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

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Mar. 12, 2013) - 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.
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Thiago Silva and Andrés Iniesta

Thiago Silva and Andrés Iniesta

Nissan and Habitat for Humanity filling in the cracks after the Tohoku earthquake

Nissan and Habitat for Humanity filling in the cracks after the Tohoku earthq ...

Nissan and Habitat for Humanity filling in the cracks after the Tohoku earthquake

Nissan and Habitat for Humanity filling in the cracks after the Tohoku earthq ...

Nissan and Habitat for Humanity filling in the cracks after the Tohoku earthquake

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Nissan and Habitat for Humanity filling in the cracks after the Tohoku earthquake

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Carlos Ghosn

Carlos Ghosn

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Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Carlos Ghosn outlines launch timetable for Autonomous Drive technologies

Nissan LEAF Chief Vehicle Engineer Hidetoshi Kadota

Nissan LEAF Chief Vehicle Engineer Hidetoshi Kadota

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The sound insulator in the Nissan LEAF is made from recycled clothes

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Renault-Nissan Alliance posts record €2.9B synergies in 2013 ahead of launch of first common module family vehicles

Renault-Nissan Alliance posts record €2.9B synergies in 2013 ahead of launc ...

Renault-Nissan Alliance posts record €2.9B synergies in 2013 ahead of launch of first common module family vehicles

Renault-Nissan Alliance posts record €2.9B synergies in 2013 ahead of launc ...