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What is ‘playing Ghosn’?
Playing Ghosn
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What is ‘playing Ghosn’?

Viral trend of people inside instrument cases is inspired by ex-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn, who allegedly fled Japan in a similar manner
14 Jan 2020
Carlos Ghosn defends himself in public
BEIRUT, LEBANON - JANUARY 08 : Former chairman of Nissan, Carlos Ghosn speaks during a press conference in Beirut, Lebanon on January 08, 2020. (Photo by Mahmut Geldi/Anadolu Agency via Getty
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Carlos Ghosn defends himself in public

The world has been waiting to hear from the fugitive businessman, and on a stormy night in Beirut, he delivered his impassioned defence
9 Jan 2020
Why did Carlos Ghosn flee Japan?
Bloomberg Best of the Year 2019: Carlos Ghosn, former chairman of Nissan Motor Co., center, sits in a vehicle as he leaves his lawyer's office in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. Ph
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Why did Carlos Ghosn flee Japan?

The businessman shocked the world by escaping, but says he stood no chance of a fair trial in Japan, where 99% of defendants are convicted
2 Jan 2020
Best electric cars: Porsche Taycan, Audi E-tron and more
Porsche Taycan
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Best electric cars: Porsche Taycan, Audi E-tron and more

From hatchbacks to luxury sports coupes, these are the best EVs on the market today
7 Nov 2019
EV charging: prices, charger types and where to find them
Electric car charging
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EV charging: prices, charger types and where to find them

Government doubles EV charger fund to keep up with the fastest growing area of the car market
13 Aug 2019
Are British workers affected by Nissan’s job cuts?
Nissan Sunderland
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Are British workers affected by Nissan’s job cuts?

Japanese carmaker is battling for survival as global profits plunge
25 Jul 2019
Best small SUVs on sale in 2019
Mazda CX-3
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Best small SUVs on sale in 2019

There's plenty to choose from in one of motoring's most competitive sectors
11 Jun 2019

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Infiniti to end UK production in July
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Infiniti to end UK production in July

Nissan-owned carmaker to focus on electrifying its range for US and Chinese markets
12 Mar 2019
Is Brexit to blame for Nissan withdrawal?
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Is Brexit to blame for Nissan withdrawal?

Leave-supporting Sunderland could see job losses after Japanese carmaker u-turns
4 Feb 2019
Who is Carlos Ghosn and why has he been rearrested in Japan?
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Who is Carlos Ghosn and why has he been rearrested in Japan?

Former Nissan chief faces further scrutiny over alleged financial misconduct
21 Dec 2018
Nissan Brexit letter ‘still too confidential to release’
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Nissan Brexit letter ‘still too confidential to release’

Two years on, secret government promise to car manufacturer still too sensitive for publication
14 Dec 2018
Best-selling cars of 2018: Ford’s Fiesta leads the way
Ford Fiesta ST
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Best-selling cars of 2018: Ford’s Fiesta leads the way

Vehicle sales are down by nearly 3%, but EV deliveries are soaring by over 86%
5 Nov 2018
Ford boss issues ‘disastrous’ no-deal Brexit warning
Ford
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Ford boss issues ‘disastrous’ no-deal Brexit warning

US company relies heavily on tax-free trading and no border checks inside EU
16 Oct 2018
Old VW, Ford and Nissan models cannot run on new E10 fuel
Drivers have seen the price of petrol surge over the past year
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Old VW, Ford and Nissan models cannot run on new E10 fuel

Many cars produced before 2000 are incompatible with the greener petrol type that could soon appear in forecourts up and down the country
28 Aug 2018
Nissan unveils sporty all-electric Leaf Nismo
Nissan Leaf 2018
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Nissan unveils sporty all-electric Leaf Nismo

Motor tweaks and chassis improvements cut the EV’s 0-60mph time to 7.5 seconds
20 Jul 2018
Nissan admits falsifying emissions figures
Nissan Japan
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Nissan admits falsifying emissions figures

Carmaker says 19 models sold in Japan were affected by ‘improper’ vehicle inspections last year
9 Jul 2018
Tesla Model 3 vs. Nissan Leaf: which is the best budget EV?
Tesla Model 3
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Tesla Model 3 vs. Nissan Leaf: which is the best budget EV?

Both offer driverless technology and 150-plus miles on a single charge
12 Feb 2018
Nissan’s driverless ‘robo-taxi’ hits the streets
Nissan 'robo-taxi'
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Nissan’s driverless ‘robo-taxi’ hits the streets

Two-week test in March will allow customers to go sightseeing around Yokohama
6 Dec 2017
Nissan unveils six bizarre Star Wars-inspired cars
Nissan Star Wars
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Nissan unveils six bizarre Star Wars-inspired cars

Out-of-this-world concepts inspired by latest film in franchise
30 Nov 2017
Tokyo Motor Show 2017: all the weird and wonderful cars
Tokyo Motor Show 2017
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Tokyo Motor Show 2017: all the weird and wonderful cars

From Group B-inspired sports cars to ‘friendly faced’ concepts, here are the models to watch
31 Oct 2017
Formula E: Nissan to replace Renault in 2018
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Formula E: Nissan to replace Renault in 2018

Japanese carmaker will take over from the championship-winning e-Dams team
25 Oct 2017
Shell launches first EV charging stations in the UK
Shell recharge
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Shell launches first EV charging stations in the UK

Recharge will cost around £20 for electric hatchbacks, and £50 for saloons
18 Oct 2017
Nissan’s PS4-controlled GT-R is a gamer’s dream
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Nissan’s PS4-controlled GT-R is a gamer’s dream

Supercar goes from 0-62mph in less than three seconds at the press of a button
12 Oct 2017
Why do carmakers hunt Nurburgring lap records?
Porsche 911 GT2 RS
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Why do carmakers hunt Nurburgring lap records?

Porsche has set the fastest time with its GT2 RS, but that doesn’t guarantee it’s a great sports car
28 Sep 2017
The Tesla Model 3 has a rival: Nissan's new Leaf
Nissan Leaf 2018
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The Tesla Model 3 has a rival: Nissan's new Leaf

Second-generation EV has better battery range and autonomous tech
6 Sep 2017
Nissan teases driverless tech for new Leaf
Nissan Leaf 2018
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Nissan teases driverless tech for new Leaf

ProPilot Assist will offer auto brake, accelerate and steer to keep drivers in right lanes
23 Jun 2017
Nissan's Carlos Ghosn steps down as chief executive
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Nissan's Carlos Ghosn steps down as chief executive

'Le Cost Killer' to focus on building other brands in Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance
23 Feb 2017
Nismo GT-R 2017: Critics praise Nissan's 'exciting' coupe
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Nismo GT-R 2017: Critics praise Nissan's 'exciting' coupe

It's 'staggeringly fast' and 'terrifically responsive' – but is it worth the extra money?
30 Jan 2017
Infiniti to reveal QX50 SUV concept in Detroit
Infiniti QX50 car
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Infiniti to reveal QX50 SUV concept in Detroit

Mid-size SUV will feature a variable compression turbo engine and autonomous systems
3 Jan 2017
Best family cars on sale in 2016
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Best family cars on sale in 2016

From Seat to Land Rover, there's more than one way to transport your loved ones around
20 Oct 2016
Nissan Qashqai SUV: Prices, specs and reviews
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Nissan Qashqai SUV: Prices, specs and reviews

Small SUV is one of the most popular new cars on sale in Britain today and still has plenty to offer
17 Oct 2016
Mitsubishi admits rigging fuel economy on 625,000 cars
Mitsubishi
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Mitsubishi admits rigging fuel economy on 625,000 cars

Japanese carmaker supplied Nissan with vehicles too as shares slump 15 per cent
20 Apr 2016
UK car production hits ten-year high
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UK car production hits ten-year high

Strong exports to Europe offset drop in China as industry closes in on all-time record
21 Jan 2016
Renault-Nissan to launch ten autonomous vehicles by 2020
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Renault-Nissan to launch ten autonomous vehicles by 2020

Plans revealed to bring the technology to the market alongside key rivals and in affordable cars
8 Jan 2016