** Ward's segmentation: Light Vehicle Small Van. '13 Nissan NV200 v. '12 and '13 competitors. EPA fuel economy estimate 24 MPG City. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.SOURCE Nissan North America
The highly regarded CEO of both Renault and Nissan will take up the new role in December.
Nissan also looks to finalise its purchase of a 34% stake in rival Mitsubishi motors.
The Japanese automaker is adding turbo to CR-V's new 1.5-liter engine, and an old-school volume control knob returns to the dashboard.
GM improves its small-car offering, though it still lags far behind names like Civic and Corolla.