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Norihiko Shirouzu

Nissan plots digital course for car sales in a post-pandemic world

08 Nov 2020

BEIJING As COVID-19 threw a wrench into the cogs of car retailing, a senior Nissan board member challenged the chief operating officer to explain what the automaker was doing to adapt to a new era where customers may be reluctant to roam showrooms.

From iPhones to e-axles: how one tech firm is pushing into electric vehicles

14 Oct 2020

The miniature motors that make iPhones buzz on silent helped power Japan's Nidec to become a 1.5-trillion-yen ($14 billion) company.

Beijing autoshow: China's back, EVs booming, outlook uncertain

28 Sep 2020

BEIJING China's auto market has rebounded smartly from the COVID-19 crash in recent months, executives said on Saturday, as a rare in-person trade show was dominated by talk of recovery in the world's biggest car market. | Video

Beijing autoshow: China's back, EVs booming, outlook uncertain

28 Sep 2020

BEIJING China's auto market has rebounded smartly from the COVID-19 crash in recent months, executives said on Saturday, as a rare in-person trade show was dominated by talk of recovery in the world's biggest car market. | Video

Nissan to launch slew of new vehicles in China over next five years - CEO

26 Sep 2020

BEIJING Nissan Motor's chief executive said on Saturday he planned to launch a number of new vehicles in the growing Chinese market over the next five years, including electrical cars, that could help the struggling Japanese automaker return to profit.

Electrified by Tesla, Chinese startups are on the charge

25 Sep 2020

BEIJING China's electric vehicle startups are on the charge again, thanks to Tesla.

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