Mazda Rewarded For Making Awesome Cars With 60% Profit Surge

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2020 Will Be The Year Of The Autonomous Car

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 9/12/13 9:12am 9/12/13 9:12am

Does Toyota's Hydrogen Car Prove They're Eco-Clueless?

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 8/30/13 9:00am 8/30/13 9:00am

The American Car Is Back

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 4/30/13 9:22am 4/30/13 9:22am

A $3,000 Nissan Is How Datsun Plans To Take Over The World

George Orwell wrote in 1984 that "the only hope for the future lies with the proles." Nissan Motors might agree with that sentiment, and has planned accordingly to build really cheap cars for the developing country masses by resurrecting the Datsun nameplate. » 10/02/12 12:40pm 10/02/12 12:40pm

Is The 2013 Nissan Sentra Boring Enough To Be A Success?

For its newest generation, the 2013 Nissan Sentra is skipping the facelift and getting the full on Michael Jackson. The all new car has a laundry list of new features, and they stretch from the nose to the tail. It's lighter. It's economier. It's upscalier. It's LEDier. It also looks like the lovechild of the new… » 8/31/12 12:40pm 8/31/12 12:40pm

Watch Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn's Hilarious Interpreter Become Carlos…

As the CEO of Renault-Nissan, Carlos Ghosn leads one of the world's largest car manufacturers. A business world superhero, the Brazilian-French corporate Titan saved Nissan Motor Company from near bankruptcy in the 90s. His fluency in French, Portuguese, English, and Arabic help him navigate the waters of… » 7/26/12 10:00am 7/26/12 10:00am

Nissan To Sell Pure Electric Cars In Oregon

Nissan will begin selling electric cars in Oregon state as early as 2010, according to a statement by Nissan-Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn at the LA Auto Show. There's been a lot buzz surrounding Nissan electric cars » 11/19/08 5:45pm 11/19/08 5:45pm, especially with the debut of the concept at the earlier this year. Oregon's governor Ted Kulongoski is…

2009 Nissan Maxima Pricing Announced

The restyled 2009 Nissan Maxima S is arriving in showrooms bearing a marketing-friendly "under $30k" MSRP of $29,950, including destination. That's up from $28,790 for the base 2008 Maxima, money well spent if the 2009 Maxima's sporting intentions prove genuine. If the S is too basic for you, upgrade to a 2009 Maxima SV… » 6/26/08 8:30am 6/26/08 8:30am

Nissan Developing Electric Car For 2010

The Nissan G37 Convertible wasn't the only news to come out of the Nissan GT 2012 strategic plan. Apparently, Carlos the destroyer has gone on record committing Nissan to an all-electric vehicle available by the end of calender year 2010 which will compete directly with cars in its segment. This of course significantly … » 5/13/08 2:40pm 5/13/08 2:40pm

LA Auto Show: US-Spec Nissan GT-R Revealed Live

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn just revealed the US-Spec version of Godzilla — the all-new Nissan GT-R here at the LA Auto Show. Ghosn claims that "this car could only be built with both our heads and our hearts." Apparently he forgot to add they needed their balls as the speedy super car's supposedly rated at 480 horses under… » 11/14/07 3:29pm 11/14/07 3:29pm

Carlos Ghosn Wild: Renault-Nissan CEO Still Considering US Partnership

After his dressing like a superhero last week, we wouldn't be surprised if Renault-Nissan's Carlos Ghosn picked up a pimp cane and snapped in a set of diamond teeth to announce he still wants to get it on with a beleaguered US automaker. Perhaps it's Ghosn's experience with a struggling company that has him willing to… » 10/26/07 8:30am 10/26/07 8:30am

Carlos Ghosn Gets Ready To Fight Super-Villains With The 2009 Nissan…

If for some reason you don't believe the Line on the Inside over at Edmunds got the inside scoop on the new 2009 Nissan GT-R, you need but one glance at the picture above to correct that fallacy. That's Nissan main man and CEO Carlos Ghosn doing his best impression of a comic book hero in front of the new 2009… » 10/18/07 9:30am 10/18/07 9:30am