JFE Nissan hands over Micra to competition winner

June 22, 2011 • News • Views: 583

EXETER-based Nissan dealer, JFE Nissan, has handed over a brand new Micra to a lucky reader of  a national newspaper. Patrick Hyde, who works for Mid Devon District Council, entered a competition in the Daily Mail to win a new Nissan Micra and was amazed when he heard he had won the star prize –

LEAF arrives at Peterborough Nissan dealer

June 21, 2011 • News • Views: 719

ONE Peterborough Nissan dealer can at last fulfill their customers’ wishes – the LEAF has rocked into town. Smiths Nissan has been inundated with customer enquiries about the Nissan LEAF following a preview event earlier this year, and now they can supply the car to buyers. Customers

The Paul Willcox Blog: And it’s goodbye from me

June 20, 2011 • Blog, News • Views: 1151

As you may have heard by now, I’m leaving my current role for pastures new in July, taking up the role of Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Nissan Europe. Fortunately for you I’m writing this blog instead of having to tell you it face to face. I’ve got a horrendous

Revised NV200 breaks loose

June 20, 2011 • News • Views: 863

NISSAN dealers can expect the NV200 range in their showrooms to be better than ever before as of next month. The popular van will be available with a range of enhancements from July 1, adding everything from satellite navigation to a more powerful engine. Top of the billing is the standard fitment

Willcox appointed head of sales & marketing in Europe

June 17, 2011 • News • Views: 706

NISSAN UK Managing Director, Paul Willcox, has  been appointed Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Nissan in Europe, effective July 1, 2011. Willcox will replace Simon Thomas, who is leaving the company after 20 years, to pursue a career outside Nissan. Colin Dodge, EVP and Chairman of

In Focus: Nissan PIXO

June 17, 2011 • Cars, News • Views: 892

IN recent years, the Micra was the smallest Nissan in your showrooms, but in 2009 that changed. Along came the PIXO, Nissan’s a-segment car built in conjunction with Suzuki, and has become a strong contender in the class. That’s probably due to the way the PIXO was designed. The PIXO

Car dealer issues theft advice

June 16, 2011 • News • Views: 680

A CAR dealer who was the victim of a car jacking has issued advice to warn others. A thief posing as a legitimate buyer of the dealer’s very own BMW X5 hijacked the car during a viewing. ‘I had actually withdrawn the X5 from sale the day before,’ said the dealer, who wishes to remain …

VIDEO: Llewellyn’s 19 miles with Ghosn

June 15, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 662

WHAT happens when you put the chairman and CEO of Renault-Nissan Alliance in a LEAF with a television star who loves electric cars? A fascinating interview that’s what. Star of the Red Dwarf TV series and electric car aficionado, Robert Llewellyn, picked up Carlos Ghosn at Infiniti’s