Nissan sales best in two decades
Nissan recently announced its best sales year in nearly two decades, hiking 10 per cent market share in fiscal year 2017, with passenger vehicles growing 44 per cent against the previous year and bakkies...
Nissan slashes profit forecasts after inspection scandal
Japanese car giant Nissan on Thursday slashed its forecast for full-year operating profit after admitting that a damaging inspection scandal last year had "adversely impacted" the firm's performance.
IMI recognises Nissan South Africa, AIDC
United Kingdom’s motor industry body, Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) has announced that the Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC), in partnership with Nissan South Africa has successfully met the training criteria to become an IMI Approved International Centre in South Africa. In a statement signed by Nissan Nigeria, the IMI’s approval of the AIDC/Nissan…
Kobe Steel, Nissan scandals tarnish image of Japan Inc
Embarrassing scandals at Kobe Steel and Nissan have tarnished the reputation of Japan Inc for quality, as once-mighty industrial world-beaters battle fierce global competition and shrinking profit margins.
Nigeria’s auto policy in the eye of the storm
The automotive industry is a key sector in most economies across the world. Industry statistics of countries with robust auto sectors show that the design, manufacture and sales of automobiles...
Nissan goes aggressive with boisterous GT-R
Launched at the South Africa Festival of Motoring recently, the car received a toss highlighted by an exciting new look both inside and out to enhance its driving performance.
Infiniti launches world’s first variable-compression engine
Dubbed VC-T for “variable-compression, turbocharged,” Infiniti said in a release earlier in the week that the innovation features a mechanical connecting-rod modification that was first described in a U.S. patent assigned to Nissan in 2003.