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February, 2012

Carlos Ghosn in NTC

CEO Ghosn on the Nissan Technical Center

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn spoke with the the Global Media Center on location in Atsugi, discussing the continued importance of the company's global R&D and design hub.

Nissan Technical Center

Nissan Technical Center Celebrates 30 Years

Located in Atsugi, NTC has been the center of Nissan’s design, development and engineering excellence since the early 1980s, its establishment coinciding with Japanese automakers rise to global prominence.

Mega Solar in Okinawa

Japan’s island paradise is becoming even greener, as EV infrastructure takes root in Okinawa

Okinawa sees EVs as integral to its plans for greater sustainability, building one of the deeper eco-infrastructures in Japan.

RadioShack Nissan Trek

Nissan puts the pedal down in expanding backing of a pro cycling team

Nissan North America steps up its commitment to professional cycling, becoming co-title sponsor of a team of 30 riders.

Infiniti JX

Infiniti JX: The First Luxury Vehicle to be Built in Tennessee

The first Infiniti JX built at Nissan's manufacturing facility in Smyrna rolls off the production line, marking a new milestone for the plant and the first ever luxury vehicle to be built in Tennessee.

Nissan LEAF in Okinawa

Japan's island paradise expands EV role in eco-tourism

Nissan LEAF rent-a-cars in Okinawa create unique experiences in island eco-tourism while helping to build up local EV infrastructure.

Ben Poore

Infiniti Game on for Big 2012

Infiniti eyes growth in the U.S. with all-new, high-volume products.


Daytona Dream

In the second chapter of the Global Media Center’s Heritage Series, “Daytona Dream”, we tell the story of the 1992 debut victory of the Nissan No.23 team in the legendary 24 hours endurance race.

Huadu Plant

Huadu's Best Practices

The Media Center takes a closer look at Nissan's Huadu manufacturing facility, awarded best performing plant in the Renault-Nissan Alliance in 2011.

Penn Jillette

Stars Aligned: Penn Jillette and the Nissan LEAF Headline in Las Vegas

Entertainer Penn Jillette makes a bet on Nissan LEAF in his hometown, making CO2 emissions magically disappear.

Project 370Z

Nissan Hosts Auto Bloggers at Chicago Auto Show for Launch of Project 370Z

Nissan's “Project 370Z” was launched at a special blogger media day at the 2012 Chicago Auto Show where enthusiasts can vote on modifications and follow construction online through Facebook.

Chicago Show

Nissan Shows Revised 370Z and NV200 Van at Chicago show

More than a dozen production and concept vehicles are making world or North American debuts at the Chicago Auto Show, with Nissan highlights including the revised 2013 370Z and NV200 compact van.

Joe Peter

Nissan Chief Financial Officer Joe Peter explains Q3 earnings and implications for fiscal 2011

Nissan CFO Joe Peter describes the impact of yen strengthening — and what Nissan is doing about it.

Joji Tagawa

Nissan Maintains Full-Year Profit Forecast, Financial Results Lead Japan’s Top Three

Nissan's encouraging financial results to date for fiscal 2011 show global sales off-setting strong headwinds.


Nissan and FedEx test e-NV200 in London

The Nissan LEAF is already leading the way in reducing carbon emissions in cities, but with the e-NV200, Nissan is now extending this development into commercial vehicles in cities such as London.


Renault-Nissan Bolsters BRIC Plans with Expanding India Alliance

Following Nissan's best ever monthly sales in India in January, the Alliance's Chennai plant will open a second line in March, doubling the facility's capacity.

Brian Carolin

A Running Start for Nissan in North America

Brian Carolin, Nissan North America’s senior vice president for sales and marketing, spoke with the Media Center about January U.S. sales, which rose 10.4% from a year earlier.

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