Blip: March Into March

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It’s March! Which means we should likely all consider the Nissan March, which is what Nissan called their Micra in export markets, for reasons I can’t begin to guess at. The Micra/March was the basis for Nissan’s Pike cars like the Be-1, Pao, and Figaro, and they had the fun hot hatch version called the March Turbo, which had a fantastic steering wheel. So, you know, happy Marching.

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