Tag Archives: Nissan

Consumer Reports ruthless in 2013 worst cars list

The 2013 Chevrolet Spark is among Consumer Reports' worst cars of 2013.

Consumer Reports annually releases many car lists, best to worst, most efficient to gas guzzlers, unheralded vehicles to those to avoid. The organization’s most dubious list is its Worst of the Year collection. Consumer Reports reviewed more than 80 vehicles is 2013. Two cars from Nissan and Mitsubishi made the top-10 worst list in 2013. ... Read More »

CAR REVIEW: 2014 Nissan Versa Note: Roomy, good value

The 2014 Nissan Versa Note has huge front headlights.

The Nissan Versa debuted in 2007 and it’s firmly in the mix with a good chunk of quality sub-compacts in a highly competitive segment. For 2014, the Nissan Versa Note is the hatchback version of the Versa sedan. The Weekly Driver Test Drive My weekly driver was the Nissan Versa Note’s top-line SV trim. It ... Read More »

Top-10 cars in 2013 no one is buying

The 2013 Volvo C30 hasn't sold well and has been discontinued.

Competition in the auto industry is ever-intensifying. Or at least it seems that way. As a result, more vehicles have become better cars and fewer cars are outright bad. But how fast cars sell or don’t sell is a good indicator of what cars customers want and don’t want. New cars in 2013 have spent ... Read More »

Toyota, Hyundai, Nissan recall 2.3 million cars, vans

2009 Toyota Sienna part of massive three-manufacturer recall.

Toyota, Nissan and Hyundai combined are recalling 2.3 million cars dating to 2004 and for reasons varying from defective shift levers to faulty sensors to brake light issues. The Toyota recall involves 694,000 Sienna minivans, from the model years of 2004-2005 and 2007-2009, because of the risk of rolling away while parked. The Detroit News ... Read More »