50 Years After The Rally Z – Nissan Juke Rally Tribute

Posted by on 30 Jul 2021 under Nissan Concept, Nissan Juke, Nissan News

Nissan Tribute rally cars

Nissan Juke and Z Rally concepts

Fifty years ago a rally-mod Nissan 240Z won the gruelling East Africa rally, putting down another marker for this brand-defining car. To mark this achievement, Nissan has imagined another iconic model in full rally mode. The Nissan Juke Rally Tribute Concept is still only in the image stage, but man if they build it . . .


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A Futuristic Car For The Future – Nissan GT-R (X) 2050

Posted by on 10 Mar 2021 under Nissan Concept, Nissan GT-R

2050 Nissan GT-R (X)

Nissan GT-R (X) Concept Car

“Do androids dream of electric sheep” was the 1968 book on which the movie Blade Runner was based. That title gives more than a hint of what is happening in the distant future.

We often write stories about future cars – a future like it is going to happen quite soon. Most of the time it is more a matter of combining one existing tech with another to find a solution to a problem that is not urgent but would be great to solve. An example is self-driving, which would be great to have, but whose absence will not stop you from getting to work.


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Your Workplace Reimagined – The Nissan NV350 Office Pod

Posted by on 19 Feb 2021 under General, Nissan Concept, Nissan NV350

Nissan NV350 Office Pod

The Nissan NV350 Office Pod

Many of us can work from home now. Yaaai!! Great, except now people think ‘home’, so while you are there, can you paint the spare room and take out the garbage and make supper and . . . But working from work isn’t always great either. Imagine working while avoiding both the home and office.

Meet the Nissan NV350 Office Pod – so far only a concept, but with real-world possibilities. The Office Pod is basically a minibus body kitted out as a mobile office. We know the shape here as the Nissan NV350 LCV cargo van and the Nissan NV350 minibus taxi, but the Office Pod is the second cousin of these workhorses. It is rather more closely related to the Nissan Caravan – not sold here – a compact camper van/RV configured for holidays and leisure.


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Shortly After The Concept, The Nissan Magnite Is Here!

Posted by on 18 Dec 2020 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Concept, Nissan Magnite

Old Nissan LEAF vs New Nissan LEAF

Comparing Nissan’s LEAFs

It is always interesting to compare a concept car with the production model based on it. In the past, it was not so much fun, because several years would pass between concept and production. So now we wrote about the Nissan Magnite Concept car in August and in December we are able to flesh out that story with some actual specs. The Nissan Magnite has just been launched in India, where it will be manufactured for that and international markets.


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What We Know About The 2023 Nissan 400Z Proto Concept Car

Posted by on 05 Oct 2020 under Nissan 370z, Nissan Concept, Nissan News

Nissan 400Z Proto Concept Car

Nissan 400Z Proto

It’s official, the new Nissan 400Z Proto concept car will have a manual gearbox, traditional handbrake and brand new V6 engine along with many other additions across the board. The digital launch took place mid-September in America with Nissan boss, Alfonso Albaisa, revealing a sketch providing a modern take on previous Z models with a particular focus on the Nissan Z32 300ZX of the early 1990s.


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New Nissan Magnite Sparks Passion, Performance And Style

Posted by on 14 Sep 2020 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Concept, Nissan Magnite

Nissan Magnite Concept

Nissan Magnite

Despite the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance facing challenging times recently, the tides may have turned with the new Nissan Magnite. The Japanese automaker has outdone themselves with a car that not only looks the part but also shows impressive performance and technology features.


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New B-SUV Nissan Magnite Concept

Posted by on 12 Aug 2020 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Concept, Nissan Magnite

Nissan Magnite

Nissan’s B-SUV Concept: Magnite

It is no secret that Nissan is working hard to revitalise its range after a few years of evolving existing models. The global competition is fierce and competitors have broadened their ranges, especially in the fiercely-competitive SUV market. There was a glaring gap beneath the X-Trail and Qashqai models and now Nissan seems to have taken action on this.


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Design a New Nissan During Lockdown

Posted by on 28 Apr 2020 under Nissan Concept

Do you draw cars? Have you ever looked at a car and thought what you would have done differently? Do you see yourself as a budding car designer? Seeing that you are stuck at home, why not join Nissan’s worldwide team of designers and see if you can improve what they do, or even come up with something new. A new Nissan by You!


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Nissan Shines at the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas

Posted by on 22 Jan 2020 under Nissan Concept, Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan News

Nissan Ariya Concept

Nissan’s Ariya Concept

It’s the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas, so obviously there will be cars, ice-cream trucks and a golf ball that finds the hole. With the Detroit Motor Show shifting to later in the year, the CES attracted the biggest and best of future auto technology. Nissan was there with stunning, future-looking offerings.


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Next Nissan Z Spotted at Nürburgring, Maybe, Perhaps

Posted by on 21 Nov 2019 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan 370z, Nissan Concept, Nissan News

Nissan Z logo

Will Nissan Bring Out The 400Z?

Whether it’s the new Z or something else, Nissan certainly stirred up a hornet’s nest at the Nürburgring recently. The matt black and orange shell were that of the 370Z, albeit with six holes added to the front and some differences in the facia.


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