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Toyota, Honda, Nissan team up on hydrogen network in Japan

Eleven Japanese companies, including Toyota, Honda and Nissan, will work together to create a network of hydrogen refuelling stations across Japan...

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Video: Nissan uses shrunken carwash for paint testing
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Video: Nissan uses shrunken carwash for paint testing

The paint on your car leads a hard life. It's constantly being blasted with road grime, baked in the sun, drenched by rain and defaced by thoughtless birds – not to mention the scratches and scrapes it picks up along the way. Cleaning the car at an automatic carwash is an easy way to get all that rubbish off, but it also poses a different threat to your paint job...


2018 Nissan Terra: Navara SUV leaked in China
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2018 Nissan Terra: Navara SUV leaked in China

The Nissan Terra, a new SUV based on the Navara ute, has been photographed completely undisguised ahead of its debut. Although the photos show a Chinese-market vehicle, complete with simplified Chinese characters on the tailgate, we discovered them on a group of Russian and Ukranian sites, including Auto Centre...


Nissan GT-R takes on Formula One car in rolling drag race
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Nissan GT-R takes on Formula One car in rolling drag race

You might have read about the roll-race lined up between a 1300hp Toyota 86 (WTF86) street car and 1994 Footwork Arrows F-1. The showdown was meant to take place at the 2017 Adelaide Motorsport Festival, but technical difficulties threw a spanner in the works. Rather than throwing in the towel, we made do with the tools at our disposal...


Nissan Navara, Pathfinder recalled for nudge bar fix
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Nissan Navara, Pathfinder recalled for nudge bar fix

Nissan Australia has issued a recall notice for D23 Navara and R52 Pathfinder models with factory-fitted nudge bars. According to the company, insufficient bolt torque could cause the roll hoop to rattle or, in the worst-case scenario, detach from the vehicle while driving. This poses a risk to both vehicle occupants and other road users...


2018 Nissan Qashqai review
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2018 Nissan Qashqai review

The facelifted 2018 Nissan Qashqai gets a fresh look, more kit and new tech. It's a good thing, but is it a standout option in the small SUV segment?


Nissan looking to expand Nismo line-up in Oz
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Nissan looking to expand Nismo line-up in Oz

Nissan Australia says it's keen to expand the range of Nismo performance models offered, which could mean sporty versions of its SUV lineup in the near-future. Speaking with CarAdvice at the local launch for the 2018 Qashqai, Nissan Australia CEO, Stephen Lester, said the local division is keen to increase its number of Nismo-branded offerings considering our market's strong take-up of performance vehicles...


2018 Nissan X-Trail ST-L review
Rating: 7.410 /10
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2018 Nissan X-Trail ST-L review

A solid workhorse, with seven seats and a very comfortable ride.

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$37,090 - $39,090

2018 Nissan Qashqai review
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2018 Nissan Qashqai review

The facelifted 2018 Qashqai gets a fresh look, more kit and new tech. It's a good thing, but is it a standout option in the small SUV segment?


2018 Nissan Qashqai pricing and specs
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2018 Nissan Qashqai pricing and specs

Australian details for the updated 2018 Nissan Qashqai range have been revealed, with the revised SUV to kick off at $26,490 plus on-road costs. The price of entry is up $500 over the outgoing model, though the increase is offset by extra equipment and several upgrades to improve ambience and noise, vibration harshness (NVH) levels...


Nissan heritage program kicks off with parts for R32 GT-R
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Nissan heritage program kicks off with parts for R32 GT-R

Nissan has launched the Nismo Heritage program in Japan, aimed at keeping classic cars running well into the future with newly-produced spare parts. Jointly run by Nissan, Nissan Motorsports, Autech, and a handful of suppliers, the first beneficiary of the scheme is the legendary R32 Skyline GT-R...


Nissan not ruling out passenger cars
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Nissan not ruling out passenger cars

Nissan Australia has culled most of its non-SUV range, but the company says it's still looking into bringing passenger cars here. Speaking to CarAdvice at the local launch of the 2018 Qashqai (review this Friday), Stephen Lester, CEO for Nissan's local division, said passenger cars haven't been ruled out for our market...


Nissan: Apple CarPlay coming soon
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Nissan: Apple CarPlay coming soon

Nissan Australia has confirmed it is working to bring Apple CarPlay compatibility to its range, but it's yet to provide a concrete time-frame – nor a definitive model – for the smartphone-mirroring technology's local debut. Speaking with CarAdvice at the local launch of the updated Qashqai SUV (stay tuned for the review on Friday), the new local Nissan boss, Stephen Lester, said Apple CarPlay will become the norm in the range "very soon"...


9s from an RB26 with a stock bottom end!
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9s from an RB26 with a stock bottom end!

The guys from Motive DVD have been developing their R32 GT-R for six years now, with the intention of testing which parts work and which don't as the power creeps up. They only change what needs changing, as it needs changing...


Nissan's Melbourne casting plant flat-out, making EV and hybrid parts for export
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Nissan's Melbourne casting plant flat-out, making EV and hybrid parts for export

With Australia’s big three vehicle manufacturers - Ford, Holden and Toyota - now all running as full importers after years of plant wind-downs, it’s a good time to look at aspects of the car-making business still in operation here...


2018 Honda CR-V v Nissan X-Trail comparison
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2018 Honda CR-V v Nissan X-Trail comparison

See the full article here. You’re looking at two of the most recognised, popular and practical medium SUVs money can buy — the new-generation Honda CR-V, and recently upgraded Nissan X-Trail. In a market infatuated with design-led offerings such as the Mazda CX-5, this pair stand out with their unashamed focus on family-friendly characteristics...


2013-16 Nissan Qashqai recalled for brake fix
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2013-16 Nissan Qashqai recalled for brake fix

Nissan Australia has issued a recall for 24,800 of its current-generation 2013-2016 'J11' Qashqai SUVs over concerns the wheel arch protector could contact and wear through the brake hose. The company reports that insufficient rigidity may cause the lower edge of the rear right wheel arch protector to become deformed "under certain limited conditions"...


2018 Honda CR-V v Nissan X-Trail comparison
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2018 Honda CR-V v Nissan X-Trail comparison

You’re looking at two of the most recognised, popular and practical medium SUVs money can buy — the new-generation Honda CR-V, and recently upgraded Nissan X-Trail. In a market infatuated with design-led offerings such as the Mazda CX-5, this pair stand out with their unashamed focus on family-friendly characteristics...


2018 Nissan GT-R Pure announced for the US, not for Oz - UPDATE
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2018 Nissan GT-R Pure announced for the US, not for Oz - UPDATE

Update: Nissan Australia has confirmed that there are no plans to introduce the GT-R Pure locally. Nissan's US arm has announced pricing and details of its 2018 GT-R range, including a new entry-level variant dubbed the GT-R Pure...


2018 Nissan Patrol arrives in Australia with new rear-view mirror tech
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2018 Nissan Patrol arrives in Australia with new rear-view mirror tech

The updated 2018 Nissan Patrol has landed Down Under this week, with the company also confirming a new digital rear-view mirror technology for its updated off-roader. Dubbed 'Intelligent Rear View Mirror' (I-RVM), the system allows the driver to "see around" second and third row interior obstacles, improving driver visibility...