Nissan is a Japanese car manufacturer, headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Japan. They were founded in 1911 in Tokyo by Mr Masujiro Hashimoto and ever since their vehicles have been extremely popular owing to both their security an efficiency. They also produce race vehicles. The 2010 output was 4,080,588 vehicles and the benefits obtained were 319.22 billion yens. The number of employees is 155,099.