introduced to the united states in the 1960s as "Datsun Motor Co." in an attempt to retain the integrity of the Nissan nomenclature in the event that their vehicles were not a sales success in the states. Fortunately they were a huge success, & they changed the Datsun name to Nissan in the USA in 1984.
Pronounced "Nih-san", not "nee-san" as stated elsewhere on this page.
2. Boy I dont know about them rice-burning Nee-sans bubba.
3. Yeah my boy got a 86 Nissan Maxima w/ triple-crhome daytons & a kit... shit is straight off the hook playa, bet.
2. A company; that despite tremendous enthusiasm and support, refuses to release outstanding vehicles such as the Skyline, Silvia, and GTi-R in North America.
I was driving my Nissan 240sx the other day, I saw a MarkIII Supra at a stoplight and he was revving his car. I would have raced him but his car was rusted out pretty bad, I didn't want his chassis to split apart from the launch