1. AlphaAtlas

    Nissan Will Use a Vive and HaptX Gloves to Prototype Designs

    Nissan is teaming up with haptic feedback expert HaptX to create a system where designers and engineers can prototype future car designs in a virtual environment. Using HaptX gloves and what appears to be an HTC Vive, the workers can interact with mock-ups of car interiors and exteriors without...
  2. AlphaAtlas

    Nissan Previews the Future of AR Driving at CES

    Nissan gave spectators a glimpse of the future of driving at CES this year. While they've been talking up several concepts as part of their Intelligent mobility roadmap, like an electric racecar, improved internal combustion engines, and advanced vehicle communication technology, they're also...
  3. cageymaru

    Nissan to Unveil Its Vision for Electric Mobility and the LEAF NISMO RC at CES 2019

    Nissan has announced the unveiling of its Nissan Intelligent Mobility roadmap at CES 2019. The company has a vision to connect cars on the road to each other to achieve zero-emissions and zero-fatalities. This will be achieved through driving aids that allow you to sense more around you, while...
  4. cageymaru

    Tesla Is About to Feel the Heat as Electric Car Manufacturers Roll Out New Cars

    Conventional car manufacturers are ready to showoff their new electric car models to meet demands in China and greenhouse standards in Europe. Mercedes Benz, Jaguar, Audi, and Porsche all have new cars ready to compete with Tesla in the SUV and luxury categories. These vehicles purportedly can...
  5. DooKey

    Long Range Nissan Leaf E-Plus Coming in 2019, Will Have 200 HP

    Nissan's director of EV Marketing and Sales Strategy says the 2019 Leaf will be called the E-Plus and will feature a larger battery and more power. This means the new Leaf will have a range of over 200 miles and will sport up to 200 HP. Nissan won't commit to a sales date, but it's most likely...
  6. DooKey

    Nissan's Following Tesla Into Solar Power and Home Batteries

    Nissan is kicking off their push into home solar power and storage in the United Kingdom. They will put in a set of six solar panels for $5,200 or you can have them throw in the storage battery to make the total $10,300. If you elect to get a power pack with batteries retired from electric...
  7. DooKey

    Nissan Testing Easy Ride Service

    Nissan is testing their new autonomous vehicle ride-sharing service called Easy Ride. They have developed in-house software that hails a ride like Uber or Lyft. The test starts in Japan next month and once everything checks out they plan to offer the service across Japan in the early 2020's...
  8. DooKey

    Nissan Unveils Brain-to-Vehicle Driving Technology

    Nissan has unveiled a new technology today they call Brain-to-Vehicle and it sounds like a doozy of a technology. BtV will interpret signals from the brain and help the vehicle better predict a movement that the driver would like to initiate - such as pushing the accelerator or hitting the...
  9. R

    New Nissan Leaf Will Have One Pedal

    The new Nissan Leaf with a new technology they are calling the "e-Pedal." Accelerating and braking will be done with one pedal in the new Leaf, accelerating and decelerating function as normal, but now braking will be accomplished by letting off the pedal completely. Nissan says it will make...