While Nissan LEAF is known for the fuel economy that is offers to the consumers it is the third year that the car has been voted among the safest cars in the market. Nissan has made an announcement that the third year model LEAF has now joined hands with Nissan Altima and Infiniti M as it receives Top Safety Pick award for the year 2013. The company claims that IIHS also known as Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded top safety award for excellent performance in terms of safety.
The famed Nissan GT-R finally gets the nod as Nissan Motor plans to work on. NISMO, the enthusiastic global road car and motorsports division of the Nissan Motor Co, is creating a more powerful road version of the iconic Nissan GT-R. GT-R NISMO is the 3rd NISMO model to emerge as performance-oriented brand. The idea is to add innovative and exciting models in the Nissan line up. With its new headquarters at Yokohama, Japan, that opened officially today, NISMO already carries a vast experience in preparing and developing GT-R and their expertise will find the best use in making of GT-R NISMO.
The small car segment is really hot in Asian countries like India and therefore Nissan has decided to invade the market with a smaller car that competes some of the top local brands. Nissan Micra is the premium hatchback from Nissan stable that has been brought into India with joint venture with Renault. Nissan believes that with premium hatchbacks like Micra they will be able to compete some of the local hatchbacks that have already captured the market.
Let’s take a quick look at some of the top features of the vehicle in the Nissan Micra review below.
2013 Nissan GT-R model will be making debut at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, as the specifications of the GT-R model were unveiled by the Japanese last month. Almost identical to the 2013 JDM-spec GT-R, one sees minor updates and tweaks limited to engine’s internals. However, you will see basically the same output specifications as its predecessor. But the buyers will definitely see beefier torque and improved ride quality, thanks to some strategic modifications.
Get a brief 2014 Nissan Gt-R review here.
Nissan has always introduced better technologies through their vehicles and recently the company released the commercial for the all new 2013 Nissan Altima. The commercial begins with the explosion where the car breaks up into smaller fragments and then rebuilds itself on cellular level to transform into the new Altima. The car will be available in seven versions, Altima 2.5, Altima 2.5 S and Altima 2.5 SV, Altima 2.5 SL, Altima 3.5 S, Altima 3.5 SV and Altima 3.5 SL and the starting price for the vehicle is $21,500. All Altima 2.5 versions have QR25DE 2.5 liter DOHC 16 valve four cylinder engine that can perform without compromising the fuel efficiency. On the other hand, all Altima 3.5 vehicles have VQ35DE 3.5 liter DOHC 24 valve V6 engine.