Nissan USA Newsroom RSS Feed http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/corporate-us-news/rss en-US no-reply@nissannews.com (Nissan Communications) Copyright 2016 40 Fri, 06 May 2016 05:15:10 -0500 Nissan: Nissan, the Official Global Automotive Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, and scientists from Loughborough University crack the code for soccer fans’ excitement With the UEFA Champions League finalists determined this week (Real Madrid will play Atlético Madrid on May 28 in Milan), Nissan, the Official Global Automotive Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, has revealed the scientific formula for excitement in soccer. In partnership with sports science experts at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, England, the Nissan Excitement Index uses data gathered through physiological reactions of soccer fans watching UEFA Champions League matches. Nissan Thu, 05 May 2016 09:46:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-the-official-global-automotive-sponsor-of-the-uefa-champions-league-and-scientists-from-loughborough-university-crack-the-code-for-soccer-fans-excitement http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-the-official-global-automotive-sponsor-of-the-uefa-champions-league-and-scientists-from-loughborough-university-crack-the-code-for-soccer-fans-excitement Nissan: Nissan GT-R takes victory in both GT500 and GT300 Class at Fuji Speedway Nissan and NISMO have dominated the second round of the 2016 Super GT Championship, winning both the GT500 and GT300 classes at Fuji International Speedway. Held on a Wednesday as part of Japan's Golden Week celebrations, the #1 MOTUL AUTECH GT-R of Ronnie Quintarelli and Tsugio Matsuda took their second consecutive victory of 2016 after previous race leader JP de Oliveira suffered a tire failure with only four laps remaining – eliminating the #12 Calsonic IMPUL GT-R. Nissan Thu, 05 May 2016 08:48:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/super-gt-2016-round-2-race-report-nissan-gt-r-victorious-in-both-gt500-and-gt300-class http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/super-gt-2016-round-2-race-report-nissan-gt-r-victorious-in-both-gt500-and-gt300-class Nissan: Mexican National Team U.S. Tour, sponsored by Nissan, to make first-ever visit to Nashville for October 8 match at Nissan Stadium The annual Mexican National Team U.S. Tour, sponsored by Nissan, will make its first ever visit to Nashville, Tennessee on Saturday, October 8, with "El Tricolor" taking on an opponent to be named later at Nissan Stadium, home of the NFL's Tennessee Titans. Ticket information for the match, as well as kickoff time, will be released at a later date. Nissan Wed, 04 May 2016 16:03:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/mexican-national-team-u-s-tour-sponsored-by-nissan-to-make-first-ever-visit-to-nashville-for-october-8-match-at-nissan-stadium http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/mexican-national-team-u-s-tour-sponsored-by-nissan-to-make-first-ever-visit-to-nashville-for-october-8-match-at-nissan-stadium Nissan: Transcript from a media round table session with Carlos Ghosn at Auto China 2016 At Auto China 2016, Nissan unveiled the all-new Tiida and announced the local launch of Maxima, strengthening its product offering for young consumers in China. Additionally, the Nissan IDS Concept premiered, bringing the company’s vision for the future of EVs and autonomous driving (AD) to China. Following are remarks from a media round table session during the show with Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn. Nissan Wed, 04 May 2016 14:47:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/transcript-from-a-media-round-table-session-with-carlos-ghosn-at-auto-china-2016 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/transcript-from-a-media-round-table-session-with-carlos-ghosn-at-auto-china-2016 Nissan: Nissan CIVAC Plant celebrates 50 years of continuous operation in Mexico Nissan Mexico is proudly celebrating the 50th anniversary of CIVAC Plant, the company's first manufacturing complex outside Japan. Nissan CIVAC Plant established the beginning of a longstanding tradition in innovation, research, commitment and the highest quality standards in vehicle manufacturing that continually contribute to the excellence the brand delivers. Nissan Tue, 03 May 2016 10:38:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-civac-plant-celebrates-50-years-of-continuous-operation-in-mexico http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-civac-plant-celebrates-50-years-of-continuous-operation-in-mexico Nissan: Nissan Group reports April 2016 U.S. sales Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for April 2016 of 123,861 units, an increase of 13 percent over the prior year and an April record. Nissan Tue, 03 May 2016 08:32:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-group-reports-april-2016-u-s-sales http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-group-reports-april-2016-u-s-sales Nissan: Nissan supports revitalization of Greenview Drive in Mississippi by building a Habitat House Nissan volunteers will add hard hats and tool belts to their work attire as they continue a partnership with Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (HFHMCA) that began nearly a decade ago. Nissan is focusing its efforts on Greenview Drive – the deteriorated south Jackson street that is being revitalized thanks to HFHMCA and its supporters. Nissan Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:39:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-supports-revitalization-of-greenview-drive-in-mississippi-by-building-a-habitat-house http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-supports-revitalization-of-greenview-drive-in-mississippi-by-building-a-habitat-house Nissan: You can't buy this box of Nissan chocolates for your mom, but you can win one Did your mom let you borrow her car for your first date that turned into a lifelong love? Did she slip you some gas money and teach you the rules of the road? Perhaps your mom drove you to school and to great success later in life. If she did, Nissan wants to hear from you. Nissan Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:00:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/you-can-t-buy-this-box-of-nissan-chocolates-for-your-mom-but-you-can-win-one http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/you-can-t-buy-this-box-of-nissan-chocolates-for-your-mom-but-you-can-win-one Nissan: Remarks from Daniele Schillaci at Auto China 2016 Schillaci: "Good morning, and 'nimen hao.' It's a great pleasure to be here in Beijing with you. Today, I am excited to outline Nissan’s vision for the future." Nissan Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:09:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/remarks-from-daniele-schillaci-at-auto-china-2016 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/remarks-from-daniele-schillaci-at-auto-china-2016 Nissan: Nissan receives 2016 Energy Star Partner of the Year–Sustained Excellence Award for fifth year in a row Nissan once again received the ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award, the highest honor given to top organizations dedicated to protecting the environment by making their operations more energy efficient. This marks the fifth consecutive year that Nissan has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its continued commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and improving energy management. Nissan Tue, 26 Apr 2016 10:56:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-receives-2016-energy-star-partner-of-the-year-sustained-excellence-award-for-fifth-year-in-a-row http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-receives-2016-energy-star-partner-of-the-year-sustained-excellence-award-for-fifth-year-in-a-row Nissan: Nissan production, sales and export results for March 2016 and April 2015-March 2016 period Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced its production, sales and export figures for March 2015, as well as the cumulative figures for the twelve-month period from April 2015 through March 2016. Nissan Tue, 26 Apr 2016 10:47:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-production-sales-and-export-results-for-march-2016-and-april-2015-march-2016-period http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-production-sales-and-export-results-for-march-2016-and-april-2015-march-2016-period Nissan: Nissan further strengthens its model line-up for young Chinese consumers at Auto China 2016 Today at Auto China 2016 Nissan unveiled the all-new Tiida and announced the launch of Maxima, strengthening its product offering for young consumers in China. Additionally, the Nissan IDS Concept premiered, bringing the company's vision for the future of EVs and autonomous driving (AD) to China. Nissan Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:10:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-further-strengthens-its-model-line-up-for-young-chinese-consumers-at-auto-china-2016 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-further-strengthens-its-model-line-up-for-young-chinese-consumers-at-auto-china-2016 Nissan: GT-R NISMO GT3 squad pulls out two strong performances at Barber Motorsport Park The Always Evolving/AIM Autosport Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 squad pulled out two strong performances at the picturesque Barber Motorsport Park last weekend in Pirelli World Challenge. Inaugural GT Academy USA winner Bryan Heitkotter fought back from his Long Beach crash to finish sixth in both races, while Australian teammate James Davison was fourth in race one and eighth in race two. Nissan Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:00:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/gt-r-nismo-gt3-squad-pulls-out-two-strong-performances-at-barber-motorsport-park http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/gt-r-nismo-gt3-squad-pulls-out-two-strong-performances-at-barber-motorsport-park Nissan: Nissan and Heisman Trust partner with Habitat for Humanity to build a real 'Heisman House' in Nashville For the fourth consecutive year, Nissan is partnering with the Heisman Trophy Trust to begin construction of a Habitat for Humanity home in a community where the automaker has a business presence. This year the home is located north of Nashville. Nissan Thu, 21 Apr 2016 19:00:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-and-heisman-trust-partner-with-habitat-for-humanity-to-build-a-real-heisman-house-in-nashville http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-and-heisman-trust-partner-with-habitat-for-humanity-to-build-a-real-heisman-house-in-nashville Nissan: Caruso and Nissan grab sixth at Phillip Island V8 Supercar race 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 Wed, 20 Apr 2016 11:14:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/caruso-and-nissan-grab-sixth-at-phillip-island-v8-supercar-race http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/caruso-and-nissan-grab-sixth-at-phillip-island-v8-supercar-race Nissan: 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 Wed, 20 Apr 2016 06:00:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-named-one-of-diversityinc-s-25-noteworthy-companies-for-diversity-for-third-year http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-named-one-of-diversityinc-s-25-noteworthy-companies-for-diversity-for-third-year Nissan: 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. Nissan Mon, 18 Apr 2016 11:40:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/n-rburgring-qualifying-race-ideal-prep-for-monza-blancpain http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/n-rburgring-qualifying-race-ideal-prep-for-monza-blancpain Nissan: Nissan power wins for RGR Sport by Morand, G-Drive Racing and United Autosport at Silverstone 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. Nissan Mon, 18 Apr 2016 10:29:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-power-wins-for-rgr-sport-by-morand-g-drive-racing-and-united-autosport-at-silverstone http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/nissan-power-wins-for-rgr-sport-by-morand-g-drive-racing-and-united-autosport-at-silverstone Nissan: 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. Nissan Sun, 17 Apr 2016 19:48:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/davison-charges-to-fourth-in-long-beach http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/davison-charges-to-fourth-in-long-beach Nissan: 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. Nissan Fri, 15 Apr 2016 15:54:00 -0500 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/video-nissan-vehicles-compete-during-an-innovative-soccer-match-as-part-of-its-partnership-with-uefa-champions-league-2 http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/channels/us-united-states-nissan/releases/video-nissan-vehicles-compete-during-an-innovative-soccer-match-as-part-of-its-partnership-with-uefa-champions-league-2