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Hiroto Saikawa
Feb 22, 2017

Hiroto Saikawa appointed as Nissan Chief Executive Officer

At the recommendation of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn, the Nissan Board of Directors has decided that as of April 1, 2017, Hiroto Saikawa will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Ghosn will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors, and he will seek a renewal of his mandate at the company’s general shareholders meeting in June 2017.
Rebecca Barker Vest
Feb 8, 2017

Rebecca Barker Vest named to Nashville Business Journal’s 2017 "Women of Influence" list

Rebecca Barker Vest, vice president, corporate development and social responsibility, for Nissan North America, Inc., today was named one of the winners of the Nashville Business Journal 2017 Women of Influence Awards. Now in its 11th year, the Women of Influence Awards honor women who are shaping their companies, improving Nashville communities and paving the way for the next generation of influential female leaders.
Nissan and BMW partner once again to expand DC Fast Charger access across the U.S. to benefit EV drivers
Jan 24, 2017

Nissan and BMW partner once again to expand DC Fast Charger access across the U.S. to benefit EV drivers

Nissan and BMW, two of the top EV manufacturers, have again joined forces – this time with EVgo, the nation's largest public DC Fast charging network – to increase public access to DC Fast charging stations across the U.S., with an additional 174 locations in 33 states now available to all EV owners in those markets, and over 50 more planned to be installed in 2017, supported by the partnership.
Hands-free: What it’s like to “Drive” an autonomous drive car – by Carlos Ghosn
Jan 4, 2017

Hands-free: What it’s like to “Drive” an autonomous drive car – by Carlos Ghosn

Today, I experienced the unusual, thrilling sensation of riding in the driver's seat of an autonomous-drive car as it navigated the streets of Sunnyvale in California's Silicon Valley. The car is an advanced prototype Infiniti Q50 sedan capable of handling complex city driving. It has a special California registration for autonomous drive vehicles, and I had to receive a special state license to operate it hands-free.
2016 Nissan Sentra
Dec 8, 2016

Nissan North America offers its employee vehicle pricing to families affected by the Gatlinburg wildfires

Nissan North America is offering employee pricing on most Nissan cars and trucks to individuals and businesses whose vehicle(s) sustained damage during the Gatlinburg wildfires. Those who sustained damage to, or a total loss* of, their vehicle(s) in the Gatlinburg, Tennessee, area may work with area Nissan dealerships to apply this offer, which must be redeemed for a claim ID before Jan. 3, 2017.