The name Nissan came from Japan, when founder Yoshisuke Aikawa came to be president of Nihon Sangyo in 1928. Sangyo debuted the Tokyo Stock Exchange with its ticker name NISSAN in 1933. Nissan generated the Datsun Kind 15, was the first mass-produced Japanese automobile, debuting in 1937. Nissan officially came to the United States as Datsun in 1958, and also showcased its first Datsuns (a 1000 cc automobile) at the 1959 Los Angeles Auto Show. The first Datsun pickup truck was sold in America in 1959.
Some of Nissan’s existing models today include:
- Nissan Altima
A midsize auto that was introduced in 1990. The Altima is Nissan’s best selling automobile, and has actually won several honors. The Altima’s distinctions include the North American Auto of the Year in 2002, a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety in 2017, and was a finalist of the 2019 Green Car of the Year by the Green Car Journal.
- Nissan Versa
A subcompact automobile that is sold at a very affordable price. The Versa is understood for its attractive indoor quality, solid checklist of common features, as well as an excellent safety rating.
- Nissan Leaf
A portable five-door hatchback battery electric vehicle. Among other awards and also acknowledgment, the Leaf has won the 2010 Green Car Vision Award, the 2011 European Vehicle of the Year, the 2011 World Car of the Year, as well as the 2011-2012 Car of the Year Japan.
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