Dealer News

DJ Mark is the first person in UK to take delivery of all-new LEAF

May 31, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1621

STAR broadcaster and businessman Mark Goodier has become the first person in the UK to take delivery of the all-new and British-built 100 per cent electric Nissan LEAF. The former Top of the Pops host, best-known for his time presenting the official UK top 40 on BBC Radio One, was the first

Congratulations! Latest batch of quarterly winners is revealed

May 24, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 2342

NISSAN has announced the winners of its latest round of quarterly dealer awards. The awards, which cover the fourth quarter of 2012 (October-December), were presented to the quarter’s Overall Retailer, Vehicle Sales Retailer, Customer Quality Retailer and Aftersales Retailer. As ever, the

Delight as Nissan LEAF picks up Environment Award from fleet title

May 22, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1091

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: 3040

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: 1378

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: 1320

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: 1222

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: 1513

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