Nissan today announced that the 2016 Maxima, Murano, Rogue and Frontier have been named the top vehicles in their segments in AutoPacific's 20th annual Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSA), a survey of over 65,000 owners of new 2015 and 2016 cars and light trucks. It was the second win in a row for the redesigned Murano crossover. The four wins also tied Nissan as the second most of any manufacturer.
Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2017 Nissan Maxima, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide. It is available in five well-equipped models: Maxima S, SV, SL, SR and Platinum, each equipped with a 300-horsepower 3.5-liter VQ-series V6 engine and performance-oriented Xtronic transmission.
NISMO Athlete and Olympic cycling legend will make his Le Mans debut next week driving a Nissan-powered LM P2 class car in his debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Hoy is the first ever summer Olympic medalist to contest the race. Hoy won last year's LM P3 class championship with Nissan power in the European Le Mans Series. Following is a Q&A with Hoy ahead of the race.
CRG, LLC is proud to announce that it will be entering a Nissan Altima Coupe in the upcoming IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Watkins Glen International Raceway on July 2 for the fourth round of the 2016 season.
Nissan announced today European sales for May of 58,341 units (Nissan and Datsun), representing a market share of 3.5 percent. Calendar year sales to date total 317,328 units with a market share of 3.9 percent.
The annual Nissan JAM – which for 2016 moves to a new, larger venue in Anaheim, California – has been announced as the latest stop for Nissan's DNA Garage live event tour. Featured vehicles at the Nissan display will include the new all-new TITAN XD 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 gasoline model and the 2016 Nissan Maxima.
Nissan today announced a new marketing platform that addresses the obstacles and challenges of everyday driving, and showcases the advanced technology capabilities of Nissan's 2016 vehicle lineup that allow drivers to "Take On" whatever challenges lie ahead. Building on momentum following Nissan's record-breaking calendar year sales in 2015, the new "Take On" marketing platform launches through a series of compelling, feature-focused advertisements and targeted digital content.
Parents magazine and Edmunds.com last week announced that the Nissan Murano has been named to their annual listing of the "10 Best Family Cars of 2016." It is the second consecutive year the Murano crossover has received the prestigious honor. The 2015-2016 Murano crossover, which was completely redesigned for the 2015 model year, has won more awards over the last two years than any other SUV in its class.
Olympic cycling legend Sir Chris Hoy is ready for his 24 Hours of Le Mans debut after completing a successful day behind the wheel at the annual Le Mans Test Day yesterday at Circuit de la Sarthe. Hoy will drive in the LM P2 class in his 24-hour debut alongside Renault-Nissan Alliance athlete Andrea Pizzitola and British racer Mike Munemann for Algarve Pro Racing aboard their Nissan-powered Ligier.
In celebration of June 3 as #NationalDonutDay, Formula Drift icon Chris Forsberg took to a production set in Southern California to put a unique spin on making donuts. Forsberg’s mission was to fling thousands of the tiny sprinkles onto more than 300 donuts using a Nissan 370Z NISMO as a utensil.