The Nissan Foundation today announced its board of directors has awarded $700,000 in grants to nonprofits in seven states to support innovative programs that break down societal barriers and build inclusive communities through education and outreach. The Nissan Foundation has awarded more than $9.3 million to date.
The Tennessee Titans and the Nissan "Heisman House" now have back-to-back Heisman Trophy winners running plays for them: 2016 Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry, and 2015's honoree, Marcus Mariota. Today, Henry was at Nissan North America headquarters, about 15 miles south of Nissan Stadium, where he'll play home games as a professional, to be inducted into the "Nissan Heisman House."
Nissan today announced a series of senior management appointments in North America intended to support the company's growth and global performance during the final year of the 'Power 88' mid-term business plan.
The 2016 Nissan Frontier has been recognized as the top mid-size truck in the J.D. Power 2016 Initial Quality Study (IQS), the industry benchmark for new vehicle quality. Additionally, the Nissan brand jumped 10 spots in the study, bringing it to 10th position, sixth among non-premium brands and above the overall industry average.
The annual Nissan JAM – which for 2016 moves to a new, larger venue in Anaheim, California – has been announced as the latest stop for Nissan's DNA Garage live event tour. Featured vehicles at the Nissan display will include the new all-new TITAN XD 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 gasoline model and the 2016 Nissan Maxima.
Nissan today announced a new marketing platform that addresses the obstacles and challenges of everyday driving, and showcases the advanced technology capabilities of Nissan's 2016 vehicle lineup that allow drivers to "Take On" whatever challenges lie ahead. Building on momentum following Nissan's record-breaking calendar year sales in 2015, the new "Take On" marketing platform launches through a series of compelling, feature-focused advertisements and targeted digital content.
In celebration of June 3 as #NationalDonutDay, Formula Drift icon Chris Forsberg took to a production set in Southern California to put a unique spin on making donuts. Forsberg’s mission was to fling thousands of the tiny sprinkles onto more than 300 donuts using a Nissan 370Z NISMO as a utensil.
Nissan today announced pricing of $109,990* USD for the new 2017 Nissan GT-R Premium model, which goes on sale beginning in mid-July at select Nissan dealers in the United States. The 2017 Nissan GT-R represents the most significant makeover to the iconic supercar since making its debut at the 2007 Tokyo Motor Show before its launch in the U.S. as a 2009 model.
To raise awareness for proper tire care and maintenance, Nissan is celebrating National Tire Safety Week from May 29 to June 4 by reminding vehicle owners of the significant role tires play in keeping them safe on the road.