Chesterfield dealer makes knockout appointment

April 1, 2015 • News, People • Views: 1472

A NISSAN dealership in Chesterfield has made a knockout appointment – a former Olympic boxer. David Spencer was picked for Great Britain boxing squad’s B team for London 2012. Having enjoyed early success at the sport, the 21-year-old has now changed direction and joined Gordon Lamb Nissan, in

Cardiff Nissan dealership scoops top award

March 25, 2015 • Dealer News, News, People • Views: 1686

STAFF at a Nissan dealership in Cardiff are celebrating after winning a top accolade. Wessex Garages on Hadfield Road won the ‘car dealer award’ for the second year running at the Cardiff Life Awards ceremony at Cardiff City Hall. Gareth Howells, General Manager at the dealership, said:

Deadline extended for Motor Trader Industry Awards

March 24, 2015 • Dealer News, News, People • Views: 1107

THE deadline for entries for the prestigious 2015 Motor Trader Industry Awards has been extended. The high-profile awards will be presented at a gala dinner at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel on 8 July. The closing date for entries has now been extended to Wednesday 8 April to give more time for

LEAF battery outperforms cynics, critics and alternatives

March 23, 2015 • EV, News, Nissan LEAF, People, Video • Views: 1667

FIVE years and more than 35,000 European sales since the launch of its all-electric LEAF, proprietary data released by Nissan for the first time shows that 99.99 per cent of its battery units remain entirely fit for purpose. The failure rate of the battery power unit is less than 0.01 per cent, or

Exeter dealer marks 10 years of sports sponsorship

March 19, 2015 • Dealer News, News, Nissan LEAF, People, Uncategorized • Views: 1322

A NISSAN car dealer in Exeter is big on being green, so sponsoring a local bowls tournament has proved the perfect match. JFE Nissan Exeter, on the Marsh Barton Trading Estate, has celebrated 10 years of supporting the annual ISCA Bowling Competition, providing cash prizes for the winners. At this

Nissan dealers get into the Red Nose Day spirit

March 13, 2015 • Dealer News, News, People • Views: 1732

NISSAN dealerships across the country have done their bit to raise money for Red Nose Day. WKB Nissan Waterlooville, Hampshire, asked customers for donations in return for delicious cakes and treats made by staff member, Karen Harland. Staff at Sparshatts Nissan Botley, in Hampshire, dressed up in

Northumberland Nissan dealership raises thousands

March 12, 2015 • Dealer News, News, People • Views: 1437

A NORTHUMBERLAND car dealer raised thousands of pounds for a hospice service after staging a successful charity night. The UK’s leading criminologist, Professor David Wilson, returned to Blackshaws Nissan in Alnwick on Friday to chat about his work and his recent ITV programme, Bring Back

VIDEO: MD’s Geneva message

March 10, 2015 • Featured Slider, People, Video • Views: 1709

“IT’S very, very dynamic. I think it’s something that looks really, really radical for the segment.” That was the message about the Nissan Sway concept car from Jim Wright at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, where the vehicle was unveiled. In a special interview for