Nissan Green Program 2016 a Success

With air pollution on the rise, automakers like Nissan feel the responsibility to create new vehicles in a more responsible, efficient way.

In 2011, Nissan announced the Nissan Green Program 2016. The goal was to reduce carbon emissions by 20 percent by this year.

Did they make it?

After implementing the program, Nissan's CO2 fell by 22.6 percent... by 2014. Two years ahead of schedule.

How did they make such sweeping changes in such a short time?

The company utilized NESCO teams, short for Nissan Energy Saving Collaboration, to inspect manufacturing plants in Japan and globally. NESCO…

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The Nissan Sentra Gets Smart About Safety

More than even the most elaborate connective technologies, drivers want safety. No longer is safety measured in seat belts and airbags but how a vehicle responds to an encroaching accident, and drivers, no matter the age, find those vehicles that excel in this preventative safety to be incredibly admirable. The Nissan Sentra is one of those vehicles.

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This New Nissan Truck Works Harder and Smarter: the 2016 Titan XD

 

All-new for the coming year, the Nissan Titan and Cummins diesel-powered Titan XD are set to revolutionize the way that truck drivers work, tow, and haul in Ames, IA.

Not only does the 2016 Nissan Titan XD offer a strongly redesigned frame, chassis, and engine, it has a higher hauling capability than its classic Titan brother. Though the cab and bed are the same between these two models, this new beast boasts completely new parts and equipment otherwise.

If you've been looking for more from your half-ton--or a little less from your gas-guzzling 3/4-ton truck--the Titan XD fills…

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Sophisticated and Aggressive in the 2016 Nissan Altima

Getting inside of a gorgeous vehicle, one that's as classy as it is aggressive, is easy when you shop with our favorite Japanese automaker; the 2016 Nissan Altima sedan is calling and it's hard to resist! With a presence that can't be ignored, an elegant interior with a driver-centric center console, the convenience of Siri Hands-Free texting, remote start and keyless entry features, and even a 270 horsepower engine in the RS trim, you'll wonder how you ever got along with it. See it in action below and believe:

 

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Nissan Titan Concepts Amaze at SEMA

With the 2015 SEMA auto show happening right now, there are a lot of amazing vehicles from automakers all over the world. Our favorite Japanese automaker is in attendance of course and they have three Nissan Titan Concept Trucks on display that will blow your mind.

All three offering something different and progressively more specific, there's the Titan XD, Baja-Style Support Truck, and the Project Triple Nickel. Boasting new accessories, raised and lowered suspensions, and lots of power, these are concepts you definitely want to keep your eye on.

 

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There's a Lot to Love About the Nissan Sentra

The Nissan Sentra has always been a favorite of ours here at Lithia Nissan of Ames. It offers all the style, efficiency and features you could want, and we're not the only ones who think so. Take a look at the video below to find out what the experts at Autotrader think of this vehicle.

It's pretty clear that the Sentra has a lot to offer. Its sophisticated style will turn heads wherever it goes, and its smooth ride will make you want to take it everywhere. With the addition of luxurious features like the available leather trim…

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Why Do We Love the 2016 Nissan Rogue?

The 2016 Nissan Rogue is comfortable, efficient and fun to drive. There are a lot of compact SUVs available for you to choose from, so why should you give the Rogue a second look? In this video, you can see what makes this vehicle a great choice.

When you get behind the wheel of the new Rogue, you can enjoy its smooth, yet exciting drive and its strong fuel economy. That great drive is easy to enjoy from the comfort of the spacious, well-crafted interior. You can enjoy a comfortable ride with your passengers or you can fold down the…

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Win a Weekend Getaway with the Nissan Altima


The summer is winding down, but that doesn't mean that the fun needs to stop.  Make the most of your next weekend with the help of the all-new Nissan Altima.  Take in a football game, head out to your favorite restaurant, or simply hit the open road.  With the Altima, the possibilities for a good time are endless.  If you're ready to win your ultimate weekend getaway, get started by checking out theā€¦

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Nissan Maxima Applauded by Auto Trader



When you're looking for a sedan, and performance and luxury are on the list, but you want something economical too, that's when you turn to Nissan, and a vehicle like the Maxima. Here at Lithia Nissan of Ames, we can show you the many reasons the Maxima is a great choice, but you can also take the opinion of Auto Trader, too.

The website recently put together its review of things it likes…

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Transform your Murano in Ames, IA


The 2015 Nissan Murano is known for its premium space and exceptional versatility.  With so many configuration options and so much cargo room; however, things tend to get a bit messy.  Organize and upgrade your capable crossover with the help of Genuine Nissan Parts and Accessories from Lithia Nissan of Ames.  Store and compartmentalize with ease by utilizing the available cargo net, portable cargo organizer and rear cargo cover.  Check out the video below to…

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