Journalists get behind the wheel of all-electric e-NV200

June 12, 2014 • Cars, EV • Views: 2175

SOME of the UK’s top motoring journalists have been getting acquainted with the brand new Nissan e-NV200. The Japanese company hosted the launch of the 100 per cent LCV in Mercabarna Flor – a flower market located just outside of Spain’s capital city, Barcelona. The venue was

Nissan EVs: History in the making

June 12, 2014 • Cars, EV • Views: 1404

ALTHOUGH Nissan can trace its EV lineage back nearly 70 years to the Tama EV of 1947, it is in the past 20 years that the company has really cemented its claim to global EV leadership. The build up to the company’s current position started in 1992 when work started not just on developing a

Nissan LEAF takes pride of place at SMMT headquarters

June 11, 2014 • EV • Views: 1486

THE Nissan LEAF has taken pride of place in a new display at the headquarters of the Society of Motor Manufacturers (SMMT) in London. A Rolls-Royce Phantom and a BTCC liveried Honda Civic join the 100 per cent electric model in the ‘British-built’ display, showcasing the very best models built

Living with LEAF: 24-hour test drive campaign begins

June 11, 2014 • Cars, EV • Views: 1378

NISSAN has launched its all-new 24-hour test drive campaign for the 100% electric Nissan LEAF. Supported by ads running across print, radio and digital platforms the campaign represents a significant investment to highlight the “Electric Side of Driving” to the British public. It aims to

Nissan takes home two awards from the Fleet World Awards

May 23, 2014 • Cars, EV, News • Views: 1976

THE all-new Nissan Qashqai has underlined its appeal to fleet buyers and drivers with a top award from leading industry title Fleet World. Continuing the awesome winning streak that has already seen it named Car of the Year by What Car? and Diesel Car magazines, the Sunderland-built model picked up

LEAF Makes Hometown Headlines

May 21, 2014 • Dealer News, EV, News • Views: 1898

THE Sunderland-built Nissan LEAF – the world’s bestselling all-electric car – is making headlines in its home town. The pioneering model has become a frequent fixture in news reports around the world as it’s broken record after record and clocked up in excess of 111,000 global sales. But

Prices revealed for the revolutionary e-NV200 in the UK

May 20, 2014 • Cars, EV, News • Views: 1355

NISSAN has today announced full UK pricing and specifications for the revolutionary e-NV200, the 100% electric van that will change the LCV market forever. The trailblazing model combines the exceptional all-round capability and versatility of the Nissan NV200 – International Van of the Year

Nissan GB MD Jim Wright calls dealers to get behind LEAF

May 7, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 1751

NISSAN GB Managing Director, Jim Wright, pulled no punches as he delivered a rallying call for the network to get behind LEAF. Speaking at the Nissan Engage and Connect EV conference at the NEC, he told the assembled dealers: “I insist every one of you steps up to the plate.” Announcing