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Nissan plans staged introduction of autonomy

ProPilot will be the first stage of autonomous drive technology to be introduced in 2017 by Nissan on the new Qashqai. New legislation for insuring self-driving cars in the UK will have a significant role in the adoption and integration …

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Optional AEB brings top US safety rating to Nissan

The IIHS has awarded the Nissan Altima its Top Safety Pick Plus rating with autonomous emergency braking being a defining feature on the car. In North America, Nissan now has three 2016 vehicles on sale which have the TSP+ (Top …

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Autonomous drive plans for major auto alliance

The Renault-Nissan Alliance is aiming for significant progress in autonomous technology with 10 vehicles to be launched in next 4 years. Taking a bold stance on the development of driverless technology before the end of the decade, the alliance of …

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5-star ANCAP rating for Navara pickup truck range

Nissan has made small changes to child restraints based on ANCAP recommendations to achieve a 5-star crash test rating on the NP300 Navara pickup truck. The new Nissan NP300 Navara recently launched in Australia and New Zealand has stepped up …

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Driver attention alert features in new Nissan models

Nissan USA is introducing an alert system that detects inattentive steering input and warns the driver of drowsiness. Already available on the 2015 version of the Nissan Murano 4×4 crossover vehicle in the USA, the Japanese car manufacturer will also …

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Nissan Sentra picks up top US safety award

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has bestowed its coveted Top Safety Pick rating on the latest Nissan Sentra model. The inclusion of the latest passive safety technology and some Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) on the 2015 model of …

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Mars rover developers collaborate on autonomous car project

NASA and Nissan are collaborating their expertise on the development of autonomous vehicles with zero emissions for public use by the end of the decade. The US arm of Japanese car manufacturer, Nissan, has announced its 5-year collaboration with NASA’s …

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Cherokee gains first 5-star ANCAP rating for Jeep

ANCAP calls for greater emphasis on active safety systems across the board as Jeep claims its first 5-star award from ANCAP for its Cherokee model. The Australasian New Car Assessment Programme (ANCAP) has awarded a clutch of 5-star ratings to …

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Active safety systems contribute to 5-star performance of Nissan Qashqai

Nissan’s latest Qashqai crossover has gained the maximum 5-star Euro NCAP crash test rating with excellent occupant protection and active safety systems The 2014 model of the Nissan Quashqai has been tested by the European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro …

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Nissan Note features safety shield technology

Blind spot warning, lane assistance and moving object detection all feature as part of the safety shield technology on the Nissan Note. Buyers of the new Nissan Note can expect the kind of safety technology that has so far mainly …

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