By Norihiko Shirouzu

Nissan revolution: could new petrol engine make diesel obsolete?

By Norihiko Shirouzu ATSUGI, Japan (Reuters) - Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co <7201.T> has come up with a new type of gasoline engine it says may make some of today's advanced diesel engines obsolete. The new engine uses variable...

Monday, August 15, 2016, 5:52 AM

Nissan revolution: could new petrol engine make diesel obsolete?

By Norihiko Shirouzu ATSUGI, Japan (Reuters) - Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co <7201.T> has come up with a new type of gasoline engine it says may make some of today's advanced diesel engines obsolete. The new engine uses variable...

Monday, August 15, 2016, 5:52 AM

Nissan revolution: could new petrol engine make diesel obsolete?

By Norihiko Shirouzu ATSUGI, Japan (Reuters) - Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co has come up with a new type of gasoline engine it says may make some of today's advanced diesel engines obsolete. The new engine uses variable compression technology,...

Monday, August 15, 2016, 1:52 AM

Nissan revolution: could new petrol engine make diesel obsolete?

By Norihiko Shirouzu ATSUGI, Japan (Reuters) - Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co has come up with a new type of gasoline engine it says may make some of today's advanced diesel engines obsolete. The new engine uses variable compression technology,...

Monday, August 15, 2016, 1:52 AM

Taking on Tesla: China's WM Motor sees mass market electric cars

By Norihiko Shirouzu SHANGHAI (Reuters) - It remains more promise than product, but the electric vehicle (EV) sector is drawing more talent from mainstream automakers which are reluctant to go full tilt at the new technology. Making...

Friday, August 12, 2016, 5:26 AM

Taking on Tesla: China's WM Motor sees mass market electric cars

By Norihiko Shirouzu SHANGHAI (Reuters) - It remains more promise than product, but the electric vehicle (EV) sector is drawing more talent from mainstream automakers which are reluctant to go full tilt at the new technology. Making...

Friday, August 12, 2016, 5:26 AM

GM 'bullish' on China, sees market reaching 30 million cars by 2020: executive

By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) - General Motors Co <GM.N> is "quite bullish" about the recovering auto market in China and is responding to a shift in growth toward utilitarian models in smaller cities, a segment often ignored by foreign...

Monday, August 1, 2016, 12:45 PM

With Baojun, GM China has head-start in growing no-frills car market

By Norihiko Shirouzu LIUZHOU, China (Reuters) - General Motors has enjoyed first-mover advantage in China's cheap, no-frills car market as foreign rivals focused on selling higher-end cars in the country's wealthier mega-cities...

Monday, July 18, 2016, 9:38 PM

With Baojun, GM China has head-start in growing no-frills car market

By Norihiko Shirouzu LIUZHOU, China (Reuters) - General Motors <GM.N> has enjoyed first-mover advantage in China's cheap, no-frills car market as foreign rivals focused on selling higher-end cars in the country's...

Monday, July 18, 2016, 7:07 PM

Asian car makers may slow investments in UK after Brexit

By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) - Executives at Asian automakers with factories in Britain, largely set up to export to the European Union, say they could slow investments in Britain or even put them on ice for now, after the country voted to leave the 28...

Friday, June 24, 2016, 11:32 AM

Exclusive: Mitsubishi Motors to hire auditor to oversee errant tech unit - sources

By Norihiko Shirouzu TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors <7211.T> plans to bring in an outside auditor to monitor its technology division, blamed for at least three high-profile cheating scandals, two people familiar with the thinking of...

Friday, June 10, 2016, 4:06 PM