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Mitsubishi Debuts Swiss-Inspired Engelberg Tourer PHEV

Mitsubishi Debuts Swiss-Inspired Engelberg Tourer PHEV

Mitsubishi is looking to shake things up in Geneva with the debut of its Engelberg Tourer plug-in hybrid sport-utility vehicle designed to encourage family and friends to get out an enjoy life, including potentially at the Swiss ski resort it’s named after. The...
Ghosn’s Lawyer Blasts Japanese Prosecutors, Nissan

Ghosn’s Lawyer Blasts Japanese Prosecutors, Nissan

Ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn’s new lawyer hasn’t wasted any time going on the offensive, calling out not only the automaker that has accused the former exec of financial misdeeds, but also the prosecutors who have refused to release Ghosn on bail after three...
Ghosn Reimbursing Renault €50,000 for Wedding Expenses

Ghosn Reimbursing Renault €50,000 for Wedding Expenses

Former Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn is reimbursing Renault €50,000 for a bill the automaker incurred for the use of a chateau at the Palace of Versailles for Ghosn’s lavish wedding in 2016. Ghosn, who is being detained in Japan and being...
VW Grabs Global Sales Crown – Barely

VW Grabs Global Sales Crown – Barely

For the fifth year in a row, Volkswagen Group can again claim king-of-the-hill status as the world’s top-selling automaker. But there’s an asterisk on the sales charts. For the second year running, the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance narrowly nudged by its German...
Nissan Troubles Escalate As SEC Launches Pay Probe

Nissan Troubles Escalate As SEC Launches Pay Probe

Nissan says it is facing a probe by the SEC looking into the accuracy of its executive pay disclosures, a probe stemming from the arrest of former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn last November in Japan. The former executive has been held since Nov. 19, in the...
Nissan CEO Saikawa to Resign to Improve Alliance

Nissan CEO Saikawa to Resign to Improve Alliance

Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa plans to step down from his post now that Carlos Ghosn has resigned as chairman and CEO of Renault. The move is designed to make the transition into the next phase of the partnership between Nissan and Renault easier. Ghosn, who has been in...
Renault Replaces Ghosn as He Languishes in Tokyo Jail

Renault Replaces Ghosn as He Languishes in Tokyo Jail

Renault has moved ahead and named both a new chairman and a new CEO, replacing Carlos Ghosn who continues to be held in a Tokyo jail on financial corruption charges. Jean-Dominique Senard will serve as the French automaker’s new chairman, while Thierry Bollore, a...
Ghosn Denied Bail, Now in 3rd Month of Detention

Ghosn Denied Bail, Now in 3rd Month of Detention

More than two months after he was whisked off a corporate jet and taken to a detention center in Tokyo, former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn will remain in custody as he faces multiple charges of corruption, a Japanese court has ruled. The 64-year-old executive offered...