VIDEO: Autocar drives LEAF RC

August 25, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 917

AUTOCAR’S Colin Goodwin gets behind the wheel of the ground-breaking LEAF RC at Goodwood Motor Circuit. Tweet Share

National Grid takes four LEAFs

August 25, 2011 • News • Views: 847

NATIONAL Grid has become the latest company to take delivery of the LEAF. The firm has taken delivery of four LEAFs on a four year/40,000 mile lease contract. The cars will act as a pool car fleet for staff who are delivering a project over the next eight years to construct tunnels that will house

Interview: Jim Wright

August 24, 2011 • News • Views: 1092

Nissan Insider caught up with Nissan’s new MD Jim Wright and chatted to him about his role What are your objectives for Nissan? We have had a linear growth path in terms of market share and my aim is to get our market share above the current figure of 4.8 per cent to above five …

Macklin Motors Nissan opens

August 23, 2011 • News • Views: 970

Glasgow is home to a brand new Nissan dealership after Macklin Motors Nissan officially opened its doors to customers this month. The purpose built, £2m state of the art dealership has an experienced team of 25 staff and is a High Performance Centre – only the second in Scotland. The High

New limited edition Juke launched

August 22, 2011 • News • Views: 772

NISSAN dealers will now be able to sell an even more fashionable version of the Juke. A new special edition named ‘Kuro’ – meaning black in Japanese – is available for buyers but on a strictly limited basis. Based on the top-of-the-range Tekna grade, the Kuro features new ten spoke,

The Jim Wright Blog: August 19, 2011

August 18, 2011 • Blog, News • Views: 835

I mentioned the other week how quiet (dull) Switzerland could be when I worked there. I said that nothing seemed to happen. One thing’s for sure, I certainly can’t say that now I’m back in the UK. Now everyone is poking me in the ribs saying that my wish for a more stimulating

VIDEO: Autocar compares GT-R against rivals

August 17, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 918

THE GT-R might have been revised since this video was shot back in 2009, but it still shows how much the car impresses trusted automotive publications. Autocar pitched the GT-R against Audi’s R8 V10 and the Porsche 911 Turbo and it makes for interesting viewing. Two years on since this video

Nissan strikes back at supply doubters

August 17, 2011 • News • Views: 758

NISSAN USA has launched a major marketing programme to tell the American public that supply levels are back to normal since the Japanese earthquake earlier this year. The television advert makes an obvious statement that Nissan can provide buyers with the cars they want whereas other Japanese car