21st Century Car Buying! Free Service Loaners For Life!

SALES: (888) 415-7235
SERVICE: (888) 904-9036
PARTS: (888) 903-8945
BODYSHOP: (888) 897-1728
MAIN: (425) 821-1400
Sales
Jag and Wes were really great. They made the whole...
55
Jag and Wes were really great. They made the whole process of trading in and purchasing my new truck very smooth. Very pleased with it.
Sales
Very good service, very helpful and knows what you need...
55
Very good service, very helpful and knows what you need and try’s to help you in anyway gets everything done for you very good
Sales
JAG has helpes us finding the most suitable car for us....
55
JAG has helpes us finding the most suitable car for us. He is very knowledgeable, professional, honest, realistic, friendly and respectful. He answered all our questions, and asked us questions to understand our need. I love the car we bought and the experience of buying a car was a pleasure with Jag. Thanks so much. We really appreciate your service.
Sales
Jag was excellent. Not pushy and super helpful for my...
55
Jag was excellent. Not pushy and super helpful for my needs. I cannot reccomend him enough. Very happy with my purchase. I would reccomend Jag to all my friends in the film industry.
Sales
Jake was amazing at helping me find a vehicle that met my...
55
Jake was amazing at helping me find a vehicle that met my needs! I would recommend him to anybody looking for any type of car!
Sales
A surprisingly easy buying experience. Our knowledgeable...
55
A surprisingly easy buying experience. Our knowledgeable salesman Allen was very patient with my wife and I. The nice young lady in finance was engaging but not pushy. Insurance was pleasant and a breeze. Yes, I recommend Key West Ford.
Sales
Very happy with the service that we received from...
55
Very happy with the service that we received from everyone! Jag, Kal, Natalie & Jeff were amazing to work with. Would recommend to anyone! Thank you!
Sales
Very bad service! Liars!.Took it for service on Thursday...
15
Very bad service! Liars!. Took it for service on Thursday at 10 am (1hr-2hr) they said they couldn’t have it ready that day, so I had to leave it overnight and it was ready to be picked up at 11am. I had to reschedule many appointments I had already made.! Very rude and unprofessional. Then I had to pay $234 for just inspecting my 2013 Ford Fiesta that has a problem with the transmission and always has had since the first day of purchase, and there even an ongoing lawsuit against Ford for defective transmission in these models. They said it’s not the transmission and it’s they have to undergo more inspections that require more time and it’s gonna cost me more! They ended up making excuses about this problem and I ended up having the same problematic defective and dangerous vehicle. Then they said they have washed it and ready for me to pick up. They didn’t wash it! It was al dirty upon picking up! I have pics to prove. Ford is a horrible company and have many problems with their vehicles. It has caused me great financial loses as well as wage from my employment due to this vehicle, I use my car for work ( I work in it, from it ) it’s my work tool and equipment.
Sales
For the first time in 5,(count them), 5 decades it was a...
55
For the first time in 5,(count them), 5 decades it was a pleasure, as a single senior woman to buy a car. It was a fun, happy experience working with Jake and then Nikki. I felt listened to and cared about. Too bad Covid prevented hugs but hugs to both of them. Even the reception lady and gentleman who transferred my insurance made it an all-round positive experience. Thank you all.
Nissan News
Latest Nissan News For Seattle, Tacoma, And Bellevue Washington
Nissan News

View All Blog Posts

Bookmark and Share
While the allure of electric vehicles exists, many still find one aspect off-putting: the sound... or lack thereof. Aside from the familiarity of conventional motor grunts and growls, there’s also a safety function—a roaring engine alerts pedestrians to an oncoming automobile. Fortunately, Nissan’s forward-thinking brain trust is developing “Canto,” a concept buzz of sorts for future EVs.

Canto is an audible sound that has nuance. While not the typical growl many are accustomed to, it’s nonetheless a more musical, higher-pitched buzz that warns those on-foot and also eliminates the arguably uncanny silence of EVs. You can experience the concept phenomenon via the video below, which was filmed at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show.





Pleasing, isn’t it? Moreover, Canto is intelligent. Depending on what a Nissan platform is doing—slowing down, accelerating, or going in reverse—the system will alter its pitch and tone to reflect the vehicle’s state. Further, the sound will only activate at junctures mandated by the local market and its regulations. This will vary, but by default, it snaps into action when the EV reaches between 20 and 30 KPH.

Swing by our Kirkland Nissan dealership today to learn more about the plans for Canto!