Category: Nissan

Revision to full-year monetary outcomes forecasts for fiscal 12 months 2018

Nissan immediately introduced a downward revision to its February 12 forecasts for monetary outcomes for the complete fiscal 12 months ending March 31, 2019. The revision takes into consideration: – further bills arising from the implementation of a guaranty extension marketing campaign masking sure automobiles bought within the U.S. market; – the hostile working atmosphere dealing with the corporate in the course of the fourth quarter, and the affect of current company points on gross sales. Revised forecast for fiscal 12 months 2018 TSE report foundation – China JV fairness basis11 Yen in billions Earlier FY18 Forecast Revised FY18 Forecast Change in forecast Revenues 11,600 11,574 -26(-Zero.2%) Working revenue 450 318 132(-29.three%) Working margin % three.9% 2.7% -1.2 ppt Web earnings2 410 319 91(-22.2%)   On a administration professional forma foundation, which incorporates the proportionate consolidation of outcomes from Nissan’s three way partnership operation in China, the corporate forecasts an....




Nissan e.dams set to impress the “Metropolis of Mild”

PARIS, France – After a strong factors haul in Rome, the Nissan e.dams group heads to Paris this week with its sights set on difficult for victory within the “Metropolis of Mild.” Nissan e.dams took fifth and sixth place in Rome with Swiss former sequence champion Sebastien Buemi main house his British teammate Oliver Rowland. The group scored its first podium within the all-electric road racing championship on the earlier spherical in China, and now Buemi and Rowland need to add their title to the rising listing of Components E race winners in season 5. Remarkably seven totally different drivers and 7 totally different groups have claimed victory this season – highlighting the outstanding competitiveness of the championship. Nissan e.dams has turn out to be a constant performer over the previous two rounds with each Buemi and Rowland scoring factors in every race. Nissan is certainly one of solely two....


Nissan declares senior administration appointments

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. right this moment introduced senior administration appointments, efficient Could 16, 2019. The adjustments, permitted by the Nissan board of administrators right this moment, are based mostly on suggestions from the Particular Committee for Enhancing Governance obtained by the corporate on March 27, and are aimed to enhance and strengthen governance and stabilize operations by strengthening the administration group. Key adjustments Set up a construction that promotes bettering and strengthening of governance. New appointment of a chief working officer and a vice-chief working officer to strengthen each day operations. Add executives overseeing key markets for Nissan’s world operations (Japan, North America and China) to the Govt Committee, the corporate’s highest decision-making physique. Appoint an govt devoted to efficiency restoration efforts, as a precedence of stabilizing operations. Company officer appointments and adjustments to duty “*” denotes new member of the Govt Committee Title New Title....




Nissan to hitch LGBT pleasure celebration in Tokyo

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan will take part in Tokyo Rainbow Pleasure 2019, one in every of Asia’s largest LGBT pleasure celebrations, by internet hosting its personal sales space on the occasion for the primary time. Nissan is stepping up its presence on the annual competition, happening April 28-29 in Tokyo’s Yoyogi Park, after taking part collectively with the British Embassy in Japan for the previous two years. Guests to the Nissan sales space will be capable to be taught concerning the firm’s initiatives to strengthen range and inclusion, key drivers for Nissan’s enterprise competitiveness. At Nissan, it’s a companywide dedication to hunt options by the change of various opinions. By turning variations into strengths, the corporate goals to generate probably the most constructive and artistic concepts potential. Nissan’s initiatives to assist range within the office began with feminine expertise growth and have grown to incorporate race, nationality, tradition, age, gender....


Relating to additional violation of Japan’s Firms Act by former Nissan chairman

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has filed a legal grievance towards former Chairman Carlos Ghosn associated to an aggravated breach of belief beneath the Firms Act. Nissan filed the grievance after figuring out that funds made by Nissan to an abroad automobile gross sales firm by way of a subsidiary had been in reality directed by Ghosn for his private enrichment and weren’t vital from a enterprise standpoint. Such misconduct is totally unacceptable, and Nissan is requesting appropriately strict penalties. Nissan takes this unlucky state of affairs very critically and once more expresses honest remorse for any concern brought about to our valued stakeholders. ### Media contact Nicholas Maxfield +81-(zero)45-523-5552 nissan_japan_communications@mail.nissan.co.jp




2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO strengthens grip on velocity

THE 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO has made its world debut, with race car-inspired upgrades and tuning enhancements that maximize its exhilarating efficiency. The mannequin was showcased alongside the brand new 50th Anniversary Version as Nissan celebrated 50 years of GT-R heritage on the New York Worldwide Auto Present. “The 2020 GT-R NISMO has advanced right into a balanced, but excessive, efficiency automobile,” stated Hiroshi Tamura, chief product specialist for the GT-R. “Pursuing driving pleasure is a very powerful idea behind GT-R, and the brand new NISMO’s efficiency recommend it’s a automobile that belongs on the race observe – however can also be at residence on the open street.” Designed for a professional, constructed for everybody For the 2020 GT-R NISMO, Nissan engineers got down to take race-proven expertise and make it accessible and comfy for drivers of all ability ranges. Automobile management and predictability had been crucial in attaining this;....


Nissan celebrates 50 years of the Z automotive with 2020 370Z

THE 2020 Nissan 370Z 50th Anniversary Version, with a particular racing livery look, has been unveiled to the world in New York – the identical metropolis the place the unique Datsun 240Z made its U.S. debut half a century in the past. Revealed simply earlier than this week’s New York Worldwide Auto Present, the particular version pays homage to the #46 BRE (Brock Racing Enterprises) Datsun 240Z that gained a number of SCCA Nationwide Championships with John Morton behind the wheel. “It’s no secret that the Datsun 240Z began the ball rolling for Japanese sports activities automobiles within the U.S.,” stated Ivan Espinosa, Nissan’s company vice chairman of worldwide product technique and planning. “Virtually as well-known in Z historical past is how Peter Brock’s competition-tuned 240Z modified the American motorsports panorama. After the BRE 240Z debuted in 1970, Nissan/Datsun turned probably the most profitable firms in American motorsports – with....




Nissan appoints Kalyana Sivagnanam as NMGB Managing Director

MOVING again to the to the UK from his earlier function with Nissan as Regional Vice President Gross sales and Advertising and marketing, Africa Center-East and India, Kalyana Sivagnanam has been appointed Managing Director, Nissan Motor GB. He’ll report back to Ken Ramirez, Senior Vice President for Gross sales & Advertising and marketing in Nissan Europe. “I’m delighted to welcome Kalyana to Nissan Motor GB,” stated Mr. Ramirez. “His in depth expertise, each inside Nissan and the broader automotive trade, shall be an amazing asset as we speed up plans to impress our European product vary and quickly evolve our enterprise within the years forward.” “I’d additionally wish to thank Andrew Sellars, NMGB Gross sales Director, for taking up the extra function of interim MD over the past quarter. His valued contribution and assist have enabled a profitable transition for our enterprise as we closed the fiscal yr.” The appointment....


Nissan to donate 100,000 euros for Notre-Dame de Paris restoration efforts

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. will donate 100,000 euros for the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris, which suffered main fireplace injury on April 15. With 20 years of partnership by means of its alliance with Renault, and with Nissan Europe headquarters in suburban Paris, Nissan has developed shut relationships with the Republic of France and its folks. Nissan needs to contribute to the internationally iconic cathedral’s restoration in recognition of and appreciation for Nissan Europe and Renault staff in addition to the folks of France. ###




Relating to April 19, 2019 Nikkei Shimbun article

On April 19, 2019 the Nikkei Shimbun printed a narrative speculating that Nissan had decreased its international manufacturing estimate for the present fiscal 12 months by 15% versus the earlier fiscal 12 months. The main points reported on this story are utterly incorrect, and Nissan has voiced its sturdy objection to the Nikkei. Nissan’s manufacturing plan for the present fiscal 12 months might be disclosed on Could 14, when the corporate declares its monetary outcomes for the earlier fiscal 12 months.


Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Version debuts in New York

NEW YORK – Few automobiles on the planet may be immediately recognized by simply three letters. However to motoring fans in all places, “GT-R” has turn out to be synonymous with pleasure, excessive efficiency and unparalleled refinement. Making its debut on the 2019 New York Worldwide Auto Present, the 2020 Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Version takes the nameplate to a degree that was unimaginable when it was first launched 50 years in the past. To have a good time the half-century of the GT-R, engineers challenged themselves to seek out undiscovered efficiency potential whereas nonetheless ensuring the automobile may be loved by drivers at any degree. “A GT-R is about whole steadiness administration,” stated Hiroshi Tamura, chief product specialist for the GT-R. “It isn’t about chasing an influence figures, however creating a brand new GT-R, the place no side has been missed. That is acceptable to have a good time....




2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO strengthens grip on pace

Embed this cinemagraph in your web site   NEW YORK – The 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO made its world debut at this time, with race car-inspired upgrades and tuning enhancements that maximize its exhilarating efficiency. The mannequin was showcased alongside the brand new 50th Anniversary Version as Nissan celebrated 50 years of GT-R heritage on the New York Worldwide Auto Present. “The 2020 GT-R NISMO has developed right into a balanced, but excessive, efficiency automobile,” stated Hiroshi Tamura, chief product specialist for the GT-R. “Pursuing driving pleasure is a very powerful idea behind GT-R, and the brand new NISMO’s efficiency recommend it’s a automobile that belongs on the race monitor – however can be at residence on the open highway.” Designed for a professional, constructed for everybody For the 2020 GT-R NISMO, Nissan engineers got down to take race-proven expertise and make it accessible and cozy for drivers of all....


Z particular version anniversary fashions: a glance again

NEW YORK – When the unique Datsun Z debuted in 1969, it was a revelation for the automotive world. An reasonably priced, dependable sports activities automobile with fashion and luxury that could possibly be used for day by day driving was unparalleled on the time. With a base value of US$three,626, the Z – generally known as the Datsun 240Z in North America – was a sports activities automobile that was accessible to anybody. In brief time, prospects around the globe have been having fun with their newfound freedom to discover their favourite winding roads in fashion. Gross sales jumped to greater than 40,000 globally in 1970. A legacy was born with the first-generation Z, whose worth, fashion and efficiency has continued to drive improvements in engineering and pleasure, maintaining the Z a section chief for many years. Over the following 5 a long time, Nissan launched a number of....




Nissan celebrates 50 years of the Z automobile with 2020 370Z

NEW YORK – The 2020 Nissan 370Z 50th Anniversary Version, with a particular racing livery look, was unveiled to the world in the present day in New York – the identical metropolis the place the unique Datsun 240Z made its U.S. debut half a century in the past. Revealed simply earlier than this week’s New York Worldwide Auto Present, the particular version pays homage to the #46 BRE (Brock Racing Enterprises) Datsun 240Z that gained a number of SCCA Nationwide Championships with John Morton behind the wheel. “It is no secret that the Datsun 240Z began the ball rolling for Japanese sports activities automobiles within the U.S.,” mentioned Ivan Espinosa, Nissan’s company vp of worldwide product technique and planning. “Virtually as well-known in Z historical past is how Peter Brock’s competition-tuned 240Z modified the American motorsports panorama. After the BRE 240Z debuted in 1970, Nissan/Datsun grew to become one of....


INFINITI Qs Inspiration previews a future electrified INFINITI mannequin

Embed this cinemagraph in your web site   HONG KONG – The INFINITI Qs Inspiration is a sports activities sedan idea developed for the electrified period. Revealed for the primary time as we speak at Auto Shanghai 2019, it provides a brand new perspective on sports activities sedans with an elevated driving place and high-performance electrified all-wheel drive energy. Representing INFINITI’s need to problem custom, the Qs Inspiration previews a forthcoming manufacturing mannequin and hints on the firm’s electrified future, through which the model will provide electrical and e-POWER powertrains throughout its lineup. The idea’s versatile structure has been developed to accommodate high-performance electrified powertrains. It has additionally enabled INFINITI’s designers to reinterpret conventional “three-box” sedan design, with new exterior proportions and a spacious, lounge-like inside. With its creation led by a staff of designers working beneath Karim Habib, govt design director for INFINITI, the Qs Inspiration Idea confirms INFINITI’s....




All-new Nissan Sylphy unveiled at Auto Shanghai 2019

SHANGHAI – The all-new Nissan Sylphy was unveiled as we speak on the 2019 Shanghai Motor Present, sporting a brand new look and that includes the most recent Nissan Clever Mobility applied sciences to offer drivers elevated connectivity, consolation and confidence. With a brand new and extra fuel-efficient powertrain, a wider stance, a decrease heart of gravity, improved aerodynamics and a roomy, luxurious inside, the brand new Sylphy delivers even higher efficiency and an enhanced driving expertise. Seamless connectivity options and a full suite of energetic security applied sciences present assist for drivers. “The all-new Nissan Sylphy represents the total touchdown of Nissan Clever Mobility in China,” mentioned Daniele Schillaci, government vp of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. “With an much more trendy design and superior connectivity and security applied sciences, the all-new Nissan Sylphy offers clients a complete new stage of confidence and pleasure, befitting of a number one household....


All-new Sylphy, all-new design: Nissan program design director Shinichiro Irie

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Shinichiro Irie is a program design director on the Nissan International Design Middle. Irie talked in regards to the design of the brand new Sylphy.   Q1: What are essentially the most notable options of the brand new Sylphy’s design?Irie: We designed the brand new Sylphy to speak the concepts of “vigor and confidence” and “lean and dynamic.” We expressed these by larger-diameter tires and a low heart of gravity, together with a large, agency stance. We additionally use widespread Nissan design language extensively. The brand new grille, which made its China debut on the Nissan Altima on the 2018 Guangzhou Motor Present, presents a extra dynamic and strong V-motion by connecting the road from the underside of the bumper to the hood. This automobile additionally has signature boomerang-shaped lamps in the back and front, which distinguish it as a Nissan automotive at first look. The acquainted....




Nissan e.dams kicks off European races with Rome factors haul

ROME, Italy – Nissan has begun the European leg of the all-electric ABB FIA System E road racing championship in Italy with a robust factors haul in Rome for Sebastien Buemi and Oliver Rowland. Swiss racer Buemi crossed the end line in fifth place with Rowland simply behind in sixth as Nissan scored factors with each drivers for the second race in a row. Nissan e.dams can also be considered one of solely two groups to have each vehicles end within the high ten immediately. System E is being utilized by Nissan to display the ability and efficiency of its electrical automobile expertise – a key a part of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient. With the Nissan LEAF taking the crown as Europe’s best-selling electrical automobile in 2018 – Nissan Italy interacted with native followers immediately on the Rome E-Prix with the debut of the Nissan System....


The Alliance establishes Joint Innovation Hub in China to speed up know-how growth for brand spanking new mobility

  Renault and Nissan have established a brand new Analysis & Growth hub in China, complementing their joint innovation labs in Silicon Valley, USA and Tel Aviv, Israel The brand new lab in Shanghai is concentrated on growing know-how for autonomous drive, related and electrical autos The power will allow the businesses to leverage open innovation alternatives with Chinese language start-ups and different companions Applied sciences developed in Shanghai might be leveraged globally by Renault and Nissan   Renault and Nissan, the French and Japanese automotive alliance companions, at present introduced the institution of a brand new analysis and growth three way partnership in Shanghai, China, the Alliance Automotive Analysis and Growth (Shanghai), Ltd., which might be known as Alliance Innovation Lab Shanghai (AIL-SH). Renault and Nissan every maintain 50% of this new entity which is able to conduct analysis and growth specializing in autonomous drive, related autos and electrical....




March Supplier Model Ambassadors Introduced

THE three winners of March’s Supplier Ambassador of the Month honours have been named. The month-to-month award, which is open to all workers within the Nissan retail community, recognises a person’s excellent dedication to clients and colleagues. It’s designed to have fun greatest apply and distinctive particular person efficiency, and in March noticed Matthew Heels of Arbury Bromsgrove, Luke Smith of Lookers Newcastle and Andros Odysseos of Glyn Hopkin North London profitable reward from NMGB administrators and 350 N-GAGE factors every. Gross sales Guide Matthew Heels was nominated by Arbury’s Supplier Principal, Ben Archer, for his customer-focused perspective. Ben mentioned: Matthew handled one among our present clients who was trying to change the household automobile (Nissan Qashqai) to one thing smaller after her companion handed away. It wasn’t one thing that the client felt any pleasure about doing, however Matthew remained delicate and informative all through the entire course of.....


Gearing up for the longer term – Pupil brilliant spark wins Noble EV scholarship award

JOSHUA Middleton (18)  – a pupil at Edinburgh School – is steering his automotive engineering profession in a brand new path after being awarded the Edinburgh School Growth Belief’s electrical automobile (EV) scholarship, funded by long-established Midlothian-based Nissan supplier, Alex F Noble & Son. Joshua has been chosen to finish a scholarship designed to make sure he’ll depart faculty geared up with a better depth of information in EV know-how, permitting him to grow to be an completed automotive skilled who can help the motor trade with future sustainable transportation developments. Joshua is presently finding out in the direction of his IMI Stage 1 Transport Upkeep (Mild Car) certificates on the School’s Midlothian Campus and felt that making use of for the EV scholarship would help his aim of constructing a lifelong profession within the automotive trade. The EV scholarship is managed by the Edinburgh School Growth Belief – the....




Backseat battles: youngsters driving their dad and mom to distraction – and hazard on the roads, Nissan reveals

MORE than six in 10 European dad and mom (63%) admit they wrestle to completely consider the highway when their kids are misbehaving within the automotive. However much more worrying is that almost one in three adults (29%) reveal they know they’re much less protected behind the wheel consequently, in response to new analysis carried out by Nissan. Dad and mom say the extent of distraction means they’ve taken their eyes off the highway and their arms off the steering wheel. Additionally they say they’ve run by means of crimson visitors lights, forgotten to point, braked out of the blue, swerved into the following lane, and even been compelled to cease the automotive utterly. Consequently, dad and mom are more and more turning to in-car know-how within the quest to maintain the entire household protected on the highway. The analysis highlighted that avoiding distractions is likely one of the largest....


INFINITI Qs Inspiration – a sports activities sedan for the electrified period

HONG KONG – INFINITI has revealed the primary picture of the Qs Inspiration, a sports activities sedan idea for the electrified period. Set for its international debut at subsequent week’s Auto Shanghai 2019, the Qs Inspiration provides a brand new perspective on the design and format of the sports activities sedan, with an elevated driving place and high-performance electrified all-wheel drive (e-AWD) energy. Representing INFINITI’s need to problem custom, the Qs Inspiration previews a forthcoming INFINITI manufacturing mannequin and hints on the firm’s electrified future, through which the model will provide electrical and e-POWER powertrains. The idea’s all-new versatile structure has been developed particularly to accommodate high-performance electrified powertrains, and allows a reinterpretation of conventional ‘three-box’ sedan design. INFINITI designers and engineers have been capable of adapt the mechanical format and bodily proportions of the automotive, participating drivers and holding them linked to the highway, whereas offering a way of....




Nissan LEAF earns J.D. Energy award for highest-rated car redesign

First Engineering awards from J.D. Energy introduced at SAE World Congress in Detroit DETROIT – J.D. Energy acknowledged the 2018 Nissan LEAF as the very best rated redesign for its inaugural J.D. Energy Engineering Awards, introduced on the Society of Automotive Engineers 2019 WCX World Congress Expertise. “This award is a credit score to a whole bunch of Nissan technical professionals right here within the U.S., in addition to in Japan,” mentioned Chris Reed, senior vice chairman of engineering at Nissan North America. “Any car redesign requires a large quantity of coordination throughout many practical groups, and I’m very pleased with the superb car this effort produced which has been acknowledged by J.D. Energy.” The J.D. Energy Engineering Awards have been introduced on the annual SAE Awards Ceremony held at Cobo Middle in Detroit on Tuesday, April 9. “Whereas J.D. Energy has develop into recognized for benchmarking high quality in....


Nissan to provide award-winning Navara pickup in South Africa

Main funding in plant, gear and coaching Rosslyn facility to broaden position as LCV export hub for Navara, NP200 and NP300 Vital job creation at plant and provide chain Full vary of Navara fashions to be produced on new, versatile manufacturing line Reference picture:Nissan Navara 2018 mannequin yr   PRETORIA, South Africa – Nissan has introduced a R3 billion funding in its facility in Rosslyn, Pretoria to organize the plant for manufacturing of the subsequent era Nissan Navara pickup. The transfer expands the position of the plant as a Mild Business Car manufacturing hub for Nissan. The Navara will be a part of the favored NP200 and NP300 fashions, that are already constructed at Rosslyn and offered within the home market, in addition to as much as 45 pan-African international locations. Manufacturing is anticipated to start out in 2020 and can create round 1,200 new jobs instantly on the facility....




Nissan e.dams kicks off European System E schedule

ROME, Italy – After scoring its first podium in China, the Nissan e.dams staff will kick off the primary of 5 System E races in Europe this weekend. The Rome E-Prix on April 13 shall be adopted by occasions in Paris; Monte Carlo, Monaco; Berlin; and Bern, Switzerland. The championship will conclude in New York in July. Oliver Rowland scored Nissan’s second System E pole and first podium with a second place within the final race, held in Sanya, China. He and teammate Sebastien Buemi will start the European leg of the all-electric avenue racing championship this Saturday on the 2.84-kilometer, 21-turn Circuito Cittadino dell’EUR – one of many longest circuits on the System E calendar. Nissan is the one model to have scored two pole positions thus far within the extremely aggressive season 5 of System E. The season has thus far featured six completely different pole sitters, and....


Nissan holds extraordinary shareholders assembly

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. held its Extraordinary Basic Assembly of Shareholders at this time on the Grand Prince Lodge New Takanawa in Tokyo. The assembly was attended by four,119 shareholders and ran for two hours and 57 minutes. On the assembly, shareholders authorized all of the resolutions: Merchandise 1: Discharge of director Carlos Ghosn Merchandise 2: Discharge of director Greg Kelly Merchandise three: Appointment of Jean-Dominique Senard as director, on the situation that Merchandise 1 is authorized Nissan sees constructing the very best company governance construction as an pressing process and is engaged on swift implementation of a 3 statutory-committee format (nomination, compensation and audit). As well as, Nissan is working with Alliance companions Renault and Mitsubishi Motors to stabilize the Alliance, and thru proactive leveraging of Alliance advantages, additional stabilize the corporate’s operations. Reference materials: Convocation letter for Extraordinary Basic Assembly of Shareholders (14/03/2019) # #....




Three shocking information about electrical automobile possession

BANGKOK – Electrical automobiles (EV) aren’t only for early adopters anymore. With greater than one-third of Southeast Asian customers contemplating EVs for his or her subsequent automobile buy*, the demand from folks in Asia and Oceania to find out about EV possession is growing. To assist, the fourth video of Nissan’s EV Training Collection addresses three information to elucidate the simplicity and benefits of EV possession: Battery-powered automobiles scale back spending on gas and upkeep EVs have the identical area as commonplace automobiles and might speed up like one too Homeowners of EVs are driving sustainably into the longer term Tim Jarvis, Australian explorer and environmental scientist, and Naya Ehrlich-Adam, founding father of sustainable meals enterprise Broccoli Revolution in Thailand, staff as much as bust a number of the frequent myths round proudly owning electrical automobiles.  By way of their first-hand expertise of the world’s best-selling EV – the Nissan....


Anglian Water goes electrical with e-NV200

ANGLIAN Water has launched 10 new Nissan e-NV200 electrical vans to its fleet as a part of a technique to cut back fleet emissions. The brand new Nissan e-NV200s can be used for Anglian Water staff who conduct extra localised visits. The corporate has put in electrical charging stations throughout a variety of its websites to facilitate recharging. Anglian Water say the brand new vans will present a possibility for the corporate to chop its vitality utilization and change into much more environment friendly. Stewart Lightbody, head of fleet Companies at Anglian Water, stated: “Lowering each fleet emissions and our carbon footprint are key for us. We had been one of many first firms to enroll to the Clear Van Dedication which has been created by World Motion Plan, to hurry up the change to zero emissions vans. Our first 10 vans are one other key step ahead in the....




Nissan gives South African faculty with sustainable power system to spice up resilience

NISSAN has introduced its assist of a South African boarding faculty close to Pretoria with the set up of a sustainable power system leveraging the ability of Nissan Clever Mobility know-how. As a part of its dedication to furthering the UN’s Sustainable Growth Objectives, Nissan has been working with Filadelfia College to enhance its entry to dependable electrical energy and improve its use of renewable power. Whereas the nationwide grid gives power entry to 85% of the inhabitants, capability and connection constraints in South Africa imply the varsity frequently experiences unscheduled power “blackouts”. As a boarding faculty attended solely by over 400 disabled college students aged between 14-21, Filadelfia College is especially delicate to such disruptive occasions. Utilizing a mixture of second-life batteries from Nissan LEAF autos and photo voltaic panels, the varsity now has a sustainable power system that helps mitigate the influence of electrical energy shortages on the....


Nissan appoints David Moss as Senior Vice President for Analysis and Improvement in Europe

NISSAN has introduced that David Moss has been appointed Senior Vice President, Analysis and Improvement (R&D) in Europe. Spanning analysis, improvement and engineering operations for Nissan in Europe, David will play an important function in main the journey to zero emissions within the area, with a collection of electrified choices set to make up virtually half of Nissan fashions offered inside the subsequent three years. In his new place, David will put together the enterprise for the subsequent technology of Nissan Clever Mobility applied sciences for future fashions. As a part of Nissan’s built-in world R&D community, David’s group will work to supply localised automobiles to satisfy the precise calls for and wishes of European prospects. David mentioned: “I’m delighted to be taking the helm of Nissan’s R&D operation in Europe to additional the industry-leading work that’s been happening on this area for a few years. As we proceed to....




Nissan strikes China design heart to Shanghai

SHANGHAI – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. at the moment introduced the relocation of its China design heart, one among 5 international hubs charged with designing the corporate’s autos, to Shanghai. Nissan Design China, beforehand based mostly in Beijing, will proceed its give attention to creating merchandise for international clients together with these in China, the world’s largest automotive market. The middle will probably be a necessary hub for utilizing design to higher join folks and communities with merchandise and applied sciences which can be making mobility safer, extra sustainable, extra thrilling and extra related. Nissan has operated a design workplace in Shanghai since 2005. Nissan Design China opened in 2011 in Beijing and was expanded in 2013. The middle now has about 50 inventive employees at its new dwelling in Shanghai and plans to extend the quantity to 80 by 2020. “Shanghai’s embrace of cultural variety attracts inventive expertise from....


INFINITI to disclose Qs Inspiration at Auto Shanghai 2019

HONG KONG – INFINITI will reveal a brand new sports activities sedan idea, based mostly on an all-new versatile structure developed particularly to accommodate electrified powertrains, at Auto Shanghai 2019. The idea gives a brand new perspective on the sports activities sedan format for the approaching period of electrification, and previews a forthcoming INFINITI manufacturing mannequin. Drawing on INFINITI’s DNA, the Qs Inspiration confirms INFINITI’s new type language for its future electrified automobiles impressed by the artwork and trendy structure of Japan. Inside, the minimalist cabin combines placing artistry and craftsmanship and options two distinct zones: a clutter-free cockpit designed to have interaction the motive force, and a relaxed passenger zone that profit from the beneficiant inside house. INFINITI revealed the technology-laden Q45 sedan in 1989 with groundbreaking design, engine and buyer expertise. Thirty years ahead, the model is delivering one other groundbreaking sedan. “Electrification creates a spread of latest....




Nissan supplies South African college with sustainable power

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Nissan is supporting a South African boarding college close to Pretoria by putting in a sustainable power system that leverages the facility of Nissan Clever Mobility. As a part of its dedication to furthering the UN’s Sustainable Growth Targets, Nissan has been working with Filadelfia College to enhance its entry to dependable electrical energy and improve use of renewable power. Whereas the nationwide grid supplies power entry to 85% of the inhabitants, capability and connection constraints in South Africa imply the college commonly experiences unscheduled power blackouts. As a boarding college attended completely by over 400 disabled college students aged between 14-21, Filadelfia College is especially delicate to such disruptive occasions. Utilizing a mix of second-life batteries from Nissan LEAF automobiles and photo voltaic panels, the college now has a sustainable power system that helps mitigate the affect of electrical energy shortages on the college neighborhood.....


Are you the subsequent INFINITI Engineering Academy winner?

HONG KONG – INFINITI has introduced the launch of the 2019 version of the famend INFINITI Engineering Academy, its world seek for the highest engineering recruits on this planet. The 2019 version marks the sixth consecutive yr of the Academy, which is able to give seven world engineering college students the chance to work with INFINITI and Renault F1® Staff on a singular 12-month paid placement. Since 2014, the INFINITI Engineering Academy has supplied a singular leaping stone for extremely motivated engineering college students to enter the automotive and motorsport world. Since then, 50 p.c of all winners accelerated their careers by securing full-time roles at both INFINITI or in F1® following their placement. With some former winners nonetheless ending their research, this share is about to extend in 2019, as the choice course of for brand new engineers will get underway. This success is feasible due to the Alliance,....




All-new Nissan sedan to make world premiere at 2019 Shanghai Motor Present

The Nissan IMs idea automotive (left) and IMQ idea crossover will likely be on show on the 2019 Shanghai Motor Present. SHANGHAI – Nissan will unveil an all-new sedan and show two electrified idea autos at this 12 months’s Shanghai Worldwide Car Exhibition, exhibiting guests how the corporate’s applied sciences and design are altering the way forward for mobility. The all-new sedan options Nissan’s newest distinctive design cues and affords an array of applied sciences that embody Nissan Clever Mobility, the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how vehicles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. First unveiled in January on the 2019 North American Worldwide Auto Present, the IMs defines a brand new car section – the elevated sports activities sedan. The car’s design takes benefit of its 100% electrical powertrain, with the battery situated below the physique. Together with an prolonged wheelbase, this ends in an elevated, spacious....


Nissan accelerates company governance enhancements

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.’s board of administrators determined right now to speed up the corporate’s transition to a 3 statutory-committee format. The format is without doubt one of the suggestions of the Particular Committee for Enhancing Governance delivered on March 27. Nissan sees constructing the absolute best company governance construction as an pressing activity and is engaged on swift implementation of a brand new group. The corporate is now making ready an inside system to allow transition by the tip of June, in expectation of receiving shareholder approval on the scheduled Annual Basic Assembly of Shareholders. To this finish, the board right now authorized the Provisional Nomination and Compensation Advisory Council to offer recommendation to the board of administrators. The council will choose director candidates for proposal to shareholders in June and advise the board concerning director compensation. Impartial exterior director Keiko Ihara chairs the council, which....




Nissan completes sale of battery enterprise to Envision Group

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has accomplished the beforehand introduced sale of its electrical battery operations and manufacturing amenities to Envision Group, a world-leading digital power firm. Marking the completion of the transaction, Nissan’s Chief Aggressive Officer Yasuhiro Yamauchi stated: “The brand new firm has the chance to develop as a battery firm with elevated competitiveness underneath Envision. Nissan will proceed to work with the brand new firm as an essential provider as we focus our power on creating and producing market-leading electrical autos.” The brand new battery firm is scheduled to begin operations on April 1, 2019. Reference: Nissan to Promote Electrical Battery Enterprise to Envision Group(2018/08/03 announcement)   Contact Koji Okuda or Nicholas Maxfield +81-(zero)45-523-5552 nissan_japan_communications@mail.nissan.co.jp For extra details about our merchandise, companies and dedication to sustainable mobility, go to nissan-global.com. You can too observe us on Fb, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn and see all our....


Nissan LEAF ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour visits Manchester

MANCHESTER was the venue for this week’s cease on Nissan’s all-electric 100-day tour to mark its sponsorship of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, backed by the model’s vendor community. This week, the Trophy was on show within the Manchester metropolis centre Arndale Centre on March 27. The LEAF shall be transporting the Trophy throughout England and Wales at a number of stops throughout the nation together with neighborhood centres, faculties and even iconic British landmarks similar to Stonehenge. Discover out extra right here. Through the Tour, cricket followers shall be given the chance to win tickets to seven of the event’s key fixtures, with 5 pairs of tickets being given away at every of the important thing venues. “The ICC Cricket World Cup is the best accomplice for the 100% electrical Nissan LEAF,” stated Nic Verneuil, Nissan MotorsGB advertising and marketing director. “The LEAF appeals to free-thinking clients drawn....




Nissan Metropolis Hub makes its worldwide debut in France: a brand new industrial imaginative and prescient to revolutionise tomorrow’s mobility and buyer expertise

NISSAN has unveiled its first Nissan Metropolis Hub, a revolutionary new strategy with the convergence between e-commerce and an idea retailer that’s making its grand debut a stone’s throw from Paris in Vélizy 2, a bustling buying centre. The Nissan Metropolis Hub shall be absolutely devoted to an unique and immersive expertise that places customers on the coronary heart of Nissan’s imaginative and prescient for tomorrow’s mobility. “Nissan Metropolis Hub will put individuals on the coronary heart of our imaginative and prescient for tomorrow’s retail… all whereas they’re going about their regular buying,” stated Leon Dorssers, Company Vice President of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., World Gross sales and Retail. “Right now’s unveiling marks a brand new step ahead in our international industrial technique, utilizing e-commerce and new mobility applied sciences to reinforce the client expertise each on-line and offline.” Ken Ramirez, Senior Vice President Gross sales & Advertising, Nissan Europe,....


Nissan Metropolis Hub makes its worldwide debut in France

PARIS – Nissan unveiled immediately its first Nissan Metropolis Hub – a revolutionary new convergence between e-commerce and an idea retailer – that’s making its grand debut a stone’s throw from Paris in Vélizy 2, a bustling purchasing heart. The Nissan Metropolis Hub will probably be absolutely devoted to an unique and immersive expertise that places customers on the coronary heart of Nissan’s imaginative and prescient for tomorrow’s mobility. “Nissan Metropolis Hub will put individuals on the coronary heart of our imaginative and prescient for tomorrow’s retail, all whereas they’re going about their regular purchasing,” stated Leon Dorssers, company vice chairman of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., International Gross sales and Retail. “Right this moment’s unveiling marks a brand new step ahead in our international industrial technique, utilizing e-commerce and new mobility applied sciences to boost the shopper expertise each on-line and offline.” The Nissan Metropolis Hub is a revolutionary new....




Nissan manufacturing, gross sales and exports for February 2019

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. at present introduced manufacturing, gross sales and export figures for February 2019.   1. Manufacturing Nissan’s world manufacturing in February declined from a yr earlier. Manufacturing outdoors Japan declined from a yr earlier. Manufacturing outdoors Japan declined from a yr earlier. Manufacturing in Mexico surpassed year-earlier outcomes.   2. Gross sales International gross sales in February declined from a yr earlier. Gross sales together with minivehicles in Japan declined from a yr earlier. Gross sales outdoors Japan declined from a yr earlier.   three. Exports from Japan Exports from Japan in February declined from a yr earlier.   Contact Koji Okuda or Nicholas Maxfield +81-(zero)45-523-5552 nissan_japan_communications@mail.nissan.co.jp For extra details about our merchandise, providers and dedication to sustainable mobility, go tonissan-global.com. It’s also possible to observe us on Fb, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn and see all our newest movies on YouTube.


New Nissan Dayz with ProPILOT know-how goes on sale

YOKOHAMA, Japan – The all-new Nissan Dayz, the primary minivehicle to supply ProPILOT semiautonomous driving help know-how1, goes on sale in Japan immediately. The fully refreshed mannequin makes an array of Nissan Clever Mobility applied sciences obtainable in a kei automobile for the primary time. Combining options such because the stress-reducing ProPILOT system with enhanced consolation and comfort, the all-new Nissan Dayz is designed to rework the expertise of driving a minivehicle.   Nissan Dayz Freeway STAR XProPILOT Version Nissan Dayz X   “The all-new Nissan Dayz will change the everyday notion of kei automobiles,” mentioned Asako Hoshino, senior vp of Nissan. “It is going to carry the efficiency, pleasure and safety-enhancing options of our most superior Nissan Clever Mobility applied sciences, resembling ProPILOT, to much more clients.” Nissan has offered about 430,000 Nissan Dayz for the reason that first-generation mannequin went on sale in 2013. Superior applied sciences The....




Nissan’s board receives governance enchancment suggestions

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan’s board of administrators has acquired the report from the Particular Committee for Enhancing Governance, which was established following the invention of administration misconduct led by the corporate’s former chairman. The report summarizes the committee’s proposals for governance enhancements and recommends a framework for the very best governance as a basis for Nissan enterprise operations sooner or later. The corporate’s board of administrators will assessment the committee’s proposals with the best consideration as quickly as attainable and can proceed with plans to enhance the governance construction.   To view the total report in PDF, please click on right here.


Nissan to have a good time 50 years of efficiency at NYIAS

NEW YORK – Come expertise a storage 50 years within the making – the Nissan Dream Storage on the 2019 New York Worldwide Auto Present. Contact Josh Clifton Nissan Product Communications 615-725-1767 josh.clifton@nissan-usa.com Kyle Torrens Nissan Product Communications 615-725-4019 Kyle.torrens@nissan-usa.com For extra details about our merchandise, providers and dedication to sustainable mobility, go tonissan-global.com. You can too comply with us on Fb, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn and see all our newest movies on YouTube. Get extra details about Nissan within the U.S. right here.




Nissan e.dams scores first Components E podium

SANYA, China – Nissan has scored its first podium within the all-electric ABB FIA Components E road racing championship with British racer Oliver Rowland ending second within the Sanya E-Prix in China. Rowland began from pole and led the primary 18 laps of the race en path to his and Nissan’s first podium end within the championship. The Nissan e.dams crew recorded its greatest factors end of the season with Rowland’s teammate Sebastien Buemi storming from the rear of the grid to cross the road in sixth. This weekend in China was the second time Nissan has had two automobiles within the Tremendous Pole session. The Japanese producer additionally grew to become the primary entrant to attain two pole positions in Components E season 5. Sebastien Buemi beforehand scored the highest spot in qualifying in Santiago. The rostrum result’s the primary for Nissan who joined the championship this season to reveal....


February Supplier Model Ambassadors Introduced

THREE vendor staff celebrated the beginning of Spring after being named a ‘‘Model Ambassador Of The Month’ for February. The month-to-month award, which is open to all employees within the Nissan retail community, recognises a person’s excellent dedication to prospects and colleagues. It’s designed to have fun greatest follow and distinctive particular person efficiency, and in February noticed Sophie Turell of RRG Bury, Steve Whittaker of Pentagon Barnsley and Adam Collins of Richmond Motor Providers successful reward from NMGB administrators and 350 N-GAGE factors every. Service Advisor Sophie Turrell at was nominated by RRG Bury Supplier Principal Anthony Rubio. He mentioned: “Sophie took a buyer’s automobile again to her and while she was there the shopper suggested her that she had purchased a brand new vacuum cleaner and was struggling placing it collectively, so Sophie related all of it up for her, checked it was working appropriately, took her outdated....




Catching Z’s – Nissan sports activities automobile fan takes supply of his 22nd efficiency mannequin

When it got here to changing his automobile this March, there was just one selection for Bertie McFadden. The automobile mad Irishman is now the proud proprietor of his 22ndNissan Z-Automotive, a 370Z NISMO in Pearl White. The automobile was equipped by Nissan most important seller Wilsons of Rathkenny, which has been holding Bertie behind the wheel of his dream automobiles for the reason that early 2000s. “I’ve at all times had Nissans as a result of they’re so dependable,” stated Bertie. “The engines are very good, and have nice efficiency, too. You possibly can have a sports activities automobile that appears nice and is incredible to drive with out having to fret about if it can break down.” In addition to the 370Z, Bertie and his spouse – who dwell in Kells, Co. Antrim – personal a Nissan Micra and have beforehand had 5 Nissan Notes. “The standard of....


Nissan companions with esports groups FaZe Clan and OpTic Gaming

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan is coming into the world of aggressive esports and online game streaming by changing into the primary automaker to accomplice with two of the most important groups within the area – FaZe Clan and OpTic Gaming. “For any firm making an attempt to succeed in the Gen Z and millennial-minded viewers, streaming and esports is a gigantic alternative,” mentioned Robert Cross, director, media and activation, Nissan North America, Inc. “We consider this partnership presents a brand new method in introducing ourselves and connecting with hundreds of thousands of followers via their favourite players.” In line with Newzoo’s 2019 International esports Market Report, the worldwide esports viewers will develop to 453.eight million worldwide in 2019. Moreover, in 2018, the YouTube and Twitch viewers for esports was bigger than the viewership of HBO, Netflix and ESPN mixed. Primarily based within the Hollywood Hills within the U.S., FaZe Clan....




Nissan LEAF wins 2019 AJAC Canadian Inexperienced Automobile of the 12 months award

Pictured is Al Watkins, common supervisor of the Western Area, Nissan Canada Inc., (left) accepting the 2019 CGCOTY award from Dan Heyman, AJAC director. VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automobile, was named the 2019 Canadian Inexperienced Automobile of the 12 months (CGCOTY) by the Vehicle Journalists Affiliation of Canada (AJAC) on the Vancouver Worldwide Auto Present. The Nissan LEAF has been reinvented for its second era that includes a 243-kilometer driving vary*, all-new engaging exterior design, roomy excessive tech inside and superior applied sciences together with ProPILOT Help and e-Pedal. “Because the pioneer of the world’s first, mass-market electrical automobile, we now have an obligation to supply Canadians an EV that gives extra, and continues to spearhead the development of the zero-emission phase,” mentioned Joni Paiva, president of Nissan Canada Inc. “Now we have achieved that with the brand new Nissan LEAF, which gives....


Nissan celebrates 60 years in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya – Nissan is celebrating six many years in Kenya, the hub of its East African operations, with the introduction of the all-new Nissan Navara double cab. “Kenya is one among Nissan’s oldest markets, and we’re proud to associate with the MOTUS Group in serving our prospects within the nation via Nissan Kenya,” mentioned Jim Dando, director for Gross sales and Operations for Nissan Group of Africa. “We now have additionally chosen Kenya for the top workplace of our East African hub, and it homes our regional staff that appears after all the surrounding markets.” The group displayed the all-new Navara alongside its vary of pickups, crossovers and vehicles at an unique media occasion close to its state-of-the-art gross sales and repair facility in Nairobi. After 60 years proudly serving the folks of Kenya and East Africa, Dando instructed authorities, enterprise and media leaders that Nissan is happy with....




Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi launches Alliance Clever Cloud on Microsoft Azure

Alliance Clever Cloud constructed on Microsoft Azure to energy the Alliance’s newest linked providers World’s main automotive alliance to make use of Alliance Clever Cloud for linked infrastructure in almost all 200 markets served by Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Alliance Clever Cloud to energy the linked providers within the all-new Renault Clio and the Nissan Leaf in Europe and Japan later this yr (Paris/Yokohama/Tokyo) Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s main automotive alliance, at present introduced the manufacturing launch of the Alliance Clever Cloud, a brand new platform that’s enabling Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors to ship linked providers in autos offered in almost all 200 markets served by the Alliance member firms. Culminating joint growth efforts between the Alliance and Microsoft, the auto trade’s first world and most formidable linked automobile program shall be deployed using cloud, synthetic intelligence (AI) and IoT applied sciences offered by Microsoft Azure. Azure offers the Alliance....


Nissan e.dams brings Components E pleasure to China

SANYA, China – The ability and efficiency of Nissan Clever Mobility know-how will probably be on show in China this week when the ABB FIA Components E Championship collection involves the southern metropolis of Sanya. Nissan e.dams has been a powerful contender in latest rounds of the all-electric avenue racing championship. Former collection champion Sebastien Buemi began on pole in Santiago, Chile, in spherical three. His teammate, Oliver Rowland, topped his qualifying group previously two races and led the opening laps at the newest spherical in Hong Kong. China hosted the first-ever Components E race – in Beijing – and performs a key function for Nissan and the model’s electrification technique. Final April, Nissan launched the all-electric Nissan Sylphy Zero Emission passenger automotive. The mannequin combines the sturdiness, reliability and worth of the favored Nissan Sylphy sedan with the thrilling efficiency of a 100% electrical powertrain. “China is essential for....




INFINITI-supported expedition wins Explorers Membership honor

NEW YORK – An expedition supported by INFINITI Motor Firm received one of the prestigious honors in international exploration on the 115th Explorers Membership Annual Dinner in New York. The award acknowledged the scientific breakthrough of an expedition to the Gobi desert in 2018 that, for the primary time, utilized NASA imaging know-how to enhance the science of discovering dinosaur fossils. The expedition, dubbed The Roy Chapman Andrews Centennial Expedition, was organized by the Membership’s Hong Kong Chapter and was awarded the Membership’s prestigious Quotation of Benefit in recognition of an impressive feat of exploration. The expedition yielded historic outcomes, together with the invention of many necessary fossils and new fossil areas, in addition to doubtlessly three or extra new species of dinosaur. Watch a preview of the forthcoming expedition documentary on the INFINITI Tales website right here. Roy Chapman Andrews famously discovered dinosaur eggs on the Flaming Cliffs within....


Nissan Futures presents Asia & Oceania’s future mobility traits

HONG KONG – Nissan Futures in Hong Kong introduced ahead three mobility traits for the Asia and Oceania area: automobiles as power belongings, the human position in autonomous driving methods and the significance of security in mobility improvements. The seventh version of the worldwide occasion was held from March eight to 10 in Hong Kong. Beneath the theme “Rework the way in which we stay and drive,” it introduced collectively representatives from 13 international locations to debate how automobiles, cities and mobility infrastructures are evolving. Authorities representatives, business leaders and Nissan executives spoke on the way forward for mobility and the way forward for cities, figuring out three traits: Autos as cellular power models Panelists mentioned whether or not the uptake of electrical automobiles (EVs) may lie in reimagining utilization from only a mode of transportation, to a way to energy houses and return power to the grid. Nicholas Thomas,....




Bell and McMurren’s Navara takes eighth at Dubai Worldwide Baja

DUBAI – Sabertooth Motoring Journey’s T1 Nissan Navara positioned a formidable eighth within the Dubai worldwide Baja that concluded final weekend within the Al Qudra desert close to Dubai. The Navara, constructed by Nissan’s South Africa-based advertising accomplice Purple-Lined Motoring Journey, was pushed by Thomas Bell and Patrick McMurren. Happening below the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai, the Dubai Worldwide Baja powered by Nissan and AW Rostamani noticed 34 automobiles and buggies and 39 bikes and quads set off from the rally base at Dubai Autodrome. “Apart from taking a tire off a rim on day two the place we misplaced a while altering the wheel, we had a very good clear run the place our T1 Nissan Navara by no means missed a beat,” stated Bell. “We now sit up for taking our present kind into the Abu....


Nissan and Mitsubishi to launch new kei vehicles as collaboration expands

KURASHIKI, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Company will introduce 4 new minivehicles in Japan by way of their three way partnership, as the businesses proceed to broaden their collaboration. Manufacturing of the all-new Nissan Dayz, Nissan Dayz Freeway Star, Mitsubishi eK wagon and Mitsubishi eK X started as we speak at Mitsubishi’s Mizushima Plant in Kurashiki, Japan. For the primary time, the fashions might be provided with semiautonomous driving know-how, designed for single-lane use on highways. NMKV, a three way partnership of the 2 firms, built-in Nissan’s superior applied sciences and Mitsubishi’s intensive expertise in minivehicle manufacturing into the tall wagon-type vehicles. The businesses launched the primary era of the fashions in 2013 and have elevated their collaboration since turning into Alliance companions in 2016. Final month, the all-new Nissan Livina, which shares a platform with the Mitsubishi Xpander, went on sale in Indonesia. The brand....




Nissan broadcasts common senior administration appointments

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. at this time introduced senior administration appointments, efficient April 1, 2019. The appointments cowl the positions of senior vice chairman (SVP), company vice chairman (CVP) and vice chairman (VP), and embody adjustments to areas of accountability. Additional adjustments are deliberate for separate announcement following consideration of suggestions made by the Particular Committee for Enhancing Governance. Company officer appointments and areas of accountability Identify New Title PresentTitle New duties Present duties Jose Luis Valls (No change) SVP ・MC NA, chairman・Nissan North America, Inc., president ・MC LATAM, chairman・MC NA, vice chairman  Yusuke Takahashi SVP CVP International HR, Group Growth, Secretariat International HR Planning and Japan HR, Secretariat Kent O’Hara SVP CVP (No change) International Aftersales Seiji Honda SVP CVP (No change) Manufacturing Operations Christian Meunier* CVP IMLPresident (No change) ・MC Infiniti, chairman・Infiniti Motor Firm, Ltd., president Kazuhiko Murata* CVP VP ・Powertrain Manufacturing Engineering・Alliance International VP....


Bristol Avenue Sheffield Completes Its £1.5-million Showroom Refurbishment

BRISTOL Avenue Sheffield Nissan has began 2019 in an enormous means in additional methods than one with the transformation of its showroom. The dealership, positioned on town’s Attercliffe Street, has simply accomplished the ultimate touches to its totally refurbished showroom – the works representing a large £1.5 million funding by its guardian firm, Bristol Avenue Motors, and almost doubling its measurement. Along with rising its facility, Sheffield Nissan can also be seeking to enlarge its group in 2019. With the rise in measurement of each its gross sales and workshop services, Sheffield Nissan is anticipating to tackle additional technicians and gross sales executives within the months forward. Such is the scale of the totally refurbished showroom that it’s now one of many largest standalone Nissan dealerships within the north of England. Beginning in June 2018, the refurbishment has seen the Nissan showroom prolonged into one other a part of the....




Nissan and DOCOMO check I2V expertise utilizing 5G in transferring automobile

NISSAN and NTT DOCOMO, INC. are placing Nissan’s Invisible-to-Seen expertise by means of its area check in a transferring automobile, utilizing DOCOMO’s fifth-generation cell communications connectivity. The expertise, first revealed on the CES commerce present in Las Vegas in January, is being examined at Grandrive, Nissan’s proving floor in Yokosuka, Japan. Invisible-to-Seen, or I2V, is a future Nissan Clever Mobility expertise that merges the true and digital worlds. By combining info from sensors inside and outside the automobile with information from the cloud, it helps drivers “see the invisible” – comparable to what’s farther down the street, behind a constructing or across the nook. I2V additionally connects drivers and passengers to the Metaverse, a digital world the place individuals can work together by means of avatars. Household, buddies or others in a distant location can seem contained in the automotive as three-dimensional, augmented-reality avatars to supply firm or help. For....


Jean-Dominique Senard, Chairman of Renault, Hiroto Saikawa, CEO of Nissan, Thierry Bollore, CEO of Renault and Osamu Masuko, CEO of Mitsubishi Motors, announce the intention to create a brand new Alliance working board

Jean-Dominique Senard will act as Chairman of this new working board of the Alliance, with the CEOs of Nissan, Renault, and Mitsubishi Motors additionally becoming a member of the board. The brand new Alliance working board will drive the operational cooperation between Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi Motors and search for new methods to generate worth for its respective shareholders and staff. As a way to proceed to strengthen the Alliance in addition to lay the foundations of its future successes, Jean-Dominique Senard, Hiroto Saikawa, Thierry Bollore and Osamu Masuko are at this time saying the intention to create an Alliance working board for Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi Motors. The brand new Alliance Board would be the sole physique overseeing the operations and governance within the Alliance amongst Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi, in lieu of RNBV and NMBV. As such, it will likely be the face and first driver of the....




Nissan and DOCOMO take a look at I2V know-how utilizing 5G in transferring car

YOKOSUKA, Japan – Nissan and NTT DOCOMO, INC. are placing Nissan’s Invisible-to-Seen know-how by its subject take a look at in a transferring car, utilizing DOCOMO’s fifth-generation cell communications connectivity. The know-how, first revealed on the CES commerce present in Las Vegas in January, is being examined at Grandrive, Nissan’s proving floor in Yokosuka, Japan. Invisible-to-Seen, or I2V, is a future Nissan Clever Mobility know-how that merges the actual and digital worlds. By combining info from sensors inside and outside the car with knowledge from the cloud, it helps drivers “see the invisible” – similar to what’s farther down the street, behind a constructing or across the nook. I2V additionally connects drivers and passengers to the Metaverse, a digital world the place folks can work together by avatars. Household, pals or others in a distant location can seem contained in the automotive as three-dimensional, augmented-reality avatars to supply firm or....


E-Prix and Nissan Futures spotlight the way forward for automobile electrification

HONG KONG – The way forward for electrical mobility was showcased in Hong Kong this weekend with the all-electric ABB FIA Formulation E road racing championship and seventh version of Nissan Futures – Nissan’s thought management occasion which focuses on altering world mobility wants. In its debut season as the primary Japanese model to enter Formulation E, Nissan is utilizing the championship to show the efficiency aspect of Nissan Clever Mobility – the model’s imaginative and prescient for altering how vehicles are pushed, powered and built-in into society To coincide with the championship’s 50th race, Nissan Futures introduced collectively key leaders and media to debate altering mobility wants and the way forward for cities within the Asia and Oceania area. Whereas the Nissan e.dams workforce did battle on the monitor in Hong Kong and led a Formulation E race for the second time in the present day, Nissan introduced its....




Nissan to affect one fourth of its gross sales quantity in Asia and Oceania

HONG KONG – The brand new Nissan LEAF will go on sale in Indonesia and the Philippines by 2020, underscoring Nissan’s dedication to drive electrification within the area. The expanded availability of the world’s best-selling electrical automobile is a vital a part of Nissan’s objective to affect one fourth of its gross sales quantity underneath its midterm plan, Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022. The acceleration plan additionally consists of meeting and localization of electrification elements in key Southeast Asian markets. Nissan regional senior vice chairman and head of Asia & Oceania Yutaka Sanada stated the corporate is working to make secure, good and sustainable mobility out there to as many individuals as doable. “Nissan is taking management to drive consciousness and embracing of electrified mobility in Asia and Oceania,” stated Sanada. “We’re creating pleasure by bringing the brand new Nissan LEAF to extra markets within the area and introducing in Indonesia....


Nissan pronounces winners of 35th kids’s guide competitors

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. at the moment introduced the winners of the 35th Nissan Kids’s Storybook and Image E-book Grand Prix, organized by the Worldwide Institute for Kids’s Literature, Osaka. Kumiko Minagi received the Storybook Grand Prize for “Kujira Sukui” (“Whale Scooping”). Kou Matsuoka received the Image E-book Grand Prize for “Kogarashi no Hiwa” (“On a Windy Winter Day”). The competitors, a part of Nissan’s company citizenship actions, attracted 2,788 entries from beginner authors and illustrators. “Kujira Sukui” tells the story of a boy who wins a reside whale at a pageant and brings it house. Together with the weird title and idea, the writer’s detailed descriptions assist draw the reader into the story. In “Kogarashi no Hiwa,” a woman finds a freezing kitten on a chilly, windy day. The guide has distinctive imagery, that includes comfortable coloring and daring format, and sudden story developments. As well....




Nissan LEAF first electrical automobile to move 400,000 gross sales

THE Nissan LEAF has change into the primary electrical automobile in historical past to surpass 400,000 gross sales, solidifying the mannequin’s main function within the international shift towards extra sustainable mobility. Launched in 2010 because the world’s first mass-market electrical car, the Nissan LEAF has led the way in which in making the joy and comfort of electrical driving accessible to non-luxury consumers. Lower than a decade in the past, electrical automobiles have been seen as a distinct segment product, and LEAF prospects have been principally “early adopters.” In the present day, a rising variety of shoppers say their subsequent automobile could also be electrical. Clients are selecting the LEAF for its highly effective, agile efficiency and superior applied sciences, such because the ProPILOT semiautonomous driving system1, along with the advantages of sustainable mobility. “This milestone is a robust assertion that 400,000 prospects, and counting, worth the Nissan LEAF for....


Nissan e.dams prepared for Asian leg of Components E

The Hong Kong E-Prix can be adopted two weeks later by the return of the all-electric road racing sequence to China, with a race in Sanya on the southern tip of Hainan Island. Components E staged its first-ever race in 2014 in China, with the Beijing E-Prix. Nissan e.dams racer Sebastien Buemi gained the inaugural Hong Kong E-Prix in 2016. He and teammate Oliver Rowland can be seeking to repeat the robust tempo they confirmed finally month’s Mexico Metropolis E-Prix. Nissan entered Components E firstly of the present season, the championship’s fifth, that includes new “Gen2” vehicles with extra energy and vary than their predecessors. As the primary Japanese producer to compete within the sequence, Nissan is utilizing Components E to display the efficiency aspect of Nissan Clever Mobility – the model’s imaginative and prescient for altering how vehicles are pushed, powered and built-in into society. The Nissan e.dams drivers....




Nissan expands best-selling LEAF EV provide in Europe with new derivatives and tech

NISSAN has introduced a wave of recent variations and upgrades to the Nissan LEAF electrical automobile (EV) vary, making Europe’s top-selling 100% electrical automobile extra interesting than ever. Following the runaway success of the LEAF e+ three.ZERO Restricted Version, Nissan has made its longer vary model obtainable as a everlasting addition in Tekna and N-Connecta grades. The award-winning Nissan LEAF provide has additionally been broadened, with the addition of a brand new entry-level model. This Nissan LEAF will make electrical automobile possession extra accessible than ever, with a aggressive specification. Designed with city drivers in thoughts, the entry-level LEAF is supplied with a three.6 kW on-board charger, suitable with each fast and normal charging. The LEAF may even provide a collection of connectivity and expertise upgrades to boost the consumer expertise. Coupled with the all-new Nissan Join Providers app, the brand new mannequin’s navigation system good points TomTom LIVE premium....


Nissan LEAF first electrical automotive to move 400,000 gross sales

YOKOHAMA, Japan – The Nissan LEAF at present turned the primary electrical automotive in historical past to surpass 400,000 gross sales, solidifying the mannequin’s main function within the international shift towards extra sustainable mobility.   Launched in 2010 because the world’s first mass-market electrical automobile, the Nissan LEAF has led the way in which in making the joy and comfort of electrical driving accessible to non-luxury consumers. Lower than a decade in the past, electrical vehicles have been seen as a distinct segment product, and LEAF prospects have been principally “early adopters.” Immediately, a rising variety of shoppers say their subsequent automotive could also be electrical. Prospects are selecting the LEAF for its highly effective, agile efficiency and superior applied sciences, such because the ProPILOT semiautonomous driving system1, along with the advantages of sustainable mobility. “This milestone is a strong assertion that 400,000 prospects, and counting, worth the Nissan LEAF....




Nissan launches IMQ idea at 2019 Geneva Motor Present

Embed this cinemagraph in your web site   GENEVA, Switzerland – Nissan as we speak unveiled the all-new IMQ idea car, a sophisticated expertise and design showcase that alerts the route of the subsequent technology of crossovers. Unveiled on the Geneva Worldwide Motor Present, the IMQ seamlessly blends Japanese heritage with state-of-the-art, human-centric expertise. It incorporates the newest improvements that convey to life Nissan Clever Mobility, the model’s imaginative and prescient for the way forward for automotive transportation. Its styling displays Nissan’s function as a pioneer and chief in crossovers, with a placing look that pushes the boundaries of what a European crossover could be. On the coronary heart of the IMQ is the subsequent technology of e-POWER, a 100% electrical motor drive system that delivers prompt, linear acceleration. It has been additional developed from the e-POWER expertise at present accessible within the best-selling Nissan Word and Serena fashions in....


Nissan to introduce e-POWER fashions in Europe

Embed this cinemagraph in your web site GENEVA, Switzerland – Nissan right this moment unveiled the IMQ idea crossover, outfitted with its award-winning e-POWER system, and introduced it would launch the electrified powertrain expertise in Europe. The expertise will debut in European markets by 2022, Roel de Vries, Nissan company vice chairman, mentioned on the Geneva Worldwide Motor Present. e-POWER has been a success with shoppers in Japan, the place it is helped make the Nissan Observe the nation’s best-selling registered automobile. Combining 100% electrical motor drive with a gasoline engine that expenses the battery, e-POWER vehicles give clients on the spot, easy acceleration and wonderful gas effectivity. Introducing the expertise in Europe will reinforce Nissan’s management in electrified automobiles within the area, the place the Nissan LEAF is already the best-selling electrical automobile. Constructing on the success of LEAF, e-POWER might be amongst a collection of latest applied sciences....




Nissan LEAF to undertake 100% electrical, 100-day ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour

NISSAN is embarking on a 100-day tour to mark its sponsorship of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, by transporting the event trophy throughout England and Wales in an all-electric Tour of main cities and cities, backed by the model’s seller community. Nissan hosted its first occasion final week on the Fareham Purchasing Centre in Hampshire, supported by West Approach Nissan Southampton who supplied a 100% electrical LEAF through which to move the long-lasting trophy. The LEAF shall be transporting the Trophy throughout England and Wales at a number of stops throughout the nation together with neighborhood centres, faculties and even iconic British landmarks corresponding to Stonehenge. Discover out extra right here. In the course of the Tour, cricket followers shall be given the chance to win tickets to seven of the event’s key fixtures, with 5 pairs of tickets being given away at every of the important thing venues.....


Nissan e.dams prepared for Asian leg of Method E

HONG KONG – Nissan e.dams is ready to contest the primary of two ABB FIA Method E Championship races going down in Asia this season, when the sequence celebrates its 50th race this week in Hong Kong. The Hong Kong E-Prix might be adopted two weeks later by the return of the all-electric road racing sequence to China, with a race in Sanya on the southern tip of Hainan Island. Method E staged its first-ever race in 2014 in China, with the Beijing E-Prix. Nissan e.dams racer Sebastien Buemi gained the inaugural Hong Kong E-Prix in 2016. He and teammate Oliver Rowland might be trying to repeat the sturdy tempo they confirmed finally month’s Mexico Metropolis E-Prix. Nissan entered Method E at first of the present season, the championship’s fifth, that includes new “Gen2” vehicles with extra energy and vary than their predecessors. As the primary Japanese producer to compete....




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Nissan appoints new Nationwide Leasing Supervisor

NISSAN has appointed Mark Johnson to the function of Nationwide Leasing Supervisor with fast impact. Mark has been with the model since March 2018, beforehand working as a District Efficiency Supervisor working with the vendor community. In his new function, he takes duty for all of Nissan’s leasing relationships, together with managing a workforce of Contract Rent and Leasing Managers in addition to the Fleet Aftersales (Buyer 1st) Programme. He additionally leads the manufacturers ongoing relationships with the Conversions community. Previous to that, he held roles as Nationwide Fleet Gross sales Supervisor for Volkswagen Passenger Automobiles and as a Regional Fleet Gross sales Supervisor for Toyota, in addition to having expertise in Product Advertising and marketing and Retail Programmes Planning. “It is a nice time to be becoming a member of the Nissan Fleet Group.” he stated. “The workforce at Nissan completely “imply enterprise” in so some ways. Nissan are....