Dealer News

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

May 7, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1338

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: 1241

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: 1533

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: 1525

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: 2644

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

Dealer group Colin Appleyard expands its portfolio in Yorkshire

April 18, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1277

COLIN APPLEYARD has expanded its dealership portfolio – buying a Nissan dealer from the Co-operative Motor Group. The group is planning to expand the dealership, based in Keighley, West Yorkshire, to include more new and used cars – and also introduce Nissan’s Cared4 used car programme. Colin

He’s a legend! Super salesman Ronnie clocks up 10,000 deals

April 3, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1827

A NORTHUMBERLAND man has clocked up an incredible 10,000 car sales…while holding down a full-time job as an ambulance driver and paramedic. Hardworking Ronnie Black, 64, joined Blackshaws Nissan in Alnwick as a part-time sales executive in 1983 to fill time between his busy shifts with the North

Motability customer David gets behind the wheel of his LEAF

April 2, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1439

AS regular visitors to Nissan Insider will know, last week was a big one for the all-electric LEAF. Prime Minister David Cameron visited the company’s Sunderland factory for the official start of production of the emission-free car there. And now we’re delighted to report that a