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Nissan was established in 1933 in Japan where it is the 2rd largest auto manufacturer. Nissan expanded its products to Australia in the 1950s with the popular Datsun. It has continued to grow with strong advances in technology and improving its environmental standards with the Nissan Leaf electric car. To date it has 11 vehicles available to the Australian market including the QASHQAI, X-Trail, Pathfinder, Patrol & 370Z. It has managed to brand itself strongly thanks to cars such as the Nissan GT-R.

Nissan Reviews

2016 Nissan X-Trail ST AWD Review

The entry-level Nissan X-Trail promises loads of space and strong value for money, but is that enough in this hard-fought market?

Forza Horizon 3 for real: super cars, muscle cars and the 12 Apostles

Forza Horizon 3 is one of the most anticipated video games to be released this year, and – thanks to Xbox – CarAdvice got a sneak preview of the game and some one-on-one time with one of the key people behind it, all while taking in the gorgeous views and divine roads of Victoria's surf coast in a selection of performance-car perfection...

2016 Nissan Pathfinder ST AWD Review

The Nissan Pathfinder is three years into its seven-year life, but is it having a mid-life crisis?

2017 Nissan GT-R Review

Despite looking very much the same, the 2017 GT-R receives the most changes in the model's ten-year history. Nissan wants the GT-R to be a more premium offering.

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Nissan Videos

What's the best tyre pressure for off-roading?

Read the article here. Four-wheel-drive expert Simon Christie explains the importance of tyre pressures when off-road driving.

2016 Nissan Patrol Ti Review

Read the article here. The 2016 Nissan Patrol is bigger and more luxurious than any Patrol before it. We put the big petrol V8 SUV through its paces on and off road.

2017 Nissan GT-R Walkaround

Read the article here. It's been nine years since the Nissan R35 GT-R arrived to take on any car, any time, any where. And the new 2017 version marks the biggest update of this generation. So what’s new? Let’s take a look and find out…...

CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for June 3, 2016

Read the article here. Hi there and welcome to the CarAdvice.com Garage. I’m Tegan Lawson with a look at what’s making news headlines this week. Around 33,000 fake car parts have been seized in a raid in China. Toyota Australia provided information to police, who raided the manufacturing facility and found parts including filters, cables, airbags, brake pads and more...

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Nissan Comparisons

Hyundai Santa Fe Highlander v Kia Sorento Platinum v Mazda CX-9 Touring v Nissan Pathfinder ST-L comparison

Sales of large family crossover SUVs continue to boom, and buyers in the market are faced with a bewildering array of options. Here we gather four of the better-selling offerings, headlined by the most recent arrival to the class — the new-generation Mazda CX-9 out of Japan...

Family 4x4 SUV Comparison: Ford Everest v Isuzu MU-X v Mitsubishi Pajero Sport v Toyota Fortuner v Nissan Patrol

The current-day SUV boom isn’t all about softer, more car-like high-riding options designed with little more than a school run in mind. For many buyers out there, a family 4x4 still needs to be a proper off-roader, a tough-as-nails workhorse that blends a modicum of urban comfort with proper skills off the beaten path and has the ability to confidently and consistently tow loads...

Single-cab ute comparison: Isuzu D-Max v Mazda BT-50 v Mitsubishi Triton v Nissan Navara v Toyota HiLux

It’s end of financial year time again, and that means that business buyers could be looking at ways to spend some dosh before the taxman nabs it. As such, we’ve assembled five budget-friendly business-minded single-cab-chassis utility vehicles to see which is the best end-of-financial-year bargain...

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Nissan News

Nissan’s stake in Mitsubishi could mean new Lancer, joint-developed Navara and Triton

Nissan Motor Co’s partial acquisition of Mitsubishi Motors could see the two groups co-develop their next-generation pickup ute models to drive down costs and share expertise. Furthermore, Nissan’s newly appointed co-CEO Hiroto Saikawa has given a strong signal that Mitsubishi could use the Renault-Nissan alliance’s CMF modular architecture to revive the plans for new-generation passenger cars such as another Lancer...

Mitsubishi Motors joins Renault Nissan Alliance: Official

Nissan has formally acquired a 34 per cent stake in Mitsubishi Motors, and taken effective control of the smaller, scandal-beset Japanese car maker. As part of Nissan's acquisition of a controlling share in the tri-diamond brand, Mitsubishi will join the Renault-Nissan Alliance...

Tim Slade takes out World Time Attack Challenge 2016 with new lap record

Australian Supercars driver Tim Slade has out-hustled drivers from home and abroad to take top honours at the weekend's World Time Attack Challenge 2016, setting a new lap record in the process. Taking place annually at Sydney Motorsport Park since 2010, the World Time Attack Challenge is all about seeing who can lap the 3...

Nissan X-Trail could get seven-seat AWD option if the market demands it

The Nissan X-Trail currently doesn’t offer a seven-seat all-wheel-drive configuration in Australia, but that could change if the market demands it - according to the company’s local arm. Despite being offered in several overseas markets - including Europe - a seven-seat AWD variant remains absent from the local X-Trail line-up, while rivals like the Mitsubishi Outlander, Hyundai Santa Fe and Kia Sorento have offered the combination for years...

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Nissan Owner Reviews

2016 Nissan Qashqai Ti (4x2) Review

My wife and I recently purchased a Nissan Qashqai Ti from Sydney City Nissan. I cannot recommend a better car, after trading in my wife's Mazda 2 Neo (which was pretty basic feature wise). My wife has found the vehicle easy to use technology wise, it is all very simple and easy to use. The way the Qashqai delivers it's power is extremely smooth mainly because of it's CVT gearbox, although only a 2...

2013 Nissan Patrol Ti-L (4x4) Review

My y62 is my 4th Patrol and best yet! 15L/100 average. This is the first question asked by anyone is how I like it, yes it is large and not carpark friendly, I would not recommend it for weekly shopping trips around town, but put it in the country where it belongs and you have a very comfortable and capable vehicle...

2016 Nissan Qashqai Ti (4x2) Review

I recently traded my Honda CR-V for a Nissan Qashqai Ti - Love it! It drives beautifully, it's economical and every feature you would like to have in your vehicle is most certainly present. Nissan is one of the few manufactures who produces a manual transmission in a top spec fit out. The Nissan Qashqai lacks very few features in the Ti Spec...

2001 Nissan Patrol Ti (4x4) Review

I am a 18 year old boy living in Melbourne and the very proud owner of a 2001 Patrol. I brought this 2 years ago with 50,000kms on the clock. I decided I was going to try beef it up to be the ultimate off roader. With a huge 4.8L V8 diesel, it not shy with the performance. It gets me out of most tricky situations with ease...

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