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December, 2012

Usain Bolt at Nissan Grandrive.

Best of 2012 - People

These are some of the people whom we have met this year that made a difference to Nissan with their enthusiasm and professionalism, helping us keep the stories we tell interesting.

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Best of 2012 - Technology & Design

2012 has been yet another innovation-packed year for Nissan. Here are some highlights of the technology and design related stories we have covered.

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Best of 2012 - Sustainability

Being Green is key in our path towards a sustainable mobile society, here are some highlights from our Eco and EV-related stories this year.

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2012 Heritage Series Digest

We're proud of our heritage and here are some of the stories produced this year that remind us why.

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Best of 2012 - Motorsports

Some of the most exciting events this year were motorsports-related, not just on the race track but off as well. Here are some of the 2012 highlights from the racetrack.

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Nissan Funds Battle to Save Evergreens in Tennessee

Environmental experts say there is a hidden killer that could harm the very air we breathe. The killer is microscopic and often goes unnoticed, but in time, non-native forest pests are deadly.

The Greener, The Smarter Eco Event at Big Sight.

Plugging into the Future

The Best and Greenest were on display at the 14th Eco-Products event in Tokyo, as school kids in particular paved the road to the future.

CEO Carlos Ghosn speaks at a seminar at Tokyo University.

Learning to Lead

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn spoke with the Global Media Center on keys for Japanese and global leadership, after a speech at the University of Tokyo.

Infiniti Etherea Concept Car

Infiniti gears up for UK production

Infiniti, Nissan Motor Company's premium car brand, will manufacture vehicles in Europe for the first time at the award-winning production base in Sunderland, UK.

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Record November U.S. Sales and New Sedans

Global Sales EVP Takao Katagiri explains the strategy behind Nissan's newly-launched sedans, record November sales in the U.S., and the market outlook ahead.

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Q-uintessentially Infiniti

President of Infiniti, Johan de Nysschen, explains the rationale behind the brand's new nomenclature and what it signifies for its expansion strategy.

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Nissan NV Powers LA Mobile Edit Suite

PrePost Data runs their entire mobile unit out of a Nissan NV 2500 High Roof.

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Alliance Finalizes AVTOVAZ Ties

The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Russian Technologies State Corporation created a joint venture for AVTOVAZ, Russia’s largest car company and owner of the LADA brand.

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Powering Up

Nissan celebrated two years of LEAF sales with launch of the largest lithium-ion automotive battery plant in the US.

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Nissan reports on eco-targets, unveils hybrid plans

Nissan is on track to meet a slew of Nissan Green Plan 2016 targets and plans to introduce 15 hybrid models by the initiative's end.

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Building a Greener LEAF

The latest version of Nissan LEAF, introduced in Japan recently, has a new electric motor using 40% less of the rare-earth mineral dysprosium - without affecting performance.

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Start of the Skyline Legend

An epic lap during the 1964 Japan Grand Prix sparked the imagination of motorsports fans across a nation and marked the birth of a legend.

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Symphonic Sylphy

The all-new Nissan Sylphy came home to Japan Wednesday, after launches in the U.S., China, Thailand and other countries.

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