Infiniti originally unveiled the Q50 Eau Rouge concept earlier this year at the Detroit Auto Show, but failed to tell us what powered the concept. Now Infiniti has revealed that the Q50 Eau Rouge has borrowed the Nissan GT-R's 3.8L V6 engine, which generates 560-hp and 442 lb-ft. of torque in the Infiniti concept.
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It was previously reported that Nissan is going to unveil the all-new 2015 Nissan Murano crossover at the New York Auto Show in April, but now it looks like it will actually have its world debut at the Geneva Motor Show, next month.
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Infiniti has announced that it will be bringing the Q50 Eau Rouge concept to the Geneva Motor Show next month. We first saw the concept at the Detroit Auto Show last month, but at the time Infiniti did not announce what was under the hood. Now we have confirmation that the concept is powered by a turbocharged engine and that it will be revealed at next month's show.
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Nissan is going to unveil the all-new 2015 Nissan Murano at the New York Auto Show in April. Although Nissan hasn't revealed any photos of the next-generation Murano, it's expected that it will borrow many styling cues from the Resonance concept (pictured here).
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Nissan has created a special version of the current Frontier, the Frontier Diesel Runner, which is powered by a 2.8L four-cylinder Cummins turbo diesel engine. Nissan is using the Frontier Diesel Runner project truck to see if there is enough customer interest in a future diesel powered Frontier.
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Nissan has announced two new trim levels for the 2015 Nissan Versa, which will go on sale this spring. The 2015 Nissan Versa Note SR debuted today at the Chicago Auto Show, which will be joined by the Versa Note SL.
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Nissan has revealed the pricing for the updated 2015 Nissan GT-R, which starts at $101,770 for the GT-R Premium, $111,510 for the GT-R Black Edition and $115,710 for the GT-R Track Edition.
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Infiniti is reportedly working on two new flagship performance models that will have as much as 600 horsepower, according to remarks made by CEO Johan de Nysschen at the Detroit Auto Show.
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Nissan gave the world a preview of the next generation Nissan Maxima today with the debut of the Sport Sedan concept at the Detroit Auto Show. The Sport Sedan concept also previews future Nissan design themes, including the V-Motion front aspect, distinctive "floating" roof and boomerang-shaped lamps.
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Nissan is giving the 2014 Nissan Leaf a small price hike over the 2013 model, which now starts at $28,980 before any federal or state tax incentives are applied. The 2014 Leaf is available in three trim levels: S, SV and SL.
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Infiniti has taken the wraps off the Q50 Eau Rouge concept, which it says is inspired by Infiniti's involvement in Formula One. The Q50 Eau Rouge Concept draws inspiration for aerodynamic design from the technical collaboration between Infiniti and four-time Formula One World Champions Infiniti Red Bull Racing.
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Nissan has announced plans to unveil the new Sport Sedan Concept at the Detroit Auto Show next month. According to Nissan, the new concept "previews a new energetic design direction that amplifies Nissan's legendary approach of applying sports car principles to a sedan." Is it a preview of the next Maxima?
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Infiniti has announced that it will unveil a Formula One inspired concept car based on the Q50 sedan at the next month at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. Infiniti has released this single teaser photo of the concept that i says represents the brand's design vision of a high performance variant of Q50.
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Nissan continues to expand its NISMO lineup and now it is teasing a new NISMO version of the Sentra, the Sentra NISMO concept. Anyone who's driven the Sentra knows that it is not sporty at all, but the NISMO concept adds some much needed "performance" into the mix.
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The Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ may soon have some competition from Nissan. Nissan has just unveiled its answer to the rear-wheel-drive twins with the IDx NISMO and IDx Freeflow concepts that are debuting in Tokyo. According to Nissan, the IDx Freeflow is a is a casual/lifestyle-focused vision, while the IDx NISMO is an ultra-sporty model of the future.
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Nissan has unveiled the 2015 Nissan GT-R and the much anticipated GT-R NISMO version at the Tokyo Motor Show. The Nissan GT-R NISMO is now the one to get with its 3.8L V6 that puts out a whopping 600 horsepower and 481 lb-ft. of torque thanks to new high-flow, large diameter turbochargers, which are used for GT3 racing.
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When we tested the al-new 2013 Nissan Sentra last year, we dinged it for its unsporty driving characteristics and overall boring driving experience. Well Nissan has apparently noticed the issues as well, since the 2014 Sentra is getting bunch of new updates to improve the driving experience.
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The Nissan Xterra is one of the last truck based SUVs on the market, but Nissan hasn't announced any immediate plans to discontinue it. Nissan has announced the updates to the 2014 Xterra, which gets new wheels, an updated grille and more features like Bluetooth and an updated NissanConnect with navigation system.
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Nissan has revealed that it is working on a new 3E device that is similar to Google Glass. The device, which is very similar to the Google Glass device can be connected to the Internet, allowing the users to overlay acquired information on the glasses, record projected images, and communicate with others by sending information to their glasses.
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The 2013 Tokyo Motor Show is only a few weeks away and this year Nissan is going to unveil the BladeGlider electric sports car concept at the show. The three-seater electric sports car concept was developed with form following function, but the best part is that it previews an upcoming production vehicle.
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Nissan's sales and marketing boss Andy Palmer has confirmed that the next-generation Nissan GT-R will use an electric motor to boost performance and lower the GT-R's emissions. t's win-win, and I'd expect to see some form of hybridization on the next generation of car," Palmer told Autocar.
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In 10 days Nissan is going to unveil the new Qashqai crossover, its popular crossover that has found 2 million homes around the world. Nissan says that the new Qashqai has been reinvented from the ground up and is also the "most significant car in its modern history."
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Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2014 Pathfinder Hybrid, which starts at $35,110 for the Pathfinder SV 2WD Hybrid. The hybrid Pathfinder has a $3k price premium over the 3.5L V6 equipped Pathfinder.
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Consumer Reports is not giving the new 2014 Lexus IS 250 or Infiniti Q50 its coveted "recommended" rating, since both sedans failed to impress the magazine. Consumer Reports dinged the Lexus IS 250 for not being sporty and for its low fuel economy ratings, while the Infiniti Q50 failed to top its predecessor, the Q37.
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Infiniti is planning on expanding its lineup, but a large flagship sedan is not in the works. Infiniti is instead looking at the idea of a four-door coupe flagship that will be like the Porsche Panamera. According to Andy Palmer, Nissan's executive vice president responsible for global future products, Infiniti has no plans for a Mercedes S-Class competitor, but instead wants something different.
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Nissan is reportedly going to preview a new rear-wheel-drive coupe concept at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. The concept is Nissan's competitor to the Toyota GT 86/ Subaru BRZ/ Scion FR-S coupes. The details are scarce, but it's expected to draw styling cues from Nissan's past, but not the Z.
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This weekend fans of Nissan's ZEOD RC electric racecar in Japan will get to get up close and personal with the racecar. After eight months of development, design and construction the Nissan ZEOD RC electric racecar was unveiled today at the headquarters of Nissan's performance arm, NISMO, in Yokohama.
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The first all-new 2014 Nissan Rogue has rolled off the line at Nissan's plant in Tennessee. The first Rogue was also the 10 millionth vehicle to roll off the line at Nissan's Smyrna, Tenn. plant. The shift of Rogue production to the United States is part of Nissan's broader strategy to build where it sells. By 2015, Nissan aims to have 85 percent of its products that are sold in the United States produced in North America.
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Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2014 Nissan Pathfinder, which starts at $28,850. The current Pathfinder debuted only a year ago, but Nissan has given the 2014 model a few package upgrades. The 2014 Pathfinder also sees the introduction of the Pathfinder Hybrid.
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Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2014 Nissan Murano, which starts at $28,440 for the Murano S front-wheel-drive model amd $30,230 for the S AWD model. The 2014 Murano basically carries over into the new model year, but it does get a special value package for the SV level trim that adds navigation, bluetooth, Bose audio and a power liftgate for $2,270.
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Although an all-new 2014 Nissan Rogue is slated to arrive in showrooms in November, Nissan has announced that the current Rogue will live on. Due to its popularity, the current Rogue is being renamed the Rogue Select.
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Nissan has announced that it will serve as the exclusive automotive partner for the launch of Apple's iTunes Radio. One of the first vehicles to feature the iTunes Radio will be the new 2014 Nissan Rogue in addition to the Versa Note and Leaf.
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Toyota recently announced that the FJ Cruiser SUV will disappear after the 2014 model year and now Nissan is currently trying to decide if the Xterra will suffer the same fate. The Nissan Xterra SUV is part of a dying breed of body-on-frame SUVs that have an uncertain future thanks to the popularity of more modern crossovers.
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Datsun has unveiled its second all-new model, the Datsun GO+. Datsun also confirmed that the Datsun GO hatchback will become the second product in the brand's Indonesian range from 2014. The Datsun GO+ is a 5+2 MPV that will be produced in Indonesia and will be priced below 100 Million Indonesian rupiah.
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Nissan is reportedly going to preview the successor to the current 370Z at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. The preview is likely to be a concept car, but it will preview the next Z, which will be "smaller and lighter" according to Nissan development chief Andy Palmer.
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Nissan has unveiled the all-new 2014 Nissan Rogue that will arrive in November starting at $22,490. The all-new Rogue ditches the somewhat awkward styling of the last model, for a more grownup exterior that looks like a mini Pathfinder.
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This week at the Frankfurt Motor Show, Infiniti is going to unveil its new Q30 Concept, which is a direct preview of its new compact model that will go into production in 2015.
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Infiniti is teaming up with Gilt.com to sell two special versions of the new 2014 Q50 sedan: one designed by Thom Browne and the other by Zac Posen. Both will be sold on Gilt on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. ET.
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Nissan has announced that the 2014 Nissan Maxima is now on sale and starts at $31,000. The changes to the 2014 Maxima are small with only some package changes and two new colors.
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Infiniti has released the first official photo of the new Q30 concept, ahead of its debut next month at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The Q30 concept is a preview of a new compact Infiniti model.
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