, YOKOHAMA, Japan
Nissan and Dongfeng Motor Co., Ltd. Deliver Nissan LEAF to Guangzhou in China
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Nissan) and Dongfeng Motor Co., Ltd. (DFL), Nissan’s corner try with Dongfeng Motor Group in China, delivered 15 units of a 100% electric Nissan LEAF to a Guangzhou Municipal Government. This was finished formed on a 0 glimmer partnership that was sealed between a Guangzhou Municipal Government, DFL, and Nissan on Nov 22, 2009.
Today, a smoothness rite for a electric vehicles was hold during a Huadu New Arena, located nearby a conduct bureau of Dongfeng Nissan Passenger Vehicle Company (Dongfeng Nissan), a newcomer car business section of DFL.
“We are really unapproachable and gratified to broach 15 Nissan LEAFs to a Guangzhou Municipal Government today. Through a commander program, we will be operative with a city of Guangzhou on a accumulation of corner activities directed during contributing to a investiture of an energy-efficient and environmentally accessible city,” pronounced Fumiaki Matsumoto, boss of Dongfeng Nissan, during a ceremony.
Dongfeng Nissan, on interest of Nissan and DFL, will support this commander module to be implemented especially in a area of Huadu district in Guangzhou city. Another concentration of a module is to devise for a bone-fide rollout of EVs in a Chinese market.
Pilot Program Overview
Through exam expostulate trials of Nissan LEAF, Dongfeng Nissan and a city of Guangzhou will accumulate information on how EVs are used in a Chinese marketplace to establish an optimal charging infrastructure.
The Pilot Program will investigate a characteristics of motorist usage, providing useful information in a growth of destiny EVs many matched to a needs of Chinese consumers.
Nissan supposing a Guangzhou Municipal Government with dual sets of discerning chargers during a timing of a smoothness of a Nissan LEAFs. The supervision has already finished building 15 sets of unchanging chargers via a city. Demonstrations regulating Nissan LEAF will be conducted by regulating these charging facilities.
Nissan, together with a fondness partner Renault, has entered into some-more than 100 partnerships with inhabitant and internal governments and companies worldwide to comprehend a low-carbon society. In further to a Pilot Program in Wuhan that was announced and commenced Nov 17, 2011, Nissan hopes that a growth of this Pilot Program with a city of Guangzhou will be a vital step in formulating a height for a full EV rollout opposite China.
Additionally, DFL has announced skeleton to furnish and sell an EV from VENUCIA, a new internal code in China, by 2015 by Dongfeng Nissan.
Nissan Business in China
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second largest automotive association by volume, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is an constituent post of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Nissan supposing business with some-more than 4 million vehicles globally in 2010. China is a largest singular marketplace for Nissan, representing scarcely a entertain of a company’s sum tellurian sales.
Nissan started full-scale operations in a Chinese marketplace in 2003 when Dongfeng Motor Co., Ltd. was established. Nissan also launched a oppulance brand, Infiniti, in China in 2007. Nissan’s sales volume, including both newcomer and light blurb vehicles, has risen dramatically from 94,000 units in 2003 to some-more than 1 million in 2010. For 2011, Nissan is targeting sales of 1.15 million units in China.
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