Tag: Carlos Ghosn

Automotive Politics: Saikawa Stays as Nissan’s CEO, Renault’s Next Move

<img data-attachment-id="1674038" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg" data-orig-size="925,627" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="nissan logo dirty" data-image-description=" By Anton Watman/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1674038″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”413″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-75×51.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-768×521.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-120×81.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg 925w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Nissan’s Hiroto Saikawa appears to be staying on as CEO, despite claiming late last year […]

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Versailles Party Video Makes Ghosn Look Like a 17th Century Monarch

<img data-attachment-id="1557833" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1987" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"Wieck","camera":"NIKON D7000","caption":"Insights into the CEO's life, from childhood to running one of the world\u0092s largest automotive groups","created_timestamp":"1364039881","copyright":"Copyright 2017","focal_length":"180","iso":"800","shutter_speed":"0.008","title":"What Drives Carlos Ghosn: Chapter 1","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Carlos Ghosn" data-image-description=" Image: Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-450×298.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-610×404.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1557833″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-610×404.jpg” alt=”Carlos Ghosn” width=”610″ height=”404″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-610×404.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-450×298.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-768×509.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-120×79.jpg 120w” […]

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Nissan’s Bad Year Greenlit for a Sequel

<img data-attachment-id="1674038" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg" data-orig-size="925,627" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="nissan logo dirty" data-image-description=" By Anton Watman/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1674038″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”413″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-75×51.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-768×521.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-120×81.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg 925w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Nissan is bracing for a bad year. On Tuesday, the automaker held a press conference […]

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Carlos Ghosn Re-released From Japanese Jail

<img data-attachment-id="1671628" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="carlos ghosn cool guy driver" data-image-description=" Plamen Galabov/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1671628″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_757306834.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The embattled ex-patriarch of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance has posted an additional $4.5 million in […]

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Nissan-Renault Relationship Has Not Improved, Despite Assurances to the Contrary

<img data-attachment-id="1665312" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287.jpeg" data-orig-size="710,454" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="renault-nissan-mitsubishi buddies" data-image-description=" nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287-450×288.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287-610×390.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1665312″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287-610×390.jpeg” alt width=”610″ height=”390″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287-610×390.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287-75×48.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287-450×288.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287-120×77.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-e1555958488287.jpeg 710w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> If Nissan and Renault were a living, breathing couple, they’d be the duo all of your other friends whisper about. […]

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Nissan Supports Notre Dame Restoration, Ditto for Relationship With Renault

<img data-attachment-id="1670912" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Notre Dame" data-image-description=" maziarz/shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1670912″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_387176845.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Nissan Motor Co. has pledged a donation of 100,000 euros ($112,000) for the restoration of the fire-kissed Notre […]

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Carlos Ghosn Releases Video Message From Prison

<img data-attachment-id="1669106" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310.png" data-orig-size="1120,662" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="ghosn from jail" data-image-description=" ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-450×266.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-610×361.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1669106″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-610×361.png” alt width=”610″ height=”361″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-610×361.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-75×44.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-450×266.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-768×454.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310-120×71.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ghosn-from-jail-e1554834102310.png 1120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Out on bail and awaiting trial, former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn was arrested in Japan last week for the […]

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Shareholders Boot Carlos Ghosn From Nissan Board

<img data-attachment-id="1649836" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,799" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4.5","credit":"Nissan","camera":"NIKON D4","caption":"Chairman of the Board, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.","created_timestamp":"1421050362","copyright":"Copyright 2015","focal_length":"35","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.004","title":"Carlos Ghosn","orientation":"65537"}" data-image-title="Carlos Ghosn – Titan intro" data-image-description=" Image: Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1649836 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-610×406.jpg” alt=”Carlos Ghosn – Titan intro – Image: Nissan” width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-768×511.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Titan-introduction.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: […]

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Ghosn Back in Jail, Tokyo Court Approves 10-day Detention

<img data-attachment-id="852049" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Carlos_Ghosn_at_Datsun_Go_Launch_New_Delhi_India_July_15_2013_Picture_by_Bertel_Schmitt-e1554483571782.jpg" data-orig-size="2192,1461" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"11","credit":"Bertel Schmitt","camera":"Canon EOS 60D","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1373904649","copyright":"(c) 2013 Bertel Schmitt","focal_length":"60","iso":"6400","shutter_speed":"0.002","title":"Datsun Launch 7\/15\/2013 Delhi, India"}" data-image-title="Datsun Launch 7/15/2013 Delhi, India" data-image-description=" Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Carlos_Ghosn_at_Datsun_Go_Launch_New_Delhi_India_July_15_2013_Picture_by_Bertel_Schmitt-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Carlos_Ghosn_at_Datsun_Go_Launch_New_Delhi_India_July_15_2013_Picture_by_Bertel_Schmitt-550×366.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-852049″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Carlos_Ghosn_at_Datsun_Go_Launch_New_Delhi_India_July_15_2013_Picture_by_Bertel_Schmitt-550×366.jpg” alt width=”550″ height=”366″> Carlos Ghosn is back in jail and a Tokyo court just approved a request by prosecutors to detain him for 10 days […]

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It Looks Like We’ll Have to Wait for Carlos Ghosn’s Big Tell-all

<img data-attachment-id="1557833" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1987" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"Wieck","camera":"NIKON D7000","caption":"Insights into the CEO's life, from childhood to running one of the world\u0092s largest automotive groups","created_timestamp":"1364039881","copyright":"Copyright 2017","focal_length":"180","iso":"800","shutter_speed":"0.008","title":"What Drives Carlos Ghosn: Chapter 1","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Carlos Ghosn" data-image-description=" Image: Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-450×298.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-610×404.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1557833 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-610×404.jpg” alt=”Carlos Ghosn” width=”610″ height=”404″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-610×404.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-450×298.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-768×509.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/130323_CEO_LEAF_Osaka_9789-120×79.jpg 120w” […]

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Ghosn Weirdness Intensifies

<img data-attachment-id="1649830" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,802" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"Chairman of the Board, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"Copyright 2013","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Carlos Ghosn","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Carlos Ghosn Rogue Introduction" data-image-description=" Image: Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-450×301.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-610×408.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1649830″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-610×408.jpg” alt=”Carlos Ghosn Rogue Introduction – Image: Nissan” width=”610″ height=”408″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-610×408.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-450×301.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-768×513.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Carlos-Ghosn-Rogue-introduction.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> […]

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Nissan’s Saikawa Reportedly Approved Ghosn’s Retirement Deal; Coup Claims Emerge

<img data-attachment-id="1664882" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617.jpg" data-orig-size="2222,1843" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Nissan","camera":"","caption":"President, CEO and Representative Director, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"\u00a9 2017 Nissan","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Hiroto Saikawa","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Hiroto Saikawa" data-image-description=" Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-422×350.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-610×506.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1664882″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-610×506.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”506″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-610×506.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-75×62.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-422×350.jpg 422w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-768×637.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Hiroto_Saikawa-e1552067752617-120×100.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The arrest of Carlos Ghosn, former head of the […]

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Renault Reportedly Interested in FCA; Nissan Merger Still in the Works

<img data-attachment-id="1665312" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies.jpeg" data-orig-size="760,462" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="renault-nissan-mitsubishi buddies" data-image-description=" nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-450×274.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-610×371.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1665312″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-610×371.jpeg” alt width=”610″ height=”371″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-610×371.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-75×46.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-450×274.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-120×73.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies.jpeg 760w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Renault reportedly wants to restart merger talks with Nissan next year and is even considering a follow-up marriage with another […]

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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance Seeks ‘New Start’

<img data-attachment-id="1665312" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies.jpeg" data-orig-size="760,462" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="renault-nissan-mitsubishi buddies" data-image-description=" nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-450×274.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-610×371.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1665312″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-610×371.jpeg” alt width=”610″ height=”371″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-610×371.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-75×46.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-450×274.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies-120×73.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/renault-nissan-mitsubishi-buddies.jpeg 760w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> A meeting rumored to be targeted at developing a new board to oversee the Renault-Mitsubishi-Nissan Alliance took place earlier this […]

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Ghosn Tries to Speak With Alliance Board Over Big Changes, Blocked by Court

Rather than focus entirely on his upcoming court case, Carlos Ghosn, the former chairman of the Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi Alliance, attempted to gain access to a meeting at Nissan Motor Co. to explain himself to the board. Unfortunately for the fallen industry titan, the Tokyo District Court said such a meeting would violate the terms of his bail by […]

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With Ghosn Gone, Nissan CEO Allegedly Changes Mind About Retirement

Nissan’s Chief Executive Officer, Hiroto Saikawa, apparently intends to stick around a little longer than previously expected. According to unnamed Nissan staffers who spoke to Bloomberg, the CEO told executives he plans to stay at least three more years to help the automaker recover from the aftermath of the scandal involving Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance head Carlos Ghosn — despite recently […]

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Ghosn Leaves Japanese Jail in Disguise, Out on $8.9 Million Bail

Former Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn has left a Tokyo prison after posting bail to the tune of $8.9 million. His 108-day detention ended with the industry titan being escorted out out the building while wearing a disguise that entailed a cap, surgical mask, glasses, and workman’s clothes. Ghosn left the Tokyo Detention House around 4:30 […]

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Carlos Ghosn Gets His Wish, Could Be Sprung From Jail This Week

In the auto realm, the term “bailout” doesn’t normally refer to the actual granting of bail, but Renault and alliance partner Nissan wasn’t in need of outside assistance — their former boss was. After multiple attempts to secure release from a Tokyo detention center met with failure, Carlos Ghosn, arrested on suspicion of financial misconduct on […]

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Ghosn to Pay Back Costs From Ritzy Versailles Wedding

While former Renault CEO (and ex-Nissan chairman) Carlos Ghosn is no longer living the high life, this wasn’t always the case. After performing an audit in the wake of Ghosn’s Nov. 19 arrest, Renault stumbled upon an improper use of a very exclusive venue, paid for with company sponsorship funds. The event was Ghosn’s 2016 […]

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Mitsubishi Sides With Nissan in Merger Backlash, Ghosn Claims He Was Set Up

Depending who you ask, the November arrest of disgraced auto executive Carlos Ghosn was either swift justice or a coup d’etat — with some help from the Japanese government. Re-arrested in December and held ever since without bail, Ghosn faces breach of trust charges alleging the exec covered losses incurred through foreign exchanges with Nissan’s funds […]

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