Nissan legend Yutaka Katayama turned 105 in September and granted a rare interview with the Global Media Center in which he reflects on nearly 80 years in the car business. Born in September 1909, in what is now Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Mr. K joined the company in 1935 and was assigned to the Administration Department, […]Read more "Rare Interview with Nissan Legend – Yutaka Katayama"
A refresh due for the 2016 or 2017 Nissan Sentra still won’t include a hatchback model; but it will wrap in the sporty, more expressive look of the new Nissan Pulsar hatchback, which made its debut this past week at the Paris Auto Show. According to Nissan design chief and senior vice president Shiro Nakamura, […]Read more "2016 – 2017 Nissan Sentra & Altima to get Redesigned!"
After 19 months in a row of record sales in the US, the money picture for the Nissan Leaf is steadily improving. Nissan has sold 63,944 Leaf EVs in the US and a total of around 140,000 globally. The company produces the electric vehicle in three countries: Japan, the UK and the US and has […]Read more "Nissan Leaf Gaining traction!"
Nissan is highlighting London’s battle with air quality in the UK by using the 100% electric Nissan LEAF to power a striking piece of street art in Waterloo, London that depicts the capital’s iconic skyline. Nissan commissioned Reverse Graffiti artist Moose, to create the mass-scale mural, which was unveiled today. Unlike traditional graffiti, Moose creates […]Read more "Nissan Leaf Powers the “Reverse Graffiti” Street Art!"
Nismo, the motorsports and high-performance arm of Nissan, has a lot of racing success to celebrate in its history and possibly even bigger accomplishments to look forward to. The company is commemorating its 30th anniversary with a video looking back at its most important milestones from each year of its past. Nismo’s job first and […]Read more "Nissan NISMO celebrates 30th Anniversary!"
The Nissan Juke-R from Shpilli-Villi Engineering is without a doubt one of the most extreme Juke-Rs ever created. Tuned to deliver 800 hp with a 200 hp shot of Nitrous oxide also available, this Juke R could outrun even the most powerful tuned Nissan GT-Rs. NISMO Power Chart of a Nissan NISMO Juke RS The […]Read more "The Most Extreme Juke-R ever created!"
More than 60,000 U.S. consumers have “kicked gas” and are now driving the all-electric Nissan LEAF. To celebrate National Drive Electric Week, held Sept. 15-21, Nissan is the exclusive automotive sponsor for more than 130 grassroots events scheduled for markets across the U.S. and abroad. National Drive Electric Week, formerly National Plug In Day, started […]Read more "Nissan Celebrates “National Drive Electric Week” with over 60,000 LEAF Owners!"