Nissan

Oct 162013
 

Heat Sensitive Car Paint on Nissan Skyline R33 GTR
Here’s a cool car painting project by the UK guys at Auto Kandy.
They used an already cool Nissan Skyline R33 GTR and made it even cooler by painting it with a specially formulated chromatic paint which changes tones from vibrant orange to dark burgundy with the outside temperature.

 

Sep 232013
 

Nissan Nismo Smartwatch On Driver's Wrist While Driving The Car

After Samsung, Sony and Neptune Pine … Nissan decided to enter the smartwatch market. While their product is more targeted to connecting the driver with the car than all the bells and whistles of the fancy smartwatches on the market, Nissan’s Nismo promises to offer an array of tools to improve the driving experience. The smartwatch connects with your smartphone via a dedicated application which pulls information directly from the car’s computer.

Users will be able to have real time information about the trip, speed, fuel consumption and various performance averages as well as social media status update notification. Nismo will also allow the car’s computer to push maintenance notifications to it’s screen. The incorporated heart rate monitor (HRM) will constantly monitor the wearer’s pulse and compare it to current and past speeds, just the same as the biometric technology is used by performance racing drivers.

Another cool feature of the Nissan Nismo Smartwatch is it helps the driver with driving tips based on the information it receives. This way, if the weather forecast announces icy roads the Nismo will advise you to slow down or if the if a higher pulse rate is detected a reduced speed is counseled.

Nissan’s Nismo Smartwatch in in concept mode and no release date was confirmed by the car manufacturer. Given Nissan’s plans to develop more wearable technology to help improving driving experience, I am sure it’ll not take decencies to Nissan to release the Nismo watch to the consumer markets …

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Jan 072013
 

Police Super Cars

With regular cars getting more and more powerful, law enforcement teams need to keep the pace with the technology.
Think about Germany with their “No Speed Limit Highways”. Would a regular police car be able to chase down a super car?

Here you have a couple of the the most popular super cars int he world that are serving in law enforcement teams. Some of them are mockups (I can’t really imagine a Police Department driving a Bugatti Veyron) – but, hey … they’re still neat and cool to check…

As the reason of this article is to list 10 police super cars and not to start a debate on the best beast out-there, they’re ordered alphabetically, without any regards to performance, looks, manufacturers or prices.

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Dec 082012
 

Mercedes Benz F-125 Luxury Car Concept

How will cars look in 20-30 years from now? How will they function? Will they fly or will they still have wheels? What will the navigation systems look like? Will they still need human hands for driving? Will they be completely automated? Will they drive on fuel, electricity, gas or … water? Will they communicate between them? Well… who knows!

One thing we know for sure looking at the above models and other concept cars – the designs are beautiful and we are sure that the inclusion of more and more electronic equipments will make our life easier and the driving more fun!

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Nov 082012
 

2013 Nissan GT-R Front Road

While it’s nice dreaming to amazing super cars like the Mercedes SLS GT3 AMG or the SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive, sometimes we need to come back to Earth! For this reason, we feature today, a more “accessible” super car – The 2013 Nissan GT-R!

While available only for the Japan market as of November 2012, you’ll be able to order the new GT-R as of January 2013 in most of the rest of the world.

The 2013 GT-R features:

542 HP – an increase of 12 HP over the current model
466 lb-ft of torque delivered from 3,200 rpm to 5,800 rpm
Available in 2 editions: GT-R Premium (as of $96,000) and GT-R Black Edition (starting at $106.000)

Check more details on the Nissan USA website.

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