Dealer News

Paul’s the UK’s first EV driving instructor

February 4, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 4168

ASK Driving School’s Paul Tomlin has taken delivery of a Nissan LEAF to become the first driving instructor to teach in a 100 per cent electric vehicle. Based in Stoke-on-Trent, Tomlin has been a driving instructor for 14 years and wanted a more economically friendly car in which to teach his

Bill Board opens the book on sales success

January 30, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1896

A DORSET car salesman is aiming to clock-up the 7,000th sale of his astonishing 36-year career in the motor trade. Bill Board, 67, of Dorchester Nissan, set himself the target after recording his 6,650th sale when he handed a Motability customer the keys to their new Nissan Juke earlier this week.

Special events raise thousands for charity

January 21, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1313

A FAMILY-owned Nissan dealership can lay claim to being the North East’s most unlikely entertainment venue after a string of events held in its spacious showroom enjoyed massive success. Blackshaws Nissan in Alnwick drew almost 1,000 people through the doors of its Lionheart Enterprise Park

Nissan London West opens its doors

January 21, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 2693

NISSAN has further strengthened its presence in the capital with the opening of one of the largest dealerships in Europe. The state-of-the-art outlet, Nissan London West, occupies a huge and prominent site on the A40 Western Avenue in Acton. The massive showroom has space to comfortably display

EV fan Colin is charging ahead in his LEAF!

January 16, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1736

AN Alnwick man is blazing a trail for electric motoring in the North East after taking delivery of his new Nissan LEAF. Colin Skene bought his new 100 per cent electric car just days after local Nissan retailer Blackshaws was appointed one of the carmaker’s specialist electric vehicle dealers.

DJ Adam goes from the decks to a dealership!

January 11, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1740

VISITORS to a Bedfordshire Nissan dealership are likely to hear a familiar voice after a popular radio star joined the sales team. Adam Barden spent eight years working for Chiltern Radio and Heart FM and was known to tens of thousands of listeners across Beds, Herts and Bucks. As a key member of

Dealer provides a post-wedding surprise!

December 20, 2012 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1936

A FATHER-OF-THE-BRIDE who saved his daughter’s wedding day from disaster in his trusty Nissan Micra has received an unexpected surprise from his local dealer. Brian Smith, 74, came to the rescue when daughter Emily received a call 15 minutes before setting off to the church telling her the

Nissan customers told: Get on yer bike!

January 12, 2012 • Dealer News • Views: 1287

AN EXETER car retailer has taken the unusual step of telling its customers to get on their bikes. JFE Nissan on the Marsh Barton Trading Estate routinely offers its service customers the choice between a bicycle and a courtesy car as part of a Government-backed fitness campaign. But despite having