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Nissan Compact Sport Concept is a Micra on steroids

The Japanese supermini's just received a high-powered makeover that could see it compete with the world's fastest hot hatches. Stop sniggering at the back!

6 Images Apr. 20, 2011


Nissan Micra DIS-G packs supercharger, measures parking spaces

Nissan's dreamed up a version of its iconic Micra supermini known as the Micra DIG-S, which uses a direct injection supercharger. Yes, a bleedin' supercharger.

5 Images Feb. 21, 2011


Forecast: High-volume platforms on rise

Automotive News reports on which automotive platforms see the largest use.

By Feb. 26, 2014


Downsizing, '80s style: A guide to the decade's silliest superminis

Alex Grant looks at the maddest hatches from the decade that brought us stonewash jeans and Wham.

By Nov. 30, 2013


Woman outed after Twitter brag that she hit cyclist

Emma Way of Norfolk in the U.K. tweets that she hit a cyclist and that she had right of way. The police are informed. Her employer is none too pleased either.

By May. 22, 2013


Classics Corner: 16V dreams

Major Gav looks back to a time when a 16V hot hatch made his 17-year-old self weak at the knees.

By Sep. 28, 2013


The Fury and the Spectacle: 96 Hours at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

The sights and sounds of Le Mans, the epic race that takes place once a year, for 24 hours. There's nothing like it. Here's what it's like to be there.

By Jun. 17, 2014


Eaton's superchargers take aim at turbos

Eaton is repositioning superchargers as an alternative to turbochargers for fuel-efficient power trains.

By Jun. 15, 2011


Nissan tweaks Versa to add mpg

Automotive News reports on the next Nissan Versa update.

By Jul. 1, 2011


Nissan Connect: Steering wheel adjusts volume, skips tracks, also steers

Nissan's Connect music-integration system is making its debut in the Note and Micra, turning these cars into iPod docks on wheels. Just remember to keep your eyes on the road

By Mar. 2, 2009