Nissan Orders Two-Day Furlough for U.S. Employees Amid Falling Sales

Legacy auto continues to thrive: Nissan is doing worse than expected in the U.S., and its North American chairman is taking steps to cut costs across the company, slashing employee travel expenses and putting the entire U.S. organization on two days of unpaid furlough next month. Automotive News The company also will remain closed for […]

Nissan Admits It Crapped Pants in the EV Race

Former boss Hiroto Saikawa admitted the value of its flagship Leaf car had been destroyed during the Carlos Ghosn era. Financial Times Oh, really? And why do you think that is? In an interview, Mr Saikawa, who stepped down as chief executive in September, delivered a sharp rebuke of Mr Ghosn’s hallmark EV strategy, saying deep […]

Nissan Recalls Nearly Half a Million Vehicles That Might Explode

Nissan is recalling over 450,000 vehicles worldwide because a brake fluid leak could cause them to catch fire. KTLA 5 Oopsy doopsy The recall, detailed in documents posted Friday by the U.S. government, covers the Nissan Murano SUV from 2015 through 2018, and Maxima sedans from 2016 through 2018. Also included are Infiniti QX60 and […]