Nissan Technical Center, Atsugi, Japan, announced today it has named MTS Systems Corporation (Nasdaq: MTSC) as Nissan's partner in its new initiative for long-range strategic testing innovation. Simultaneously Nissan placed a $2.3 million order with MTS for advanced software and hardware for evaluating car designs. Key elements of this order include recently developed six-degree-of-freedom road simulation systems, new wheel force transducers and