16 May 2013
The first production unit of the Q50, Nissan luxury car unit Infiniti's new premium sports sedan has been built at the Tochigi plant.
9 May 2013
Nissan Motor's luxury brand Infiniti has appointed Steve Oliver as the new regional director for northern Europe covering the UK and Holland.
7 May 2013
There's good news and bad news at two Japanese car plants here in England this week.
2 May 2013
Infiniti has opened its first showroom in Hong Kong. It says the move is the next step in the premium brand’s quest to establish a strong presence In Hong Kong.
1 May 2013
French Economic Redevelopment Minister, Arnaud Montebourg, has welcomed plans by Nissan to build the Micra at Renault's Flins plant near Yvelines, with an objective of producing 82,000 vehicles per year from 2016.
26 April 2013
Nissan will again build the Micra (March) in Europe but the next generation car will be made at the Renault Flins plant, near Paris, France, from 2016 at an estimated annual volume of 82,000 vehicles.
23 April 2013
Nissan's Infiniti division is to build a a long wheelbase version of the Q50 sports sedan and a new QX50 crossover for China locally.
22 April 2013
Details of concepts and new models which made their global debuts on Saturday 20 April at Auto Shanghai's media preview day.
18 April 2013
Nissan's Infiniti may build a new factory in North America to manufacture vehicles locally.
11 April 2013
Toyota, Nissan, Honda, and Mazda are recalling a combined 3.39m vehicles globally, all traced back to an identical problem with the passenger-side airbag supplied by Takata. IHS Automotive analyst Paul Newton considers the implications.
5 April 2013
Some good sales numbers out of the US this week as new models get favourable reactions and a degree of cautious optimism prevails. Soon we'll get a reality check in the form of the first quarter financial results.
2 April 2013
Keno Kato is corporate vice president of Global Product Strategy and Product Planning for Nissan and Infiniti. Glenn Brooks recently met him and took the opportunity to ask a variety of questions concerning future model plans.
2 April 2013
Multiple concepts and new models are making their global debuts at the New York auto show. Public days are 29 March to 7 April.
28 March 2013
Nissan on Thursday (28 March) officially started production of an updated Leaf EV for Europe at its Sunderland plant in north east England.
25 March 2013
François Goupil de Bouillé is the new head of global operations at Nissan Motor luxury car unit Infiniti
12 March 2013
Mercedes-Benz is again considering building a supermini wearing its own badges, rather than smart.
12 March 2013
Nissan North America will give the 2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid its global debut at the New York motor show. The new powertrain for this SUV consists of a supercharged 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine plus a 15kW electric motor.
12 March 2013
Nissan Motor has announced its plan to expand the use of advanced high tensile strength steel (AHSS) in up to 25% of the vehicle parts (measured by weight) installed in its new production models.
8 March 2013
Having peered under concepts to check for real engines and suspension systems, and gently interrogated multiple industry executives in the quest to slake readers' insatiable thirsts for knowledge, Glenn Brooks now reports his findings.
7 March 2013
As our list of vehicle and concept world premieres attests, this year’s Geneva motor show media preview days saw a bumper crop of new models revealed. Glenn Brooks, our man at the Palais des Expositions, reports his observations.
6 March 2013
Details of concepts and new models which made their global debuts at the Geneva motor show on media preview days 5 and 6 March.
4 March 2013
Canadian car sales dropped a moderate 3.3% in February in a third straight monthly decline, as good demand for Detroit brands helped offset a setback for the Japanese.
25 February 2013
Nissan has announced it will sell its revived Datsun brand, now a low-cost alternative in South Africa, starting with a new passenger vehicle for launch by the end of 2014.
20 February 2013
Nissan Motor expects its Infiniti luxury car business to become profitable in three to four years as it begins production in China and introduces entry level vehicles to attract customers.
14 February 2013
Renault-Nissan Alliance ("Alliance") and UniCredit have agreed to establish a dedicated automotive bank offering a wide range of financial services to Renault, Nissan and Infiniti brand customers and dealers in Russia.
8 February 2013
There have been some cold winds blowing this week, literally and metaphorically. The metaphorical blasts are all too familiar and can be summed up in three words: problems in Europe.
7 February 2013
Jatco has announced plans to invest US$220m to establish its second plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico. The new plant is scheduled to start production in the summer of 2014 with annual production capacity of 400,000 units
6 February 2013
UK new car registrations rose 11.5% to 143,643 units in January, another positive result to contrast with markets elsewhere in Europe.
17 January 2013
Booming exports from Nissan's Sunderland plant in north east England are behind a supplier influx in response to the demand.
16 January 2013
A final list of world premiere concepts and production models which appeared at the North American International Auto Show's media preview days.