Monday, March 14, 2011

Nissan loses at least 2,300 vehicles in earthquake, tsunami

MOTORWAY AMERICA: At least 2,300 Nissan and Infiniti brand vehicles awaiting shipment to U.S. and Japan showrooms were damaged in the earthquake and resulting tsunami, Automotive News reported today.

The cars — including nearly 1,300 Infiniti M, EX and FX models bound for North America — were parked at two coastal loading points when the giant waves swept through.