Nissan CAS2020 – 1,000,000 reasons why

2020 Nissan Frontier At a media reception on the eve of the Chicago Auto Show CAS 2020, Nissan revealed the 2020 Frontier which features an all-new, powerful 3.8-liter direct-injection V6 engine and all-new 9-speed automatic transmission – both of which will be key elements in the next-generation, all-new Frontier coming soon. The 2020 Frontier, which [...]

Carlos Ghosn flees Japan for Lebanon

Home Sweet Home for Carlos Ghosn Ghosn has left Japan for his homeland Lebanon, a country with no extradition to Japan. Even with every movement recorded, with his wife, Carole Ghosn’s talks monitored, Ghosn was able to pull a Jason Bourne and break out of Japan. With the update below we are now thinking this [...]

By |2020-06-06T13:59:04-07:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: Nissan, Politics, Renault|Tags: , |0 Comments

Nissan at 2020 CES EVs and concepts

Nissan at CES2020 Nissan's vision for the future of mobility will come to life at CES 2020 through a series of immersive and spirited exhibits – ranging from the zero-emission Nissan Ariya Concept to an electric ice cream van and a golf ball that always finds the cup. Guests will be able to experience omotenashi, [...]

By |2020-03-28T20:04:21-07:00December 22nd, 2019|Categories: Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Nissan|Tags: , |0 Comments

What do Britney Spears, Mario Lopez, and FCA have in common?

Page Six of the auto industry Cold feet Carlos Ghosn said that mergers are like marriages and the merger between FCA and Renault couldn't have been shorter. One day they were all lovie dovie and the next day they pulled a Britney Spears and Jason Alexander, getting divorced after the euphoria of 55 hours of [...]

Carlos Ghosn Joins Twitter Promises to Tell the Truth

I promise to tell the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth In the nineteen hours that Carlos Ghosn's twitter account has been up almost 37,000 people have followed him. Carlos Ghosn, Father, Husband, Former Chairman and CEO of Nissan Motor, Renault, Former Chairman of Mitsubishi Motors, Former Chairman and CEO of the [...]

By |2019-04-04T15:05:06-07:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Mitsubishi, Nissan|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Sales of electric cars draining CVRP bank in California

The Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) reports that funding is needed for the five million electric vehicles projected to come online. While that might be a good problem to have, it needs to be addressed. What are the options for balancing the rebate program? Could California offer to pay a dollar rebate or access to [...]

50 years of Nissan performance at New York auto show

The Nissan Dream Garage will be at the 2019 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) highlighting some of the most classic cars ever made by Nissan and Datsun. If you're older and a football fan you will remember back to the 1996 Super Bowl when Nissan North America launched its 2-minute "Life is a journey [...]

Ghosn still in jail, Tesla 500 miles? Amazon buys Rivian stock

Carlos Ghosn and Elon Musk Carlos Ghosn went down a rabbit hole the minute the Ni55an jet landed in Japan. He was jailed on November 19, 2018, and the nightmare for him has not let up. Ghosn has been in detention for three months. He has been indicted three times, has been refused bail a [...]

By |2020-05-24T07:03:20-07:00February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Nissan, Politics, Tesla Motors|0 Comments

2019 Chicago Auto Show unveils

Cars in the Windy City [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="73"] Chicago is the windy city, but it is also home to the self-proclaimed largest auto show in the Nation. Here are some of the vehicles we saw while at the show: 2020 Subaru Legacy The seventh-generation Legacy will be available in Base, Premium, Sport, Limited, Limited XT and [...]

Nissan talks electrons and multi-verse at CES

Invisible-to-Visible (I2V) technology It's the stuff that nerd dreams are made of, science fiction and reality are coming to the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), and Nissan is bringing it big this year. Stephen Hawkings and Albert Einstein are giving the Vulcan salute to an avatar at CES. Live long and prosper. Nissan unveils Invisible-to-Visible [...]