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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches Alliance clever cloud on Microsoft Azure

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s main automotive alliance, has 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 practically all 200 markets served by the Alliance member firms. Culminating joint improvement efforts between the Alliance and Microsoft, the auto business’s first world and most formidable linked car program will probably be deployed using cloud, synthetic intelligence (AI) and IoT applied sciences supplied by Microsoft Azure. Azure offers the Alliance with a worldwide knowledge platform to securely seize, handle and analyze car knowledge to ship clever providers based mostly on the huge quantity of knowledge created by linked autos. Kal Mos, International Vice President of Alliance Related Autos at Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, mentioned: “In the present day we’re deploying a car connectivity platform that may remodel the digital expertise for patrons of Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi.....




Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches Alliance clever cloud on Microsoft Azure

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s main automotive alliance, has introduced the manufacturing launch of the Alliance Clever Cloud, a brand new platform that’s enabling Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors to ship linked companies in autos offered in practically all 200 markets served by the Alliance member corporations. Culminating joint growth efforts between the Alliance and Microsoft, the auto business’s first international and most formidable linked car program shall be deployed using cloud, synthetic intelligence (AI) and IoT applied sciences offered by Microsoft Azure. Azure offers the Alliance with a world information platform to securely seize, handle and analyze car information to ship clever companies primarily based on the huge quantity of information created by linked autos. Kal Mos, World Vice President of Alliance Linked Automobiles at Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, stated: “At this time we’re deploying a car connectivity platform that can rework the digital expertise for purchasers of Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi. By means....


Nissan to introduce e-POWER fashions in Europe

NISSAN this week unveiled the IMQ idea crossover, outfitted with its award-winning e-POWER system, and introduced it should launch the electrified powertrain know-how in Europe. The know-how will debut in European markets by 2022, Roel de Vries, Nissan company vice chairman, stated on the Geneva Worldwide Motor Present. e-POWER has been successful with shoppers in Japan, the place it’s helped make the Nissan Word the nation’s best-selling registered automobile. Combining 100% electrical motor drive with a gasoline engine that prices the battery, e-POWER vehicles give clients prompt, easy acceleration and glorious gasoline effectivity. Introducing the know-how 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 can be amongst a set of latest applied sciences coming to Nissan’s best-selling automobiles in Europe within the coming three years. By 2022 gross....




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 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 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 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....


ALMOST a fifth (18%)three of small enterprise leaders say the sheer tempo of the fast-moving world of e-commerce and the rising demand for deliveries is the most important enterprise problem they face logistically, intently adopted by the flexibility to maintain up with regulation modifications (17%)four. Small companies surveyed throughout the globe additionally highlighted altering buyer expectations for supply instances (12%)5 and concrete visitors and congestion (11%)6 as key considerations. Whereas 40% of small companies really feel effectively arrange for the rising calls for of e-commerce7, analysis commissioned by the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi LCV enterprise – which is a part of the Alliance, the world’s main automotive partnership – has proven that nearly a 3rd (30%)eight consider their enterprise isn’t prepared for these calls for as they want smarter expertise. These companies have cited the necessity for smarter expertise to enhance supply efficiencies, significantly corporations with fleet sizes better than 25 automobiles (45%)9.....




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....


Be a part of Nissan on the 2019 Geneva Worldwide Motor Present

JOIN Nissan on the 2019 Geneva Worldwide Motor Present for the reveal of the IMQ idea crossover, an all-new car that embodies the way forward for Nissan Clever Mobility and offers a sneak peek as to what is likely to be in your future driveway. Watch the livestream of the Nissan press convention on March 5 at 12:15 p.m. CET right here on the Nissan World YouTube channel or comply with us on Twitter @NissanMotor The 2019 Geneva Worldwide Motor Present is held at Palexpo and is open to the general public from March 7- 17. The submit Be a part of Nissan on the 2019 Geneva Worldwide Motor Present appeared first on Nissan Insider.




Nissan Kicks Surf is the last word ally for a surfer’s life-style

SÃO PAULO – Impressed by champion surfers, Nissan right now launched the Nissan Kicks Surf, an idea automobile designed for these in the hunt for the proper wave. Based mostly on the award-winning Nissan Kicks compact crossover, the Kicks Surf is e quipped with roof crossbars for carrying boards, a rear deck for wetsuits and equipment, a altering sales space and a transportable bathe system. It additionally comes with a water resistant wrist band that can be utilized as a key to lock and unlock the doorways. To develop the Kicks Surf, designers at Nissan’s Latin American satellite tv for pc design studio interviewed brothers Alejo and Santiago Muniz – browsing champions who compete for Brazil and Argentina, respectively – and requested them what options they’d placed on their superb surf automobile. “We imagined it must be the proper ally for the life-style and desires of surfers,” mentioned John Sahs,....


Nissan manufacturing, gross sales and exports for January 2019

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. at this time introduced manufacturing, gross sales and export figures for January 2019.   1. Manufacturing Nissan’s international manufacturing in January declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing in Japan surpassed year-earlier outcomes for the third consecutive month. Manufacturing exterior Japan declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing in China surpassed year-earlier outcomes, setting a report for the month of January.   2. Gross sales World gross sales in January declined from a 12 months earlier. Gross sales together with minivehicles in Japan declined from a 12 months earlier. Gross sales exterior Japan declined from a 12 months earlier.   three. Exports from Japan Exports from Japan in January surpassed year-earlier outcomes for the second consecutive month. About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Nissan is a worldwide full-line automobile producer that sells greater than 60 fashions beneath the Nissan, INFINITI and Datsun manufacturers. In....




Nissan unlocks options to remodel the way in which we reside and drive

HONG KONG – Nissan as soon as once more brings collectively business leaders, authorities officers, media and Nissan executives for the seventh version of Nissan Futures, held in Hong Kong from March eight to 10. The thought management occasion will collect key leaders to debate altering mobility wants and the way forward for cities in Asia and Oceania. Below the theme “Rework the way in which we drive and reside,” Nissan Futures will probably be held along side the HKT Hong Kong E-Prix race Method E race. “Asia Pacific is house to greater than 2.1 billion city residents – 60% of the world’s city inhabitants,” mentioned Yutaka Sanada, regional senior vice chairman for Nissan Asia & Oceania. “This brings elevated strain on the area’s cities and mobility programs. Occasions like Nissan Futures create the suitable platform to debate options for our area’s societies and mobility programs. Pushed by our Nissan....


Small companies imagine their fleets will likely be absolutely electrical inside 20 years

Sustainability is excessive precedence for small enterprise fleets The bigger the fleet and the upper the corporate turnover, the extra vital environmental sustainability seems to turn into Improved connectivity is the reply to logistical success, in accordance with small companies Two thirds (66%)1 of small companies predict their fleets will likely be absolutely electrical inside the subsequent 20 years, with 50%2 anticipating this to occur in half that point, international information exhibits. The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi LCV enterprise – which is a part of the Alliance, the world’s main automotive partnership – commissioned this survey to realize perception into 1000’s of small enterprise house owners and choice makers globally and located that the majority (93%) of enterprise house owners or decision-makers chargeable for 50 automobiles or extra, contemplate environmental sustainability of excessive significance.three This improvement comes at a time when automakers are dramatically growing their efforts to answer a rising buyer want....




Companies want smarter tech of their fleets to outlive e-commerce growth

Small companies with fleets want smarter expertise to enhance supply efficiencies Improved connectivity is taken into account most key to logistical success Greater than half of small companies (55%) imagine fleets will probably be absolutely autonomous inside 20 years1, by which level 66%2 predict they can even be absolutely electrical Nearly a fifth (18%)three of small enterprise leaders say the sheer tempo of the fast-moving world of e-commerce and the rising demand for deliveries is the largest enterprise problem they face logistically, intently adopted by the power to maintain up with regulation modifications (17%)four. Small companies surveyed throughout the globe additionally highlighted altering buyer expectations for supply occasions (12%)5 and concrete visitors and congestion (11%)6 as key issues. Whereas 40% of small companies really feel effectively arrange for the growing calls for of e-commerce7, analysis commissioned by the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi LCV enterprise – which is a part of the Alliance, the....


Nissan to disclose IMQ idea at Geneva Worldwide Motor Present

    Be a part of Nissan on the 2019 Geneva Worldwide Motor Present for the reveal of the IMQ idea crossover, an all-new automobile that embodies the way forward for Nissan Clever Mobility and provides a sneak peek as to what is perhaps in your future driveway. Watch the livestream of the Nissan press convention on March 5 at 12:15 p.m. CET right here on the Nissan World YouTube channel or observe us on Twitter@NissanMotor *The 2019 Geneva Worldwide Motor Present is held at Palexpo and is open to the general public from March 7- 17.   Contact Dan PasseCommon Supervisor, World Product Communications +81-(zero)45-523-5549 dan-passe@mail.nissan.co.jp Koji OkudaDeputy Common Supervisor, Japan Communications +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 to nissan-global.com. You can even observe us on Fb, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn and see all our newest movies on YouTube.  




Clear Inexperienced – Birmingham cleansing firm goes electrical with LEAF

A Birmingham-based business cleansing firm has taken supply of its first electrical automobiles to be used within the metropolis as a part of a inexperienced dedication to go all-electric with its business automobile fleet. We Clear, whose shoppers embody Brindleyplace, Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham Assay Workplace and Gateley Plc, has taken supply of its first three British-built Nissan LEAF electrical automobiles to be used all through Birmingham by its contract managers. The transfer to electrical automobiles by We Clear, a £7m turnover firm primarily based in Rubery, is a part of its dedication to scale back its carbon footprint and environmental impression of its operations and automobile fleet, that has already seen the introduction of an all-electric Nissan e-NV200 van on the MIRA Expertise Park, the place We Clear are the cleansing accomplice to HORIBA MIRA. In response to unbiased analysis from the European Local weather Basis, smaller electrical automobiles produce....


Motorline Nissan Cements its Presence In Studying With The Construct Of Present-stopping New Dealership

Motorline Nissan is about to have an excellent higher presence in Studying and all through Berkshire and Oxfordshire with the construct of a brand new, purpose-built showroom within the city. Because of open this week, the brand new dealership replaces Motorline Nissan Studying’s short-term Bathtub Highway showroom, which it has operated from since taking on the city’s Nissan franchise three years in the past. It strengthens the group’s triangle of simply accessible Nissan dealerships in Berkshire and Oxfordshire, which embody websites in Oxford and Newbury in addition to Studying. The brand new dealership would be the flagship of the group’s 9 Nissan dealerships all through the Midlands and South East. Occupying a main place on Imperial Approach, near hyperlinks with the M4 and A33, the brand new dealership represents a seven-figure funding by Motorline. It has been constructed from the ground-up, the world beforehand being brownfield land which Motorline has....




New Altima makes its Center East debut

DUBAI – Nissan within the Center East immediately unveiled the all-new Altima, creating a brand new customary of design, driving enjoyment and know-how inside the mid-size sedan phase. The automotive options expressive styling, an uplifting inside, two new powertrains and superior Nissan Clever Mobility options. The two.5L 2019 Altima goes on sale within the Center East in February, adopted by the two.0L turbo in the summertime. The sixth era of Nissan’s best-selling sedan made its world debut on the 2018 New York Worldwide Auto Present, alongside the primary North American displaying of Nissan’s System E race automotive. “The all-new Altima builds on 25 years of heritage,” mentioned Kalyana Sivagnanam, regional vice chairman, Advertising and marketing and Gross sales for Nissan within the Africa, Center East and India (AMI) area. “It’s an extremely well-liked mannequin within the Center East, and we’re assured that the developments made within the sixth era of....


Second-life EV batteries energy ‘off-grid’ adventures

LONDON  – Nissan Power and OPUS Campers have collaborated on a sensible tenting idea that makes use of second-life Nissan electrical automobile batteries to ship as much as per week’s value of distant energy for “off-grid” adventures. The Nissan x OPUS idea integrates the just lately unveiled Nissan Power ROAM, a conveyable, all-in-one, weatherproof energy pack harnessing Nissan’s EV battery expertise for handy, emission-free and silent energy on the go. With a storage capability of 700Wh and an influence output of 1kW, the ROAM’s lithium-ion cells are recovered from first-generation Nissan electrical automobiles, guaranteeing a sustainable second-life for the batteries. Mounted in a particular compartment on the entrance of the OPUS, the Nissan Power ROAM unit offers an influence provide to each the 230v circuit and the 12v circuit (through recharging of the on-board leisure battery which powers the 12v system). This helps help sufficient vitality autonomy for round seven days....




Nissan x OPUS idea camper makes use of second-life EV batteries to energy ‘off-grid’ adventures

NISSAN Power and OPUS Campers have collaborated on a sensible tenting idea that makes use of second-life Nissan electrical automobile batteries to ship as much as per week’s value of distant energy for ‘off-grid’ adventures. The Nissan x OPUS idea integrates the not too long ago unveiled Nissan Power ROAM, a conveyable, all-in-one, weatherproof energy pack harnessing Nissan’s EV battery know-how for handy, emission-free and silent energy on the go. With a storage capability of 700Wh and an influence output of 1kW, the ROAM’s lithium-ion cells are recovered from first-generation Nissan electrical autos, guaranteeing a sustainable second-life for the batteries. Mounted in a particular compartment on the entrance of the OPUS, the Nissan Power ROAM unit offers an influence provide to each the 230v circuit and the 12v circuit (through recharging of the on-board leisure battery which powers the 12v system). This helps help sufficient vitality autonomy for round seven....


January Vendor Model Ambassadors Introduced

THREE vendor workers kicked off the brand new yr in model with the information that they have been every named a ‘‘Model Ambassador Of The Month’ for January. The month-to-month award, which is open to all workers within the Nissan retail community, recognises a person’s excellent dedication to prospects and colleagues. It’s designed to rejoice greatest apply and distinctive particular person efficiency, and in January noticed Mike Kelly of Wessex Garages Bristol and Michael Hunter and Kelsey Hek from Norton Means Letchworth successful reward from NMGB administrators and 350 N-GAGE factors every. Buyer High quality Supervisor Mike Kelly was nominated by Wessex Garages Vendor Principal, Brian Edwards. Brian stated: “ A buyer got here in with no reserving on account of an online reserving error, so Mike made a reserving for a similar day and made positive they didn’t have a wasted go to and managed to suit this right....




Nissan e.dams places each automobiles on the entrance of the System E pack

MEXICO CITY – Nissan showcased the efficiency facet of Nissan Clever Mobility within the ABB FIA System E Championship in Mexico Metropolis this weekend. Mexico’s best-selling automotive model showcased the second-generation Nissan LEAF to followers and media on the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in entrance of a sell-out crowd. Nissan had a formidable presence within the System E E-village and welcomed company and media to showcase Nissan Clever Mobility – the model’s imaginative and prescient for altering how automobiles are pushed, powered and built-in into society. The fourth spherical of the sequence will likely be remembered for Nissan e.dams rookie driver Oliver Rowland’s beautiful efficiency and emergence as a System E front-runner. The British ace recorded the quickest trip of all of the 22 System E drivers in group qualifying earlier than going fourth quickest in his first Tremendous Pole session. Rowland backed that up with an unbelievable begin the place he....


Alliance Ventures invests in PowerShare to advance charging options and providers for electrical autos

Alliance Ventures, the strategic enterprise capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, at the moment introduced a brand new funding in PowerShare, an electrical car (EV) charging platform startup primarily based in China. PowerShare supplies a web-based platform that connects EV drivers, cost level operators and energy suppliers to streamline the charging expertise. It presents a cloud-based system, enabling suppliers to observe the demand from autos with the availability capability of the grid and drivers to seek out accessible charging stations. PowerShare is the newest addition to the Alliance Ventures portfolio within the area of early-stage growth and entrepreneurs on the reducing fringe of next-generation programs for the automotive . François Dossa, Alliance International Vice President, Ventures and Open Innovation, stated: “PowerShare’s experience matches with the Alliance’s goal to keep up our management in car electrification. A strong infrastructure community have to be established to speed up the deployment of EV and new....




Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign debuts within the Center East

DUBAI– The Dubai Autodrome is the most recent venue on the world tour for the beautiful Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign, as the last word expression of the GT-R nameplate debuts within the Center East. “Persevering with our lengthy and proud motorsport heritage within the Center East, we’re thrilled to deliver the all-exclusive GT-R50 to prospects and followers within the area,” stated Kalyana Sivagnanam, regional vice chairman, Advertising and marketing and Gross sales, Nissan AMI and president of Nissan Center East. “The Nissan GT-R is likely one of the world’s most iconic supercars. The GT-R50 by Italdesign is the GT-R taken to the subsequent degree, with no compromise in efficiency, styling or craftsmanship. The GT-R50 is the right embodiment of the Nissan model and an ultra-limited collector’s version for true fanatics who need to personal the perfect Nissan has to supply.” The GT-R50 prototype made its first look on the Goodwood....


Nissan and NISMO announce 2019 motorsports packages

FORMULA E and Tremendous GT racing will probably be among the many highlights of Nissan and NISMO’s 2019 motorsports actions, together with the GT3 competitors and the availability of engines to prototype sports activities automobiles. Nissan and Nissan Motorsports Worldwide Co., Ltd. introduced the plans right this moment at an occasion in Yokohama. The occasion additionally featured a chance for followers to fulfill this season’s Tremendous GT driver lineup. Components E The continued season 5 of the ABB FIA Components E Championship is Nissan’s first. Nissan can be the primary Japanese firm to affix the all-electric road racing sequence. The corporate is utilizing Components E to showcase the efficiency facet of Nissan Clever Mobility, its imaginative and prescient for altering the way in which automobiles are pushed, powered and built-in into society. Nissan has used its years of expertise growing and manufacturing the Nissan LEAF – the world’s best-selling electrical....




Nissan e.dams brings its Formulation E tempo to Mexico

NISSAN e.dams is taking its Formulation E problem to new heights – actually – after a powerful spherical in Chile, the place the crew began on pole and led two-thirds of the race. This weekend’s competitors at Mexico Metropolis’s Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez is the very best on the ABB FIA Formulation E Championship calendar, at 2.2 kilometers above sea stage. The low air stress and oxygen ranges current new challenges for the crew: The decrease the air stress, the more durable it’s to chill the powertrain and battery of the crew’s all-electric Formulation E race automobiles. Whereas that is Nissan’s first Formulation E season, the corporate already has a stable monitor document with regard to electrical automobiles in Mexico. The Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical car, went on sale within the nation in 2014. Nissan lately launched the second technology of the LEAF, which is the primary car in....


Newest automobile know-how launches in Russia as manufacturing of latest Nissan Qashqai begins in Saint Petersburg

NISSAN has celebrated the beginning of manufacturing of the Nissan Qashqai at its plant in Saint Petersburg, Russia, because it brings the newest model of its best-selling crossover to the Russian market. The announcement comes simply months after the brand new X-Path was launched for manufacturing on the plant in October 2018. The brand new Nissan Qashqai incorporates a vary of vital upgrades to each the outside and inside, providing enhanced performance and Nissan Clever Mobility applied sciences. These embody Ahead Emergency Braking (FEB) and Rear Cross Site visitors Alert (RCTA), each of which assist to keep away from the chance of collisions and supply added security and peace of thoughts for the driving force. Different upgrades embody a extra trendy exterior design and new inside trims. In-built Russia for the Russian market, engineers on the Russian subdivision of Nissan Technical Middle Europe (NTCE) have additionally tailored the brand new....




Nissan and Groupe Hasnaoui to construct new automotive plant in Algeria

ALGIERS, Algeria – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Groupe Hasnaoui will make investments a complete of $160 million in a brand new Nissan automobile plant in Algeria to satisfy rising buyer demand within the nation and throughout Africa. The 2 corporations will arrange a three way partnership in coming weeks, having acquired approval by the Algerian authorities on Dec. 6, 2018. The plant may have the capability to construct 63,500 passenger vehicles and lightweight industrial autos yearly, and can produce a number of fashions. Particulars of the lineup shall be introduced at a later date. Nissan goals to double its presence within the Africa, Center East and India area over the course of the corporate’s Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022 midterm plan. Increasing industrial operations into new markets, like Algeria, is a part of the expansion technique. The transfer into the market follows Nissan’s announcement final yr that it’ll begin making....


New Nissan Qashqai manufacturing begins in Russia

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia – Nissan has celebrated the beginning of manufacturing of the Nissan Qashqai at its plant in Saint Petersburg, Russia, because it brings the most recent model of its best-selling crossover to the Russian market. The announcement comes simply months after the brand new X-Path was launched for manufacturing on the plant in October 2018. The brand new Nissan Qashqai contains a vary of necessary upgrades to each the outside and inside, providing enhanced performance and Nissan Clever Mobility applied sciences. These embody Ahead Emergency Braking (FEB) and Rear Cross Visitors Alert (RCTA), each of which assist to keep away from the chance of collisions and supply added security and peace of thoughts for the motive force. Different upgrades embody a extra fashionable exterior design and new inside trims. Inbuilt Russia for the Russian market, engineers on the Russian subdivision of Nissan Technical Middle Europe (NTCE) have additionally....




Nissan LEAF e+ three.ZERO Restricted Version pre-orders hit three,000 buyer milestone throughout Europe one month after announcement

UNPRECEDENTED demand for the newest model of the Nissan LEAF electrical car (EV) has seen pre-orders hit the three,000 mark, a month after the brand new mannequin was unveiled at CES in Las Vegas. The brand new Nissan LEAF e+ three.ZERO Restricted Version, which is fitted with a 62kWh battery, has confirmed to be a really enticing proposition on the continent. Pre-orders of the brand new mannequin presently complete greater than three,000, which places the Nissan LEAF in prime place to attain report gross sales as soon as once more in 2019 after a really profitable 2018. Norway is presently main the cost with pre-orders reaching virtually half of the three,000 models. LEAF was the top-selling automobile total in Norway in 2018. Motorists in search of a extra eco-friendly and uncompromised driving expertise proceed to be drawn by the automobile’s all-round functionality. The Nissan LEAF e+ three.ZERO Restricted Version has....


Nissan e.dams brings its Components E tempo to Mexico

MEXICO CITY – Nissan e.dams is taking its Components E problem to new heights – actually – after a powerful spherical in Chile, the place the group began on pole and led two-thirds of the race. This weekend’s competitors at Mexico Metropolis’s Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez is the best on the ABB FIA Components E Championship calendar, at 2.2 kilometers above sea stage. The low air strain and oxygen ranges current new challenges for the group: The decrease the air strain, the tougher it’s to chill the powertrain and battery of the group’s all-electric Components E race vehicles. Whereas that is Nissan’s first Components E season, the corporate already has a strong observe report with regard to electrical vehicles in Mexico. The Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical car, went on sale within the nation in 2014. Nissan lately launched the second technology of the LEAF, which is the primary car....




Nissan studies third-quarter outcomes for fiscal yr 2018

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. immediately introduced monetary outcomes for the three-month interval to Dec. 31, 2018. For the quarter, Nissan generated an working revenue of 103.three billion yen on internet revenues of three.05 trillion yen, equal to an working margin of three.four%. General operations continued to enhance within the third quarter, regardless of constantly difficult market circumstances: In Japan, China, Thailand, the Philippines and Latin America the corporate’s automobile gross sales outperformed the market. Whereas gross sales decreased within the U.S., high quality of gross sales improved. The corporate’s outcomes for the complete fiscal yr additionally mirror 9.2 billion yen that had not been booked in prior fiscal years.   TSE report foundation – China JV fairness foundation1 Yen in billions FY17 Q3 FY18 Q3 % change yr on yr Revenues 2,875.5 three,Zero45.7 +5.9 Working revenue 82.four 103.three +25.four Internet revenue2 301.6 70.four -76.7   Taking the....


Nissan and NISMO announce 2019 motorsports applications

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Components E and Tremendous GT racing will probably be among the many highlights of Nissan and NISMO’s 2019 motorsports actions, together with the GT3 competitors and the provision of engines to prototype sports activities vehicles. Nissan and Nissan Motorsports Worldwide Co., Ltd. introduced the plans at present at an occasion in Yokohama. The occasion additionally featured a possibility for followers to satisfy this season’s Tremendous GT driver lineup. Components E The continuing season 5 of the ABB FIA Components E Championship is Nissan’s first. Nissan can also be the primary Japanese firm to affix the all-electric road racing sequence. The corporate is utilizing Components E to showcase the efficiency aspect of Nissan Clever Mobility, its imaginative and prescient for altering the best way vehicles are pushed, powered and built-in into society. Nissan has used its years of expertise growing and manufacturing the Nissan LEAF – the world’s....




World’s greatest cricket expertise named Nissan Model Ambassadors

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Nissan will proceed its relationship with prime cricket expertise after naming primary take a look at bowler on the planet, Kagiso Rabada,and former South African captain and cricket legend Shaun Pollock, as model ambassadors. The transfer additional leverages Nissan’s international sponsorship take care of the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC). Rabada enters his third 12 months as Nissan model ambassador following a massively profitable 2018 each on and off the sphere with Nissan. The 23-year-old not solely heads up the official ICC Take a look at bowling rankings, but in addition at present ranks fourth on the ODI bowling rankings. “I am thrilled to be partnering with Nissan for a 3rd 12 months,” mentioned Rabada. “We have accomplished some nice stuff collectively and I am trying ahead to larger and higher issues in 2019. Nissan is an progressive model that I actually take pleasure in being part....


Materials Wealth: Handcrafting the cabin of the INFINITI QX50

HONG KONG – Whether or not creating ukiyo-e woodblock prints, embroidering a silk obi sash, and even designing the cabin of a brand new automotive, Japanese handcraft is topic to 2 distinctive approaches to design: “mitate” (pronounced “mee-ta-teh”) and “shitate” (“shee-ta-teh”). These strategies complement each other, encouraging and enabling craftspeople to imbue their work with an elevated sense of artistry. These philosophies served because the inspiration for INFINITI’s design method of the QX50’s inside. “Mitate” pertains to the follow of curating and bringing collectively the absolute best choice of supplies. That is the method by which artists and artisans fastidiously think about a variety of various supplies to work with, deciding on these which elevate the character of different supplies in use by contrasting or complementing them. In flip, “shitate” is the execution, the well-made, the will to deliver out the easiest qualities of the chosen mixture of supplies. By....




Nissan Micra topped ‘New Automotive of the 12 months’ for second yr operating at 2019 FIRSTCAR Awards

FOR the second yr operating, the Nissan Micra has received total ‘New Automotive of the 12 months’ on the 2019 First Automotive awards, in addition to successful the inaugural ‘Supermini of the 12 months’ class. The ‘tech superior small automotive’ helps ship confidence to new impartial drivers because of spectacular standard-fit security options and reasonably priced value of possession. Bluetooth® with audio streaming, USB port and AUX socket – all fitted from entry-grade – improve the mannequin’s desirability with younger drivers. For 2019, the Nissan Micra has been up to date with two new 1.Zero-litre petrol engines (100PS and 117PS), a brand new Xtronic automated transmission and the introduction of a brand new N-Sport grade. The brand new engines ship extra energy but additionally improved effectivity and enhanced refinement and on-road efficiency. The brand new NissanConnect infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (from Acenta grade) lets drivers stay....


Nissan Micra topped ‘New Automobile of the 12 months’ for second 12 months operating at 2019 FIRSTCAR Awards

FOR the second 12 months operating, the Nissan Micra has gained total ‘New Automobile of the 12 months’ on the 2019 First Automobile awards, in addition to successful the inaugural ‘Supermini of the 12 months’ class. The ‘tech superior small automobile’ helps ship confidence to new unbiased drivers due to spectacular standard-fit security options and reasonably priced value of possession. Bluetooth® with audio streaming, USB port and AUX socket – all fitted from entry-grade – improve the mannequin’s desirability with younger drivers. For 2019, the Nissan Micra has been up to date with two new 1.Zero-litre petrol engines (100PS and 117PS), a brand new Xtronic computerized transmission and the introduction of a brand new N-Sport grade. The brand new engines ship extra energy but additionally improved effectivity and enhanced refinement and on-road efficiency. The brand new NissanConnect infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (from Acenta grade) lets drivers....




Nissan asks #HaveYouClickedToday India?

MUMBAI, India – Nissan India at the moment introduced the launch of Nissan Seat Belt Shirt (SBS) as a part of #HaveYouClickedToday public service and CSR initiative. This system relies on insights from a survey launched earlier this 12 months known as “Rear Seat Belt Utilization and Baby Street Security in India,” which was commissioned by Nissan India and SaveLIFE Basis. The survey discovered that over one-fifth of all Indians select to not put on rear seat belts of their automobiles as a consequence of discomfort, danger of creasing or ruining their garments. Primarily based on this perception, and with an purpose to boost consciousness across the utilization of rear seat belts in India, Nissan India partnered with Bollywood’s high designer, Kunal Rawal, to co-create the Nissan Seat Belt Shirt. “Nissan’s Rear Seat Belt survey revealed that one out 5 Indians are keen to place their lives in danger to....


Nissan shares its imaginative and prescient for electrification in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand – Nissan just lately shared its mobility roadmap for transferring Thailand in direction of a extra electrical, extra related and extra autonomous future. Talking on the Worldwide Convention on Vitality four.zero: Designing the Way forward for Thailand’s Energy Sector, Peter Galli, Nissan’s vice chairman for communications in Thailand, emphasised how technological improvements underneath Nissan Clever Mobility proceed to drive the Thai automotive business. The occasion was collectively organized by the Asian Improvement Financial institution (ADB) and the Ministry of Vitality of the Kingdom of Thailand. Peter Galli “Our mission is to remodel the best way we stay and drive,” stated Galli. “For almost 85 years, Nissan’s story has been a narrative of innovation to make peoples’ lives higher. We consider the way forward for mobility within the area is electrical, and we’re the forefront of that, with over 70 years of heritage within the electrification area. Nissan launched....




Nissan Qashqai N-Movement: final city crossover will get unique new premium design

THE Nissan Qashqai N-Movement is a brand new particular model of Nissan’s best-selling crossover and it’s on sale now. That includes new premium design components each in and out, it additional enhances the Qashqai’s place as the final word city crossover – and now it’s even higher worth for cash. Primarily based on the mid-range N-Connecta grade, the Qashqai N-Movement encompasses a suite of spec upgrades to spice up its attraction with SUV prospects. Externally these embrace silver bumper plates entrance and rear, matching door mirror caps and roof rails, plus LED headlamps with adaptive entrance lighting. The modern new look is completed with distinctive 19-inch alloys. The Qashqai N-Movement’s cabin receives a premium makeover courtesy of the redesigned entrance seats. They now characteristic unique burnt orange inserts on the bolsters, with matching stitching throughout the entire seat. Complementary stitching has additionally been added to the knee pads, on both....


Nissan units extraordinary shareholders assembly

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. as we speak held a unprecedented assembly of its board of administrators, at which it determined to carry a unprecedented assembly of shareholders in April restricted to the next goals: 1) Discharge of administrators Carlos Ghosn and Greg Kelly; 2) appointment of Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard as director. Nominations of all administrators are to be submitted for approval on the Annual Basic Assembly of Shareholders scheduled for June, after evaluation of proposals from the Particular Committee for Enhancing Governance. Define of extraordinary assembly of shareholders: Date: April eight, 2019 Time: 10:00 Venue: Grand Prince Resort New Takanawa, Minato-ku, Tokyo About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Nissan is a world full-line car producer that sells greater than 60 fashions underneath the Nissan, INFINITI and Datsun manufacturers. In fiscal yr 2017, the corporate bought 5.77 million autos globally, producing income of 11.9 trillion yen. On April....




Replace to Manufacturing Plan for Subsequent-Technology X-Path

NISSAN Motor Firm Ltd. has introduced that the next-generation X-Path for the European market shall be produced in its Kyushu plant in Japan. This mannequin was beforehand deliberate for manufacturing in Sunderland, UK, as introduced in 2016. Since that point, Nissan has elevated its investments in new powertrains and know-how for its future European autos. Subsequently the corporate has determined to optimise its investments in Europe by consolidating X-Path manufacturing in Kyushu, the manufacturing hub for this international mannequin. Different future fashions deliberate for Nissan Sunderland Plant – the next-generation Juke and Qashqai – are unaffected. Nissan Government Vice President for Manufacturing and Provide Chain Administration, Hideyuki Sakamoto, mentioned: “A mannequin like X-Path is manufactured in a number of places globally, and might subsequently be re-evaluated based mostly on adjustments to the enterprise setting. As at all times, Nissan has to make optimum use of its international investments for the....


Replace to Manufacturing Plan for Subsequent-Era X-Path

NISSAN Motor Firm Ltd. has introduced that the next-generation X-Path for the European market might be produced in its Kyushu plant in Japan. This mannequin was beforehand deliberate for manufacturing in Sunderland, UK, as introduced in 2016. Since that point, Nissan has elevated its investments in new powertrains and know-how for its future European autos. Due to this fact the corporate has determined to optimise its investments in Europe by consolidating X-Path manufacturing in Kyushu, the manufacturing hub for this world mannequin. Different future fashions deliberate for Nissan Sunderland Plant – the next-generation Juke and Qashqai – are unaffected. Nissan Government Vice President for Manufacturing and Provide Chain Administration, Hideyuki Sakamoto, mentioned: “A mannequin like X-Path is manufactured in a number of areas globally, and might due to this fact be re-evaluated primarily based on adjustments to the enterprise atmosphere. As at all times, Nissan has to make optimum use....




Nissan launches the brand new Kicks in India

DELHI, India – Nissan has launched its much-awaited Clever SUV, the brand new Nissan Kicks, in India. Manufactured on the firm’s plant at Oragadam, Chennai, the brand new Nissan Kicks gives house owners an distinctive mixture of premium, spacious interiors and classy exteriors. “The brand new Nissan Kicks displays our ardour and dedication to convey the perfect of Nissan world merchandise and know-how to our clients in India,” stated Peyman Kargar, senior vp of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and chairman of Administration Committee for Africa, Center East, and India.  “Our R&D and Design groups in India developed the SUV in collaboration with our groups in Japan, America and Brazil. The brand new Nissan Kicks has Nissan Clever Mobility at its core. It’s extra sturdy and spacious than ever earlier than and builds upon Nissan’s world SUV management, whereas enhancing security, model, spaciousness and intelligence.” The fashionable design is complemented by....


Alliance members obtain mixed gross sales of 10.76 million models in 2018

– Mixed gross sales by Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors rise 1.four% to 10.76 million models in 2018 – one in 9 of all automobiles and lightweight business autos bought worldwide – Complete gross sales of Mild Industrial Autos (LCVs) rise 13.5% to 2 million – Cumulative gross sales of electrical autos up 34% year-over-year, to 725,000 electrical autos bought since 2010 – Progress achieved on providing extra autos using CMF shared structure Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s main automotive alliance, at present introduced that its member corporations bought a mixed complete of 10,756,875 models within the 12 months to December 31, 2018. The Alliance maintained its place because the world chief in quantity gross sales of passenger and lightweight business autos. Unit gross sales for 2018 rose 1.four p.c year-over-year amid continued robust demand for autos together with the Renault Clio, Captur and Sandero, the Nissan X-Path/Rogue and Sentra/Sylphy and Mitsubishi’s....




Nissan manufacturing, gross sales and exports for December 2018 and CY 2018

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. at the moment introduced manufacturing, gross sales and export figures for December 2018 and calendar 12 months 2018.   1. Manufacturing December Nissan’s international manufacturing in December declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing in Japan surpassed year-earlier outcomes for the second consecutive month. Manufacturing exterior Japan declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing in Mexico surpassed year-earlier outcomes. Calendar 12 months 2018 Nissan’s international manufacturing in 2018 declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing in Japan declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing exterior Japan declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing in China surpassed year-earlier outcomes, setting a calendar-year document.   2. Gross sales December World gross sales in December declined from a 12 months earlier. Gross sales together with minivehicles in Japan declined from a 12 months earlier. Gross sales exterior Japan declined from a 12 months earlier. Calendar 12....


Nissan widens Micra enchantment in Europe

LISBON, Portugal – The Nissan Micra is now extra interesting than ever due to an extensively revised powertrain lineup. Three new buyer selections have been added to the Micra vary: an all-new upgraded and extra environment friendly turbocharged petrol engine with “world-first” know-how; the debut of an Xtronic computerized, on sale within the UK from February, linked to the identical engine; and the arrival of a extra highly effective “heat hatch” flagship powertrain with lowered trip peak, revised suspension and sharper steering. As well as, Nissan has additionally launched an all-new grade, the Micra N-Sport, which delivers an unique design improve each inside and out of doors the automobile. In addition to delivering “Extra Micra” than ever earlier than, every new model provides improved powertrain refinement and response on all highway surfaces and in all driving situations. “With a better deal with effectivity and efficiency, these new fashions additional broaden....




Dorchester Nissan Opens Its Reworked Showroom  

DORCHESTER Nissan’s new showroom is about to make an enormous impression in each sense following its official launch on Monday. The dealership handled clients to a particular VIP opening occasion to mark the completion of its absolutely refurbished showroom on Millers Shut, which has now almost doubled in measurement and is without doubt one of the area’s most innovative retail environments. High executives from Nissan Motor GB and the Mayor of Dorchester, Councillor David Taylor, joined over 170clients for the launch, which launched guests to the reworked, 400 sq metre showroom that’s now one of many largest within the producer’s UK retail community. The refurbished showroom is the end result of two years of planning with Dorchester Nissan finishing the intensive works in two levels to minimise disruption. The preliminary stage noticed it relocate its workshop facility to a different web site in Millers Shut, with the second part commencing....


Purple-Lined Journey Nissan Navaras tackle Dakar

Peru – Dakar, some of the difficult off-road rally occasions on this planet, wrapped its tenth and closing stage on January 17. Through the grueling 12-day occasion in Peru, three FIA Dakar specification T1 Nissan Navara vans – constructed by Nissan’s South Africa-based advertising and marketing companion Purple-Lined Adventures – competed. The three Purple-Lined entries included German father-and-son duo Jurgen and Daniel Schröeder who competed beneath the PS Laser Racing banner (No. 329). Jurgen introduced loads of information and expertise to the desk, as this 12 months marked his ninth Dakar. From Dubai, Thomas Edward Bell, group proprietor, and Patrick McMurren, Bell’s pal and navigator, competed beneath the Sabertooth Motoring Journey banner (No. 419). Though this was their first Dakar, they got here properly ready with a season’s coaching within the South African Cross-Nation Collection beneath their belts. From South Africa, businessmen Shameer Variawa and Zaheer Bodhanya competed beneath the....