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First Infiniti Q50 has been rolled out from Tochigi plant in Japan


Today, the first production model of the Infiniti Q50 has been rolled off the assembly line at the Tochigi production plant. The official off-line ceremony was presided over by Carlos Ghosn, President and CEO of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., and Johan de Nysschen, President of Infiniti Motor Company Ltd. The Q50 was premiered at the North American International Auto Show ...

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Renault and Caterham Announced Partnership to Design & Build Sports Cars

Renault and Caterham Group announced their partnership to design develop and build sports cars. Accordingly, this agreement reflects a common passion and expertise in sports and motorsports vehicles.       The future vehicles will be distinctive, differentiated, and carry the respective DNA of Alpine and Caterham Cars, the automotive division of Caterham Group. The cars will be built at ...

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Daimler and Nissan To Produce Engines Together in North America

Daimler and Nissan will produce Mercedes-Benz 4-cylinder engines together in North America at Nissan’s powertrain assembly plant in Decherd, Tennessee. Production will begin in 2014, with installed capacity of 250,000 units per year once at full capacity. The Decherd facility will produce engines for Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti models.       “This is the newest milestone in our pragmatic collaboration ...

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Nissan Joint Venture With Dongfeng to Invest 50 Billion Yuan for Expansion

Nissan Motor Co. announced a 50 billion Yuan ($7.7 billion) expansion plan for China from 2011 to 2015. It expects to increase sales to 2.3 million vehicles by 2015 from 1.28 million last year. This is also part of a global strategy to focus on faster-growing emerging markets and reduce reliance on the United States.   Nissan did a 50-50 ...

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Nissan Sunderland Plant Celebrates Production of 1 Million Qashqai

Although not many people know how to pronounce the name of this car properly, but the staffs at Nissan Sunderland Plant are celebrating the production of their one millionth Nissan Qashqai. The track records indicated that this car as one of the most successful British-built cars ever.     The landmark vehicle was driven off the production line 4 years, ...

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