Category: Nissan Automobiles

Nissan establishes Particular Committee for Bettering Governance

YOKOHAMA, Japan – The Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. board of administrators in the present day authorised the institution of the Particular Committee for Bettering Governance. The board additionally acknowledged ongoing discussions relating to the nomination for the place of chairman of the board and reaffirmed its ongoing efforts to totally inform its Alliance companions Renault and Mitsubishi Motors Company. 1. Institution of Particular Committee for Bettering Governance On Nov. 22, the board authorised the examine of the creation of a committee to obtain recommendation from an impartial third occasion relating to governance administration and enhanced governance of director compensation. Following that mandate, the three impartial outdoors administrators – Masakazu Toyoda, Keiko Ihara and Jean-Baptiste Duzan – led the examine. As we speak, the board resolved to ascertain the Particular Committee for Bettering Governance, incorporating exterior impartial specialists based mostly on the suggestions of the impartial outdoors administrators. (See attachment for particulars.)....




Nissan e.dams kicks off Formulation E electrical avenue racing problem with spectacular factors haul

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Nissan e.dams has kicked off its ABB FIA Formulation E electrical avenue racing championship marketing campaign with a powerful factors haul because the first-ever Japanese model within the sequence. Nissan debuted as the most recent producer to hitch the championship with Swiss racer Sebastien Buemi and British driver Oliver Rowland ending sixth and seventh respectively within the opening spherical of the sequence – the Advert Diriyah ePrix. The Formulation E championship showcases electrical mobility in main metropolis facilities world wide, and Nissan is utilizing the sequence to exhibit the efficiency facet of Nissan Clever Mobility – the model’s imaginative and prescient for a way automobiles are pushed, powered and built-in into society. After having spent the previous two years making ready for its Formulation E debut, the worldwide EV gross sales chief needed to wait even longer to lastly hit the monitor as we speak after....


Nissan builds on its dedication to Africa

ROSSLYN, South Africa – This yr has been improbable for Nissan in Africa. After recording a number one 32.eight% market share in Ghana, Nissan signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ghanaian authorities to check the way to unlock the complete potential of the nation’s automotive sector. “Nissan is the preferred auto model in Ghana as a result of the standard of our services has received the belief of our prospects,” stated Jim Dando, Nissan Group of Africa head of gross sales and operations. “We need to construct on our management by supporting the federal government to create the surroundings for a profitable automotive manufacturing business within the nation. Constructing automobiles in Ghana will allow us to additional enhance the services we provide to our prospects right here and may have vital, long-term advantages for the financial system by way of jobs and development.” Nissan was the primary mover in....




INFINITI previews future absolutely electrical crossover

HONG KONG – INFINITI will preview a imaginative and prescient for its first absolutely electrical crossover on the North American Worldwide Auto Present (NAIAS) in Detroit in January – revealing a brand new type design language for electrification, infused with Japanese DNA. INFINITI made its international debut 30 years in the past on the NAIAS. The arrival of electrified platforms heralds a recent method to what crossover and sedan platforms appear like, each in and out. With new exterior proportions, electrification additionally presents inside house, enabling spacious and lounge-like interiors, wealthy in welcoming and assistive applied sciences. In January, the corporate introduced INFINITI would electrify its portfolio from 2021 onward, utilizing both e-power (serial hybrid) or pure EV powertrains. “Thirty years in the past, as a 24-year previous designer within the viewers, I noticed the start of INFINITI in particular person and am proud to be a part of the....


Patrol, the primary Nissan manufactured in Europe, celebrates 35 years

BARCELONA – Some automobiles mark a turning level within the historical past of a model. That is undoubtedly the case with the Patrol, the primary Nissan car manufactured in Europe. In 1983, Nissan started making Patrol in Europe at its Zona Franca manufacturing unit in Barcelona, the corporate’s first plant on the continent. In the course of the subsequent 18 years and till 2001, 196,000 models of this emblematic car rolled off the manufacturing line. Patrol opened the way in which to fabricate extra SUVs and pickups on the Zona Franca plant, which continued in 1993 with the Nissan Terrano II. The Barcelona plant produced 375,000 models of this mannequin till Could 2005, giving option to the launch of the Pathfinder and the primary model of the Navara pickup. “The Nissan Patrol is an actual supply of pleasure for Barcelona plant,” stated Genís Alonso, vp at Nissan Motor Ibérica. “The....




INFINITI VC-Turbo named to Wards 10 Finest Engines checklist for 2019

Embed this cinemagraph in your web site A breakthrough in combustion engine design, the two.Zero-liter VC-Turbo engine adjusts its compression ratio to optimize energy and effectivity.   NASHVILLE, Tenn. – INFINITI’s VC-Turbo engine, the world’s first manufacturing variable compression ratio engine, was named to Wards 10 Finest Engines checklist for the 2019 mannequin 12 months. “After we debuted the VC-Turbo within the all-new QX50 earlier this 12 months, we gave drivers an engine that is ready to rework on demand, offering efficiency and effectivity in a single package deal,” mentioned Mike Colleran, vice chairman and managing director, INFINITI Americas. “Since its arrival at retailers, the QX50 has constantly damaged month-to-month gross sales information, and it has turn out to be some of the common fashions in INFINITI showrooms.” Within the 25th 12 months of Wards 10 Finest Engines competitors, the INFINITI VC-Turbo engine was examined towards a spread of latest....


First Nissan International Digital Hub inaugurated in India

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, India – The primary Nissan International Digital Hub at Technopark in Trivandrum was inaugurated on Monday in India. The state-of-the-art facility – situated in Kerala’s IT hub, Technopark in Thiruvananthapuram – would be the first of its type in quite a few software program and knowledge know-how improvement facilities in Asia, Europe North America and Latin America. “Nissan coming to Thiruvananthapuram marks the start of a brand new period for Kerala IT,” mentioned Vijayan. “We’ll do our greatest to make sure Kerala proves to be Nissan’s second dwelling after Japan.” The inauguration occasion was attended by: Honourable Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri Pinarayi Vijayan within the presence of Shri Okay.J. Alphons – Minister of State for Tourism; His Excellency Mr. Kenji Hiramatsu – Japanese Ambassador to India; Shri Shashi Tharoor – MP Thiruvananthapuram; and Mr. Tony Thomas, Chief Data Officer of Nissan. These facilities will drive digital transformation for....




Nissan set to start Components E marketing campaign as first Japanese producer

Embed this cinemagraph in your web site   YOKOHAMA, Japan –The Nissan e.dams staff is about to kick off its electrical avenue racing problem when the ABB FIA Components E championship begins its fifth season of competitors this week. Swiss former collection’ champion Sebastien Buemi and his newly introduced British teammate Oliver Rowland will drive on the two.495-kilometer, 21-turn avenue circuit in Advert Diriyah, close to the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh. This weekend’s race is the primary of 13 to be held in a dozen main cities world wide. As the worldwide chief in electrical automotive gross sales and the primary Japanese carmaker to enter Components E, Nissan will use the championship collection to showcase the efficiency facet of Nissan Clever Mobility. Nissan will compete towards 10 different producers/groups throughout season 5 (2018/2019), which marks main adjustments for Components E. The fifth season will function the all-new “Gen 2”....


Nissan Kicks begins ICC Cricket World Cup tour in India

DELHI, India – Because the official automotive of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Nissan Kicks is carrying the trophy in a tour throughout India till December 26. “Cricket in India is far more than a sport,” mentioned Thomas Kuehl, president, Nissan India Operations. “We take delight in being an integral a part of this sport, which unites the nation. Because the official automotive, new Nissan Kicks makes a debut for our customers within the nation and is proud to drive the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Trophy Tour to hundreds of thousands of followers throughout India.” The India leg of the tour will see the Nissan Kicks take the baton and carry the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy throughout eight main cities ranging from Mumbai and masking Pune, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Delhi/NCR. As a part of the tour, the trophy and Kicks can be on show at....




Concerning violation of Japan Monetary Devices and Change Act involving Nissan

YOKOHAMA, Japan – In the present day, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.’s former Consultant Director and Chairman Carlos Ghosn and former Consultant Director Greg Kelly had been indicted for violating the Japan Monetary Devices and Change Act, specifically making false disclosures in annual securities studies. Nissan, as a authorized entity, was additionally indicted for a similar violation. Nissan takes this example extraordinarily severely. Making false disclosures in annual securities studies enormously harms the integrity of Nissan’s public disclosures within the securities markets, and the corporate expresses its deepest remorse. Nissan will proceed its efforts to strengthen its governance and compliance, together with making correct disclosures of company info.


Nissan publishes profitable entries of youngsters’s ebook contest

YOKOHAMA, Japan (December 10, 2018) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has printed the 2 profitable entries of the 34th Nissan Kids’s Storybook and Image E-book Grand Prix, organized by the Worldwide Institute for Kids’s Literature, Osaka, held final yr. The corporate will donate each books to about three,500 libraries and 800 little one care services close to Nissan workplaces throughout Japan. Nissan is working with BL Publishing Co., Ltd. on the undertaking. Tomoko Shoji’s Buu Buu Mama (“Oink Oink Mama”) took first place within the storybook class. It’s illustrated by Yuko Harada, the winner of Nissan’s 14th Image E-book Grand Prix. Ai Wada’s Koguma no Aarii to Akai-Boushi (“A Bear Cub Named Early and the Crimson Hat”) gained the image ebook class. The winners had been chosen from 2,508 storybook entries and 485 image ebook entries. The competition, open to works written in Japanese, has launched the careers of many....




Crimson-Lined Motoring Journey prepares for Dakar

PERU – With its South African-built T1 Nissan Navaras, Crimson-Lined Motoring Journey is making ready for the grueling 2019 Dakar rally in January in Peru. A contest of extremes, the Dakar is an off-road race that brings collectively main rally raid drivers and adventurers from all over the world. Racing alongside skilled groups, newbie opponents additionally come to expertise one of many world’s biggest adventures on both a motorbike or a quad, or in a automotive or truck. Previously often known as the Paris-Dakar, the race started in 1977 with the motto: “A problem for many who go. A dream for many who keep behind!” Crimson-Lined Motoring Journey is an official advertising and marketing accomplice with Nissan South Africa. The corporate focuses on constructing customized off-road race vehicles and vehicles which are marketed and bought all over the world. The 2019 Dakar Nissan entries are purpose-built T1 Dakar Nissan Navaras....


Relating to recall in Japan of further automobiles on account of nonconformities in remaining car inspection course of

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Dec. 7, 2018) – Since October 2017, after the invention of nonconformities within the remaining car inspection course of (kanken) at vegetation in Japan, Nissan has submitted recall notifications to the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation (MLIT) on Oct. 6 and 25, 2017, and Jan. 12 (an modification to the notification issued on Oct. 6 and 25, 2017) and June 29, 2018. A complete of 1,143,540 affected automobiles have been recalled throughout 42 fashions. Following these actions, Nissan has newly discovered a number of nonconformities which will have precipitated inaccurate go/fail judgments throughout the inspection course of. Nissan will promptly put together for recall procedures in Japan, and notify MLIT of its recall plan as quickly as doable. This recall motion is restricted to Japan. Background and new findings ・In November 2017, Nissan introduced the outcomes of its investigation into nonconformities within the kanken and the....




Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign manufacturing design confirmed

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Dec. 7, 2018) – Nissan has confirmed the manufacturing design of the Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign – the final word expression of the GT-R – and has opened the official order books for the 50-vehicle restricted run. The automotive’s exterior is just about unchanged from the prototype first proven in July on the Goodwood Pageant of Velocity in England. Pricing of the NISMO-tuned 720PS GT-R by Italdesign will begin at 990,000 euros earlier than taxes and choices. Nissan collaborated with Turin, Italy-based Italdesign to create the mannequin, based mostly on the most recent Nissan GT-R NISMO, in commemoration of the 50th anniversaries of the GT-R in 2019 and Italdesign in 2018. Whereas the prototype automobile was completed in a particular grey with gold accents, clients will have the ability to specify their most well-liked coloration combos for the manufacturing model. Additionally they will have the ability to select....


Nissan Egypt celebrates the birthday of the Japanese Emperor

CAIRO, Egypt – Nissan Motor Egypt participated within the annual celebration of the Japanese Emperor’s birthday on the Japanese Ambassador’s residence in Cairo. Worldwide diplomats, ambassadors, traders and VIPs attended the occasion. By taking part in such occasions, Nissan confirms its dedication to the Egyptian market – not solely in producing vehicles, but additionally in participating in societal and cultural affairs. The Emperor’s birthday is a vital occasion that’s celebrated yearly. Nissan technique focuses on growing native manufacturing of its vehicles to attain the very best progress fee in AMI markets, one of the vital vital and rising markets on this planet for Nissan. As Egypt seeks to restructure the economic system and entice traders, Nissan has turn out to be key to the Egyptian automotive business and a sustainable associate for the expansion and growth of the native economic system. This yr, Nissan displayed the brand new accessorized Qashqai,....




Nissan celebrates its motorsports previous and future

OYAMA, Japan – Whereas heavy cloud cowl meant greater than 30,000 followers couldn’t see Mount Fuji in Japan final Sunday, followers did get to see greater than 60 years of Nissan’s unimaginable racing historical past and achieve perception into its thrilling future on the 2018 NISMO Pageant. NISMO’s annual fan appreciation occasion featured an thrilling day of races, demonstration and fan occasions – with vehicles starting from the 1958 Round Australia Trial class-winning Datsun 1000 to Nissan e.dams Method E automotive, which can make its debut within the all-electric street-racing championship in two weeks. Check and reserve driver Mitsunori Takaboshi drove the Method E automotive. The ex-Japanese Method three champion excited native followers by performing donuts on the principle straight earlier than showcasing the facility and agility of the “Gen2” automotive. The demonstration additionally featured Nissan LEAF NISMO street vehicles and the brand new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC electrical race....


Nissan e.dams confirms driver lineup for Components E championship

TOKYO – British racer Oliver Rowland will be part of Sebastien Buemi as the driving force for the Nissan e.dams Components E staff debuting in season 5 of the all-electric avenue racing championship. The lineup was introduced throughout an official staff launch at Nissan Crossing in Tokyo, held on the eve of the 21st annual NISMO Pageant at Japan’s Fuji Worldwide Speedway. The launch occasion additionally featured the debut of the all-new, racing-inspired Nissan LEAF NISMO RC. The Nissan Components E automotive and the LEAF NISMO RC will each be on the observe this weekend at NISMO Pageant, Nissan’s annual fan appreciation occasion. The demonstrations of the 2 all-electric automobiles will present followers the efficiency facet of Nissan Clever Mobility, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how automobiles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. “Components E and the NISMO Pageant are nice alternatives to indicate racing followers and....




Nissan unleashes all-new LEAF NISMO RC electrical race automobile

TOKYO – The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electrical race automobile with greater than double the utmost energy and torque output of its predecessor, was unveiled at present in Tokyo. The disclosing occurred at Nissan Crossing within the metropolis’s Ginza district. The automobile, which was developed by Nissan’s racing arm, NISMO, with its race expertise know-how, will formally debut on Dec. 2 on the annual NISMO Competition at Fuji Worldwide Speedway, showing alongside Nissan’s new Formulation E electrical race automobile. With twin electrical motors, all-wheel drive and an aggressive, restyled physique form, the purpose-built automobile demonstrates how Nissan’s electrical automobile expertise can ship thrilling but quiet, zero-emission energy – a key part of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient. The mannequin is supplied with superior battery expertise and drivetrain elements from the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automobile. “The all-new LEAF NISMO RC reveals how we’re....


Nissan e.dams confirms driver lineup for System E championship

TOKYO – British racer Oliver Rowland will be part of Sebastien Buemi as the motive force for the Nissan e.dams System E group debuting in season 5 of the all-electric avenue racing championship. The lineup was introduced throughout an official group launch at Nissan Crossing in Tokyo, held on the eve of the 21st annual NISMO Pageant at Japan’s Fuji Worldwide Speedway. The launch occasion additionally featured the debut of the all-new, racing-inspired Nissan LEAF NISMO RC. The Nissan System E automobile and the LEAF NISMO RC will each be on the observe this weekend at NISMO Pageant, Nissan’s annual fan appreciation occasion. The demonstrations of the 2 all-electric automobiles will present followers the efficiency aspect of Nissan Clever Mobility, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how automobiles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. “System E and the NISMO Pageant are nice alternatives to point out racing followers....




Nissan unleashes all-new LEAF NISMO RC electrical race automobile

TOKYO – The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electrical race automobile with greater than double the utmost energy and torque output of its predecessor, was unveiled in the present day in Tokyo. The disclosing befell at Nissan Crossing within the metropolis’s Ginza district. The automobile, which was developed by Nissan’s racing arm, NISMO, with its race expertise know-how, will formally debut on Dec. 2 on the annual NISMO Pageant at Fuji Worldwide Speedway, showing alongside Nissan’s new Method E electrical race automobile. With twin electrical motors, all-wheel drive and an aggressive, restyled physique form, the purpose-built automobile demonstrates how Nissan’s electrical automobile expertise can ship thrilling but quiet, zero-emission energy – a key element of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient. The mannequin is provided with superior battery expertise and drivetrain parts from the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automobile. “The all-new LEAF NISMO RC exhibits....


Nissan e.dams confirms driver lineup for Formulation E championship

TOKYO – British racer Oliver Rowland will be part of Sebastien Buemi as the motive force for the Nissan e.dams Formulation E workforce debuting in season 5 of the all-electric road racing championship. The lineup was introduced throughout an official workforce launch at Nissan Crossing in Tokyo, held on the eve of the 21st annual NISMO Pageant at Japan’s Fuji Worldwide Speedway. The launch occasion additionally featured the debut of the all-new, racing-inspired Nissan LEAF NISMO RC. The Nissan Formulation E automobile and the LEAF NISMO RC will each be on the monitor this weekend at NISMO Pageant, Nissan’s annual fan appreciation occasion. The demonstrations of the 2 all-electric autos will present followers the efficiency aspect of Nissan Clever Mobility, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how automobiles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. “Formulation E and the NISMO Pageant are nice alternatives to point out racing followers....




Nissan unleashes all-new LEAF NISMO RC electrical race automotive

TOKYO – The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electrical race automotive with greater than double the utmost energy and torque output of its predecessor, was unveiled right now in Tokyo. The revealing occurred at Nissan Crossing within the metropolis’s Ginza district. The automotive, which was developed by Nissan’s racing arm, NISMO, with its race know-how know-how, will formally debut on Dec. 2 on the annual NISMO Competition at Fuji Worldwide Speedway, showing alongside Nissan’s new System E electrical race automotive. With twin electrical motors, all-wheel drive and an aggressive, restyled physique form, the purpose-built automotive demonstrates how Nissan’s electrical automobile know-how can ship thrilling but quiet, zero-emission energy – a key part of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient. The mannequin is provided with superior battery know-how and drivetrain elements from the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automotive. “The all-new LEAF NISMO RC reveals how we’re....


Nissan e.dams confirms driver lineup for Components E championship

TOKYO – British racer Oliver Rowland will be part of Sebastien Buemi as the driving force for the Nissan e.dams Components E staff debuting in season 5 of the all-electric avenue racing championship. The lineup was introduced throughout an official staff launch at Nissan Crossing in Tokyo, held on the eve of the 21st annual NISMO Competition at Japan’s Fuji Worldwide Speedway. The launch occasion additionally featured the debut of the all-new, racing-inspired Nissan LEAF NISMO RC. The Nissan Components E automotive and the LEAF NISMO RC will each be on the monitor this weekend at NISMO Competition, Nissan’s annual fan appreciation occasion. The demonstrations of the 2 all-electric automobiles will present followers the efficiency aspect of Nissan Clever Mobility, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how vehicles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. “Components E and the NISMO Competition are nice alternatives to indicate racing followers and....




Nissan unleashes all-new LEAF NISMO RC electrical race automobile

TOKYO – The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electrical race automobile with greater than double the utmost energy and torque output of its predecessor, was unveiled at the moment in Tokyo. The disclosing passed off at Nissan Crossing within the metropolis’s Ginza district. The automobile, which was developed by Nissan’s racing arm, NISMO, with its race know-how know-how, will formally debut on Dec. 2 on the annual NISMO Competition at Fuji Worldwide Speedway, showing alongside Nissan’s new Method E electrical race automobile. With twin electrical motors, all-wheel drive and an aggressive, restyled physique form, the purpose-built automobile demonstrates how Nissan’s electrical car know-how can ship thrilling but quiet, zero-emission energy – a key element of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient. The mannequin is provided with superior battery know-how and drivetrain parts from the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automobile. “The all-new LEAF NISMO RC reveals....


Nissan unleashes all-new LEAF NISMO RC electrical race automobile

TOKYO – The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electrical race automobile with greater than double the utmost energy and torque output of its predecessor, was unveiled right this moment in Tokyo. The disclosing befell at Nissan Crossing within the metropolis’s Ginza district. The automobile, which was developed by Nissan’s racing arm, NISMO, with its race expertise know-how, will formally debut on Dec. 2 on the annual NISMO Pageant at Fuji Worldwide Speedway, showing alongside Nissan’s new Formulation E electrical race automobile. With twin electrical motors, all-wheel drive and an aggressive, restyled physique form, the purpose-built automobile demonstrates how Nissan’s electrical car expertise can ship thrilling but quiet, zero-emission energy – a key element of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient. The mannequin is supplied with superior battery expertise and drivetrain parts from the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automobile. “The all-new LEAF NISMO RC exhibits how....




Nissan e.dams confirms driver lineup for Formulation E championship

TOKYO – British racer Oliver Rowland will be a part of Sebastien Buemi as the driving force for the Nissan e.dams Formulation E workforce debuting in season 5 of the all-electric road racing championship. The lineup was introduced throughout an official workforce launch at Nissan Crossing in Tokyo, held on the eve of the 21st annual NISMO Competition at Japan’s Fuji Worldwide Speedway. The launch occasion additionally featured the debut of the all-new, racing-inspired Nissan LEAF NISMO RC. The Nissan Formulation E automotive and the LEAF NISMO RC will each be on the observe this weekend at NISMO Competition, Nissan’s annual fan appreciation occasion. The demonstrations of the 2 all-electric automobiles will present followers the efficiency facet of Nissan Clever Mobility, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how automobiles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. “Formulation E and the NISMO Competition are nice alternatives to indicate racing followers....


Groupe Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi joint message

Paris/Yokohama/Tokyo (Nov. 29, 2018) – Over the previous few days, the Board of Administrators of Groupe Renault, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Company have all – individually and collectively – emphatically reiterated their robust dedication to the Alliance. The Alliance has achieved unparalleled success prior to now twenty years. We stay totally dedicated to the Alliance.




NISMO Heritage Components program provides R33, R34 Skyline GT-R to lineup

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Nov. 29, 2018) – Components for the R33 and R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R will go on sale in Japan because the NISMO Heritage Components program expands its help for homeowners of traditional Nissan efficiency automobiles. Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Nissan Motorsports Worldwide Co., Ltd. and Autech Japan, Inc., introduced the enlargement, which provides to the suite of R32 Nissan Skyline GT-R components at the moment on sale. The announcement comes forward of this weekend’s NISMO Pageant, the place followers can get a primary take a look at a sampling of components on show, together with a full checklist of components out there, on the Omori manufacturing facility sales space. Alternative components for the R33 Nissan Skyline GT-R (left) and the R34 Skyline GT-R will go on sale in Japan as a part of the NISMO Heritage Components program.   The NISMO Heritage Components program, a multicompany joint effort,....


Nissan manufacturing, gross sales and export outcomes for October 2018

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Nov. 29, 2018) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. right this moment introduced manufacturing, gross sales and export figures for October 2018.   1. Manufacturing   Nissan’s world manufacturing in October surpassed year-earlier outcomes for the primary time in 9 months, setting a document for the month of October. Manufacturing in Japan declined from a yr earlier. Manufacturing outdoors Japan surpassed year-earlier outcomes for the primary time in 9 months, setting a document for the month of October. Manufacturing in China surpassed year-earlier outcomes, setting a document for the month of October.   2. Gross sales   World gross sales in October declined from a yr earlier. Gross sales together with minivehicles in Japan surpassed year-earlier outcomes for the third consecutive month. Gross sales outdoors Japan declined from a yr earlier.   three. Exports from Japan   Exports from Japan in October declined from a yr earlier. About Nissan....




Nissan to create electrical automobile ‘ecosystem’

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan has created a imaginative and prescient to make electrical automobiles much more helpful to clients by introducing new handy methods to make the most of their batteries’ potential to retailer and share vitality. Underneath the plan, known as Nissan Vitality, house owners of Nissan’s electrical automobiles will be capable of simply join their vehicles with vitality techniques to cost their batteries, energy properties and companies or feed vitality again to energy grids. The corporate can even develop new methods to reuse electrical automotive batteries. Nissan has already begun packages within the U.S., Japan and Europe aimed toward creating an “ecosystem” round its vary of electrical automobiles, together with the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automotive. Nissan Vitality brings these initiatives collectively as a part of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility technique. “Nissan Vitality will allow our clients to make use of their electrical vehicles for far....


Nissan unveils Nissan Vitality Dwelling

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Nov. 28, 2018) – Nissan immediately unveiled the Nissan Vitality Dwelling, an illustration home that reveals how electrical automobiles will help present energy for a house’s vitality wants. Positioned within the Nissan International Headquarters Gallery in Yokohama, the demonstration home options photo voltaic panels and a Nissan LEAF electrical automobile that gives energy from its battery pack. The Nissan Vitality Dwelling permits visitors to study Nissan Vitality, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for connecting houses, vehicles and energy grids, which was introduced immediately. Nissan Vitality envisions a related world the place new developments in battery utilization and energy technology allow houses and automobiles to raised harness vitality and to energy one another. It is a key side of Nissan Clever Integration – a pillar of Nissan Clever Mobility, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how vehicles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. Nissan Vitality Share –....




Nissan LEAF helps to energy services with new charging expertise

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Think about a expertise that would assist corporations save on their electrical utility prices by merely utilizing power already saved in electrical automobiles (EVs). Working with Fermata Vitality, a vehicle-to-grid techniques firm, Nissan North America is launching a brand new pilot program below the Nissan Vitality Share initiative, which leverages bi‑directional EV charging expertise to partially energy its North American headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee, and its design heart in San Diego, California. Because the identify implies, bi-directional charging expertise means not solely charging the Nissan LEAF, but additionally pulling power saved within the LEAF’s battery pack to partially energy exterior electrical hundreds, resembling buildings and houses. “As the one automobile available on the market using bi-directional charging, the Nissan LEAF proves exceptionally helpful whereas on the street and in addition whereas parked,” mentioned Brian Maragno, director, EV Gross sales and Advertising, Nissan North America. “As a pioneer....


Nissan to create electrical car ‘ecosystem’

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan has created a imaginative and prescient to make electrical automobiles much more helpful to clients by introducing new handy methods to make the most of their batteries’ capacity to retailer and share vitality. Underneath the plan, known as Nissan Power, homeowners of Nissan’s electrical automobiles will be capable of simply join their vehicles with vitality techniques to cost their batteries, energy houses and companies or feed vitality again to energy grids. The corporate can even develop new methods to reuse electrical automobile batteries. Nissan has already begun applications within the U.S., Japan and Europe geared toward creating an “ecosystem” round its vary of electrical automobiles, together with the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automobile. Nissan Power brings these initiatives collectively as a part of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility technique. “Nissan Power will allow our clients to make use of their electrical vehicles for rather more....




Nissan Formulation E automobile headed to NISMO Pageant

OYAMA, Japan – Followers in Japan at this week’s NISMO Pageant will get their first likelihood to see the Nissan e.dams Formulation E automobile dwell for the primary time at Fuji Worldwide Speedway. Followers world wide will get to see the electrical avenue racing machine in motion – your entire day of actions in Japan might be dwell streamed on NISMO.com and NISMO.television on YouTube. The 21st annual fan appreciation occasion on December 2 will characteristic groups and drivers working of a number of the best automobiles in Nissan’s 60 years of world motorsports historical past, in addition to heritage fashions and the newest NISMO highway automobiles. To have a good time Nissan’s six many years of world motorsports participation – beginning with the category victory on the Australian Rally in 1958 – the pageant will characteristic greater than 50 automobiles which have competed globally and in Japan. Rally automobiles....


Nissan Board of Administrators declares selections

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Nov. 22, 2018) – The board of administrators for Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. met at the moment on the firm’s world headquarters in Yokohama. Initially of the session, the board acknowledged the importance of the matter and confirmed that the long-standing Alliance partnership with Renault stays unchanged and that the mission is to reduce the potential affect and confusion on the day-to-day cooperation among the many Alliance companions. After reviewing an in depth report of the inner investigation, the board voted unanimously: 1. To discharge Carlos Ghosn as Chairman of the Board 2. To discharge Carlos Ghosn as Consultant Director three. To discharge Greg Kelly as Consultant Director four. To review the creation of a particular committee to appropriately take recommendation from an impartial third get together relating to the governance administration system and higher governance of director compensation. Additional to the mandate, the three impartial administrators –....




Nissan crew in GT Sport Cup has heartbreaking end in Monaco

MONTE CARLO, Monaco – Nissan’s crew within the FIA licensed GT Sport Producer’s Cup had a heartbreaking end on the Monaco World Finals. The Nissan crew was the red-hot favourite going into the eracing World last, because the three Nissan drivers have been the regional Champions of the FIA GT Sport Nations Cup competitors. Brazilian Igor Fraga gained the Americas area, Ryota Kokubun gained in Asia, and Mikail Hizal took the Europe/Center East/Africa area. The three mixed for a seven-lap endurance race driving the Sony PlayStation model of the Nissan GT-R GT3 across the Nordschleife. Inaugural Nissan GT Academy winner Lucas Ordóñez was on-site in Monaco as an professional commentator on the occasion stay stream. “Nissan had the very best lineup with the regional champions from the three areas, however the guys made a tactical error in qualifying by not pitting for brand spanking new tires and so they began....


Datsun launches GO and GO+ in South Africa

ROSSLYN, SOUTH AFRICA – Datsunis launching the brand new Datsun GO and GO+ fashions in South Africa to supply private mobility and freedom to go-getters searching for a method to realize their desires. Datsun’s success since its reintroduction in 2014 in South Africa proved that there are millions of individuals who want a well-priced, dependable automobile – and now it is time for a brand new Datsun GO and GO+ for the following era of self-starters. “Our new Datsun GO and GO+ symbolize a brand new expertise for shoppers,” mentioned Nissan SA Advertising Director, Kabelo Rabotho. “With its contemporary seems to be, trendy options and superior applied sciences, the brand new Datsun autos are made for progressive, formidable clients with a way of favor.” With deep roots in South Africa as a longtime maker of precisely-engineered, dependable and competitively priced autos, Datsun is now specializing in manufacturing aspirational automobiles. The....




Nissan LEAF wins inexperienced innovation award in Australia

Embed this cinemagraph in your web site   MELBOURNE, Australia – The Nissan LEAF has received its first main Australian automotive award, successful the coveted Drive.com.au Automotive of the 12 months Inexperienced Innovation award. Drive.com.au’s seven professional judges on the Drive Automotive of the 12 months panel acknowledged the LEAF for its talents past being simply an electrical automobile, with the capability for its battery to supply power again into the family grid. “There are important benefits in driving an electrical automobile, however the Nissan LEAF takes these advantages past the driving expertise with the power to economize when it is within the driveway,” mentioned Andrew Maclean, editor in chief of the Drive Community. “The Nissan LEAF-to-Residence operate makes the electrical automobile extra interesting than ever.” With the brand new second-generation Nissan LEAF as a consequence of arrive in Australia in the midst of subsequent yr, Nissan was excited to....


Concerning severe misconduct by Nissan Chairman and one consultant director

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Primarily based on a whistleblower report, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Nissan) has been conducting an inner investigation over the previous a number of months relating to misconduct involving the corporate’s Consultant Director and Chairman Carlos Ghosn and Consultant Director Greg Kelly. The investigation confirmed that over a few years each Ghosn and Kelly have been reporting compensation quantities within the Tokyo Inventory Alternate securities report that have been lower than the precise quantity, as a way to scale back the disclosed quantity of Carlos Ghosn’s compensation. Additionally, with reference to Ghosn, quite a few different vital acts of misconduct have been uncovered, similar to private use of firm property, and Kelly’s deep involvement has additionally been confirmed. Nissan has been offering info to the Japanese Public Prosecutors Workplace and has been totally cooperating with their investigation. We’ll proceed to take action. Because the misconduct uncovered by way....




Nissan Patrol, Navara, TITAN and Terra courageous the Sahara Desert

ER-RACHIDIA, Morocco – The Go Wherever ethos of Nissan’s pickups and SUVs is being put to the take a look at this week because the Nissan Patrol, Navara, TITAN and Terra tackle the rugged terrain of the Sahara Desert. Setting out from Er-Rachidia in japanese Morocco, members of the media are experiencing the genuine capabilities of Nissan’s vans and frame-based SUVs amid the powerful circumstances of the Atlas Mountains, which stretch for greater than 2,500 kilometers throughout the north of Africa. In 2006 and 2007, a freeway that runs by way of Er-Rachidia – a metropolis of about 90,000 folks that sits in a sparsely populated space with few different cities close by – fashioned a part of the Paris-Dakar Rally. Labeled the “gateway to the desert,” this 400-kilometer part of the race was famous for having essentially the most terrain modifications of the race and was infamous for its....


All-new Nissan Altima debuts at Guangzhou Motor Present 2018

GUANGZHOU, China – The all-new Nissan Altima sedan, outfitted with world-first engine know-how and the ProPILOT driver help system, made its China debut at present on the Guangzhou Motor Present 2018. Born from collaboration between Nissan designers in China, Europe, Japan and the U.S., the all-new Altima is a really world automobile and is powered by the world’s first mass-produced variable compression turbo engine. It is also the primary mannequin in China to supply Nissan’s ProPILOT hands-on driver help system. The know-how helps drivers keep centered of their lane, navigate stop-and-go site visitors and keep a set pace and distance to the automobile forward. “The Nissan Altima, by way of a number of generations, has been an distinctive widespread performer all through the world and in China, the place it was referred to as Teana,” mentioned Makoto Uchida, senior vp of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and president of Dongfeng Motor....




Nissan’s e-POWER system wins know-how award

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Nov. 14, 2018) – Nissan’s e-POWER electrified powertrain, obtainable within the Serena minivan, has been named Expertise of the 12 months for 2019 by the Automotive Researchers’ and Journalists’ Convention of Japan (RJC). RJC introduced the award at the moment, following a closing spherical of voting for its annual Automotive of the 12 months awards on Nov. 13. “Nissan created an electrified automobile with wonderful gasoline effectivity at low prices through the use of present in-house merchandise to comprise core parts such because the engine and battery,” the committee stated in a press release. “Taking full benefit of the regenerative brake system, the e-POWER system permits one-pedal operation, easing driver workload and therefore making driving extra pleasant.” The Nissan Serena turned the second mannequin outfitted with e-POWER in February 2018, following the Nissan Word e-POWER, which was launched in Japan in November 2016. The e-POWER system combines an....