Nissan Revives Datsun Brand, Plans to Begin Sales in 2014

Nissan Motor Co. (7201), Japan’s second- biggest carmaker, revived the Datsun brand after three decades and said it plans to begin sales of the cars in India, Indonesia and Russia from 2014.

Nissan will add two Datsun models every year in each of those markets, the company said in a statement today.

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