Nissan now has a new research center in the heart of Silicon Valley. Company leaders said they plan to partner with other companies and research institutions to develop the best and most advanced technology possible.
About 70 taxi drivers in México have been driving fully electric Nissan LEAFs for more than a year now as part of a pilot program launched in 2011. The objective is to showcase the car's technology while building experience and evidence of the Nissan LEAF potential under various driving conditions in México.
Nissan is moving its marketing campaign "Innovation for Endurance" through new waters. The latest athlete involved in the car company's social media campaign is swimmer and five-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte.
This week the Nissan Resonance was selected as winner of the EyesOn Design Award for Best Concept Vehicle. The announcement came just hours after the unveiling of the design concept at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) held in Detroit.
Nissan presented two important all-new vehicles today during a press conference at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS): the 2014 Nissan Versa Note, which made its North American debut, and the dramatic Nissan Resonance, a design concept previewing the direction of future Nissan crossovers.
Nissan President and CEO Carlos Ghosn made news yesterday at the North American International Auto Show with predictions of self-driving cars by 2020 and comments on revving up the EV market. Pure zero-emission vehicles are still something the CEO is bullish on, despite some growing commentary that electric vehicles are over due to lack of infrastructure, reliability and cost.
Nissan has an all-new auto show property that can be experienced through sight, smell, sound and touch. It is on display for the first time ever at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.