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2016 Nissan Micra Cup season preview one month ahead of the first race
Apr. 13, 2016

2016 Nissan Micra Cup season preview one month ahead of the first race

In 30 days, Canada's most affordable racing series, the Nissan Micra Cup, will enter its second season starting with its first-ever race in Ontario at Calabogie Motorsports Park. At the wheel of the fun-to-drive and agile Nissan Micras will be 30 drivers who will compete in 16 races through eight weekends.
Nissan offers a new Murano to golf sensation Smylie Kaufman
Apr. 10, 2016

Nissan offers a new Murano to golf sensation Smylie Kaufman

After a Saturday-best round, which landed Smylie Kaufman in the final pairing at the 2016 Masters, golf's newest sensation told the world in an interview that he lived at home with his parents and drove a 2008 Nissan Murano. Now Nissan is offering to upgrade him to the all-new 2016 Murano.
Nissan GT-R Breaks the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for Fastest Drift
Apr. 7, 2016

Nissan GT-R Breaks the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for Fastest Drift

Nissan has set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the fastest ever drift. The record was broken with a speed of 304.96 km/hr and 30 degrees angle using a specially-tuned MY16 Nissan GT-R. Masato Kawabata, the Japanese drift champion and title holder for the Japanese drifting series, clinched the top spot from former record holder Jakub Przygoński of Poland. The record was set during a special event that took place at Fujairah International Airport, UAE.
Nissan’s two-car GT3 assault on the Nürburgring 24-hour
Apr. 6, 2016

Nissan’s two-car GT3 assault on the Nürburgring 24-hour

Nissan and NISMO has doubled its efforts for this year's Nürburgring 24-Hour with two GT-R NISMO GT3 entries set to fight for the win. Reigning Blancpain Endurance Series Champions, Nissan GT Academy Team RJN will be out to improve on its ninth place finish in last year's ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race, but an additional GT-R will now be on track with newly signed customer team, Zakspeed.
Nissan offers unprecedented fan access to the NCAA Lacrosse Championships and lacrosse legend Casey Powell
Apr. 5, 2016

Nissan offers unprecedented fan access to the NCAA Lacrosse Championships and lacrosse legend Casey Powell

Nissan's College 100 program launched its first "Nissan's Ultimate Access" lacrosse sweepstakes (#NissanUltimateAccess) across 32 U.S. colleges and universities. This sweepstakes, which runs through April 30, gives lacrosse super-fans a chance to meet Nissan's lacrosse ambassador, and lacrosse legend, Casey Powell, and win four tickets to the NCAA Lacrosse Championships in Philadelphia Memorial Day weekend.