Ancaster Nissan is retailer of the year

May 25, 2011 • News • Views: 1115

ANCASTER Nissan in Penge is celebrating after being awarded the prestigious title of Annual Retailer of the Year. The Nissan dealer was awarded the accolade after achieving outstanding results in areas of performance – especially new car retail sales penetration – sales customer

In Focus: Nissan NOTE

May 22, 2011 • Cars, News • Views: 1040

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

Special edition 370Z now ready for order

May 21, 2011 • News • Views: 605

NISSAN has launched a special race-insired 370Z which is bound to get customers posting deposits through Nissan dealers’ doors. Called the ‘GT Edition’, the special car has been created to honour Nissan’s global successes in GT racing – from the fiercesome GT1


May 21, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 642

WE reported on the mad Nismo Nissan LEAF racing car last month but, to be honest, we didn’t have a huge amount of faith the car was ever going to make it to the track. Using the same powertrain and basic body shape as its road-going sister, the all-electric racing LEAF is for real. This

Somerset dealer hands over first LEAF

May 20, 2011 • News • Views: 649

SOMERSET-based Nissan dealer F J Chalke has handed over their first LEAF to a customer. But the first customer was no ordinary punter – it was the founder of the Glastonbury festival. Michael Eavis accepted the keys from the Nissan dealership at a special event held at the Haynes

Top ten finish for GT-Rs in Germany

May 20, 2011 • News • Views: 484

IT was a top ten finish for all Nissan GT-Rs in last weekend’s fourth round of the FIA GT1 World Championship held at the Sachsenring in Germany. The pairing of Enrique Bernoldi and Warren Hughes, in the no.20 Sumo Power GT-R, finished as top Nissan in fourth, a place ahead of team-mates

Nissan posts operating profit of $6.2bn for 2010

May 19, 2011 • News • Views: 407

NISSAN has finished the 2010 financial year by posting an operating profit of $6.2bn. Global sales of Nissans reached a record-high level in 2010, with sales growing from 3.515m to 4.185m units, returning an overall global market share 5.8 per cent. In a year when the total industry volume was up

The Paul Willcox Blog: May 16, 2011

May 17, 2011 • Blog, News • Views: 717

Over the last week, the team and I have been indulging ourselves at Silverstone’s fantastic new £27m pit complex. The brand-new facilities were extremely impressive and they even let us have some fun on the track. Silverstone uses some 370Z and GT-R models and we were set loose for some