Renault-Nissan Alliance opening new Silicon Valley research center

ShareNissan and Renault formed an alliance called the Renault-Nissan Alliance and opened a US research center in 2011. The two automakers have now announced that they have expanded their presence in Silicon Valley with the opening of a new advanced research center. The automakers say that initially the new research center will focus on autonomous […]

Nissan planning to launch automatic version of Micra

ShareNissan said it’s planning to launch an automatic version of its flagship hatchback ‘Micra’ and mid-sedan ‘Sunny’ soon in India. Toshiyuki Shiga, company’s Chief Operating Officer, said: “For financial year 2013, we will introduce a CVT variant which is a very fuel efficient engine for Micra.”  To a query on when they planned to introduce the new variants, Toru […]

Ford, Mercedes, and Renault-Nissan to produce fuel cell vehicles

ShareFord, Mercedes, and Renault-Nissan announced on Jan. 28 they would produce fuel cell vehicles in 2017. The three companies have been working on the technology, and some have demonstrated prototype vehicles. Mercedes-Benz has been testing multiple generations of their F-Cell fuel cell vehicle. The Toyota-BMW agreement covers the united development of a fuel cell stack, […]