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Soccer Hall of Famer Abby Wambach Chats with Uber about Unleashing Power

Soccer Hall of Famer Abby Wambach Chats with Uber about Unleashing Power

Back in May of this year, soccer legend Julie Foudy surprised another superstar, Abby Wambach, with the news that she would be inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame. Fast forward to this past weekend, and Wambach was given the coveted Hall of Fame’s red jacket in Frisco, Texas. But before this exciting event, […]

 Morgan Pritchett

Soccer Legend Mia Hamm Made a Surprise Appearance at a Girls’ Soccer Team Practice

Soccer Legend Mia Hamm Made a Surprise Appearance at a Girls’ Soccer Team Practice

Most young girls playing soccer today want to grow up and become superstar athletes like Alex Morgan or Megan Rapinoe. But one of the all-time greats in the 90s who helped paved the way for today’s stars is none other than World Cup winner and two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Mia Hamm. Partnering with Volkswagen (the […]

 Morgan Pritchett

U.S. Soccer Star Alex Morgan Becomes Volkswagen Brand Ambassador

U.S. Soccer Star Alex Morgan Becomes Volkswagen Brand Ambassador

In the FIFA Women’s World Cup semi-final match between the U.S. and England yesterday, birthday girl and U.S. forward Alex Morgan headed the ball into the back of the net, past the England keeper, scoring the game-winning goal. The camera panned to many young fans cheering for the superstar. To some, Alex Morgan has already […]

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Nissan LEAF Batteries Headed for Soccer Glory

Nissan LEAF Batteries Headed for Soccer Glory

With the world’s eyes focused on the Women’s World Cup, everyone is getting excited about soccer (or football, depending on your location). One Ohio firm just announced big plans to turn the Johann Cruyff Arena in the Netherlands into an eco-friendly soccer venue with the help of one key ingredient – Nissan LEAF batteries. Not Ready for an EV? […]

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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 […]

 Kurt Verlin

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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2020 Kia Sedona Overview

2020 Kia Sedona Overview

Since it debuted in 1998 by another name — the Carnival — the Kia Sedona has undergone quite a few changes. Now in its third generation, the 2020 Sedona is ready for every family adventure that the New Year has to offer. The 2020 Kia Sedona is available at four trims: L, LX, EX, and […]

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Report: You Probably Don’t Tip Your Uber Driver

Report: You Probably Don’t Tip Your Uber Driver

As Americans, there are situations where you definitely tip, and others that are greyer. For example, you should always tip your wait staff at a restaurant, but do you tip if you’re only picking up an order to go? After a recent study by the National Bureau of Economic Research, we know that there’s a […]

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No Plans to Revive Honda F1 Factory Team, Says Yamamoto

No Plans to Revive Honda F1 Factory Team, Says Yamamoto

Honda F1’s managing director says the manufacturer has no plans to revive its Formula One factory team despite incoming budget caps that should, in theory, make it easier for new teams to get into the sport and be competitive. Honda is currently enjoying its best year in F1 since returning to the sport as McLaren’s […]

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[Photos] New Ford Galaxy Vignale is a Fancy Van

[Photos] New Ford Galaxy Vignale is a Fancy Van

The idea that a minivan (or people mover or MPV or soccer parent ride or whatever you want to call it) can’t be stylish is, frankly, bunko. Fancy vans do exist, and if you’re a Ford fan in Europe you’ll soon have a new option in the Ford Galaxy Vignale. The seven-seater is an ideal […]

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