Nissan Motor India Private Limited is the Indian subsidiary of the Japanese Nissan Motor Company. The company started the car business in India in 2005, with the launch of the Nissan X-Trail (T30), which was imported fully-built. Nissan Motors' manufacturing plant in Chennai, India can manufacture 200,000 cars a year and it also has an additional 200,000 vehicles a year capacity exclusively for French car maker Renault SA's Indian arm Mahindra Renault Limited.
The plant with an investment of Rs 4,500 Crore is believed to be producing the Nissan Micra for India and the European market. Besides, it will also make several other models for the Indian automobile market. The company has 10 dealerships across India which will be increased to 55 over a period of two years. In 2007, 533 Nissan Motors cars in India had been sold and the car maker plans to increase the figures. Let's have a look at the Nissan Motors cars in India as of today.
Nissan's mission is to offer its customers in India with unique and innovative automotive products and services that convey advanced quantifiable principles to allotted. It has the vision of enriching lives of people in India. The 370Z is a Nissan Motors' car in India that comes with spectacular performance, advanced technology and chic flowing design. It is available as the Touring Coupe MT and Touring Coupe AT in India. The car's VQ37VHR 3.7 L DOHC V6 engine can stir up 332 bhp. The Nissan 370Z comes with features like push button start, power windows with one-touch auto up / down, rear window defroster with timer and an AM / FM / CD / AUX 8-speaker BOSE audio system with illuminated steering wheel-mounted controls.
Teana, the luxury car from Nissan Motors offers great comfort and packs plenty of exclusive features for its customers in India. This car is Nissan's second offering to the Indian auto market. The luxury sedan can be availed in two petrol variants, the XL and XV. The Nissan Teana gets its power from a 2.5L V6 engine that gives out 185 bhp at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 228 Nm at 4400 rpm. Noteworthy comfort and ease features like ottoman-style leg-rest on the front seats, a drive computer, cushy leather upholstery, the intelligent key system, and a premium 6-speaker 6-disc CD changer audio system are sure making the Indian car buyer happy.
The X-Trail is one of Nissan's most powerful cars. It derives power from a M9R Nissan engine. As everybody already knows, this engine is extensively considered to be the planet's benchmark V6 engine for its amazing mishmash of efficiency, dependability and great power output. India has been proving itself as a marketplace for new opportunities, and for Nissan Motors too. Nissan Motors spreads its network on the India's roads with the unveiling of the Nissan X-Trail. With its imposing sophisticated features, the car competes with the likes of Ford Endeavor, Honda CR-V, Toyota Fortuner and Mitsubishi Pajero. Recently, Nissan Motors has brought in the X-Trail with a facelift. The X-Trail comes in three variants – LT, SLX and SLX AT.