Latest Automotive News

Subscribe in a reader





Nissan, Suzuki expanding business co operation to provide cars to each other

Email   small font medium font large font

Google
 
Web AutoNews24h.com

TOKYO (AP) _ Nissan will supply pickup trucks for Suzuki to sell in North America in an expansion of the Japanese automakers' business co-operation, both sides said Friday.

Nissan Motor Co. and Suzuki Motor Corp. already have a partnership, in which Suzuki provides Nissan mini-cars, mainly for the Japanese market, to be sold under the Nissan brand.

Under the latest deal, Suzuki will supply small cars for Nissan to sell in Europe, the companies said. Nissan will also provide vehicles for Suzuki to sell under the Suzuki brand, they said.

Nissan does not make its own mini-vehicles, which have engines of up to 0.66 litres and get tax breaks in Japan. Minicar sales have been booming lately in Japan while the overall auto market here has remained flat.

Receive the latest automotive news by email!

Enter your email address:


Related news
Nissan North America Inc. will build a midsize pickup truck for Suzuki Motor Corp. at Nissan's plant in Smyrna, starting in 2008, the companies announced Tuesday. The pickup will be based on Nissan's ...
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Nissan Financial Services, Co., Ltd. (NFS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nissan, today announced the decision to separate its car rental business division – Nissan Rent-a-Car - currently under ...
American Suzuki Motor Corp.'s XL7 has morphed from a truck-based sport utility vehicle to a car-based crossover in its latest reincarnation. The 2007 Suzuki XL7, ...
TOKYO (AP) _ Suzuki Motor Corp. said Friday it will build a car assembly plant near St. Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city. The automaker will invest 14 billion yen (US$115.7 million; for the ...
Nissan and Chrysler have reached a deal to have Nissan supply cars to Chrysler for sale in South America starting next year, the automakers said Friday. The model, based on the Nissan Versa ...
Renault and Dacia are preparing to carry out a service operation which will allow their customers to take advantage of the latest technical improvements carried out in their plants. This ...
Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., is announcing plans to enter the Russian light commercial vehicle (LCV) market in 2008. Nissan Motor Rus, will launch the NP300 pick up and the Cabstar light duty ...
Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today announced it is entering the Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) business through a significant investment in North America. NNA, as part of a global commitment to the segment, ...

Best Investment Newsletter

- 46% in 2008

- invest in the best performing US stocks only and sell them when the uptrend is over

- very easy to follow, simple buy/sell signals

- no need to have investing or trading experience

Find More Now!


Nissan, Suzuki expanding business co operation to provide cars to each other
> © 2006-2017 AutoNews24h.com except where otherwise noted