October launch for all-new Nissan NV400

April 18, 2011 • News • Views: 508

NISSAN dealers across the country will be able to get their hands on Nissan’s latest commercial vehicle later this year, it has been announced. Customers will be able order Nissan’s exciting all-new NV400 at their Nissan dealer from October 2011. Boasting a bold and purposeful face, the

European dealer network sells 600,000 units in 2010

April 16, 2011 • News • Views: 587

NISSAN dealers all around Europe sold more than 600,000 Nissans in 2010. The 2010 financial results ending March 31, show that in 2010 Nissan dealers in Europe sold 607,000 cars – an increase of nearly 100,000 units compared to 2009. The firm now has a 3.4 per cent market share in Europe

In Focus: Nissan Qashqai

April 14, 2011 • Cars, News • Views: 1076

The Qashqai is one of the UK public’s most popular cars. That’s a statement frequently used to describe the Qashqai, but it’s a true one. The crossover is to be found regularly in the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders’ top ten list of best-sellers every month, and

Nissan performs strongly in Driver Power 2011

April 13, 2011 • News • Views: 751

AFTER an impressive set of March registration figures, Nissan cannot stop but impressing its owners. The Japanese firm has just been voted the 11th best manufacturer in the Auto Express Driver Power Awards 2011. The survey, in which owners rate their car’s performance, ride quality, handling,

Scheme can drive past customers into Nissan showrooms

April 12, 2011 • News • Views: 790

NISSAN dealers can now easily reconnect with past customers and potential purchasers with a brand new sales scheme. The ground-breaking Showroom Appointments Initiative from Douglas Stafford enables dealerships to reconnect with customers and potential purchasers. The performance improvement

Charles Hurst Nissan hands over new Micra

April 11, 2011 • News • Views: 841

NISSAN dealer Charles Hurst has handed the keys of a brand new Micra to one lucky competition winner. The Ireland-based dealer recently collaborated with a radio station to run a special competition to give away the Nissan supermini, earning itself local recognition in the community. The

The Paul Willcox Blog: April 8, 2011

April 9, 2011 • Blog, News • Views: 821

WHEN we started this year we were under no illusions as to how tough things could be. The economy may have started to show some green shoots of recovery, but austerity measures from government were set to kick in and the SMMT had warned the car sales environment would be difficult. That’s

Update on Japan Earthquake and UK manufacturing

April 7, 2011 • News • Views: 511

NISSAN has announced that due to the recent Japan earthquake and an ‘interruption to the normal supply of components’, the firm is introducing three non-production’ days at its Sunderland plant. The three days will be 26, 27 and 28 April, and Nissan insists that the effect on