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  • A Grand Monday: Nissan Micra Wave 29 Jul 2019 (News)
    Here’s an opportunity to own one of the daftest-named vehicles ever made - a  Nissan Micra Wave .  We’re not quite sure who cooked up the idea of naming a special
  • 2019 Nissan Navara - Key changes for Nissan's one-tonne pick-up 4 Jun 2019 (News)
    The  Nissan  Navara pick-up is getting a raft of important updates for 2019 with a new gearbox, increased payload and multi-link rear suspension as standard. The facelifted Navara goes on sale in July
  • Hidden Heroes: Nissan Almera GTi 21 Jun 2019 (News)
    The 1995 Nissan Almera isn’t a car that many people will remember, as for the most part it was a largely forgettable car - its one gimmick being its ‘curry hook’ in the passenger footwell. There’s a certain sense of irony, then, in the fact
  • Top 10: Most economical pick-ups 15 Jul 2019 (News)
    These are the best 10 pick-ups for fuel economy, based on the manufacturers' official claimed mpg ratings. From the Nissan Navara to the Ford Ranger, these are the UK's most efficient pick-ups in 2019. Does your pick-up return different mpg figures? Submit them
  • 2020 Ford Puma revealed as Nissan Juke rival 26 Jun 2019 (News)
    in Ford's range, with the former likely to be repositioned as a budget offering. The Puma will be a desirable alternative to the SEAT Arona, Nissan Juke and Renault Captur. It'll be offered with Ford's 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine with mild-hybrid technology. Buyers will be able to choose from
  • New Peugeot 2008 revealed with petrol, diesel and electric power 19 Jun 2019 (News)
    Peugeot has revealed its upmarket new 2008 crossover - and announced there'll be an electric version capable of covering 193 miles on a charge. The French brand's answer to the Nissan Juke
  • Nearly-new car prices slashed as demand for diesel drops 5 Jun 2019 (News)
    by HonestJohn.co.uk, dealers are pre-registering thousands of vehicles in a bid to force the market and reverse the so-called diesel slump. This means that diesel car buyers are in a strong position to save money on as-new vehicles. The Nissan Qashqai was the sixth most popular car in May 2019 according
  • Honestjohn Motoring Agony Column 27-7-2019 Part 2 25 Jul 2019 (News)
    .   No connection?  There is a major nationwide malfunction of Nissan Connect units. The combined Satnav/DAB/Bluetooth Connect unit has a fault, which, according to my Nissan dealership, is affecting “1000’s of cars across the UK”. The problem with our 2015 Qashqai started last summer
  • SsangYong Korando priced from £19,995 20 Aug 2019 (News)
    The new SsangYong Korando will be priced from £19,995 when an entry-level petrol model arrives later in the year. This brings it in-line with mainstream rivals like the Nissan
  • Japanese modern classics shine at auction 7 Aug 2019 (News)
    .A Mazda RX-7 came in at £41,625, but the big gun was the 2000 Nissan Skyline GT-R V-Spec which after some fabulous and at the start furious bidding brought the hammer down at £62,715. From the same collector of the Japanese cars also came some sporty Europeans. A Renault Clio Sport V6
  • Mercedes-Benz refuses to comment on future of X-Class pick-up 31 Jul 2019 (News)
    and received favourable reviews for its off-road ability, comfort and 3.5 tonne towing limit. Yet, the one-tonne pick-up which is based on the Nissan Navara and starts from £47,412 (including VAT), has reportedly failed to find favour with buyers.  According to an industry
  • A Grand Monday: Rover 100 Ascot 15 Jul 2019 (News)
    as it was to drive, the Metro felt very old fashioned alongside new 1990s rivals such as the Fiat Punto, Vauxhall Corsa and Nissan Micra K11. In 1995, Rover tried to shift it upmarket, adding a radiator grille, a few planks of plastic wood and renaming it the ‘100’ in line with the rest
  • Honest John's Motoring Agony Column 13-07-2019 Part 1 11 Jul 2019 (News)
    and require a hatchback. In the past I have driven a Lexus hybrid, a Renault Zoe and a Nissan Leaf. Although I enjoyed the pure electric cars, I never ventured beyond local driving because of the limited access to recharging points. I understand that Toyota is introducing a hybrid version
  • New Renault Clio undercuts rivals with £14,295 price tag 7 Aug 2019 (News)
    . >>> Bank loans, HP & PCP – car finance explained The cheapest Clio on sale now starts at £15,295 and is powered by the TCe 100 petrol engine. As used in the Dacia Duster and Nissan Micra, the TCe petrol produces 100PS and 160Nm of torque, taking it to 62mph in 11.8
  • Modern Japanese peformance cars head to auction 25 Jul 2019 (News)
    is a Nissan Skyline GT-R – a force to be reckoned with on track but also the star of many a Fast & Furious film. Finished in Bayside Blue with 40,400 miles, this V-example is estimated to fetch £30,000 to £40,000
  • Motability One Big Day Returns to Westpoint, Exeter 27th July 2019 12 Jul 2019 (News)
    .  There will be a range of over 50 cars from 25 manufacturers including, Ford, Nissan and Hyundai. In addition, over 35 scooters and powered wheelchairs will be on display, as well as 20 adapted cars and Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs). Visitors can get advice from Motability Scheme advisors and gather useful
  • Ultra-fast electric car chargers to be installed at petrol stations 7 Jun 2019 (News)
    electric cars on sale can't handle being charged so quickly. The maximum a Nissan Leaf can take, for example, is 50kW. The latest generation of electric cars are capable of being charged quicker
  • French government blamed for failed FCA-Renault merger 6 Jun 2019 (News)
    tough European targets. Renault's share price dropped by more than six per cent in response to the announcement. Groupe Renault has expressed its disappointment in not having the opportunity to continue the proposal. "We appreciate Nissan’s constructive approach
  • Honest John's Motoring Agony Column 29-06-2019 Part 1 28 Jun 2019 (News)
    . Nissinformed My wife needs to buy an automatic for health reasons.    She'd like a new Micra, but Nissan says they don't do one at present while several non-Nissan sites say that the petrol has (or will have?) a CVT transmission. What's the true story? Are they about to bring it out
  • Honest John's Motoring Agony Column 06-07-2019 Part 1 5 Jul 2019 (News)
    -2004/ Heart and Soul After looking around, I’ve come to like the KIA Soul and the Nissan Cube (quite rare). I welcome please your expertise (problems

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