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DiversityInc’s 25 Noteworthy Companies
Apr. 20, 2016

Nissan named one of DiversityInc's 25 Noteworthy Companies for diversity for third year

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 Marks “Drowsy Driving Awareness Day” – New Driver Attention Alert System Offered on Maxima and Murano
Apr. 18, 2016

Driver Attention Alert (DAA)

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.
Michael Krumm
Apr. 18, 2016

Nürburgring qualifying race ideal prep for Monza Blancpain

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.
Always Evolving/AIM Autosport Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 driven by James Davison
Apr. 17, 2016

Davison charges to fourth in Long Beach

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.
VIDEO: Nissan vehicles compete during an innovative soccer match as part of its partnership with UEFA Champions League
Apr. 15, 2016

VIDEO: Nissan vehicles compete during an innovative soccer match as part of its partnership with UEFA Champions League

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.
2016 Nissan Maxima
Apr. 14, 2016

Nissan Maxima named to '2016 Wards 10 Best Interior' list

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 sets sights on Blancpain enduro in Monza after challenging Misano sprint
Apr. 14, 2016

Nissan sets sights on Blancpain enduro in Monza after challenging Misano sprint

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.
Nissan-powered FIA WEC and ELMS teams kick off 2016
Apr. 14, 2016

NISMO dominates the grid at Silverstone

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.
Datsun redi-GO
Apr. 14, 2016

Datsun launches redi-GO – India's first urban-cross

Datsun today unveiled its highly anticipated third model, the trend-setting Datsun redi-GO urban-cross, in India today. Just two years after entering the Indian market, Datsun is expanding its offering by introducing an all-new class of car aimed at the young and aspirational ready to take the next step in their lives.