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Management briefing - Paris motor show preview

23 September 2016

This, the first of two management briefing reports concerning the 2016 Paris Mondial de l’Automobile, offers a sneak preview of the confirmed and likely world debut cars and concept vehicles.


Nissan’s connectivity integration challenge

1 June 2016

It just goes to show how times are changing. A new survey shows just how much our smartphones rule our lives and car buyers admit they can like everything about a new model – the styling, price, fuel economy and how it drives – but will walk out of the showroom if it doesn’t synch with their mobile phone.


Nissan's ambitious global SUV plans

12 April 2016

Nissan has big plans to expand its SUV line-up into the 2020s, building on its major successes with the Qashqai and Juke. And the first additional model will be revealed in just a few weeks' time in a segment many see as the potential next big sweet spot in certain key markets.


ANALYSIS - 2016 Infiniti Q50 range

22 March 2016

In a fresh bid to enliven sales of the Q50 range, Infiniti has given this C-Class sized sedan new turbocharged V6 engines, including a 400hp unit.

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Carlos Ghosn interview

5 May 2016

Along with Dacia in Romania, Avtovaz in Russia and Samsung in Korea, the Renault-Nissan Alliance is now one of the top four automobile manufacturers with global sales of 8.5m in 2015. Roger Stansfield recently caught up with CEO Carlos Ghosn.


Williams CEO eyes consultancy business expansion

20 May 2015

Mike O'Driscoll, Group CEO of Williams, leads a brand that is well known for its motorsports activity and Formula One participation. However, the firm is now eyeing more consultancy business and looking further afield for opportunities. Ian Adcock caught up with him to hear more.


Q&A with JATCO Ltd

14 October 2014

Calum MacRae talked to JATCO's Yuko Fujita. JATCO holds 49% of the world CVT market. JATCO, 75% held by Nissan Motor Company, was exhibiting at the Paris Motor Show for the first time.


INTERVIEW: Audi's 'Mr RHD' retires

31 July 2014

David Ingrams, who retired from Audi UK's press office today (31 July) played a key role in helping the German automaker's engineers achieve "uncompromised" right hand drive configurations and also oversaw a collection of about 50 classic cars, many of which he helped to launch when new. The man who praised Audi for taking the long-term view has himself served 36 years with the automaker and the connection may not yet be completely severed.

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just-auto Plus only Nissan opens new brand experience gallery in Tokyo

23 September 2016

Nissan, on 20 September, 2016 held an official opening ceremony for Nissan Crossing, its new brand experience space in Tokyo’s prestigious Ginza district, shortly before the venue opens its doors to the public on 24 September. The event was attended...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti EMEA appoints new vice president

23 September 2016

Raoul Picello (53) has been appointed vice president, Europe, Middle East and Africa for Infiniti Motor Company, effective 1 October, 2016. Picello, currently vice president of sales for Nissan in Europe, succeeds François Goupil de Bouille, who is...


Paris show world debuts list - Ferrari GTC4Lusso T

22 September 2016

Ferrari will reveal an additional version of the four-wheel drive, four-seat GTC4Lusso at the Paris motor show. The GTC4Lusso T retains the four-wheel steering system of the existing V12-engined car but is powered by a 449kW/610CV 3,855cc turbocharged V8 and has rear-wheel drive.


just-auto Plus only Nissan reveals all new NV300 van

22 September 2016

Following a tantalising glimpse of its distinctive V-motion grille ahead of the UEFA Champions League Final in May, Nissan has now revealed the all-new NV300 van in full. As the eagerly anticipated replacement for the Primastar, the NV300 sits between...


just-auto Plus only Nissan unveils Navara EnGuard at Hannover show

22 September 2016

Nissan has unveiled an all-new vehicle at the 2016 Hannover Motor Show. The Nissan Navara EnGuard concept is a durable and tough all-terrain pick-up, designed to operate as a life-saving rescue platform in some of the world's most harsh and extreme...


just-auto Plus only Nissan US announces 2017 Altima prices

20 September 2016

Nissan, on 19 September, 2016, announced US pricing for the 2017 Nissan Altima, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide with a starting MSRP of US$22,500, unchanged from the 2016 Altima 2.5 model. Altima continues to lead Nissan sales in 2016...


just-auto Plus only Nissan US names two regional vice presidents

15 September 2016

Nissan, on 14 September, 2016, announced two executive changes in its field sales and marketing organisation aimed at boosting the company's sales momentum in several key US markets. Kevin Wagstaff, currently director, dealer network development for...


just-auto Plus only Nissan launches new Kicks crossover in Mexico

15 September 2016

Nissan Mexico has launched its new crossover, Nissan Kicks, in Mexico City. This global model, which is produced at Nissan's A1 manufacturing plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico is being introduced for the first time into the Mexican market and is expected to...


just-auto Plus only Nissan India to export Datsun Go+ to South Africa

15 September 2016

Nissan India expanded its successful exports programme to an additional market with the introduction of Datsun GO+ to South Africa. Sales of the Datsun GO+, produced at the Renault-Nissan Alliance plant in Oragadam near Chennai, will begin in September in...


Renault-Nissan Alliance sells 350,000 EVs

13 September 2016

The Renault-Nissan Alliance said it had sold its 350,000th electric vehicle since December 2010, when the Nissan Leaf went on sale.


Hyperdrive using Leaf batteries for own products

13 September 2016

Hyperdrive Innovation said it was the first company to secure the supply of Nissan’s UK-made Leaf lithium-ion battery technology for its own commercial products.


just-auto Plus only Nissan US recalls certain models over ABS issue

12 September 2016

Recall Subject: Brake Fluid may Leak into ABS Pump and Ignite Report Receipt Date: 2 September 2016 NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V636000 Component(s): Service Brakes, Hydraulic Potential Number of Units Affected: 120,329 All Products Associated with this...


just-auto Plus only Nissan reveals 2017 Rogue update ahead of launch

12 September 2016

Jose Munoz, executive vice president, Nissan Motor and chairman, Nissan North America, on 9 September 2016 unveiled a major update to the 2017 Rogue compact SUV prior to its world debut this weekend at the Miami International Auto Show. The new Rogue, which...


just-auto Plus only Nissan debuts 2017 Sentra SR Turbo at Miami show

12 September 2016

The new 2017 Sentra SR Turbo made its world debut on 10 September, 2016, at the 46th annual Miami International Auto Show. Also making its debut at the show, which runs from 10-18 September at the Miami Beach Convention Centre, is the new 2017 Nissan Rogue....


Nissan building new engine plant in Indonesia

9 September 2016

Japan’s Nissan Motor began construction this week of a new engine and transmission production facility at its existing plant in Purwakarta in the Indonesian province of West Java.


just-auto Plus only Nissan to sell its JV stakes to Ashok Leyland

9 September 2016

Nissan Motor and Ashok Leyland on 7 September 2016 announced a restructuring agreement that will enable both companies to enter into a new phase in their business interaction. Nissan has agreed to sell to Ashok Leyland all of Nissan’s shares in three...


just-auto Plus only Nissan India August 2016 sales increase 111%

6 September 2016

Nissan Motor India, 1 September, reported domestic sales of 5,918 vehicles in August 2016 versus 2,809 units a year ago in August 2015. The Japanese carmaker reported 111% year-on-year growth in sales for August 2016. Commenting on the sales results,...


just-auto Plus only Nissan launches four Nissan Vision models

5 September 2016

Driving today can be challenging. The roads are busy, squeezing through gaps takes pinpoint judgement and car parking spaces can be tricky to get in and out of. That’s why Nissan has launched the Nissan Vision range, four special editions with advanced...


just-auto Plus only Nissan Group US sales down 6.5% in August 2016

2 September 2016

Nissan Group on 1 September 2016, announced total US. sales for August 2016 of 124,638 units, a decrease of 6.5% over the prior year. Nissan highlights: Overall sales of Nissan crossovers, trucks and SUVs set an August record, up 19%. Sales of the Rogue...


just-auto Plus only IIHS LATCH hardware evaluation shows improvement

2 September 2016

Buckling precious cargo into a late-model vehicle has gotten a bit easier in the past year, the institute's LATCH ease-of-use ratings show. IIHS launched its ratings of child seat installation hardware in vehicles in June 2015. Out of 102 vehicles rated...


Nissan/Uber London join over air quality project

1 September 2016

Nissan said it was working with ride hailing service Uber on a new, major electric vehicle (EV) project "as part of its commitment to tackling air pollution in London and across the UK".


just-auto Plus only Nissan announces US pricing for 2017 Versa Sedan

31 August 2016

Nissan on 30 August 2016, announced a starting US manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) of US$11,990 for the 2017 Versa Sedan - unchanged from the 2016 model year (Versa Sedan S with 5-speed manual transmission). The 2017 Nissan Versa Sedan, which...


Volkswagen won't sue South Korea but Nissan has

30 August 2016

Volkswagen reportedly has decided not to sue the South Korean government which last month suspended sales of most of its models and imposed a fine of KRW17.8bn (US$15.93m) on the automaker.


just-auto Plus only Toyoda Gosei supplies fuel fillers for new Serena

30 August 2016

Toyoda Gosei on 30 August 2016, announced that its capless fuel filler and plastic fuel filler pipe are being used on Nissan Motor Company’s new 2016 model Serena. This is the first vehicle produced and sold in Japan to use Toyoda Gosei’s capless...


just-auto Plus only Nissan Crossing to showcase intelligent mobility

30 August 2016

Nissan Crossing, a venue dedicated to showcasing the Nissan brand, will open to the public in Tokyo’s prestigious Ginza district on 24 September 2016 The new facility has been built on the site of the former Nissan Gallery, a popular local landmark...


just-auto Plus only Nissan/Enel/Nuvve launch V2G project in Denmark

30 August 2016

The world’s first fully commercial vehicle-to-grid (V2G) hub is now operating in Denmark thanks to the collaboration between global automotive manufacturer Nissan, multinational energy company and smart grid technologies pioneer Enel, and...


just-auto Plus only Nissan global sales dip 0.3% in July 2016

30 August 2016

Nissan Motor on 30 August 2016, announced its production, sales and export figures for July 2016. Production Nissan's global production in July increased 7.2% year-on-year to 403,517 units, the sixth consecutive month of increase. Production in Japan...


just-auto Plus only Nissan announces US pricing for new Pathfinder

26 August 2016

Nissan on 25 August, 2016 announced US pricing for the new 2017 Nissan Pathfinder SUV, which goes on sale this week at Nissan dealers nationwide with a starting MSRP of US$29,990. Pathfinder, one of Nissan's best known and most popular nameplates in its...


just-auto Plus only Nissan launches 2017 GT-R Nismo in Japan

25 August 2016

Nissan Motor announced the launch of the 2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo, which goes on sales on 25 August, 2016 at Nissan dealers throughout Japan. Nissan also began selling “track edition engineered by Nismo,” which was unveiled on 11 July. The Nissan...


just-auto Plus only Nissan North America announces management changes

22 August 2016

Nissan Group on 19 April 2016, announced several senior management appointments in North America intended to support the company's growth and global performance. "As we achieve record levels of sales and market share in North America, it's...

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Management briefing - Paris motor show preview

23 September 2016

This, the first of two management briefing reports concerning the 2016 Paris Mondial de l'Automob...


just-auto Plus only Nissan opens new brand experience gallery in Tokyo

23 September 2016

Nissan, on 20 September, 2016 held an official opening ceremony for Nissan Crossing, its new bran...


just-auto Plus only Infiniti EMEA appoints new vice president

23 September 2016

Raoul Picello (53) has been appointed vice president, Europe, Middle East and Africa for Infiniti...


Paris show world debuts list - Ferrari GTC4Lusso T

22 September 2016

Ferrari will reveal an additional version of the four-wheel drive, four-seat GTC4Lusso at the Par...


just-auto Plus only Nissan reveals all new NV300 van

22 September 2016

Following a tantalising glimpse of its distinctive V-motion grille ahead of the UEFA Champions Le...


just-auto Plus only Nissan unveils Navara EnGuard at Hannover show

22 September 2016

Nissan has unveiled an all-new vehicle at the 2016 Hannover Motor Show. The Nissan Navara EnGuard...



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