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    Report: Nissan renews talk of sub-370Z sports car to take on Subaru BRZ

    Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S got you excited? Well, it appears the new Toyobaru twins might be moving the needle at other automakers, too. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the pair may have challenged Nissan to once again reinvestigate its on-again, off-again plans for an affordable, ...

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    Official: Nissan and NASA announce 350Z-based spec series

    Nissan is partnering with the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) to create an all new Spec Z Series that promises low costs and performance parity. The single classification series will feature 350Z models from 2003 to 2008, and prizes that part-time track warriors can really get behind. At ...

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    Video: First it was Vette on Vette violence, now it's Z on Z carnage

    Back on Thanksgiving Day of 2011, we saw what happens when a C5 Chevrolet Corvette goes head-to-head on public roads against a C6 Vette – the older Vette spears into the passenger-side door of the newer Vette. The video was our most popular post of 2011, so we know that well over a million ...

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    Report: Certain Chevrolet, Nissan owners most likely to die in a car crash?

    We've got some sour news for you if you've got a Chevrolet Aveo, Chevrolet Cobalt, Nissan 350Z or Nissan Titan in your driveway. According to a new study conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, owners of those particular vehicles are more likely to die in an auto accident than ...

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    Report: Ivy League-bound teen girl pistol-whips mom, demands Nissan Z [w/video]

    17-year-old pistol-whipping honor roll student wants Nissan – Click above to watch video
    A 17-year-old girl from Fort Myers, Florida allegedly pistol-whipped her mother into buying her a 2004 Nissan 350Z last week. The teen, an Ivy League-bound honor student at the prestigious Canterbury ...

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    Autoblog attends 23rd annual Nissan Z Car Convention

    23rd Nissan Z Car Convention – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Nissan North America headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee played host to the 23rd Annual Z Car Convention this past weekend. While we missed out on Friday's autocross and drift challenge action, we were on hand ...

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    Ruh-Roh: Nick Hogan announces return to drifting

    Hulk Hogan's son, Nick Hogan, has announced that he'll be returning to competitive drifting. That's right, at one point in time Nick Hogan was a competitive professional drifter, licensed by Formula D and finishing as high as third place at a 2007 NOPI Drift event. Then he went and crashed his ...

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    Enuff Z'Nuff: Pointy-teeth'd European Nissan 350Z dragster hits 60 mph in 1.2 seconds

    Project Zed Nissan 350Z dragster - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Quick – what's the World's Fastest Nissan? While visions of the GT-R are probably dancing around in your head, in reality, that title goes out to Project Zed, a Pro Class drag racer built using Nissan's 3.5-liter VQ ...

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    Review: 2009 Nissan 370Z

    2009 Nissan 370Z - Click above for high-res gallery
    The first Datsun 240Z rolled into American showrooms in 1969. Four decades later, we've got our hands wrapped around the thick, leather, multi-function steering wheel of its direct descendant, the all-new 370Z. With a 332 hp V6 and a six-speed ...

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    Coloring inside the Lines: Nissan 370Z Roadster

    With Nissan anticipated to launch the convertible version of its 2010 370Z in a few months' time at the New York Auto Show, a batch of outline drawings of the new roadster managed to walk out of the EU patent office last week. But revealing as those blueprints are, they still require some degree of ...

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    VIDEO: Nissan 370Z doing its thang

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    The new 2009 Nissan 370Z touts improved power, efficiency, handling and updated sheet metal for under $30,000. That makes the 370Z a bit of a performance bargain, and when you consider improved fit and finish, lighter weight and impressive new technology ...

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    LA 2008: Nissan debuts all-new 370Z [w/VIDEO]

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2009 Nissan 370Z Nissan dropped the final cover off its all-new 2009 370Z at the LA Auto Show today. While we've been looking at pics of the two-place coupe since last month, today Nissan gave us pricing (base MSRP of $29,930) and a slew of technical ...

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    Nissan recalls 200,000 vehicles over passenger air bag issue

    Nissan is recalling 200,000 vehicles due to a faulty sensor system that could affect the car's passenger sid airbag. The problem is described as an issue with an electrical component that could interfere with the sensor system, which could then prevent the side airbag from deploying in certain ...

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    Stillen Nissan/Infiniti open house 2008

    Click for more high-res pics from the Stillen Nissan/Infiniti open house Steve Millen is very appreciative of his racing successes as a factory driver for Nissan. Since retiring from competition, he hasn't let the automaker forget his gratitude. He does so through his aftermarket parts company and ...

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    Nissan 360: the design future, and the new 370Z?

    Click the image above for more hi-res shots of the 370Z and Infiniti design teasers.There were crisp images of a blurry car being swapped and discussed today at Nissan 360. When Shiro Nakamura, the head designer at Nissan, revealed the barest hints of a car outline hidden behind a taut sheet of ...

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    Apple's Woz recreates famous Nissan 280Z commercial

    Click the image above for the gallery Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has lived a charmed life, and he's giving back to the technical sciences by auctioning off his 2005 350Z special edition for charity. The Woz has a soft spot for the old Nissan Z cars, as he appeared in a commercial for the 280Z ...

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    Teen trades first unlocked iPhone for Nissan 350Z

    The iPhone has been perhaps the most hyped tech gadget of 2007, and a 17 year-old from New Jersey recently achieved fame by being the first to "unlock" the Apple device. George Hotz, who many are referring to as the new "DVD John," rigged the $599 iPhone to operate on any network with any SIM ...

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    VIDEO: Nissan GT-R at Goodwood

    The Nissan GT-R is among the subject of the most sought-after spy photos in the business, mostly because so many people want to see and know more about Nissan's upcoming speed-demon. A 3.7L turbocharged engine with at least 450 hp combined with a storied name that is finally making its way ...

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    Factory tuned: Nismo Fairlady Z Type-380RS

    Click image for galleryWhile those of us in the States must make due with either a modest revamp or an aero-enhanced version of the 350Z, the Japanese will be able to get their hands on a what is arguably the most desirable Z-car yet – courtesy of NISMO.The Fairlady Z Type 380RS-Competition ...

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    Enter the rumormill: Nissan 350Z retractable hardtop

    Autoblog reader Sei tipped us off to an article over at the GT Channel that purports to have the inside scoop on the development of a prototype retractable hardtop that can be fitted to the 350Z. Autech, an arm of Nissan whose focus is on specialty vehicle conversions, has developed a system that ...


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