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March, 2018


Nissan Altima heritage: five generations, 5.6 million sold

Since the Altima was first introduced for the 1993 model year, it has consistently been one of Nissan's best-selling vehicles – with 5.6 million sold to date.

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Two new engines, including advanced Variable Compression Turbo, set to power the all-new 2019 Nissan Altima

Reflecting the importance of the Altima to the Nissan brand, the company is making its largest investment ever in a new model powertrain development – introducing for the first time, two completely new engines for one model change.

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2019 Altima – the new global face of Nissan sedan design

If the designers behind the 2019 Nissan Altima have anything to say about it, the sixth generation of the company's top-selling sedan – with more than five million sold since introduction – is about to reinvigorate interest in midsize sedans.

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All-new 2019 Nissan Altima – with Nissan Intelligent Mobility technology, new powertrains and Intelligent All-Wheel Drive – makes world debut at New York International Auto Show

Nissan today revealed the all-new Altima, bringing excitement back to the mid-size sedan segment with expressive styling, an uplifting interior, two new powerplants, the first available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive in a Nissan sedan in the U.S. and advanced Nissan Intelligent Mobility features, including ProPILOT Assist.

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All-new 2018 Nissan LEAF named ‘2018 World Green Car’

The all-new 2018 Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electric vehicle, was named the “2018 World Green Car” at the 2018 New York International Auto Show. LEAF is the icon of Nissan Intelligent Mobility, the company’s vision for changing how cars are powered, driven and integrated into society.


Nissan, Sumitomo Corp. and 4R set up plant to recycle electric-car batteries

Japan’s first plant specializing in the reuse and recycling of lithium-ion batteries from electric vehicles is set to open amid growing demand for electric cars.


Nissan aims to sell 1 million electrified vehicles a year by FY2022

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today unveiled plans to launch growing numbers of electrified vehicles, expand and evolve autonomous driving systems, and accelerate vehicle connectivity as part of its Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022 midterm plan.


Nissan LEAF batteries to light up Japanese town

Nissan and its affiliate 4R Energy Corporation have teamed up with the town of Namie, Japan, to install new streetlights that will be powered by a combination of solar panels and used batteries from the Nissan LEAF electric car.


VIDEO: Artificial intelligence in vehicles – a conversation with Melissa Cefkin

At the recent Nissan Futures Latin America event in Brazil, Nissan held discussions regarding the development of autonomous vehicles. Dr. Melissa Cefkin, anthropologist and chief scientist at the Nissan Research Center in Silicon Valley, shared her findings on artificial intelligence and how it relates to automobiles.

INFINITI ranks No. 1 overall in 2018 J.D. Power Customer Satisfa

INFINITI ranks No. 1 overall in 2018 J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Index in the U.S.

INFINITI earned top honors, taking the No. 1 spot industry-wide in the J.D. Power 2018 Customer Service Index (CSI) Study. Overall, INFINITI achieved a CSI score of 876 on a 1,000-point scale, 48 points above the industry average and 14 points above the premium segment average.


Nissan partners with the Raks Thai Foundation to build leadership skills for Thai students

Some 1,200 young Thai students – from grades 7 to 12 at eight selected schools in Ayutthaya and Rayong provinces – will benefit from a three-year Youth Leadership Development program sponsored by Nissan Motor Thailand Co, Ltd. in partnership with the Raks Thai Foundation.

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At Nissan Futures, Nissan presented its vision for a more autonomous, electric and connected future in Latin America

Nissan Futures Latin America was held in the region for the first time on March 9, where Nissan shared its global Nissan Intelligent Mobility vision.


Nissan wins two Car of the Year 2018 awards in Thailand

Nissan Motor Thailand today won two Car of the Year 2018 awards at the 39th Bangkok International Motor Show 2018, held at Impact Muang Thong Thani.

Nissan honored as featured marque at the 2018 Classic Motorsport

Nissan honored as featured marque at the 2018 Classic Motorsports Mitty in the U.S.

Big news in the Nissan motorsports world: Nissan/Datsun has been selected as the featured marque for the Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR) Speedfest vintage races at the upcoming Classic Motorsports Mitty vintage festival, where legendary Datsun/Nissan race driver John Morton will serve as the grand marshal.

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Nissan demonstrates power at the Dubai International Baja

Nissan dominated the final lineup of the second edition of the Dubai International Baja powered by Nissan and AW Rastamani, with four of its cars finishing in the top 10 positions.


Nissan announces winners of 34th children’s book competition

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the winners of the 34th Nissan Children's Storybook and Picture Book Grand Prix competition, organized by the International Institute for Children's Literature, Osaka.

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Eight out of 10 Latin Americans open to buying an electric vehicle

Eight out of 10 Latin Americans are willing to buy an electric vehicle, according to a study commissioned by Nissan.


Official design sketch of the all-new Nissan Altima revealed before its global debut at the 2018 New York International Auto Show

The all-new sixth generation of the Altima will make its world debut at the 2018 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) on March 28.

Nissan honors International Women's Day in Brazil

They make cars every day – but have never driven one

For some women, the dream of driving may be blocked by a series of obstacles.


INFINITI launches 2018 Engineering Academy, including trackside finals at F1 Grands Prix with Renault Sport

INFINITI has announced the launch of the 2018 edition of its highly successful INFINITI Engineering Academy, its fifth consecutive year recruiting the best engineers worldwide to work both with INFINITI Motor Company and Renault Sport Formula One™ Team.


Nissan at Geneva Motor Show 2018: transforming the way we drive, transforming the way we live

The acceleration of electrification was the key theme at the Nissan stand during this year's Geneva Motor Show.


Nissan reveals concept livery for its Formula E debut season

Nissan has taken the next steps toward its debut in the all-electric ABB FIA Formula E Championship by revealing its concept livery at the Geneva Motor Show.


Nissan IMx KURO concept vehicle debuts at Geneva Motor Show

The Nissan IMx KURO was unveiled today at the Geneva International Motor Show, marking the European debut of the IMx electric crossover concept vehicle.

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Nissan Intelligent Mobility vision drives breakthrough announcements at Geneva Motor Show

Nissan Intelligent Mobility, the brand's vision to transform the way we drive and transform the way we live, is leading a number of key announcements at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.

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