Nissan LEAF

VIDEO: Nissan ‘unboxes’ the new longer-range Nissan LEAF

February 22, 2016 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 2730

ELECTRIC vehicle leader Nissan has ‘unboxed’ its new software-enabled vehicle, the Nissan LEAF 30 kWh, as some of the largest names in technology gather in Barcelona for the opening day of the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2016. As well as boasting a 26 percent increase in driving range (155

Nissan dealer helps city scoop £7million EV funding

February 4, 2016 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 1326

A NISSAN dealer group has welcomed the government’s decision to award millions of pounds to promote electric vehicle ownership in its city. Wessex Garages helped Bristol in its bid for funding from the Go Ultra Low City Scheme. The city has now been given £7million to offer free residential

Cabbie goes electric – and urges others to follow

February 1, 2016 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 1808

A TAXI driver has become the first in Bromsgrove to switch to electric motoring to transport his passengers around town. Manos Passaris, from Gold ‘n’ Black taxi company, made the switch to an all-electric Nissan LEAF to dramatically reduce his outgoings as well as doing his bit for the

Nissan to build future generation EV batteries in UK

January 21, 2016 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 2209

NISSAN has announced its commitment to produce a future generation of electric vehicle (EV) batteries at its flagship manufacturing base in Sunderland. Representing a £26.5m investment in the UK, this commitment will safeguard 300 highly-skilled jobs in manufacturing, maintenance and engineering

VIDEO: Nissan electric taxis clock up three million miles

January 19, 2016 • EV, Featured Slider, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 3840

NISSAN’S market-leading electric vehicles have now clocked up in excess of three million miles as taxis in the UK. The all-electric LEAF hatchback and e-NV200 Combi passed the landmark mileage this month after proving their worth on the frontline and becoming a popular choice for taxi and

Miles goes a long way to spread EV message

January 4, 2016 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 2488

AN EV specialist has come up with a great way to spread the message that electric motoring is great – by setting up an online blog. Miles Roberts, the Innovation Specialist for Chorley Group, regularly pens pieces under the title: My Electric Nissan. Primarily based at the Preston branch, but

Nissan’s top EV salesman rewarded with trip to Tokyo

December 14, 2015 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 2018

THE UK’s top-performing Nissan EV specialist enjoyed a trip-of-a-lifetime to Tokyo as a reward for his sales success. Chris Brown, EV Manager at Benfield Nissan in Gateshead, took orders for a staggering 187 new Nissan electric vehicles in his first year in the role. Joining him on the five-day

LEAF hits 200,000 sales as it celebrates fifth birthday

December 9, 2015 • EV, Featured Slider, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 2101

NISSAN is celebrating five years at the forefront of the electric vehicle (EV) market with the record-breaking 100-percent electric vehicle Nissan LEAF. Having transformed the performance, practicality and public perception of EVs around the world since its launch in 2010, Nissan remains the