News Releases

Nissan at the 24 Hours of Le Mans
Jun. 15, 2016

Nissan aiming to close LM P2 era with another victory at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

Nissan has been the dominant force in the LM P2 class since its debut in 2011, and the form of the NISMO-powered teams so far in 2016 continues to demonstrate that performance advantage. The 2016 season will be the final year of competition for the VK-spec power plant with new LM P2 regulations kicking off a one-make engine formula next season.
2016 Nissan 370Z Coupe and 2016 Nissan 370Z Roadster
Jun. 15, 2016

Nissan announces U.S. pricing for 2017 370Z Coupe, 370Z NISMO and 370Z Roadster

Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2017 370Z Coupe, 370Z NISMO and 370Z Roadster, which are on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide. The iconic Nissan Z® is offered in a selection of eight 370Z Coupe models, four 370Z NISMO models and five 370Z Roadster models. One new exterior color, Chicane Yellow, is added for 2017 (except NISMO models).
SOFC system test bench
Jun. 14, 2016

Nissan announces development of the world’s first SOFC-powered vehicle system that runs on bio-ethanol electric power

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced today that it is currently researching and developing a Solid Oxide Fuel-Cell (SOFC)-powered system that runs on bio-ethanol electric power. The new system –­ a world first for automotive use – features an e-Bio Fuel-Cell with an SOFC power generator. SOFC is a fuel cell utilizing the reaction of multiple fuels, including ethanol and natural gas, with oxygen to produce electricity with high efficiency.