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Infiniti's Michael Bartsch, Alfonso Albaisa on How Design is Driving the Future

Michael Bartsch, VP Infiniti Americas, and Alfonso Albaisa, Infiniti's Executive Design Director, were at the LA Auto Show for the North American debut of the Q80 Inspiration Concept.

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A Partnership Turns Electric

The partnership between Nissan and the Formula One Infiniti Red Bull Racing team is now electric, with the addition of the e-NV200.

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Qashqai : An Industry Changer

Nearly eight years since its debut, the Qashqai has not only redefined a segment, but also the UK car industry.

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Production of all-new Nissan Murano underway in Canton

Mississippi pride and vehicles flow out of Nissan’s assembly plant in Canton, Mississippi.

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Norway: No.1 in Zero

Norway, rich in petroleum, is also a global leader in renewable energy,and cleaner, more inexpensive electricity is helping to drive EVs into the mainstream market.

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The Power of Pulsar: Paris Motor Show

Nissan showcased its new challenger to the C-segment at the Paris Motor Show, the Nissan Pulsar 5-door hatchback, and debuted its formidable Pulsar Nismo Concept.

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Barcelona Represents

Nissan’s new Pulsar hatchback, built exclusively in Barcelona, is teaming up with one of Europe’s top footballers, Andrés Iniesta.

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Nissan Makes History with First Nissan LEAF Delivery to Puerto Rico

Nissan made history again with the first Nissan LEAF delivery on Puerto Rico. The customer? A family-owned business dedicated to renewable energy projects.

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Goodwood Festival of Speed Offers Sport and Show

The Goodwood Festival of Speed wraps up with fun, fans and a record-breaking supercar ride in a Nissan GT-R Nismo.

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New Renault-Nissan and Daimler AG plant on way for Mexico

A new automobile manufacturing plant is coming to Aguascalientes, Mexico, as Renault-Nissan Alliance and Daimler AG will make next-generation compacts for both Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti.

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Goodwood's Got Game

At the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Nissan unveiled a new design vision for gamers: the Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo.

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Le Mans 24 Hours: Countdown to Saturday at la Sarthe

The sound of speed echoes through qualifying sessions at the famed Circuit de la Sarthe, as the countdown to the 24 Hours of Le Mans has begun.

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A New EV Charge for Ultraman

Japanese superhero Ultraman uses solar power to fight galactic monsters, but his earthly team will use a new zero-emission power source for mobility - electric vehicles.

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Datsun is Back in South Africa

After a three-decade hiatus, Datsun has returned to South Africa, unveiling the Datsun GO in Johannesburg.

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2015 Nissan 370Z NISMO’s sky-high reveal

Fans at the ZDayZ gathering in North Carolina had a world-class view of the Great Smokey Mountains and the 2015 Nissan 370Z NISMO.

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Venucia Charges Ahead

Venucia aims to increase sales by 50% this year in China, and launch sales of the all-electric e30 by September.

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All-electric e-NV200 Production Begins in Spain

Nissan began production of its second all-electric vehicle - the e-NV200 - with a Barcelona ceremony attended by Spanish officials and Chief Planning Officer Andy Palmer.

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Harvesting A Solar Farm

The manmade island of Yumeshima in Osaka is now home to the world’s first large-scale energy storage system, a project that also highlights the potential to reuse electric vehicle batteries.

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Nissan Showcases New Cars, Technology in New York

Two new models and one game-changing technology were the big news for Nissan at the 2014 New York International Auto Show.

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Nissan Opens Brazil Complex in Resende

Nissan opened $1.5 billion industrial complex in Resende, Rio de Janeiro, one of the largest automotive investments by any manufacturer in Brazil.

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Nissan's Smart Rearview Mirror Changes What You See

The U.S. is getting its first up-close look at Nissan's Smart Rearview Mirror at the 2014 New York International Auto show.

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Nissan Shifts Gears in the Philippines

Nissan Motor Corporation is on the comeback trail in the Philippines with two new flagship global models and a new, unified national sales company.

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Delivered: GT-R NISMO

Shoko Ohara receives one of the first deliveries of the GT-R NISMO.

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Nissan's Tech Talk with Teens

Fostering enthusiasm in young girls for careers in science and technology was the focus for DigiGirlz 2014.

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Nissan ZEOD RC Set to Make Le Mans History

Electric-power Nissan ZEOD RC will break ground at Le Mans, but its internal combustion engine will also revolutionize performance and efficiency.

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The 100,000th Nissan LEAF Owner

British dentist Dr. Brett Garner is the 100,000th customer for the 100%-electric Nissan LEAF.

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Reflection from a Temple: A First Owner of Nissan LEAF

Anyo-in Temple's Chief Priest Wasei Hirai was one of the first persons in Japan to take home a Nissan LEAF electric car, and reflects on EV ownership as global sales reach 100,000.

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Nissan Invites Truck Fans to Define Off-Road Truck for Project Titan

Nissan's "Project Titan" launched at the 2014 Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show in Las Vegas today.

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Tokyo Auto Salon 2014: Tuned GT-Rs

GT-R enthusiast Dino Dalle Carbonare picks his favorite tuned GT-Rs at this year's Tokyo Auto Salon.

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Evolution Continues in Detroit with All-New Sport Sedan Concept

Nissan gave the world a look at its vision for the future of sport sedan design at the Detroit auto show.

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The New Face of London Taxi

Nissan unveiled the new face of its Taxi for London, re-designed to make it instantly recognizable as one of the capital’s iconic black cabs.

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Local Sourcing for LEAF Brings Costs Down, Supports Product Development

Nissan is finding more and more ways to localize LEAF production in the U.S.

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Datsun in Indonesia: Meet the Risers

The return of Datsun didn't start with what cars to launch, but with the people. The Nissan Global Motor Center caught up with a group of Risers in Jakarta ahead of sales debut in 2014.

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Autonomous Highway Star

Nissan's Autonomous Drive makes a first on Japan's highways.

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Talk of the Future: CEO Ghosn

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn spoke with the Global Media Center about the appeal of Nissan’s new concept cars, the electrification of the industry, and the iconic GT-R, at the Tokyo Motor Show 2013.

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The New Nissan GT-Rs Unveiled

CEO Carlos Ghosn introduced the 2014 Nissan GT-R Nismo on Tuesday and the 2014 Nissan GT-R, the latest iterations of the company's legendary sports car.

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Nissan Revises Full-Year Outlook

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn announced H1 results showing a rise in net revenues and income, but revised its full-year forecast lower due to sluggish conditions in Europe, higher-than-expected recall costs and volatile demand in several key emerging markets.

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ZEOD's A-Tire for Le Mans

Nissan ZEOD's Garage 56 Status at Le Mans creates a tech laboratory for both the automaker and tire developer Michelin.

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Rain Shortens Fuji Speedway WEC

Heavy rain shortens the World Endurance Championship finale at Fuji Speedway.

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WEC Drivers: Sunday Podium Eyed at Fuji Speedway

Drivers at the World Endurance Championship at Fuji Speedway eye a podium Sunday.

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ZEOD RC Makes Fuji Speedway Debut

Nissan ZEOD RC made its Fuji Speedway debut with former GT1 Champ Michael Krumm at the wheel.

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ZEOD RC Makes Nismo Pitstop

Nissan ZEOD RC was unveiled at Nismo headquarters, after eight months of development, design and construction, the first step in bringing EVs to the track.

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Mobility EV-olution

Using a smartphone to book one-way passage, rental car pick up and drop off will be available at up to 70 sites in Yokohama using Nissan Mobility Concept EVs.

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The Ginza Circuit

For the launch of "New York Week" at Ginza's Matsuya Department store, we discover what three-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel and the new NV200 New York "Taxi of Tomorrow" have in common.

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On the Grid with Sebastian Vettel

Infiniti Red Bull F1 Champion Sebastian Vettel eyes the Suzuka race and potentially his fourth straight Drivers' title.

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The Car That Drives Itself

Nissan debuts its Autonomous Drive vehicle in Japan at CEATEC 2013, and wins top prize at the CEATEC Innovation Awards.

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A Letter to Art: Nissan Art Award

The inaugural Nissan Art Award and BankART Studio NYK exhibition recognize and support Japanese contemporary artists who inspire.

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Nissan GT-R Takumi: What's in a Name?

What's in a name? For builders of Nissan GT-R engines, everything. Meet the Yokohama plant's master craftsmen, who hand-build the supercar's engines.

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Takumi: The Master Craftsmen behind GT-R

On every GT-R engine, the seal of its master-craftsman builder is applied; here is their story.

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Nissan LEAF Soars, as 100,000th EV for Renault-Nissan Alliance Sold

Nissan's all-electric vehicle, the Nissan LEAF, is selling at historic rates in new markets throughout the U.S., with Alliance EV sales now surpassing 100,000 units.

Silicon Valley Techies Envision Safer Roads with Autonomous Vehi

Silicon Valley Techies See Safer Roads with Autonomous Vehicles

The Nissan Research Center Silicon Valley aims to stay ahead of trends shaping the way people interact with their cars.

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Busan Style

Renault Samsung Motors takes on production of the Nissan Rogue - the first model built at the RSM Busan plant for U.S. export.

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R&D for Datsun

Nissan Motor EVP Mitsuhiko Yamashita said Research & Development would utilize its global engineering strength to help support and expand the Datsun brand.

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Datsun is Back

The long-awaited return of Datsun is here. CEO Carlos Ghosn unveiled the attractive hatchback at a showcase event in India, with Datsun joining Nissan and Infiniti as Nissan Motor Company’s third marque.

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From DAT to Datsun

In the 1910s, engineer Masujiro Hashimoto dreamed of a 100% Japanese car, the DAT car, which would one day evolve into the Datsun brand.

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Raising the Quality Bar

AvtoVAZ Director of Quality Laurent Fofana explains car production under the eyes of the Alliance Vehicle Evaluation System at the Togliatti factory.

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Alliance Crossroads: Togliatti

Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn visited Russia's Motor City of Togliatti, a crossroads for ties of the nation's top automaker and Alliance on the way to 40% market share.

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ZEOD RC Makes Le Mans Debut

Nissan unveiled the ZEOD RC, the world’s fastest electric racing car that will reach speeds of more than 300km/h with electric technology at the Le Mans 24 Hours.

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Debut DAYZ for New Minicar

Nissan displayed the new DAYZ minicar at a press conference celebrating its sales launch.

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All in a DAYZ

New minicars from Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors rolled off the production line Monday, soon to compete in a category that accounts for 40% of Japan's car market.

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Nissan Mexicana Still Numero Uno

Nissan is Mexico's top automaker, with a 25.5% market share, and the Global Media Center spoke with top regional executives about growth ahead.

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Taking Q50 for a Ride

CEO Carlos Ghosn takes the new Infiniti Q50 for a road test, as production begins in Japan.

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Nissan CEO on Results, Yen, EVs, China and Power 88

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn speaks with the Global Media Center on financial results, the yen, EVs, China and Power 88.

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Nissan Plant in Mexico Powered 50% by Renewable Energy

Today, 50% of energy used by the Nissan Aguascalientes plant comes from renewable sources, the first Renault-Nissan Alliance facility to achieve this milestone.

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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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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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Handicraft: The Art of Clay Modeling

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

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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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Hamaichi Elementary: A Strong Foundation

Hamaichi Elementary School has been closed since disaster struck Japan two years ago, but reopened for one more day to remember the landmark and its role in saving local residents.

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Growing the Grid – Evernote's Workplace Charging to Support EV Car Perk

Imagine you can cut your commute time to work in half, increase productivity at home and in your job, with a car that is almost free to lease. This now is reality for employees at Evernote.

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Nissan Cheers on Future Female Engineers

Jennifer Hill is a former Tennessee Titans and Nashville Predators cheerleader, and also a process engineer and manager at Nissan Motor Company.

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Infinti Q50 Makes European Debut

Infiniti President Johan de Nysschen at the Geneva Motor Show announces the European debut of the Infiniti Q50.

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NYC Taxi of Tomorrow Takes to Manhattan Streets for Milestone Evaluation

Two years ago Nissan won a bid to redesign and supply New York City’s Taxi of Tomorrow. Since then the company has been focused on perfecting the vehicle for passengers, drivers, medallion holders and fleets.

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NISMO's HQ Opens

Nismo is opening its new headquarters Tuesday, but late in January some top executives had a sneak peak at how things were shaping up at its sword-themed site.

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Nissan & NISMO: Heritage

Nissan and Nismo will make a major announcement Tuesday, but let's take a brief look back at decades of motorsports heritage.

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Key Supporting Role

Supporting the 67th Mainichi Film Awards, Nissan gave its own prize to award-winning actor Isao Natsuyagi: a 100% electric LEAF.

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Podium Performance

Nissan performance and utility took center stage for the company at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show.

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JATCO Builds New Mexican Plant

Nissan subsidiary JATCO announced investment of $220 million to build a second plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico, beginning operations in the summer of 2014.

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Amp’D Up

The all-electric Nissan LEAF is quiet on the outside, but in concert on the inside with the first custom-designed Bose® Energy Efficient Series sound system availability.

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Shiny & New

Nissan North America opens its most advanced paint plant globally, rolling out an innovative new paint process for its Tennessee vehicle assembly facility.

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The Flight of the CarryBee

Helper robots, made by Aichikikai Techno System, carry a load and carry a tune at car factories worldwide.

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Nissan, Daimler, Ford Forge Fuel Cell EV Pact

The age of mass-market, affordable fuel cell EV will soon be here thanks to a unique, three-way agreement between Nissan, Daimler and Ford.

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Oppama Style

The Global Media Center takes a look at production behind the scenes at Nissan's Oppama Plant, where everyday the Nissan Juke, Cube, Sylphy and 100%-electric LEAF roll off the lines and onto roads.

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Nissan CEO Gives 2013 Outlook

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn spoke with the Global Media Center at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on the yen, Japan-China ties, and the outlook for 2013.

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Sense-Sational

The Nissan booth at the North American International Auto Show has all the sights, sounds and scents of Innovation and excitement.

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Resonating

Nissan presented the 2014 Nissan Versa Note and the design concept Nissan Resonance at the North American International Auto Show Tuesday.

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Eye on Q50

Infiniti unveiled its Q50 luxury sports sedan at the North American International Auto Show to a packed crowd of media and industry.

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Motor City Showtime

The North American International Auto Show is set to raise expectations of better global growth ahead, as carmakers put all their sights, sounds and scents on display in Detroit.

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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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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.

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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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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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EV-ergreen in Yokohama

Yokohama is pushing the future of electric transportation in Japan with a new zero-emission vehicle.

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Nissan LEAF Gives Options after Superstorm Sandy

East Coast vehicle owners have struggled to find gasoline since super storm Sandy hit, but EVs like the Nissan LEAF have found the going easier.

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The Man in Front of GT-R

Kazutoshi Mizuno details the story behind the 2013 Nissan GT-R.

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Leak Busters

Nissan North America is making major changes to reduce energy use, committed to cutting overall energy consumption by 25% in ten years.

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Pushing the Needle

The 2013 Nissan GT-R was unveiled at a northern Japan racetrack Friday, heading to showrooms in the country this month and in global markets from January.

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The BEST and Brightest

Middle and high school teams got a head start at the annual Lipscomb/Nissan Music City BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics Competition in Nashville.

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DeltaWing Accident at Petit Le Mans

The DeltaWing team says Wednesday's crash on the Road Atlanta track won't be a setback, as they gear up for Saturday's endurance race.

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Game On for Juke-R

Today Juke-R doubters are silenced, as the production version #001 emerges from the pit garage - in both real and virtual worlds.

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Charged Up

EV owners across the U.S. enjoyed the second annual National Plug In Day on Sunday. with the Nissan LEAF leading the charge.

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Glide Path: Nissan’s LATCH AND GLIDE™ Makes Third-Row Access Easy

For big families, it is time to celebrate. It used to be that “get in the back (row)” was an order saved for the youngest, and often smallest, passengers in a caravan. Being nimble didn’t hurt either.

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Tech Talk: What's in the Orchard

Research and Development Executive Vice President Mitsuhiko Yamashita shares the latest in auto industry technology with the Global Media Center.

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LEAF Unlocks Power Grid

Another summer of tight energy supplies is sparking plans for power-saving measures in western Japan, and the Nissan LEAF has become part of the solution with 250 Nissan available free for public and private use in Osaka.

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The Checkered Flag

Le Mans 24 Hours concluded Sunday, with the world's oldest endurance race seeing a few historical firsts and many technological advances.

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Le Mans Race Day Warm Up

The Nissan DeltaWing and LMP2 teams make last minute checks and preparations amid wet morning conditions on Saturday, just hours before the 24-hour endurance race is to begin.

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In the Winner's Circle

Jerry Hardcastle, Global Chief Marketability Engineer, explains the techs and specs of the Juke NISMO in its debut at Le Mans, as well as the Nissan Juke-R, Nissan DeltaWing, and Nissan Leaf NISMO RC, all on display at the 24-hour endurance race.

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Jersey Facility Shores Up Nissan, Infiniti Dealer Tech Training

Nissan and Infiniti recently opened their largest U.S. training facility, a brand new 31,000-sq. foot center in New Jersey that will serve dealerships in the Northeast region.

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Details Matter

Often it is a feature that is not thought about until it is needed, but windshield wiper function matters to drivers, especially in rainy and cold climates.

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Great Minds Think Electric

The 26th annual Electric Vehicle Symposium in Los Angeles (EVS26) is a show completely dedicated to electric vehicles in the newest shapes, colors, and sizes.

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Nissan, Intel unveil next-generation in-car technology at the New York Auto Show

Nissan debuts its next-generation connected car system, NissanConnect, with the new Altima at the New York Auto Show, while the reveal of the zero-emission Infiniti LE highlights the dual-display concept, a technology developed with Intel.

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