, ROLLE, Switzerland
NISSAN ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN SALES FOR NOVEMBER 2011
– Calendar Year-to-date sales some-more than 132,000 units adult on 2010 –
Nissan’s record-setting year in Europe is stability with Nov 2011 sales 16% adult on 2010.
Last month in Europe Nissan achieved 59,681 section sales. This is some-more than 8,000 adult on Nov 2010 and takes calendar year-to-date sales above 637,500 units (+26% year-on-year).
Strong sales of a Sunderland-built Qashqai and Juke crossover models, together with sprightly sales of a X-TRAIL SUV, resulted in an altogether monthly European marketplace share of 4%, that is 0.5% adult on Nov 2010.
The Micra supermini also done an critical grant with scarcely 5,500 monthly sales. The ever-popular Micra became even some-more appealing in Sep with a serve to a operation of a 3-cylinder, supercharged 1.2 petrol engine. The Micra DIG-S delivers only 95g CO2 / km creation it one of a cleanest and careful petrol engines in a world.
The tip behaving markets for Nov enclosed Russia where Nissan achieved a 60% upswing in sales contra 2010; a UK (+18%) and France (+11%). The Nordic region, including a Baltics, also posted a 20% increase.
Guillaume Cartier, Vice President Sales Operations Europe, said: “Throughout a year we have seen a monthly sales trending significantly above 2010, and this has continued into November.
“Although we commend a good understanding of additional bid will be indispensable to resolutely settle Nissan as a heading Asian code in Europe, 2011 has witnessed a step change in a opening and participation within a segment as we pull towards that goal.”
Nissan in Europe
Nissan has one of a many extensive European presences of any abroad manufacturer, contracting some-more than 12,500 staff opposite locally-based design, investigate development, manufacturing, logistics and sales selling operations. Last year Nissan plants in a UK, Spain and Russia constructed some-more than 528,000 vehicles including mini-MPVs, award-winning crossovers, SUVs and blurb vehicles. Nissan now offers 24 different and innovative products for sale in Europe today, and is positioned to turn a series one Japanese code in Europe.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second largest Japanese automotive association by volume, is headquartered in Yokahama, Japan and is an constituent post of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 248,000 employees globally, Nissan supposing business with some-more than 4 million vehicles in 2010. With a clever joining to building sparkling and innovative products for all, Nissan delivers a extensive operation of fuel-efficient and low-emission vehicles underneath a Nissan and Infiniti brands. A colonize in zero-emission mobility, Nissan done story with a introduction of a Nissan LEAF, a initial affordable, mass-market, pristine electric car and leader of countless general accolades including a prestigious 2011 European Car of a Year award.
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