First LEAFs handed over to customers

March 23, 2011 • News • Views: 1354

NISSAN dealer Glyn Hopkin has been busy handing over the keys to brand new black Nissan LEAFs this week. It’s news that all Nissan dealers and all appointed Nissan LEAF specialist retailers will be taking note of, and you’ll be pleased to hear it all went to plan. The first two

Update on operations in Japan

March 23, 2011 • News • Views: 1386

FOR the benefit of its dealers and customers, Nissan has issued a statement regarding the impact of the recent earthquake on its facilities and affiliated companies. It says that all Nissan plants, except for the Iwaki engine plant, will be partially operational. As for the Iwaki engine plant, with

New DIG-S petrol engine for Micra

March 23, 2011 • News • Views: 1406

NISSAN has launched a new petrol engine for the Micra making the derivative eligible for zero road tax. The announcement is bound to see customers walking through the door who are in search of a strong packaged car which comes with the added benefit of zero road tax. Called the DIG-S, the engine is

Dealers sold more than 2000 Qashqais in January

March 14, 2011 • News • Views: 1326

NISSAN dealers sold more than 2000 Qashais to customers in January, the latest SMMT figures reveal. The UK’s favourite SUV rounded off the top ten with 2,108 cars sold. Topping the chart, however, was the Ford Focus with more than 7,500 sold – up four places on December’s figures
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Buyers’ interest in electric cars rise five-fold

March 14, 2011 • News • Views: 1151

BUYERS could be battering down the doors to buy a Nissan LEAF as interest in buying environmentally-friendly cars has risen five-fold says Glass’s. Glass’s has revealed that the number of people considering buying a plug-in hybrid or battery electric car as their next vehicle purchase has risen

Nissan GB announce departmental changes

March 14, 2011 • News • Views: 1703

NISSAN has kicked off 2011 by having a reshuffle – they have announced changes within their corporate sales department. James Douglas, Nissan’s current fleet sales director has been promoted to corporate sales director, replacing Tony Lewis who has moved to Nissan Europe to take up the