Nissan Brand

That's one accessorized Nissan Armada ... or Patrol

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 21, 2018

Nissan decked out its Armada for fun -- and then called it a Patrol.... Read More »

EV batteries present new challenges for firefighters

7:24 am U.S. ET | May 16, 2018

Fires on electric vehicles are rare, but the volatile chemistry of their batteries and the need for special training on how to extinguish them raises new safety questions as automakers are poised to dramatically increase production.... Read More »

2018 BEIJING AUTO SHOW

Nissan to bring Sentra EV, Leaf to China in electrification blitz

9:30 pm U.S. ET | April 24, 2018

Nissan is accelerating its global electrification blitz by adding a full-electric version of the Sylphy small car in China as it chases global sales of 1 million electrified vehicles in five years.... Read More »

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Suppliers to the new Nissan Micra

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 20, 2018

Assembly of the fifth-generation Nissan Micra began in December 2016 at alliance partner Renault’s plant in Fins, France. Output peaked at more than 106,000 units in 2017, according to IHS Markit.... Read More »

NISSAN: 2017 sell-down, model changeover dent volume

5:34 pm U.S. ET | April 3, 2018

Though many of the auto industry's mass-market brands reported U.S. sales gains in March, Nissan's deliveries last month dropped 3.6 percent as it continues to clear 2017 models off the lot and ready updated vehicles for launch.... Read More »

What the Altima reveals about future Nissan design

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 2, 2018

The redesign introduced at the New York auto show also reveals three notable changes in Nissan's styling direction.... Read More »

Nissan pledges faith in sedans

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 1, 2018

Nissan has stuffed the new Altima with the latest and greatest of its technology. Now the company wants to make the sedan segment come back.... Read More »

Nissan Altima makes AWD, turbo, tech play

9:45 am U.S. ET | March 28, 2018

Nissan is giving the Altima a radical makeover in hopes of bringing U.S. buyers back to the shrinking midsize sedan segment. All-wheel drive will be offered to boost sales in cold-weather markets where consumers often buy crossovers and SUVs.... Read More »

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE MONTHLY MAGAZINE

Nissan Leaf gets big tech, range upgrades

March 20, 2018 06:01 CET

Nissan is counting on its sleeker, more technologically advanced, longer-range Leaf electric car to lure new buyers in key European markets.... Read More »

Nissan preps push to sell Titans with training effort

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 19, 2018

Selling more Nissan Titans involves sales training in how the pickup works -- and dealership training on how to sell it.... Read More »

VIDEO: AutoNews Now: An EV revolution, fueled by gasoline

3:00 pm U.S. ET | March 8, 2018

An EV revolution, fueled by gasoline; Blasting off in electric sports cars; CDK's new DMS; Senate plans Takata recall hearing; Nissan teases '19 Altima, Kia previews K900.... Read More »

VIDEO: AutoNews Now: Tax threat has PSA questioning U.S. plans

3:00 pm U.S. ET | March 7, 2018

Tax threat has PSA questioning U.S. plans; Nissan seeking France's Renault stake?; Jag I-Pace, Ram 1500 prices; GM outsold in S. Korea; BMW eyeing Russia; This king cab cooks 'cue.... Read More »

VIDEO: AutoNews Now: 'Creeping death of diesel' in Europe?

3:00 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 28, 2018

'Creeping death of diesel' in Europe?; #MeToo movement means bye-bye 'booth babes'; Denso ramps up in Tenn.; Amazon Alexa races to beat Google into car; 'Wrinkled' Nissan Leafs.... Read More »

2018 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

Nissan readies redesigned Altima for Big Apple debut

4:20 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 13, 2018

The Altima, Nissan's highest-volume sedan, will be redesigned and reach the market in the second half of the year.... Read More »

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE MONTHLY MAGAZINE

Nissan Europe exec outlines how Formula E entry will lift Leaf

Feb. 11, 2018 06:01 CET

Nissan will join the Formula E racing series this year and the automaker's European EV boss, Gareth Dunsmore, sees this as a great opportunity to present the second-generation Leaf to a new group of potential customers, as he explained to Automotive News Europe.... Read More »

NISSAN: Sedans provide extra lift as trucks hit high

2:53 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2018

Nissan posted positive results as it continues to work down its inventories of 2017 models, while Infiniti absorbed an 8 percent decline.... Read More »

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet: An outlier still in high demand

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 30, 2018

The taxonomy of the auto industry mostly breaks down to three branches: big, fast and green. A fourth class all but vanished in 2014: really weird vehicles such as the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet. But in the four years since, the vehicle has become a sought-after prize.... Read More »

Z-car? 'Working on it'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 28, 2018

Rumors of the death of Nissan's Z are greatly exaggerated.... Read More »

VIDEO: AutoNews Now: A strange tale of monkeys and a rigged VW

2:30 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 26, 2018

Monkey experiment adds bizarre twist to VW diesel scandal; Once-maligned Nissan model finds new fans; Track-focused Ferrari 488 headed to Geneva?; Karma's modern-art car.... Read More »

Nissan's ePower tech coming to U.S. vehicles

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 21, 2018

Nissan's ePower technology has been something of a sensation in Japan. Now the automaker wants to bring it to the United States.... Read More »

A little Japanese flair for the next Nissan Rogue?

10:45 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2018

Nissan's new design chief, Alfonso Albaisa, is really into Japanese design these days -- and the next Rogue crossover might show the results.... Read More »

LINDSAY CHAPPELL

Nissan's Rogue an ongoing surprise

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2018

Nissan's Rogue crossover was one of just two nonpickup nameplates to sell more than 400,000 units in 2017. It wasn't predicted a few years ago.... Read More »

Nissan ready to clear up its mobility message

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 1, 2018

Nissan will drive home the message of Intelligent Mobility at CES as new features hit the market... Read More »

Leaf owners say they'll drive it until it wears out

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 18, 2017

Two Nissan Leaf owners offer a preview of how electric vehicles will affect dealership service once they sell in high volume.... Read More »

Nissan applies EV learning in new Leaf

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 16, 2017

Nissan's second-generation electric Leaf launches in January with a big advantage for the automaker. It's done this before.... Read More »

 
VW Group's new CEO Diess may have too much power

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | May 24 2018

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Former BMW executive Herbert Diess now heads both VW Group and its core VW brand, which may be conce ...
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BMW envisions its iNext as an SUV

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | May 23 2018

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BMW looks likely to follow Audi's e-tron and Mercedes's EQC with its own battery-powered full-size S ...
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Can autonomous vehicles be developed without risking lives?

Dave Guilford
12:01 am U.S. ET | May 14 2018

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It's easy to become enamoured of the accident-free future with autonomous cars, but before that time ...
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Porsche wants Chinese buyers to love the 911

Christiaan Hetzner
4:31 am U.S. ET | May 11 2018

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China may be Porsche's biggest market but sales of its 911 sports car are poor. ...
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Lessons learned from DaimlerChrysler

Richard Johnson
8:50 am U.S. ET | May 9 2018

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Conventional wisdom is that the combining of Daimler-Benz with Chrysler failed because of a clash of cultures, but that's an oversimplification. ...
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VW hopes marketing overhaul will banish diesel stain

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | May 1 2018

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VW will support the launch of its I.D. ...
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Renault's push to grow outside Europe is off to a mixed start

Peter Sigal
8:50 am U.S. ET | April 27 2018

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Carlos Ghosn is betting that Renault's sales outside of Europe will drive revenues over the next six years. ...
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Why it won't be easy for global automakers to part with Chinese partners

Yang Jian
12:01 am U.S. ET | April 23 2018

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The Chinese government will phase out restrictions on foreign ownership of joint ventures with domes ...
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Schaeffler looks beyond ball-bearings with future urban mobility ideas

Peter Sigal
4:52 am U.S. ET | April 19 2018

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Schaeffler is looking toward the future of mobility with new products that include the Mover, a comp ...
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Key takeaways from VW's wild week

Christiaan Hetzner
7:13 am U.S. ET | April 13 2018

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Audi loses, Porsche wins and why VW Group parted ways with Matthias Mueller were among the key takea ...
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VW Group's China sales rose 12% in April on Audi, Skoda demand
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Russian sales rise 18% as buyers try to beat price hikes
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Premium automakers add drivetrains, body styles to stabilize midsize sales
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Hyundai, Seat add body styles to spice up key sector
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Audi, BMW forecast to give key SUV sector a lift with new flagships
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Tesla Model S outsells German luxury flagships in Europe
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Europe's luxury compact car segment forecast to decline for second year
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Europe's EV sales expected to top 200,000 this year
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VW, Peugeot, Seat propel compact SUV sector toward new record
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Premium midsize SUVs overtake sedans, wagons in key European segment
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Renault, Mercedes, Fiat give new life to pickup segment
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Porsche Canada gets new marketing director with digital focus
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Tesla hires Snapchat exec to head engineering
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Continental appoints chief technology officer for China
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Ex-AvtoVAZ CEO Bo Andersson is reborn as a supplier
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Seating supplier Adient promotes veteran exec Fleischer to lead Europe business
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PSA has new heads for Russia, purchasing; sends sales expert to Opel
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Russia ties stall Wolf's entry on to Porsche board
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Aston Martin recruits veteran VW Group exec to lead exterior design
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Mazda names Americas head Marumoto next CEO
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Rolls-Royce's former engineering chief joins Borgward
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VW takes Touareg upscale with high-tech features
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Hyundai Nexo leads eco charge
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Hyundai makes Santa Fe more family-friendly
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BMW aims sporty X2 at young buyers
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With the 720S, McLaren makes a more practical supercar
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Mitsubishi expands reach in compact SUV sector with Eclipse Cross
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With DS 7, PSA gets upscale flagship
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Suppliers to the new Seat Ateca
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Suppliers to the new Porsche 718 Cayman
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Suppliers to the new Nissan Micra
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Suppliers to the new Hyundai i30
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Suppliers to the new Opel/Vauxhall Insignia
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Suppliers to the new Ford GT
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Suppliers to the new Audi A5
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Suppliers to the new Citroen C3
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