Category: Nissan

Nissan e.dams to finish first System E season in New York

Share with your Friends             NEW YORK – Nissan e.dams goals to increase a run of three straight podium finishes because the workforce heads into the ultimate weekend of its debut season within the ABB FIA System E Championship. The all-electric road racing sequence will full its fifth season with rounds 12 and 13, happening July 13-14 on the Brooklyn road circuit in New York. Nissan, the primary Japanese producer to take part in System E, is heading into the ultimate rounds with 5 pole positions and 4 podium finishes. Nissan e.dams’ string of podiums previously three races has elevated the workforce to fourth place within the championship. Nissan is utilizing System E to show the ability and efficiency of its electrical automobiles – a key element of the Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient – and to function as a take a look at mattress for future electrical car applied sciences....





Nissan reveals more durable, smarter and extra environment friendly Navara

Share with your Friends             PARIS – Nissan has right this moment launched extra info on the improved Nissan Navara pickup truck, on sale now throughout Europe. An array of upgraded applied sciences make sure the Navara is prime of the category within the pickup truck sector, alongside an industry-leading pan-European 5 12 months / 160,000km guarantee as commonplace. Enterprise homeowners and households can be reassured by the Navara’s improved effectivity, and journeys can be smoother due to the Navara’s all-new six velocity guide transmission. An upgraded suspension improves the trip, dealing with and luxury of the car, and entrance and rear disc brakes are actually utilized as commonplace for improved stopping energy. The revised suspension implies that the Navara can now additionally carry heavier payloads. Due to Clever Trailer Sway Help know-how, towing has by no means been so assured. “This new era Navara is developed from Nissan’s 80 years....



2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO put to the take a look at

Share with your Friends               BERLIN – Nissan just lately invited members of the media to EuroSpeedway Lausitz, a race observe in Germany and the encircling environs, to perform one purpose: expertise the precision engineering of the brand new 2020 GT-R NISMO within the area that highlights it greatest. There are various unbelievable driving places around the globe, however solely in Germany does a driver discover the mixture of high-speed street and observe experiences that actually showcases the GT-R NISMO’s “absolute complete racing efficiency.” The pedigree The 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO is the fruits of two of Nissan’s most vital nameplates: GT-R – representing 50 years of historical past, pedigree, success in racing and a worldwide fan following – and NISMO, NISsan MOtorsports Worldwide Co., Nissan’s in-house tuning arm that pursues efficiency at a maniacal stage by perfecting the smallest of particulars. True to what NISMO stands for, the 2020....





Nissan to host 4th version of Nissan Artwork Award

Share with your Friends             Ishu HanThe Weight between You and Me (2018) Sachiko KazamaDyslympics 2680 (2018)Picture by Kei Miyajima Soichiro Miharamoids ∞ (2018)(collaboration with Kazuki Saita) Nobuko TsuchiyaPink tesseract (2013) Ei WadaKankisenthizer Ei Wada + Nicos Orchest-Lab from “ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS!” challenge (2015) Picture by Florian Voggeneder   YOKOHAMA, Japan – 5 rising artists have been chosen as finalists for the Nissan Artwork Award 2020, to be held subsequent 12 months to have fun and promote modern Japanese artwork. The fourth version of the award exhibition will happen in July 2020 in Yokohama, Nissan’s hometown. Will probably be held concurrently with the Yokohama Triennale, a famend worldwide exhibition of up to date artwork. The 5 finalists will create new paintings for the exhibition, the place Nissan will announce the grand prize (Grand Prix) winner. Chosen from 28 candidates at a range spherical in Italy in Might, they’re: Ishu Han, Tokyo Sachiko Kazama,....



Nissan proclaims govt administration change

Share with your Friends             YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. right now introduced the next govt appointments efficient July 1, 2019. Company Vice President Jose Roman has been appointed president and managing director of Nissan Mexicana. He’ll report back to Senior Vice President Jose Luis Valls, chairman of the Administration Committee for North America. Senior Vice President Peyman Kargar will oversee the Datsun enterprise along with his present accountability of being chairman of the Administration Committee for Africa, Center East and India. Share with your Friends            





Alliance Ventures invests within the Mobility Home to spice up electrical mobility

Share with your Friends             Alliance Ventures, the strategic enterprise capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, publicizes an funding in The Mobility Home, a know-how firm that gives a platform for integrating car batteries into energy grids utilizing clever charging, power and storage options. That funding is the most recent by Alliance Ventures in start-up, early-stage growth and entrepreneurs on the slicing fringe of next-generation know-how for the automotive business. The Mobility Home is predicated in Germany, Switzerland and California’s Silicon Valley. “Alliance Ventures goals to supply the proper ecosystem of open innovation to make sure Alliance member firms ship mobility for tomorrow,” mentioned François Dossa, Alliance International Vice President for Ventures and Open Innovation and Chairman of Alliance Ventures. “The Mobility Home’s experience in e-mobility and power transition will contribute to the Alliance dedication to zero-emission autos and to the achievement of our imaginative and prescient: shaping the way forward for mobility.”....



Nissan manufacturing, gross sales and exports for Could 2019

Share with your Friends             YOKOHAMA, Japan –Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. as we speak introduced manufacturing, gross sales and export figures for Could 2019.   1. Manufacturing Nissan’s world manufacturing in Could declined from a 12 months earlier. Manufacturing in Japan and out of doors Japan each declined.   2. Gross sales World gross sales in Could declined from a 12 months earlier. Gross sales together with minivehicles in Japan declined. Gross sales outdoors Japan fell as most areas posted declines, though U.S. gross sales rose.   three. Exports from Japan Exports from Japan in Could declined from a 12 months earlier.   ContactKoji Okuda or Azusa Momose+81 (zero)45-523-5552 nissan_japan_communications@mail.nissan.co.jp For extra details about our merchandise, providers and dedication to sustainable mobility, go tonissan-global.com. It’s also possible to comply with us on Fb, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn and see all our newest movies on YouTube. Share with your Friends            





Andrew Home

Share with your Friends             Date of start: January, 1965 Training Jun 1986 College of Oxford School of English Language and Literature Profession Profile Jun 2019 Outdoors director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Oct 2018 Government mentor, Merryck & Co., Ltd. (to current) Apr 2018 Strategic advisor, Intelity (to current) Oct 2017 Chairman, Sony Interactive Leisure Apr 2016 President and world CEO, Sony Interactive Leisure Sep 2011 Group government, president and world CEO, Sony Pc Leisure  Oct 2005 Group government and chief advertising officer, Sony Company Oct 1990 Joined Sony Company   As of June 25, 2019 Share with your Friends            



Thierry Bollore

Share with your Friends             Date of delivery: Could, 1963 Schooling   Paris Dauphine College (MBA) Profession Profile Jun 2019 Director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Jan 2019 Chief govt officer, Renault (to current) Nov 2018 Deputy chief govt officer, Renault  Feb 2018 Chief working officer, Renault  Sep 2013 Chief aggressive officer, Renault  Sep 2012 Joined Renault  Jul 2005 Joined Faurecia  Sep 1989 Joined Michelin Group    As of June 25, 2019 Share with your Friends            





Jenifer Rogers

Share with your Friends             Date of delivery: June, 1963 Training Could 2006 Johns Hopkins College College of Superior Worldwide Research (SAIS) (Grasp of Worldwide Public Coverage) Could 1988 Georgetown College Legislation Middle (Physician of Jurisprudence) Could 1985 Georgetown College College of Science in Overseas Service Profession Profile Jun 2019 Outdoors director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Jun 2018 Outdoors director, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (to current) Jun 2015 Outdoors director, Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (to current) Nov 2012 Normal Counsel Asia, Asurion Japan Holdings G.Okay. (to current) Jul 2006 Financial institution of America Merrill Lynch (Hong Kong)  Nov 2000 Merrill Lynch Europe Plc  Dec 1994 Merrill Lynch Japan Securities Co., Ltd.  Feb 1991 Industrial Financial institution of Japan Ltd.  Dec 1990 Registered as Lawyer at Legislation admitted in New York  Sep 1989 Haight Gardner Poor & Havens    As of June 25, 2019 Share with your Friends            



Bernard Delmas

Share with your Friends             Date of delivery: April, 1954 Training Mar 1979 Hautes Etudes Commerciales (MBA)  July 1977 Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines  (Grasp of Physics) Profession Profile Jun 2019 Exterior director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Feb 2018 Senior advisor, Michelin Group (to current) Nov 2016 Chairman, Nihon Michelin Tire Co., Ltd. Nov 2015 Chairman of the Board, Nihon Michelin Tire Co., Ltd. Jun 2015 Exterior director, Ichikoh Industries, Ltd. (to current) Oct 2009 Senior vice chairman, Michelin Group Sep 2007 President and CEO, Nihon Michelin Tire Co., Ltd.President and CEO, Michelin Korea Tire Co., Ltd. Sep 1995 President, Michelin Analysis Asia Might 1979 Joined Michelin Group   As of June 25, 2019 Share with your Friends            





Yasushi Kimura

Share with your Friends             Date of delivery: February, 1948 Schooling March 1970 Keio College School of Economics  Profession Profile Jun 2019 Exterior director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.Exterior director, INPEX CORPORATION Jun 2018 Senior govt advisor, JXTG Holdings, Inc. (to current) Apr 2017 Chairman, JXTG Holdings, Inc.  Jun 2014 Director, NIPPO CompanyVice Chairman, Japan Enterprise Federation  Jun 2012 Chairman, JX Holdings, Inc. Chairman, JX Nippon Oil & Power Company  Could 2012 Chairman, Petroleum Affiliation of Japan  Jul 2010 President, JX Nippon Oil & Power Company  Apr 2010 Director, JX Holdings, Inc.  Jun 2007 Director, senior vice chairman, Nippon Oil Company  Jun 2002 Director, Nippon Oil Company  Apr 1970 Joined Nippon Oil Company   As of June 25, 2019 Share with your Friends            



Nissan declares new company governance construction

Share with your Friends             YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has applied a brand new governance construction, transitioning to an organization with three statutory committees. This follows the Atypical Normal Assembly of Shareholders (AGSM) held in the present day the place shareholders authorised modification of the Articles of Incorporation of the Firm. To make sure easy operations beneath the brand new construction, the board of administrators met after the AGSM and selected detailed guidelines and insurance policies, together with company governance tips (see attachment), requirements of director independence (see attachment), board and committee laws and common inner management insurance policies. Board positions, committee members and government officers are listed under. Board of director positions Place Title Chair Yasushi Kimura Vice-chair Jean-Dominique Senard Lead impartial exterior director Masakazu Toyoda   Nomination Committee members Title   Masakazu Toyoda (chair)   Keiko Ihara   Andrew Home   Yasushi Kimura   Motoo Nagai....





Nissan holds 120th Unusual Common Assembly of Shareholders

Share with your Friends             YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. held its 120th Unusual Common Assembly of Shareholders at this time on the Nationwide Conference Corridor of Yokohama. The assembly was attended by 2,814 shareholders and ran for 3 hours and 22 minutes. On the assembly, shareholders accredited all of the resolutions: Appropriation of retained earnings for the 120th fiscal 12 months Modification of the Articles of Incorporation of the Firm Election of 11 administrators following the expiration of the time period of all present administrators   The modification of the Articles of Incorporation of the Firm is aimed to ascertain a extremely strong company governance construction with separation of supervisory and audit capabilities and govt capabilities in an express type. As well as, it’s aimed to enhance transparency of decision-making by means of transition to an organization with three statutory committees for immediate and agile execution of operations.....



Nissan e.dams’ Buemi takes podium at dwelling race

Share with your Friends             BERN, Switzerland – NNissan e.dams Swiss racer Sebastien Buemi scored a podium on dwelling soil as we speak within the ABB FIA Components E championship by ending third on the streets of Bern. Contemporary from scoring his preliminary season 5 podium on the final race in Berlin, Buemi certified third quickest and held that place to the checkered flag regardless of intense strain and a dramatic late-race rain bathe which threatened to jumble the outcomes. The rostrum end by Buemi was the fourth for Nissan e.dams in its debut season in Components E. As we speak’s factors haul has additionally lifted the Swiss driver to seventh within the championship with two races remaining, whereas Nissan e.dams are fourth within the crew’s championship. Nissan is utilizing Components E to reveal the ability and efficiency of its electrical car know-how – a key a part of the corporate’s Nissan....





Nissan declares nominees for board of director positions and statutory committees inside strengthened company governance construction

Share with your Friends             YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has acquired proposals for board of director positions and statutory committee members for implementation following the corporate’s deliberate transition to a 3 statutory committee format. The proposal, from the Unbiased Director Committee, is to be submitted for approval on the board of administrators assembly following the annual basic assembly of shareholders to be held on June 25. Board of director positions Place Title Present place Chair Yasushi Kimura Advisor, JXTG Holdings, Inc. Vice-chair Jean-Dominique Senard Director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.; Chairman, Groupe Renault Lead unbiased exterior director Masakazu Toyoda Unbiased exterior director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.   Nomination Committee members Title Present place Masakazu Toyoda (chair) Unbiased exterior director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Keiko Ihara Unbiased exterior director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Andrew Home Government mentor, Merryck & Co., Ltd. Yasushi Kimura Advisor, JXTG Holdings, Inc. Motoo Nagai Full-time....



Nissan unveils zero-emission ice cream van idea for Clear Air Day

Share with your Friends             LONDON – Nissan has taken the ICE (inside combustion engine) out of the ice cream van, creating an all-electric, zero-emission idea for “Clear Air Day” within the UK on June 20. Nissan partnered with Mackie’s of Scotland, an ice cream producer powering its family-owned dairy farm by renewable wind and photo voltaic vitality. The mission demonstrates how a “Sky to Scoop” strategy can take away carbon dependence at each stage of the ice cream journey. Most ice cream vans, notably older fashions, have diesel engines that are stored operating to function the refrigeration tools. These motors are criticized for producing dangerous emissions, together with black carbon, when left idling. Some UK cities and cities are actually trying to ban or effective these autos. Nissan’s idea presents a possible resolution for distributors trying to cut back their carbon footprint, and provide clients a greater expertise. The prototype....





Group Renault and Nissan signal unique Alliance cope with Waymo to discover driverless mobility service

Share with your Friends             Groupe Renault and Nissan to grow to be the primary automotive producers to discover driverless mobility providers with Waymo in France and Japan Unique settlement to initially deal with driverless mobility providers for individuals and items in France and Japan Groupe Renault, Nissan Motor Co., and Waymo, leaders of their respective fields, have entered into an unique settlement for an preliminary interval to discover all features of driverless mobility providers for passengers and deliveries in France and Japan. The settlement is designed to carry collectively the strengths of every get together and broaden experience by assessing market alternatives, working collectively to analysis business, authorized and regulatory points associated to driverless transportation-as-a-service choices in France and Japan. The Alliance of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, with a world footprint and portfolio masking each phase of passenger and lightweight business autos, is uniquely suited to affix this enterprise exploration with Waymo, a....



David Woodhouse named vice chairman of Nissan Design America

Share with your Friends             SAN DIEGO – Nissan has employed David Woodhouse to function vice chairman, Nissan Design America (NDA). On this position, Woodhouse will lead all Nissan and INFINITI design actions in North America. He will even serve on the corporate’s World Nissan Design Administration Committee. “As we have fun the 40th Anniversary of Nissan Design America, I’m happy that David Woodhouse can be main and galvanizing our gifted crew in San Diego,” mentioned Alfonso Albaisa, senior vice chairman, World Design, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. “David’s expertise, management and imaginative and prescient will make sure that NDA shapes an thrilling future for the Infiniti and Nissan manufacturers in addition to groundbreaking consumer expertise ideas for our prospects for years to come back.” Woodhouse brings greater than 25 years of worldwide automotive design experience to his new position at Nissan. Most just lately, he served as Lincoln design director at Ford....





Nissan TITAN ranked prime pickup in J.D. Energy high quality examine

Share with your Friends             NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The power of Nissan’s dedication to new automobile high quality confirmed throughout the board within the J.D. Energy 2019 U.S. Preliminary High quality Research (IQS) – led by the Nissan TITAN full-size pickup. TITAN was ranked not solely the perfect performer within the “Massive Mild Responsibility Pickup” phase with 66 issues per hundred autos (PPH), but in addition tied for seventh in fewest total issues amongst all 257 autos studied. As well as, Nissan had no fashions in its automotive, truck, crossover and SUV lineup with greater than 100 PPH and carried out higher than the trade common for the fourth consecutive 12 months. For 2019, Nissan moved up one spot to fifth (Non-Premium). For the reason that 2015 mannequin 12 months, Nissan has improved 35 PPH. J.D. Energy measures preliminary high quality by the variety of issues skilled per 100 autos through....



Sedans are a best choice amongst youthful patrons, survey finds

Share with your Friends             YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan is doubling down on sedans with a rising international lineup of all-new fashions as analysis reveals the section retains sturdy enchantment – particularly for youthful patrons. Amongst drivers who don’t personal a sedan, 75% would take into account shopping for one now or sooner or later, in response to a latest Nissan survey of automobile homeowners and would-be patrons around the globe. For millennials, the quantity rises to eight in 10.1 Nissan is introducing a collection of recent sedan fashions globally that cater to those potential prospects. Sixty years after launching the Skyline, the corporate is continuous to reinvent sedans with daring new designs, the most recent superior security applied sciences, and fuel-efficient powertrains. “Our latest sedans communicate on to the wants of patrons, notably younger individuals who could also be seeking to purchase their first automobile,” stated Ivan Espinosa, Nissan’s company....





Nissan e.dams' Buemi set for house race in Switzerland

Share with your Friends             BERN, Switzerland – Nissan e.dams goals to proceed its current factors scoring spree when the ABB FIA Method E Championship kicks off a house race weekend for staff driver Sebastien Buemi in Switzerland. The ultimate European race of the season might be staged in Bern – simply over 100 kilometers from Buemi’s house city of Aigle. Because the market chief for electrical automobiles in Europe, Nissan is utilizing Method E to show the ability and efficiency of its electrical automobile expertise – a key a part of the corporate’s Nissan Clever Mobility imaginative and prescient. The Nissan LEAF was the best-selling electrical automobile in Europe in 2018, and the 2019 lineup has been enhanced with the addition of the LEAF e+, providing elevated vary and energy. Switzerland has been a robust early adopter of electrical vehicles. The share of electrical automobile possession within the nation is....



Nissan Navara wins 2019 Taklimakan Rally

Share with your Friends             HOTAN, China – The Zhengzhou Nissan Navara group efficiently defended the championship of the 2019 Taklimakan Worldwide Rally, which ended on June 2 in Hotan, Xinjiang Autonomous Area in China. Navara gained within the T2 (mass manufacturing mannequin) and the T2.1 (mass manufacturing gasoline mannequin) classes, and it clenched 5 of the 9 “Golden Helmet” prizes. As some of the vital and excessive motorsports occasions in China, the race is about 5,000 kilometers with 9 levels in canyons, the Gobi desert and snow-covered mountains. Going through powerful competitors and harsh circumstances, solely 73 out of 101 automobiles completed. Nissan Navara’s energy, dependable efficiency and sturdy chassis performed an important function within the mannequin’s success, with eight skilled drivers from Zhengzhou Nissan taking part in an important function in profitable. “That is the second yr in a row the Nissan Navara has gained within the Taklimakan Rally,”....





Nissan shares imaginative and prescient for future mobility at CES Asia 2019

Share with your Friends             SHANGHAI – Nissan will share its imaginative and prescient for the way forward for mobility at CES Asia 2019 by displaying applied sciences that entry mind waves and merge the true and digital worlds to help drivers. Nissan will display its modern Invisible-to-Seen and Mind-to-Automobile applied sciences and present the electrical, all-wheel-drive IMs idea automotive on the commerce present in Shanghai. Collectively, these shows will give clients perception into Nissan Clever Mobility, the model’s imaginative and prescient for altering how automobiles are powered, pushed and built-in into society. “At Nissan, we at all times purpose to be forward of the curve,” mentioned Roel De Vries, senior vice chairman for advertising at Nissan. “We don’t simply anticipate future traits and applied sciences, we outline them. We imagine expertise ought to clear up real-world issues and profit as many individuals as doable. That is the concept behind Nissan....



Renault and Nissan open the brand new Alliance Innovation Lab Tel Aviv

Share with your Friends               The brand new lab contains a distinctive mannequin of collaboration with Israeli startups and an unique partnership with the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA).  The ability is targeted on creating sensors for autonomous driving, cyber safety, and massive information, complementing the opposite joint alliance innovation labs in Silicon Valley (USA) and Shanghai (China). The brand new facility permits the Alliance member firms to extend open innovation alternatives with Israel startups and different companions.   Tel Aviv – Renault and Nissan right this moment introduced the inauguration of a brand new facility for the joint innovation lab in Tel Aviv, Atidim Park, which is able to allow the Alliance to speed up a novel mannequin of collaboration with Israeli startups and an unique partnership with the Israel Innovation Authority. Often called the Alliance Innovation Lab Tel Aviv, the power focuses on sensors for autonomous driving, cyber safety,....





Concerning media studies regarding Renault’s stance on measures to strengthen Nissan’s governance

Share with your Friends             YOKOHAMA, Japan – A number of media shops as we speak reported that Renault has signaled intention to abstain from utilizing its voting stake at Nissan’s atypical common assembly of shareholders on June 25 particularly relating to proposed amendments to the corporate’s Articles of Incorporation. These amendments could be essential for Nissan to transition to an organization with three statutory committees (nomination, compensation and audit). The explanation given, based on the studies, is that Renault’s views regarding collection of committee members haven’t been adequately mirrored. As reported, Nissan has acquired a letter from Renault indicating intention to abstain from voting. Following the latest discovery of significant govt misconduct led by the corporate’s former chairman, who was on the time additionally Chairman and CEO of Renault, Nissan established the Particular Committee for Bettering Governance, which was led by and composed of third social gathering advisers, as a....



Two thrilling races on totally different tracks and fiercely contested battles throughout second Nissan Micra Cup weekend

Share with your Friends             Mississauga, Ont. – The Nissan Micra Cup held its second occasion of the 2019 season this previous weekend on the Calabogie Motorsports Park, southwest of Ottawa. The action-packed Nissan Micra Cup races held on Saturday and Sunday noticed a collection of firsts, which included Kevin King claiming his first two victories of the 2019 season, in addition to Austin Riley, Canada’s first autistic racer, incomes his first podium since becoming a member of the collection in 2017.   Followers can try all the highlights from the Kyle Nash Race Weekend within the newest version of Nissan Micra Cup Journal (right here), and within the full recap launch, right here. The brand new version of the journal encompasses a particular initiative that resulted in a collage of 400 youngsters’s photographs on Kevin King’s Micra S; a highlight on Marie-Josée Massicotte, a 3rd feminine driver that made her....





Kevin King Double Winner at Calabogie Motorsports Park

Share with your Friends             Mississauga, Ont. – The second outing of the 2019 Nissan Micra Cup season was held as a part of the Kyle Nash Race Weekend on the Calabogie Motorsports Park, southwest of Ottawa.  The action-packed weekend noticed Kevin King declare his first two victories of the season following two races crammed with a number of place modifications, spectators witnessed new drivers among the many leaders, and Austin Riley, a younger driver with autism, earned his first podium. On Saturday, defending champion Olivier Bédard gained his 25th collection pole place, solidifying his begin for the mid-afternoon race. Ontarian Marco Signoretti was as soon as once more very comfy on the observe regardless of being new to closed vehicles and the Nissan Micra Cup. He was on Bédard’s heels as quickly because the race began, nevertheless, 2018 runner-up Kevin King overtook him early within the race. Qualifying within the....



Olivier Bédard winner on the 2019 Nissan Micra Cup season kickoff weekend

Share with your Friends             Mississauga, Ont. – The fifth season of the Nissan Micra Cup formally began this weekend on the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, which noticed reigning champion Olivier Bédard securing race victories on each Saturday and Sunday. The races, which happened throughout the Victoria Day Weekend SpeedFest, had been stuffed with enthusiasm and pleasure from the group.  Followers had been additionally in a position to witness the well-known Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, which was the primary time within the historical past of motorsports offered in a Canadian or North American collection 100 per cent electrical automotive took to the observe. Getting used because the official tempo automotive, the mannequin is supplied with superior battery expertise and drivetrain parts from the Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electrical automotive. The LEAF NISMO RC executed the beginning lap forward of the pack of Micra Cup drivers as they ready....





Nissan to make historical past this weekend with the all-new LEAF NISMO RC electrical race automobile on the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Share with your Friends             MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – This weekend, the Nissan Micra Cup will kickoff its fifth season in Bowmanville between Might 17-19, the place the LEAF NISMO RC will likely be in motion on the race observe because the official tempo automobile for the 2019 Nissan Micra Cup collection. The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electrical race automobile with greater than double the utmost energy and torque output of its predecessor, was unveiled final November in Tokyo. This would be the first time within the historical past of motorsports introduced in a Canadian or North American collection 100 per cent electrical automobile will take to the observe. “Because the pioneer of the world’s first mass-market electrical automobile, we at Nissan are thrilled to current a automobile that has the potential to steer in direction of a brand new period of motorsport,” says Steve Milette, president of Nissan Canada....