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Nissan legacy: small sedans, SUVs, super cars

The 2016 Nissan GT-R is carmaker's super car.

Approaching its 85th birthday, Nissan has endured ownership changes, collaborations and mergers and has emerged as the manufacturer of a varied collection of popular cars and trucks. Shortly after debuting in 1933 as the Jidosha Seico Co., Ltd., the company merged with another Japanese company and was renamed Nissan Motor Company. It manufactured cars under …

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Ford F-Series trucks, siblings dominate 2016 sales

The Ford F-Series again paced the top-20 list of best-selling vehicles in the United States in 2016.

The number is staggering — 17.4 million new cars and trucks were purchased in the United States in 2016, dominated by sport utility vehicles and pick-up trucks. The Ford F-Series again paced the industry surpassing 800,000 in sales and about 250,000 more than the runner-up Chevrolet Silverado. Twelve of the top-20 best-selling vehicles in the …

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Recall madness: Nissan, GM, Ford, millions of fixes for all

The 2015 Nissan Murano is part of a massive recall.

The auto industry is on pace for another banner year, for all the wrong reasons — recalls. After dubious yearly records of 50.99 recalls in 2014 and 51.22 million recalls in 2015, recent recalls by Nissan, Ford and Fiat Chrysler, among other automakers, are rapidly boosting this year’s totals. Nissan recently announced the biggest of …

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New Nissan Titan XD gets Cars.com truck of the year honors

The 2016 Nissan Titan XD is the Cars.com Truck of the Year.

Every car publication annual selects its cars and trucks of the year. It remains a mystery why it’s done early in the calendar year, but Cars.com has selected the Volvo XC90 as its 2016 Car of the Year.  And the debuting Nissan Titan XD as its 2016 Pickup Truck of the Year. In part, here’s …

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