News Releases

2012 Nissan LEAF
Dec. 6, 2011

NISSAN EXPANDS LEAF AVAILABILITY INTO NEW U.S. MARKETS

Days before the one-year anniversary of the world’s first Nissan LEAF delivery on Dec. 11, Nissan North America Inc. (NNA) expands availability of the all-electric LEAF into new U.S. markets. After one year and 20,000 global deli...
Nissan LEAF NISMO Concept
Dec. 5, 2011

NISMO Concept Reveals a Different Side to Nissan LEAF

Nismo Concept shows the sporty side of LEAF Full body kit enhances style and... increases downforce for road hugging performance LED front lighting accentuates sense of motion Second Nismo Concept, following Nis...
Dec. 5, 2011

Nissan LEAF Wins Car of the Year Japan 2011-2012

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. is proud to announce that its 100% electric Nissan LEAF has won the Car of the Year Japan 2011-2012 award. The Car of the Year Japan 2011-2012 winner was announced at the 42nd Tokyo Motor Show*1 venue. Th...
Atsuhiko Hayakawa

Atsuhiko Hayakawa

Atsuhiko Hayakawa is vice president, Manufacturing Operations, Nissan Brazil. He was named to this post effective Jan. 1, 2012.
Nov. 30, 2011

Nissan JUKE-R: Finishing Touches

Juke-R is not a stripped-out racing machine; it has all the interior comforts you'd expect from a road car. Juke's dashboard and centre console have been carefully merged with GT-R's controls, with carpets fitted throughout.
Nov. 30, 2011

Tokyo Motor Show grows in comeback year

The Tokyo Motor Show opened to international media Wednesday, the last major industry exhibition of the year, with a focus on green technology and mobility. Held in the Japanese capital city for the first time since 1987, the...