Nissan Qashqai to be made in UK

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The president and chief executive officer of Nissan has announced that workers in Britain will design, engineer and build the next version of the best-selling Nissan Qashqai.

The project will safeguard 6,000 jobs and represents a £192 million investment in Britain and is being funded entirely by Nissan.

The BBC's Colin Briggs says the car has ''bucked the recession trend''.

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