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Nissan teased the look of the next-generation Maxima at the 2014 Detroit auto show with the Sport Sedan concept, and it was quite a looker with an aggressive front end and cool floating roof. Now, we're getting out very first glimpse at the production version in some new spy shots. Although, It's plastered with camouflage, underneath you can still see the concept's design inspiration. Starting
Nissan is launching a pair of special editions for its Juke crossover at the LA Auto Show this year. Building on the popularity of its Color Studio personalization program, the Stinger editions adopt the bumblebee approach in two versions based on the mid-level Juke SV. They both feature yellow-accented interiors. What separates them is their exterior treatment. The black version featuring
Among automotive enthusiasts, no one seems to hold a neutral opinion when it comes to continuously variable transmissions. CVTs are either praised for their ability to boost fuel economy or chided for their occasionally poor driving dynamics. Nissan is among the masters of these un-shifting gearboxes in the US, and it uses them in many vehicles in its lineup. However, for the 2015 model year,