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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,…

Nissan coo updates region on value up

Nissan coo updates region on value up

Dubai – Toshiyuki Shiga, Nissan Motor Company’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) visited Dubai recently as part of Nissan’s global update on the Value-Up plan. As a testament to Nissan Value-Up objectives Nissan commits to achieve over 50% growth over the Nissan 180 sales achievement in the region. Shiga explained the…

Carlos ghosn appointed honorary knight commander

Carlos ghosn appointed honorary knight commander

Tokyo – Carlos Ghosn, Nissan’s President and CEO, has been appointed an Honorary Knight Commander of the British Empire.  In a statement issued recently, the British Embassy in Tokyo explained the honour is in recognition of Ghosn’s distinguished contribution to relations between the United Kingdom and Japan. It will be…

2007 Nissan Pathfinder | road test

  One of the few global manufacturers to offer a complete range of SUVs throughout major markets worldwide, Nissan introduced the all-new Pathfinder in the Middle East region at last year’s 8th Middle East International Motor Show in Dubai with sales beginning in April this year. The new Pathfinder arrives…