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Nissan LEAF PLUS to Join The Nissan Family

 


Nissan has unveiled the Nissan LEAF e+, which further broadens the appeal of the world's best-selling electric car by offering a new powertrain with additional power and range.

The "e+" in the vehicle’s name refers to the increased energy density of the model's 62 kWh battery pack and the higher output of its powertrain. The new powertrain adds to the car's range by approximately 50 percent, with EPA-estimated range of up…

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Be Prepared for the Holiday Travel Season

 


The red and green is all around us, which means that the busy holiday travel season is here. This year, AAA is forecasting that more than one-third of Americans will be traveling for the season, an increase of 4.4 percent over last year. This is the biggest increase in travel since AAA has been tracking the statistic, starting back in 2001. Due to the increased number of those who will be driving this year, it is estimated that travel could increase as much as four times as you would see on a normal day, especially in the busier cities…

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2019 Nissan Maxima

 


The new 2019 Nissan Maxima has debuted and it is impressive. The vehicle features a captivating performance stance, 19-inch diamond-cut wheels, boomerang signature LED lighting framing the enlarged V-motion grille. The new Maxima also offers available Nissan Safety Shield 360, a suite of advanced driver-assist systems that supports the Nissan Intelligent Mobility vision to redefine how cars are driven, powered and integrated into society.

In the 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, Maxima was…

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2019 Nissan Altima

 


This month, we are happy to introduce the all-new 2019 Nissan Altima! The new Altima is bringing fresh style and excitement back to the mid-size sedan category. The all-new Altima sets new standard for Nissan sedan design. It not only offers ProPILOT Assist technology, but two new engines and first available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive in a Nissan sedan in the U.S.

The 2019 Altima's expressive design is lower, longer and wider than the previous generation with a highly balanced, aggressive stance that includes available 19-inch wheels and tires. Moving to the inside, the all-new premium interior features a…

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Fall Service Tips

 


Fall is here and we know you have been putting off taking care of your vehicle. Summer was a busy time of the year, after all. But now that it’s here, you should still take care of your car for the autumn weather. (Yes, even though it’s Florida.)  Here are our top 5 tips for taking care of your car the best way possible for the season:

Wiper Blades: Florida rains are so…

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Differences Between Synthetic, Full, and Conventional Oil Changes

 


The question of what the difference is between Conventional, Full, and Semi-Synthetic Oil is often comes up with our customers. We also hear the question of just what type of oil change is really necessary to get for my vehicle anyway? And cost wise, is that full synthetic really effective?  If you aren’t aware of the differences between synthetic blend oils and full synthetic oil, we can help.

The very first thing you know is that motor oils are not created equal. Typically, a synthetic oil is going to outperform a conventional oil.

Overall, full synthetic oil is far…

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Complimentary Initial Vehicle Diagnosis at Courtesy Nissan of Tampa

 


Oh no! Your dreaded “Check Engine” light just came on in your vehicle! You think, now I’m going to have to pay for diagnostics to be run just to figure out what issues my car’s experiencing.  Well, good news! Now at Courtesy Nissan of Tampa, that’s no longer the case! We invite you to visit our service department and receive a Complimentary Initial Vehicle Diagnosis. (Do keep in mind that the initial/preliminary diagnosis such as fault code read is complimentary. Additional charges may apply for further diagnostic work.)

Our goal js to give you peace of…

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August is National Brake Safety Awareness Month

 


Did you know that August has been designated as National Brake Safety Awareness Month? Courtesy Nissan of Tampa would like to remind you of the importance of making sure you have your brakes inspected on a regular basis. While, tire rotations and oil changes are commonly done, you should also make sure that you have your brakes inspected because that task is often overlooked.

You use your brakes all the time, so it’s normal for them to wear and yes, eventually need to be replaced. There are several factors that affect the way your brakes wear, including your driving…

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Rear Door Alert Technology Becomes Standard on all Four-Door Nissans

 


Looking towards the future, Nissan is making Rear Door Alert technology standard on more models. The purpose? To remind customers to check the back seat and help reduce potential heatstroke incidents.

The concept was originally developed by two mothers who are also engineers. Rear Door Alert reminds owners to check the rear seat upon exiting their vehicle by using a series of distinctive honks as the driver walks away from the vehicle. Nissan is the first automaker to use a honking horn as an alert for this type of feature.

"I'm proud to see Nissan lead the way by…

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Nissan Ties For Most Awards in J.D. Power 2018 Initial Quality Study

 


Hooray!! Nissan has topped three vehicle segments and finished in the top three in two others in the 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS).

The 2018 Nissan Frontier was the top-rated Midsize Pickup for the third consecutive year. In addition, the Nissan Maxima won Large Car honors, taking the second highest score of any vehicle in the study. The popular Nissan Altima took top honors in the Midsize Car segment, taking sixth among all vehicles in the survey and an 18-point improvement from the 2017 study. Another bright spot was the all-new 100-percent electric Nissan LEAF, with a…

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