News Releases

GT Academy Set to Shine in the Heat of Dubai
Jan. 9, 2013

GT Academy Set to Shine in the Heat of Dubai

Since its inception in 2008, the Nissan PlayStation® GT Academy competition has attracted over two million entries, making it unquestionably the world's most accessible driver scholarship.
Nissan March
Jan. 8, 2013

Nissan do Brasil is Top Growing Brand in 2012

Nissan do Brasil reached a new milestone in 2012. In addition to being the top growing automaker for the third consecutive year, Nissan do Brasil has for the first time exceeded 100,000 units sold in the domestic market. These are considerable results for Nissan, taking into account the issues faced by the brand due to vehicle shortages at dealerships.
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.
Nissan Trucks: Mud and Flight
Jan. 4, 2013

Nissan Trucks: Mud and Flight

Off-Roading is life for Nissan drivers #1 Carl Renezeder and #2 Casey Currie. The Firebird raceway at the Lucas Oil off-road series is as good as it gets.
Trevor Mann
Jan. 4, 2013

Trevor Mann

As Chief Performance Officer for Nissan, Trevor is uniquely dedicated to the overall performance of the company.
Hiroto Saikawa
Jan. 3, 2013

Hiroto Saikawa

Hiroto Saikawa is chief competitive officer (CCO) in charge of leading global purchasing, manufacturing, supply chain management, R&D, and total customer satisfaction.
2013 Nissan Altima Sedan
Jan. 3, 2013

Nissan North America Sales Increase 9.5 Percent in 2012

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported record U.S. calendar year sales of 1,141,656 units versus 1,042,534 in 2011, an increase of 9.5 percent and the first time that the Nissan brand sold more than 1 million units in a calendar year. December Nissan North America sales were 99,290, down 1.6 percent from the prior year.
2012 GT Academy Champions
Jan. 3, 2013

Nissan PlayStation GT Academy to Take Center Stage at Dubai 24 Hours

Nissan and PlayStation® will demonstrate the growth in scale and stature of its innovative GT Academy virtual-to-real-racer competition in January. 2012's GT Academy Champions from Europe, USA, Germany and Russia will line up on the grid at the prestigious Dubai 24 Hour race (January 10-12, 2013) in two 370Z Nismo GT4 Race cars and in doing so they complete their transition from PlayStation's class-leading Gran Turismo®5 game to Nissan's Endurance Race Team in just four months.