Roomy, elegant, purposeful… and fun!

March 6, 2012 • Cars • Views: 1235

A DRAMATIC new concept car from Nissan, being given its world premiere at this week’s Geneva Motor Show, heralds a possible fresh design direction for the company. Called the Hi-Cross Concept, the proposal looks at ways to extend Nissan’s leadership of the crossover market with a

Kavanagh chooses Nissan

March 2, 2012 • Cars • Views: 1770

A CROYDON-based recovery company is taking delivery of a fleet of Nissan Primastar panel vans and Navara pick-ups. Kavanagh Motor Group has purchased 100 Primastar 2900 long-wheelbase, low-roof vans powered by the 115PS turbo diesel engine and eight Navara 2.5 turbo diesel double cab pick-ups. The

Cube shows it’s hip to be square

February 7, 2012 • Cars, News • Views: 1130

‘BE brave, dare to drive something different and bag a bargain while it’s going.’ That’s the verdict of Sunday Times motoring journalist Jason Dawe, writing about the Nissan Cube. Dawe writes: ‘Launched in Britain in 2010, the car had a shape that set it apart from

Nissan’s impressive set of stats hits the headlines

January 7, 2012 • Cars, News • Views: 2598

WHAT a way to start the New Year! Nissan got 2012 off to a stunning start with an impressive set of statistics from its Sunderland car-manufacturing plant. In case you missed it, the company announced that in 2011 the factory made a total of 480,485 vehicles, dwarfing the 2010 figure of 423,262,

In Focus: Micra DIG-S

July 14, 2011 • Cars, News, Video • Views: 1384

The new Micra arrived in your showrooms earlier this year, and since then almost 7,000 have been sold thanks to its combination of keen pricing, high levels of standard equipment and ease of driving. This September sees Phase Two of the Micra’s launch with the arrival of the supercharged Micra

In Focus: Nissan PIXO

June 17, 2011 • Cars, News • Views: 1727

IN recent years, the Micra was the smallest Nissan in your showrooms, but in 2009 that changed. Along came the PIXO, Nissan’s a-segment car built in conjunction with Suzuki, and has become a strong contender in the class. That’s probably due to the way the PIXO was designed. The PIXO

In Focus: Nissan NOTE

May 22, 2011 • Cars, News • Views: 1945

THE NOTE has been in your showrooms for a while now but it still continues to impress. Arguably the king of the mini-MPV sector, the UK-built NOTE has spurred on many a rival manufacturer to bring out a competitor boasting newer and better features. But none have such a complete package like the

In Focus: Nissan Qashqai

April 14, 2011 • Cars, News • Views: 2119

The Qashqai is one of the UK public’s most popular cars. That’s a statement frequently used to describe the Qashqai, but it’s a true one. The crossover is to be found regularly in the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders’ top ten list of best-sellers every month, and