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Nissan Qashqai — one of the most popular crossovers in Europe within the next two years should give way in the European car market to the 2nd generation of Qashqai.

Nissan Qashqai — the most popular Japanese crossover in Great Britain!

According to the chairman of board of directors of Renault-Nissan — Mr. Carlos Ghosn, — Japanese concern intend to carry out development of crossover Qashqai of the 2nd generation completely in Great Britain where will be organized assembly of a new city crossover. Experts of Nissan Design Europe located in Paddington take part in creation of design of model, a hardware and motor details for the car develop in Nissan Technical Centre Europe in Cranfield. For release of a new Qashqai, Nissan company plans to allocate the sum more than €215 million.

SunderlandNissan Qashqai of the 1st generation debuted in the world car market in 2006. As before, Nissan Qashqai is made in Great Britain, at factory in Sunderland. And less than for 3 years Qashqai is sold to worldwide in circulation over 500,000 copies. Restyling only strengthens excellent positions of a crossover in the automobile market. Whether have time to make one million copies?..

For this purpose at Nissan factory in Sunderland (Great Britain), has been entered the 3rd shift jobs. Thanks to it 800 new workplaces have been created. It has been made in reply to proceeding active growth of demand for a popular crossover. Besides social guarantees and the high salary, all workers are insured from accident, and also have the year certificate of modified car insurance if buy a new Nissan Qashqai.

Besides it, Nissan Motor intends to update the crossover Qashqai to Qashqai+2. In connection with a growing demand for this car the company made decision to make one more off-road car. The new 7-seater Qashqai receives the extended base, and also the expanded set of options in comparison with the 5-seater version.


More detailed information on new extended Nissan Qashqai isn't present, but, under forecasts of official news-maker of Nissan, novelty occurrence is expect in the end of this year. Traditionally, the performance car insurance will be given free of charge to the first 100 buyers of new Nissan Qashqai+2.

The additional 3rd shift jobs also allows factory to satisfy demand for the new 7-seater version of a crossover ‘Qashqai+2’ which will be officially presented on a auto show in London next month.