Nissan X-trail Gets Propilot Autonomous Tech In Japan - Update

Nissan X-Trail gets ProPilot autonomous tech in Japan – UPDATE

The Nissan X-Trail has been the latest recipient of the company’s semi-autonomous ProPilot driver assistance suite, launching in its home market of Japan this week.

Joining the Nissan Serena – the first of the company’s models on sale with the semi-autonomous technologies – the updated Japanese-market X-Trail can now accelerate, brake and steer without driver inputs during single-lane driving on a highway.

Nissan Updates X-trail Suv With Sharper Looks, Semi-autonomous Tech

Nissan Updates X-Trail SUV With Sharper Looks, Semi-Autonomous Tech

Following the example of its North-American sibling, the Nissan X-Trail receives a range of updates to make it more competitive in its class.

Starting with the visual changes, the new Nissan X-Trail now features a wider ‘V-Motion’ grille, matched by a new bumper design and a set of revised headlight clusters that integrate the boomerang DRLs.

Nissan X-trail X-scape Comes Bundled With Its Own Drone

Nissan X-Trail X-Scape Comes Bundled With Its Own Drone

We've seen new cars bundled with all sorts of optional extras, from bicycles to performance driving lessons. But a drone? That's gotta be new. Yet that's exactly what Nissan is offering – in some markets, at least.

The Japanese automaker has announced a new version of the X-Trail called the X-Scape, which comes bundled with a Bebop 2 – a remote-control quad-copter made by French electronics manufacturer Parrot.

Nissan Rogue Trail Warrior Project Sets Tracks For Adventure, Makes Debut At 2017 New York

Nissan Rogue Trail Warrior Project sets tracks for adventure, makes debut at 2017 New YorkNature tells us that hiding in plain sight can, at times, be a species' best defense. For the new Nissan Rogue Warrior Trail Project, camouflage is likely not enough – especially while hiding in the Nissan display at the 2017 New York International Auto Show, April 14 through 23 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center. The special one-off project vehicle is one of several unique takes on Nissan's best-selling Rogue crossover created exclusively for the New York show.

Bridge To Dejima Retraces Trail To Western Traders From Edo Period

Bridge to Dejima retraces trail to Western traders from Edo PeriodSteel has replaced rock on a route that will allow visitors to enter the historic Dejima district in the same way as European and Japanese officials and merchants traveled in the Edo Period (1603-1867).
In front of hundreds of onlookers, a crane lowered into place the 38-meter-long Dejima Omote-mon (front gate) Bridge over a canal running adjacent to Dejima on Feb. 27.

"girls Farm" Blazes Trail For Japanese Would-be Women Farmers

"Girls Farm" blazes trail for Japanese would-be women farmersAspiring Japanese women farmers have traditionally had only two routes to their goal -- being born into a farming family or marrying a farmer -- as the country's male-dominated society has ingrained barriers that make it difficult for women to lease farmland or take out a loan to purchase a farm of their own.

Nissan X-trail Hybrid Goes On Sale In Japan

Nissan X-Trail Hybrid Goes on Sale in JapanNissan has introduced the X-Trail Hybrid in Japan, equipped with a 2-liter MR20DD four-cylinder engine and an electric motor.
Nissan says the hybrid powertrain “delivers a comfortable driving experience with its powerful acceleration and remarkable quietness, which eclipse those of typical 2.5-liter gasoline engines.”

Yamaha : Webb Keeping Hot On Ama250sx West Coast Title Trail

Yamaha : Webb keeping hot on AMA250SX West Coast title trailYamalube Star Racing Yamaha’s Cooper Webb further strengthened his grip on the 2015 AMA 250SX West Coast Championship last weekend by taking his third win from five rounds so far this season. The eighteen year old made a decent start at the Angel Stadium, Anaheim (east of Los Angeles) and passed Jessy Nelson at mid-race distance to earn his accolade on the YZ250F and continue his sterling run of form only three weeks after posting his first career victory in Phoenix for the second round of nine in the series.

Nissan Starts Building X-trail Suvs In Russia, Qashqai To Follow

Nissan Starts Building X-Trail SUVs in Russia, Qashqai to FollowWhile economic sanctions continue to affect the Russian economy, scaring off some automakers, companies that rely heavily on the local car market continue to invest there.
One of these companies is Nissan, whose plant in St Petersburg, Russia, has started production of the new X-Trail SUV, as part of a €167 million investment to double capacity at the plant and create 1,500 new jobs.

Nissan Announces X-trail Sop In Saint Petersburg

Nissan Announces X-Trail SOP in Saint PetersburgNissan has today announced the start of production of the new X-trail at St Petersburg as the company boosts its manufacturing presence in Russia.
The new X-Trail combines the best of Nissan's 4x4 heritage and Crossover expertise to create the ultimate alternative to conventional D-segment models. It is packed with premium yet accessible technologies to enhance driving experience and enable a confident and safer ride with the Safety Shield package.