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National Donut Day 2016

Here’s the best way to celebrate National Donut Day!

Those gloriously fluffy rings of fried, glazed dough aren’t the only donuts we’re celebrating on National Donut Day. We also love the stinky, smoky, rubbery kind. Here’s a collection of some of our favorites, including one from Nissan featuring Formula Drift icon Chris Forsberg... read more

June 3, 2016 by
 
Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department's Nissan 370Z fleet

Nissan 370Z enlisted by police in Tokyo

Nissan has handed over three 370Z coupes to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department to show its support for the men and women in service in the Japanese capital. They... read more May 25, 2016 by


 
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

Nissan to buy 34 percent of Mitsubishi in $2.17 billion deal

Nissan has entered an agreement to acquire a controlling stake in fellow Japanese automaker Mitsubishi. Under the agreement, which is still subject to shareholder approval... read more May 12, 2016 by


 
Modified Nissan GT-R Nismo breaks drifting record

Nissan sets drifting record with GT-R Nismo--update

Update: This post has been updated with a new video. Nissan has drifted its way into the record books—the Guinness ones—by drifting a GT-R Nismo at a staggering... read more April 8, 2016 by


 
Nissan BladeGlider Electric Sports Car Concept  -  2013 Tokyo Motor Show

New modular platform from Nissan could support electric sports car

It wasn’t that long ago that Nissan was touting plans for an electric sports car based on its radical BladeGlider concept. Those plans never came to fruition but the... read more April 7, 2016 by


 
2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 race car

Watch the Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 built in under 3 minutes

We recently brought you a time-lapse video of Prodrive building an Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car for the World Endurance Championship in under 60 seconds. Now we have a... read more April 7, 2016 by


 
R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R crash at the Nürburgring

R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R crashes at the Nürburgring

The R34 GT-R, the last of the actual Skyline GT-Rs, is one of the most epic cars to ever come out of Japan. Popularized through the Gran Turismo video games series and then... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
2016 Nissan GT-R NISMO

Nissan GT-R Nismo has set a new world record

Nissan’s GT-R Nismo is famous for being one of the fastest cars in production… without a price tag of more than a million bucks. Recall, the car, with its... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
Usain Bolt and the 2017 Nissan GT-R

Usain Bolt still a fan of the Nissan GT-R

When you've got a sports car to promote, having the "world's fastest man" on hand isn't a bad thing. Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt is Nissan's "Global Director of... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
T1 Race Development Nissan GT-R

There's a new Nissan GT-R quarter-mile record

Last year, we shared a video showing the team at AMS Performance taking its Nissan GT-R to the quarter-mile dragstrip and setting a new world record. The Alpha Omega GT-R... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
2017 Nissan GT-R

2017 Nissan GT-R preview

The Nissan GT-R, an R35 to those who know their GT-Rs from their Skylines, was unveiled to the world in 2007 and on sale in the United States the following year as a 2009... read more March 28, 2016 by


 
2017 Nissan GT-R, 2016 New York Auto Show

Nissan details how its GT-R engine is built: Video

The divide between mass production and hand crafting has reached the world of mainstream car brands, albeit only for a few select models. One of these is Nissan's GT-R... read more March 25, 2016 by


 
2017 Nissan GT-R, 2016 New York International Auto Show

2017 Nissan GT-R gets new look, 565 horsepower: Live photos and video

Nissan today at the 2016 New York Auto Show showed the most extensively updated GT-R since the car debuted in 2007. Performance fans will care that "Godzilla" adds 20... read more March 23, 2016 by


 
Nissan Winter Warrior

Nissan tames snow with Winter Warrior track trucks: Video

My hands are warm from the heated steering wheel. My butt is warm from the heated seats. Classic rock is blaring through the Bose speakers. Everything seems normal about the... read more March 19, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Nissan GT-R debuting at 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Nissan GT-R teased ahead of 2016 New York Auto Show

Nissan has released a teaser to get us excited about its presence at next week’s 2016 New York Auto Show. No details were released apart from this single photo, which... read more March 16, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno driving a 1973 Datsun 240Z

Jay Leno drives Fast & Furious star Sung Kang’s dream 240Z: Video

Remember the custom 240Z Fast and the Furious star Sung Kang and his pals built for the 2015 SEMA show? Well, Kang recently met up with Jay Leno who came away quite impressed... read more March 14, 2016 by


 
 

 
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