Nissan’s New Level Of Autonomous Vehicle

Posted by on 23 Aug 2019 under Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan News, Nissan ProPILOT

Nissan Skyline

Nissan Skyline with ProPilot 2.0

Nissan ProPilot 2.0 keeps an eye on you to make sure you are keeping an eye on the road, even when your hands are not on the wheel. Nissan’s new system is autonomous vehicle Level 2, which requires that you remain alert and able to take over if the self-driving can suddenly not cope.

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Nissan’s Reminder Not To Leave Your Child In The Car

Posted by on 16 Aug 2019 under Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan News, Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan's Rear Door Alert System

Nissan’s Rear Door Alert System

It happens far too often, and when it does, it is news. A child left in a parked car in the sun. Sometimes the child is spotted and rescued in time, and sometimes not. When it is criminal negligence, you can punish the parent. Blissful ignorance can be mitigated by pointing out the facts. But what do you do when a distracted parent simply forgets?

Enter Elsa Foley, an engineer, and program manager at Nissan USA, and a mother of two. She and her colleagues proposed and devised a simple, yet effective, system to help prevent these tragedies.

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Nissan’s Hands-on Approach To Autonomous Driving

Posted by on 06 Jun 2019 under Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan Leaf, Nissan ProPILOT

Nissan ProPILOT

Nissan ProPILOT

Autonomous driving is great because nothing can go wrong – go wrong – go wrong. A couple of recent high-profile fatal accidents involving this technology have cast shadows on the work done by the likes of Tesla and Uber.

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Nissan Uses HaptX VR To Design The Cars Of Tomorrow

Posted by on 01 Apr 2019 under Nissan Concept, Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan News

Designing cars in the traditional sense typically starts with a person at a desk sketching a two-dimensional car design which is then brought to life using full-size clay models. While this has been the ‘go-to’ method for most manufacturers, Nissan wants to find a less labour intensive and a more high-tech solution. Now, Nissan designers are now trying their hand at using HaptX VR gloves to create 3D models without clay.

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The Future Of Autonomous Taxis Likely To Include Nissan

Posted by on 04 Mar 2019 under General, Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan News

Nissan Logo

Nissan To Partner With Waymo

A recent Nikkei report states that Google’s self-driving car company, Waymo is about to close a deal with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance for bringing autonomous taxis to Japan’s busy streets. While Japan has strict limitations on ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft, taxi numbers are growing and a very popular mode of transport in Tokyo and other Japanese cities.

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New Nissan LEAF e+ Offers More Power And Range

Posted by on 29 Jan 2019 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan Leaf

New Nissan LEAF e+

New Nissan LEAF e+

At last, the Nissan LEAF e+ has been announced featuring improved battery technology resulting in a power boost and longer range. This is the next-generation of 100% electric cars that could top the charts once again, especially considering what’s on offer. Nissan’s design team has certainly done their due diligence despite competing against the Tesla Model 3 and Chevrolet Bolt. They’ve incorporated several upgrades into the new model that will appeal even more to the eco-conscious motorist of today.

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Nissan Energy Program Aims To Further Improve EV Connectivity

Posted by on 18 Dec 2018 under Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan Leaf, Nissan News

Nissan Vehicle To Grid Diagram

Nissan Vehicle To Grid

At the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show, Nissan introduced their new ‘Nissan Energy’ program. The aim of the concept is to make electric vehicles even more useful to its owner. They plan on introducing new convenient ways to utilise the batteries’ ability to store and share energy by connecting electric cars with homes, businesses and power grids. Additionally, Nissan also wants to develop systems for recovering old batteries so they can be recycled and reused.

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The Future Of Motoring With Nissan Intelligent Mobility

Posted by on 31 Oct 2018 under Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan Leaf, Nissan News

Nissan LEAF

The Nissan LEAF

For many, Nissan Intelligent Mobility (NIM) is seen as the future of motoring and for good reason. While many large car manufacturers apply advanced technology to their vehicles, some simply do it a little better without making the customer foot a hefty bill. With a focus on their Intelligent Mobility, Nissan is certainly a frontrunner able to deliver exceptional technology without demanding premium prices, unlike many of their rivals.

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Dutch Sports Arena Powered by Nissan Wins Eco Award

Posted by on 09 Oct 2018 under General, Nissan Intelligent Mobility

Johan Cruijff Arena

Johan Cruijff Arena Is Powered By Nissan Intelligent Mobility

The Johan Cruijff Arena, a prominent international, multi-purpose stadium in Amsterdam, was recently awarded the coveted Eco Award at the prestigious T3 Awards. T3 is one of the foremost lifestyle publications in the UK, and their annual awards seek to showcase trendsetting consumer goods and destinations that are allowing UK citizens to live a smarter, more sustainable life.

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Nissan Pitch-R Robot

Posted by on 21 Jun 2018 under Nissan Intelligent Mobility

Nissan Pitch-R Robot

#InnovateYourGame with Nissan’s new Pitch-R robot

Nissan have made a name for themselves as the pioneers of the robotic frontier in their industry. With previous articles exploring door-slamming robots and superspeed mini-car washes, it was high time for an update. This time, the self-driving slippers and self-queueing chairs also take a (figurative) hand. By incorporating its ProPILOT technology, Nissan have created a robot that literally draws the line at soccer.

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