Nissan http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53626/more en Nissan Spain Adds Workers, Shifts to Meet LCV Demand http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/nissan-spain-adds-workers-shifts-meet-lcv-demand <div class="node-body article-body">Nissan has achieved a 6% share of the global LCV market, but manager Dany Boulenger believes the 8% target included in Nissan’s Power 88 business plan is within reach.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/nissan-spain-adds-workers-shifts-meet-lcv-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/nissan-spain-adds-workers-shifts-meet-lcv-demand#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Europe Vehicles & Technology Germany Spain Nissan Renault Capacity Utilization Electric Vehicles Employment Product Development Purchashing Vehicle Assembly Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:12:00 +0000 1138351 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Spain crucial to Nissan&rsquo;s LCV growth plan, Boulenger says.</strong></p> 2015 Models: Nissan http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-nissan <div class="node-body gallery-body">Highlights of 2015 Nissan Models</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-nissan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-nissan#comments Public News & Analysis 2015 U.S. Nissan Vehicles & Technology 2015 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:24:00 +0000 1122501 at http://wardsauto.com U.K. Aiming for Leading Edge in FCEV Development http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/uk-aiming-leading-edge-fcev-development <div class="node-body article-body">The investment is part of a deeper £500 million ($806.2 million) government funding pot to be invested between 2015 and 2020 in the U.K.’s drive to become a global leader in the development and take-up of low-emissions vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/uk-aiming-leading-edge-fcev-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/uk-aiming-leading-edge-fcev-development#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Europe Vehicles & Technology United Kingdom Honda Hyundai Nissan Toyota Politics Fuel-Cell Vehicles Product Development Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1134611 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>U.K. among initial markets for Hyundai fuel-cell vehicle.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> EPA: Most Automakers Gain in ’13 Fuel Economy http://wardsauto.com/north-america/epa-most-automakers-gain-13-fuel-economy <div class="node-body article-body">Mazda repeated from ’12 as the top manufacturer, with a fleet average of 28.1 mpg (8.4 L/100 km), up from 27.1 mpg (8.7 L/100 km).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/epa-most-automakers-gain-13-fuel-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/epa-most-automakers-gain-13-fuel-economy#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda Mazda Nissan Subaru Politics Emissions Fuel Economy Vehicles & Technology average Chrysler-Fiat electrification EPA fleet Ford Fuel Economy General Motors Honda Hyundai/Kia light-weighting Mazda Nissan stop/start Subaru Toyota Turbocharging Volkswagen Wed, 08 Oct 2014 18:55:00 +0000 1132691 at http://wardsauto.com <p>&#39;<strong>14 Mazda6 meets &#39;19 fuel-economy target.</strong></p> Number-Plate Update Boosts U.K. Car-Sales Numbers http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/number-plate-update-boosts-uk-car-sales-numbers <div class="node-body article-body">September is a key month for the industry with the biannual number-plate update. September and March, the months of the plate change, together account for one-third of a year’s sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/number-plate-update-boosts-uk-car-sales-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/number-plate-update-boosts-uk-car-sales-numbers#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe United Kingdom Ford Kia Nissan Renault Suzuki Sales Results Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:41:00 +0000 1131411 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Leaf jolts U.K., European markets with best-ever September result.</strong></p> Renault’s Reinvented Espace CUV Steals Show in Paris http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/renault-s-reinvented-espace-cuv-steals-show-paris <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Paris Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Carlos Ghosn wants to add upscale models to the Renault brand, and the automaker’s association with Daimler and Nissan’s Infiniti brand is expected to help. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/renault-s-reinvented-espace-cuv-steals-show-paris" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/renault-s-reinvented-espace-cuv-steals-show-paris#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology France Daimler Infiniti Renault Sales & Marketing 2014 Paris Auto Show Aluminum Interior Plastic Product Development Steel Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20:36:00 +0000 1130561 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>CUV shares new platform with Nissan vehicle; Megane, others to follow.</strong></p> Ghosn Says Renault-Nissan Alliance Easing EV Emphasis http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/ghosn-says-renault-nissan-alliance-easing-ev-emphasis <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Paris Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The longtime electric-vehicle advocate says the Alliance will continue lobbying for government and infrastructure-development support, while working to train dealers in EV sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/ghosn-says-renault-nissan-alliance-easing-ev-emphasis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/ghosn-says-renault-nissan-alliance-easing-ev-emphasis#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology Japan France Nissan Renault 2014 Paris Auto Show Charging Electric Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Sales Results Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:52:00 +0000 1130421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>CEO Ghosn acknowledges bumps in road to EV acceptance.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Infiniti Targets Younger Buyers With Q80 Concept http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/infiniti-targets-younger-buyers-q80-concept <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Paris Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Older customers for premium cars are unlikely to leave their preferred German brands, but the new generation coming into money is ready to consider Infiniti, global marketing chief Vincent Gillet says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/infiniti-targets-younger-buyers-q80-concept" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/infiniti-targets-younger-buyers-q80-concept#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology France Infiniti Sales & Marketing 2014 Paris Auto Show Autonomous Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Interior Product Development Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:46:00 +0000 1129701 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Concept reflects efforts to sharpen brand&rsquo;s image.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> French Auto Sales Maintain Momentum in September http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/french-auto-sales-maintain-momentum-september <div class="node-body article-body">Sales results released by the French automakers association CCFA would seem to assure 2014 will break a string of year-on-year losses dating back to 2008.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/french-auto-sales-maintain-momentum-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/french-auto-sales-maintain-momentum-september#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe France Audi BMW Citroen Dacia Nissan Peugeot Renault Sales Results Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:36:00 +0000 1128351 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Peugeot 308 drives automaker&rsquo;s September surge.</strong></p> 2015 Models: Infiniti http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-infiniti <div class="node-body gallery-body">Highlights of 2015 Infiniti Models </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-infiniti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-infiniti#comments Public News & Analysis 2015 U.S. Infiniti Vehicles & Technology 2015 Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:57:00 +0000 1122721 at http://wardsauto.com