Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Nishi-ku, Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture, President: Makoto Uchida) announced “Note” and “Note Aura” at 2021-2022 “Car of the Year Japan” announced on the 10th. (* 1) announced that it was awarded the “Japan Car of the Year”. This is Nissan’s fifth award.
Nissan’s Chief Operating Officer Ashwani Gupta said, “It is equipped with the powertrain” e-POWER “that will play an important role in the electrification that Nissan will promote in the future.・ I am very honored to receive the year award. With this award as an encouragement, we will continue to deliver innovations that turn everyday driving into exciting times for our customers. ”
The ” Note “, which was fully remodeled in December last year, has smooth and powerful “acceleration” by adopting the 2nd generation “e-POWER” and a newly developed platform, smooth “deceleration control”, excellent “quietness”, etc. Is highly evaluated by many customers. In addition, advanced exteriors and interiors that appeal to the era of electrification are also gaining popularity.
In addition, the new model ” Note Aura, ” which was newly launched as a premium compact in August of this year, has an interior that is particular about “high quality” in every detail, a maximum output of 100kw, and a maximum torque of 300Nm, in addition to smooth and powerful driving. The combination of quietness beyond the class and the “BOSE (* 2) Personal Plus Sound System”, which was first adopted in Japan, has been very well received and is being purchased by a wide range of customers.