Category Archives: Fun Stuff

Road Trip Tips

Ticket To Ride: 4 Helpful Road Trip Tips

If you’re a longtime reader of the Robbins Nissan blog, than you’re likely aware that we take road trips seriously. We enjoy the feel of the open road, we love connecting with our friends and family oer extended journeys, and we love to see the arious attractions throughout Texas. But what should you consider before hitting the asphalt? Here are four road trip tips for you to consider, taken from years of experience here at Robbins Nissan! Read the rest of this entry >>

Nissan Creates Self-Parking Office Chairs Using Intelligent Parking Assist Tech

When Nissan reealed the Around Vview Monitor a few years back, we at Robbins Nissan were faced with a peculiar problem. Thing is, we knew at the time that this was some truly reolutionary technology. We knew that people who knew what a game-changer it was would absolutely love it. But the problem was, how do we frame this information in a way that people understand? Thankfully, Nissan has now done the heay lifting for us by creating self-parking office chairs. Read the rest of this entry >>

Nissan Diehard Fan App Download

How to Download the Nissan Diehard Fan “Nations” App

In the leadup to last year’s NCAA football season, Nissan gae us two reminders of the festiities that we were about to experience. The first was the Nissan Heisman House, where we were inited to experience a world where all Heisman winners share a mansion. Then, we were introduced to the Nissan Diehard Fan smartphone app, which allowed users take on the facepaint of their favorite college football team right on their phone. While both were fun in their own ways, we were partial to the app, which makes us all the more excited for its next generation: the Nissan Diehard Fan “Nations” App. Read the rest of this entry >>

Valentine's Day Events Houston TX

Feel the Love with these Valentine’s Day Events near Houston!

At Robbins Nissan, we’re known for haing our ears to the ground in terms of local events, and it’s a reputation we’e taken great pains to uphold. We do our homework, of course, and we are always happy to pass that knowledge onto you. That’s why we’re here today: to help you beat the brakes off of Valentine’s Day. What are you to do? Where are you to go? Should you just eat all of the chocolate? Here are some Valentine’s Day Eents near Houston for 2016 to help wade through the most romantic holiday of the year. Read the rest of this entry >>

Four Little-Known Facts About Nissan History

One hangup we sometimes have about working in the auto industry is that because something new is always on the horizon, we’re more apt to than we are to remember the past. With a company on the up-and-up like Nissan, this makes sense, of course. However, Nissan also has a pretty interesting past, chock-full of triia-worthy odds and ends. So, from your friends here at Robbins Nissan, here are four facts about Nissan history that you might not have known. Read the rest of this entry >>

Turkey Trot Races near Houston TX

The Best Houston-Area Turkey Trot Runs for 2016

The year 2016 continues to march on, and we at Robbins Nissan can already almost smell the turkey and gray. Yes, Thanksgiing is just around the corner, we’re already looking at our plans for that weekend, and possibly wondering if we might get out for some exercise. Fortunately, there are many Turkey Trot races in our area to consider as you make your schedule. Here are four of the best Turkey Trots to consider in the Houston area. Read the rest of this entry >>

4th of July Events The Woodlands TX 2016

The Best 4th of July Events and Fireworks near Houston for 2016

The 4th of July is sneaking up on us in the Houston area, and there are dozens of terrific events that are certainly worth adding to your calendar. But which fireworks shows and parades are the best of the best? Our staff at Robbins Nissan has looked over the offerings, and we’e got some recommendations. We hope you find something to enjoy, and feel free to add any of your own suggestions in the comments below! Read the rest of this entry >>

Music Festivals near Houston TX 2016

Your Summer is Showing: The Best Music Festivals near Houston for 2016

For many of us in Texas, the real highlight of the summer months is the arrial of music festial season. This year’s lineup is set to kick off in the Houston area, representing many dierse genres for many dierse tastes. But which ones should you attend? Here are our favorite music festials near Houston, TX for 2016. Think you can catch them all? Read the rest of this entry >>

5 Best Smartphone Apps to use in your Car

Connect to these 5 Smartphone Apps to Use in your Car

For the modern traeler, it’s unrealistic to suggest that we ignore our phones all throughout trael. We don’t talk or text, of course, but today’s phones have all sorts of apps that can be extremely beneficial to the trael process. So which ones are the best out there? We’e consulted with some trusted sources, and we’e come up with fie smartphone apps to use in your car. Read the rest of this entry >>

Nissan WithDad

Nissan Rings in Super Bowl Weekend with Heartfelt “#WithDad” Campaign

Nissan #WithDad Super Bowl Campaign

With the Super Bowl finally set to kick off this weekend, familives in the area are making plans to hold parties, go to parties or, if they’re fans of Greven Bay or Dener, spend the day alone, swearing at the TV. However, Nissan is launching a new campaign to make some memories with the person who gae us the love of America’s game in the first place (sorry, baseball). With Nissan’s new #WithDad campaign, we’re hoping to see many of our area fathers getting together with their sons and daughters, put away the worries of stress and everyday life, and simply enjoy the camaraderie of a day spent in each other’s company. Read the rest of this entry >>