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Nissan Qashqai: Upgraded and on the way to SA

ROSSLYN, Pretoria – Order books are open in Europe for a third-generation, all-new, Nissan Qashqai with first customers being offered a launch version called the Premiere Edition. More good news is that Nissan SA has confirmed the latest Qashqai for launch during 2021 though no date is available yet. The Premiere Edition will, Nissan Europe… Continue reading Nissan Qashqai: Upgraded and on the way to SA

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Nissan Sentra in top 3 for US ‘Car of the Year’ title

NEW YORK – Nissan’s Sentra has been chosen as one of three finalists for the 2021 North American Car of the Year award as chosen by a ”jury” of 50 independent American and Canadian automotive journalists. The final choices will be announced on January 11, 2021. ”Nissan America’s Sentra,” the automaker says, ”has refinement, technology,… Continue reading Nissan Sentra in top 3 for US ‘Car of the Year’ title

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Nissan Magnite: SUV surprise to kick-off 2021

All-new SUV brings powerful 1.0-litre turbo engineManual or continuously variable transmissionSeamless experience with Nissan high-tech IS THIS possibly the best-looking small sport utility vehicle yet from Nissan? It’s the Magnite whose highway and byway progress depends on computerisation and a petite, one-litre, turbo engine that packs a 74kW/150Nm punch. Not only South Africa will be… Continue reading Nissan Magnite: SUV surprise to kick-off 2021

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10 years of Nissan Leaf – but even better is still to come

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan is celebrating 10 years of existence for its Leaf electric car and the delivery in many countries of 500 000 units through that period. Nissan president and CEO Makoto Uchida told The Corner in a media release: ”In marking these milestones we first want to express our appreciation to everybody who… Continue reading 10 years of Nissan Leaf – but even better is still to come

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New Nissan Terra: Big wagon scheduled for SA in 2021

PRETORIA, South Africa – Nissan has (Nov 26 2020) revealed its all-new Nissan Terra for Africa and the Middle East and says the ”tough, yet sophisticated” units will be launched in South Africa towards the end of 2021. Solidifying its strong presence in the SUV market, the tough yet sophisticated vehicle is planned for release… Continue reading New Nissan Terra: Big wagon scheduled for SA in 2021

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Nissan Magnite: ‘First of a kind’ to ignite in SA in 2021

ROSSLYN, South Africa – Handsome hunk, hey? This is the Magnite, automaker Nissan’s most recent car for global launch and described as ”a compact SUV, a true reflection of our commitment to expanding our sport utility vehicle range which prioritises the crossover segment”. The chunky-looking Magnite will be available in South Africa, Mauritius, Seychelles, Malawi,… Continue reading Nissan Magnite: ‘First of a kind’ to ignite in SA in 2021

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A decade of EVolution with Nissan electric Leaf

Nissan debunks EV myths and misconceptionsHighlights the evolution of mass-market electric mobilityUnites electric tech with an engaging driving experience PARIS, France – Adoption of and curiosity about electric vehicles continue to boom so the Japanese automaker has made plain how far its Leaf electric vehicle and the world of electrified driving has evolved through the… Continue reading A decade of EVolution with Nissan electric Leaf

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Nissan RE-LEAF: Taking power to the people when tragedy strikes

PARIS, France – Nissan has unveiled a 100% electric emergency response vehicle designed to provide a mobile power supply after natural disasters or during extreme weather. The RE-LEAF prototype is based on the Nissan LEAF car, the world’s first mass-production battery car. Along with modifications to negotiate debris-covered roads, the car has exterior weatherproof plug… Continue reading Nissan RE-LEAF: Taking power to the people when tragedy strikes

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Nissan Z Proto: Club members get special sighting

ROSSLYN, South Africa – Nissan South Africa has shown the next version of its Z-series sport cars, the 400Z prototype, to The Corner and we confess the model is our editor’s most favourite car of 40 years in the trade. The latest design continues, Nissan says, to offer sport-car lovers high-performance excitement from a car… Continue reading Nissan Z Proto: Club members get special sighting