Formula Challenge Japan hosted Rounds 5-7 at Fuji Speedway over the September 1-2 weekend, with the #12 machine of Nissan Driver Development Program (NDDP) driver Mitsunori Takaboshi netting 3rd place in Round 6.
The sixth round of the 2012 SUPER GT series will be held on September 8 and 9 at Fuji Speedway in Shizuoka Prefecture. SUPER GT generally sticks to only one race per year at tracks in Japan and elsewhere, but in recent years has made an exception in order to hold two races annually at Fuji, the mecca of GT racing.
The Moscow International Automobile Salon reflects the nation's rising economic fortunes and the importance global carmakers place on success here, with booths underscoring the rapid ascension of the Russian show to the tops of the global ranks.
The Moscow International Motor Show kicked off Wednesday, and Nissan Executive Vice President Andy Palmer says the carmaker's top European market, Russia, and its manufacturing base have never been more important.
With a significant new model - engineered and built in Russia for Russia - and ambitious plans for the future, Nissan's presence at the 16th Moscow International Auto Salon underlines the company's major commitment to this important region.
Nissan North America, in conjunction with BankPlus, recently awarded educational grants totaling more than $77,000 to local schools in Mississippi. More than 100 teachers and administrators from Madison County and Canton public school districts were recognized at a special awards reception held Aug. 27 at the Nissan vehicle assembly plant in Canton, Miss.