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Renault-Nissan’s Indian plant to cater to Danone’s mega order


July 5th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) The Indian plant of Franco-Japanese Renault-Nissan Alliance will also cater to the 15,000 vehicle ordered by French food company Danone for its operations spread across 25 ... Read more...

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Nissan, Honda Motorcycle log good growth in June


July 2nd, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 2 (IANS) Nissan Motor India Private Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of Japanese auto maker Nissan Motor Company, Monday announced that it closed June 2012 with sales of 4,167 ... Read more...

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Russian auto-maker builds 27 millionth car


May 17th, 2012 - 4:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 17 (IANS) Russia's largest car-maker AvtoVAZ has built its 27 millionth car at the company plant in Togliatti city, RIA Novosti reported.The milestone car was a Lada Priora ... Read more...

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Renault, Russian firm set up JV


May 3rd, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Renault-Nissan alliance and Russian Technologies state corporation will set up a joint venture company which will have a 74.5 percent stake in Russia's largest ... Read more...

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Sale of imported vehicles go up in Japan


March 6th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 6 (IANS) Boosted by fuel-efficient models, sales of new imported vehicles in Japan recorded a 21.8 percent growth in February on year, according to the Japan Automobile Importers ... Read more...

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Nissan unveils multi-purpose vehicle Evalia


January 5th, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Nissan unveiled its multi-utility vehicle Evalia Thursday the first day of the 11th Auto Expo here."We want to show India the depth of Nissan's ... Read more...

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S. Korea’s imported car sales grow in November


December 5th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Dec 5 (IANS) Imported car sales in South Korea continued to grow last month due to strong demand for German brands, a trade association said Monday.Registration of imported vehicles ... Read more...

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Japan’s new vehicle sales rose in November


December 1st, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Dec 1 (IANS) New vehicle sales in Japan rose by 24.1 percent year-on-year in November, marking the third straight month of increase, the Japan Automobile Dealers Association (JADA) said ... Read more...

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Not many Britons care for their neighbours


November 30th, 2011 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) Britain is today witnessing a major change with fewer people willing to look out for their neighbours or ask them for help, a study has revealed.The ... Read more...

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Nine charred bodies found in Mexico


November 24th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Culiacan (Mexico), Nov 24 (IANS/EFE) Nine charred bodies were discovered Wednesday inside two vehicles abandoned at separate locations in this western Mexican city, police said.The first gruesome find took place ... Read more...

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Ranbir to search talents through Facebook


October 14th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Actor Ranbir Kapoor will launch a search for actors through Facebook and they will be auditioned on the social networking site for "New Star ... Read more...

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Nissan to invest $1.4 bn in new plant in Brazil


October 7th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, Oct 7 (IANS) Japan's Nissan Motor Company said Thursday it had signed an investment deal worth $1.4 billion to build a new plant in Brazil.The new plant ... Read more...

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Nissan studying India’s small car segment


September 26th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) Japanese car major Nissan is conducting a feasibility study to analyse its opportunities of becoming a major player in India's small car segment after a low ... Read more...

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Hover plans to sell 100,000 Nissan cars


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Hover Automotive India Pvt Ltd, the distribution company for Japanese car maker Nissan, said it planned to touch sales figure of 100,000 units in two years."We ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland prices Dost LCV at Rs.379,000


September 13th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 12 (IANS) Commercial vehicle major Ashok Leyland will launch more products made by its joint venture with Nissan Motor Company over the next two years, said an ... Read more...

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Nissan India sells over 1,600 cars in June


July 1st, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of Japanese auto maker Nissan Motor India Pvt Ltd closed last month with sales of 1,632 units as against 77 in June 2010.The ... Read more...

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Renault to launch four new models in India by 2012


June 2nd, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 2 (IANS) French auto major Renault will launch one model later this year and three more models next year in India, a top executive of the company said ... Read more...

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Nissan recalls 271,000 SUV’s over steering wheel problems


April 26th, 2011 - 1:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Detroit, Apr 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nissan has issued a recall for over 271,000 SUV Pathfinders and Infinity QX4s due to some problems with the steering wheels. Apparently the salt that is present ... Read more...

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Electric Nissan Leaf named World Car of the Year


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.22 (ANI): Nissan's Leaf electric car has been named the 2011 World Car of the Year at the New York International Auto Show.According to CBS News, the Leaf was also ... Read more...

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Renault-Nissan India appoints new chief executive


April 20th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Renault-Nissan Automotive India Private Limited (NMIPL) Wednesday appointed Kou Kimura as the chief executive and managing director for its manufacturing facility at Oragadam near Chennai.Kimura, ... Read more...

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Nissan, Ford post higher sales in March


April 1st, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 1 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of Japanese auto major Nissan Motor Company closed March with a sales of 2,101 units up from 89 units sold during the comparable ... Read more...

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Japan quake may hit auto production in China


March 17th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 17 (IANS) The devastating earthquake in Japan may affect auto production at two joint ventures in China due to interruption in import of vehicle parts, company officials said ... Read more...

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Micra drives up Nissan sales


March 1st, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 1 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of Japanese auto major Nissan recorded sales of 2,081 units in February, up from 44 units in the corresponding period last year, thanks mainly to ... Read more...

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David Beckham helps stranded motorist


February 11th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Soccer ace David Beckham came forward to help a guy who was left stranded with his two kids after his car broke down.Paul Long, 46, was taking ... Read more...

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Becks to the rescue as man’s car breaks down on English road


February 10th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): A father-of-two has said that he was in "absolute awe" when soccer star David Beckham stopped to help him with his car, which broke down on a ... Read more...

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Nissan’s ‘too quiet’ electric cars fitted with speakers


February 6th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 06 (ANI): Multinational automaker, Nissan, have fitted 29,000-pound Nissan Leaf with a speaker so that it makes a noise as it approaches.Nissan are the makers of the first mass production ... Read more...

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Nitin Seth is Ashok Leyland’s executive director


December 14th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 14 (IANS) Nitin Seth has been appointed as the executive director of Ashok Leyland's light commercial vehicles (LCVs) division, the company announced here Tuesday.Seth, formerly with Tata Motors, will work ... Read more...

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Brit man in Bin Laden mask gets cop rap


December 5th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): A Brit man has been warned his car could be confiscated after police spotted him driving in an Osama Bin Laden mask.Stephen Taylor, 54, wore the mask ... Read more...

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The Façade Of The ‘Nissan Murano Convertible’ Divulged For The First Time


November 16th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Nissan Murano Convertible (NMC) has been in the limelight for some time now and has experienced constructive comments about its potential personality and ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland to go slow on raising debt


November 11th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 11 (IANS) India's second largest commercial vehicle manufacturer Ashok Leyland, authorised to raise Rs.700 crore debt this year, is not in a hurry as a major portion of the capital ... Read more...

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U.S. Spec Mitsubishi i-MiEV Has Been Unveiled


November 10th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is true that Nissan has outpaced other car manufacturers in the race for electric cars but Mitsubishi was among the first few companies to declare ... Read more...

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Oz CWG gold medallist Dale Parker loses licence following drink-driving accident


November 7th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 7 (ANI): Dale Parker, the Australian cyclist who won a gold medal in the Delhi Commonwealth Games, has reportedly lost his licence after a drink-driving accident in the Adelaide Hills.According ... Read more...

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Electric Car Leaf From Nissan In Spotlight


November 6th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Japan based car maker Nissan is banking heavily on the much touted Leaf electric car to boost its image. The company is traditionally viewed at the ... Read more...

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Nissan Recall 2.1 Million Cars Worldwide


October 29th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Car manufacturing giant Nissan announced on Thursday that it is recalling close to 2.1 million vehicles worldwide due to a faulty ignition. 76,000 of those vehicles ... Read more...

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Nissan recalls 2.14 million vehicles worldwide due to ignition problem


October 28th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by BNO News
YOKOHAMA, JAPAN (BNO NEWS) – Nissan on Thursday announced that it has issued a voluntary recall on 2.14 million vehicles worldwide due to an ignition problem.The Japanese vehicle company said the problem ... Read more...

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