Jul 2, 2015

Top automakers pony up ¥6 billion for hydrogen stations in Japan

Toyota Motor Corp., Nissan Motor Co. and Honda Motor Co. will together spend around ¥5 billion to ¥6 billion over the next five years to help build hydrogen stations for fuel-cell vehicles in Japan. The financial assistance, designed to partially cover the operating expenses ...

Jun 26, 2015

Titans field renamed Nissan Stadium

The Tennessee Titans’ home field is changing its name from LP Field to Nissan Stadium. Officials from the Titans and Nissan announced Thursday a 20-year partnership that renames Nashville’s downtown stadium. The naming rights are subject to approval by the NFL and Metro Government ...

Jun 25, 2015

Toyota, Nissan to recall 3 million more cars over air bags

Toyota and Nissan, the country’s two top automakers, on Thursday expanded their global car recall by more than 3 million vehicles to replace potentially deadly air bags that have already been linked to eight deaths. Toyota said it will call back an additional 2.86 ...

Nissan award echoes a maturing art world

Jun 16, 2015

Nissan award echoes a maturing art world

by Cameron Allan Mckean

The biennial Nissan Art Award isn’t new now, and it wasn’t really new when it began in 2013, either — something Nissan President and CEO Carlos Ghosn is fully aware of. “I don’t think it’s a unique approach from our side,” he tells me, ...

May 13, 2015

Nissan profit soars on weak yen, new models

Nissan Motor Co. said Wednesday its fiscal year net profit soared 17.6 percent to ¥457.6 billion, crediting a weak yen and the launch of new models for buoyant results that surpassed its earlier forecasts. The nation’s No. 2 automaker had earlier expected earnings of ...

Apr 22, 2015

Takata air bag defects prompt expanded Nissan recall in U.S.

Nissan Motor Co. is expanding a recall of the 2006 Sentra compact car by 45,000 units mainly in the Southern United States because of a defective air bag manufactured by the embattled Takata Corp., the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Tuesday. Nissan’s U.S. ...