My pride and pleasure at driving something special

February 15, 2013 • Blog • Views: 1661

TODAY Nissan Insider chats to Paul O’Neil about his experiences of driving a Nissan LEAF. Paul is category manager for electric vehicles at Nissan so naturally has plenty to say about the company’s all-electric hatchback. Here, Paul shares his thoughts with us… February 1 marked three months

The Jim Wright Blog: We’ve enjoyed a record-breaking September

October 4, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1676

THE plate-change month of September is crucial for everyone in the motor industry, and I know you’ve been working hard to keep the cars moving and the customers happy. Now the month is behind us, I can report on Nissan’s performance. I’m pleased to be able to tell you that we registered a

Jim Wright: ‘Let’s keep the buyers where they should be – signing up with us’

August 29, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1257

EVERY August, people making polite chit-chat ask where I’m planning to go away on holiday. We all know that suggesting someone in the retail motor industry take a break in the run up to a plate change month is a bit like suggesting a sandwich shop closes for a lunch hour. Our customers are coming

Lots of innovation and excitement!

July 26, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1923

WE’RE paying a final visit to 2012’s Goodwood Festival of Speed today. Although the event took place a couple of weeks ago now, dealers might still be feeling the benefits of Nissan’s presence at the event. That’s because the team at Goodwood worked hard to spread the

‘I had a great experience at Goodwood’

July 20, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1690

WORKING at Head Office on the graduate scheme, Natalie Row spends most of her time at her desk, but recently she had the opportunity to work on the Nissan stand (pictured) at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, which was hard work but very rewarding. Here she shares her experiences… ‘A lot

The Jim Wright blog: Nissan is on the move!

March 19, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1391

YOU will have seen by now the coverage of Geneva Motor Show in the national press. Nissan had top billing with the announcement that the Invitation concept shown on the Nissan booth would be built in the Sunderland Plant, adding an incremental 2,000 jobs to what is already one of the most

Writer James delivers his Juke R verdict

March 16, 2012 • Blog, News • Views: 1619

MOTORING editor James Baggott is the latest journalist to share his thoughts after being given the chance to drive Juke R. He was given the chance to get behind the wheel at this week’s media day for Goodwood’s 2012 motoring events – the Festival of Speed and the Revival. James, the

VIDEO: Penn & Teller star loving his LEAF

March 14, 2012 • Blog, Cars, Video • Views: 1637

FOR 35 years Penn Jillette has been making news as part of the beloved magical and comedic duo Penn & Teller. He has headlined at The Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas for the past decade, and has enjoyed sold-out runs on Broadway, world tours, Emmy-winning TV specials and