TodayApril 16, 2022

Shiro Nakamura on Nissan’s Sport Sedan Concept

2014 North American International Auto show (NAIAS)

Lou Ann Hammond, the CEO, Driving the Nation, talked to Shiro Nakamura, Senior Vice President of Nissan’s creative design team at the 2014 North American International Auto show (NAIAS)

What does Nakamura think about when he starts to design a car, what does he draw upon for each design?

Nakamura is the chief designer for Infiniti and Nissan and talks about the design of Infiniti versus the design of Nissan and whether he designs with certain exterior colors in mind.

What type of vehicle is Nakamura’s favorite vehicle to design?

Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.