Tag: juke

Nissan Juke: quirky or ugly?

Seriously … Tell me what you think. Is it a bullfrog or a crouching tiger waiting to pounce? The all-new Nissan Juke is certainly unusual, and it invariably incites a visceral response. What’s yours. Do you love it? Hate it? Would you buy it?

Nissan Juke is almost an ideal Chicago car

I know it’s not the most attractive vehicle out there. But I prefer to call the Nisan Juke quirky rather than ugly. Or if you must use a “u” word … How about unique? Not buying it? Let’s see if I can convince you. In terms of utility, the Juke is both compact and functional.... Read more »

Today's Rant: Nissan Juke center console

So, in case you missed it, the CPD issued an advisory for people parking along the lakefront. Apparently the cars have been getting broken into. A lot. In broad daylight. So, this spurs today’s rant (or yesterday’s as the case may be). As a runner, I spend a lot of time along the lakefront, and... Read more »

Today's Rave: Nissan Juke integrated control system

Because today’s rave is more visual than verbally descriptive, I decided to show you with a video. I think the integrated control system in the Nissan Juke is ingenious. Simple, functional and uncluttered all at the same time. Love it. Oh, and forgive the shaky hand. Apparently my cell phone needs a tripod. In case... 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 »