LOS ANGELES – At a time when sales of registered cars in Japan are at a 25-year low, Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. likely will have to pare its future domestic lineup. So says Thomas Lane, corporate vice president-product planning and strategy, during an interview with Ward's here. “For Nissan, with one sales channel, 25 models probably are too many, so I think you’ll probably see some rationalization of our domestic lineup going forward,” Lane says. Many of Nissan’s Japanese models are ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Nissan Considers Trimming Japanese Lineup" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.