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Nissan LEAF Crosses 25,000 U.S. Sales Milestone
May. 15, 2013

Nissan LEAF Crosses 25,000 U.S. Sales Milestone

After the all-electric Nissan LEAF's best sales month ever in March and a 423.5 percent year-over-year sales increase in April, Nissan LEAF continues to make history by crossing the 25,000 sales threshold, reinforcing LEAF's position as the world's best-selling electric vehicle.
Nissan FY2012 Net Income at 342.4 Billion Yen (USD 4.13 Billion)
May. 10, 2013

Nissan FY2012 Net Income at 342.4 Billion Yen (USD 4.13 Billion)

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced financial results for the twelve-month period ending March 31, 2013. Nissan faced a range of challenges during fiscal year 2012, yet fourth quarter profitability enabled the company to achieve its full-year net income target. Nissan also generated strong free cash flow and strengthened its balance sheet during FY2012.
Dan Bednarzyk
May. 3, 2013

Nissan Announces Manufacturing Leadership Changes

Nissan today announced that Dan Bednarzyk, currently vice president of the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant in Mississippi, is named to the newly created position of vice president, Total Delivered Cost, effective May 13.
Nissan to Use Advanced High Tensile Strength Steel in up to 25 Percent of New Model Parts
Mar. 12, 2013

Nissan to Use Advanced High Tensile Strength Steel in up to 25 Percent of New Model Parts

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced its plan to expand the use of Advanced High Tensile Strength Steel (AHSS) in to up to 25 percent of the vehicle parts (measured by weight) installed in its new production models. Nissan will make use of advanced high tensile strength steel starting in 2017 as one of its initiatives to help reduce vehicle weight.
Home for the Holidays: Smyrna Family Accepts Keys to Nissan-Sponsored Habitat for Humanity Home
Dec. 14, 2012

Home for the Holidays: Smyrna Family Accepts Keys to Nissan-Sponsored Habitat for Humanity Home

Today, a Smyrna, Tenn., family received an early Christmas present from Nissan and Rutherford County Habitat for Humanity—the keys to a house where they will spend the first of many holiday seasons together. At today's dedication ceremony, Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant Vice President Susan Brennan presented the keys to a Nissan-sponsored Habitat for Humanity house to LaRissa Robinson and her family.