More electric car charging points in Japan than gas stations

The country`s number-two automaker Nissan says there are now 40,000 charging units -- including those inside private homes -- across the nation, compared with 34,000 petrol stations.

Feb 17, 2015, 12:59 PM IST

Nissan raises full-year profit forecast to $3.5 bn

Nissan said Monday it was raising its full-year net profit forecast to $3.5 billion, thanks to cost cutting efforts and a cheaper yen.

Feb 09, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Nissan aims to double sales network to 300 outlets by 2016-end

Japanese car maker Nissan is looking to double its sales network in India to around 300 dealerships in the next two years with almost 50 percent of the new outlets in smaller cities and towns.

Jan 29, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

Nissan, Ford recall hundreds of thousands of cars

Nissan and Ford issued recalls of hundreds of thousands of cars Wednesday to address problem parts that could lead to injuries.

Jan 29, 2015, 00:27 AM IST

Nissan aiming to touch 300 outlets by next year

Aiming to boost sales, Japanese auto major Nissan will be doubling its dealer outlets to touch 300 in the country by next year and would be focussing on the domestic market for its newly launched Datsun GO+.

Jan 19, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

NASA teams up with Nissan to develop self-driving cars

US Space agency NASA has joined hands with Japanese automaker Nissan to develop self-driving cars and aims to start testing the first such vehicle by the end of this year.

Jan 18, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

Nissan may advance launch of 3rd Datsun vehicle in India

Japanese auto major Nissan will miss its target of achieving 10 percent market share in India by 2016 but may advance the launch of a third vehicle from its Datsun brand in the country to propel growth.

Jan 18, 2015, 11:31 AM IST

Nissan launches Datsun Go+ priced at Rs 3.79 lakh

The Datsun Go+ range starts at Rs 3.79 lakh with the top end model priced at Rs 4.61 lakh (all prices ex-showroom Delhi).

Jan 16, 2015, 13:28 PM IST

Nissan launches compact family wagon Datsun Go+ at Rs 3.79 L

The seven-seater new Datsun is expected to give a tough fight to Maruti and Hyundai's entry level models.

Jan 15, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

NASA, Nissan to develop self-driving cars

The US space agency and the automaker Nissan have announced a five-year partnership to build self-driving, zero-emission autonomous cars for earth - and eventually space.

Jan 10, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Carmakers finish strong in 2014; are even better days ahead?

Buoyed by a resurgent economy, holiday sales, cheap gasoline and a love affair with pickup trucks, Americans headed to car dealers in droves last month, pushing full-year sales to what's likely to be the highest level since 2006.

Jan 06, 2015, 02:34 AM IST

Nissan sales jump 23% in December

Japanese car maker Nissan today reported a 23.3 percent jump in sales at 3,158 units in India for the month of December 2014.

Jan 02, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

Nissan announces pre-bookings of Datsun GO+ in India

Customers can now pre-book their Datsun GO+ with a fully refundable amount of Rs 11,000.

Jan 02, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

China investigates executive of Nissan joint venture

The Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) of the Communist Party of China said in a statement that Ren Yong, assistant general manager of Dongfeng, is suspected of "serious law and discipline violations".

Dec 19, 2014, 23:37 PM IST

Nissan to hike prices by up to Rs 18,000 from January

Japanese car maker Nissan today announced it will hike prices of its entire range of Nissan and Datsun vehicles on sale in India, by up to Rs 18,000 from next month.

Dec 17, 2014, 16:03 PM IST

Global NCAP asks Nissan to withdraw Datsun GO from India

In a letter to Nissan Chairman and CEO, Global NCAP Chairman Max Mosley urged for an "urgent withdrawal of the Datsun Go from the Indian and related markets".

Nov 06, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

Maruti, Nissan meet safety norms; NCAP 'scaremongering': SIAM

Lashing out at Global NCAP for "scaremongering", SIAM Director General Vishnu Mathur said: "Every country has its own safety requirements. Our cars are meeting safety norms set by the government."

Nov 04, 2014, 22:47 PM IST

Nissan says H1 net profit rises 25% to $2.3 bn

Nissan said Tuesday its half-year net profit rose 25 percent to $2.3 billion, lifted by strong North American sales and new models, with a sharply weaker yen also boosting the Japanese automaker`s bottom line.

Nov 04, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Nissan sales dip 16% in October

Japanese car maker Nissan today reported a 15.86 percent decline in sales at 4,106 units in India for the month of October.

Nov 01, 2014, 16:09 PM IST