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Mar 27, 2013, 02:20 ET Nissan Debuts 2014 Pathfinder Hybrid, NV200 Mobility Taxi at New York International Auto Show

After nearly doubling sales of Pathfinder since the October 2012 introduction of an all-new fourth-generation design, Nissan's iconic SUV took...


Mar 15, 2013, 08:00 ET Nissan Recognized by EPA With ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award, Saves Enough Energy to Power the All-Electric LEAF for 750 Million Miles

Nissan remains a leader in energy performance with three new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ENERGY STAR® accolades on the shelf,...


Mar 14, 2013, 01:37 ET Nissan Attains Excellent Performance In J.D. Power And Associates Customer Satisfaction Index Study

Nissan today continued its march up the rankings in the 2013 J.D. Power and Associates Customer Service Index (CSI) StudySM. In the 2013 study,...


Feb 07, 2013, 11:20 ET Nissan Shows Off Multi-Faceted Performance Lineup At 2013 Chicago Auto Show, JUKE NISMO Revealed

Performance is the theme at Nissan's display for the 2013 Chicago Auto Show. NISMO, Nissan's performance arm, will be center stage with the U.S....


Feb 06, 2013, 11:30 ET Nissan LEAF Drops Major New Beats With Bose Energy Efficient Series Sound System

The all-electric Nissan LEAF may be known for being quiet on the outside, but now it's boomin' on the inside with the first custom-designed Bose®...


Feb 01, 2013, 01:54 ET Nissan Reports U.S. Sales Up 2 Percent In January

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported January U.S. sales of 80,919 units versus 79,313 units a year earlier, up 2 percent. Nissan Division...


Jan 31, 2013, 01:15 ET Nissan To Triple Electric Vehicle Fast-Chargers; Partners With NRG Energy To Build First Fast-Charge Network In Washington D.C. Area

At the Washington Auto Show today, Nissan outlined its strategy for tripling the current electric vehicle quick-charging infrastructure in the United ...


Jan 16, 2013, 06:40 ET Nissan Resonance Concept Wins EyesOn Design Award for Best Concept Vehicle at North American International Auto Show

Hours after unveiling the Nissan Resonance, a design concept previewing the direction of future Nissan crossovers, the vehicle was selected as winner ...


Jan 15, 2013, 08:10 ET Nissan Debuts 2014 Versa Note, Resonance Crossover Concept At North American International Auto Show

Nissan today presented two important all-new vehicles during a press conference at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). The 2014...


Jan 14, 2013, 04:00 ET Nissan Brings New, U.S.-Assembled 2013 LEAF to Market with Major Price Reduction

Nissan has announced that U.S. pricing for the new 2013 Nissan LEAF will start at an MSRP of $28,800 for the newly-added S grade, making it the...


Jan 09, 2013, 09:35 ET Nissan Begins U.S. Assembly Of 2013 Leaf Electric Vehicle And Batteries

This week, Nissan will ramp up U.S. assembly of the 2013 model year all-electric LEAF at its manufacturing plant in Smyrna, Tenn., where it will be...


Jan 03, 2013, 01:31 ET Nissan North America Sales Increase 9.5 Percent In 2012

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported record U.S. calendar year sales of 1,141,656 units versus 1,042,534 in 2011, an increase of 9.5...


Dec 20, 2012, 11:14 ET 2013 Nissan Altima Earns 'Top Safety Pick Plus' From IIHS

The 2013 Nissan Altima added another award to its trophy case with the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) "Top Safety Pick Plus"...


Dec 18, 2012, 10:33 ET Nissan Canton Prepares To Celebrate 10 Years Of Manufacturing In Mississippi

With more than 2 million vehicles produced, nearly $2 billion in payroll generated and a decade after the first vehicle rolled off the line in...


Dec 17, 2012, 09:00 ET Nissan celebra dos años de ventas del LEAF con el lanzamiento de su planta de manufactura de baterías en los E.U.

A dos años de que el LEAF salió a la venta, Nissan anunció la apertura de la planta de manufactura de baterías de ion de litio más grande de los...


Dec 14, 2012, 11:46 ET Nissan Announces Winners For "Innovation Garage" Social Media Campaign

A device enabling you to learn in your sleep and a low-cost system for improving health care in developing countries are steps closer to reality,...


Nov 28, 2012, 02:11 ET Nissan Canton Hosts Fifth Annual Ministers Day

Today, as part of its fifth annual Ministers Day, the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant hosted faith leaders from throughout the Metro Jackson...


Nov 21, 2012, 09:22 ET Nissan Delivers Surprise Respite To Black Friday Holiday Shoppers

Nissan is joining the Black Friday shopping rush, offering comfort, shelter and assistance to crowds on the hunt for Christmas shopping deals. Using...


Nov 14, 2012, 12:29 ET Nissan Canton Donates To Local Faith-Based Effort To Support Victims Of Hurricane Sandy

Today the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant donated $20,000 and vehicle support to a local faith-based effort to provide relief to victims of...


Nov 12, 2012, 08:00 ET El Nissan Altima 2013 recibe prestigioso reconocimiento

Recientemente, el Nissan Altima 2013 fue nombrado "Auto del Año" en la décima edición de los Premios Ruedas ESPN. El reconocimiento se hizo durante...


Nov 09, 2012, 04:57 ET 2013 Nissan Altima Steers Its Way to Top Accolades

The 2013 Nissan Altima was awarded the top honor at the 10th Ruedas ESPN awards ceremony today, bringing home the Ruedas ESPN Car of the Year award....


Nov 02, 2012, 02:21 ET Nissan North America Ofrece Precios y Financiamiento para Empleados para Reemplazar Vehículos Dañados por el Huracán Sandy

Nissan North America ofrecerá los precios y las tasas de financiamiento que proporciona a sus empleados en vehículos Nissan e Infiniti, a aquellos...


Nov 01, 2012, 12:38 ET Nissan North America Announces October Sales

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported October U.S. sales of 79,685 units versus 82,346 units a year earlier, down 3.2 percent. Nissan...


Oct 31, 2012, 09:01 ET Nissan North America Offers Employee Pricing and Financing to Replace Vehicles Damaged by Hurricane Sandy

Nissan North America will offer employee pricing and discounted financing on Nissan and Infiniti vehicles to eligible individuals in FEMA-designated...


Oct 29, 2012, 11:00 ET Nissan Teams With Sony PlayStation® For Second Season Of Nissan GT Academy Competition In U.S.

Nissan GT Academy is back for a second season, seeking to determine which of America's best Gran Turismo® video gamers has what it takes to become a...