Production has started on Nissan's new extra-large press at its manufacturing plant in Sunderland. The £37 million pound project has taken just over 18 months to complete since ground was broken mid-way through 2015. Once at full capacity, it will be capable of stamping 2.5 million panels a year with a force in excess of 5,200 tons.
Founded in 1999, the Alliance, with its new partner Mitsubishi Motors, is the longest-lasting cross-cultural combination among major carmakers. This unique partnership is a pragmatic, flexible business tool that can expand to accommodate new projects and partners worldwide.
Adel Abdulla in his Nissan Patrol has been crowned the 2016 FIA T2 World Champion. Running with support from Nissan Middle East, Nissan Qatar and the Qatar Motor and Motorcycle Federation (QMMF), the Qatari produced several stunning performances in last year's FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies and finished second in the unofficial points' standings behind Saudi Arabia's Yasir Saeidan.
At the recommendation of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn, the Nissan Board of Directors has decided that as of April 1, 2017, Hiroto Saikawa will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer.
There are 100 days to go until the start of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which will be played in England and Wales from June 1 to 18 while featuring the top eight one-day teams in the world. This milestone also marked the start of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Nissan Trophy Tour, a global journey bringing the excitement of the ICC Champions Trophy closer to cricket fans around the world before it arrives in England at the start of the summer.
Nissan – the official Global Automotive Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League – announces its next commercial will feature Global Ambassador and Manchester City F.C. star, Sergio Agüero and Ana Rueda Hernandez, a student and part-time baker from Madrid.
Nissan, in collaboration with RoadSafetyUAE, has launched its UAE-wide roadshow to raise awareness and increase student participation for the "Aqdar Drive Safely" program and competition, which was launched earlier in January.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. will introduce a workplace improvement initiative called “Happy Friday” in Japan, in which all employees working outside the company’s manufacturing plants will be encouraged to leave the office at 15:00 on the last Friday of every month.
The new-look No. 23 Nissan Altima Supercar of Michael Caruso has broken cover ahead of the 2017 Supercars Championship. The 2017 Supercars Championship mark's Caruso's fifth season with the Nissan Motorsport team and his third driving the No. 23 Nissan NISMO entry.
Actor Margot Robbie has been revealed as Nissan's new electric vehicle (EV) ambassador by racing the carmaker's radical all-electric BladeGlider sports car around the world-famous Monaco Grand Prix circuit, at midnight.
In December 2016, Nissan celebrated another successful motorsports season by saying thanks to the Nissan/NISMO fans – both in Japan and across the world – at NISMO Festival at Fuji Speedway in Japan. More than 30,000 fans attended the event, which brought together the stars and cars of Nissan's past and present motorsport activities from around the world.
At the end of the fiscal year in March, Nissan Motor will close the book on Nissan Power 88, our current medium-term business plan. The two eights in the title refer to our goal for operating margin and our target for global market share at the end of the plan (to be measured in fiscal 2017).
In the spring of 2008, six months before the financial markets would come crashing down, my instincts told me that the economy was about to go into a period of reassessment. But there was no clear indication, at least to those of us in the auto industry, that we were on the brink of economic collapse.
The INFINITI Q60 is a premium sports coupe that combines expressive design with exhilarating performance and dynamics. Following the arrival of the 2.0T that is currently available at INFINITI Partner's across the region, the Middle East now counts down to the arrival of the all-new powerful Q60 Red Sport 400.