Getting into bed with the Batman franchise is a surefire way to raise a product's profile. Following Kia
's Batman-inspired Optima, Nissan
has partnered with Warner Bros in creating "The Dark Knight Rises" edition Juke Nismo to showcase the car that will hit showrooms in January and to promote the release of the Batman trilogy's final chapter on DVD. The base of the one-off machine is a stock Juke Nismo, powered by a 200-hp 1.6-liter turbo mated to a six-speed manual, and wearing the Nismo bodykit.