2014 Nissan Cube: The Quirky Hatchback with Solid Performance

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Test Drive a New Cube Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

Our initial impression upon seeing the 2014 Nissan Cube was sort of confused. It sort of looks retro but at the same time it does look quite modern too. The silver color actually reminded us of classic Hollywood films and it got us totally excited to think of driving around inside this vehicle. Some may think it is too boxy with several eccentric touches but for us, it is exactly what it needs to be to successfully stand out from the rest of the car models today. What is even better is the fact that beneath the unique and quirky design, the 2014 Nissan Cube boasts of numerous positive attributes.

The powertrain for the 2014 Nissan Cube consists of a four-cylinder engine which can be coupled to either a six-speed manual transmission or the optional CVT. This is where you should get your priorities straight. Our test drivers were lucky enough to test both available transmissions. If you want preppy power right from the start, choose the six-speed manual transmission. It will surely give you your dose of the mighty engine roar.

However, if you are more concerned about fuel economy over anything else, go for the CVT which gives an EPA estimate of 27/31 mpg city/highway which also corresponds to less fuel usage compared to its rivals in the segment today. Nevertheless, you can still expect a comfortable ride thanks to this vehicle’s precise steering and strong brakes.

Inside, the 2014 Nissan Cube to be more attractive than the other new hatchbacks we have already seen. You will be amazed with the ripple-effect at the ceiling while the mood lighting will surely get you in whatever mood you want. These are really pretty cool features that give this hatchback a boost.

You want a capable car with a usable cargo space and excellent fuel economy at the most affordable price possible. If you want all of these and more, you have to check the 2014 Nissan Cube. From experience, you are only bound to get great things out of this quirky but totally fun and capable hatchback.

2014 Nissan Pathfinder: Buckle Up for the Next Generation’s Ride

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Test Drive a New Pathfinder Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a car that can adapt to this ever changing world? To have confidence in every drive knowing that it won’t let you down? Well, the tides have turned my friend because this year, Nissan releases its next generation SUV that would kiss your lame cars ass good bye. The 2014 Nissan Pathfinder has been born and ready to take you on a journey you’ve never been on before. Built with a powerful 3.5L V6 engine that runs 260hp with 240lb.-ft torque and a maximum towing strength, the Pathfinder is made to get the job done, effortlessly. And with the exclusive Xtronic CVT, your gearing will be as swift and efficient as driving with no hands.

Turn yourself into an instant magic act by opening your lift gate and doors with the 2014 Nissan Pathfinder with its remote access. Pull out a little trick for your kids by starting out the engine as well. Just press the button; you don’t even have to have your keys out and Voila!

Experience VIP treatment and convenience with the Pathfinder, starting off with its cozy 7-seater lounge that has heated and cooled seats in high quality leather, plus a Tri-Zone Automatic Temperature Control, you have the power to have it hot or cold or even both. Nissan EZ-Flex Seating System makes it easy to have everyone on board! With the 2014 Nissan Pathfinder, you’ve got high-class accommodation right in front of you, the best part is, you don’t even need a reservation!

Don’t forget to bring the essentials and extra with the spacious cargo that the Pathfinder offers. Making it easier to load with the one-click power lift gate, plus you can also make room for cargo in the 2nd and 3rd row if it needs be just by the Latch and Glide Technology.

2014 Nissan Versa Note: The Inexpensive Hatchback Companion

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Test Drive a New Versa Note Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

The 2014 Nissan Versa Note is regarded as the hatchback companion to the earlier released Versa sedan. While we do admire the sedan version, this hatchback version looks to be more promising based on styling alone. We had no idea that by the end of this review, we would be totally blown away by its wide array of basic but extremely helpful features and its practicality. It has been announced early on that this 2014 Nissan Versa Note is designed with two main goals – to get people where they want to and to do it as cheap as possible. Nissan successfully did this and then added some wonderful features along the way which resulted in a near perfect transport hatchback.

It is compact, versatile, and extremely efficient which makes the sedan counterpart take the back seat for now. It focuses on all things basic and improves them for better functionality. As a result, this hatchback totally scores big on all the basic things that any modern vehicle today must have offering the most practicality.

No, critics are not exaggerating whenever they brag about the generosity of Nissan as far as space in this 2014 Nissan Versa Note goes. The interior volume has got to be a big selling point for this hatchback. It has a really spacious interior perfect for hauling passengers and large cargo capacity plus numerous tech and infotainment features.

Yes you thought you would only see improved basic features in this relatively cheap but gorgeously styled hatchback but then Nissan surprises us with a bit more. This also comes with a backup camera, Pandora, Bluetooth integration, and some Google Send-to-Car map services.

Nissan may have truly gone out on upgrading all the basic features for this 2014 Nissan Versa Note but they did not forget to give it a sophisticated powertrain as well. This hatchback features a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine paired with a relaxed but responsive throttle response making it drive as smoothly and easily as possible.

2014 Nissan Quest: Talk About Road Performance

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Test Drive a New Quest Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

One uniquely styled minivan according to auto buyers is the 2014 Nissan Quest, a fuel-efficient ride that can be loaded with optional equipments to provide a more SUV luxury feel. For 2014, the Nissan Quest convincingly offers desirable features that make it one convincing minivan compared to others in the class. These include a tall roofline, wraparound glass and a luxury-feel interior with a stylish dashboard. Making the Nissan Quest more desirable are clever features like the 1 touch power-sliding door, the power-return 3rd-row-seat and loads of advanced standard equipment.

Standard for the 2014 Nissan Quest S trim are 16-inch wheels, six airbags, 6-speaker CD audio system and cloth seating surfaces. The SV guise adds premium audio with USB port, fog lights, rearview camera, and Bluetooth. The SL gains 18-inch wheels, leather seats, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and roof rails.

The top-of-the-line Nissan Quest LE adds blind-spot warning system, 13-speaker Bose audio, air-scrubbing climate-control system, rear-seat DVD entertainment, Around View Monitor and hard-drive-based navigation system.

Optional equipments may include carpeted floor mats, roof-rail crossbars, splash guards, leather upholstery, dual-panel moonroof and Bose Premium Audio system depending on the trim level.

Powering the 2014 Nissan Quest on the road is the 3.5-liter/260-horsepower V6 engine. This engine is convincingly paired with the automatic continuously variable transmission to provide 240 pound-feet torque. The Quest also has impressive EPA fuel economy rate which stands at 19/25 mpg city and highway.

For driving impression, the automatic CVT gearless shift control is a step-less transmission which is perfected by Nissan to make it a more convincing gearbox that fully optimize engine power and fuel economy. The Nissan Quest has a softer suspension that provides a smooth ride, a feature that most minivan enthusiast will definitely appreciate.

2014 Nissan Frontier: The Awesomely Affordable Pick-up

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Test Drive a New Frontier Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

When you are looking for the best affordable full-size pick-up, reading the best reviews from experts is always advisable. According to one reliable auto reviewer, one example of an affordable is the 2014 Nissan Frontier, a tough truck with engaging off-road credentials. Test drivers said that the Frontier has a maximum towing capacity of 6500 pounds, which is more powerful than other crossover SUVs in terms of towing. Reviewers like the 2014 Nissan Frontier especially its functional interior design. From its inside is the uncluttered dashboard with simple yet intuitive controls. The Frontier also has supportive and comfortable front seats.

For 2014, the Frontier with the S trim now includes standard features like cruise control, air conditioning and Bluetooth. The PRO-4X Frontier now gets heated cloth seats which is available for the SV trim as an option. An upgraded navigation, audio system, sliding rear window and three new wheel configurations are also available.

Standard equipment for the Nissan FrontierS guise includes AM/FM/CD player with Bluetooth and 6-speakers. The SV trim includes power windows/mirrors, USB port audio with colour display screen. The PRO-4X trim involves 4-wheeldrive with locking differential as standard. The Frontier Crew Cab SL has leather seats, NissanConnect system and Rockford Fosgate audio.

Two engine configurations are provided for the new 2014 Nissan Frontier. The first is the 2.5-liter/152 horsepower 4-cylinder engine. This engine makes 171 pound-feet torque and is EPA estimated at 19/23 mpg with the manual and 2WD and 17/23 mpg with the automatic and 2WD.

The 4.0L V6 brings a 261-horsepower and 281 pound-feet torque in your control. This V6 model utilizes a regular unleaded gasoline and features a rear-wheel drive. The V6-powered Frontier makes an EPA rate of 16/22 mpg city/highway on 2WD and manual or automatic.

2014 Nissan Sentra: Standing Right at the Heart of the Sedan Market

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Test Drive a New Sentra Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

All critics agree that the 2014 Nissan Sentra best depicts basic transportation done excellently. Since there was a mention of basic transportation, most consumers thought that this sedan only offers the basic features and nothing more. Remember, we did also mention excellently at the end of the sentence. By excellently, we mean that Nissan got all the basic features that every consumer today wants and needs and then added a little bit more. After reviewing several 2014 models from Nissan recently, this is becoming more and more of a Nissan trend. They take all the basic qualities and turn it into something better without charging more. And this is exactly why we take our hats off to Nissan because they knew exactly what the consumers wanted.

There is no point in trying to compare a commuter sedan car to a sports car. This is why we do not plan to be like other car enthusiasts or critics who complain of lack of mighty power from the 2014 Nissan Sentra. Truth is Nissan never claimed the Sentra to be a mighty sports car. It is a sedan and it perfectly acts like one.

With a four-cylinder engine that can be paired to a six-speed manual transmission or CVT, this sedan definitely has more than adequate power for roaming either city or country roads. The CVT, of course delivers the best EPA estimate of 30/39 mpg city/highway while the manual transmission proves to be more exciting to drive with a bit more oomph.

No test drivers complain of lack of adequate power. In fact, they were impressed by the 2014 Nissan Sentra’s decent handling and excellent capability of absorbing bumps down the road. Interior wise, we love the tasteful decoration with soft and almost luxurious like high-end materials. Imagine getting ultimate interior luxury without the hefty price tag.

Times today are still practical and if you are aware of this fact, there is simply no reason for you not to love the 2014 Nissan Sentra. It is efficient and definitely not trying hard. It does stand exactly at the heart of the sedan market.

2014 Nissan Armada: Armed and Dangerously Stunning

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Test Drive a New Armada Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

When muscle meets comfort, you don’t want to let it go. Isn’t it nice not to have to sacrifice one after the other? The 2014 Nissan Armada is redefining the face of full sized SUVs in the market. Think about this: 5.6L V8 engine + 317hp + 385lb.-ft torque + 9000lbs. maximum towing = A hell of a lot of numbers! Just kidding. What you see there is the numerical representation of a ride you’ll never regret! Whether you’re just driving errands in the city or off in the country, you can rest assured that your ride will deliver. You can even drive a boat around town with no sweat, just saying.

Conquer the road with the 2014 Nissan Armada’s All-Mode 4WD that lets you keep up to the changing times. This system is so advanced, it automatically shifts gear depending on the road conditions. Whether it be wet and wild or dry, paved roads, the Armada’s sure to kill the track!

Don’t let the Armada’s macho exterior fool you! Go in and experience the luxurious cabin waiting to unfold before your very eyes. Feel the soft leather in your skin and just relax in the second row captain’s chair. Sip your hot drink and choose your entertainment from Nissan’s Mobile Entertainment System.

You’ve never felt comfort like this before, well, at least in a car. Sit back, relax, and enjoy, you owe it to yourself. Let the Armada do the work.

Bring everything and everyone with the 2014 Nissan Armada. With this baby, you have plenty of space. I’m talking about maximum 8-seating capacity with the 40/20/40 seating. Add the power flat-folding third row seats that can become a bench and the power lift gate. Packing and loading has never been a breeze until now.

2014 Nissan Titan: Capability Can Come with an Affordable Price Tag

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Test Drive a New Titan Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

In owning a vehicle especially a full-size truck, auto buyers always go for a car with affordability, reliability and dependability. All this and more are forwarded by the 2014 Nissan Titan, the most impressive and V8-powered truck in the segment. The highly-noticed 2014 Nissan Titan is a competitive truck in the class. The Titan is available in a crew-and king-cab configuration with three bed-length choices. Enhancing the efficiency and livability of the Titan is the Utili-Track built-in cargo system and wide-opening rear doors, which is considered as Titan’s most notable feature.

Those who are in search for an alternative full-size truck with proven reliability, unique twist, rugged construction, roomy and stylish exterior that drives capably whether on-road or off-road, the Nissan Titan would be the best choice.

Capably equipped with a forceful5.6-liter/317-horsepower V8 engine, the 2014 Nissan Titan ably provides 385 pound-feet torque at 3400 rpm. Connected to an automatic 5-speed gearbox with haul/tow mode, the Titan adeptly makes a maximum towing rate of 9500 pounds.

The Nissan Titan can also be had as V8-powered flex-fuel vehicle that runs on E85. Using regular gas, the Titan with a 2WD is EPA rated at 13/18 mpg city/highway, while the 4WD gets 12/17 mpg. Using E85, the Titan gets an EPA estimate of 9/13 mpg on 2WD and 9/12 mpg on 4WD.

Test drivers said that the V8 engine is responsive and capable at all speeds. The Nissan Titan’s transmission and suspension setup is also handy to provide acceptable towing, steering and shifting handling.

Some of the notable featured equipment for theTitan includes cloth seating, air conditioning, 6-speaker audio system with AM/FM/CD player, washable vinyl floors, lockable tailgate and folding rear bench seat.

The Titan is available S, SL, SV and PRO-4X trim levels.

2014 Nissan Maxima: Maximizing Value Where It Really Matters

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Test Drive a New Maxima Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

Don’t you wonder how some people can pay so much for something only to end up gaining more? How about when people buy something with a low price and get so much in return? The reason for these results is because they recognized great value in something. You can get the same results with the 2014 Nissan Maxima and the features it offers. Imagine for a moment that you’ve been driving all day and you’re sure that your gas tank is probably getting low, only to look at the gauge and find it still adequately full. With the 2014 Nissan Maxima, such efficiency is possible. Simply look at the efficient design of the form and be convinced of this fact.

Feel how the flow of the fluid shape makes air want to simply slip past. Judge the balance of the stance and be content that it is truly stable. Finally, feel satisfaction at the respect that you gain through the simplistic beauty of every exterior detail.

High-grade materials permeate every surface of the interior of the 2014 Nissan Maxima like gold covers every corner of a treasure room. You will never want for space as you will get all you could need. You will never have trouble with control and entertainment as amenities are ideally placed.

So come in and get behind the wheel. You will find this model to be more than another clone. In fact, with the fabric covering the seats and the design of the interior, it almost feels designed just for you.

With the 2014 Nissan Maxima, perhaps disconnecting from the stereotype is what makes it so valuable. The V6, 24-valve, DOHC engine with CVTCS and Variable induction system, is the source of the sports car performance without the drawbacks. The driver, front-passenger seat and the roof-mounted, curtain-side air bags keep you and yours safe.

2014 Nissan Rogue Select: Go, Travel the Distance

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Test Drive a New Rogue Select Today at Nissan of San Bernardino

The next best SUV is just around the corner. You need not look any further. The 2014 Nissan Rogue Select is coming your way to let you go the distance. It defines style, functionality and performance to a whole different level. One of the best qualities of the 2014 Nissan Rogue Select is its amazing ability to maximize fuel economy. This is attributed to the optional built-in intuitive all-wheel drive feature that send all power to the front wheel as you get to smoother city roads. The 2014 Nissan Rogue Select also has an amazing storage capacity. This makes it suitable for travels that entail you to bring more baggage. Although it allows four to five people to get seated comfortably, the rear seats are flexible and may be flipped flat to add more storage space.

The 2014 Nissan Rogue Select has a rear bumper protector which is designed to prevent scratches during loading and unloading of heavy baggage from and into the compartment. This can be installed easily. In fact, it doesn’t need drilling.

It also has BlueConnect Bluetooth Handsfree Phone System. This incredibly allows you to connect up to seven different Bluetooth capable mobile phones or devices. It can also be used through its voice activation feature so you can call hands-free. With its noise reduction capability, you are also assured of better sound quality during calls.

It may sound like something out of a sci-fi movie. But yes, it is true. The 2014 Nissan Rogue Select has a built-in monitor on the rearview mirror that provides real time images of what’s directly behind you.

With all these and more you can definitely go the distance if you drive the 2014 Nissan Rogue Select. What are you waiting for? Go to your friendly car dealer or to the nearest Nissan outlet to check it out yourself.