Today, as part of its fifth annual Ministers Day, the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant hosted faith leaders from throughout the Metro Jackson region to provide updates on the plant's operations during the past year and an outlook on community-based activities in the months ahead.
The multi-award winning Nissan LEAF has entered the record books for the second time in 2012. The convoy of 225 cars took place around the Silverstone racing circuit to break the Guinness World Record for the "largest parade of electric vehicles," beating the previous record of 218 held by Chrysler in the US.
The Gold Metal Auction is on, featuring a unique, Gold Nissan GT-R signed by the world's fastest man, and Usain Bolt is here with a message on how this special auction will benefit his charity, the Usain Bolt Foundation.
At an event in Rio de Janeiro today, Nissan do Brasil presented 25 of the 30 members of "Team Nissan," an incentive program for athletes focused on the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympic Games™. "Team Nissan" was selected by a jury that included:
Slower sales and increased competition in markets such as China, Russia and Europe put a strain on October results, says Nissan EVP of Global Sales Takao Katagiri. Highlights of the month, however, include the popularity of new models, an updated Nissan LEAF in Japan, and strong sales in Thailand.
Southern California gets its first look at the revolutionary Nissan DeltaWing racecar at the 2012 Los Angeles International Auto Show, which runs at the Los Angels Convention Center from Nov. 30th through Dec. 9th. The low-slung ground missile features half the weight, aerodynamic drag, tire wear and fuel consumption of normal endurance racing cars while remaining competitive on track.
Nissan announced today that effective January 1, 2013, Jose Roman will be named director of Nissan Latin America & the Caribbean (NLAC). He will report directly to Jose Muñoz, senior vice president of Sales and Marketing for the Latin American region and Customer Quality and Dealer Network Development for Nissan Americas.