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Nissan Kicks Replacing Juke

The 2017 model year marks the end of the Nissan Juke, a quirky little crossover that nevertheless failed to entice North American buyers to buy. Replacing the Juke is the all-new 2018 Nissan Kicks, an equally quirky but less polarizing and more versatile compact crossover. 

The Nissan Kicks fits in well with the other crossovers in the Nissan lineup and utilizes a well-done 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that outputs 125 horsepower (93 kW) and 115…

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The Nissan GT-R50

The current-generation Nissan GT-R was introduced about a decade ago and has been the most talked about supercar since. Over the past ten years, the GT-R has managed to showcase what extremely well-done design can do. Usually by leaving far more expensive European supercars in its dust.  

Recently, a preview of what the next-generation Nissan GT-R could be was shown in a specially-designed Nissan GT-R50 as a collaboration between Nissan and Italdesign. Whether that design…

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The 2019 Nissan Altima's Upgrades Are Sure to Impress

For almost 25 years, the Nissan Altima has been a beloved vehicle for many car buyers. The sleek design and the continuous advancing features are what makes this vehicle so popular among many car buyers. And now, Nissan has decided to upgrade their already popular vehicle by introducing their sixth-generation Nissan Altima with added upgrades to the design, engine, and tech features.

The 2019 Nissan Altima has a sharp look to it that impresses at…

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What are the Disadvantages of Using Glass Headlights?

Glass became the material of preference for protecting the inner workings of headlights early in the history of driving automobiles. The glass was impervious to the elements and allowed light to stream through to light the way. As driving increased, manufacturers learned the art of molding glass to focus light efficiently, thus increasing applied candlepower to the place needed without increasing the amount of power used.

The disadvantage of using glass headlights are threefold. First, glass tends to chip and break allowing humidity into the light chamber...

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Motor Oil Myths Regarding Synthetic Motor Oil

We all know the importance of regular oil changes in our vehicles. Many owners it for other reasons. If you have questions about its use, come speak with our technicians at West End Nissan and get the facts.

Here are two common myths regarding synthetic motor oil:

Our shop in Edmonton has a full line of motor oils and filters. Stop and see us today for an oil change or some motor oil tips.

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2018 Nissan Armade Snow Patrol Concept

 

Triumph over all that Mother Nature has to offer, both on and off-road, in the new 2018 Nissan Armada Snow Patrol concept SUV. Elevated to new heights, literally, this one-of-a-kind vehicle features a lifted suspension and rugged accessories, delivering a design tailor-made to tackle tough Canadian winters. This one-off project vehicle makes its debut this month at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show and accentuates the off-road history and capabilities of the Armada while boasting a…

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What Do Car Tire Size Numbers Mean?

Most car owners will need to change their vehicle's tires at some point in its life. Shopping for tires requires an understanding of the code used to express tire sizes.

An example tire size is P185/75 R14 98 W. There are six elements to this code. First is a letter that indicates the tire's class. The next three-digit number that is the tire's tread width. The second number is the tire's aspect ratio.

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Nissan Showcases Star Wars: The Last Jedi Vehicles


Nissan and Star Wars went out of this world during the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. Seven Nissans got a Star-Wars treatment by a Lucasfilm artist. The artists were challenged to pair a Nissan with a spacecraft or character from the film Star Wars: The Last Jedi.  
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Do You Know When to Get New Tires?

 
Eventually, parts on your vehicle wear down, and it's important to recognize when they need to be replaced. That's especially true when it comes to your tires. Healthy tires not only give you a smoother ride, but also a safer ride in Edmonton. Do you know when to get new tires?
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ProPILOT Assist Brings Nissan Edmonton Drivers Closer to an Autonomous Car Future

The system has been in the works by Nissan for several years. Before the official release of the system earlier this year in the Nissan LEAF and Rogue, engineers fitted models of the Nissan Rogue with the technology and tested the vehicle for over  80,000 kilometers on U.S. roads.

ProPILOT Assist works by stopping, starting and slowing the vehicle down as needed while keeping the vehicle (like the Nissan LEAF) in its lane…

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