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April, 2013

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New Nissan Plant in Aguascalientes Nears Completion in Record Time

Nissan is in the middle of expanding production across the Americas. Construction is underway for new manufacturing plants that will be located in Brazil, Mexico and the United States.

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Nissan to build Micra at Renault Plant

Nissan will make the replacement for the current Micra at a Renault plant in France from 2016, using available Alliance capacity.

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Mexican Red Cross Builds Nissan NV Into Ambulance Fleet

There now are 30 Nissan NV2500s being used for ambulances by the Mexican Red Cross.

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Venucia's EV Dream

Venucia's electric VIWA concept car at the Shanghai Auto Show hopes to ride on the Chinese government’s plan to popularize zero-emissions technology.

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Designs for Infiniti

Infiniti's new executive design director Alfonso Albaisa shares his vision for the premium brand.

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A Taste of Shanghai

Asia's biggest auto show highlights the best and brightest models for China, as well as how crowded the word's No.1 car market has become.

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Infiniti at Auto Shanghai 2013

Infiniti underlined its commitment to China at Auto Shanghai 2013, announcing local production of two models from 2014.

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Nissan, New York City Launch LEAF Electric Vehicle Taxi Pilot

To celebrate Earth Day, Nissan and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg launched a new EV taxi pilot with Nissan LEAF.

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Infiniti Paves the Road Ahead

Infiniti President Johan de Nysschen details the road ahead in China.

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Shanghai Auto Show Opens

Asia's top auto show kicked off in the world's biggest car market, with some 2,000 exhibitors on hand in Shanghai.

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China's Friend-ME Concept

Nissan's Francois Bancon details the China story behind the Friend-ME concept, to be unveiled at the Shanghai Motor Show.

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Readying for Shanghai

Nissan showcases its global motorshow booth design for the first time in Asia at Auto Shanghai 2013.

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Football Greats Meet In New Orleans, Lend Muscle to Habitat Home Build

Former Heisman winners typically get together at least once a year in New York City for the ceremonial induction of the next trophy winner. Many also meet up at other times during the year because they have developed deep friendships.

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Super GT Result Okayama in the Mirror

NISMO was able to grab a podium, but Honda captured the top spots in the season opening race for Super GT in an exciting finale.

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MOTUL AUTECH Takes Okayama Super GT Podium

The #23 MOTUL AUTECH GT-R placed third at the opening round of the 2013 Super GT season in Okayama, with Honda nabbing the top two spots on the podium.

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Nissan Americas Sales & Marketing Chief Looks at the Road Ahead

José Muñoz, senior vice president for sales and marketing in Nissan's Americas region, took his new role in late March, after driving a 34-month run of success in Mexico.

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NISMO invokes Samurai spirit for Super GT

Race cars blessed with sacred sake ahead of first race of season at Okayama. NISMO hopes for third successive championship.

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Handicraft: The Art of Clay Modeling

Clay modeling mixes design, sculpting and engineering, taking automotive sketches from drawing boards to customized reality.

Infiniti's President Looks Back at Year One, Gears up for More

Infiniti's President Looks at Year One, What's Next

Near his one-year anniversary at the helm of Infiniti, Johan de Nysschen, the company's president, spoke with the Media Center at the New York International Auto Show.

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CEO Ghosn: Plugged into Smart Discipline

In a wide-ranging interview at the New York International Auto Show, CEO Carlos Ghosn backed the company's EV strategy and said 'smart discipline' is key to Nissan's success.

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Tama EV's Aerodynamic Heritage

The Nissan restoration team's Masahiko Isobe explains the unique characteristics of the Tama electric vehicle, which helped to pave the way for Nissan's lineup of zero-emission vehicles.

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New York Roundtable with CEO Ghosn

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn takes questions from the media during the 2013 New York International Auto Show.

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