Dealer News

Delight as Nissan LEAF picks up Environment Award from fleet title

May 22, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1045

THE Nissan LEAF has won the Environment Award at the 2013 Fleet World Honours awards at a ceremony held today at The Royal Automobile Club, Pall Mall. The LEAF fended off competition from rival electric and hybrid manufacturers to win one of the most significant awards in the fleet calendar. The

Talented young duo ‘could go all the way in karting’

May 21, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 2904

THE NEXT generation of a Cumbrian karting dynasty has taken to the track for the first time. Jessica Edgar, of Ennerdale, made her competitive debut at the Lakeland Karting Centre recently. The talented eight year-old, whose family run thriving Nissan dealership J Edgar and Son in Rowrah, cut her

Jim Wright and dealer principals get together for successful webchat

May 10, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1323

NISSAN is known for being a company that innovates – and it has just marked an exciting first in the way it communicates with its Dealer Principals. All DPs were invited to take part in a special web chat with Managing Director Jim Wright. And there was no doubt about the value of the exercise

Why dealers will now find it much easier to sell the all-electric LEAF

May 7, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1265

NISSAN could sell up to 4,000 all-electric LEAFs in the UK during 2013, according to the company’s managing director, Jim Wright. And this will partly be because the car has been ‘normalised’ and made to feel much more a part of the Nissan family. Production of the

Nissan welcomes changes to London congestion charge

May 3, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1173

NISSAN has welcomed the changes to the London Congestion Charge from Transport for London (TfL), which sees pure electric cars and vans or vehicles emitting less than 75g/km receiving a 100 per cent exemption from the £10 charge. The new ultra low emissions discount, which previously applied to

A Noble effort will see Nissan shine at marathon festival

April 26, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1452

NISSAN will play a starring role in the forthcoming Edinburgh Marathon Festival after local dealer Alex F Noble was appointed the event’s official transport partner for the fourth successive year. The Straiton dealership will supply organisers with 11 vehicles – including three Navara pick-ups

Tube advertising wrap promotes Nissan Connect technology

April 24, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1432

NISSAN has launched the first ever 360-degree advertising wrap inside the London Underground to promote the funky Juke crossover and its innovative Nissan Connect technology. The 360o advertising wrap covers the walls, ceiling and floor of the walkway to the Bakerloo and Victoria lines inside

The mirror-finish Juke that’s turning heads – and attracting offers

April 19, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 2501

A CUMBRIA car retailer has been inundated with enquiries from motorists keen to buy a stunning one-of-a-kind chrome-effect Nissan Juke. J Edgar Nissan in Rowrah commissioned the eye-catching crossover to draw the crowds at external shows and exhibitions. But the family-run dealership has since been