Nissan Note Launched, A New Global Hatchback

Nissan NOTE Launched, a New Global HatchbackNissan today unveiled the Nissan Note, a new global compact car at a world premiere held at the Osanbashi venue in Yokohama.

With a goal of becoming the most user-friendly car in its segment, the new Note will explore the full potential of compact cars when it goes on sale in Japan this fall.

Sharp Announces Global Co-title Sponsorship Of Leading Pro-cycling Team

Sharp announces global co-title sponsorship of leading pro-cycling teamSharp Electronics Europe today announced a sponsorship agreement with one of the world’s top professional cycling teams, Team Garmin, as the world-leading technology provider continues to position its brand centre of the European stage. Owned and managed by Slipstream Sports, the team will become Garmin Sharp from the 2012 Tour de France, starting on June 30.

Hino Wins Global Parts And Service Awards

Hino Wins Global Parts And Service AwardsHino Motor Sales Australia has scored an exclusive global double award, having been named the 2011 Parts Department of the Year and 2011 Service Department of the Year by Hino Motors Limited Japan.

Judged by senior Japanese management within the company, the awards are presented in recognition of worldwide distributor performance for the Japanese financial year ending March 2012.

Nissan Gt-r And Multi World Record Holder Usain Bolt Headline New Nissan Global Brand Campaign

Nissan GT-R and Multi World Record Holder Usain Bolt Headline new Nissan Global Brand CampaignTriple Olympic gold medalist and multi world record holder Usain Bolt can run 100 meters in 9.58 seconds. He also discovered that when driving the Nissan GT-R that he can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds. So the Olympic gold medalist and world's fastest man bought the GT-R. Now when he's not running, he still has the capability to go fast. Really fast.

Nissan Taxi's Global Roadshow Makes Japan Stop

Nissan Taxi's Global Roadshow Makes Japan StopNissan's Taxi of Tomorrow, New York City's next-generation cab, stopped off at the company's Yokohama headquarters Tuesday, showcasing the groundbreaking model to Japanese media.

The cab, based on Nissan's successful NV200 van, is set to debut on the streets of New York in October 2013, six years after the Taxi of Tomorrow project kicked off.

Subaru Puma Rallycross Team Battles In Global Rallycross Debut At Charlotte Motor Speedway

Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team Battles in Global RallyCross Debut at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayThe 2012 Global RallyCross Championship (GRC) kicked off this weekend within the immense confines of the Charlotte Motor Speedway and the Subaru PUMA Rallycross Team was there to do battle amongst a total of 17 participating Rallycross teams.  Seasoned team drivers Dave Mirra and Sverre Isachsen, as well as Rallycross rookie Bucky Lasek piloted their race-prepared Subaru WRX STIs against stiff competition on a unique road course incorporating parts of the oval at Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina.