Tag Archives: Nissan

Nissan working with AshLey on a small car?

While the Bajaj RE60 has not gone down well with the Renault-Nissan, the plans of entering the low-cost, high-volumes segment are still strong for the French-Japanese partnership. Nissan's Andy Palmer has told Economic Times that they are working on

Nissan to introduce Datsun brand in India in 2014

Datsun? Isn’t that the early name of Nissan in USA? Yes, indeed you are correct. The Datsun marquee showed the US markets that cars need not be serviced or repaired every two. They can be very reliable and fuel efficient at the same time. However, in

Nissan India gets serious about developing Alto/Eon rival

If you wanted to buy an Alto and thought that EON is your only alternative, you won't hold on to that thought for much longer. Nissan India has announced plans of entering this space very soon with their own contender developed from scratch. Nissan Compact

Micra sales recover as Nissan prepares sedan, MPV

Nissan Motor India Private Ltd (NMIPL) didn't have a groundbreaking month but registered better numbers compared to April with 1,588 vehicles in May 2011. It is not fair to compare sales YoY as the company did not have the services of Micra and operated

Report: Tsunami’s effect on Indian Auto Market

At the outset, Team IAB would extend our heartfelt condolences to all our friends and their families in Japan and wish them a speedy recovery. God has shown his horrific side to Japan. The devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan last week has

Nissan and Mitsubishi tie up for small car project

Japanese automakers Nissan and Mitsubishi announced their partnership that will see them working together on a small car project. The joint venture sees the financially troubled Mitsubishi and the highly successful Nissan brand joining forces, not for

Did we spot the Ashok Leyland-Nissan test mule?

Sources tell us the truck we spotted day before yesterday on the outskirts of Chennai city is most likely the truck Ashok Leyland and Nissan and working jointly towards. The cabin is lifted from a phased-out Nissan mini truck and the company is conducting

Recall list grows- Suzuki, Nissan and Daihatsu

Suzuki Every - Air con problems could cause fire Barely few days after IAB remarked that more recalls are expected (Read - Now Hyundai recall the Sonata in US and Korea), the industry appears to be proving us right. If you look at the faults that

Nissan plans on introducing five models in India

Though the variants they are talking about is still under study, the first vehicle to roll out of their under-construction Chennai plant will be a hatchback (Micra/March) and immediately followed by a sedan based on it. At present, Nissan sells