“We cooperate with the Alliance Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi all the time…,” said Natalie Rowe, chief marketing Manager for Nissan North America. “It’s one thing to work within the Alliance over one-off projects. Creating sports cars Nissan this ideology is not exactly true!”.
It seems that many automakers, especially Japanese, need in partnership with other automotive companies to create a car with high performance.
Such brands include Toyota and Subaru, which created twins 86 and BRZ, respectively, the Japanese company Mazda and the Italian-American concern the FCA has created a MiataFiat Mazda Roadster 124 Spider. More recently, another Japanese automaker – Toyota has teamed up with the Bavarian BMW to create an entirely new generation of sports coupe Supra. In the end we got a lot of negative comments from connoisseurs of the Japanese automaker’s sports coupé Supra, in particular.
Past, present and future Nissan was fully demonstrated at the motor show in new York in 2019. Along with the debut of the anniversary Nissan 370Z and Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition, was presented to these retro-models – Calsonic GT-R of the early 1990s, Skyline 2000GT-R Racing Concept the early 1970s.
As for the future electrification of the model range of the Nissan, Ms. Rowe acknowledges that hybrid and fully electric engines are the future. “I think that we will soon be able to withdraw completely from the internal combustion engine”.