The Victorian arm of the Royal District Nursing Service (RDNS) will soon count electric cars among its fleet of home-visit vehicles. As part of a new two-year partnership with the RACV, eight Nissan Leaf hatches will join the RDNS fleet, along with a number of green-energy charging stations. Show More Summary
Originally published on Gas2. While electric cars like the Nissan Leaf and even the Fiat 500e are regularly making the news, one EV we haven’t heard much from is the Ford Focus Electric. Unfortunately the latest news on the electricShow More Summary
Originally published on Gas2. Sales of the Nissan Leaf have picked up steam after a price cut earlier this year, but executives are still looking to move consumers en masse into electric vehicles. Taking a page from Tesla’s playbook,...Show More Summary
Originally published on EV Obsession. Confirming what I postulated last weekend, people are not familiar with electric cars yet. In a survey conducted by Navigant Research, only 31% of respondents were familiar with the highest-selling electric car to date, the Nissan Leaf. Show More Summary
Nissan Leaf customers in the UK can now borrow a new petrol- or diesel-powered vehicle for up to two weeks for free as part of a new customer commitment scheme to encourage more motorists to consider the all-electric hatchback. The … Continue reading ? The post Nissan Leaf: free petrol, diesel vehicle loans for UK customers appeared first on CarAdvice.
Two weeks after taking Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a short drive around the National Diet Front Garden in central Tokyo, the Leaf packing Nissan's Autonomous Drive (AD) technology has hit the public highways for the first time... Continue...Show More Summary
Autonomous autos are somewhat old hat for commuters in California and Nevada, but Japan's only just seen one hit its public roads. After earning a license plate in September, Nissan's driverless (and electric) Leaf hit the pavement of...Show More Summary
The name for the Chinese version of the all-electric Nissan Leaf has a real touchy-feely vibe to it, if you can get past the snickering. The Japanese automaker and its Chinese collaborator, Dongfeng, will sell the EV as part of the partnership's Venucia advanced-powertrain sub-brand. Show More Summary
Originally published on Gas2. By Christopher DeMorro. It seems as though Norway as cracked the secret to encouraging high electric car sales, and that secret is to tax the hell out of anything powered by fossil fuels. While the Tesla...Show More Summary
Chief Judge Alex Kozinski, of the Ninth Circuit, bench-slaps lawyers and crashes class-action settlements on a semi-regular basis. This, however, was something different, as Kozinski's wrath wasn't felt from the bench -- he was an objecting plaintiff. Nissan makes the Leaf, an all-electric car with an alleged 100-mile range. Unfortunately,......
Nissan and NRG eVgo are celebrating the expansion of electric vehicle charging infrastructure in greater Washington, DC in a creative way via a Thanksgiving food drive. A local food bank named the Capital Area Food Bank will receiveShow More Summary
Nissan’s Autonomous Drive version of the LEAF recently hit public streets in Japan for the first time, while carrying the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, making it the first vehicle with autonomous drive capability to be given a license plate in Japan. Show More Summary
Originally published on EV Obsession. I was able to test drive about 8 electric vehicles in Barcelona over the past week. I will have longer reviews of many of them in the coming days or weeks… as I have time to write them up, edit the pics & videos, etc. Show More Summary
Here we have the Nissan Leaf Aero Style, which the automaker says "offers 100% electric vehicle performance in a new stylish and sporty shape." We call it a Nissan Leaf with a not-terribly-attractive body kit and two-tone wheels. Suffice...Show More Summary
Nissan is moving to increase production of its Leaf EV.
For those who feel the all-electric Nissan Leaf is a car they wouldn’t be caught dead in because it looks too geeky, the automaker seems to have heard you in some round about fashion. Its answer to this was unveiled ahead of the Tokyo Motor Show in the form of the eye bulging BladeGlider concept. read more
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co Ltd said it will lift U.S. production of its all-electric Leaf as demand for the car has surged sharply this year following a cut to its sticker price.
Nissan Motor Co.’s new concept electric vehicle consumes far less power than its Leaf electric vehicle, company officials said Nov. 8. The automaker plans to showcase the new vehicle at the Tokyo Motor Show 2013, which opens to the public Nov. 23. via Nissan’s new electric vehicle consumes far less power than Leaf – AJW Continue reading ?
Nissan Motor Co. said it will unveil a sporty concept electric vehicle at the Tokyo Motor Show as it presses on with its bid to tap the burgeoning market for eco-friendly cars. The nation’s No. 2 automaker, which has sold the Leaf electric vehicle since late 2010, said Friday it hopes the Nissan BladeGlider will Continue reading ?