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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

2020 Nissan Juke Ti review

The Nissan Juke was a bold step forward amongst small SUVs when it first arrived. Now a new generation has arrived, aiming to broaden its appeal without backing down on its predecessor’s edgy styling.

2020 Nissan Qashqai Ti review

The Nissan Qashqai Ti has had another mild makeover, but this time the changes are more than skin deep.

2020 Nissan Navara ST dual-cab review

With a new, more upscale appearance, does Nissan’s refreshed Navara ST bridge the gap between budget and brash?

2020 Nissan Juke review

The new 2020 Nissan Juke is redesigned, bigger and better than the outgoing model. With one engine across the range and plenty of standard kit, it's also solid value for money.

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2020 Nissan Juke review

It’s smarter, more mature, bigger and better equipped than the old model. It’s also a hell of a lot better, too.

2020 Nissan X-Trail N-Trek review

Aside from a facelift in 2017, the third-generation Nissan X-Trail has been soldering on since 2013. Normally when a model is reaching the end of it’s life, sales start to stagnate, but this X-Trail has remained strong. How so? Let’s have a look.

Building a Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior

The latest example of Australia’s re-emerging local industry is this 40-strong team in suburban Melbourne, busy turning out Nissan Navara N-Trek Warriors.

2020 Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior v Ford Ranger Raptor v HSV Colorado SportsCat off-road comparison

Nissan’s Navara N-Trek Warrior is the latest of a new breed: high-specification 4X4 utes with tweaked and modified components aimed at the improved ride, handling and off-road ability. It’s not the first of its breed, however; the Nissan enters an establishment of utes already vying for the top of the market...

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Nissan Comparisons

Off-road spec comparison: Jeep Gladiator Rubicon v Ford Ranger Raptor v Toyota LandCruiser 79 v Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior

Which of these high-dollar 4x4 utes packs the best on-paper punch? Time to crunch some numbers...

Road test comparison: 2020 Ford Ranger Raptor v HSV Colorado SportsCat v Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior

The super-ute category has a new challenger. Here’s how the new Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior stacks up against the pioneering Ford Ranger Raptor and HSV Colorado SportsCat on the road.

Off-road comparison: 2020 Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior v Ford Ranger Raptor v HSV Colorado SportsCat

Nissan’s Navara N-Trek Warrior is the latest of a new breed: high-specification 4x4 utes with tweaked and modified components aimed at improved ride, handling and off-road ability. It’s not the first of its breed, however. The Nissan enters an establishment of utes already vying for the top of the market...

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Nissan News

2021 Nissan Ariya electric SUV revealed in patent - UPDATE: Teaser video

UPDATE, JULY 10: A new teaser video has been released for the 2021 Nissan Ariya electric SUV ahead of its July 15 unveiling. This story is otherwise unchanged. UPDATE, JUNE 30: Nissan has confirmed a July 15 unveiling for its new 2021 Ariya electric SUV, following the now iconic Leaf and e-NV200 van as Nissan's third all-electric offering...

Cars for sale: five deals on seven-seat SUVs

New-car bargains are becoming harder to find after bigger-than-expected sales in June left showrooms empty, and factory shutdowns during the coronavirus crisis delayed the arrival of fresh stock. With that in mind, there are still savings to be found if you’re patient and prepared to shop around...

Nissan raises $US7.8 billion to offset company turmoil – report

Nissan has reportedly raised $US7.8 billion ($AU11.2 billion) in financing from its creditors, according to news agency Reuters. The Japanese car company secured the financing to help it endure difficulties caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Nissan was already experiencing hardship prior to the global pandemic occurring, however the situation appears to have amplified the automaker's troubles...

How big is the boot? Every SUV in Australia, ranked smallest to biggest

If you're shopping for an SUV, it's likely you want to know a few important things. A good number of seats, an ample amount of power, an affordable price point, reliability, safety and – possibly most importantly – how much of your life you can cram into the boot...

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Nissan Owner Reviews

2013 Nissan GT-R review

So, 10 years into Godzilla’s life and a common question is whether the GT-R, a Nissan - can really be called a Supercar. It is a constant source of conflict between the automotive elite and the surveyors of Nürburgring Lap times. From the exotic, cutting edge lines to the sub-3 second 0-100 sprint time, others are inclined to agree...

2007 Nissan 350Z Touring review

I'd owned my Z for 3 and a half years and it had been a joy. I have always been a car enthusiast and it had been time to buy my first interesting car. I'd wanted a rear-wheel drive manual with a characterful engine. I was also at a life stage where backseats were optional. The 350Z fit the bill and was a very affordable second hand...

2012 Nissan Almera ST review

I borrowed this car for a week on the Car Next Door car sharing app while the money pit was getting some work done on it. I needed a cheap run around that was big enough for two child seats and my work gear. This is a model that I admit I have never really taken any notice of, but after driving the car for a week, it has really gown on me...

2018 Nissan X-Trail ST-L (2WD) review

I’m in my late 60’s and have been considering an SUV for some time, because of the ease of getting in and out, and the elevated driving position. The X-Trail wasn’t on my radar until I drove one - my son’s ST 2.5-litre 7-seater. I was impressed, so when I saw this one advertised I bought it without a second thought...

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