Tag: Nissan

  • 2013 Infiniti cars will have their infotainment powered by Intel Atom

    2013 Infiniti cars will have their infotainment powered by Intel Atom

    Infiniti cars of the near future, the 2013 line to be precise, will come packed with a swank new infotainment system being put together by technological geniuses Intel, in collaboration with Nissan. The 2013 Infiniti lineup by Nissan will sport an in-vehicle computer system boasting an Atom CPU and coming with cloud-based services for smartphone…

  • Nissan adds additional touches to soon-to-launch 2013 370z

    Nissan adds additional touches to soon-to-launch 2013 370z

    We just had a sneak peek at the upcoming 2013 Nissan 370z to be launched at the Chicago Auto Show, and the changes in this new model seem pretty significant. While the Sports Package version comes with new pimped up 19-inch wheels and Euro-tuned shocks, the non-Sport 370z comes with vertical LEDs, 18-inch wheels, two…

  • Nissan Scratch Shield self-repair iPhone case has healing powers?

    Nissan Scratch Shield self-repair iPhone case has healing powers?

    When you take Wolverine to Harry Potter and ask him to transfigure the super hero into an iPhone case, this is what he may become. The Nissan Scratch Shield self-repair iPhone case is the result of some impressive work by the automobile manufacturer who has enabled an outer casing that heals itself, just like some…

  • Nissan Leaf Nismo Concept showed off at 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

    Nissan Leaf Nismo Concept showed off at 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

    While other auto-makers are still dishing out electric car concepts, Nissan is still far ahead in the race for it has been selling the Leaf EV for a almost a year now. At this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, the company unveiled an array of emissions free models which also included the PIVO 3 personal commuter…

  • North Virginia gets 2012 Nissan GT-R as an undercover cop car

    EVI Corporation, a company that preps police cars with lights and sirens for agencies in the Northern Virginia and Washington DC areas has been reported to be working on a new project involving Nissan GT-R. The car will be soon joining the law enforcer’s team, and will used the undercover operations. When not in action,…

  • Nissan working on mind-reading cars to help you drive safely

    Nissan working on mind-reading cars to help you drive safely

    We have occult sciences and horoscope readers to warn us about onset of misfortune. Nissan is trying a rather different approach to help you remain safe while driving. The automaker is working with Swiss scientists to develop an interface between man and machine that will read out the driver’s mind and predict his next move.…

  • Electricity supplied from Nissan LEAF lithium-ion batteries can power an average Japanese household for two days

    Electricity supplied from Nissan LEAF lithium-ion batteries can power an average Japanese household for two days

    Nissan today unveiled a system which enables electricity to be supplied from the lithium-ion batteries installed in Nissan LEAF to ordinary households, as part of its comprehensive efforts toward the realization of a zero-emission society. The new system was unveiled at ‘Kan-kan-kyo’, a house built in front of the Nissan Global Headquarters by Sekisui House…

  • Nissan LEAF’s in-car electronics leaks location info to RSS feeds

    Nissan LEAF’s in-car electronics leaks location info to RSS feeds

    Forget those nasty hacks that threaten our privacy issues, the latest buzz in the blogsphere tell us that the in-car electronics of Nissan LEAF apparently leaks telemetry information to RSS feeds. The detailed information about a driver’s loction, speed and destination is being leaked to third-party websites accessed through the car’s built-in RSS reader. Its…

  • Nissan’s GT-R 2011 edition gets official and she’s a beauty

    Nissan’s GT-R 2011 edition gets official and she’s a beauty

    Nissan’s GT-R has been showing up all over the place. From setting the Guinness record for being the fastest 4-seater to a special edition version being launched with an elite Track Club membership that costs almost as much as the car to be a part of. But irrespective of the add-ons, the big news is…

  • Nissan’s Car-Van Hybrid ‘Townpod’ is All Gimick

    Nissan’s Car-Van Hybrid ‘Townpod’ is All Gimick

    Nissan used the Paris Motor Show to showcase their latest design concept, the Townpod, a car-van concept designed for entrepreneurs. Nissan says the theory behind the Townpod is that as the lines between our business and social lives are become increasingly blurred, so our means of transport must be equally multifaceted. The Townpod is open…