Explore 80 years of innovation.

The art of innovation is on display at the Nissan 360 worldwide media event, August 19 – September 15. Get an insider’s look by following invitation-only guests as they drive more than 100 Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun vehicles from across the globe and help us celebrate 80 years of moving people.

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A Family Portrait to Celebrate the End of Nissan 360

We’ve been to a lot of great birthday parties, but none that had 1,500 guests and lasted for a month straight. I think that means you can call Nissan’s 80th birthday party, Nissan 360, a success!

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Nissan’s Restoration Club Announces the Return of the Safari Rally Z

At this year’s 360 event, Nissan’s Restoration Club, has announced the return of the rally legend to its original running condition.

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Our Favorite Memories from Nissan 360

Hosted at the former Marine Corps Air Station El Toro in Southern California, Nissan 360 brought together more than 100 Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun cars and over 900 journalists from around the world to highlight new technologies, latest models and potential market innovations. Here’s our favorite moments from the month-long event:

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What’s Next for Infiniti?

Journalists at Nissan 360 were the first to see a sneak preview of the next addition to the Infiniti family. Infiniti’s CEO Johan de Nysschen and Creative Director Shiro Nakamura introduced the Q30 with teaser photos and a full-size sculpture. The Q30 is expected to arrive in mid-2015.

Evolution and Return of Datsun

Since announcing the return of the brand late last year, the company has unveiled the first new Datsun model, the Datsun GO, with plans on introducing the second model later this year. Here’s a look at the evolution and return of Datsun.

Takumi: Building the Heart of the GT-R

The engine that powers the GT-R isn’t just any other engine, and the four men who build each GT-R engine by hand aren’t just any assembly line worker. They are the takumi.

How Nissan Uses Objects to Define and Maintain Design Intention

At Nissan, design inspiration for a new vehicle can come from a variety of sources

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Nissan Concept Vehicles

With a strong commitment to developing exciting and innovative products for everyone, Nissan is constantly developing new and groundbreaking cars for the future.

Nissan Shares Rare Vehicles with Cars and Coffee Club

At the Cars and Coffee Club, hundreds of cars and their owner enthusiasts gather from all over the region to hang out, have coffee, talk about cars and meet with friends. And Nissan was lucky enough to join in on some of the fun!

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Nissan Reveals All-New 2014 Rogue

Today, Nissan revealed the all-new 2014 Nissan Rogue, pushing the envelope of CUV design.

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Getting Dirty on the Nissan 360 Adventure Course

Half of the fun of test driving the many models present at Nissan 360 is the opportunity to really put them to the test. For Nissan Trucks, that means pushing them to their limits on the Adventure Course.

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Nissan Motor Unveils Power of Global Footprint

Nissan is celebrating its 80th Anniversary at Nissan 360 – a month-long showcase of the latest breakthroughs in vehicle technology, sustainability and market expansion by one of the world’s leading automotive groups.

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The 2013 Nissan LEAF – Made in America, Japan, and Britain

The Nissan LEAF, the world’s first affordable, zero-emission car, arrived on the scene for the 2011 model year. Since then, more than 25,000 LEAFs have hit the streets in the United States alone.

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Nissan Heritage Vehicles – 1990s

The 1990s may not seem like too long ago to many of us, but some of the Nissan vehicles from that decade have already become classics.

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Yahoo! Autos Gets Behind the Wheel of “Babyzilla,” the Nissan Juke-R

You never forget your time behind the wheel of the Nissan Juke-R. It’s such a unique experience, that it led Steve Siler of Yahoo! Autos to describe it as: “grabbing [a] unicorn’s horn, hopping on and flying through a double rainbow.”

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Nissan Heritage Racing Vehicles

For more than half a century, auto racing has drawn crowds in Japan. Nissan’s history in motorsports most notably began with the Nissan Skyline, dating back to a 1964 race at Suzuka.

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GT Academy Winners – Nissan 360 & Beyond

Starting in Europe in 2008, Nissan GT Academy has been giving virtual racecar drivers the chance to make their dreams a reality and earn a spot on a Nissan professional racing team.

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Nissan by the Numbers: Worldwide Assembly Plants, Production and Exports

An increase in production capacity is already in motion for Nissan U.S. Manufacturing, which is expected to nearly double the number of export markets it will be able to serve by 2015.

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Performance Race Track

One of our favorite parts of Nissan 360 is watching the media experience some of our best performance models in their natural habitat: the race track.

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An Insiders Look: LIVE Tweets and Photos from Nissan 360 Attendees

Check out this compilation of attendee’s tweets and photos live from the event for your insider’s look here.

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A Look at Nissan’s U.S. Vehicle Lineup

Nissan offers consumers 25 innovative vehicle choices in the U.S. market alone, with models ranging from the Altima Sedan, to the quirky cube, ferocious GT-R, family-friendly Pathfinder and legendary 370Z.

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SlashGear Talks Self-Driving Cars with Nissan’s American R&D Chief

Earlier this week, we told you about Nissan’s exciting new autonomous car technology. For more information, check out SlashGear’s conversation with Carla Bailo, president of Nissan Technical Center North America.

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Reviving the Datsun Brand

Last month, Nissan reintroduced the Datsun brand with the launch of the Datsun GO, which was unveiled in New Delhi, India and is making its North American debut at Nissan 360.

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Nissan Heritage Vehicles: 1953-1973 models

Today we take another look back into Nissan’s history with photos of three vintage vehicles from the 60s & 70s.

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Nissan Vehicles Down Under – Australian Lineup

It’s been a big year for Nissan in Australia, with launches of the redesigned Patrol (shown above) and Pulsar, two of the brand’s best selling models in that country.

Lucas Ordonez Selected as Test Driver for Nissan ZEOD RC Electric Program

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Earlier this summer, Nissan introduced the ZEOD RC, the world’s fastest electric race car, which will reach speeds of more than 180 MPH and is powered by the same lithium battery technology as the Nissan LEAF.

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Nissan Announces Unprecedented Autonomous Drive Benchmarks

Today, Nissan Motor Co. announced that the company will be ready with multiple, commercially-viable Autonomous Drive vehicles by 2020.

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Drive Down Memory Lane with Vintage Nissan Ads

It’s not just Nissan’s vehicles that have evolved over the years; our advertisements have, too. We dug into the archives and dusted off some of our favorite Nissan ads from the past 80 years.

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Top Tweets from Nissan 360

We’re not the only one snapping photos from the ground here at Nissan 360. Automotive journalists from across the country have been tweeting pics all week long.

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EPORO Robots

Created in 2009 by Nissan engineer Susumu Fujita, the EPOROs are small, zero-emission robots that could change the way we get around forever by eliminating collisions and creating an environmentally friendly and traffic-jam free driving environment.

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Strap In for a look at Nissan’s Performance Vehicle Lineup

NISMO is all about speed, and Nissan’s Motorsports brand has been expanding at a blistering pace. Earlier this year at the Tokyo Auto Salon & Chicago Auto Show, Nissan unveiled the latest additions to the NISMO lineup…

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The Taxi of Tomorrow & Nissan Commercial Vehicles

Nissan’s commercial vehicle lineup has expanded greatly in recent years. One of the most exciting additions is the Taxi of Tomorrow, which was selected from a competitive field of concepts created by automakers around the world.

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Sneak Peek: All-New, Redesigned 2014 Nissan Rogue

The all-new 2014 Nissan Rogue will push the envelope of CUV design starting on September 10th. Here’s your first sneak peak!

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Nissan Heritage Vehicles: 1930s & 1940s

In April 1935 (above in gold), the Datsun 14 Roadster became the first vehicle to roll off the assembly line at the newly constructed Yokohama factory.

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All Hail Cedric!

Currently in its 10th generation, the Nissan Cedric is a large sedan perfect for taxi service due to its well-equipped features and large, comfortable rear seat. The car is popular with taxi companies, particularly in Singapore, Japan and Hong Kong.

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Nissan Motorsports Takes to the Track

Today, journalists hit the track in some of Nissan’s insanely-fast performance and racing vehicles, including the Juke-R and GT-R NISMO GT3.

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Next-Gen Titan to Feature Cummins Diesel Engine

Today, Nissan announced a partnership with Cummins Inc. to produce an all new 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel engine for the next-generation Titan full-size pickup truck.

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Introducing Nissan 360!

Greetings from Nissan 360! Over the next month, journalists from around the world will be joining us in Newport Beach, California, for a comprehensive Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun experience – and we’ll be sharing all the excitement with you, right here. During the event, we’ll have up-close photos and videos of more than 60 global vehicle models, major announcements about future products, and highlights from 80 years of innovation at Nissan. Click here for more information about the event and check back every day for the latest news and updates.