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Test Drives2019 Nissan Qashqai: Rationally Good
Many Canadians are trading in their compact cars for SUVs that offer the added benefit of all-wheel drive. However, to stay within the same price point, many buyers must choose a subcompact-sized vehicle such as the Nissan Qashqai. There are a dozen others, such as the Honda HR-V , the …

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NewsNissan TITAN to Drop Diesel Engine, Too
In case you haven’t heard, Nissan is having a rough year, what with the legal troubles of former CEO Carlos Ghosn, the role it supposedly played in the failed merger with FCA, the massive layoffs that were announced recently and of course slumping sales for most of the models in …
NewsPricing Announced for 2020 Nissan 370Z Lineup
Just a few days after introducing the new 370Z 50th Anniversary Edition at the 2019 New York Auto Show, Nissan announced Canadian pricing for the entire 2020 370Z lineup, which is now on sale across the country. Starting at $30,498 (just $500 more than last year) before freight and delivery …
New YorkNissan Unleashes an Even More Wicked GT-R
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of its sports cars, Nissan has created special editions of the GT-R and 370Z for 2020. The GT-R gets a two-tone treatment dominated by the iconic Wangan Blue seen on R34-generation models. A white stripe extends from the hood all the way to the rear.
NewsAt Long Last, Nissan Frontier to be Redesigned… for 2021
Can you believe the current Nissan Frontier has been around for 15 years? That’s right: The second generation was introduced way back in 2004 as a 2005 model. With the midsize pickup truck market losing quite a bit of popularity during that time, the Japanese manufacturer could afford not to …
NewsNissan Versa Note to be Axed from North American Lineup
One of the most affordable cars in the country is about to retire. According to Jeff Wandell, a Nissan spokesman in the U.S., sales of the Versa Note hatchback in North America will end after the 2019 model year. Production will cease later this month, CarsDirect reports. Nissan Canada confirmed …
NewsPickups Struggle With Passenger-Side Crash Test, IIHS Finds
It looks like you’re not necessarily doing your significant other a favour by inviting him or her for a ride in the passenger seat of your brand-new truck. Only three out of eleven pickups managed to earn a “Good” rating in the latest passenger-side small overlap front test conducted by …
NewsAJAC Announces Canadian Green Car and Utility Vehicle of 2019
On Tuesday, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) crowned the 2019 Canadian Green Car of the Year and Canadian Green Utility Vehicle of the Year during media day at the Vancouver International Auto Show. First, the Nissan LEAF edged two Honda models, the Clarity and Insight, to win the …
NewsThe Car Guide’s 2019 Best Buys: Nissan LEAF
As electric vehicles are gaining in popularity in Canada, we’re seeing a growing number of models arriving on the market through the course of 2019. And many of them offer a driving range approaching that of a conventional vehicle. Every year, The Car Guide’s team publishes its Best Buys in …

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2000
Motoring TV 2000 Episode 4
Women auto seminar 2000 Nissan Xterra Aston Martin DB7 Saab Viggen Bill Gardiner on cold weather and engines Jim Kenzie on the womens seminar.
2000
Motoring TV 2000 Episode 14
Geneva Auto Show 2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 2000 Hyundai Accent Renault Avantime Smart Car Bill Gardiner on switching to synthetic oil we may see more European cars in N.A.'s future.
Video Reviews
Why is the Nissan Micra the best buy in its category?
Subcompact cars have rapidly evolved in recent years, offering more refinement, comfort and options than ever before. But at what price? We believe subcompact cars must remain affordable, simple and easy to maintain, and the Nissan Micra checks all these boxes. It also happens to be super fun to drive, …
2001
Motoring TV 2001 Episode 20
Operation Intersection 2001 Nissan Sentra SE tips on washing your vehicle cop helps woman who gets cut off police employ new high-tech cruisers Bill Gardiner on after-market customizing new technologies detect lethal interior heat.
2001
Motoring TV 2001 Episode 25
Nissan's revival 2001 Kia Magentis/Mazda MP3/Protege5 dangers of over-inflation David Webb and his Rolls Royce Bill Gardiner on new viscosity oil Quebec politician wants car speed to be limited to 100km.
2002
Motoring TV 2002 Episode 9
2002 Nissan Altima 2002 Kia Sedona reserve power in today's batteries can vary Mazda RX8 dirty or improper air filters can cause major engine damage BMW's 7-Series is loaded with technology - good or bad?