News Releases

Altima V8 Supercars Pass the Test
Feb 19, 2013

Altima V8 Supercars Pass the Test

Over the weekend, Rick Kelly (#15 Jack Daniel's Nissan Altima) and James Moffat (#360 Norton Nissan Altima) were on track at the V8 Supercars Championship test day at the Sydney Motorsport Park, New South Wales, Australia.
Dr. Maarten Sierhuis (low res version)
Feb 18, 2013

Nissan names Maarten Sierhuis to lead new Silicon Valley research center

Nissan today announced the hiring of Dr. Maarten Sierhuis as research director to lead the newly opened Nissan Research Center Silicon Valley (NRC-SV). Sierhuis, a recognized expert in the field of artificial intelligence, will lead the new center's efforts in the areas of autonomous driving and connected-vehicle systems.
Brad Lovell Named 2012 Dirt Sports Racer of the Year
Feb 18, 2013

Brad Lovell Named 2012 Dirt Sports Racer of the Year

Brad Lovell was named Racer of the Year by Dirt Sports Magazine at an awards presentation at the Oakley world headquarters on Feb. 13 -- the latest of many honors coming out of an unforgettable 2012 racing season.
Nissan LEAF Smashes 50,000 Global Sales Milestone
Feb 14, 2013

Nissan LEAF Smashes 50,000 Global Sales Milestone

Today the 100% electric Nissan LEAF marked another milestone in the history of EVs as it passed the 50,000 sales mark, reinforcing its position as the best selling electric vehicle of all time.
Nissan Mexicana Blazes the Path for a Zero Emissions Future
Feb 12, 2013

VIDEO REPORT: Nissan Mexicana Blazes the Path for a Zero Emissions Future

About 70 taxi drivers in México have been driving fully electric Nissan LEAFs for more than a year now as part of a pilot program launched in 2011. The objective is to showcase the car's technology while building experience and evidence of the Nissan LEAF potential under various driving conditions in México.