Tag: Nissan Motor Co.

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Nissan to cut costs, capacity, lineup in sweeping overhaul

May 28, 2020

Via: Automotive News

TOKYO – Nissan Motor Co., battered from booking its first annual net loss in 11 years, aims to reboot its flagging fortunes with a retuned midterm plan that cuts billions in costs, slashes production capacity and trims the lineup to […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Automakers cutting 80,000 jobs globally as EV shift upends industry

December 4, 2019

Via: Automotive News

It’s turning out to be one of the worst years ever for auto workers across the globe amid shrinking demand and a tectonic shift in vehicle technology, with Daimler AG and Audi announcing almost 20,000 job cuts in just the […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, Production

Nissan to cut North American output up to 20% to shore up U.S. profitability, report says

May 29, 2018

Via: Automotive News

Nissan Motor Co. is slashing vehicle production by as much as 20 percent in North America to cope with falling profitability in the United States, its biggest sales market, Japan’s Nikkei business daily reported on Monday. Japan’s No. 2 automaker […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Easy Ride trial to mark Nissan’s first stop on road to taxi services

February 23, 2018

Via: Reuters

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co is taking its first steps to becoming an operator of autonomous vehicle services, hoping to break into a segment set to be dominated by Uber [UBER.UL] and other technology firms. While automakers for more […]

Design & Planning, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process

Nissan to launch new all-electric Leaf in Asia-Pacific markets

February 6, 2018

Via: Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) said on Tuesday it will launch the new version of its all-electric vehicle Leaf in seven markets in Asia-Pacific, and explore bringing it to two more, in its latest push to boost sales […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

2017 IW 1000: Ten Largest Motor Vehicle Manufacturers

December 14, 2017

Via: Industry Week

The auto industry sold a record 17.55 million vehicles in 2016. This was the seventh straight year of rising sales. Some of the reasons for the strong showing were lower gas prices, an improving economy and readily available credit. Last […]