The Jim Wright blog: Why we all deserve to feel proud today

August 7, 2013 • Blog • Views: 1085

THERE’S never any room for complacency in our business. Working in the automotive sector has been particularly challenging over the past few years and it has required constant effort from all of us to stay focused, ensure we’re one step ahead of the competition, and exceed our

So many stories to tell at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed

August 2, 2013 • Blog • Views: 1151

TODAY Nissan Insider looks back to the Goodwood Festival of Speed – and Nissan’s presence at the biggest event in the UK motoring calendar. Nissan was heavily involved in this year’s festival, with an impressive stand telling a great story of excitement and innovation, and thousands

The Jim Wright blog: New products give us a great chance for growth

July 11, 2013 • Blog • Views: 1069

IT WAS great to see so many of you at the fantastic Nissan brand event in Bratislava last week. We took over the Slovakian capital with the theme ‘Innovation and Excitement’ and I think it delivered plenty of both. At the start, I promised you’d see an avalanche of new product. As a series of

The Jim Wright Blog: Recall gives us a genuine chance to shine

April 12, 2013 • Blog, News • Views: 1007

WHEN a recall notice pings up on my email, I naturally wince. It means something has gone wrong somewhere and there’s going to be a lot of work involved. But every problem presents us with an opportunity to shine. The airbag recall, which hit the headlines this week, initially seems

My pride and pleasure at driving something special

February 15, 2013 • Blog • Views: 1094

TODAY Nissan Insider chats to Paul O’Neil about his experiences of driving a Nissan LEAF. Paul is category manager for electric vehicles at Nissan so naturally has plenty to say about the company’s all-electric hatchback. Here, Paul shares his thoughts with us… February 1 marked three months

The Jim Wright Blog: We’ve enjoyed a record-breaking September

October 4, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1172

THE plate-change month of September is crucial for everyone in the motor industry, and I know you’ve been working hard to keep the cars moving and the customers happy. Now the month is behind us, I can report on Nissan’s performance. I’m pleased to be able to tell you that we registered a

Jim Wright: ‘Let’s keep the buyers where they should be – signing up with us’

August 29, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 871

EVERY August, people making polite chit-chat ask where I’m planning to go away on holiday. We all know that suggesting someone in the retail motor industry take a break in the run up to a plate change month is a bit like suggesting a sandwich shop closes for a lunch hour. Our customers are coming

Lots of innovation and excitement!

July 26, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1474

WE’RE paying a final visit to 2012’s Goodwood Festival of Speed today. Although the event took place a couple of weeks ago now, dealers might still be feeling the benefits of Nissan’s presence at the event. That’s because the team at Goodwood worked hard to spread the