The Next-Generation Nissan Qashqai Gets A Makeover

Posted by on 21 May 2020 under Nissan Juke, Nissan News, Nissan Qashqai

2020 Nissan Qashqai

What Will The Next Generation Nissan Qashqai Look Like?

The Nissan Qashqai is a small SUV, a crossover to be more specific, and likely the genesis of all small SUVs. When it first launched more than a decade ago, who could have predicted its tremendous success? Not to mention the sheer number of rivals and imitators it would generate.


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Nissan Qashqai – The Car To Explore New Boundaries

Posted by on 07 May 2020 under Nissan Qashqai

2020 Nissan Qashqai

2020 Nissan Qashqai

When Nissan launched the Qashqai in South Africa years ago, I thought it would not sell because the name was too difficult to pronounce. How wrong I was. How well the Qashqai sold!

Qashqai means ‘horse with white forehead’ and is the name of a semi-nomadic tribe in Iran. The Qashqai is renowned for its brave warriors and beautiful textiles. But why name a car after it?


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Nissan Makes International Waves With New SUVs

Posted by on 26 Feb 2020 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Kicks, Nissan News, Nissan Patrol, Nissan Qashqai, Nissan X-Trail

Nissan's X-Trail, Qashqai & Ariya : Leaf

Nissan To Launch New SUVs

Nissan is a market leader in South Africa, but internationally the brand had slumped in the last few years. But following the upheavals in top management and tensions in the alliance they share with Renault and Mitsubishi, Nissan has finally upped its game again with some exciting new SUVs.


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Nissan Qashqai Gets An Overhaul

Posted by on 07 Feb 2020 under Nissan Qashqai

Nissan Qasqai

Nissan’s Crossover Gets Overhauled

With 2020 in full swing, an upgraded Nissan Qashqai has made its way to South Africa. The updates include an all-new NissanConnect 2.0 infotainment system, engine options and a smaller range which has been dropped from eight to five.


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Nissan Qashqai – 8 Reasons To Drive This Crossover

Posted by on 09 Nov 2019 under General, Nissan Qashqai

2019 Nissan Qashqai

Nissan’s Qashqai

The Nissan Qashqai is as difficult to define as it is to pronounce. Is it an SUV or a hatchback? The facts that matter is that it is now in its second generation, very good to look at, great to drive, a stranger to the pump and there are seven models to choose from.


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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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How Does The New Qashqai SL AWD Measure Up?

Posted by on 19 Nov 2018 under General, New Nissan Launches, Nissan Qashqai

The Stunning Nissan Qashqai SL AWD

The Nissan Qashqai SL AWD is Awesome

The automotive market has seen its fair share of new vehicles and none more popular these days than SUVs and crossovers. Among other brands, Nissan has six versions of sport utility vehicles from all shapes, sizes, and prices including the Kicks, Qashqai, Rogue, Murano, Pathfinder and the Armada. So how does the new Nissan Qashqai measure up with an impressive all-wheel-drive system?


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All-New Nissan Qashqai: Pioneering The SUV Crossover Segment

Posted by on 22 Oct 2018 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Qashqai

Nissan Qashqai

The Nissan Qashqai Is Turning Heads

The new Nissan Qashqai impresses once again with a more sophisticated and dynamic look and feel. Some even believe that it could revolutionise the crossover segment, and judging from the price, features and styling, we’re not at all surprised. Considering the impact the 2007 Nissan Qashqai had on the family car market of yesteryear, one could argue that it was largely responsible for today’s crossovers.


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New Nissan Qashqai Spins Into Gear On South African Soil

Posted by on 05 Mar 2018 under Nissan Qashqai

The New Nissan Qashqai

The New Nissan Qashqai

The new Nissan Qashqai boasts a stylish facelift and next level intelligent technology across a reshuffled range. While the outgoing models leave behind a lasting impression, the second generation has hit South African streets looking more stylish, sophisticated and dynamic than ever before.

Most notably, the exterior looks more modern and sleek with new headlights, redesigned alloys and a signature Nissan V-grille. Wider shoulder lines and flared wheel arches are home to stylish alloy wheels matching the black cladding on the bumpers. The rear looks as impressive as the front with LED wrap-around tail lamps finishing off a great compact, crossover design.


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Float like a butterfly, sting like a Qashqai

Posted by on 04 May 2016 under Nissan Qashqai

The Nissan Qashqai

The Powerful Nissan Qashqai

The Nissan Qashqai 1.2T Visia and 1.2T Acenta are two wellknown brothers in the Qashqai family. Petrol driven, these two crossovers more than hold their own against their beefy, diesel driven siblings. And for good reason: their superbly calculated weight-to-power ratios perfectly marry space-aged vehicle weight with turbo-charged engine power.


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