Another record-breaking month confirms LEAF as leader of the pack

February 6, 2014 • EV, Uncategorized • Views: 855

ANOTHER record-breaking month for the family-friendly Nissan LEAF has been capped with news the 100% electric model has continued its market-leader status in the UK. Figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show the everyday appeal of the practical and

Paul O’Neill blog: Let’s build on LEAF’s phenomenal success

January 31, 2014 • EV, News, Uncategorized • Views: 1052

WHEN Nissan first launched the LEAF, blazing a trail for a new kind of automotive technology, no-one could have predicted what a phenomenal success it would be. Now, three years on and with the LEAF in its second generation, the pioneering model continues to set the standard, change perceptions and

VIDEO: After the 100,000th LEAF sale, a look back to one of the first

January 27, 2014 • EV, News, Video • Views: 634

LAST week on Nissan Insider, we reported on the Hampshire dentist who became the proud owner of the 100,000th Nissan LEAF to take to the road worldwide. And today we take you back three years, to when Chief Priest Wasei Hirai, of Anyo-in Temple, Tokyo, became one of the first people to take home

VIDEO: Nissan Leaf in the money for 100,000th sale milestone

January 20, 2014 • Cars, Dealer News, EV, News, Video • Views: 1185

NISSAN LEAF, the world’s most popular electric vehicle – with 95 per cent of customers willing to recommend the car to friends – has reached a major milestone in its short life. After just three years on sale globally, Nissan has delivered the 100,000th example of the zero-emission Nissan

American LEAF owner completes 100,000 all-electric miles

January 2, 2014 • Cars, EV, News • Views: 608

AN American Nissan LEAF owner has just completed 100,000 miles in his all-electric car. In early 2011, Steve Marsh purchased a new Nissan LEAF for his 130-mile round-trip daily commute. Since then, he has racked up 100,000 miles in the car, using no petrol, creating no exhaust emissions and, by

Leaf landmark for Nissan as 3,000th car takes to the road in the UK

December 16, 2013 • EV, News • Views: 808

NISSAN has further underlined its position as the leader in the electric car market by clocking up the 3,000th sale of the all-electric Nissan LEAF in the UK. The car maker hit the landmark in November when a total of 141 new British-built LEAFs were registered at dealerships across the country.

British Gas putting e-NV200 vans to the test during the winter

November 29, 2013 • EV, News • Views: 826

BRITISH GAS is piloting 28 Nissan e-NV200 vans throughout the winter to determine the future viability of 100 per cent electric vehicle technology. Run in collaboration with Hitachi Capital Commercial Vehicle Solutions and Gateshead College, the pilot will see the four strategic partners working

Number 1 in Norway! LEAF storms to the top of the sales charts

November 6, 2013 • EV, News • Views: 635

THE Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling 100 per cent electric vehicle, has for the first time claimed the number one spot in Norway’s passenger car sales chart. In October, the zero-emission family car outsold all of its internal combustion engine, hybrid and electric rivals, taking