Posts Categorized: Nissan

Cars Continue to Go Green in 2017

In recent years, hybrids and electrical vehicles have become a major focus of the automotive industry. According to Green Car Reports, over half a million carbon-cutting hybrids, plug-in hybrids, and full electric vehicles were sold in the United States. The automotive industry is going green as consumers demand cars that are environmentally focused. The American… Read more »

2017’s Most Affordable Car

Affordable Car

Purchasing a new car in 2017 doesn’t have to cost you a fortune. It’s almost impossible to find a new vehicle priced at under $10,000, but fortunately, there are many makes and models available for just a shade over that price. One great example of this is the 2017 Nissan Versa, which is priced at… Read more »

Nissan Titan Update

The Nissan Titan successor has been spotted! The beefed up 2016 Nissan Titan wants you to know that power is in and it has plenty of it. The current model in range-topping specification is offered with an Endurance 5.6-liter DOHC V8 gasoline-fed rated a hefty 317 horsepower and 375 lb-ft (508 Nm) of torque. However,… Read more »

Nissan’s Smart Rear View Mirror

The Nissan Rogue rear view smart mirror is shaking things up as far as back up mirrors go. Equipped with a video camera that can swivel. Due to roll out on the company’s cars in North America next year, it’s a simple augmentation that combines a traditional mirror with a video screen. Flipping the dimmer… Read more »

Nissan Wants to Sell More Leaf’s

No doubt about it, the Nissan Leaf has had a banner year in sales. However, don’t expect them to rest on their laurels. Nissan ended 2013 having sold just under 3000 Nissan Leaf cars per month. Their goals for 2014 is to sell about 4000 cars per month. Nissan began 2013 by slashing the prices… Read more »

Production Increase for Nissan Leaf

The Nissan Leaf has had a banner year with a huge bump in sales thanks to the $6000 price drop and low monthly payment lease options. Nissan can hardly keep the Leaf in stock and have decided to increase product. The increase in demand between 2012 and 2013 has been enormous. In all of 2012,… Read more »

Nissan Electric Delivery Van at your Service

Nissan never calls, never writes and then BAM, they hit is with a really cool new electric vehicle. This isn’t just any electric vehicle either. They are poised to launch their all new electric delivery van next year. Okay, we know it’s not necessarily “cool” to our car loving audience, but you can’t tell me… Read more »

GM, Nissan Plug-In Deals Power Battery Car Sales Jump

The recent low cost leases pushed by Nissan and GM have created record sales in August for plug in vehicles. GM delivered 3,351 Chevrolet Volt plug-in sedans last month, up 18 percent from a year earlier, and Nissan’s all-electric Leaf hatchback sales more than tripled to 2,420, the companies said Sept. 4. U.S. plug-in hybrid… Read more »

Nissan to Install New Charging Stations

Nissan motor is making plans to install more than 100 DC quick chargers at LEAF-certified dealers for its Nissan LEAF electric cars. Nissan will begin along the east coast and should have over 100 charging stations operational by spring of 2014. Nissan is currently running a pilot program at various dealerships to study usage by… Read more »

Nissan Named the Greenest Brand

Nissan has recently been named the greenest brand in the 3rd report by Interbrand. This has a great deal to do with the Nissan Leaf and it’s 100% emissions free car. With more than 65,000 100 per cent electric Leafs sold as of last month, it’s the best-selling EV. Nissan sees its recognition as a… Read more »

Reinvented 2013 Nissan Pathfinder

We can’t tell you how many times we hear about a new and improved “reinvented” car. However at the end of the day, reinvention is a strong word to describe a car with something as small as a new front grill upgrade. In describing the new 2013 Nissan Pathfinder, we would have to say that… Read more »

PermaPlate’s Top Five Stories for December

1. Toyota and Lexus are Best in Resale Value 2. Photo Gallery: BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo M Sport 3. How do we wash our car that has the Perma Plate Paintguard application? 4. 2012 LA Auto Show Day 2 – Porsche Cayman, New Range Rover 5. Stretch Electric – World’s First Electric Nissan LEAF Limo Debuts in Tennessee

2013 Nissan Leaf Going Further

Rumor has it that the 2013 Nissan Leaf is slated to get up to 155 MPG. Reports suggest that the 2013 Nissan LEAF, that will hit dealerships at the end of this year, will have a range of 155 miles. The extra range will be achieved by “improving the efficiency of motors and aims to… Read more »

2013 Nissan Versa Sedan: 40-mpg Highway Rating

The 2013 Nissan Versa is boasting a bump in gas savings by 2 MPG’s from 38 to 40. A brand new reworked transmission and engine have produced this saving. Also helping this increase is the “aerodynamics by means of a new decklid spoiler and underbody ducting. We’re told that the transmission programming provides a wider… Read more »

Best Cars to Modify

The best cars to modify really depends on styling, preference and taste. However, the folks over at motorology.com have attempted to put together a comprehensive list to hopefully capture a little bit of taste of every consumer. Nissan 370ZThirsty and with an appalling boot for a car of its size, practicality was quickly thrown out… Read more »

Nissan Z is Impressive

Nissan is out to impress by making their 2015 Nissan Z more fuel efficient my trading out it’s 6 cylinder engine for a 4 cylinder engine. This is being done in an effort to appeal to a wider audience. We know that they can draw out more power from a four-cylinder engine but will it… Read more »