Wednesday 26 July 2023
Nissan to invest $663 million in renault EV unit as alliance rejigged
Nissan Motor Co. has finalized plans to invest in Renault SA's electric-vehicle venture Ampere, capping months of negotiations to rebalance the troubled automotive alliance.
Tuesday 7 February 2023
Nissan to invest in Renault's new EV company, striking balance in alliance
Nissan Motor and Renault Group will collaborate under an enhanced partnership. The pair officially announced on February 6 the 15% cross-shareholding to take effect in the future...
Thursday 2 February 2023
Foxconn hires Nissan veteran to lead EV business
Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn, determined to transform its entire group, has been actively expanding to electric vehicle industry in recent years. Having made new changes to its business...
Tuesday 31 January 2023
Nissan, Renault reach consensus on alliance restructuring
After a long negotiation, Nissan Motor is finally on an equal footing with Renault in their alliance. The latter has agreed to significantly reduce its stake in the Japanese automaker...
Tuesday 17 January 2023
Nissan, Renault on track to complete deal to revamp alliance
Nissan Motor Co.'s independent directors have agreed to proceed with a deal to rebalance the Japanese carmaker's two-decade alliance with Renault SA, a person familiar with the situation...
Friday 9 December 2022
Envision AESC builds EV battery plant in South Carolina to supply BMW
Envision AESC, the former EV battery affiliate of Nissan, and now part of the Envision Group from China, announced a US$810 million investment in South Carolina, US.
Thursday 10 November 2022
Honda and Nissan move financial forecasts upward as Yen stays weak
While semiconductor shortages remain a tricky issue for automakers, Japanese companies have offset the impact on their financial performance due to the weakening Yen. On Wednesday,...
Thursday 20 October 2022
BMW invests US$1.7 billion to expand US EV production, partnering with Envision AESC
German automaker BMW announced on Wednesday (October 19) to invest US$1.7 billion its auto plant in Spartanburg, USA. Located in the state of South Carolina, the plant is expected...
Thursday 13 October 2022
Nissan to fully exit Russia market, expects JPY100 billion loss
Nissan Motor joined Toyota Motor in deciding to completely pull out of Russia, an exit that will cost Japan's second-largest automaker roughly JPY100 billion (US$687 million).
Tuesday 11 October 2022
Talks between Nissan and Renault could restructure the alliance
Nissan Motor has been discussing with its French partner Renault Group about investing in the latter's new EV business unit. Multiple media reports said the Japanese automaker would...
Monday 21 March 2022
Japan's carmakers betting on all-solid-state battery
While the lithium-ion battery is widely used in electric vehicles (EV), the technology offers a limited driving range. The all-solid-state battery looks the most promising among all...
Tuesday 4 January 2022
Nissan tweaks car design to tackle chip shortage
While the auto chip shortage is easing, some electronic components suppliers continue delaying delivery. The situation prompted carmakers like Nissan to adjust the design to use different...
Wednesday 29 December 2021
Nissan to equip all vehicles with LiDAR in 2030
Nissan plans to outfit all its production vehicles with LiDar in 2030, according to reports from Nikkan and Nikkei.
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