Release the laptop in Sunderland will be shut down in the spring of 2017, the same model will leave the European market, according to Automotive News. The reason – the low demand for cars in this segment. According to the newspaper, if earlier compactveni traveled through Europe sold more than 1 million units, now the sales of this class of models fell somewhere up to 600 000 units.
Also, the portal notes that the results of eight months of this year 24,800 kompaktven were sold in the Old World Note, which is one of the lowest results among all Nissan models.
Meanwhile, there is also an unofficial reason for leaving the model of Europe – in March as there will start selling hatchback Nissan Micra next generation, production of which will establish in France. Thus, the "resignation" of the latter can be considered as a way to clear the way for the new Micra.
Recall, the world premiere of the fifth generation Nissan Micra held this autumn at the Paris Motor Show. The model is built on a platform that also form the basis of the new Renault Clio. First, the Europeans offered with petrol Micra turbodvizhkom volume of 0.9 liters of diesel and polutoralitrovye later appear for sale liter cars "aspirated".
As for the Note, it will continue to be available in Asia and America. By the way, soon will introduce Nissan restyling version of this model.