Today Nissan announced the promotion of Ken Hearn, currently regional general manager, central region, Nissan Canada Inc. (NCI), to the position of director, dealer network development, NCI. Hearn replaces Vincent Boerhof who was recently promoted to general manager, global dealer network development Americas, within the global headquarters of Nissan Motor Limited.
Nissan announced today that The Mississauga Food Bank recently recognized the Nissan Canada Foundation with their Corporate Volunteer of the Year Award. The award designation is driven by the number of corporate volunteer hours given, the employee engagement of volunteers from Nissan's head office and its dealer partners (Direct Nissan and Woodchester Nissan) in Mississauga, and the enthusiasm in which volunteers gave.
The 2016 Nissan Micra Cup held its fifth and sixth races of the season this Sunday at the Autodrome St-Eustache, near Montreal. For the first and only time this season, the drivers competed in two races and qualifying sessions on the same day. This format was a successful one for Kevin King and Olivier Bédard, both of whom won a race.
The 2016 Nissan Micra Cup held its fifth and sixth races of the season today at the Autodrome St-Eustache, near Montreal. For the first and only time this season, the drivers competed in two races and qualifying sessions on the same day. This format was a successful one for Kevin King and Olivier Bédard, both of whom won a race.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced today that it is currently researching and developing a Solid Oxide Fuel-Cell (SOFC)-powered system that runs on bio-ethanol electric power. The new system – a world first for automotive use – features an e-Bio Fuel-Cell with an SOFC power generator. SOFC is a fuel cell utilizing the reaction of multiple fuels, including ethanol and natural gas, with oxygen to produce electricity with high efficiency.
This Sunday, June 19th at the Autodrome St-Eustache, northwest of Montreal, the Nissan Micra Cup will present its fifth and sixth races of the 2016 season. This will be the only time during the season that two races are contested on the same day. In addition, these races in St-Eustache are the first mandatory races of the season and will also be the series debut for former open wheel star driver, Bertrand Godin.
Olympic cycling legend Sir Chris Hoy is ready for his 24 Hours of Le Mans debut after completing a successful day behind the wheel at the annual Le Mans Test Day yesterday at Circuit de la Sarthe. Hoy will drive in the LM P2 class in his 24-hour debut alongside Renault-Nissan Alliance athlete Andrea Pizzitola and British racer Mike Munemann for Algarve Pro Racing aboard their Nissan-powered Ligier.
The Nissan Micra Cup held its third and fourth races of the 2016 season as part of the Spring Classic at the Circuit Mont-Tremblant this past weekend. It was an action-packed two days in summer-like temperatures which resulted in another win for Xavier Coupal on Saturday, and one for Kevin King on Sunday.
In celebration of June 3 as #NationalDonutDay, Formula Drift icon Chris Forsberg took to a production set in Southern California to put a unique spin on making donuts. Forsberg’s mission was to fling thousands of the tiny sprinkles onto more than 300 donuts using a Nissan 370Z NISMO as a utensil.
Nissan Group today announced monthly Canadian sales of 13,205 units, an increase of 1.7 per cent over last year and the best sales month ever in the company’s history. This sales achievement marks 34 consecutive months of record sales for the Nissan Group in Canada.