Nissan LEAF

Nissan helps priest give up petrol for Lent

February 23, 2015 • Cars, EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 1991

MANY choose to give up chocolate or sweets for Lent, but one parish priest has decided to shun petrol in favour of Nissan’s all-electric car, the LEAF. Father David Osborne has ditched his petrol-fuelled hatchback and stepped into the Nissan LEAF Acenta to get around his parish. Father David, of

Nissan is first car-maker to apply glow-in-the-dark car paint

February 12, 2015 • EV, Featured Slider, Nissan LEAF, Video • Views: 2483

NISSAN has become the first manufacturer to apply glow-in-the-dark car paint to showcase how its market-leading, all-electric LEAF is helping more and more people convert to solar energy at home. The manufacturer worked with inventor Hamish Scott, creator of STARPATH, which is a spray-applied

Interest in LEAF ensures all My Electric Avenue targets are exceeded

February 3, 2015 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF, Video • Views: 1927

MY Electric Avenue set out to recruit 10 neighbours in 10 streets from across the UK to drive an all-electric Nissan LEAF for 18 months. Despite this being seen as a challenging goal, the project has exceeded its targets, with more than 200 participants taking part across My Electric Avenue’s

Wessex Garages announces new Blues sponsorship deal

January 26, 2015 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 1918

AN AWARD-WINNING car dealership in Cardiff has announced a new three-year sponsorship deal with the city’s professional rugby union team. Wessex Garages on Hadfield Road will continue to support the Cardiff Blues as one of the club’s official sponsors during the next three seasons. Club

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visits Nissan

January 20, 2015 • Cars, EV, Featured Slider, Nissan LEAF • Views: 2388

HRH The Prince of Wales visited Nissan’s Sunderland plant to see production of the 100 per cent electric Nissan LEAF and to learn about the Nissan Skills Foundation job-creation programme. His Royal Highness has a relationship with the plant that dates back almost 30 years. During a trip to Japan

LEAF is Europe’s best-selling EV car for fourth year in row

January 19, 2015 • Cars, EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 1951

THE all-electric Nissan LEAF has smashed its own sales record with a 33 per cent increase in European sales in 2014 over the previous year. It took more than a quarter of the burgeoning electric car market, with 14,658* sales. This year the Nissan LEAF has been joined by an unprecedented number of

Research looks to drive up EV sales

January 15, 2015 • Cars, EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 1683

THOUSANDS of UK motorists are already quids in thanks to the Nissan LEAF’s amazing low running costs – now new research aims to drive up that total. A survey by Go Ultra Low found that some 11.5 million motorists could benefit from the lowest cost, tax-free motoring by switching to a

Nissan’s EV drivers cover more miles than average petrol or diesel vehicle

January 8, 2015 • Cars, EV, News, Nissan LEAF • Views: 2193

EUROPEAN owners of Nissan’s 100 per cent electric car the LEAF travel more than 50 per cent further per year (10,307 miles) than the European average for a traditional internal combustion-powered vehicle (6,721 miles1), it was revealed today. Spanish Nissan LEAF drivers come out on top,