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Nissan: Nissan joins a fad of Star Wars Celebration in Orlando

  • Nissan joins army with Lucasfilm Ltd. to move a singular fan knowledge to Star Wars Celebration from Apr 13 to 16
  • Highlights embody “Battle Test: A Nissan 360-degree Virtual Reality Experience,” Death Trooper helmet replica, and keychain giveaway
  • The 2017 Nissan Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition indication – a initial prolongation car ever to embody Star Wars-branded elements – and X-wing-inspired tradition vehicle, on display

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan is bringing a 2017 Nissan Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition car and immersive 360 practical existence knowledge to Star Wars Celebration in Orlando. The automaker’s vaunt honors a ongoing partnership with Lucasfilm Ltd. and a promotional debate in support of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.”

The arrangement during Celebration follows a much-anticipated Blu-ray™ and Digital HD recover of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” on Apr 4.

“We are over vehement that a partnership with Lucasfilm gives us nonetheless another eventuality to denote a fad for creation and a Nissan Rogue – this time during Star Wars Celebration,” pronounced Jeremy Tucker, clamp president, Marketing Communications Media, Nissan North America, Inc. “We are absolved to be a partial of this special-anniversary fan-event as sales for a Nissan Rogue continue to strike record levels, usually like unrestrained for a Star Wars franchise.”

Fans can suffer Nissan’s new “Battle Test: A Nissan 360-Degree Virtual Reality Experience,” during a Nissan stand. The knowledge places fans in a core of a unnatural terrain from “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” where they’ll be means to knowledge a discretionary apartment of Nissan Intelligent Safety Shield® Technologies in an immersive environment. Users will knowledge modernized reserve facilities such as Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection* and pushing aids such as Blind Spot Warning** and Around View® Monitor with Moving Object Detection***. Fans will knowledge a ‘Battle Test: A Nissan 360-Degree Virtual Reality Experience’ on Oculus Rift headsets.

Nissan is also giving divided 1,000 limited-edition Death Trooper keychains to counter visitors any day of a event. In addition, a 2017 Nissan Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition, a first-ever full-size prolongation car to embody Star Wars-branded elements, is a cornerstone of Nissan’s Star Wars Celebration display. Fans also can see an X-wing-inspired 2017 Nissan Rogue, finish with thrusters, blasters, side counterpart Rebel trademark projectors and an astromech droid during a Nissan booth. The disdainful limited-edition Death Trooper helmet reproduction – usually accessible with a squeeze of a 2017 Nissan Rogue: Rogue One Star Wars Limited Edition – will also be onsite.

In further to counter space during a Celebration, Nissan is sponsoring a 501st Legion during a event. This year’s Celebration outlines a 20th anniversary of a 501st Legion, an all-volunteer classification shaped for a demonstrate purpose of bringing together dress enthusiasts underneath a common identity.  

The Nissan arrangement will be located during 3268 of a Orange County Convention Center. The Star Wars Celebration runs Thursday, Apr 13 by Sunday, Apr 16.

About Nissan Rogue
The Nissan Rogue, now a top-seller in a Nissan lineup, was updated for a 2017 indication year with uninformed extraneous and interior treatments, an stretched apartment of accessible Nissan Safety Shield record including Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection*, and a initial ever Rogue Hybrid model. For some-more information on a 2017 Rogue and a finish lineup of Nissan vehicles, greatfully revisit or Nissan.CA.

About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during and, or revisit a U.S. media sites and 

About “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”
From Lucasfilm comes a initial of a Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a organisation of doubtful heroes rope together on a goal to take a skeleton to a Death Star, a Empire’s ultimate arms of destruction. This pivotal eventuality in a Star Wars timeline brings together typical people who select to do unusual things, and in doing so, spin partial of something larger than themselves.

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is destined by Gareth Edwards and stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, with Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker. Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur and Simon Emanuel are producing, with John Knoll and Jason McGatlin portion as executive producers. “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is accessible on Digital and Blu-ray.

* Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection is not a deputy for obliged driving. May not yield warning or braking in certain conditions. Limitations apply. See Owner’s Manual for details.
**Blind Spot Warning: Blind Spot Warning is not a surrogate for correct line change procedures. The complement will not forestall hit with other vehicles or accidents. It might not detect each car or intent around you.
*** AVM with MOD can't totally discharge blind spots and might not detect each object. MOD operates during car speeds next 5 mph. Always check vicinity before relocating vehicle. Not a surrogate for correct subsidy procedures. Always spin to check what is behind we before subsidy up.


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