As 2017 continues to place itself in our rearview mirrors, it is time to look ahead to what 2018 has to offer. For automakers like Nissan, that means rolling out the newest versions of their vehicles. The Nissan Armada made a return to the Nissan lineup after a brief hiatus, and for 2018 another version of the full-size SUV will be added: The Platinum Reserve model. This model adds even more style to the SUV, giving a luxury experience in a non-luxury vehicle. It also comes standard with Intelligent Rear View Mirror, which uses a rear camera to let you see what is behind you if your view is obstructed by passengers or cargo. Feast your eyes on some images of the 2018 Nissan Armada Platinum Reserve model. Read the rest of this entry »
Pickup trucks are one of the most popular vehicle styles, and that has been the case for many generations. These vehicles have a lot to provide to their lucky drivers, particularly if they have loads to haul and terrain to conquer. One such pickup truck in the Nissan lineup is the Frontier. As 2017 begins to distance itself in the rearview mirror, it is time to look ahead and focus on what the upcoming year has to offer. For automakers, including Nissan, it means getting ready to release the newest versions of automobiles, and the Frontier is among them. Price matters when you are looking at which vehicle to drive home next. How much will the 2018 Nissan Frontier cost? Read ahead for details. Read the rest of this entry »
Does your car need washing more often during fall?
Autumn is a beloved season by many people. Just think, it means a colorful tapestry of reds, oranges, and yellows in your backyard or along your commute, scary movies on TV to celebrate the arrival of Halloween, and football on many TV screens during the weekends. Of course, like just about everything in life, it has its downsides as well. Those leaves look amazing while they are on the trees, but what about when they have fallen and gathered all along the roads or on your vehicle? This can cause quite a mess. As a result, does your car need washing more often during fall? We have some suggestions. Read on! Read the rest of this entry »
Sport utility vehicles have so much to offer for just about anyone. Midsize crossover models in particular can seat plenty of people while also being able to carry sizeable loads of cargo for just about any adventure you can think of, while also using gasoline in a more efficient manner than some other styles of SUV. The Nissan Pathfinder is one such SUV, and after a major overhaul for 2017, the latest model will continue to add new features for your convenience and enjoyment, all for a fair price. What is the MSRP of the 2018 Nissan Pathfinder? Read ahead for the details! Read the rest of this entry »
Did you know that Nissan is a sponsor of the Heisman Memorial Trophy Award and the Heisman Trophy Trust? The automaker has been a sponsor for the past 12 years, and in recent years has advertised as such with a series of amusing TV commercials. These clever ads feature past Heisman Trophy winners living together under one roof, “Real World”-style, and the amusement that follows. Competition on the field continues off the field, and that is certainly the case in the latest ad, called “Homecoming.” Watch the latest Nissan Heisman House television commercial here! Read the rest of this entry »
How far can the 2018 Nissan Leaf drive on one charge?
As of right now, this planet is all we have as far as rocks in space that we can inhabit. It is important to be environmentally conscious of what kinds of emissions we throw into the atmosphere, and we can help the environment (and our wallets) by driving electric cars. One such car is the Nissan Leaf, and the newest edition of this snazzy electric vehicle has just been unveiled by the automaker. One of the most important aspects of any electric vehicle is its range. How far can the 2018 Nissan Leaf drive on one charge? Read ahead for that information and more. Read the rest of this entry »
How to control a tire blowout while driving
Driving is certainly a lot of fun, but it is not without its inherent dangers. The roads can be brutal, and your vehicle is a complex machine with loads of moving parts, and it could all go haywire at any moment. Imagine yourself driving along the highway when you suddenly hear a loud bursting sound coming from your front tires, followed by a distinct flapping of rubber. This could be accompanied by a sudden change in how your vehicle is handling, and it is vital to your safety that you act quickly to prevent an accident. Read on for tips on how to control a tire blowout while driving. Read the rest of this entry »
Best back-to-school Nissan models
Summer is nearing its conclusion. Doesn’t it feel like it just started about five minutes ago? At any rate, it is indeed time for students to start thinking about returning to class, and why not do so in a stylish Nissan? Kelley Blue Book just recognized the Versa Note for this, and we thought this would be a good opportunity to look at some of the best back-to-school Nissan models in preparation for the new school year. Read the rest of this entry »
How long will the 2017 solar eclipse be visible in Kansas City?
Do the words “path of totality” ring any bells? No, it’s not the name of the latest self-help book to hit stores, but rather, it’s where Kansas City will be on August 21, 2017. This is a good thing, as the entire United States will be treated to a solar eclipse, but only those within the path of totality, which roughly splits the country in half from northwest to southeast, will get to see the sun entirely covered by the moon’s shadow. How cool is that? Daylight will turn to twilight, if only for a little while. How long will the 2017 solar eclipse be visible in Kansas City? Read ahead for the details! Read the rest of this entry »
What is the proper tire pressure of the 2017 Nissan Rogue?
How often do you check your tire pressure? It is understandable if you do not check it often, as the world is a hectic place, and you can easily get carried away with life’s many distractions and not pay too close attention to your tires until they actually become a problem. You should check your tire pressure frequently, and always before you go on a lengthy road trip (especially after you have the car all loaded up). Different vehicles require different tire sizes, and different tire sizes require different psi levels. If you drive a Rogue, for example, that will require levels that may be different from the Armada, for example. What is the proper tire pressure of the 2017 Nissan Rogue? Read on for the details. Read the rest of this entry »