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Honda, Nissan And Toyota Commit To Greener Future For Cars

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 07.01.2015 | Technology

Toyota, Nissan and Honda are working together to get more fuel cell vehicles on roads in what they call Japan's big push toward "a hydrogen society."

Ireland's Call to the Soul With a Nissan Qashqai for Hidden Surprises

Rita Cook | Posted 07.01.2015 | Travel
Rita Cook

Whether you're a newbie to Ireland or going back for a second visit, the country is on most folks' top 10 list because it seems to call to some sort of the unconscious part of the soul. Indeed, it is the land of enchantment, perhaps a bit like Dorothy's Oz.

Detroit South: What the South Is (and Isn't) Doing for Auto Manufacturing

Ronnie Musgrove | Posted 06.01.2015 | Education
Ronnie Musgrove

This fall, Volvo will bring its very first facility to North America. South Carolina has become a leader in the emerging auto manufacturing economy, and they're to be lauded for their success in attracting jobs to their state, including BMW and Boeing.

Nissan Will Have Self-Driving Cars By 2020, CEO Says

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 05.18.2015 | Technology

The CEO of Nissan Motor Co. says the automaker will have vehicles packed with autonomous driving technology by 2020 but whether people will be able to drive them on roads is up to government regulators.

5 Vehicles We Wish Were Electric

Patrick Roth | Posted 06.29.2015 | Technology
Patrick Roth

While there are more electric vehicle options on the road today than ever before, only a handful of them are offered nation-wide and even fewer are re...

Redesigned for 2015 Meet the New Nissan Murano

Rita Cook | Posted 06.20.2015 | Travel
Rita Cook

There was nowhere better to test out the all new 2015 Nissan Murano than in northern California where the Nissan folks introduced a sexy redesigned model that includes not only a new interior, but an overall sleeker styling and better gas mileage too.

Guess What? You're Already Driving an Autonomous Car

Brian Moody | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Brian Moody

With all the talk of self-driving cars and automated Uber cabs, it might be easy to assume that a futuristic world of driverless cars and unclogged streets is just a few years away. The truth is, you're probably already driving an autonomous car.

The Hottest Cars at the Geneva Auto Show

Noah Mallin | Posted 05.05.2015 | Business
Noah Mallin

You can count on the semi-annual Geneva auto show to bring out the most outrageous pieces of automotive design. In the heart of Europe, the show is a magnet for high-end manufacturers and well-heeled car enthusiasts looking for their next conspicuous ride.

How Three Consumer Brands Helped Dads and Kids Score a Touchdown on Super Bowl Sunday

Christopher A. Brown | Posted 04.04.2015 | Business
Christopher A. Brown

Three consumer brands helped dads and kids score a touchdown on Super Bowl Sunday. Nissan, Toyota, and Dove Men+Care focused their annual Super Bowl campaigns on celebrating dads.

How Local Auto Shows Can Save You Money

Brian Moody | Posted 01.25.2015 | Business
Brian Moody

If you're primarily concerned with getting a bargain, wait until the all-new model is about to hit, then look for a low-mileage 2013 or 2014 model. Those cars tend to be worth a little less when a newer, fresher version is introduced.

U.S. Expands Massive Vehicle Recall Because Air Bags Shouldn't Spray Shrapnel At Drivers

Reuters | Posted 12.23.2014 | Business

NEW YORK, Oct 22 (Reuters) - U.S. federal prosecutors are trying to determine whether Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp misled U.S. regulators abo...

Marketing to Women... Some Advice for the Auto Industry

Jenny Darroch | Posted 11.25.2014 | Business
Jenny Darroch

When marketing to women, don't assume all women have the same needs. Look for differences between women and develop products and marketing approaches to suit a greater variety of needs.

8 Things We Bet You Didn't Know About Electric Cars

Posted 10.15.2014 | Green

Fifteen years ago, the idea of an electric vehicle would have conjured images of futuristic machines that were both electric and could somehow fly. ...

Is Buying American-made Important?

Brian Moody | Posted 11.12.2014 | Business
Brian Moody

It turns out that phrase isn't as simple as it sounds. I think what's most important is that the car you're considering is actually built in the U.S., even if the automaker is based elsewhere. Here's why.

Mississippi Cuts $1.3 Billion From Schools, Gives $1.3 Billion to Nissan

C. Robert Gibson | Posted 09.22.2014 | Politics
C. Robert Gibson

Mississippi has proved to us all that austerity, or the political ideology of "government living within its means," is a farce. Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant and the GOP-led legislature illustrated that perfectly in two ways.

Nissan Plants Almost 17,000 Red Spruces For Surprise Reddit Gift

Posted 06.17.2014 | Green

Sometimes the best gift is one that keeps on growing. For a Secret Santa-style gift exchange on Reddit, automaker Nissan donated the price of a LEA...

In the Future Will Shopping Be a Thing of the Past?

Mike Cassidy | Posted 08.16.2014 | Technology
Mike Cassidy

When you read about our inevitable march to a world dominated by connected devices, you start to get the idea that when it comes to the Internet of Things, actual shopping might become a thing of the past.

This Reinvented Rearview Mirror Can't Be Blocked By Passengers

Gregory Fink | Posted 03.03.2014 | Technology

Keeping an eye on tailgaters just got a whole lot easier with Nissan’s Smart rearview mirror. Whereas traditional rearview mirrors use reflective...

Not Your Father's Ride: Fuel Economy Standards Upgrade Consumer Choices

Mark Cooper | Posted 04.07.2014 | Green
Mark Cooper

Thanks in large part to fuel economy standards on the federal level and clean car standards in California, the average fuel economy of new cars hit an all-time high of 24.8 mpg in 2013.

Paul Walker's 'Fast & Furious' Car Up For Sale

Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

Days after Paul Walker’s burial, a car collector in Germany is selling the blue Nissan Skyline GT-R the actor drove in the 2009 film "Fast & Furious...

A Craptastic Car Never Looked So Fancy

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.16.2013 | Comedy

If you were an Orlando-based filmmaker named Luke Aker, and needed to sell your 1996 Maxima GLE Sport Sedan, what would you do? 1. Put an ad on Cr...

Paris And George Share A Strange Affection...

Posted 11.12.2013 | Celebrity

Despite the common saying, it's hard to believe that celebrities really ARE just like us. Let's just say that the last time we checked, we didn't have...

Wait ... Is THIS Really A Thing?!

Posted 10.28.2013 | Comedy

Thanks to social media, it's become almost too easy to maintain your friendships. You can log on, like your friends' statuses on Facebook, follow them...

Five Cars Americans Would Buy... But Can't

Brian Moody | Posted 12.14.2013 | Business
Brian Moody

Following a recent trip to the Frankfurt Auto Show, I couldn't help but ask myself: "Why can't we buy those cars here in the U.S.?" In some cases, th...

Bloomberg's 'Taxi of Tomorrow' Rejected For Overstepping Boundaries

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.11.2013 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg's "Taxi of Tomorrow" plan was rejected by the New York State Supreme Court on Tuesday due to an "overreach of executive authority," ma...