Nissan Steps Back From IDx And Q50 Eau Rouge To Focus On Boring Junk

Few automakers embody the concept of disappointment more than Nissan does. With the notable exception of the GT-R, there's no real reason to buy Nissan's middling, anonymous, bloated-looking cars over their competitors. Many were hoping the Nissan IDx and Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge would help snap the company out of its… » 1/26/15 1:35pm 1/26/15 1:35pm

The Next Nissan Z Could Be More Like The IDx, Because Money

Like many of you, I balked at the $51,365 as-equipped price tag of the last Nissan 370Z we tested. That's ridiculous for a Z, and guess who agrees with us? Nissan design chief Shiro Nakamura, who says the retro Nissan IDx concepts could influence the next Z as well. » 10/06/14 8:15pm 10/06/14 8:15pm

Nissan Can't Figure Out How To Make A RWD Car Cheaply Enough

Don't get too excited over the Nissan IDx we just saw at the Detroit auto show this year. All signs pointed to a BRZ/FR-S competitor, but Nissan says those plans are still up in the air. » 7/14/14 9:03am 7/14/14 9:03am

We drive the Nissan IDx Concepts

Nissan PR icon Tim Gallagher, the man who makes many things possible with a mere wave of his PR-guy magic wand, leaned against the window of the Nissan IDx Nismo concept said, "You just follow me, OK?" » 2/03/14 5:35pm 2/03/14 5:35pm

Nissan Is Probably Cooking Up A New Turbo Z

Get excited, kids. Nissan reportedly has some very kickass sports car plans in the works. We already know their hot BRZ-fighting Nissan IDx has been greenlit for production, but there's more, including a possible return of the Turbo Z. » 1/20/14 10:00am 1/20/14 10:00am

Maybe Car Companies Listen To Enthusiasts After All

"No one cares what we think!" is a refrain I hear all the time on Jalopnik. I have said it and so have you. "We enthusiasts are a drop in the bucket compared to the Camry and MDX buyers. Our opinions don't matter!" » 1/17/14 12:40pm 1/17/14 12:40pm

Nissan Confirms The Rear-Drive IDx Concept Will Go To Production

Upon seeing the Nissan IDx Nismo and IDx Freeflow concepts in person at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this week, I immediately thought they would be the perfect size for a Subaru BRZ fighter. The people at Nissan must think so too. It's gonna be real! » 1/15/14 9:50am 1/15/14 9:50am

The Nissan IDx Nismo Concept Is The Rebirth Of The God Damn Datsun 510

Nissan created the IDx Freeflow and the IDx Nismo concepts after understanding that carmakers have to get millennials interested in cars again. And making a modern day Datsun 510 is a pretty good way to start the process. » 11/20/13 10:00am 11/20/13 10:00am