Nissan expect Frontier Navara to pickup sales

Small Navara

Siam Nissan Automobile believe that 2007 will be their year! According to reports, Nissan are projecting sales in Thailand to increase by anything between 42% (Bangkok Post) and 80% (ANTARA News, Japan) this year.

Nissan are banking on a healthy sales boost to result from the launch of the all new Frontier Navara pickup truck which, according to the Nissan website, will be released in 5 days.

Given that the Navara will be the biggest and most powerful truck on the Thai market, it would seem reasonable for Nissan to expect big things.

Nissan Site

Tokyo (ANTARA News/Asia Pulse) - Nissan Motor Co. (TSE:7201) said that in 2007 it will seek to increase passenger car sales in China by 50 per cent to 300,000 units and vehicle sales - mainly pickup trucks - in Thailand by 80 per cent to 55,000.

In China, Japan's second-largest automaker will seek to build a lineup centering on small vehicles and will increase dealerships from 300 to 400, rolling out a new model priced at around 100,000 yuan (US$12,861) in the first half.

In Thailand, Nissan will rebuild its struggling business by focusing on pickup trucks, debuting the Frontier Navara there later this month.