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Nissan to begin first European autonomous vehicle testing on public London Roads

On 13 January, Nissan announced that they would be conducting their first European testing of autonomous driving vehicles on public roads in London.
Nissan Vmotion 2.0 at the 2017 North American International Auto Show

2017 North American International Auto Show: Nissan Vmotion 2.0 shows its new design concepts

Nissan unveiled the Vmotion 2.0 concept car at the 2017 North American International Auto Show on January 9. The Vmotion 2.0 gives a glimpse of Nissan's next-generation sedan design.
Infiniti QX50 Concept (Detroit Motor Show 2017) (c) Getty Images

Detroit Motor Show 2017: New Infiniti QX50 gets VC Turbo

On 9 January at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show, Infiniti, Nissan’s high class oversea brand, presented to the public for the first time the QX50 Concept. The QX50 Concept utilizes a next generation power train complete with a VC Turbo.
Autonomous Driving Test Car using the Leaf as a Base (CES 2017)

CES 2017: Next Gen Nissan Leaf to be Shown in Near Future

On 5 January at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, Nissan made an announcement about the next generation of their Leaf model.

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn at 2017 CES

2017 CES: Nissan plans to expand ProPilot to over 10 models by 2020 globally

At a keynote address on January 5 at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn revealed that the company is going to expand its ProPilot automatic driving technology to a global scale.
Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn

CES 2017: Nissan Partners with DeNA Towards Testing Completely Autonomous Cars

On 5 January at CES in Las Vegas, Nissan announced a partnership with DeNA where the two would begin testing a completely autonomous driving system.
Autonomous Vehicle Detour Mapping Technology, Nissan SAM

CES 2017: Nissan Announces SAM for Use with Autonomous Cars and Detour Mapping

On 5 January at CES in Las Vegas, Nissan Motors announced their new technology, Seamless Autonomous Mobility (SAM) that the company hopes to utilize toward getting more autonomous driving cars on the road faster.
Nissan Titan XD Warrior Concept (reference image)

2017 North American International Auto Show: Is Nissan planning to unveil a high performance pickup?

It has come to light that Nissan plans to make a world premiere at next month's North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Nissan Dayz Roox

Nissan releases updated Dayz Roox featuring redesigned front end

On December 21, Nissan Motor Company announced its release of the partially updated Dayz Roox.
Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400

Infiniti’s 3.0-liter V6 twin turbo named one of WardsAuto’s 10 best engines

On December 12, Infiniti announced that Nissan’s newly developed 3.0-liter V6 twin turbo engine was named one of the 10 Best Engines of 2017 by WardsAuto magazine.
Nissan Rogue (X-Trail)

IIHS Crash Safety: Three Nissan models awarded Top Safety Pick+

On December 8, Nissan North America announced that it was awarded the 2017 Top Safety Pick+―the highest honor for crash safety―by the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) for three of its models.
Note e-POWER Nismo (Photo by Kei Takagi)

Nissan adds Nismo version of Note e-POWER with reinforced body and specialty suspension

Nissan announced that along with adding the Note e-POWER Nismo, it has also upgraded the Note Nismo and Note Nismo S and they will be released December 12.
Nissan Venucia T90 at 2016 Beijing Motor Show

2016 Auto Guangzhou: Nissan’s Venucia brand to start advanced orders of new SUV

At 2016 Auto Guangzhou in late November, Dongfeng Nissan announced that it would start taking advanced orders for the new T90 SUV for its Venucia brand. Dongfeng Nissan is a joint venture between Nissan Motors and Dongfeng Motor Company.
Nissan Intelligent Vehicle Towing

Nissan driverless transport system is 4WS!

On December 5, Nissan unveiled the driverless transport system it uses for complete cars at its Oihara plant in Yokohama to members of the press.
Nissan Serena 25th Special Selection

Nissan to release Serena 25th Special Selection limited edition

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Serena, Nissan Motor Company is releasing its 25th Special Selection for a limited time from November 30 till the end of March 2017.
The all-new Honda Ridgeline

Three finalists announced for 2017 North American Truck of the Year

The three finalists for the truck category of the 2017 North American Car of the Year (NACOTY) were announced at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show, which commenced on November 16 in the US.
Renault-Nissan Alliance's Marie-Françoise Damesin

Renault-Nissan Alliance makes great strides in gender diversity

The Renault-Nissan Alliance presented the latest information about gender diversity among its workforce to coincide the Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society, which is being held in France from November 30 to December 2.
Nissan Murano

Nissan US sales down 2.2% with SUV sales up 11% in October

In early November, Nissan North America reported its US sales figures for October. Total sales were 113,520 units, which is down 2.2% and marks the first year-on-year decline in 2 months.
Nissan Qashqai

Nissan Europe sales up 3.3% in October, marking 2nd month of growth

In mid-November, Nissan Europe reported its October Europe new car sales figures. Total sales were 54,935 units. This is 3.3% up year-on-year and represents the 2nd month of growth.
Nissan Selena

New Nissan Selena: An Interior For The Whole Family

The new model Nissan Selena, from the 1st to the back 3rd row of seats, was developed with a family-oriented mindset.