Navara features in music video

July 31, 2011 • News • Views: 668

WE already know how fashionable the Navara is, but the Nissan pick-up is set to get even more hip. That’s because it features in the music video ‘Stay Awake’ by music artist EXAMPLE. The Navara features twice in the film – fast forward to 1 minute 40 secs to see the car, or

Nissan announces 150.4bn operating profit

July 30, 2011 • News • Views: 537

FOR the first quarter of fiscal year 2011, ending March 31, 2012, Nissan’s operating profit was 150.4bn yen (US $1.84bn, euro 1.28bn). A total of 1,056,000 vehicles were sold globally in the first quarter of fiscal year 2011 – up 10.6 per cent compared to the same period in fiscal

Autocar drives GT-R racer

July 29, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 795

AUTOCAR already loves the GT-R, calling it ‘the supercar bargain of the modern era’. But what happens when they get their hands on one of the Nissan GT-Rs currently competing in FIA GT1 World Championship? Watch this to find out. Tweet Share

Interview: Mark Goodier

July 28, 2011 • News • Views: 1034

MARK Goodier is known to many as a former Radio 1 DJ and these days as a voice on Smooth Radio. Goodier, 49, was the presenter of the UK Top 40 on Radio 1 and a host of Top of the Pops on BBC1. But Goodier has another obsession aside from music – he’s an EV enthusiast, …

Sunderland plant is ‘remarkable’

July 28, 2011 • News • Views: 923

THE Sunderland plant is the first factory in the UK to build more than 400,000 vehicles a year, new research has revealed. 423,000 cars were built last year at the factory meaning that a new record has been set – information which has led to one professor calling Nissan’s achievement as

The Jim Wright Blog: I can’t wait to get started

July 27, 2011 • Blog, News • Views: 725

Let me take this opportunity, for those that don’t know me, to introduce myself – I’m Jim Wright, the new managing director of NMGB and a new face to this page too! I have worked at Nissan for 18 years now, but this move will see me return to the UK and NMGB after 11 …

Twinkle Twinkle back on nation’s screens

July 24, 2011 • News • Views: 706

THE latest burst of national TV for Juke is being launched today with cinema advertising launching next week using the ‘Twinkle Twinkle’ 30 second advert. The advert features a more upbeat version of the ‘Twinkle Twinkle’ soundtrack, and the adverts mark the fifth appearance for

200 new jobs on offer at Sunderland

July 24, 2011 • News • Views: 3805

NISSAN has launched a major new recruitment campaign for engineers and maintenance technicians to join its record-breaking Sunderland Plant. Up to 200 new positions across the plant will support the current record levels of production, the introduction of electric vehicle technology to the UK at