Nissan

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…

2008 Nissan Altima | new car review

The Nissan Altima quickly became one of the most popular sedans in the market since its introduction in 2004. The next generation 2007MY Altima takes the model to even greater heights with a strikingly sleek, sculpted form with graceful yet boldly modern lines that immediately inspire passion. The sportiness of…

2007 Nissan Tiida | new car review

Given its exceptionally strong performance last year, small car enthusiasts are looking forward to what’s in store from the Tiida in 2007. A heightened sense of satisfaction and comfort can be enjoyed with  the Tiida as it offers an impressive level of quality that is best appreciated when seen, touched…

2009 Nissan Armada | road test

In 1588, King Philip of Spain assembled a huge fleet of ships with the intention of invading the British Isles. This massive Spanish Armada, many miles across, headed towards English shores before being torn apart by the Royal Navy. The Spanish boats were too large and cumbersome to take on…

2008 Nissan Altima Coupe 3.5 V6 | road test

Altimate Addiction I am addicted to Coupes, don’t know why but am sort of the two-door man. My first car was a two-door Coupe and so was my first 4×4. So when it came to handing down the keys of the Nissan Altima Coupe V6 test car, my editor knew…

2009 Nissan Tiida | road test

The release of the original Volkswagen Beetle all those decades ago single-handedly coined the term ‘car for the people’, and since then the major manufacturers have tried and tried, with varying levels of success, to produce an affordable car that people can fall in love with. These very special cars…

2008 Nissan Sunny | new car review

One of the most successful compact sedans in automotive history, the Sunny is renowned for its fuel economy, durability, affordability and low maintenance costs. For 2008, the Nissan Sunny still carries on unabatedly in the hotly contested compact car segment. Although the arrival of Nissan’s Tiida sedan has taken away…

2008 Nissan Qashqai | road test

Raking In The Qashqai It would seem to be the trend nowadays to put your PR/ad agency to the challenge by finding the most obscure name for your product and to see if they can come up with some method for the public to buy into what is in essence…

Nissan qashqai queued up for production

Nissan qashqai queued up for production

Sunderland – Nissan’s latest model, the Qashqai, will began rolling off the production recently at its plant in Sunderland, United Kingdom. The Qashqai is a compact crossover, combining the best attributes of a traditional family hatchback with the option of advanced 4×4 capabilities. With a total investment of €322.8 million,…