Nissan’s Sunderland plant will build an all-new hatchback compact car to be launched in 2013 with the help of £9.3 million ($14.7 million) grant from the U.K. government. The concept car called Invitation, unveiled at the Geneva auto show today, will be built alongside the popular Juke cross/utility vehicle and will compete within the core mainstream B-segment. The plant also builds the Nissan Qashqai, Qashqai +2 and Note. Production of the Leaf electric car begins in ...

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