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What Happened To The Nissan Pathfinder?

I’ll admit I’m not the first person to think about the Nissan Pathfinder all day. I’m more of a “check the used-car sites to see if Lotus Elise prices are holding” type, and the Pathfinder doesn’t necessarily scream “Think about me, you absolute dunce!” It wouldn’t be a very compelling argument if it did.Read more… […]

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Ford’s Electrifying Its More Popular Vehicles Because We’re Too Accustomed To High Gas Prices

Ford’s electrification plans, still-slumping car sales in India and China, talks of Nissan’s next CEO, and bills that could give franchise dealers in California more freedom and better automaker reimbursement from warranty work. All of this and more in The Morning Shift for Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Elon Musk’s New York Gigafactory Has Been A Disaster

Elon Musk has overpromised and underdelivered, again, Ford is gearing up for the new Explorer, and Nissan is still dealing with executive turnover. All that and more await you in The Morning Shift for Monday, August 26, 2019.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The New Nissan Juke Sure Looks… Jukish

Last month, we got a shadowy teaser of the upcoming, apparently not-for-the-U.S. Nissan Juke. It looked like a chunky-faced crossover, which was essentially what the original Juke was. Now, with new photos of the car in camouflage wrap, it’s more apparent than ever that the new Juke’s looks will probably remain quite…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Here’s One Way To Fix This Whole Semi-Autonomous Driving Thing

Recently, I was driving along Interstate 90 in central New York in a Nissan Altima equipped with the company’s driver assist technology, ProPilot. This section of I-90 was your typical long and straight rural interstate. The lanes were well-marked, the road was smoothly paved, traffic was light, and skies were clear.…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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There Is No Hybrid Future At GM And Volkswagen

As automakers around the globe lean on hybrids as a way to enable compliance with fuel consumption and emissions standards, two of the world’s leading manufacturers have decided to completely scrap that genre of vehicle from their lineup. General Motors and Volkswagen aren’t here to play: they’re going fully electric.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The 2019 Nissan Leaf Plus Brings The Range And The Fun

The moment I laid eyes on the 2019 Nissan Leaf Plus, I knew it had been improved. The front was finally fixed. Rejoice! Gone was the goofy, frog-like face. Here was something with a sharpened up facia and a long-range battery option to boot. This is the Leaf you want.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Nissan Titan XD Cummins Diesel Was A Flop

The 2020 Nissan Titan half-ton and Nissan 2020 Nissan Titan XD “half-ton-and-a-half” pickups will get redesigned this year. But the Cummins diesel engine that the new XD version made headlines with is being taken off the board after just a few model years.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Nissan Will Axe 10 Percent of Its Products Following a Catastrophic First Half of 2019

Nissan has had a rough go at the whole making and selling cars thing this year, as evidenced by the company’s June financial statement released Tuesday afternoon. The report indicates that Nissan’s global production shrank by 10.9% in the first half of calendar year 2019, as compared to the same period in the prior…Read more… […]

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