Tag: Nissan

Nissan Rogue: A Chicago-worthy SUV

2011 Nissan Rogue I just had the opportunity to drive a compact SUV I actually liked: the 2011 Nissan Rogue. While the price of the test car came in around $27K, I don’t think you have to top out there. I liked the AWD that came on the test car, but I could probably do... Read more »

Chicago: Here's how you can win a Nissan Juke

Nissan has teamed with with SCVNGR to bring Chicagoans the chance to win a Nissan Juke. From now until Jan. 28, all you have to do is visit Juke the City, register … and go on a scavenger hunt. There are 20 places on the hunt with challenges along the way. Even if you aren’t... Read more »

See it here first: new Nissan Juke commercial

Last week, I was able to trek around Chicago in the all-new, not-yet-released Nissan Juke. This week, I’m able to bring you another exclusive: the all-new Juke commercial. Not yet released on TV … or anywhere else really, you can say you saw it here first. Oh, and in case you missed my review, be... Read more »

Nissan Juke makes a quick stop in Chicago

The same buttons that power the D-Mode features also function as HVAC buttons when you hit the Climate button. LOVE the multifunctionality!
Nissan Juke visits Willis Tower Last week, Nissan brought the all-new 2011 Juke out to Chicago for a little social media scavenger hunt. There were 7 of us present who were partnered up and sent off in Jukes provided by Nissan with Clue No. 1. At each stop we were given an assignment (continue reading... Read more »

Prepare to be Juked

2011 Nissan Juke Today Nissan brings their funky new Juke to Chicago for a social media scavenger hunt. I’ll be driving around Chicago this morning looking for clues provided by @NissanNews on twitter and having the chance to test this all new active-lifestyle-vehicle-like, crossover-ish vehicle. Base price is $18,960. Follow me on twitter @Jill_Ciminillo to... Read more »

Nissan announces pricing for LEAF electric car

NIssan LEAF Amid the news coming out of the New York Auto Show, Nissan usurped some of the spotlight by announcing the day before the show that they would be launching their version of the electric car in December. Plus the big news about LEAF: the base price will be $32,780. With the $7,500 tax... Read more »

Favorite feature on the Nissan Alitma

Nissan Altima iPod interface Hands down, it was the 2.5S Premium Audio Package ($1,240). If I only had enough money for one option package, this would be it. It’s power packed with a phenomenal Digital Bose 9-speaker audio system, back-up camera, Bluetooth connectivity, XM Satellite Radio and USB iPod connectivity complete with an interface that... Read more »

Just swapped into a Nissan Altima

Car du jour: 2010 Nissan Altima As a new feature on my blog, I figure I’ll let you know when I swap into a new vehicle, and you can let me know if there’s anything you want to know about it … I just swapped into a 2.5S Nissan Altima. Other than the fact that... Read more »

Nissan's new recall

So, yet another recall enters the mix: Nissan is recalling nearly 540,000 vehicles because of faulty brake pedal pins and fuel gauges. Vehicles included in the recall: 2008-2010 Infiniti QX56 2008-2010 Nissan Titan 2008-2010 Nissan Armada 2008-2010 Nissan Quest 2005-2008 Nissan Frontier 2005-2008 Nissan Pathfinder 2005-2008 Nissan Xterra For more recalls from other vehicles, see... Read more »

Recalls gone wild

So, everyone seems to be focused on the fact that Toyota has recalled more than 8M vehicles in the last month. Granted that is a big deal, but it seems that a lot of other manufacturers are using this time to slip some recalls in under the media’s radar. Who, you might ask? Here’s what... Read more »