Nissan – 2020-01-19 – Easy News

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Next-Gen Nissan 370Z Will Have Manual Gearbox And Retro Z Design
Car Throttle
Spy shots of a 370Z or ‘400Z’ test mule revealed a vehicle still wearing the body panels of the existing Nissan Z car (albeit with a bunch of holes drilled …

Get Ready For a Retro-Styled, V-6, Manual Nissan Z Car
Top Speed
2020 is supposedly the year that will bring us a replacement for the aging Nissan 370Z. We know for a thing that a cabriolet version won’t be offered, …

Analyst Thinks A Nissan -Honda Partnership Is Possible
Carscoops
According to LightStream Research analyst Mio Kato, the reported ‘fractured’ relationship between Nissan and Renault (even if the two companies …

Lucid Air timeline, Nissan electric future, Bolt EV deals: The Week in Reverse
Green Car Reports
Fresh off the U.S. debut of the Nissan Ariya concept, in Las Vegas at CES, Green Car Reports sampled the e-4orce twin-motor and chassis control …

Next Gen Nissan Z Will Feature Throwback Styling
AutoSpies.com
A withering sports car market and lack of investment by Nissan into the Z nameplate made its future look cloudy, though small rays of hope shone …

Here’s A New Rumor About The Supposed Next-Generation Nissan Z
Jalopnik
Roughly 160 million years ago, dinosaurs and the Nissan 370Z roamed the Earth together, in harmony. The dinosaurs have since died out, but the …

It Looks Like the Next-Gen Nissan Z Will Get Throwback Styling, Retain Manual: Report
The Drive
As of last month, Nissan’s signature 370Z sports car has been on the market for an achingly long 11 years without substantial changes. A withering …

Test Drive: Third-generation 2020 Nissan Versa SR stacks features for modest money
Chattanooga Times Free Press
For 2020, Nissan’s small Versa sedan has gotten a full makeover. The Japanese automaker points out that 5 million consumers in the United States …

Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn’s lawyers rebut company’s claims against fugitive executive
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
TOKYO >> The legal team of Nissan’s former chairman Carlos Ghosn issued a statement Friday refuting the latest allegations by the Japanese …

Former Nissan Chief Carlos Ghosn Flees Japan for Lebanon, Says He ‘Will No Longer Be Held …
Daily Beast
Carlos Ghosn, the former head of Nissan Motor Co. and Renault, on Monday evening fled Japan, where he faces up to 15 years in prison for four …

Nissan – 2020-01-18 – Easy News

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2021 Nissan Frontier Getting Radical Redesign
CarBuzz
At long last, the Nissan Frontier is getting a much-needed redesign. Having been on sale since 2004, Nissan’s midsize pickup truck is woefully …

Nissan recalls 300000 vehicles for defective airbags
Springfield News Sun
Nissan is recalling more than 300,000 vehicles because an explosion from a faulty airbag inflator could cause metal fragments to hit the driver or …

How All-New 2020 Hyundai Venue Compares to Honda HR-V, Nissan Kicks
Forbes
The Nissan Kicks and the Venue have more similarities, as both designs channel SUV-like design parameters like an upright rear windscreen.

Nissan (NSANY) Recalls 346K Vehicles Over Takata Airbag Defect
Yahoo Finance
Nissan Motor Co. NSANY will recall 346,000 vehicles worldwide to replace the risky Takata airbag inflators that could explode and hurl shrapnel, per …

May The e-4ORCE Be With You: Nissan AWD System Arrives With Ariya
InsideEVs
My guide tells me to let up and as I do, the Nissan twin-motor ‘all-wheel control’ e-4ORCE test vehicle snaps back into regular road car form.

Ghosn Lawyers Rebut New Nissan Claims Against Fugitive Exec | Voice of America – English
Voice of America
Nissan Motor Co. on Thursday filed a new set of allegations to the Tokyo Stock Exchange against Ghosn, who skipped bail and fled to Lebanon earlier …

Nissan Z’s future penciled in with retro design cues, up to 500 HP
CNET
Nissan has reportedly shown the car at dealer meetings, which the unnamed individuals said evokes some retro cues from past Z cars. The automaker …

Nissan adds nearly 346000 vehicles to Takata recall saga
Boston.com
DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling nearly 346,000 vehicles worldwide to replace dangerous Takata air bag inflators that can explode and hurl …

Carlos Ghosn’s lawyers hit back at Nissan fraud claims
BBC News
Lawyers acting for ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn have hit back after the car giant accused him of misusing the firm’s money for events abroad.

Renault, Nissan share ‘real desire’ to make alliance work: chairman
Reuters
PA) Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said on Thursday there was a “real desire” within the top ranks of both companies for its alliance with Nissan  …

Nissan – 2020-01-17 – Easy News

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Renault chairman: ‘Real desire’ to make faltering Nissan alliance work
City A.M.
Renault’s chairman has dismissed claims that the 20-year partnership between the French manufacturer and Nissan might be breaking down.

The Nissan Electric Car That Everyone Really Wants? It’ll Be Fast as a Sports Car
Gear Patrol
Nissan’s senior VP for global design, Alfonso Albaisa, told Green Car Reports the “real” version of the Ariya will be “faster or as fast as a Z car.

Nissan EVs will share platform with Infiniti, Renault, Mitsubishi
Green Car Reports
Nissan hasn’t launched a completely new dedicated electric vehicle in nearly 10 years. That’s all set to change soon with the introduction of not just …

Nissan Adds Nearly 346000 Cars to Takata Recall
KTVN
The Nissan recall covers certain 2001 through 2003 Maximas, 2002 through 2006 Sentras, 2002 through 2004 Pathfinders, and 2007 through 2011 …

Nissan adds nearly 308K vehicles to Takata recall saga
CBS7 News (press release)
(AP) – Nissan is recalling nearly 308,000 vehicles in the U.S. to replace dangerous Takata air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel.

2020 Nissan Titan is a solid truck with a big V8
Pamplin Media Group
PMG PHOTO: JEFF ZURSCHMEIDE – Nissan has redesigned the 2020 Titan, but the basic appeal remains the same: every single Titan made comes …

Nissan recalls 346K vehicles for exploding airbags
mlive.com
DETROIT – Nissan is recalling almost 346,000 vehicles to replace airbag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel, the Associate Press reports.

Nissan Punishes More Managers After 10000-Hour Ghosn Probe
Bloomberg
Nissan Motor Co. has revealed more details of an exhaustive probe into Carlos Ghosn, a week after its fugitive former leader accused the Japanese …

Ghosn Says French Envoy Warned Him Of Nissan Plot
Forbes
The Topline: The former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn went on the record in an interview with Reuters to claim that he was first warned of a plot against …

Nissan and Infiniti Recall More Than 300000 Vehicles to Replace Defective Airbags
ConsumerReports.org
Nissan North America is recalling 307,962 Nissan and Infiniti vehicles to replace front passenger airbag inflators. These same vehicles were part of a …

Nissan – 2020-01-16 – Easy News

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Nissan predicts you will get sick of seeing giant infotainment screens
Digital Trends
Nissan doesn’t want its customers to feel like they’re in NASA’s command center when they’re behind the wheel, but it also wants to continue packing …

Ghosn claims French envoy warned him of Nissan plot against him
The Japan Times
Ghosn claims French envoy warned him of Nissan plot against him … Former Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa, who was forced to resign last year after …

PSA names former Renault, Nissan execs to head Citroen, DS brands
Automotive News Europe
PARIS — PSA Group named Vincent Cobee, a former Renault- Nissan alliance executive, as CEO of the Citroen brand, replacing Linda Jackson, who …

Nissan should ally with Honda if Renault tie-up collapses, analyst says
Automotive News Europe
TOKYO — A Nissan alliance with Honda ‘feels a little wrong’ but should not be out of the question if the embattled automaker ends up severing ties …

Nissan to abolish senior adviser posts in bid to oust Saikawa
Nikkei Asian Review
TOKYO — Nissan Motor will abolish senior adviser posts in a bid to turn the page on a corporate governance structure headed by former Chief …

Nissan adds nearly 308K vehicles to Takata recall saga
KTTC
DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling nearly 308,000 vehicles in the U.S. to replace dangerous Takata air bag inflators that can explode and hurl …

Maybe a Nissan -Honda Tieup Isn’t So Unthinkable After All
Yahoo Finance
(Bloomberg) — A Nissan Motor Co. alliance with Honda Motor Co. “feels a little wrong” but shouldn’t be out of the question if the embattled automaker …

Nissan adds nearly 308K vehicles to Takata recall saga
KKTV 11 News
DETROIT (AP) – Nissan is recalling nearly 308,000 vehicles in the U.S. to replace dangerous Takata air bag inflators that can explode and hurl …

The roots of Nissan’s rapid decline
Chicago Tribune
He was hailed as a corporate savior when French automaker Renault bought a stake in Nissan and dispatched him to Japan on a rescue mission.

Nissan Is in Trouble. Carlos Ghosn May Deserve the Blame.
The New York Times
He was hailed as a corporate savior when the French automaker Renault bought a stake in Nissan and dispatched him to Japan on a rescue mission.

Nissan – 2020-01-15 – Easy News

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A redesigned Nissan Frontier is coming: Here’s what to expect
Autoblog 日本版 (blog)
The next-generation Nissan Frontier is poised to arrive in 2021, and through interviews with multiple sources we’ve been able to piece together a …

Corvette wins Car of the Year, 2021 Ford Bronco preview, Nissan Ariya EV concept: What’s New …
The Car Connection
Nissan’s top design officer confirms the Ariya Concept closely previews the automaker’s next electric vehicle—and performance will be a priority.

What will happen when 5G works in trucks like the 2020 Nissan Titan?
TechRadar India
I fired up the hotspot in a 2020 Nissan Titan recently, just to find out. In a remote area, conserving a little usage on my own smartphone and parked at …

Grand Opening of Napleton Nissan in St. Louis
KSDK.com
Napleton Nissan of St. Louis is having a huge Grand Opening event on Thursday, January 16! Dan Loggins is here to tell us more. For the day of the …

Nissan Canada Inc. is a Certified Great Place to Work
The News Wheel
Even though it’s Nissan Canada Inc.’s first time participating in a Great Places to Work Institute survey, the automaker passed with flying colors.

Nissan says not considering dissolving alliance with Renault
KFGO News
TOKYO (Reuters) – Nissan Motor <7201.T> said on Tuesday it was ‘in no way’ considering dissolving its alliance with France’s Renault SA and …

Renault chairman says alliance with Nissan ‘robust’ -L’Echo
Reuters
PARIS, Jan 13 (Reuters) – The alliance between the French carmaker Renault and its Japanese partner Nissan Motor is “solid, robust, everything but …

Renault shares fall on fresh worries about potential break with Nissan
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) – Renault 7201.Y shares hit six-year lows on Monday after a media report that Nissan has accelerated secret contingency …

2020 Nissan Leaf packs updated infotainment, safety gear
CNET
The 2020 Nissan Leaf will house far more standard equipment than before, but shoppers will find a price increase for every single trim grade available …

Nissan says it’s not splitting up with Renault
CNN
Nissan is in no way considering dissolving the Alliance,’ the Japanese carmaker said in a statement Tuesday, referring to the global car alliance …

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Regarding speculative media reports on Nissan’s stance toward the Alliance
Nissan News
Recently, there have been speculative international media reports on Nissan’s stance towards the Alliance. Contrary to the assertions in the articles, …

Nissan – 2020-01-14 – Easy News

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Chiyo’s year in Nissan Super GT exile ‘not wasted’
Motorsport.com, Edition: Australia (press release)
Nissan driver Katsumasa Chiyo believes his year out of SUPER GT was not wasted, because of what he learnt as a pitlane reporter in Super Formula.

2020 Nissan Leaf starts at $31600
SlashGear
Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2020 Nissan Leaf in the United States. The 2020 Leaf comes in S, SV, and SL trims. The S and SV are …

Nissan Offers High-Tech Hospitality at CES 2020
The News Wheel
Visitors to the Nissan booth at the Consumer Electronics Show were treated to a futuristic twist on the traditional Japanese concept of hospitality.

Renault shares fall on fresh worries about potential break with Nissan
Midwest Communication
LONDON (Reuters) – Renault <7201.Y> shares hit six-year lows on Monday after a media report that Nissan has accelerated secret contingency …

Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day
Bloomberg
Iran’s admission was met with public protests, Brexit and trade deal formalities take place this week and Nissan Motor Co. and Renault SA may be …

Nissan Ariya Concept points directly to affordable 300-mile high-performance EV
Green Car Reports
If you want a good look at Nissan’s next fully electric vehicle, it’s very thinly masked in the Ariya Concept, which made its U.S. debut at last week’s …

Nissan electric crossover tech, lithium-sulfur batteries, EV cost: Today’s Car News
Green Car Reports
Nissan’s upcoming electric crossover is taking form—and we sample some of the performance technology that might help it stand out in the market.

Nissan accelerates potential split from Renault
Seeking Alpha
Top brass at Nissan (OTCPK:NSANY) are talking about a secret contingency plan to potentially split from Renault (OTCPK:RNLSY), which has been …

France Must Make Nissan Concessions, Or Renault Faces Existential Threat
Forbes
Renault faces an isolated and precarious future as its alliance with Nissan stumbles and possibly fails. There is only one sensible route which might …

Nissan Examines Possibility of Breaking Away From Renault
Yahoo Finance
(Bloomberg) — Nissan Motor Co. executives have examined the possibility of breaking away from Renault SA amid concerns that relations with the …

Nissan – 2020-01-13 – Easy News

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2020 Nissan Leaf Is More Competitive Than Ever
CarBuzz
For the 2020 model year, Nissan is making a host of advanced driver-assist features standard across the entire Nissan Leaf model range. However …

VW, Nissan chase African market where car loans are rare
Laredo Morning Times
Volkswagen and Nissan are among automakers planning new plants in Ghana to target West Africa’s 382 million people. Their challenge: Finding …

Life on the run is proving expensive for ex- Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn
Hindustan Times
Last year, Nissan canceled retirement and stock-linked compensation and Renault SA said he won’t benefit from a non-compete agreement he signed …

Michael Taylor, who reportedly helped former Nissan boss flee, has a history of legal scrapes
The Boston Globe
In his 20s during the Cold War, Michael Taylor was part of a secretive military team tasked with stopping a Soviet invasion of Europe with hand-carried …

Nissan Frontier Finally Getting The Engine It Deserves
CarBuzz
Considering the it launched way back in 2004 and has only received minor updates over the year, the Nissan Frontier feels like it has been on sale for …

Nissan e-4orce demo: Why electric-car AWD benefits more than performance and traction
Green Car Reports
Nissan was thin on powertrain details regarding the production vehicle due in late 2021, closely based on its Ariya electric crossover concept revealed …

How Good Is Nissan’s Factory Warranty’s Coverage?
Motor1.com
Nissan has a long history of offering vehicles with solid value and dependability. This brand is also renowned for exciting sports cars, stylish sport …

Nissan executives step up planning for potential split from Renault
Financial Times
Senior executives at Nissan have accelerated secret contingency planning for a potential split from Renault as the downfall of Carlos Ghosn continues …

Nissan e-4ORCE First Drive: New dual motor AWD control tech makes EVs quicker and safer
Electrek
Nissan flew us out to Las Vegas during CES 2020 and put us up, allowing us to get a first hand drive of the new e-4ORCE AWD technology going into …

Japan seeks Interpol wanted notice for Carole Ghosn, wife of ex- Nissan CEO
nypost.com
The heat is rising for the wife of former Nissan exec Carlos Ghosn. Japanese authorities have reportedly asked for an Interpol wanted notice for Carole …