New capacity helps Nissan roll to records

2:32 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 3, 2014
New North American factory capacity for Sentra sedans and Rogue crossovers boosted the Nissan brand to record December and full-year sales.... Read More »


Nissan-Renault modular plan gave designers options with '14 Rogue

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 11, 2013
Sharing global vehicle platforms is saving Nissan and its French partner Renault piles of money. And the redesigned 2014 Rogue crossover that goes on sale this month represents a new approach to platform sharing that resolves one of its biggest drawbacks: Shared architecture usually forces one version or the other to accept unwanted styling cues.... Read More »


Redone Rogue has flashy tech, more room

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 11, 2013
Nissan has made the compact Rogue crossover bigger inside, shorter outside, more fuel-efficient, more stylish and more technologically savvy for its second generation, which arrives this month. Nissan hopes the new design takes the Rogue deeper into the heart of the growing compact segment where the Toyota RAV4, Honda CR-V and Ford Escape continue to attract more customers.... Read More »


Old Rogue, new Sentra lift Nissan 16 percent

1:56 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 1, 2013
One model at the tail end of its life cycle and another at the start led the Nissan brand to a 15 percent sales increase in October. The Rogue crossover -- only days away from being displaced by a redesigned 2014 Rogue -- posted 12,919 sales in October, a 53 percent gain over October 2012.... Read More »


Nissan sees Rogue, Sentra gains in October

10:11 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 29, 2013
Nissan says sales of its Rogue compact crossover will show a big increase in the United States when October sales close this week, even as the automaker prepares to roll out a redesigned version.... Read More »


Nissan begins U.S. Rogue production

1:47 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 15, 2013
The first U.S.-made Nissan Rogue rolled off the production line today in Smyrna, Tenn., and Nissan says the vehicle is the 10 millionth built at the plant, which opened in 1983.... Read More »


Nissan will market dueling Rogues

4:12 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 27, 2013
Nissan's next-generation 2014 Rogue crossover will face some sales competition next year from -- the old-generation 2013 Rogue crossover. Nissan said today that it will market both models in 2014, primarily to enjoy the strong tailwind that the outgoing model is experiencing.... Read More »


Nissan Rogue gets third row of seats for 2014, improved mpg

10:00 am U.S. ET | Sept. 10, 2013
Nissan's revamped 2014 Rogue crossover will be available this fall for the first time with optional third row seating and highway fuel economy in the low 30s. The starting price gets a bump, too. It's $2,180 higher than the outgoing 2013 model.... Read More »


Nissan Motor: Small cars, crossovers to drive Nissan brand U.S. sales in August

6:43 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 29, 2013
Nissan North America, helped by demand for small cars and crossovers, expects to report a jump in U.S. sales of the Nissan brand when its August sales are tallied next week. The automaker says sales of its Versa subcompact are running 25 percent ahead of a year ago, thanks to the summer launch of the Versa Note hatchback, and Sentra sales are tracking 15 percent over August 2012 levels.... Read More »


Lower sticker prices pay off for Nissan

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 29, 2013
After rolling back factory prices on several popular nameplates in May, Nissan is reaping financial benefits.... Read More »


Nissan adding 900 jobs at Smyrna, Tenn., plant

1:54 pm U.S. ET | June 27, 2013
Nissan, aiming to boost its U.S. market share and increase North American production, plans to add 900 workers at its assembly operations in Smyrna, Tenn. The plant added 810 employees last fall. The next increase will put the plant at well over 7,000 workers, according to the company.... Read More »


Nissan-Renault launches new modular-production platform

9:44 am U.S. ET | June 20, 2013
Nissan is beefing up its modular-production strategy with French partner Renault SA as the manufacturers work to reduce spending by building more vehicles in common.... Read More »


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