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August 27, 2015

Here's another look at the Infiniti Q30 hatchback

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Infiniti has released another photo of the Q30 hatchback ahead of its official debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

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August 13, 2015

2016 Infiniti Q70 Premium Select Edition debuts at Pebble Beach

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Infiniti has unveiled the 2016 Infiniti Q70 Premium Select Edition that is debuting this week at at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The Q70 Premium Select Edition adds dark chrome trim, a darkened lower rear bumper, a rear spoiler and unique 20-inch wheels and unique Graphite or Stone semi-aniline leather seats.

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August 11, 2015

Infiniti confirms Q30, QX30 and Q60 Coupe to arrive in 2016

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Infiniti has revealed some of its future production plans, which includes the introduction of the compact 2017 Q30 and QX30 models, in addition to the all-new Q60 Coupe. The Q30 and QX30, which were previewed in concept form, will go on sale in late spring/ early summer 2016, while the Q60 Coupe will go on sale by the fall.

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July 23, 2015

Infiniti Q30 caught in Prague

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Earlier this week Infiniti announced that the small Q30 would debut in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Infiniti also released an official photo, which showed off the front of the Q30, but now we have our first look at the rear. The Q30 was recently caught filing an ad in Prague.

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July 21, 2015

Infiniti Q30 revealed ahead of its Frankfurt debut

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Infiniti has revealed the new Q30 small ahead of its official world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Designed for more urban buyers, the small Q30 looks close to the concept version that previewed it two years ago.

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July 13, 2015

Would a NISMO-tuned Nissan Maxima make it a true sports sedan?

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Nissan continues to bill the Maxima as a four-door sports sedan, but over the years it's been debatable about how much of that was actually true. Now that the all-new 2016 Maxima is here, Nissan is reportedly looking at the possibility of adding a sportier NISMO-tuned version.

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July 9, 2015

2016 Nissan Rogue a few more features

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Nissan Rogue sales have really taken off, with sales increasing 54.3 percent in June alone and 36.3 percent in the first six months of this year. Nissan hopes to continue that momentum with the 2016 Rogue, which is getting some new features.

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July 7, 2015

Nissan Leaf buyers now get free charging in Boston

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Nissan has announced that its "No Charge to Charge" promotion is now available for Boston-area Nissan Leaf buyers. The promotion provides two years of free public charging and includes access to fast chargers that can charge the Leaf from empty to 80 percent in about 30 minutes.

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July 1, 2015

Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid and Infiniti QX60 Hybrid are done

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Nissan has reportedly decided to kill the hybrid versions of the Nissan Pathfinder and Infiniti QX60 SUVs. The 2016 Pathfinder and QX60 will only be available in the regular gasoline-powered versions.

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June 30, 2015

2016 Nissan Leaf battery updates will bring a longer driving range

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In an attempt to combat falling sales, Nissan has announced plans to unveil the 2016 Leaf, which is getting a midcycle update that will give it a longer driving range. The improvements to the Leaf includes a new battery that will deliver 30 kwh of power compared to the current 24 kwh battery. The more powerful battery could give the Leaf a driving range around 105-110 miles.

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June 19, 2015

Infiniti teases 2016 Q30 ahead of its Frankfurt debut

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Infiniti has released a photo of a camouflaged Q30, which is going to officially debut in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The Q30 was previewed as a concept two years ago in Frankfurt and now the production version is slated to go on sale in Europe by the end of this year.

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June 16, 2015

2016 Nissan Altima and Sentra to get a big refresh

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The all-new 2016 Nissan Maxima is a big departure from the last generation with its bold exterior, which now makes it the most stylish sedan in Nissan's four sedan lineup. Well Nissan has some changes in store for the 2016 Altima and Sentra, which are both getting a refresh that will be more extensive than just a simple facelift.

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June 12, 2015

Nissan Juke-R Nismo concept teased ahead of its Goodwood debut

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Nissan has released a teaser of the Juke-R Nismo concept that is going to debut later this month at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The Juke-R Nismo concept is a follow up to the original GT-R-powered Juke-R.

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May 28, 2015

2015 Nissan Rogue [REVIEW]

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The Nissan Rogue was all new for 2014. Entering it's second generation the Rogue has grown in size and styling just in time, as the small SUV segment is currently the most hotly contested. With stalwarts such as the Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, and Toyota RAV4, Nissan had its work cut out for it to remain competitive. Luckily the new Rogue has shed its rental car image and is now a formidable contender.

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April 21, 2015

2016 Nissan Maxima: Production kicks off in Tennessee

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Nissan has announced that production of the all-new 2016 Nissan Maxima has started at its plant in Smyrna, Tennessee. The eighth-generation Nissan Maxima continues its mission as a "4-Door Sports Car" with its bold exterior and 300-hp V6.

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April 20, 2015

2015 Nissan Leaf: The Future is Here [REVIEW]

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In 2011 Nissan launched the first mainstream electric car, the Leaf. To much fanfare, it was introduced and went on sale right about the same time as Chevy's Volt. While not technically direct competitors, since the Leaf is a true electric vehicle and the Volt a plug-in hybrid, they engaged in a sales battle over who would win the hard earned dollars of early eco adopters. Now four years later, it appears the Leaf has won and after a week living with one, I can easily understand why.

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April 10, 2015

2016 Nissan 370Z priced at $30,815

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Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2016 370Z Coupe, 370Z NISMO and 370Z Roadster, which are on sale now. The 370Z Coupe starts at $30,815 with the destination fees included, while the 370Z NISMO will set you back $42,815 and the 370Z Roadster starts at $42,645.

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April 8, 2015

Mercedes and Nissan join forces to build midsize pickup

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Last month we thought that Mercedes was pulling an early April Fools prank when it announced plans to develop a midsize pickup, but it's completely true and now we're learning more. Mercedes and Nissan have confirmed that they are working together on a new Mercedes pickup that will be based on the Nissan NP300/ Navara.

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April 2, 2015

All-New 2016 Nissan Maxima debuts in NYC and starts at $32,410

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The Nissan Maxima has renewed it's quest to earn the "4-Door Sports Car" title, with Nissan's debut of the all-new 2016 Maxima at the New York Auto Show. It's hard to decide which is more captivating, a new iteration of Nissan's "V-motion" grille or the most unmistakable C-pillar in the industry. Both turn heads while the sides provide a lot of surface detailing to tease your eyes. You'll either love the new Maxima's looks or not.

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March 25, 2015

Updated 2016 Infiniti QX50 will take the stage in New York

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Infiniti is going to reveal a new QX50 crossover next month at the New York Auto Show. Infiniti hasn't released any photos of the new 2016 QX60, but did reveal that it's wheelbase has increased more than three inches and that it has new front and rear fascias, wheels, side sills, as well as a slightly higher ride stance.

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March 16, 2015

Nissan's 2016 GT-R glows in gold

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Nissan has unveiled the 2016 GT-R, which sees the introduction of the 45th Anniversary Gold Edition GT-R. Based on the GT-R Premium model, the 45th Anniversary Gold Edition GT-R commemorates the GT-R's long heritage of world-class high performance.

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March 4, 2015

Nissan Sway concept previews Nissan's future hatchbacks

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Nissan has revealed the new Sway concept at the Geneva Motor Show, which it says is "is a glimpse at how a future generation of compact Nissan models might look if the company's striking new design language was applied to a European hatchback."

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March 3, 2015

Infiniti joins the subcompact crossover party with the QX30 concept at Geneva

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Infiniti's portfolio of smaller models is blossoming. The QX30 concept is proof of that, as it will likely join the Q30, also still currently a concept, in Infiniti's new compact family.

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February 24, 2015

Nissan Xterra will disappear from the U.S. after this year

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It's being reported that the Nissan Xterra's days are numbered, since the report claims that the Xterra will be discontinued after the 2015 model year. According to a source the Xterra is getting the axe since it won't comply with the new safety and emissions regulations that are scheduled to come into effect in 2016.

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Nissan Sway concept teased ahead of its debut next week in Geneva

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Nissan recently asked its designers to come up with a radically styled hatchback, that would be as daring as the the Qashqai and Juke models. What they came up with is the Sway concept, which is going to debut next week at the Geneva Motor Show.

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February 19, 2015

Infiniti releases the first photo of the QX30 Concept

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Infiniti has released the first photo of the new QX30 crossover concept that is going to debut next month at the Geneva Motor Show. The concept hints at the upcoming QX30 compact crossover that will share its platform with the compact Q30.

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February 5, 2015

Infiniti QX30 compact crossover concept set for Geneva debut

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Infiniti is going to give the world a preview of its upcoming QX30 compact crossover with a concept version that is going to debut at the Geneva Motor Show next month. The QX30 and its Q30 hatchback sibling will both be built on the same MFA platform as the Mercedes A-Class and GLA models.

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February 3, 2015

2016 Nissan Maxima revealed ahead of its debut in New York

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Following its debut this weekend in Nissan's "With Dad" Super Bowl commercial, Nissan has announced that the all-new 2016 Maxima will have its world debut at the New York Auto Show in April.

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February 2, 2015

Nissan GT-R LM NISMO racer to debut at the Chicago Auto Show

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After its quick cameo in Nissan's "With Dad" Super Bowl commercial, Nissan has announced that the GT-R LM NISMO race car will make a two-week pit stop at the Chicago Auto Show this month. Before the GT-R LM NISMO competes in the Le Mans 24 Hours race, it will be part of Nissan's NISMO display at the show.

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February 1, 2015

2016 Nissan Maxima debuts in Nissan's Super Bowl spot [VIDEO]

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During today's big game, Nissan aired a spot called "With Dad" that is meant to "depict the struggle of work-life balance facing many American families." The big surprise is at the end of the 90-second commercial the all-new 2016 Nissan Maxima is revealed.

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January 19, 2015

2016 Nissan Altima to get "significant" update

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Even though the midsize sedan segment isn't growing nearly as fast as it used to, it's still an incredibly important segment, which explains why Toyota gave the 2015 Camry such a significant update. Now Nissan is reportedly going to follow Toyota's path with a big midcycle update planned for the 2016 Altima.

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January 15, 2015

Next-Gen Nissan Leaf will go head-to-head with 200-mile range Chevy Bolt

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Now that Chevy has officially upped the ante with the debut of the 200-mile range Chevy Bolt electric vehicle, it's time for other EVs to follow suit. The Nissan Leaf is currently the most popular fully-electric vehicle on the market and Nissan hopes to keep that title with a "high-output" version of the next Leaf that could have an even longer driving range than the upcoming Bolt.

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January 12, 2015

2016 Nissan XD debuts with 310-hp 5.0L Cummins Diesel

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Nissan has unveiled the all-new 2016 Nissan Titan pickup at the Detroit Auto Show. The Titan XD is the first of the new generation of Nissan Titan models. According to Nissan it offers the effortless towing and hauling of the larger, more expensive heavy-duty trucks - yet has the fuel-efficiency and affordability of half-ton pickups.

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January 9, 2015

Nissan and NASA to Partner on Autonomous Vehicles

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Nissan and NASA have announced the formation of a five-year research and development partnership to advance autonomous vehicle systems. Nissan's U.S. Silicon Valley Research Center and NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, Calif., will focus on autonomous drive systems, human-machine interface solutions, network-enabled applications, and software analysis and verification.

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January 7, 2015

2016 Nissan Titan Teased Again in 'Truckumentary' Series [VIDEO]

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Nissan has released another teaser video of the 2016 Titan pickup, which is part of its multi-chapter "Nissan Titan Truckumentary." This chapter is titled "The Quarterback" and it features Rich Miller, Director of Product Planning and Titan Chief Product Specialist.

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January 6, 2015

Here are More Photos of the Infiniti Q60 Coupe Concept

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More photos of the Infiniti Q60 Coupe concept have been released ahead of its debut next week at the Detroit Auto Show. The concept is very close to the 2016 Q60 that will be introduced later this year, while a convertible version is expected within the next two years.

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January 5, 2015

Infiniti Q60 Concept Revealed Prior to its Detroit Debut

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Infiniti has released the first official photo of the Q60 concept that is going to debut next week at the Detroit Auto Show. The Q60 concept is a thinly disguised concept version of the next-generation 2016 Q60 coupe.

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January 2, 2015

2015 Nissan Sentra Gets Some Upgrades

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On the outside the 2015 Nissan Sentra hasn't changed since the current generation arrived at the end of 2012, but on the inside Nissan is giving the Sentra a number of interior comfort and convenience enhancements.

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December 29, 2014

560-HP Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge May Not Happen

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At the beginning of this year Infiniti revealed the Q50 Eau Rouge concept, which previewed a high-performance version of the Q50 that borrowed its engine from the Nissan GT-R. With 560 horsepower on tap, the Q50 Eau Rouge would give Infiniti a much needed performance model, but now it may not happen.

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December 18, 2014

Infiniti Vision Gran Turismo Concept Revealed [VIDEO]

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Infiniti has now joined other automakers like BMW, Nissan and VW that have created unique vehicles for the Gran Turismo 6 video game. Infiniti has revealed the Vision Gran Turismo concept, which is now available to download.

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