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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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December 17, 2014

2016 Nissan Titan Teased Again, Debuts on Jan 12 [VIDEO]

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Nissan has released another teaser spot for the 2016 Titan pickup that is going to debut at the Detroit Auto Show on January 12.

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December 12, 2014

Infiniti Q60 Concept Previewed Ahead of its Debut at the Detroit Auto Show

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Infiniti is going to preview the next-generation Q60 coupe with the Q60 concept that is going to debut at the Detroit Auto Show. Infiniti has already stated that the concept will be very close to the production model.

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November 26, 2014

Nissan Gets Us Ready for the All-New Titan With the "Truckumentary"

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Nissan is going to reveal the all-new 2016 Nissan Titan pickup at the Detroit Auto Show in January, but Nissan is getting us ready for the new Titan now with a series of short videos. To give the world a closer look at the development of the new Titan, Nissan will release a series of short videos under the "Nissan Titan Truckumentary" banner.

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November 21, 2014

2015 Nissan Murano Priced at $30,445

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Nissan has released the pricing for the all-new 2015 Nissan Murano, which starts at $30,445. The all-new Murano debuted this week at the LA Auto Show and will officially arrive in showrooms on December 5.

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October 28, 2014

Nissan Kicks Crossover Concept Debuts in Sao Paulo

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Nissan has unveiled its newest concept, the Kicks concept at the the Sao Paulo Motor Show. The Kicks concept is a compact crossover that Nissan says was "inspired by the streets of Brazil and designed for its people."

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October 22, 2014

Nissan Teases a Compact Crossover Concept Ahead of its Debut in Sao Paulo

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Nissan has released a teaser photo of a new concept car that is going to debut next week at the Sao Paulo Motor Show in Brazil.

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October 21, 2014

2015 Nissan Pathfinder Starts at $30,395

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The current Nissan Pathfinder was all-new for the 2013 model year, so for 2015 there aren't any big changes. The 2015 Pathfinder now starts at $30,395.

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October 1, 2014

Infiniti Q80 Inspiration Concept is the 'Inspiration' for Infiniti's New Flagship

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Infiniti has unveiled the Q80 Inspiration concept that previews Infiniti's upcoming flagship sedan. Not only does the Q80 Inspiration concept hint at a new model, but it also provides a preview of Infiniti's future design language and powertrain technology.

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September 23, 2014

Infiniti Q80 Inspiration Concept's Rear End Revealed

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Infiniti has unveiled the Q80 Inspiration Concept ahead of its debut next month at the Paris Motor Show. According to Infiniti, the Q80 Inspiration is "Infiniti's vision of category-breaking, supreme luxurious driving - a top-of-the-line, four-seat fastback that rises above the crowd."

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September 18, 2014

Nissan Turns the Leaf EV into a Truck [VIDEO]

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Nissan's engineers have turned the Leaf EV into something unexpected, a truck. What you see here is Sparky, which is a Nissan Leaf crossed with a Nissan Frontier, brought to life by Nissan's Roland Schellenberg and Arnold Moulinet.

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September 12, 2014

2015 Infiniti QX70S Design Blacks Out for Paris

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According to Infiniti, "Dark Chrome is the new black" or at least it is for the Infiniti QX70S Design which is going to debut next month at the Paris Motor Show.

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September 3, 2014

2015 Infiniti Q70 Priced, Extended-Wheelbase Q70L Introduced

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Infiniti has announced the updates to the 2015 Infiniti Q70, which is now available in a new extended wheelbase model, the Q70L. For the new model year, the Q70 gets revised styling and interior updates.

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Infiniti Q80 Inspiration Concept Previews a New Flagship

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Infiniti has released a new sketch of the Q80 Inspiration concept that is going to debut on October 2 at the Paris Motor Show.

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August 31, 2014

2015 Nissan Rogue Starts at $23,650

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Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2015 Nissan Rogue, which starts at $23,650. The Rogue was all-new for 2014, so in its second model year, it's just getting a few small updates.

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August 26, 2014

Nissan IDx Concept Gets More Modern and Borrows the Next Z Platform

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Just last month it was reported that Nissan may not release a production version of last year's IDx concept - citing concerns that it needed a lower cost and lighter rear wheel drive platform. Although Nissan has yet to release any production details about the rear-wheel-drive coupe, a new report claims that it will be built on the same platform as the next-generation Nissan Z.

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August 22, 2014

2015 Nissan Frontier and Xterra Priced

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Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2015 Nissan Frontier pickup and Xterra SUV, which are both getting a few changes for the new model year.

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August 19, 2014

Infiniti Teases New Model Ahead of its Debut in Paris

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Infiniti has released a teaser photo of a new model that it plans to reveal at the Paris Motor Show in October. Other than the teaser photo Infiniti stated, "soon, Infiniti will share a vision - its soul - on a scale not seen before from the company."

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August 11, 2014

2015 Nissan 370Z Starts at $30,800

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Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2015 Nissan 370Z Coupe, 370Z Nismo and 370Z Roadster models. The base 370Z starts at $30,800 including destination, while the 370Z Nismo starts at $42,800 an the 370Z Roadster starts at $42,630.

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August 8, 2014

Next-Gen Nissan Z to Get Hybrid System and Mercedes Engines?

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Reports about the next-generation Nissan Z have surfaced, revealing some possible powertrain options and even its new name.

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July 24, 2014

Nissan Versa Note Nismo Unveiled, Unfortunately It's Not Coming to the U.S.

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Nissan's Nismo performance team has created a hotter version of the Versa Note hatchback. The sportiest Versa Note is going to be offered in two versions: Note Nismo and the Note Nismo S.

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July 14, 2014

Nissan's Compact RWD Sports Car May Not Happen

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Late last year Nissan excited fans when it unveiled the IDx sports car concepts, which previewed a possible Scion FR-S fighter. The small rear-wheel-drive coupe was supposed to receive the green light, but now cost concerns may ruin those plans.

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July 9, 2014

Is the Nissan Cube Going Away After the 2014 Model Year?

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Yesterday Nissan released the updates for its 2015 model lineup, but one car was missing from the list - the Nissan Cube. Sales of the boxy Cube have been a disappointment, so does that mean that Nissan is finally giving it the axe?

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July 8, 2014

2016 Nissan Titan to Debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show

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Nissan has confirmed that the all-new 2016 Nissan Titan pickup is going to debut at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show in January. Nissan hasn't revealed many of the details about the next Titan, but we do know that it will be offered with a 5.0L Cummins diesel V8 engine with around 300 horsepower and 500 lb-ft. of torque.

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June 27, 2014

Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti Announce New Plant in Mexico for Compact Vehicles

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Daimler and Renault-Nissan have announced plans for a new plant in Mexico that will build new compact vehicles for both the Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti brands. Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn and Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche announced today that their companies have agreed to establish a 50:50 joint venture, the business entity that will oversee construction and operation of the new plant in Aguascalientes in north-central Mexico.

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Infiniti Q30 Confirmed for Production Next Year

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Yesterday Infiniti confirmed that production of the Q30 compact model will kick off next year in the UK. The announcement was part of Infiniti's bigger announcement that production of a new 2.0L that will be used by both Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti has started at Infiniti's Decherd Powertrain Plant, in Tennessee.

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June 16, 2014

Nissan Concept 2020 Gran Turismo Unveiled, Hints R36 at GT-R [VIDEO]

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Nissan has unveiled the Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo, which was created through a close collaboration with the creators of Gran Turismo video game. The concept was designed in Europe with input from Nissan's engineers in Japan and is even said to provide a hint at a future sports car, most likely the R36 GT-R.

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June 11, 2014

2015 Nissan Frontier/ NP300 Navara Unveiled

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Nissan has taken the wraps off the 2015 Nissan Frontier, which is sold in other markets as the NP300 Navara.

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June 10, 2014

Nissan Gran Turismo Vision Concept Teased

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Nissan has released a teaser of a new sports car that is expected to become one of the latest additions to the Gran Turismo video game. The Nissan Vision Gran Turismo concept is going to debut on June 16.

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June 9, 2014

2015 Nissan Frontier Interior Teased

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Although two leaked photos of the 2015 Nissan Frontier/ Navara surfaced online last week, Nissan is now giving us a look at the pickup's interior.

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June 6, 2014

2015 Nissan Frontier Uncovered in Thailand

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Nissan has confirmed that it is going to unveil a new truck on June 11, which is widely believed to be the next-generation 2015 Nissan Frontier. Now two images have leaked online that may give us our first look at the new Frontier ahead of its debut next week.

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