Tag: Nissan

Facelifted Nissan X-Trail range to include hybrid variant

Facelifted Nissan X-Trail range to include hybrid variant

Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) will soon be launching the facelifted Nissan X-Trail range and for this update, a hybrid variant will be added for the first time in the model’s history of over 15 years. The new X-Trail Hybrid’s powertrain uses a 2-litre petrol engine (144 ps/200 Nm) coupled […]

Nissan introduces first-ever video series on EVs (w/VIDEO)

Nissan introduces first-ever video series on EVs (w/VIDEO)

In the past 5 years, global pure electric vehicle (EV) sales have increased 23-fold, with 37% of South East Asian consumers now considering EVs for their next vehicle purchase. To actively support this trend which will see growing demand for information on EVs, Nissan has introduced its first education video […]

More power, longer range for new Nissan LEAF e+ variant

More power, longer range for new Nissan LEAF e+ variant

When the second generation of the Nissan LEAF – the world’s best-selling electric car – was launched in September 2017, the company mentioned that a high-powered, longer range version was also under development and would join the range in due course. 17 months later, that variant is now ready for […]

How Nissan makes sunlight at night for paint testing

How Nissan makes sunlight at night for paint testing

The painted body of a vehicle looks great when it leaves the factory but how long it retains that glossy attractive finish depends on factors beyond the manufacturer’s control. Climatic conditions, which vary in different parts of the world, greatly affect the finish and usually require owners to periodically polish […]

Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign production design confirmed (w/VIDEO)

Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign production design confirmed (w/VIDEO)

It was already rumoured earlier and yesterday, Nissan officially has confirmed the production design of the Nissan GT-R50 which is considered the ultimate expression of the legendary sportscar. It was the outcome of Nissan’s collaboration with Italdesign, the famous design studio in Italy, to create a model based on the […]

All-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC pushes EV performance envelope further

All-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC pushes EV performance envelope further

As electric vehicles (EVs) move into the mainstream, it’s inevitable that pushing the performance envelope will start. It’s ‘one-upmanship’ in some ways between companies but also a challenge to engineers to keep improving the technologies and cars. Nissan, as the global leader in electric vehicle sales, naturally gives a lot […]