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Nissan Makes Bigger Commitment To Nashville Soccer Club

Nissan Makes Bigger Commitment To Nashville Soccer Club

Soccer, known as football overseas, is a sport with a complicated relationship with the United States. As a nation, many of us play it when we are younger, but as we grow older interest in the sport as a spectator sport seems to drop in favor of more all-American pursuits. Of course, whenever the US […]

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Nissan Sponsors New Nashville Soccer Club

Nissan Sponsors New Nashville Soccer Club

Nissan has its North American headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, and the company is committed to helping the area succeed. If you head to see the Tennessee Titans play football in Nashville, you will be heading to Nissan Stadium. If you instead decide to watch a Nashville Predators hockey game at Bridgestone Arena, you will be […]

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Irish Soccer Fans Damage a Car, Try to Pay for It, Then Fix It Themselves

Irish Soccer Fans Damage a Car, Try to Pay for It, Then Fix It Themselves

There’s nothing like major sporting events to split fans apart. Already, there have been several incidents of football/soccer hooliganism throughout the Euro 2016 tournament, including violent clashes between England and Russia supporters that ended only when the French police brought out the tear gas. Fortunately, on the other end of the spectrum, we’ve had the […]

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Nissan Discovers What Makes Soccer Fans Tick

Nissan Discovers What Makes Soccer Fans Tick

As the Official Global Automotive Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, Nissan knows a lot about soccer fans. While it’s usually very clear which team an individual supports, thanks to brightly colored shirts or scarves, it’s less clear what exactly makes fans excited for a soccer game. Nissan turned to Loughborough University for help, and […]

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Nissan Cars Take Soccer To The Next Level

Nissan Cars Take Soccer To The Next Level

The UEFA Champions League is kind of a big deal. Well, it’s a big deal outside of the United States. The huge football (soccer to us Americans) championship is held every year to determine which football club in Europe is the best in the sport. True international car maker Nissan is proud to be the […]

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Soccer Fans Rejoice Over Special Edition GO! Hyundai Models

Soccer Fans Rejoice Over Special Edition GO! Hyundai Models

Lovers of soccer (or “football,” if you prefer) are passionate and enthusiastic about their sport. All around the world, stadiums are packed with die-hard fans parading their team spirit in as many ways as they can. For European devotees of the sport, Hyundai has a special reward for the fans’ loyalty. As Hyundai is the sponsor of the UEFA EURO championships, the […]

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Nissan Forms Partnership with Mexican National Soccer Team

Nissan Forms Partnership with Mexican National Soccer Team

The United States is starting to catch a bit of soccer fever, especially after Team USA brought home the FIFA Women’s World Cup last year. Our neighbor to the south, however, is fully committed to the sport and fields a national soccer, or football, team with an energetic fan base. This month, Nissan proudly announced […]

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What if You Could Play a Soccer Video Game Using Your Car?

What if You Could Play a Soccer Video Game Using Your Car?

That titular question seems to have grasped the imagination of Nissan engineers, because now we have this: That is an official video of Project Controller, or, as Nissan puts it, “an interactive expedition to turn a Nissan Crossover into a Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 controller.” Using a combined team of car engineers, gamers, and UX […]

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Chevrolet Ute Project Delivers Soccer Balls to Students in Pretoria

Chevrolet Ute Project Delivers Soccer Balls to Students in Pretoria

Chevrolet Ute Force delivered complete soccer kits—including socks, shoes, shorts, shorts, and One World Futbols—to six schools north of Pretoria last month. Then, to put all of that new gear to good use, the teams were all treated to a full day of soccer clinics at Sun Valley Primary School. This was part of a […]

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Russian Soccer Player Crashes Nissan GT-R into Pole at 105 mph, Survives

Russian Soccer Player Crashes Nissan GT-R into Pole at 105 mph, Survives

April 30th was a both a good day and a bad day for Russian soccer player Andrey Yeshchanko. Good: He was driving a $100,000 Nissan GT-R. Bad: He was driving it at 170 kph (105 mph) through Krasnodar’s city center and crashed headlong into a pole. Good: He walked away with no injuries. Bad: The […]

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Nissan LEAF and e-NV200 to Electrify UEFA Champions League Final in Madrid

Nissan LEAF and e-NV200 to Electrify UEFA Champions League Final in Madrid

Liverpool and Tottenham will go head to head at the UEFA Champions League Final at Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday, with many fans anticipating an electrifying match from start to finish. Powering the travel accommodations for the momentous occasion is Nissan, with 363 LEAF vehicles and e-NV200 vans taking visitors to and from Madrid. The vehicles […]

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6 Google Doodles Involving Cars & Drivers

6 Google Doodles Involving Cars & Drivers

A couple days during each week week, you’ll notice that Google.com’s standard multi-colored word-based logo has been replaced by an artistic, sometimes-kinetic scene redesigning the company’s letters. These Google Doodles pay homage to historic figures, inventions, and milestones and direct people to learn more about the special achievement by clicking on the illustration. Some of […]

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Ford Engineer Brandon Cameron Stars in Ford Ranger Ad

Ford Engineer Brandon Cameron Stars in Ford Ranger Ad

Brandon Cameron is a man of many talents, it would seem. The 26-year-old, so early into his career, was tapped to lead development of Trail Control, the innovative feature offered with the new 2019 Ford Ranger and F-150 Raptor. In addition, he’s a natural athlete — he once dreamed of playing soccer at the pro […]

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Domino’s and Xevo to Debut In-Car Ordering Feature Later This Year

Domino’s and Xevo to Debut In-Car Ordering Feature Later This Year

Some of the best things in life are the simple ones. Like going for a drive to the soundtrack of your favorite playlist — or sinking your teeth into a slice of pizza after a long day at school or work. Speaking of pizza… ordering a pie of your own is about to become even […]

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US News Names Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid to List of 6 Best Minivans in 2019

US News Names Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid to List of 6 Best Minivans in 2019

The award-winning Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid are getting praise again as the two popular models have earned spots on U.S. News & World Report’s list of the 6 Best Minivans for the Money in 2019. Check Out: The 2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid “The Pacifica Hybrid has the second highest overall score on this list and is […]

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2019 Chicago Auto Show Photo Gallery: Here are the Latest Volkswagen Models at This Year’s Show

2019 Chicago Auto Show Photo Gallery: Here are the Latest Volkswagen Models at This Year’s Show

Take a Closer Look at the 2019 VW Model Lineup at the Chicago Auto Show

Volkswagen made a bold statement with its new 2019 VW Jetta GLI adopting the sporty characteristics of its Golf GTI at the Chicago Auto Show, laughing off the trend that sedans are dying. This was not the only car from VW vehicle that was present at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show however. It also showed […]

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2019 Chrysler Pacifica Earns Spot on Car and Driver’s 10Best Trucks and SUVs List

2019 Chrysler Pacifica Earns Spot on Car and Driver’s 10Best Trucks and SUVs List

The third time is certainly charming as the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica snags a spot on Car and Driver’s 10Best Trucks and SUVs list. Taking home the win in the Van category, the 2019 Pacifica was praised by the Car and Driver experts for its comfortable interior, smooth performance, and smart storage solutions. Learn More: About […]

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When Celebrity Car Endorsements Take a Wrong Turn

When Celebrity Car Endorsements Take a Wrong Turn

When an automaker chooses the wrong star, or something else along the way goes bad, a celebrity car endorsement could end up a fruitless deal from which result losses instead of gains. There have been many wrong turns with these deals, and here we will take a look at the ones that had the biggest negative impact.

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