Regardless of most nations adopting extra relaxed measures after the major lockdown earlier this yr, it’s apparent that the coronavirus pandemic isn’t going anyplace anytime quickly, and it has already affected most enterprise, together with the automotive trade.
Most automobile producers have posted large losses as most individuals are not all for getting new units of wheels, and auto show organizers have both postponed this yr’s occasions or canceled them altogether. Now, one other occasion has been terminated, the 2020 Nismo Pageant, with Nissan making the large announcement at present, Wednesday 22.
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“The choice to cancel this yr’s competition was made to forestall the unfold of COVID-19 and shield the well being and security of followers, taking part groups, exhibitors and Nissan and Nismo workers”, the Japanese automaker mentioned in a brief press launch issued on Wednesday. “Nissan and Nismo will make each effort to additional enhance the occasion for subsequent yr and past, within the hope that extra followers than ever will stay up for benefit from the Nismo Pageant sooner or later.”
The identical announcement was posted on the occasion’s official social media channels, with the promise to return for 2021 at full tempo and collect extra passionate individuals collectively – if the coronavirus or one thing else doesn’t throw a wrench in those plans, that’s.
The 2020 Nismo Pageant, which might have been the 23rd version, was scheduled to happen on December 6 on the Fuji Speedway in Japan.