A research vehicle developed by Nissan has completed a self-navigated, autonomous journey of 370 km (230 miles) from the company's European Technical Centre in Cranfield, Bedfordshire to its manufacturing facility in Sunderland in what has been... Read more


Senior executives at Japanese carmaker Nissan have accelerated contingency planning for a possible split from Renault in the wake of the downfall of former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn... Read more


Nissan Motor Ibérica will soon complete the testing phase of a pioneering exoskeleton project before integration into production lines at Barcelona’s Zona Franca plant. The external exoskeleton devices help reduce the stresses normally placed on... Read more

Europe's auto industry delivered a message on Monday (23 September) about the cataclysmic effects of a no-deal Brexit, warning that it would have 'seismic' ramifications on car manufacture in Europe... Read more

France and Japan said this week that they have made an agreement to share information and look at deeper collaboration in next-generation automotive technology. The move has been touted by some as a means of repairing the tense alliance... Read more

Ian Sparks reports from Paris on the on-going saga of Carlos Ghosn. Read more

Nissan Sunderland plant

Source: Andrew Yates/Reuters

Japanese car giant Nissan has announced it's changing its decision to produce the new X-Trail 4x4 in the company's Washington plant in Tyne and Wear, North East England with production remaining in Japan instead. Read more

Nissan Energy Solar, an energy solution to optimise the way households store and consume energy has been launched by Nissan in the UK. Read more

Japanese automotive giant Nissan is to gradually stop the sale of diesel cars in Europe, in yet another signal of the slowing demand for these cars amid fears about tax rises and possible future restrictions. Read more

Demand for diesel vehicles continues to fall across Europe amid the growing evidence of the health problems caused by NO2 from its fumes. Read more

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  • Nissan Sunderland plant

    Source: Andrew Yates/Reuters

    Nissan Sunderland plant

    Nissan Sunderland plant

  • Nissan Sunderland

    Nissan Sunderland

    Nissan Sunderland plant (Source: Andrew Yates/Reuters)