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Would You Like to Partake in ‘Project 370Z’

Nissan began its "Project 370Z" in conjunction with with the North American introduction of the 2013 370Z Roadster at the Chicago Auto Show. Now, Nissan is looking for a little assistance from its enthusiastic fans. The catch is, these Nissan fanatics must be also be a fan of the automaker on Facebook in order to partake.

Well, that isn't too hard nowadays is it?

Here at Hawkinson Nissan we really think it's worth…

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Nissan Constructs Eco-Friendly Homes for Those in Need

Here at Hawkinson Nissan we are always to be impressed by Nissan's ability to give to back to communities across the country. In recent times, Nissan started a program focused on constructing eco-friendly houses for people in need within the United States. The first energy-efficient home will be built in the Atlanta, Georgia region and will be funded by a grant. Volunteers from Nissan and Southern Crescent Habitat, an offshoot of Habitat for Humanity…

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New Car Buyers Absolutely Adore the 2012 Nissan Versa

We cannot we sure about everything in life. However, there is one thing that we at Hawkinson Nissan know for certain, that people who are purchasing a new car are falling for the new Nissan Versa. This is a known fact backed by the Nissan Versa's impressive sales and market share.

In December of 2011 alone, 2012 Nissan Versa sales climbed to about 10,000 units. This monthly sales record was close to double…

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Learn More About the Nissan X-Trail Limited Edition

The Nissan X-Trail Limited Edition isn't being sold within the United States however, dealerships in the United Kingdom and Canada are excited to offer their variant of a crossover which is comparable to the Nissan Rogue. The X-Trail Platinum (similar to Rogue models available at Hawkinson Nissan in Matteson, IL) will have a limited availability of 200 units.

This model's exterior will be revamped to include door protection moldings and chrome side steps…

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Nissan Introduces the all new 2013 GT-R

The All New 2013 Nissan GT-R

The 2013 Nissan GT-R is once again anchored by an advanced 3.8-liter twin turbo V6 engine matched with a high-performance 6-speed dual-clutch transmission.

Engine efficiency has been improved for the new model year, which helps raise horsepower to 545 hp (versus the previous 530 hp) and torque to 463 lb-ft (versus the previous 448 lb-ft). The engine is hand-assembled in a special clean room.

GT-R is built on…
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2012 NISSAN VERSA CONTINUES TO OUTPACE COMPETITION

2012 NISSAN VERSA CONTINUES TO OUTPACE COMPETITION IN DECEMBER SUB-COMPACT SEGMENT SALES AND SHARE
- With Nearly 10,000 Sales, Versa Dominates Sub-Compact Segment Once Again-

Whether you look at total sales or market share, the 2012 Nissan Versa continues to dominate the hotly contested U.S. sub-compact segment.

For the month of December, the 2012 Nissan Versa's sales of 9,939 nearly doubled those of the nearest competitors - representing a 24.2 percent share…
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NISSAN REINVENTS THE PATHFINDER

NISSAN REINVENTS THE PATHFINDER AS THE NEXT GEN SUV WITH NEW AERODYNAMIC STYLING AND ENHANCED FUEL ECONOMY

Nissan is reinventing its popular Pathfinder SUV to appeal to customers looking for SUV capabilities with more passenger comfort, innovative technology and fuel-efficient performance. The Pathfinder Concept, on display at the North American International Auto Show, previews the all-new look, style and attitude Nissan will bring to the segment when the next-gen Pathfinder goes on sale in fall…
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Nissan Titan Next Generation Expected in 2014

The remodeled Nissan Titan expected to release at the end of 2012, is being pushed back by the Japanese Automaker towards later in 2013.

Following the earthquake that struck Japan and the tsunami which occurred after, Nissan was forced to put a stop on scheduled production. Ultimately this pushed back the production of the full-sized pickup truck redesign towards year 2014. Although Nissan has agreed to temporarily shift Titan's construction to Mexico it is…

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Nissan to Make Leading-Edge, Accident-Avoidance Technologies Accessible to ALL

Safety is one of the main criteria drivers have when looking for a new car. Interesting, then, isn't it, that as a general rule, only top-of-the-line brands and models have the most high-tech, active safety features such as lane-departure warning, pedestrian warning and blind-spot warning? Thankfully, Nissan doesn't believe safety is a privilege. They never have and never will. Take their brake override technology, for example. Congress is now mulling the possibility of…

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NISSAN EXPANDS LEAF AVAILABILITY INTO NEW U.S. MARKETS

NISSAN EXPANDS LEAF AVAILABILITY INTO NEW U.S. MARKETS

Days before the one-year anniversary of the world's first Nissan LEAF delivery on Dec. 11, Nissan North America Inc. (NNA) expands availability of the all-electric LEAF into new U.S. markets. After one year and 20,000 global deliveries, the Nissan LEAF remains the world's first and only all-electric car for the mass market.

Today, Nissan has re-opened reservations and has begun taking orders…
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