2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO Shows Its Racing Pedigree

Posted by on 12 Jul 2019 under Nissan GT-R, Nissan News

Nissan GT-R NISMO

Nissan GT-R NISMO

If there is one place you’d want to experience true automotive engineering, it has to be Germany’s EuroSpeedway in Lausitz. This race track has it all and the perfect locale to put the new 2020 GT-R NISMO to the test.

While there are many worthy locations around the world, Germany seems ideal for drivers to seamlessly combine high-speed road and track experiences. And that is why Nissan chose to showcase the GT-R NISMO’s “absolute total racing performance.”


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Nissan Ultimate Parks TITAN Campaign In Motion

Posted by on 08 Jul 2019 under General, Nissan News, Nissan Titan

Nissan Ultimate Parks TITAN

Nissan Ultimate Parks TITAN

This year marks the Grand Canyon’s 100th year anniversary as a national park and there is another reason to celebrate. Nissan has announced that they are donating an Ultimate Parks TITAN, a specially-built support vehicle to the Grand Canyon Conservancy.


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Nissan And Delta Electronics To Provide Home Charging

Posted by on 27 Jun 2019 under Nissan Leaf, Nissan News

Nissan & Delta Electronics

Nissan Partners With Delta Electronics

Nissan in Thailand has officially appointed Delta Electronics (Thailand) PCL as the primary provider of electric vehicle charging systems. This landmark partnership between Nissan and Delta Electronic envisions Thailand’s electrification goal of having 1.2 million units on the road by 2036.


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Nissan Opens ‘The Box’ Design Studio In Latin America

Posted by on 14 Jun 2019 under General, Nissan News

Nissan Design Studio

Nissan ‘The Box’ Design Studio

Nissan has opened ‘The Box’ in Sao Paulo, its brand new design studio in Brazil. This studio was built as a creative lab where designers will be challenged to develop new mobility solutions to close the gap between Japanese, Latin American, and Brazilian cultures and styles.


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Nissan Sylphy Concept Could Be The 2020 Nissan Sentra

Posted by on 30 May 2019 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan News, Nissan Sentra

Nissan Sylphy

Nissan Sylphy To 2020 Nissan Sentra

It was another successful year for Nissan at the 2019 Shanghai Auto Show as they showcased the Sylphy concept car. While there’s no confirmation whether this is the case but chances are that it could be rebadged as the 2020 Nissan Sentra in America, Europe and possibly South Africa.


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Nissan’ Big Bakkie To Be Built By Africans For Africa

Posted by on 22 May 2019 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Navara, Nissan News

Nissan Navara

Nissan Navara To Be Built On SA Soil

Nissan’s superb workhorse, the Navara bakkie, will now be built in South Africa and sold throughout Africa. The automaker’s giant R3bn investment will double its Rosslyn plant’s capacity and create more than a thousand new jobs.


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Another Win For Nissan GT-R At The Simola Hillclimb

Posted by on 16 May 2019 under General, Nissan GT-R, Nissan News

Nissan GT-R

Nissan GT-R

It was another successful year at the 2019 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb as the Nissan GT-R proved, once again, its prowess winning the Modified Saloon and Supercar Categories. The competition has been running for 10 years and Nissan has dominated proceedings for the last three years and claiming King of the Hill seven times.


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Nissan Simulates Sunlight To Develop Top Quality Paint

Posted by on 06 May 2019 under General, Nissan News

How Nissan engineers prevent sun damage without the sun

How Nissan engineers prevent sun damage without the sun

Today, car makers like Nissan perform a vast amount of behind-the-scenes tests before making a final decision. This applies to everything from seat fabrics and interior finishing to the best possible exterior paint. These tests are especially important for the latter as bad paint can result in all sorts of problems like rust which is never a good thing.

It’s a fact that the sun makes life possible on Earth but this life-giving force also damages your car’s exterior paint. The sun’s rays are directly responsible for destroying a vehicle’s paint especially after years of exposure and even more so in certain parts of the world. Southern California is just one example as Cape Town and a few cities across Australia are also among this list.


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Recycled Nissan Leaf Batteries Light Up Camping Trips

Posted by on 23 Apr 2019 under Nissan Concept, Nissan Leaf, Nissan News, Nissan Qashqai

Nissan Opus Camper Concept

Nissan Opus Camper Concept

As of January 2019, Nissan has sold more than 360,000 Leaf models since debuting back in 2011. Considering the number of batteries they produce, the Japanese automaker has come up with a few ideas on how to recycle them. Their latest (and greatest) is a smart pop-up concept camper developed in partnership with off-road camping manufacturer Opus and powered by recycled Nissan Leaf battery cells.


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Nissan Announces Multi-Billion Rand Investment in SA Plant

Posted by on 16 Apr 2019 under Nissan News

Nissan Invests Billions

Nissan Invests Billions in SA Plant

Michael Whitfield, Managing Director for Nissan Group Africa, recently announced that the Japanese automaker will be making a multi-billion rand investment in its South African plant to facilitate the manufacture of the latest version of the hugely popular Nissan Navara for both local and international markets.


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