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THE DESIGN PERSPECTIVE

VIDEO: Designer dissects 3 auto show cars

11:47 am U.S. ET | Jan. 16, 2015

Automotive News walked the floor of the 2015 Detroit auto show with Paul Snyder, a former Honda and Ford designer who is now chair of transportation design at the College for Creative Studies. Watch him break down three of the most intriguing vehicles from the show....
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Munoz says it's Infiniti's turn for incentive diet

9:18 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2015

Nissan's strategy of lowering incentives and lifting sales is working for the mass-market Nissan brand, and now it’s time to focus on Infiniti, a top executive said....
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Infiniti previews a new Q60

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2015

Infiniti's Q60 coupe concept features styling elements previewed in the full-size Q80 Inspiration concept coupe shown in October at the Paris auto show....
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HANS GREIMEL

BLOG: Meet Infiniti's new 'halo' car: the Q60 Concept coupe

6:15 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2015

Infiniti finally has its much anticipated halo car. But it's not the massive, performance-engined Porsche Panamera fighter once bandied about by brand executives....
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Infiniti previews Q60 Concept coupe coming to Detroit

6:11 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 6, 2015

Infiniti released the first detailed image of the Q60 coupe concept it will showcase at the Detroit auto show.
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Nissan drives small nameplates to record sales

12:45 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 5, 2015

Big volume increases among Nissan’s smaller nameplates -- the Sentra, Versa, Rogue and Frontier pickup -- led the brand to a record U.S. sales year in 2014....
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De Nysschen: Infiniti deserves a driver's car

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 5, 2015

Chatting on Facebook recently, Cadillac CEO Johan de Nysschen called out a former Infiniti underling for supposedly killing the Q50 Eau Rouge, the Nissan GT-R-powered high-performance sedan that de Nysschen championed before leaving Infiniti for Cadillac last summer....
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INFINITI

In the new-product doldrums

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 5, 2015

Infiniti brand must weather a product-line reboot that will take another three years....
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Nissan recalls 470,000 SUVs, cars globally to fix potential fuel leaks

9:40 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2014

Nissan Motor is recalling about 470,000 SUVs and cars globally, including 143,000 in North America, for possible fuel leaks....
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Nissan slips as older models change over

3:00 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 2, 2014

Nissan Division sales dropped slightly in November as phase-outs began for several older models and the brand reduced incentives and fleet sales....
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Infiniti designers imagine a 2029 concept

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 27, 2014

Infiniti reached deep into science fiction for the Synaptiq design concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The theoretical concept for 2029, sketched and conceived for the show's Design Challenge, can fly. Infiniti designers imagined a vehicle triathlon that includes air, rally and circuit competitions....
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Infiniti preps Q30 hatch for young buyers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 17, 2014

Infiniti is road-testing its next global model, the compact Q30 hatch, which will hit showrooms in 2016....
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Mercedes introduces new names for its vehicles to avoid customer confusion

6:30 am U.S. ET | Nov. 11, 2014

Mercedes-Benz, hoping to overcome consumer confusion as its product lineup expands, is overhauling the nomenclature used to identify its cars and light trucks. The moves comes as it prepares for the launch of 30 models -- including 11 all-new vehicles -- by 2020....
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Infiniti readies Q30 targeting young buyers

10:30 am U.S. ET | Nov. 11, 2014

Infiniti is road-testing its next global model, the compact Q30 hatchback, which will hit showrooms in 2016. The new five-door will use the architecture of Mercedes-Benz's European-market A class and also will rely on a Daimler-designed, 2.0-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder engine....
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Nissan recalls Infiniti hybrid sedans for software, transmission issues

10:16 am U.S. ET | Nov. 4, 2014

Nissan said today it is recalling more than 14,000 hybrid Infiniti Q50 and Q70 luxury sedans globally due to possible software and transmission issues....
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Nissan brand rolls to 13th record month

12:00 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 3, 2014

Rising Sentra, Versa and Rogue volumes gave Nissan Division its 13th consecutive record sales month in October. The brand sold 94,072 vehicles for the month, an increase of 15 percent over October 2013....
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Infotainment bugs bite in reliability survey

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 3, 2014

As consumer demand for automotive infotainment systems that blend with digital lifestyles has grown the past few years, so have gripes about buggy or confusing technology that still isn't quite ready for prime time....
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Infiniti embraces events marketing

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 3, 2014

Infiniti Motor Co. will ask its new global ad agency to turn up the volume on public events and customer interaction as it hunts for customers in new markets around the world....
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Infotainment glitches haunt automakers in Consumer Reports' reliability survey

12:45 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 27, 2014

Infotainment hiccups nagged the industry in the Consumer Reports 2014 Annual Auto Reliability Survey, while problems with the Q50 caused Infiniti's ranking to plummet....
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Infiniti set to name CP&B as its global advertising agency, report says

1:17 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 17, 2014

Infiniti is set to tap Crispin Porter + Bogusky as its global advertising agency after a drawn-out review, people familiar with the matter told Advertising Age, an affiliate of Automotive News....
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Acura tops among mobile web sites for shopping, Power says

3:58 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 9, 2014

Acura has taken the lead in best mobile Web experience for consumers researching and shopping for a new vehicle, moving up from the runner-up slot in 2013, according to a J.D. Power and Associates study released today....
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Big, bold luxury returns

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 7, 2014

The world might be shifting to smaller vehicles, but life is different for the rich. Luxury automakers are preparing for a new era of showy full-size sedans -- even as they simultaneously push into smaller, entry-level vehicles....
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Infiniti plans family of smaller, more powerful engines

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 6, 2014

PARIS — Infiniti is developing a family of aluminum engines that will begin hitting the market within two years, promising more horsepower for its higher end cars....
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2014 PARIS AUTO SHOW

Infiniti Q80 will boost brand in Europe, exec says

Oct. 2, 2014 09:17 CET

Infiniti will launch a production version of its Q80 Inspiration concept sedan within three to five years to rival models such as the Porsche Panamera and help boost the brand's image and sales in Europe....
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Nissan Division volume jumps 22%

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 1, 2014

Good fuel economy and fresh products helped drive Nissan Division to a 22 percent September sales gain, says sales chief Fred Diaz. Nissan is scaling back fleet sales and incentives as consumer demand rises....
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Nissan's Munoz: 'You Grow or You Go'

Nissan's Munoz: 'You Grow or You Go'

Nissan North America Chairman Jose Munoz has a tough goal to meet: Raise the combined U.S. market share of the Nissan and Infiniti brands from 8.4 percent last year to 10 percent by March of 2017.
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