Spy Photos: What Th'... Smaller Nissan Coupe?

What's this, then? Could it be Nissan's parading the chassis of a smaller sports car under a shortened 350Z? Remember, Autocar says the House of Ghosn is working on a production model of its Urge concept. So many perhapses, not enough absolutelys. » 6/13/07 7:40am 6/13/07 7:40am

Sporty News: Hot Nissans Are Nigh

Since around the time Neil Armstrong hit the moon, Nissan's been taunting us with the coming Skyline GT-R, a would-be 911 Turbo tackler for half the price. But Autocar says it's not the only rear-driver in the pipeline. Word is Nissan's working on a production version of the Urge concept, that half car, half XBox… » 6/08/07 7:14am 6/08/07 7:14am

Embracing the Urge: Nissan's Detroit Concept in Pictures

One of the most compelling prototype concepts at the show, (at least as put forth by our reptilian, video-gaming, roadster-driving brains) is Nissan's Urge. It's not at all the prettiest thing out there by any means; the Urge looks suspiciously like some rich kid's Pinewood Derby entry, designed in My First CAD .… » 1/10/06 1:37am 1/10/06 1:37am

More on the Urge: Nissan's Concept for Videogame Junkies

Nissan's Urge concept, advance shots of which we posted yesterday, isn't just a toylike roadster, it's also a fully equipped simulation controller for the Xbox 360. According to a Nissan executive, the company surveyed 2000 "echo boomers," the genetic offspring of baby boomers born between 1982 and 1995, who say… » 12/29/05 8:15am 12/29/05 8:15am

Urge Underkill?: Nissan Releases Photo of Three-seat Concept

Following up on the sketch it released earlier this month, Nissan released a photo of its three-seat Urge concept, which will debut in Detroit. A youth-oriented plus-one roadster (i.e., with a mother-in-law seat) built from aluminum and carbon fiber, the Urge sports such novelties as scissor doors, F1-style steering… » 12/28/05 8:41am 12/28/05 8:41am