Nissan has revealed they are set to unveil their New Global Sedan at the China International Automobile Exhibition in December 2010. The Global Sedan is based on the company's versatile 'V' platform. Nissan is quick to point out that the car is not a Micra with a boot, but is a three-boxer based on the same platform as the Micra hatchback.
The Global Sedan will first be launched in China, after which it will be launched in India in the second half of 2011. The car will be manufactured at Nissan's plant in Oragadam, Chennai.
Mr. Kiminobu Tokuyama, Managing Director & CEO, Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd. (NMIPL) said, “Following the success of our first locally made car –the Nissan Micra, we are happy to reveal the first sketch of the second car to be produced in India. We are confident that the “New Global Sedan”, which is also based on the versatile ‘V’ platform, will delight the discerning Indian customers. The model will be launched in India in the second half of 2011.”