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Carlos Ghosn
Mar. 26, 2013

Nissan CEO: EV Sales, Production, Infrastructure and China

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn says localization and lower costs will be key to Nissan's leadership in China's emerging electric car market. Ghosn, speaking at Kansai University amid a gathering of Nissan LEAF owners and students, told the Global Media Center that with China's 2 million electric car goal for 2020, Nissan will do everything possible to be the EV leader.
The View from Miyagi Prefecture: Rep. Takashi Abe
Mar. 25, 2013

The View from Miyagi Prefecture: Rep. Takashi Abe

Miyagi Prefectural Assemblyman Takashi Abe attended an event at local Hamaichi Elementary School commemorating the two-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake and tsunami of March 11, 2011, and ongoing revival efforts.
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.
Moms on the Move
Feb. 21, 2013

Moms on the Move

Shoppers are in full force despite snow in north Yokohama, where Nissan's New Mobility Concept vehicle is taking a step closer to the roads of Japan – and the hands of consumers.