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Ghosn’s six-year growth plan

June 29, 2011 • News • Views: 877

PRESIDENT and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co., Carlos Ghosn, has revealed his big six-year plan for the company. Taking the headlines is his ambitious plan to grow Nissan’s already strong 5.8 per cent market share of the global car market, to an impressive eight per cent in under

A million in Qash

June 29, 2011 • News • Views: 1196

STAFF at Sunderland are rejoicing after producing the one millionth Nissan Qashqai – cementing its position as one of the most successful British-built cars ever. The landmark vehicle was driven off the production line four years, six months and 23 days after production began on December 5,

Micra 24 hour test drive is go

June 29, 2011 • News • Views: 1195

Bishops Nissan in Guildford is inviting customers to see how far they can go in 24 hours, with Nissan’s new Micra test drive. A first for the compact car category, the 24 hour test drive is designed with the customer in mind and provides drivers with the opportunity to put the new Nissan Micra

Jim Wright appointed Nissan GB MD

June 25, 2011 • News • Views: 5303

JIM Wright has been appointed managing director of Nissan Motor GB Ltd, it’s been announced today. Wright, who is currently European Vice President for Infiniti, will replace Paul Willcox, who has been appointed Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Nissan in Europe. The move will

Nissan gears up to set records at Goodwood

June 24, 2011 • News • Views: 623

NISSAN has revealed its plans for next week’s Goodwood Festival of Speed and they are bound to cause a stir with spectators. Record breakers? The firm will be setting out to claim two records at the West Sussex event (July 1-3) and it will be the LEAF and Juke that set them. The Nissan LEAF,

Nissan announces financial forecasts

June 24, 2011 • News • Views: 602

NISSAN has announced its financial forecasts for fiscal year 2011 (April 1, 2011 through March 31, 2012), and has filed forecasts with the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Those are net revenues of 9.4 trillion yen (US $117.5 billion, euro 81.74 billion), operating profit of 460 billion yen (US $5.75 billion,

Eco village gets its LEAFs

June 23, 2011 • News • Views: 866

ONE of the UK’s first eco villages has received its first deliveries of the Nissan LEAF courtesy of West Way Nissan Manchester. Ashton Hayes Village in Cheshire, has a population of 1000, and is a Carbon Neutral Community Village. Residents have committed to a low carbon lifestyle by adopting a

JFE Nissan hands over Micra to competition winner

June 22, 2011 • News • Views: 646

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 –