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April 14, 2014

Updated 2015 Infiniti Q70 and QX80 Are Headed to New York

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Infiniti has confirmed that updated versions of the 2015 Q70 sedan and the QX80 SUV will debut at the New York Auto Show this week.

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2015 Nissan Murano Officially Unveiled

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As promised Nissan is going to unveil the 2015 Nissan Murano in two days at the New York Auto Show, but today we have the first batch of photos and info about the new crossover.

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April 11, 2014

Updated 2015 Nissan Versa Sedan Unveiled Ahead of its New York Debut

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Nissan has unveiled the updated 2015 Nissan Versa sedan, which is going to debut next week at the New York Auto Show. The 2015 Versa sedan gets several updates including new front and rear fascias, a range of interior refinements, and new grade level and packaging content.

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April 4, 2014

Sebastian Vettel Drives the 560-hp Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge (Video)

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Infiniti is currently testing running prototype versions of the Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge that debuted at both the Detroit Auto Show and Geneva Motor Show earlier this year. Infiniti has released a video of the Q50 Eau Rouge being driven by four time Formula one world champion Sebastian Vettel as he tests it at Millbrook Proving Ground automotive testing facility.

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March 24, 2014

2015 Nissan Murano Gets Teased (Video)

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Although it was already rumored, Nissan has confirmed that the 2015 Nissan Murano is going to debut next month at the New York Auto Show. Nissan is also giving the world an early peek at the 2015 Murano in a quick video.

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March 17, 2014

Infiniti Four-Door Coupe in the Works with 700-HP?

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New reports have surfaced about Infiniti's upcoming flagship sedan, which will reportedly take styling cues from the Infiniti Essence concept and feature a four-door coupe body to go head to head with models like the Porsche Panamera and Maserati Quattroporte.

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March 13, 2014

2016 Nissan GT-R Rumored to Have 800-HP Hybrid Powertrain

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It's already been reported that the next-gen 2016 Nissan GT-R is going to get a hybrid powertrain, but now it's being speculated that it could pack up to 800-HP. Yup you read that right,the next GT-R could reach new heights.

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March 11, 2014

Nissan is Going to Unveil a New Sedan Concept in Beijing

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Nissan has announced that it is going to debut a new sedan concept at the upcoming Beijing Motor Show next month. The new concept is a follow up to last year's Friend-ME concept (shown here) and is designed for the "Chinese digital lifestyle."

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March 4, 2014

Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge Concept Comes to Life with 560-HP

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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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February 21, 2014

2015 Nissan Murano Will Have its World Debut in Geneva

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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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February 19, 2014

Infiniti Will Reveal the Q50 Eau Rouge Concept's Turbocharged Engine in Geneva (Video)

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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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February 13, 2014

2015 Nissan Murano Confirmed for New York Debut

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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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February 6, 2014

Nissan Frontier Diesel Runner Tests the Water for a Diesel-Powered Frontier

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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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2015 Nissan Versa Note SR Debuts in Chicago With Sportier Styling

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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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January 21, 2014

Refreshed 2015 Nissan GT-R Starts at $101,770

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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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January 16, 2014

Infiniti is Working on Two High-Performance Models With Up to 600-HP

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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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January 13, 2014

Nissan Sport Sedan Concept Provides a Glimpse at the Next-Generation Maxima

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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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January 9, 2014

2014 Nissan Leaf Starts at $28,980

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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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January 2, 2014

Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge Concept Revealed (Video)

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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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December 31, 2013

Nissan Sport Sedan Concept Set for Debut at the Detroit Auto Show

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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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December 5, 2013

Infiniti to Reveal Formula One Inspired Q50 Concept at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show

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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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November 21, 2013

Nissan Sentra NISMO Concept is a Sentra That Needs to be Built

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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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November 19, 2013

Nissan IDx NISMO and IDx Freeflow Concepts Are Nissan's Answer to the Scion FR-S/ Subaru BRZ

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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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2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO Debuts in Tokyo with 600 Horsepower

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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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2014 Nissan Sentra Gets Some Updates to Make it Drive Better

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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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November 15, 2013

2014 Nissan Xterra Gets a Few Updates and Starts at $23,110

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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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November 12, 2013

Nissan 3E Glass-Type Device to Debut in Tokyo

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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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November 8, 2013

Nissan BladeGlider EV Sports Car Concept Unveiled

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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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November 7, 2013

Next-Gen Nissan GT-R will Get a Hybrid Powertrain

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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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October 28, 2013

Nissan Teases the Next-Gen Qashqai and Calls it the "Most Significant Car in its Modern History"

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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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October 26, 2013

2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid Starts at $35,110

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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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October 22, 2013

Consumer Reports Dings the 2014 Lexus IS 250 and Infiniti Q50

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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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October 21, 2013

Infiniti Mulls a Large Four-Door Coupe

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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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October 18, 2013

Nissan to Preview a RWD Toyota GT 86 Competitor at the Tokyo Motor Show

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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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October 17, 2013

Nissan's ZEOD RC Electric Race Car to Debut This Weekend in Japan

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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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October 15, 2013

First 2014 Nissan Rogue Rolls Off the Line in Tennessee

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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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October 4, 2013

2014 Nissan Pathfinder Starts at $28,850

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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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September 29, 2013

2014 Nissan Murano Starts at $28,440

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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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September 27, 2013

Current Gen Nissan Rogue to be Sold Alongside the All-New 2014 Rogue

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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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September 24, 2013

Nissan Becomes Exclusive Automotive Partner for Apple iTunes Radio

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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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