December 31, 2013
Best of 2013 – The Dashboard on the Road
The Nissan Global Media Center produced a number of The Dashboard On the Road episodes in 2013, as the team went on location to bring you the stories with a focus on the cars, people, technologies, motorsports and relationships that are changing the industry.
Here are some memorable locations. Enjoy!
Coco Masters presents from the Nissan 360 event in California. The episode highlighted endurance racer Keiko Ihara, taking on the 2013 Nissan Titan on the Adventure Course, and a new virtual assistant for journalists that goes by the name NED.
Nissan Yokohama Plant
Dan Sloan takes us to the historic Nissan Yokohama production plant built in 1934, which has manufactured more than 35 million engines in its nearly eight decades. Meet four master craftsmen, the takumi, who hand build the GT-R engines.
Camille Lim explores the newest auto market in the Southeast Asian region, Myanmar. This episode looks at the rapid transformation of its auto industry and detail Nissan’s plans to build the largest automotive factory in the country.
And finally, a milestone for Infiniti as the new Q50 luxury sports sedan rolls offline in Tochigi, at Nissan’s largest assembly plant in Japan.