Nissan
Aug 21

Ordonez Appointed Nissan ZEOD RC Test Driver

Lucas Ordóñez, test and development driver of the Nissan ZEOD RC. (Photo: Nissan)

Lucas Ordóñez, test and development driver of the ZEOD RC. (Photo: )

Nissan’s inaugural “gamer-to-racer” Lucas Ordóñez has been appointed as the official test and development driver of the Nissan ZEOD RC program – the unique electric race car that will debut at next year’s 24 Hours.

Launched at Le Mans in June this year, the Nissan ZEOD RC will make its race debut at next year’s 24 Hours event. It will hit the track for the first time next month for testing with Spaniard Ordóñez entrusted with the development duties for the car.

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Jul 20

Infiniti M56 Sedan A Great Choice

Photo Credit: Infiniti USA

Photo Credit: USA

Hard to believe, but ’s upscale Infiniti division is closing on being one quarter of a century old. And from the time it first started selling in the United States in late 1989, Infiniti’s products typically have been a little edgier and sportier than many of its competitors.

That’s still true today.

Infiniti’s flagship sedan for 2013 is the , now in its third year of production. The Infiniti M comes in several distinct flavors: The M37 is a six-cylinder sedan powered by a 330-horsepower, 3.7-liter sedan, while this week’s test car, the , gets the much more powerful 5.6-liter V-8 that produces a full 420 horsepower. There is also am M Hybrid variant based on the M37, and both the M37 and are available with your choice of rear- or all-wheel drive.

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