Drivers behind the wheel as electric vehicle lease scheme gets under way

July 4, 2013 • Cars, News • Views: 799

THE first 25 people involved with the Low Carbon London EV lease scheme, a project run by UK Power Networks, have recently taken delivery of their new LEAFs at Nissan’s UK headquarters in Maple Cross, Hertfordshire. The handover comes as the Low Carbon London project extends its EV trials across

A high-profile week for Nissan – and LEAF in particular

July 3, 2013 • Cars, Dealer News • Views: 562

IT’S been a big week for Nissan’s all-electric LEAF. With perfect timing, journalists were invited to test-drive the all-new version of the car on July 1, the day on which big changes to the Congestion Charge were introduced. Those changes mean that a whole host of cars that had been

The self-cleaning rear view camera that plays a very important role

June 14, 2013 • Cars, Dealer News • Views: 3725

THE ALL-NEW Nissan Note is packed with innovative technology. Lane Departure Warning, Blind Spot Warning and Moving Object Detection combine to form the Nissan Safety Shield, complementing the 360-degree helicopter view offered by the Around View Monitor parking aid to break new ground in the

Technical changes mean new engine will be a big hit with Juke buyers

June 13, 2013 • Cars • Views: 1096

LOWER emissions, greater fuel economy, reduced noise and more torque – these are just some of the benefits of the latest 1.5-litre dCi diesel engine now in the Nissan Juke. Since its launch in the UK at the end of 2010, more than 19,000 Jukes – around a third of all sales – have been …

VIDEO: JukeR is quicker out of the blocks than a Bugatti Veyron!

June 12, 2013 • Cars • Views: 808

TODAY we’re happy to share a video that shows a Nissan Juke R beating a Bugatti Veyron supercar off the line. The two lined up in an organised drag race in Russia – the Bugatti packing just shy of 1000bhp from its eight-litre, quad-turbo W16 cylinder engine and the equally rare Nissan

Paris nurse is delighted to become the 10,000th LEAF customer in Europe

June 5, 2013 • Cars • Views: 766

A NURSE from Paris has become the 10,000th Nissan LEAF customer in Europe, further cementing the ground-breaking zero-emission car’s status as the best-selling electric vehicle of all time. Mrs Lailler will be driving the Nissan LEAF on visits to patients and using it with her family at the

VIDEO: A sneak preview of what new Note will bring to dealerships this year

May 31, 2013 • Cars, Dealer News, New Note • Views: 699

TODAY on Nissan Insider we bring you a sneak preview of the new Nissan Note – courtesy of Herve Genin, the new Nissan Note Product Manager for Nissan Europe. Asked what’s changed compared to the current incarnation of Note, Herve says: ‘It’s very easy – everything is

‘Safety first’ approach from Nissan as Micras are recalled over steering

May 24, 2013 • Cars, News • Views: 845

NISSAN is recalling thousands of Micras in the UK because of a potential steering wheel problem. The recall affects 133,869 cars manufactured between December 2002 and May 2006 and is part of a worldwide recall of 841,000 Micras. In a statement, the company said: ‘Nissan is writing to owners