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Nov 10, 2011, 12:06 ET Parking Meets Its Match: 2012 Nissan Rogue Is First Vehicle in Class to Offer Innovative Around View® Monitor

When it comes to favorite things to do in a car, parallel parking likely ranks right down there with mobile root canals. Until now. With the addition ...


Nov 10, 2011, 03:00 ET Nissan, Sumitomo Bring Low-Cost Electric-Car Quick Charger to U.S. Market

Nissan North America Inc. (NNA) today announced that it is bringing an innovative, low-cost DC quick charger for electric cars to the U.S. market....


Oct 10, 2011, 01:06 ET Nissan Brings Top Athletes to Team LIVESTRONG® Challenge Austin

As part of Nissan's mission to encourage healthy lifestyles, Innovation for Endurance by Nissan and Rodale, Inc. will host cycling coach Chris...


Sep 29, 2011, 11:00 ET Nissan Launches All-Electric LEAF in New U.S. Markets

On the heels of the 7,000th delivery in the United States, Nissan North America Inc. is expanding availability of Nissan LEAF, the world's first and...


Sep 29, 2011, 06:25 ET Presenta Nissan "Todos <3 Nissan" una aplicación en Facebook para ganar premios

FRANKLIN, Tennessee, 29 de septiembre de 2011 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE -- Habiendo iniciado exitosamente su página de Facebook "Nissan Español"...


Sep 29, 2011, 05:48 ET Nissan Launches "Todos <3 Nissan" Latino Social Media Campaign

In support of its Nissan en Espanol Facebook fan page, Nissan Americas has launched a new promotional campaign, "Todos <3 Nissan." Now through Oct....


Sep 26, 2011, 12:00 ET Nissan Teams Up With Levi Leipheimer's King Ridge GranFondo Event

As part of the Innovation for Endurance program, Nissan is proud to return for the second year as the official automotive sponsor of Levi...


Sep 02, 2011, 11:00 ET All-New 2012 Nissan Versa Debuts as Sub-Compact Segment Sales Leader in August

The results are in. After the first month of availability of the all-new 2012 Nissan Versa Sedan, the best-selling subcompact in America outsold all...


Aug 25, 2011, 11:38 ET Nissan Launches New 2012 Versa Sedan With Multi-Platform "Most _____ Per Dollar" Marketing Campaign

In support of the roomy, all-new 2012 Nissan Sedan, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide, Nissan today revealed a fully integrated,...


Aug 25, 2011, 06:14 ET El modelo Nissan LEAF llegará a Chicago este otoño

Los directivos de Nissan Américas se reunieron hoy con el gobernador Pat Quinn y los representantes de la ciudad de Chicago para anunciar el...


Aug 25, 2011, 02:30 ET Nissan LEAF Coming to Chicago This Fall

Today, Nissan Americas officials joined Gov. Pat Quinn and representatives from the City of Chicago to announce the Illinois rollout of the...


Aug 23, 2011, 10:00 ET Nissan Americas Appoints Head of Corporate Social Responsibility

Nissan Americas today announced that Vicki Smith has been named senior manager, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), effective immediately. In her...


Aug 11, 2011, 01:13 ET Nissan Design America Designs, Builds a Catamaran for World Championship Race

If you think the Nissan LEAF is the only zero-emission Nissan "vehicle" garnering attention these days, think again. There is a new model hitting the ...


Aug 09, 2011, 11:37 ET Nissan Teams Up With Hood To Coast Relay® and the American Cancer Society for 30th Anniversary of the Largest Relay in the World

As part of the "Innovation for Endurance" program, Nissan is proud to be named official automotive sponsor of the 30th annual Hood To Coast relay...


Aug 08, 2011, 10:30 ET Nissan's Fifth Year of Team LIVESTRONG® Challenge Sponsorship Ramps Up in Philly

The zero-emission Nissan LEAF will join the "Innovation for Endurance" display by Nissan and Rodale, Inc. for the 2011 Team LIVESTRONG® Challenge...


Aug 05, 2011, 12:03 ET Nissan Launches Information-Rich "On Vehicle Graphic" QR Code Campaign Across All 2012 Nissan Vehicles

Nissan today announced that it is the first Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) to offer Quick Response (QR) codes on individual vehicle window...


Aug 03, 2011, 11:08 ET Nissan Releases Blackberry, Android Application for All-Electric Nissan LEAF

The Nissan LEAF application ("app") for smartphones – which allows LEAF owners to be in direct contact with their vehicle at all times – has launched ...


Aug 02, 2011, 01:24 ET Nissan North America Reports Sales Up 2.7% in July

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported July U.S. sales of 84,601 units versus 82,337 units a year earlier, an increase of 2.7 percent....


Aug 01, 2011, 04:58 ET Nissan, City Ventures Collaborate to Create Largest Offering of LEAF-Ready Homes in the US

Today, Nissan Americas and City Ventures – California's leading builder of affordable, eco-friendly homes in urban locations – announced a...


Jul 25, 2011, 01:19 ET Nissan LEAF Earns 5-Star NCAP Rating

The 100-percent electric Nissan LEAF has earned a 5-star overall vehicle rating for safety as part of the National Highway Traffic Safety...


Jul 20, 2011, 10:03 ET Nissan Picks Decherd, Tenn., Plant to Make Motor Assemblies for U.S.-Built Electric Vehicles

Nissan Americas today confirmed that, starting in early 2013, it will produce the electric motor for the Nissan LEAF – the world's first...


Jul 19, 2011, 09:15 ET Nissan to Launch All-Electric LEAF as Upgraded 2012 Model in New U.S. Markets

Nissan North America Inc. is expanding availability of the all-electric Nissan LEAF to U.S. consumers for the 2012 model year, with upgrades based on ...


Jun 09, 2011, 05:30 ET Dan Bedore Named Director, Product Communications, Nissan Americas

Nissan Americas today announced that Dan Bedore has been named director, Product Communications, effective June 13. Most recently Bedore was senior...


May 30, 2011, 02:00 ET Nissan Americas Announces Senior Leadership Change

Nissan Americas today announced the appointment of Bill Krueger as vice chairman, Nissan Americas, effective June 13. In this newly formed role...


May 26, 2011, 12:01 ET Nissan Juke Earns Top Safety Pick From IIHS

Today, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded the 2011 Nissan Juke a "Top Safety Pick" rating. The rating is given to vehicles that...