Nissan is a full-line automaker headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Founded in 1934, the automaker marketed vehicles under its original name, Datsun, at various times. Under financial pressure, Nissan entered into an alliance with French automaker Renault in 1999 that is run by CEO Carlos Ghosn. Nissan was also the first import brand to offer a full-size truck, the Titan, in the US.


2016 Nissan Maxima
2016 Nissan Maxima
MSRP:
$32,410
Engine:
3.5L V-6
MPG:
22 City / 30 HWY
2015 Nissan Altima
2015 Nissan Altima
MSRP:
$22,300
Engine:
2.5L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 38 HWY
2015 Nissan Rogue
2015 Nissan Rogue
MSRP:
$22,790
Engine:
2.5L I-4
MPG:
26 City / 33 HWY
2015 Nissan Pathfinder
2015 Nissan Pathfinder
MSRP:
$29,510
Engine:
3.5L V-6
MPG:
20 City / 27 HWY
2015 Nissan Murano
2015 Nissan Murano
MSRP:
$29,560
Engine:
3.5L V-6
MPG:
21 City / 28 HWY
2015 Nissan NV Passenger NV3500 HD
2015 Nissan NV Passenger NV3500 HD
MSRP:
$32,810
Engine:
4.0L V-6
MPG:
N/A
10 automakers sued over keyless ignitions

A lawsuit in US District Court alleges that vehicles with keyless ignitions are dangerous because people inadvertently leave their vehicles running. The owners are then at risk for carbon monoxide poisoning.
Driving an EV cross-country, planting trees in all 48 states

Brian Kent is setting off on a 26,000-mile trip to drive through the 48 contiguous states and is planting a tree in each one. Along the way, he's stopping by a National Drive Electric Week celebration in Kentucky.
Nissan Xterra exits stage left [UPDATE]

Nissan Also Confirms 2016 Model Updates

Nissan is finally giving the Xterra the axe from its lineup, but the company has a lot of upgrades in store for the 2016 model year. New generations of the Maxima and Titan join the range, and refreshes for the Sentra and Altima are on the way.
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Nissan says these are the five best European EV drives

Nissan takes the Leaf and e-NV200 on five road trips around Europe and makes everyone a home video.
2016 Nissan Maxima First Drive [w/video]
Nissan is once again calling its 2016 Maxima a "four-door sports car." But is that really the best way to describe this attractive, big sedan?
2015 Nissan Micra Cup First Drive [w/video]
Senior Editor Greg Migliore spends a wet day with the Nissan Micra Cup racecar at the Mont-Tremblant circuit in Quebec, Canada.
2015 Nissan Murano: Introduction [w/video]
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Nissan X-Trail Takata inflator rupture causes fire in Japan [UPDATE]

A crash of a Nissan X-Trail in Japan sparked a fire when the hot shrapnel from a rupturing Takata airbag inflator ignited the dashboard. The driver suffered light burns in the incident.
Nissan recalls 2015 Murano over ABS actuators

Nissan has issued a recall for around 10,000 examples of the 2015 Murano crossover over problems with the ABS actuator, along with another 110 Rogues with mislabeled tires.
Takata adds millions to recall expansion in US [UPDATE]

BMW, FCA, Ford, Honda, Mitsubishi All Affected

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is starting to announce the expanded Takata airbag inflator recalls. FCA has over 5 million vehicles affected worldwide, and BMW has over 420,000 in the US. Honda's expansion includes 350,000 more Civics and Accords.
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