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 |  Jul 24 2014, 10:07 PM


Nissan’s latest Nismo-tuned product is small, slick-looking and not slated to be sold in the U.S.

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 |  May 16 2014, 1:01 PM


Nissan is breathing life back into the 370Z with a new Nismo performance version, which was revealed today at the annual ZDAYZ gathering. 

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 |  Apr 24 2014, 10:14 AM

nissan sentra nismo

The next Nismo-tuned product from Nissan is likely to be a hopped-up version of its Sentra compact sedan, but there will be more to follow says product boss Pierre Loing.

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Nissan IDx Freeflow and IDx NISMO make North American Debut

Two Different takes on Youthful Cars.

 |  Jan 13 2014, 3:50 PM

Nissan-IDx-Concept-Main-ArtTwo little cars that stole the stage at the Tokyo Motor Show earlier this year have made their away across the Pacific to North America.
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 |  Jan 06 2014, 2:02 PM


Nissan is planning to make a big push for its Nismo performance brand in the U.S., which will include a boutique in participating dealerships.

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 |  Jan 03 2014, 4:48 PM


Nissan is hoping to return to its glory days of sports car success by joining forces with Muscle Milk Pickett Racing and competing in the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.

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 |  Nov 25 2013, 2:01 PM


Some way, somehow, Nissan continues to find a way to improve its menacing GT-R sports car, unveiling the 2015 model along with a NISMO variant at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show.

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 |  Nov 22 2013, 9:01 AM

sentra nismo concept

Once a formidable performance car, hotter versions of the Sentra have become soft over the past few years, something Nissan aims to fix with the next hopped-up compact.

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 |  Nov 20 2013, 7:39 AM

2015-Nissan-GT-R-NISMO-Main-ArtWhat happens when too much just isn’t enough? You become an addict, that’s what! Well someone call Betty Ford because Nissan’s been going through performance withdrawal and they just binged on GT-Rs!

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 |  Nov 19 2013, 9:14 AM

2014 Nissan GT-R NISMO

Nissan has done it yet again, with the GT-R laying down a Nurburgring lap time that simply demolishes the old car’s best effort.

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 |  Nov 19 2013, 7:21 AM

gt-r nismo

Nissan has revealed the latest, and greatest, iteration of its supercar killer, boasting 600 horsepower and a Nurburgring lap time lower than any other volume production car.

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 |  Nov 18 2013, 8:04 AM


Leaked photos shown here are being reported as the new Nissan GT-R Nismo, set to debut officially this week in Tokyo.

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 |  Oct 22 2013, 3:54 PM

Nissan-GT-R-Main-ArtThe Nissan GT-R is a supercar in the truest sense of the word. It combines dynamite acceleration with tenacious all-wheel-drive grip and more technology than Silicon Valley. This formula adds up to performance that can top the some of the finest exotics in the world for a fraction of the price. The second-generation of the car promises even more.

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 |  Oct 03 2013, 10:32 AM


A leaked build sheet  is revealing new details about what to expect from Nissan’s Godzilla car in 2015.

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 |  Sep 09 2013, 8:01 AM


Riding a new technology wave, Nissan has announced a smartwatch concept that it claims is the world’s first wristwatch that connects the performance of both the car and its driver.

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 |  Jun 27 2013, 9:02 AM


The Nissan Leaf isn’t exactly the first vehicle you might think of when it comes to NISMO performance, but the Japanese automaker is now offering a slightly sportier version of its EV.

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 |  Jun 27 2013, 6:50 AM

nismo badge

Nissan has taken another big step in developing its NISMO division into a global performance brand, partnering with Williams – the company behind nine Formula 1 Constructors ‘ Championships.

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 |  Jun 21 2013, 7:20 AM

nissan le mans 2014 EV

Showing undeterred commitment to the future of electric cars, Nissan has revealed a wild new prototype race car that will compete at the 24 Hours of Le Mans next year.

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 |  Jun 18 2013, 3:31 PM


Nissan has unveiled its Almera Nismo Performance Package Concept at the 2013 Super GT International Series in Malaysia.

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 |  Mar 22 2013, 7:36 AM

Nissan nismo youtube channel

Fans of Nissan and its NISMO performance brand now have a new destination on YouTube: NISMO. TV.

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 |  Feb 26 2013, 9:01 AM

Nissan has officially kicked off a new era for its performance arm, Nismo, and has officially opened the new Nismo global headquarters and development center in Yokohama, Japan.

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 |  Feb 25 2013, 10:48 PM

Nissan has announced that it’ll return to the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours with an innovative project showcasing electric technology.

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 |  Feb 25 2013, 8:54 PM

There will be an even hotter version of the cult-followed GT-R tuned by Nissan’s Nismo performance arm in the next 12 months.

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 |  Feb 22 2013, 10:32 AM

Nissan will announce details on February 26 surrounding its Nismo performance arm.

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