Nissan power wins Spa 1000kms race

May 12, 2011 • News • Views: 975

LAST weekend was not only a successful one for Nissan’s GT1 Championship interests, but also a memorable one for the firm’s Le Mans Series side, too. The Nissan-powered TDS Racing Oreca took the victor’s spoils at the 1000kms of Spa on Sunday, with Nissan power also taking second

370Z races… A chicken

May 11, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 1244

IN contrast to Fifth Gear’s road-test of the Nissan 370Z, here is the sports car racing a chicken. We don’t understand, and nor should you to try to.

Nissan earn themselves first and third in Portimao

May 11, 2011 • News • Views: 1066

IT was a historic weekend for Nissan in the FIA GT1 World Championship event at Portimao. The leading three Nissan GT-Rs started the race first, second and third on the grid – the first such placing by a single manufacturer since the GT1 series’ formation – and it was the no.22 JR Motorsports

The Paul Willcox Blog: May 9, 2011

May 11, 2011 • Blog, News • Views: 1206

Last week was an extremely busy one – but very rewarding at the same time. I spent most of it on the road visiting dealers up and down the country. I had no less than six lunches and dinners with some 160 dealer principals. It didn’t exactly do wonders for my waistline, but it certainly

Twinkle Twinkle Juke ad back on TV screens

May 10, 2011 • News • Views: 924

THE next burst of National TV for Juke launched on May 6 and will last until May 22 using the ‘Twinkle Twinkle’ 30 second advert. This is the fourth TV appearance for Juke in the UK with programming that targets Juke’s core audience. The campaign kicks off with terrestrial spots in

Strong sales for Nissan in April

May 7, 2011 • News • Views: 1059

APRIL proved to be another strong month for Nissan dealers, the SMMT’s latest registration figures out today reveal. Nissan dealers sold more than 7,000 cars in April  – up 21.24 per cent on April 2010 – with year-to-date figures showing that more than 32,000 Nissans have been bought so far

Sales in Europe up 35% in quarter one 2011

May 6, 2011 • News • Views: 1031

NISSAN dealers in Europe sold more than 230,000 cars so far this year – a 35 per cent year-on-year leap in European sales and a record market share for April. Between January and April, Nissan dealers registered a total of 235,543 cars – an increase of more than 61,000 units versus

Nissan look forward to third round of GT1

May 6, 2011 • News • Views: 877

NISSAN is putting their poor performance at Zolder behind them as they look forward to this weekend’s third round of the GT1 World Championship in Portugal. Zolder saw three of the four Nissan GT-Rs on the grid failing to complete each of the weekend’s two main races, with the no.23 JR