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Jul 03, 2012, 12:42 ET Nissan North America Sales Increase 28.2% In June

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported June U.S. sales of 92,237 units versus 71,940 units a year earlier, up 28.2 percent. Nissan Division...


Jul 02, 2012, 02:53 ET Nissan Supports Early Childhood Literacy in Middle Tennessee with $100,000 Donation to Governor's Books from Birth Foundation

Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam was on hand to say "thank you" today to Nissan North America – a major corporate statewide sponsor of the...


Jun 28, 2012, 01:19 ET All-New 2013 Nissan Sentra To Be Produced In Canton, Miss.; 1,000 New Jobs To Be Created

Nissan Americas today announced it will add production of the all-new 2013 Nissan Sentra compact car to its Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant beginning...


Jun 26, 2012, 03:05 ET Virtual Racers Go For Pro In The 2nd GT Academy National Finals Event

Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) and Polyphony Digital Inc., in collaboration with Nissan North America, revealed today that 32...


Jun 07, 2012, 12:47 ET All-New, 38 MPG 2013 Nissan Altima Heads to Showrooms

The all-new 2013 Nissan Altima, the first of five all-new models Nissan will introduce in the next 15 months, is on the way to dealers as of...


Jun 06, 2012, 05:42 ET Nissan Declares "Easy-Fill Tire Alert" A Signature Innovation On All Newly Designed Models

As National Tire Safety Week kicks-off across the country, today Nissan confirmed plans to make the "Easy-Fill Tire Alert" system available on all...


Jun 06, 2012, 05:17 ET Nissan Begins Production of 2013 Altima in Mississippi; Best-Selling Nissan Has Best-in-Segment Fuel Economy of 38 mpg

Nissan and its Canton employees are celebrating a milestone today as the first Canton-produced fifth-generation Altima rolled off the assembly line....


May 24, 2012, 01:31 ET Nissan Frontier Ranked Number One Compact Pickup in Vehicle Satisfaction Survey

Today Autobytel and AutoPacific announced the winners for the 16th annual Vehicle Satisfaction Award, with Nissan Frontier taking top honors in the...


May 15, 2012, 01:01 ET 4.4 Million Altimas Later, Another First: All-new, 2013 Nissan Altima Begins Production In Tennessee

It has been 20 years since the first Nissan Altima rolled off the line in Smyrna. Today, more than 4.4 million Altimas later, Nissan celebrates...


May 09, 2012, 01:24 ET Nissan Begins Construction Of New Facility To Manufacture Infiniti And Mercedes-Benz Engines In Tennessee

The partnership between the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Daimler reached a milestone today when Tennessee officials joined Nissan leadership to break...


May 01, 2012, 12:57 ET Nissan North America Reports April Sales

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported April U.S. sales of 71,329 units versus 71,526 units a year earlier, down 0.3 percent. Nissan...


May 01, 2012, 04:00 ET Nissan North America and Sony Computer Entertainment America to Build on Success of GT Academy in Second U.S. Season on Spike TV

Nissan North America (NNA) will again partner with Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) and Polyphony Digital Inc. for a second season of...


Apr 27, 2012, 03:43 ET Nissan Revs Up Predators Fans With NHL Playoff

As the Nashville Predators skate closer to the Stanley Cup, Nissan dealers are bringing victory close to home by offering a special incentive for...


Apr 22, 2012, 10:00 ET Nissan North America Product Blitz Continues With All-New Sentra Sedan Coming Later This Year

On the heels of the Beijing Motor Show, at which Nissan Motor Company unveiled an all-new global sedan, Nissan North America (NNA) announced that...


Apr 19, 2012, 01:00 ET Nissan North America and Adopt a Charger to Provide Complimentary Charging Opportunities to California Electric Vehicle Owners

Working with Adopt a Charger to accelerate the widespread acceptance of electric vehicles to address environmental concerns, Nissan North America has ...


Mar 23, 2012, 09:00 ET Nissan Americas Announces Senior Leadership Changes

Nissan Americas today announced a number of senior leadership appointments throughout the company's Americas operations. These changes are intended...


Mar 17, 2012, 09:55 ET Tennessee-based Nissan North America in Unique Position to Make Peyton Manning a Titan

As fans all over the country speculate on whether future Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Peyton Manning will sign with Tennessee, Denver, or some other...


Mar 08, 2012, 12:00 ET Nissan Versa Sedan Earns Top Safety Pick From IIHS

Today, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) awarded the 2012 Nissan Versa Sedan a "Top Safety Pick" rating. The rating is given to...


Mar 06, 2012, 12:00 ET Nissan North America Awarded 2012 Energy Star® Sustained Excellence Award

Nissan North America has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) 2012 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award. The award recognizes...


Feb 29, 2012, 02:00 ET Nissan Leaf Becomes First Electric Car Available For Order In All U.S. Markets

Beginning tomorrow, drivers across the country will have their first opportunity to order their Nissan LEAF, as Nissan North America Inc. (NNA)...


Feb 08, 2012, 02:30 ET Nissan NV200 Compact Cargo Van Offers Efficient Packaging with a Large Cargo Space Within a Small Footprint

The all-new Nissan NV200 Compact Cargo Van, which makes its North American debut at the 2012 Chicago Auto Show, is set to join the growing lineup of...


Feb 07, 2012, 11:50 ET 2013 Nissan 370Z Previewed at Chicago Auto Show - New Front Fascia and New Wheels Lead Enhancements

If it's February in Chicago, it's time for one thing – sports cars. Bringing a taste of hot performance to the Windy City winter, Nissan today...


Jan 25, 2012, 09:48 ET Nissan to Build New, $2.0 Billion Manufacturing Complex in Aguascalientes, Mexico, Grow Capacity in the Americas

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced plans to invest up to $2.0 billion USD for an all-new manufacturing complex in Aguascalientes, Mexico, to...


Jan 18, 2012, 11:08 ET Nissan Social Media Growth & Engagement Outpaces Industry Competition

Celebrating success on the brand's social media channels, Nissan North America recognized how important tools like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube have ...


Nov 14, 2011, 10:05 ET Nissan Serves Up a "Taste of Innovation" with Food Truck Concepts Built with Nissan NV Commercial Vans

Innovation, as practiced by Nissan's creative design, engineering and product development teams can take many forms – from the recently introduced...