The Truth About Cars » nissan juke http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:00:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » nissan juke http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Chart Of The Day: How Many Subcompact SUVs Are Automakers Selling? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/11/chart-day-many-subcompact-suvs-automakers-selling/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/11/chart-day-many-subcompact-suvs-automakers-selling/#comments Sat, 29 Nov 2014 13:32:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=950481 The Chevrolet Trax, Fiat 500X, Honda HR-V, Jeep Renegade, and Mazda CX-3 are coming. The Buick Encore, a pair of taller Minis, and the Nissan Juke are already here. It’s a burgeoning segment, silly in the eyes of many, but useful for automakers who want to cash in on consumers’ desire for fuel efficiency and […]

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The Chevrolet Trax, Fiat 500X, Honda HR-V, Jeep Renegade, and Mazda CX-3 are coming. The Buick Encore, a pair of taller Minis, and the Nissan Juke are already here. It’s a burgeoning segment, silly in the eyes of many, but useful for automakers who want to cash in on consumers’ desire for fuel efficiency and […]

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In China, ESQ Stands For “Rebadged Nissans With Mega Margins” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/china-esq-stands-rebadged-nissans-mega-margins/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/china-esq-stands-rebadged-nissans-mega-margins/#comments Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:30:01 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=895514 Infiniti is said to be expanding their model lineup in coming years, with a range of new passenger cars and CUVs. But the company is so hungry for a compact crossover, right now, that they aren’t even waiting for the upcoming QX30. Based on the Nismo version of the Nissan Juke, the ESQ will be […]

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Infiniti is said to be expanding their model lineup in coming years, with a range of new passenger cars and CUVs. But the company is so hungry for a compact crossover, right now, that they aren’t even waiting for the upcoming QX30. Based on the Nismo version of the Nissan Juke, the ESQ will be […]

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Infiniti ESQ: Infiniti Gets A Small Crossover, But Only For China http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/infiniti-esq-infiniti-gets-a-small-crossover-but-only-for-china/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/infiniti-esq-infiniti-gets-a-small-crossover-but-only-for-china/#comments Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:41:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=842514 That Infiniti-badged Nissan Juke that seemed so outlandish? It’s coming – but only for China. A Nissan spokesman confirmed to Jalopnik that the Infiniti ESQ, pictured here, is indeed a Chinese-only Infiniti product. Essentially a rebadged Nismo Juke, the ESQ makes next to no attempt to disguise its origins – it’s literally a rebadge job […]

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That Infiniti-badged Nissan Juke that seemed so outlandish? It’s coming – but only for China. A Nissan spokesman confirmed to Jalopnik that the Infiniti ESQ, pictured here, is indeed a Chinese-only Infiniti product. Essentially a rebadged Nismo Juke, the ESQ makes next to no attempt to disguise its origins – it’s literally a rebadge job […]

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Geneva 2014: Nissan Juke http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/geneva-2014-nissan-juke/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/geneva-2014-nissan-juke/#comments Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:15:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=765185 The big news for the Nissan Juke is what you can’t see: according to them, Nissan claims that the cargo area is 40 percent larger on front-wheel drive models, now up to 12.5 feet. World markets also get a new 1.2L turbo 4-cylinder engine. I’m just hoping they’ll finally give us an all-wheel drive 6MT version. I’m glad it’s […]

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The big news for the Nissan Juke is what you can’t see: according to them, Nissan claims that the cargo area is 40 percent larger on front-wheel drive models, now up to 12.5 feet. World markets also get a new 1.2L turbo 4-cylinder engine. I’m just hoping they’ll finally give us an all-wheel drive 6MT version. I’m glad it’s […]

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Remix Review: Nissan Juke SV (Manual Transmission) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/remix-review-nissan-juke-sv-manual-transmission/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/remix-review-nissan-juke-sv-manual-transmission/#comments Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:15:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=650754 Welcome to Remix Review, where we take a review written somewhere else and change it to be about a completely different car. Yes, it sounds odd, but trust me, it’s the best thing that’s ever been done on the Internet. Points will be awarded for being the first reader to guess the original car and […]

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Welcome to Remix Review, where we take a review written somewhere else and change it to be about a completely different car. Yes, it sounds odd, but trust me, it’s the best thing that’s ever been done on the Internet. Points will be awarded for being the first reader to guess the original car and […]

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Track Tested: 2013 Nissan Juke SL FWD Manual Transmission http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/track-tested-2013-nissan-juke-sl-fwd-manual-transmission/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/track-tested-2013-nissan-juke-sl-fwd-manual-transmission/#comments Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:10:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=499316 “I want a car,” I told Derek, “with a manual transmission. To take to Sebring. For the TrackGuys thing.” “I’ll see what I can do,” the man said. And he did. Manual transmission. Turbocharged. Cute-ute. Subcompact cute-ute. Be careful what you wish for, right? It was a fairly ambitious plan: fly to Orlando, drive to […]

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“I want a car,” I told Derek, “with a manual transmission. To take to Sebring. For the TrackGuys thing.” “I’ll see what I can do,” the man said. And he did. Manual transmission. Turbocharged. Cute-ute. Subcompact cute-ute. Be careful what you wish for, right? It was a fairly ambitious plan: fly to Orlando, drive to […]

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Review: 2013 Juke Nismo (Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/review-2013-juke-nismo-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/review-2013-juke-nismo-video/#comments Fri, 14 Jun 2013 23:24:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=491130 Let’s get one thing sorted. The picture above is not, I repeat not, the wasabi-snorting-485-horsepower-3.7-second-to-60 Juke that Nissan has been teasing. Instead, this is the Nismo treated Juke we saw at the Chicago Auto Show in February. If you’re disappointed, or if the unusual confluence of shapes that is the Juke has made you throw […]

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Let’s get one thing sorted. The picture above is not, I repeat not, the wasabi-snorting-485-horsepower-3.7-second-to-60 Juke that Nissan has been teasing. Instead, this is the Nismo treated Juke we saw at the Chicago Auto Show in February. If you’re disappointed, or if the unusual confluence of shapes that is the Juke has made you throw […]

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Small SUVs The Lone Bright Spot In Europe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/small-suvs-the-lone-bright-spot-in-europe/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/small-suvs-the-lone-bright-spot-in-europe/#comments Thu, 07 Mar 2013 12:42:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=480422 An invasive species originating in North America is threatening the native fauna of Europe in a big way. Small crossovers, largely based on B and C segment hatchbacks, are one of the few growth segments in Europe’s ailing auto industry, so much so that they could even help reverse the fortunes of a couple ailing […]

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An invasive species originating in North America is threatening the native fauna of Europe in a big way. Small crossovers, largely based on B and C segment hatchbacks, are one of the few growth segments in Europe’s ailing auto industry, so much so that they could even help reverse the fortunes of a couple ailing […]

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SUV Sales Outpacing Family Cars In The UK http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/suv-sales-outpacing-d-segment-in-the-uk/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/suv-sales-outpacing-d-segment-in-the-uk/#comments Wed, 27 Feb 2013 16:24:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479316 Just as McDonald’s resturants successfully introduced themselves into food-conscious Europe, another American-derived invasive species could be entering and killing off the native fauna. At a briefing for the launch of the Ford Kuga (aka our Escape), Ford’s Alex Gallagher told Just-Auto that SUV sales are far outpacing sales of D-Segment cars, or what we call mid-size […]

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Just as McDonald’s resturants successfully introduced themselves into food-conscious Europe, another American-derived invasive species could be entering and killing off the native fauna. At a briefing for the launch of the Ford Kuga (aka our Escape), Ford’s Alex Gallagher told Just-Auto that SUV sales are far outpacing sales of D-Segment cars, or what we call mid-size […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Nissan Nismo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-nissan-nismo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-nissan-nismo/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:37:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476741    Nissan’s motorsports division doesn’t think it has enough brand awareness in America. To counter this perception, Nissan tossed out a few NISMO (NISsan MOtorsports) models at the Chicago Auto Show. First up we have the Juke NISMO which is Nissan’s oddly shaped small crossover vehicle. The NISMO treatment makes the Juke look even more conspicuous on American roads with shapes and […]

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   Nissan’s motorsports division doesn’t think it has enough brand awareness in America. To counter this perception, Nissan tossed out a few NISMO (NISsan MOtorsports) models at the Chicago Auto Show. First up we have the Juke NISMO which is Nissan’s oddly shaped small crossover vehicle. The NISMO treatment makes the Juke look even more conspicuous on American roads with shapes and […]

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Why Would Nissan Ask Social Media Users For Product Planning Advice? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/why-would-nissan-ask-social-media-users-for-product-planning-advice/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/why-would-nissan-ask-social-media-users-for-product-planning-advice/#comments Wed, 11 Jul 2012 15:56:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=452200 A few years ago, a wave of internet-fueled utopian ideas were supposed to headline yet another “paradigm shift” (or whatever throwaway bullshit term you wish to substitute) as the Web 2.0 revolution made us all more “open” or “social” or “connected”. Then, most of us woke up and realized that this was all a scheme […]

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A few years ago, a wave of internet-fueled utopian ideas were supposed to headline yet another “paradigm shift” (or whatever throwaway bullshit term you wish to substitute) as the Web 2.0 revolution made us all more “open” or “social” or “connected”. Then, most of us woke up and realized that this was all a scheme […]

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Nissan Juke R Said To Cost $600,000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/nissan-juke-r-said-to-cost-600000/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/nissan-juke-r-said-to-cost-600000/#comments Fri, 04 May 2012 17:28:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=442886 Reports are emerging that the Nissan Juke R will cost $600,000 (about $450,000 euro) once Nissan starts selling their steroid-enhanced crossover. The Juke R, which will be available in American and offered on a build-to-order basis, was always known to be expensive. The car requires the cannibalization of both a GT-R and a Juke for […]

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Reports are emerging that the Nissan Juke R will cost $600,000 (about $450,000 euro) once Nissan starts selling their steroid-enhanced crossover. The Juke R, which will be available in American and offered on a build-to-order basis, was always known to be expensive. The car requires the cannibalization of both a GT-R and a Juke for […]

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Nissan Horrifies Automotive Media With Lack Of Juke-R Long-Term Testers http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/nissan-horrifies-automotive-media-with-lack-of-juke-r-long-term-testers/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/nissan-horrifies-automotive-media-with-lack-of-juke-r-long-term-testers/#comments Thu, 03 May 2012 16:14:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=442782 Nissan sent a blow to the automotive press today, with the announcement that none of the upcoming limited production Juke-R crossovers would be allocated for long-term testing. Tom Barnard of Nissan GB made a brief announcement via Twitter stating “Just announced that we’re going to put the Juke R into limited production. No, we won’t […]

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Nissan sent a blow to the automotive press today, with the announcement that none of the upcoming limited production Juke-R crossovers would be allocated for long-term testing. Tom Barnard of Nissan GB made a brief announcement via Twitter stating “Just announced that we’re going to put the Juke R into limited production. No, we won’t […]

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Nissan Juke Design Inspiration Discovered http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/nissan-juke-design-inspiration-discovered/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/nissan-juke-design-inspiration-discovered/#comments Wed, 25 Aug 2010 22:37:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=363845 I happen to like the Juke, in about the same way I like the Datsun F10. Even though the F10 was a CC competitor for the world’s ugliest car, I’m all for anything that makes our streets less boring; bring it on! And the Juke certainly does that. And you can’t deny there’s more than […]

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I happen to like the Juke, in about the same way I like the Datsun F10. Even though the F10 was a CC competitor for the world’s ugliest car, I’m all for anything that makes our streets less boring; bring it on! And the Juke certainly does that. And you can’t deny there’s more than […]

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