Nissan

1985 Nissan 300ZX Turbo 5-Speed

This 1985 Nissan 300ZX Turbo is a stock example in black over tan with 68k indicated miles on its 3.0L turbocharged V6 and 5-speed manual …

Classic Cars

Be the Drift King with this ‘Fast & Furious’ Nissan 350Z

At eight movies and counting, the Fast and the Furious franchise is arguably the biggest automotive pop culture phenomenon of the past two decades. …

Autos

Weekly Rewind: Galaxy Note 8 vs. iPhone 8, paper lightsabers, Nissan Leaf review

A lot can happen in a week when it comes to tech. The constant onslaught of news makes it nigh impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep …

Autos

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': The Fun Escapes Me

There's something missing for me at the heart of the new Star Wars movie. Something about evil. (No spoilers, I promise.)<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I flew to the east coast, just so that I could see it three hours …

Star Wars

There's a Wild 220-MPH V12 Toyota Supra For Sale In Japan

Built by Japanese tuning shop Top Secret, this Supra once did a claimed 197 mph on UK public roads. Talk about infamous.<p>The Japanese street racing scene has produced a handful of truly wild cars, like this Toyota Supra. Built by legendary firm Top Secret, this Supra packs a twin-turbo V12 …

Trucks

Is the Renault Zoe Star Wars edition the electric car for Han Solo?

1,000 examples destined only for the French market<p>Product tie-ins for <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> seem to have hit the market just in time for the holidays — along with the movie you’ve probably just seen — but there’s already a car that pays homage to next year’s <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i>. This is the …

Star Wars

Dacia Duster's value cleans up on its rivals

There’s no arguing with the fact that Renault’s Romania-based subsidiary, Dacia, offers real value for money, with some of the cheapest cars …

Trucks

How I Stay Sane And Safe After Ditching My Car For A Motorcycle

“What do you mean, you don’t own a car?” The tall man in the cowboy hat asked, looking at me like I’d just landed from Mars or New York. He may have …

Supercars

Leaked: Say hello to the Nissan Navara-based Terra

A first look at Nissan's upcoming Navara-based SUV, the Terra. To debut in Auto China 2018.

Philippines

Voltia conversion expands Nissan e-NV200 electric delivery van for London

As the United Kingdom joins other countries in committing to a future ban on fossil-fuel vehicles, commercial fleet operators that rely on diesel …

Autos

Spike In Car Thefts, Break-Ins Rattles Riverdale Residents

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> Drivers in the Bronx are concerned about a spike in car thefts and break-ins with some returning to their vehicles to find …

Volkswagen Will Invest Over $1 Billion To Convert Factory To EV Production Only

Volkswagen I.D. – Coming in 2020<p>Volkswagen has announced a <b>€22.8 billion</b> investment package (2018-2022) in the future viability of its plants …

Autos

Could Tennessee top Michigan in U.S. electric-car production (if not California)?

Today, battery-electric cars are built in volume at only three locations across the entire United States.<p>Tesla builds its three different electric …

Electric Vehicles

My $100 Nissan 300ZX's Problems Are Weirder Than I Expected

Last month I sort-of inherited this 1984 Nissan 300ZX with more than 200,000 miles on the odometer. It’s in remarkably good condition for an …

Supercars

Best Year-End Car Deals For 2017: Dealerships Offering Deep Discounts To Move Large Inventory

<i>Edmunds</i> released its list of best year-end car deals for 2017 and some popular makes and models are available at deep discounts. Due to the unusually …

Electric Vehicles

Skoda Rapid: roomy and cheap to run but not the Czech firm's finest

The Skoda Rapid is marketed as a no-nonsense small family car and sits between the Fabia and Octavia in the company’s line-up. No surprise then that from the outside it looks much like a miniature Octavia, and is available with some of the same engines.<p>For those on a tighter budget the Rapid also …

Volkswagen Golf

1991 Nissan Sentra SE-R | 10Best Cars | Features

When we drove Nissan’s terrific new Sentra SE-R for the first time last year, we noted that we’d always maintained that there’s no good reason that small cars can’t be as good as big cars. We then went on to cite the SE-R as the best evidence we’d seen to date that something we’d wanted for …

Trucks

Tiny carwash used for somehow-serious purpose of testing Nissan paint

Didn't Hot Wheels sell something like this back in '89?<p>How'd you like to be the engineer in charge of this thing? Dreams of testing the GT-R on the Nurburgring, developing the next great Nissan Z car? Then bam, sorry bud, tiny car wash duty.<p>Yet, Nissan quite seriously uses this little guy to test …

Autos

Here Is The Tiny Tiny Car Wash Nissan Uses To Test Paint

Check that out! It’s a toy Nissan 370Z, the car that’s been around longer than that fridge magnet you made in kindergarten but is kind of cool …

Supercars

How Does the Chevy Camaro ZL1 1LE Compare to Santa's Sleigh?

The Camaro may have more power, but Santa's magic gives his sleigh some unique advantages.<p>Chevrolet<p>The 2018 Chevy Camaro ZL1 1LE is a lean mean track …

Autos

The Morning After: Wednesday, December 13th 2017

Good morning! It's the middle of the week and some of us are mortgaging our homes to get into Bitcoin. Meanwhile, SpaceX's recycled spacecrafts get together, Apple's new iMac is coming and we open nominations for the Best of CES 2018. Yep, the Consumer Electronics Show is just around the corner, …

Ajit Pai

Car art: Denver’s one-night-only spin on “Drive-in” uses Nissans, Dodges and BMWs as mini-galleries

Westerners have been obsessed with their modes of personal transportation ever since the first cowboy galloped across the range. When you live in a …

John McEnroe

Do cities have enough electric-car charging stations; are highways the 'last hurdle'?

The availability of charging stations for electric cars, or lack of it, is often cited as one of the primary reasons holding back widespread adoption.<p>…

Electric Vehicles

Nissan Uses Mini Car Wash to Test Paint

This tiny car wash gives Nissan's paints a thorough torture test before they're deployed to the real world.<p>Nissan—©2017 Nissan<p>There are some cars …

Trucks

There's Really No Consensus Designing Electric Vehicles

<i>A fleet of electric vehicles from Tesla (Instagram: everything.tesla)</i><p>HOW SHOULD AUTOMAKERS DESIGN THEIR ELECTRIC VEHICLES? THERE’S NO CONSENSUS.<p>Most …

Electric Vehicles

The 2018 Tartan Tarmac calendar – make a date with petrolheads

Motoring club Tartan Tarmac's photographers have taken stunning images of speed machines to create a calendar fit to grace any garage wall. You can …

Alfa Romeo

Discontinued: 15 cars and trucks that automakers are dropping in 2018

Every year, the automotive tide washes new models into showrooms — and drags old ones away.<p>Among the departing models this time are a few that never caught on with customers, along with some well-known names.<p>With auto sales expected to fall for the first time since 2009, car companies have a …

Trucks

Will electric vehicles doom your neighborhood auto mechanic?

Craig Van Batenburg began his career as an auto mechanic in 1970 after falling in love with the internal combustion engine.<p>But for several years, the 67-year-old from Massachusetts has been warning about its imminent demise. As a wave of electric vehicles quickly approaches, experts say, it could …

Entrepreneurship

Motor Trend compares Bolt, LEAF and Model 3 head-to-head

This is a milestone review – the first head-to-head comparison of three EVs that “really could be your affordable, every-day, one-and-only car” – and …

Electric Vehicles

The 2018 Nissan Leaf gets a semi-autonomous upgrade

The Nissan Leaf is the top-selling electric vehicle in the world. Sure, Tesla and Chevy get all the hype with the Bolt and Model 3, but with more than 290,000 cars sold, Nissan's little electric car is the one people are buying. After seven years without a design refresh, the automaker dropped a …

Autos