There’s a very important day coming up in early July: World UFO Day! Although we may wonder if the “truth is out there,” closer to home there’s exciting new technology making its way into the automotive world. And with that technology comes the development of new Nissan concept cars and tech, all of which are designed to make us rethink our relationship to cars and the road itself. Here’s what Nissan has coming through the pipeline in the coming years.
June 17, 2018. Your dad wakes up to find…well, nothing interesting. That’s because it’s just a typical Sunday morning. Or did you just forget about Dad’s special holiday? If you haven’t already started prepping for Father’s Day this year, let us help you not be a bum. Here are five of the coolest new gadgets you should consider buying for your Father’s Day gift.
No, it’s not a green, leafy vegetable commonly used in Asian cuisine; Nappa is a distinct type of leather that is usually softened and dyed during the “crusting” process. Exquisitely soft and supple, it’s a common material in cars because, well, it feels like heaven and is incredibly resistant to normal wear and tear.
Similarly blissful, Alcantara® is a suede-like microfiber material that has been put inside luxury cars since the 1970s. Made in Italy, the land of exquisite taste, Alcantara is composed of polyester and polyurethane to produce a soft-feeling fabric that is also highly resistant to stains.
But aside from feel, what are the other big differences between Nappa leather and Alcantara when it comes to your vehicle?
Life after college: It’s a wide world full of possibilities, but that possibility-filled world can also feel intimidating for the recent college graduate setting out to start their career. Whether you’re set up to interview at a Fortune 500 company or a mom-and-pop shop down the road from your Red Bank apartment, you’ll want to make the best first impression possible. Here are seven tips to help you stay focused and find success during your job hunt.
Make your job hunt your job.
Now that college is over and there are no more early-morning classes, it might be tempting to snooze your alarm clock permanently. But resist the urge! You may be unemployed, but you still have a job: Finding a job! Continue Reading →
The average American receives $3,000 when they file their taxes, which is a substantial boost in cash to start the year. But spending that tax refund money wisely isn’t always easy, especially for cash-strapped millennials and college graduates subsisting on Ramen and hardboiled eggs. While it’s true that $3k could buy a few years’ worth of packaged cardboard-like noodles, it’s not the smartest decision.
Instead of venturing down the noodle aisle with your 2018 tax return check in hand, put that money into something more substantial and worth your while. Here are five smarter choices. Continue Reading →
Is it a coincidence that February 14th falls on a Wednesday in 2018? Yes, Valentine’s Day this year aligns with your mid-week Hump Day, and to get you into the lovey-dovey spirit, we wanted to give you some ideas for Valentine gifts and dates around Red Bank. So, spritz some eau de toilette, iron your slacks, and plan for a dreamy evening with your special someone.
Best Valentine Gifts for Him & Her
Need something other than an “I Love You” card, bouquet of roses, or a tie clip? Here are a few unique or DIY Valentine’s gifts that might make your “person” weak in the knees.
Homemade Chocolate-Dipped Foods – Don’t just buy overpriced chocolates when you can make them yourself. Here’s a recipe for Chocolate Covered Strawberries that’ll produce an elegant, mood-setting treat this Valentine’s Day.
Tile Mate Key Trackers – Have a spouse that is constantly losing their keys or phone? Gift them a 4-pack of the Tile Mate trackers, and they’ll never again have an excuse to ask, “honey, have you seen my keys?”
The changeover to 2018 is fast approaching, so why not create a New Year’s resolution to keep your car in great shape? According to Bankrate.com, regularly maintaining your car can save you over $8000 in costly repairs and increase the lifespan of your vehicle. If that’s not an incentive to take care of your car, we don’t know what is! Be sure to consider these valuable car care tips as you create your upcoming resolution for the new year.
Nissan is an obvious leader in the eco-friendly, electric vehicle industry. They were the first company to produce a mass-market all-electric vehicle when they offered the first Leaf model in 2010. Since then, they have continued to improve on the original, making the Leaf one of the best electric vehicles in the world with more than 281,000 models sold to date.
The announced release of the new 2018 Nissan Leaf, which is set to go on sale in January 2018 in the US, has excited our staff at Nissan World of Red Bank. While Nissan has been producing the all-electric Leaf models for 7 years, the 2018 version has been redesigned to provide more convenience, better range, improved power, and a more streamlined aerodynamic design. Here’s why we’re so happy to introduce it to our Red Bank Nissan dealership.
Heading off to spend the holiday with family and friends is a time-honored tradition–as is stuffing yourself with your favorite foods. Unfortunately, some food travels better than others. Whether you’re traveling across Red Bank for a Thanksgiving feast or crossing several states to meet your family for the holidays, you want to be sure you’re arriving with food still in its original container, not spread all over the car. Here are some surefire ways to make your Thanksgiving go off without a hitch.
Nissan has an unwavering commitment to innovation—to making your drive smarter and safer, more intuitive and more comfortable. Technological advances are reflected in every Nissan vehicle, from the Sentra to the Rogue and well beyond the newest 2018 models. Whether you’re ready to buy a new Nissan in Red Bank, NJ for the first time or you’ve been a faithful Nissan driver for years, you’ve got to be wondering: what’s next?
When we talk about Nissan technology, we’re not talking about the distant future—we’re talking about here and now (and the very near future). Let’s take a look at what Nissan has cooking.