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LEAF at Le Mans 24 Hours

June 10, 2011 • News • Views: 1055

NISSAN’s LEAF NISMO RC is wowing the crowds at this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours. It’s not competing in the legendary endurance race, but is giving public demonstration runs in the LE MANS VERS LE FUTUR support race. The Nissan LEAF NISMO RC is a purpose-built race car based on the

Britain to design, engineer and build new Qashqai

June 9, 2011 • News • Views: 970

NISSAN’S British workers will be designing, engineering, and building the next version of the best-selling Nissan Qashqai. The new Qashqai project will safeguard 6,000 jobs, both direct and indirect through the UK supply chain, and represents a £192m  investment in Britain and is being

Nissan gears up for Le Mans 24 Hours

June 8, 2011 • News • Views: 878

GT ACADEMY winner Lucas Ordonez is going to see all of his dreams come true when he competes at Le Mans in the Signatech Nissan LMP2 car, this weekend. ‘Le Mans has been my dream since I was ten-years-old,’ said Ordonez.  ‘It is the most important race in the world and a very

Nissan win Silverstone RAC TT

June 7, 2011 • News • Views: 958

MICHAEL Krumm and Lucas Luhr took a scintillating victory for Nissan at Silverstone last weekend in an enthralling GT1 Championship Race packed full of drama from start to finish. The German duo, driving the no.23 JR Motorsports Nissan GT-R, were engaged in a fascinating battle for the lead

Qashqai strengthens status as UK’s favourite SUV

June 6, 2011 • News • Views: 943

NISSAN dealers sold more than 3,000 Qashqais in May – a result which has pushed the SUV up the sales charts, the latest SMMT figures reveal. 3,083 Qashqais were registered in the month confirming its place in May’s top ten best-sellers. The SUV now lies in an impressive ninth place in

The Paul Willcox Blog: Why losing your phone hurts so much

June 6, 2011 • Blog, News • Views: 1125

THIS week I became a victim of a very common crime – mobile phone theft – and it felt like I’d lost a limb. It’s not until that little black box is no longer in your pocket that you realise just how often you interact with it. I’ve got (had) an iPhone and it would …

Nissan to compete in Pikes Peak with LEAF

June 5, 2011 • News • Views: 833

NISSAN has revealed it will be competing in this year’s Pikes Peak…. In a LEAF. The all-electric car will be driven by Chad Hord and is being entered into the gruelling 12.42 mile hillclimb to take on and beat the current EV record. Set last year, the current Pikes Peak hillclimb record

Three year free servicing for GT-R

June 4, 2011 • News • Views: 832

NISSAN High Performance Centres will now be making super car ownership far more affordable. The 2011 GT-R is now available with a three year servicing plan and three years RAC cover. The free offer of the servicing plan is included when a GT-R is purchased by customers through Nissan’s own