200 new jobs on offer at Sunderland

July 24, 2011 • News • Views: 5206

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

VIDEO: Behind the scenes with Top Gear GT-R

July 23, 2011 • News • Views: 1008

YESTERDAY we reported on the updated Nissan GT-R’s appearance on Top Gear – and Clarkson concluded with the view that the Nissan sports car was ‘the last word in precision engineering.’ Mr. May also got the opportunity to try out the car and it’s launch control system in this

GT-R receives Top Gear seal of approval

July 22, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 1315

AFTER a spot on the world’s most popular car show last weekend, the updated Nissan GT-R has received the Top Gear seal of approval. The car received a prime-time spot in one of the show’s legendary challenges three years ago when it raced the bullet train. But if proof was needed that

LEAF welcomed to the Western Isles

July 22, 2011 • News • Views: 978

AFTER completing a marathon journey by road and ferry, a LEAF from Nissan dealer Alex F Noble is now safely established in its new home on Uist in the Outer Hebrides. The all-electric hatchback was purchased jointly by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Council) and the Outer Hebrides

GT-R reigns supreme in France

July 20, 2011 • News • Views: 1089

NISSAN reigned supreme in France last week by dominating round seven of the FIA GT1 Championship at Paul Ricard. The German duo of Michael Krumm and Lucas Luhr lead from the beginning to end and put themselves back on top of the GT1 Drivers’ Championship standings in the process. The no.21

More than 57,000 Nissans sold in Europe in June

July 19, 2011 • News • Views: 964

JUNE saw Nissan dealers in Europe sell 57,457 vehicles – an increase of eight per cent compared to last year. The month’s figures has helped calendar year-to-date sales for Nissan in Europe hit 351,668 units with Qashqai, Juke and Murano performing strongly Most models posted

Nissan launches millionth QASHQAI campaign

July 16, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 6898

NISSAN is marking the one millionth QASHQAI rolling off the Sunderland Plant production line in colourful style – but it’s Nissan dealers who are key to making the celebrations go off with a bang. Starting this week, Nissan has launched a large advertising campaign to communicate the

Nissan rolls out dealer training for Micra DIG-S

July 15, 2011 • News • Views: 1868

NISSAN will be rolling out Micra DIG-S training for the dealer network in August so that dealers are as clued-up as possible on the ground-breaking new version of the Nissan supermini. The new Micra DIG-S comes to the sector boasting the world’s first production supercharged, three–cylinder,