Nissan

2008 Nissan Murano | new car review

Nissan’s trump card in the luxury compact utility segment, the Murano plays its part with great aplomb in its chosen category. From a meandering climb up a mountain  trail to a jam-packed day in the city, the Murano is the crossover designed, engineered and built for your on-road adventures. But…

2008 Nissan Armada | new car review

If there is anything that Nissan’s full-size SUV, the Armada, would call home; we would like to say it’s nothing but the vast desolateness of the Empty Quarter – only in such a vast expanse will this SUV look in scale. Everywhere else, it looks huge and intimidating. This is…

2008 Nissan Altima | new car review

Nissan’s bread and butter car in the mid-size sedan category when it comes to the Middle East market, the Altima has grown up from being a basic no-nonsense sedan to one that bustles with new technologies. For the 2008, the Altima is totally new both inside as well as outside…

2008 Nissan 350Z | new car review

The 350Z is the fifth generation of Nissan’s Z car line and only its coupe version is available in the Middle East. The 350Z follows the classic front engine rear-wheel-drive format of true blue sports cars providing gorgeous looks with the power to deliver more smiles per mile. The 350Z…

2007 Nissan Sunny | new car review

2007 sees the evergreen Sunny model get a fresh outlook. One of the most successful compact sedans in automotive history and already renowned for its fuel economy durability, affordability and low maintenance costs, the Sunny still carries on unabatedly, quietly notching up increasing sales. This year, setting its sight on…

2007 Nissan Xterra | new car review

Introduced in 2005 in the North American market as the second-generation Xterra with the original “everything you need, nothing you don’t” sport utility ethos, for 2007 this vehicle takes a great leap forward with more power, more roominess and more utility. This mid-size SUV offers a standard 261-horsepower 4.0-litre DOHC…

2009 Nissan Armada | new car review

If Nissan’s giant, but noy economy-sized, sports utility (with two or four wheel drive) has a natural home, it is the vast desolateness of the Empty Quarter; only in such a vast expanse will this SUV look in scale. Everywhere else, it looks huge and intimidating. Tank-like sides, with a…

2008 Nissan Pathfinder | new car review

Created for those who want something halfway between a Murano and athe excellent Patrol, the Pathfinder is based on a Nissan’s ‘F-Alpha’ platform. It uses a fully boxed, all-steel ladder frame and adds an all-steel double wishbone front suspension with coil-over shocks and stabiliser bar. At the rear, an independent…

2008 Nissan 350z | new car review

Zero to sixty is a blur. But the experience isn’t. Boasting an impressive 294 bhp coupled with 371 Nm of torque, the utterly sexy 350Z makes use of some hi-tech materials in the form of ultra-lightweight aluminium in the suspension and engine, a carbon-fibre composite drive shaft, 18” 6-spoke aluminium…

2007 Nissan Maxima | new car review

For 2007, the Nissan Maxima receives some enhancements with a slightly redesigned exterior and an interior which has been spruced up. The Maxima’s heart remains its powerful, award-winning 3.0-litre 6-cylinder DOHC engine, now rated at 227 bhp and 288 Nm of torque. This engine has been listed in the ‘Ten…