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My Official Start to 2014: The Canadian International AutoShow

My Official Start to 2014: The Canadian International AutoShow

As an automotive writer, I want to completely absorb the culture behind the most wonderful creation we know as the automobile. However, as an online automotive writer, annual trips to Geneva, Los Angeles, Daytona Beach or Le Mans is not something I can easily bankroll or have bankrolled for me. For this reason, my only […]

Nissan’s 88-Pound ZEOD RC Sports Car Engine

Nissan’s 88-Pound ZEOD RC Sports Car Engine

Numerous performance junkies consider power-to-weight ratio as being a true measure for a vehicle’s prowess on the street or race track. The Shelby Cobra has been one of the classic examples where big horsepower dropped into a smaller car equals a potent motoring combination. Providing the next evolutionary step in high-performance technology is to create […]

Nissan IDx: Dream or Reality?

Nissan IDx: Dream or Reality?

Nissan has always been great at two things:  Surprising people, and making exciting/affordable cars for enthusiasts.  They usually try their best to bring the concepts to full production instead of teasing everyone, leading them endlessly on with rolling concept debuts.  That’s hard to do in a day and age where emission laws and mpg restrictions […]

The Path of the 2014 Nissan Rogue

The Path of the 2014 Nissan Rogue

If you’re in the market for a crossover vehicle, automakers are actively courting you with a variety of driving options. The crossover vehicle category has opened up styling and creative avenues that were previously left unexplored as sport nature, all-wheel drive has married with utility. The vehicles created with the crossover design concept span from […]

Nissan BladeGlider Concept Design: Knockout or Knockoff?

Nissan BladeGlider Concept Design: Knockout or Knockoff?

When it comes to fashion, I admit I never obtained the understanding on what makes certain items so unique they warrant spending so much money. How could people happily pay a $200 amount for a plain white T-shirt when they are available for under $10 in practically every department and discount store? What makes a […]

Nissan GT-R Nismo: The Last Truly Great Sports Car?

Nissan GT-R Nismo: The Last Truly Great Sports Car?

If you read “The Next Nissan GT-R: What Should We Expect?” we gave some insights into the final days of the R35 GT-R.  Before a new era of hybrid Ferrari thumping is ushered in with the R36, they wanted to create the best performing GT-R to date, which, as you probably know, is quite a […]

The Next Nissan GT-R: What Should We Expect?

The Next Nissan GT-R: What Should We Expect?

The return of Nissan’s international car hero, the GT-R, was the biggest thing to hit the car world since, well the previous GT-R.  Except the story was much bigger this time around in 2008, because Americans could go to their local Nissan showroom and simply give them some money, and in exchange, drive their own […]

Frightening Prometheus Creations of the Auto World

Frightening Prometheus Creations of the Auto World

Halloween is a time when many characters come out. It is a time for children and even adults to dress up in costumes living out a persona through the day. For other adults, Halloween horror comes in realizing the price of candy for satisfying trick-or-treaters. For automobiles, Halloween involves recognizing nightmarish creatures of four wheels. […]