DETROIT – Rare is the occasion when an invigorating engine and a wonderful car coincide. When you think about it, that should be the norm in the auto business. Instead, it's the exception. It's what makes for memorable automotive experiences. "Memorable" sums up our impression of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd's 3.5L VQ V-6, one of Ward's 10 Best Engines of 2002. For nigh on 9 years, the VQ engine family hasn't failed to peg our collective excitement meter. More than 20,000 miles in six ...

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