Nissan: Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi sells 10.6 million vehicles in 2017

Posted on 31. Jan, 2018 by in Nissan Canada

  • Combined sales by Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors arise 6.5% to 10,608,366 units in 2017 – one in 9 newcomer cars and light blurb vehicles sole worldwide
  • Zero-emission care confirmed with accumulative sales of 540,623 electric vehicles given 2010

PARIS/YOKOHAMA/TOKYO – Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, a world’s heading automotive Alliance, currently announced that a member companies sole a sum total of 10,608,366 units in a 12 months to Dec 31, 2017.

Growing direct for SUVs, light blurb vehicles and a rising series of zero-emission pristine electric vehicles helped lift section sales by 6.5 percent in 2017, a initial full-year of Mitsubishi Motors’ membership of a Alliance.

Carlos Ghosn, authority and arch executive officer of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, said:

“With some-more than 10.6 million newcomer cars and light blurb vehicles sole in 2017, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi has turn a number-one automotive organisation worldwide. This expansion reflects a extent and abyss of a indication range, a tellurian marketplace participation and a patron interest of a car technologies.”

In 2017, a Alliance member companies sole vehicles in scarcely 200 countries underneath 10 brands (Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors, Dacia, Renault Samsung Motors, Alpine, Lada, Infiniti, Venucia and Datsun).

Groupe Renault’s sales were adult 8.5 percent to 3,761,634 units in 2017. It was a record year for Renault, a world’s heading French code and number-two code in Europe, and also for Dacia. Renault is seeking continued expansion in 2018, buoyed by a expansion of a general activities and a renewed range, in line with a Drive The Future plan.

Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. sole 5,816,278 vehicles worldwide, adult 4.6 percent, and common sum of Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022, a company’s six-year vital plan.
In a USA and China in 2017, a association achieved sales expansion of 1.9 percent and 12.2 percent respectively. Infiniti sole 246,492 vehicles in 2017, an boost of 7 percent from a prior year.

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation sole 1,030,454 vehicles in 2017, adult 10 percent from 2016.
The boost in volume was led by China, a pivotal marketplace for Mitsubishi Motors’ Drive For Growth plan. Annual sales rose by 56 percent, to 129,160 units. China became Mitsubishi Motors’ largest marketplace interjection to clever direct for a locally constructed Outlander.

Performance in a ASEAN shred was also clever with an boost of 17 percent to 242,224 units, interjection to a launch of XPANDER – a compress multi-purpose car – in Indonesia. In Japan, sales increasing by 7 percent as a selling of kei-cars resumed.

Sustained care in electric vehicles
Since 2010, when a Nissan LEAF was initial introduced, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi has sole 540,623 electric vehicles worldwide by a opposite brands. Cumulatively, a Alliance continues as a tellurian personality for 100% electric newcomer cars and light blurb electric vehicles.

The Nissan LEAF, a initial mainstream, mass-marketed electric vehicle, stays a world’s best-selling EV with some-more than 300,000 vehicles sole given a launch in Dec 2010.

During 2017, a new Nissan LEAF was denounced and offers business larger range, modernized technologies and a energetic new design. It went on sale in Japan final year, and will be rolled out in other vital markets during 2018. The new Nissan LEAF perceived over 40,000 orders globally including 13,000 orders in Japan; 13,000 reservations in a United States; and over 12,000 orders in Europe.

In further to a LEAF, Nissan’s e-NV200, a light blurb car sole especially in Europe and Japan, has also recently been upgraded with an additional 100km of pushing operation in Europe.

In 2017 Renault remained, for a third uninterrupted year, a personality in Europe’s electric-vehicle shred with a marketplace share of 23.8 percent and sales volumes increasing by 38 percent. Renault ZOE was a best-selling EV in Europe, with sales boost by 44 percent.
Since 2011, Renault has sole some-more than 150,000 electric vehicles worldwide, including Renault ZOE, Renault Kangoo Z.E., Fluence Z.E. and Renault Samsung Motors SM3 Z.E..

In 2017, Renault denounced Master Z.E. so announcing a operation of zero-emission light blurb vehicles singular in a universe (Twizy Cargo, company-car chronicle of ZOE, Kangoo Z.E. and Master Z.E.).

In 2017, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi sole 91,000 EVs, adult some-more than 11 percent from 2016.

Alliance 2022 vital plan
As partial of Alliance 2022 vital plan, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi is forecasting that annual synergies will surpass €10 billion by a finish of 2022. In addition, 12 new zero-emission electric vehicles and 40 vehicles with unconstrained expostulate record will be launched.

The introduction of new models and new technologies should lift a sum annual sales of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi to some-more than 14 million units, generating revenues approaching during $240 billion by a finish of 2022.

Top 10 Alliance Markets


Top 10 Groupe Renault Markets

*2017 full year (sales) excl Twizy


Top 10 Nissan Markets

*Including Venucia brand

** Including Kazakhstan


Top 10 Mitsubishi Motors Markets


Groupe Renault, Nissan Motor Company and Mitsubishi Motors paint a world’s largest automotive alliance. It is a longest-lasting and many prolific cross-cultural partnership in a automobile industry. Together, a partners sole some-more than 10.6 million vehicles in scarcely 200 countries in 2017. The member companies are focused on partnership and maximizing synergies to boost competitiveness. They have vital collaborations with other automotive groups, including Germany’s Daimler and China’s Dongfeng. This vital fondness is a attention personality in zero-emission vehicles and is building a latest modernized technologies, with skeleton to offer unconstrained drive, connectivity facilities and services on a far-reaching operation of affordable vehicles.


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