Nissan […]

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Nissan to Shed Plants?

<img data-attachment-id="1660790" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2020RC3-4-e1549564372169.jpg" data-orig-size="4275,2849" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"Jeremy Cliff","camera":"NIKON D850","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1548857983","copyright":"","focal_length":"95","iso":"200","shutter_speed":"0.033333333333333","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2020 Nissan Rogue Sport" data-image-description=" Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2020RC3-4-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2020RC3-4-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1660790 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2020RC3-4-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″> As it moves forward with efforts to streamline its operations and reverse a dismal financial situation, Nissan is reportedly mulling the sale of two of its European plants. One cranks […]

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