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Oppama Style
Jan. 28, 2013

Oppama Style

This is where it all starts: the stamping press shop. In a single loud boom, 5,000 tons of weight stamp out two panels simultaneously.
Nissan Kyushu: The Factory Life
Jan. 23, 2013

Nissan Kyushu: The Factory Life

Media often tout going "behind-the-scenes," but at the Nissan Motor Kyushu factory the Global Media Center team followed the production line from steel rolls to shipping vessel, a five-hour process that ultimately will take vehicles all over Japan and the world.
Nissan Qashqai 1.6dCi
Jan. 15, 2013

Nissan Records Best Ever European Market Share in 2012

Today, Nissan announced it achieved a record market share over the January-December 2012 period of 3.9%, up 0.1% from 2011's figure. The market share growth came from 665,756 units sold in 2012 in an overall European car market that shrunk versus last year, when Nissan sold 683,813 units. Sales for the month of December totaled 51,405 units.
Nissan COO Toshiyuki Shiga
Jan. 8, 2013

The Year Ahead

As Japan's top automobile executives gathered at an industry event in Tokyo to kick off the new year, Nissan COO Toshiyuki Shiga said he's expecting growth in 2013, citing the weaker yen and an improving outlook in China.
Global Sales EVP Takao Katagiri
Dec. 18, 2012

Record November U.S. Sales and New Sedans

Global Sales EVP Takao Katagiri speaks with the Global Media Center on the strategy behind Nissan's newly launched sedans, record November sales in the U.S., and the market outlook ahead.
Celebrating the Nissan LEAF's second birthday
Dec. 14, 2012

Excitement for EV-eryone

Nissan celebrated the electric vehicle's second birthday in Japan with a gathering of more than 200 LEAF owners at GranDrive last weekend.
Electrifying Hot Laps
Dec. 14, 2012

Electrifying Hot Laps

It has already been called the future of motor racing. The Nissan LEAF Nismo RC - all-electric, zero emission, all the performance.