Nissan FAQs

Who made Nissan?

The brand name 'Nissan' first appeared in 1928 as an abbreviated version of the Nihon Sangyo holding corporation's name, but it was not until the mid-1030s that Nissan began to manufacture motor vehicles thanks to several acquisitions. The company's roots can be further traced back to 1914 with the formation of the Kaishinsha Motor Car Works, which later became known for creating the Datsun brand.

How do you remote start a Nissan?

Some of the latest Nissan models come equipped with a remote start feature, allowing you to start the car's engine outside of the vehicle. To do this, simply press the lock button on your key fob followed no more than five seconds later by holding the Engine Start button for two seconds or more.

What accessories are available for the Nissan NV200?

A large and comprehensive range of accessories is available for the Nissan NV200.

These include:

  • Moulded boot liners
  • Car mats of various materials
  • Roof racks

All accessories are purchasable from dealerships and retailers alike.

What is Nissan Good to Go?

The Nissan Good to Go range is a selection of customised and modified vans and logistics vehicles that are ready to buy 'off the shelf' as it were. Good to Go is a quick and easy way to find a tipper, dropside, box vans or fridge vans to suit your needs with minimum fuss.

What engine does the Nissan NV400 have?

The Nissan NV400 comes equipped with a 2.3-litre dCi turbodiesel engine. Whilst this is the only engine type available, the 2.3-litre diesel is available in five different tunings which range between 108bhp and 167bhp.

Where is my nearest Nissan dealer?

The Toomey Nissan dealership is located in Basildon, Essex. The dealership is located at Service House, West Mayne, and is open between 9:00 – 19:00 between Monday and Saturday and 10:00 – 16:00 on Sundays.

Can I get a Nissan car on the Motability scheme?

Yes, in fact Nissan is proud to provide the best-selling Motability vehicle in the UK, the Nissan Qashqai. Buying a Nissan car with Motability will give you access to a new Nissan every three years, inclusive insurance and road tax, accident and breakdown cover and servicing free of charge.

What is the Nissan Intelligent Key?

The Nissan Intelligent Key is an innovative entry and starter system that works by simply keeping the key fob in proximity to the vehicle. Using the Nissan Intelligent Key, you can lock and unlock the door with the push of a button and even start the engine without the need to insert the key.

What size wheels are standard on each grade of the Nissan Juke?

The Nissan Juke comes with various different trim grades, and each has a specific wheel size as standard:

  • The Juke Visia has 16-inch alloy wheels
  • The Acenta boasts 17-inch Sport alloys
  • The DIG-T 190 and Tekna come with uniquely styled, 17-inch Urban alloy wheels
  • The Juke N-Connecta features 18-inch alloys with coloured inserts
  • The Tekna Pulse has 18-inch alloy wheels with black inserts
  • The Envy comes with 18-inch alloy wheels with Tokyo Black inserts
  • The Nismo RS is equipped with 18-inch Nismo specific alloy wheels

What engine variants are available on Qashqai?

The current generation of the Nissan Qashqai comes with a choice of five engines. Available to choose from are three petrol units (the 1.2-litre L turbo I4, the 1.6 L I4 and the 2.0 L MR20DE I4) and two diesel options, the 1.5 L I4 and 1.6 L I4.

What are the CO2 emissions of the Nissan Navara?

According to official figures, the Nissan Navara has CO2 emission figures that start as low as 159g/km. This figure changes depending on the engine and cab style of each vehicle.