Nissan forced to pull reversing stunt from Festival of Speed

July 5, 2011 • News • Views: 896

NISSAN was forced to pull its record breaking LEAF stunt from the Goodwood Festival of Speed over safety fears. The manufacturer was aiming to set the fastest time for a car going backwards up the famous hill. Because the Nissan LEAF is an electric vehicle and has a continuous variable

Making the most from leads

July 5, 2011 • News • Views: 879

We know customers are searching for their cars online – the tricky part for dealers is bringing those online shoppers onto forecourts. Fortunately there is one company which can help – Launched almost 10 years ago, understands the need for high quality, manually

Nissan advertises sales and marketing jobs

July 2, 2011 • News • Views: 1219

NISSAN is head-hunting keen and committed individuals for its sales and marketing department. The firm is advertising externally and internally – externally ‘to flush out talent who may be disillusioned with their current less-successful brands and want to come to a growing

How dealers can improve their online service

July 2, 2011 • News • Views: 1881

With most leads being generated online these days it’s easy to get confused about where you should spend your money. Portals, social media, SEO, video – it can all cost cash, but are you focussing on the basics? ‘A dealer’s website is of paramount importance, and the strapline of

LEAF takes EV record at Pikes Peak

July 1, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 1178

EARLIER this month it was announced that the Nissan LEAF was set to take on the gruelling Pikes Peak hill-climb. With professional driver Chad Hord behind the wheel of the completely standard LEAF, he crossed the finish line in 14 minutes and 33 seconds last weekend. While that was one of the

Bradford Council puts LEAF on trial

July 1, 2011 • News • Views: 836

AN important trial of the Nissan LEAF will end today for one county council. Since Tuesday, workers from Bradford Council have been trialing a LEAF and have been carrying out routine jobs in the all-electric hatchback in and around the city. Community carers who look after the elderly and workers

How to earn more money from a car advert

June 30, 2011 • News • Views: 946

These days, there’s a multitude of different ways dealers can advertise and market their stock to generate those precious leads everyone craves. From the good old free ads section in the local paper, to the infinite possibilities with that thing called the internet – there’s not one way of

VIDEO: J-turning LEAF

June 29, 2011 • News, Video • Views: 1186

TO get you in the mood for the Nissan LEAF’s stunts at this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, we thought you would like this unusual video of a LEAF being ‘J-turned’ in a car park. WARNING: Do NOT try this in your LEAF – you have been warned.