Nissan e-POWER Tech Can Charge EVs Without Plugging In

Posted by on 11 Feb 2021 under General, Nissan Ariya, Nissan Leaf, Nissan News, Nissan Qashqai

Nissan NOTE

The Nissan NOTE is powered by Nissan e-POWER

The automotive giant is making headlines once more with its award-winning Nissan e-POWER technology. This proprietary innovation combines a fully electric motor with a petrol engine to charge the battery without having to plug it in.

Nissan e-POWER is derived from the all-new Nissan LEAF, which is the most successful mass-produced electric vehicle to date with Tesla Model 3 close behind. This innovative mass-market fully electric vehicle has sold nearly 500,000 units across the world and that number will only increase as the automotive sector introduces better technologies.


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The X-Trail’s Big Brother Coming Soon: Nissan Terra 4X4 SUV

Posted by on 27 Jan 2021 under New Nissan Launches, Nissan Magnite, Nissan News, Nissan Qashqai, Nissan Terra, Nissan X-Trail

2021 Nissan Terra

2021 Nissan Terra 4X4 SUV

Nissan will soon launch the Terra SUV in South Africa. This, with the recently announced Magnite, will extend Nissan’s SUV/crossover range nicely and allow it to compete better.


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What’s Different About The Nissan Qashqai Midnight Edition?

Posted by on 21 Jan 2021 under New Nissan Launches, New Vehicles, Nissan Qashqai

Nissan's Midnight Edition Qashqai

2021 Nissan Qashqai Midnight

There’s a new kid on the block as the new Nissan Qashqai Midnight Edition shows off its ‘dark side’ with a more modern and stylish personality. While the Qashqai has been around for some time in countries across the world, the new Midnight Edition looks pretty special compared to the regular version.


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What’s The Difference Between The Old And New Nissan LEAF?

Posted by on 14 Dec 2020 under General, Nissan Leaf, Nissan Qashqai

Old Nissan LEAF vs New Nissan LEAF

Comparing Nissan’s LEAFs

First launched in America in 2010 and 2013 in South Africa, the iconic Nissan LEAF hatchback became the world’s best-selling electric car but how does the new one compare?


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Bakkies With The Most (Mileage) – Nissan Navara

Posted by on 19 Nov 2020 under General, Nissan Navara, Nissan News, Nissan Qashqai, Nissan X-Trail

2020 & 2007 Nissan Navaras

2020 Nissan Navara & 2007 Nissan Million-Miler Navara

Bakkies are used all over the world, but there are some countries where the bakkie is more important. South Africa is such a country and the Aussies’ veneration of their ute is legendary. And then there are the Americans.


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Choosing The Nissan Crossover To Suit Your Needs

Posted by on 07 Sep 2020 under General, Nissan Qashqai, Nissan X-Trail

Nissan X-Trail & Qashqai

Nissan X-Trail vs Nissan Qashqai

Buying a car with features you don’t need is as much a mistake as buying a car that lacks the features you would want. Let’s think about this.


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Qashqai R – When Even A GT-R Is Not Powerful Enough

Posted by on 28 Jul 2020 under Nissan GT-R, Nissan Qashqai

Nissan GT-R Engine

Nissan’s GT-R Engine

The Nissan Qashqai has been called boring because it does everything it is supposed to do so well. No-fuss, no bother, just better than most in its class. The Qashqai is credited as the first family crossover, spacious, reliable, comfortable, affordable to buy and to run. So the good kind of boring.


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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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