- Production miracle serves as central kick-off of Nissan Canton Assembly Plant’s 15th year of prolongation in Mississippi
- Addition of second change creates or retains 250 hourly jobs; plant has combined some-more than 1,500 prolongation jobs given 2013
- Nissan to present 4 millionth car – a 2018 NV Cargo Van – to internal nonprofit organization
CANTON, Miss. – Nissan North America now celebrates prolongation of 4 million vehicles during a Canton public plant, and announces a further of a second change that will emanate or keep 250 hourly jobs to support augmenting direct for NV Commercial Vans. Today’s proclamation came as a plant approaches a 15th anniversary of bringing car prolongation to Mississippi.
To commemorate a celebration, Nissan presented a car – a 2018 NV Cargo – to Our Daily Bread Ministries, a internal nonprofit classification with a goal to move recognition to healthy eating and assist in craving service in a community.
“Adding a second change for NV Van prolongation underscores a employees’ tough work and loyalty to building universe class, peculiarity vehicles for a customers,” pronounced Steve Marsh, clamp president, Manufacturing, Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant. “Supporting village organizations like Our Daily Bread Ministries is intensely critical to Nissan and a investment in Central Mississippi, and we are gay to embody this concession in a jubilee of a 4 millionth vehicle.”
Nissan has grown a Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant from a informal prolongation trickery to a tellurian one, investing $3.4 billion in a trickery given a opening in 2003. Nissan employs 6,400 during a Canton plant, with some-more than 1,500 jobs combined given 2013. With an annual ability of 450,000 vehicles, a plant now builds a Nissan Altima, Murano, TITAN and TITAN XD, Frontier, NV Cargo Van and NV Passenger Van.
“The City of Canton congratulates Nissan on this superb achievement,” pronounced Dr. William Truly, mayor of a City of Canton. “Milestones like these are not simply achieved, and we extol a overworked group and women of this trickery who build good vehicles for a adults of Canton and business around a world.”
NV Commercial Vans
For 2018, both a NV Cargo and NV Passenger are accessible with a 375-horsepower 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 gasoline engine with a heavy-duty 7-speed involuntary transmission. Both models are also offering with a fuel-efficient 261-horsepower 4.0-liter V6 with 5-speed involuntary transmission.
Enhancements for 2018 embody customary RearView Monitor, along with customary 5.0-inch tone arrangement audio, Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, Streaming Audio around Bluetooth®, Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant and USB tie pier for iPod interface and other concordant devices, for all models and grades.
All 2018 NV Cargo and NV Passenger models come with America’s Best Commercial Van Warranty1 – featuring bumper-to-bumper coverage of 5 years/100,000 miles, whichever comes first.
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About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during www.nissanusa.com and www.infinitiusa.com, or revisit a U.S. media sites nissannews.com and infinitinews.com.
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