nissan north america http://wmot.org en Tenn. Based Nissan North America Posts Record Sales Gains http://wmot.org/post/tenn-based-nissan-north-america-posts-record-sales-gains <p><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>DETROIT (AP/WMOT) — Most major car companies posted impressive sales gains in November, including Middle Tennessee based Nissan North America.</span></p><p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>Superstorm Sandy gave an added push to already strong U.S. auto&nbsp;sales last month. But carmakers warn uncertainty over the "fiscal cliff" could hurt sales in coming months.</span></p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 15:14:58 +0000 ap/wmot 18445 at http://wmot.org Tenn. Based Nissan North America Posts Record Sales Gains Big Mid-State Employer Sees Sales Decline http://wmot.org/post/big-mid-state-employer-sees-sales-decline <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; -- Some disappointing sales numbers were released&nbsp;Wednesday by one of Middle Tennessee’s biggest employers.</p><p>Nissan reported a sales drop in September of 2.4 percent. The company’s North American division, headquartered in Franklin, fared somewhat better with a sales decline of just over one percent.</p><p>There were some bright spots. Sales of the Nissan Rogue and Pathfinder were both up significantly.</p><p>Nissan says September sales of&nbsp;its new LEAF, all-electric vehicle, were the best the car has seen this year.</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 17:20:06 +0000 Mike Osborne 16361 at http://wmot.org Big Mid-State Employer Sees Sales Decline