As Brexit Looms, Nissan Stops U.K. Production of Two Infinity Models

Nissan will be shutting down production of two luxury Infiniti models at the U.K.’s biggest auto manufacturing plant within months, it announced Wednesday. About 200 tradespeople will be affected at the factory in the northern city of Sunderland, The Times reports, where 12,000 Infinitis were built last year. Nissan employs 7,000 people in the U.K., […]

Nissan and Renault Dismantle the All-Powerful Chairmanship that Gave Carlos Ghosn So Much Sway

At an alliance meeting Tuesday, Nissan, Renault and junior partner Mitsubishi decided that redistributing decision-making power was the best way to move on without embattled ex-chair Carlos Ghosn. With Ghosn facing up to 10 years in prison on charges relating to financial misconduct, the companies felt they needed to be on more equal footing to […]