Nissan blended its box-car design of the late '60s and early '70s with today's cutting-edge innovations to create the IDx NISMO Concept. Measuring a diminutive 1.8 meters wide and featuring carbon fiber panels and a sporty interior, while large wheel arches and aerodynamic spoilers add to its appearance, the IDx NISMO will make its world premier this weekend at this year's Tokyo Motor Show. To heighten its high-performance attributes, Nissan used an eco-friendly 1.6L turbo charged engine with a manual shift mode and synchronized rev control.
The push to make the road safer by limiting – and punishing – distracted drivers reached a new stage when recent studies revealed that distracted driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. We’ve seen similar studies in the past, including experiments done by the TV show Mythbusters and Car and Driver magazine. Read more