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# Nissan
France issues international arrest warrant for former car tycoon Carlos Ghosn
Ghosn staged an audacious getaway out of Japan on a private jet in 2019.
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# carlos ghosn
French investigators to question former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn in Lebanon
The 66-year-old is facing a series of charges in Japan and France.
# Protest
Nissan workers burn tyres at gate of Barcelona factory after closure announced
There will be 3,000 job losses with 20,000 families expected to be affected in Spain’s Catalonia region.
Former Nissan boss makes first public appearance since fleeing Japan
He claims Japanese prosecutors said they would go after his family if he did not confess.
# on the run
Carlos Ghosn escape: Lebanon receives Interpol wanted notice for Nissan ex-chairman who fled Japan
Carlos Ghosn, formerly a giant of the motor industry, faced charges of financial misconduct.
# carlos ghosn
Authorities left dumbfounded after ex-Nissan boss flees Japan to Lebanon while awaiting trial
Carlos Ghosn, formerly a giant of the motor industry, faced charges of financial misconduct.
# Bail
Japan court grants ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn bail at €4 million
Prosecutors quickly appealed the court’s decision, delaying his immediate release.
# Nissan
Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn granted bail at €7.8 million in Japan
Ghosn was arrested on 19 November over suspicions of financial misconduct.
# Brexit
Nissan confirms new car model will not be built in Sunderland factory
The car giant announced in 2016 that it planned to build the model at its plant in Sunderland.
# carlos ghosn
Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn tell court he was 'wrongly accused and unfairly detained'
Ghosn was arrested in November on suspicion of under-declaring his income by some €38 million between 2010 and 2015.
# carlos ghosn
Former Nissan chairman charged with financial misconduct
Ghosn has been charged with under-declaring his income by some €38 million.
# carlos ghosn
Renault stands by 'incapacitated' chief executive Ghosn, but names deputy as fill in
Carlos Ghosn was arrested yesterday on charges of under-reporting his pay at Nissan.
# Nissan
Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn arrested over allegations of financial misconduct
Nissan’s board will meet on Thursday to decide his fate at the company.
# Ads
Watchdog rules against Nissan ad that showed sister standing up to brother's bully
It did not, however, find the ad was gender stereotyping or that the images were inappropriate.
# Micra Machines
Nissan says reports it is eyeing up Cork site are "just not true"
Local councillor Kenneth O’Flynn said that landing the plant would be “an amazing boost” for the city and county.
# motoring news
Nissan BladeGlider high-performance electric vehicle debuts in Rio
The company’s futuristic concept car is finally here.
# motoring news
Volkswagen's plug-in hybrid Passat can travel up to 50km on pure electric power
All the car-related news you need to know – including the Mazda MX-5 RF, Volkswagen Passat GTE, Nissan xStorage and more 162 sale events.
# sponsored by Nissan
6 foolproof tips that will help you set and achieve your goals
You’ve got to have a goal to score, after all.
# sponsored by Nissan
Here are the amazing young Irish people who will inspire you today
Can you add any more?
# Goal!
Competition: What's the best ever Champions League goal?
From Zizou to Stevie G, vote your your favourite here.
# total recall
Faulty airbags mean Toyota and Nissan must recall thousands of Irish cars
It’s part of a local recall of over 6.5 million vehicles.
# want a lift
Want a free lift on us in Dublin this Thursday?
Find out how to get your little pick-me-up.
# luxury restored
Nissan's ad for a restored 1996 Maxima is thoroughly brilliant
From rare beauty comes refined opulence.
# Cork
Sick of parking costs, the price of fuel and paying at toll gates? - Get an electric car
(But only if you live in Cork, where a new initiative is being rolled out)
# self cleaning
Nissan begins testing dirt-repellent car that will make car washes obsolete
By applying super-hydrophobic and oleophobic paint, which repels both water and oil, the car can repel water, mud and dirt from the car.
# fancy a ride
Nissan know exactly how to advertise to Irish people
They’re speaking our language.
# One careful owner
Nissan buys back 17-year-old used car after seeing clever YouTube ad
Filmmaker Luke Aker was trying to sell his 1996 Nissan online.
# land-yacht
Guy sells his ancient banger by making a luxury car commercial about it
Inspired and majestic.
# Car Sales
Further fall in car sales as industry pins hopes on '132' numberplate
The number of new cars sold in May was down 22.5 per cent on the same month last year, SIMI figures show.
# Nissan
Nissan Ireland warns of 'loose steering wheel' glitch in some 14,000 Micras
The company advised over 800,000 customers worldwide to bring their car to a dealer for a free check.
# Vroom vroom
BMW recalls over 1,500 cars in Ireland over air bag fault
The move is part of a global recall of 220,000 vehicles over airbags manufactured 10 years ago.
# Recall
Toyota recall: Car maker joins Honda, Nissan, Mazda in Irish car recall
Toyota has recalled 22,000 cars in addition to Nissan, Honda and Mazda which have recalled over 15,000 cars between them.
# Vroom vroom
Toyota, Honda, Nissan and Mazda recall 3.4 million cars worldwide
The four giant Japanese carmakers cited the same malfunction in the passenger-side airbags, leading to the massive recall.
# Car Sales
Car sales down 14 per cent in first quarter
A total of 11,682 private cars were sold for the first time in March – down from 13,051 the same time last year.
# Motoring
Motoring industry reports 11.5pc drop in new cars sold in 2012
The Society of the Irish Motoring Industry says 79,498 cars were sold in 2012 – down from almost 90,000 the year before.
# Branding
GALLERY: 20 company logos from before they were famous
Some of the brands we think are slick now? Well, they used to be… a lot less slick.
# Your Say
Poll: Would you consider buying an electric car?
Fuel costs are rising – making motoring more expensive than ever before. So would you make your next car an electric one?
# Top Gear
Top Gear 'deliberately flattened electric car battery' before test
Nissan use an electronic tracker to reveal how BBC producers flattened a car battery so that it would run out of charge.
New York City gets a suburban makeover - with Nissan taxis
Iconic yellow taxi fleet will be replenished with fuel-efficient models from Japanese giant.
# Nissan
Nissan recalling 2.1m cars worldwide
Car ignition problem behind car company’s recall.