Looking to the future, but inspired by the past. I count myself among the fortunate people who have had the opportunity to have owned, modified, restored and driven several examples of nearly every generation of Z car. I was present for the ‘aborted’ New Z concept campaign of 1999, and again was fortunate enough to […]
As the second decade of this century dawns, it’s a good time to examine where the Nissan Motor Company has been and where it’s headed.
Anyone who’s followed NICOclub and our coverage of Nissan knows that for the past 15 years, we’ve remained fiercely independent and brutally honest, sometimes to our detriment.
1987 was a good year for the company, and the lineup included some memorable vehicles as well as some that faded quickly into automotive history.
You never know who you’ll bump into on an automotive forum, and here’s a perfect example of that. NICO member “Promise Land” is Canaan Manley, who happens to be a Process Engineer for Nissan North America. We caught up with Canaan and asked him if he’d be willing to share a little of his time […]
Engine Terminology Horsepower Power-to-weight ratio Torque Fuel economy Engine Designs 4-stroke engine Overhead valve (OHV) engine Overhead cam (OHC) engine QR25 4-cylinder engine VG33 V6 engine (Pre-owned) VQ Series V6 engines VK45 V8 engine VK56 V8 engine Machining and assembly Advanced Engine Technologies 2-stage cooling system Coated pistons Compact engine balancer system CONSULT-II Double platinum-tipped […]
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On October 24th, 2001, at the 35th Tokyo Motor Show, Nissan President Carlos Ghosn shocked attendees and the automotive press when he unveiled a new concept car with no prior notice.
Nothing beats the clean, purposeful, and serious look of an engine bay with properly-sized, clean and orderly braided stainless steel lines and aluminum AN fittings.
The SR engine is a new medium-size, all aluminum in-line 4-cylinder gasoline powerplant developed as a replacement for CA engine in Nissan’s compact passenger cars.