Nissan’s Rear Door Technology Could Save Lives

rear door alert
Nissan's Rear Door Technology Becomes Standard On More Models On more than one occasion I've forgotten about the leftovers I carefully placed on the floor of the rear seat in my car. And there have been a few times when due to a distraction, I've...

An Automotive Era Passes With Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne
The Automotive World Mourns The Loss of Sergio Marchionne Few thought the Chrysler group, including Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep would become a significant automotive powerhouse when Sergio Marchionne burst onto the scenes in 2009 to make an offer to take over the company when no...

Team NR6 Odds On To Be Most Creative On #RogueTrip

Rogue Trip
This is part of an article written by Wayne Gerdes from CleanMPG. Wayne discusses his prediction on why our own Kristin Barclay and #RogueTrip team #NR6 have an inside track to a win. It is reprinted with his permission. I urge everyone who reads this to go...

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Automotive Books

automotive books
The Life: Steve McQueen This hardcover book published by Motorbooks for their popular “The Life” series focuses on the life and times of Steve McQueen. It attempts to explain why the actor/racer/rebel is still considered “The King of Cool” 30 years after he died. Written...

2018 Nissan Frontier Is Sized Just Right

2018 Nisan Frontier
2018 Nissan Frontier A Mid-Size Truck That Has Big Sales Having driven many full-size pickup trucks, I found it a welcome change to have the opportunity to drive the 2018 Nissan Frontier late this April. The ability to easily pull into any parking spot, to...

2017 Chicago Auto Show, Nissan Brings “The Force”

Nissan Chicago Auto Show
Nissan At 2017 Chicago Auto Show Last week, there was a disturbance in "The Force" on the floor of the Chicago Auto Show. One might could say the Death Star hanging from the ceiling was pulling the automotive media in. Perhaps, it was the influence...

2018 Toyota Camry: AutoJudge Car Of The Year

2018 Toyota Camry
By Kimatni D. Rawlins Since the very inception of the Toyota Camry it has won over the hearts and souls of consumers globally from a penchant for reliability, fuel efficiency and dependable character traits. Manifested from the Japanese word “kanmuri” which translate to “crown,” company...

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport-An Urban Crossover

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport
by Art Gould When a car company builds brand equity such as Nissan has done with its best-selling vehicle, Rogue, it is no wonder that the newest entry in the lineup also shares the Rogue name.  The commercial value that derives from consumer perception of...

TxDOT Save Me With A Seat Campaign

child seat safety
Does your child ride in car seat or a booster seat? Are you familiar with TxDOT recommendations and guidelines for child seats? Did you know-TxDOT recommends that all children under age 13 ride in the back seat? Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of...

Nissan Project Basecamp An Outfitted Truck For Adventure

Nissan Titan Project Basecamp
Nissan Project Basecamp As visitors wander the SEMA floor exploring all the new toys from aftermarket manufacturers, many dream of the ultimate vehicle makeover. From light bars, tires, lift kits, racks and more, anyone can take their stock vehicle from ordinary to extraordinary. On a recent...