Nissan Motorsport overcame a challenging start last weekend to record a top six finish at the V8 Supercar Phillip Island SuperSprint round. After starting Sunday's 200km race in 10th, Michael Caruso was able to advance through the field and cross the line in sixth.
Nissan North America, Inc., has earned a spot as one of DiversityInc Magazine's 2016 Top 25 Noteworthy Companies list for the third year in a row, largely due to the continued growth of its employee resource groups. One of the most successful elements of Nissan's diversity strategy, these affinity groups provide employees who have shared interests/identities with the opportunity to work cross-functionally and develop programs that drive a culture of inclusion in the workplace.
Nissan's Driver Attention Alert system is intended to address potential driver fatigue and inattention. The system adapts to each individual driver, monitoring steering input patterns (using steering angle sensors) during a period of driving to establish a baseline. It continuously compares subsequent driving patterns to a baseline using a statistical analysis of steering correction errors.
Nissan GT Academy Team RJN completed an ideal preparation for this weekend's Blancpain GT Series Endurance event in Monza and next month's Nürburgring 24 Hour after a completing a solid 10th place finish in the 'Ring Qualifying. NISMO athlete Michael Krumm led the Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 squad in yesterday's six-hour race alongside Alex Buncombe, former GT Academy winner Lucas Ordóñez and Super GT GT300 star, Kazuki Hoshino.
The Nissan-dominated grid at the opening round of the FIA World Endurance Championship and the European Le Mans Series were forced to not only do battle with each other, but also fight the English weather. While teams were prepared for rain, the snow – which curtailed the final FIA WEC practice session – took things to an entirely new level.
Always Evolving/AIM Autosport Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 driver James Davison pulled out a stunning drive to fourth place on the streets of Long Beach today in the latest Pirelli World Challenge round. After only qualifying 11th fastest, Davison made a charging start to be seventh after the opening lap. He again made the most of restarts after the first yellow flag and made further progress to move to fifth place.
Nissan, proud global automotive partner of the UEFA Champions League, tested its vehicles during an innovative football game with the best alignment: The star product portfolio in Latin America. The innovative encounter was a faithful recreation of an official UEFA Champions League match with lineups presentation, referee, opening ceremony, halftime and closing-time.
WardsAuto today named the all-new 2016 Nissan Maxima as one of its "10 Best Interiors" for 2016. The Maxima features a bold new exterior design and a premium-crafted interior anchored by a command central fighter jet-inspired driver's cockpit that rivals luxury vehicles.
Nissan GT Academy Team RJN endured a challenging return to the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup as the 2015 Endurance Series champions launched the 2016 campaign in Misano, Italy last weekend. While the Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 wasn't suited to the tight confines of the Misano layout, both the No.22 and No.23 machines made strong progress in the qualifying race on Saturday night.
NISMO-power will again dominate the field in the opening rounds of the FIA World Endurance Championship and the European Le Mans Series at Silverstone next weekend with 43 cars hitting the track with Nissan engines.