All-electric eNV200 will make its UK debut at Commercial Vehicle Show

Posted on March 18, 2013 by in Latest News, News

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NISSAN will be showcasing two new vehicles at the 13th annual Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC Birmingham next month. The eNV200, Nissan’s first 100 per cent electric van, will make its UK debut at the show. It has already won praise from fleet operators for zero CO2 at the point of use, driving comfort [...]

Nissan helps green-minded football club turn over a new LEAF

Posted on March 14, 2013 by in Latest News, News

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NISSAN has kicked off what could be the greenest sponsorship deal in British sport by delivering 11 examples of its popular all-electric car, the LEAF, to the country’s most environmentally-friendly football team, Forest Green Rovers. The deal, which sees Nissan become Rovers’ official car supplier, marks another step towards total sustainability for the forward-thinking Gloucestershire [...]

LEAF plays a big part as Nissan makes strong progress in Europe

Posted on March 13, 2013 by in Latest News, News

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NISSAN recorded market share growth in Europe in February 2013, increasing by 0.3 percentage points to 4.2 per cent. And one of the star performer in the latest set of statistics was the all-electric LEAF, the sales of which more than doubled. Nissan’s overall performance was spearheaded by strong fiscal year-to-date market share in 21 [...]

My life with a LEAF – Nikki delivers her verdict on electric motoring

Posted on March 12, 2013 by in Blog, Latest News, News

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And one LEAF owner has owned her car for exactly that length of time, and has shared her thoughts about life with her LEAF to mark the occasion. On the website The Green Car Reports, Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield writes: ‘Almost two years ago, I took delivery of one of the very first 2011 Nissan LEAFs to [...]

VIDEO: Nissan LEAF, the all-electric car that can drive itself!

Posted on March 11, 2013 by in Latest News, News

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ROBOTIC technology from Oxford University that enables a car to ‘drive itself’ for stretches of a route has been shown controlling a Nissan LEAF electric car. The work is a milestone on the way to creating everyday vehicles that can offer ‘auto drive’ for some parts of a journey, taking the strain off drivers during [...]

Nissan LEAF taxis all set to hit the roads of Rio

Posted on March 8, 2013 by in Latest News, News

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THE city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil is to become the latest city in the world to start operating a zero-emission taxi fleet thanks to a three-way a partnership between the Rio de Janeiro City Government, Nissan in Brazil and Petrobras Distribuidora. In the first phase of the programme, two 100 per cent electric [...]

What a year that was! An incredible 2012 for Nissan's DeltaWing team

Posted on December 11, 2012 by in Latest News, News

What a year that was! An incredible 2012 for Nissan's DeltaWing team

Half the fuel, half the tyres, all the performance. Its debut at Le Mans ended with a shunt from the track, but the Nissan DeltaWing stormed back at Road Atlanta, triumphantly completing the Petit Le Mans endurance race. We look back on 2012, a year of innovation by the team behind the most exciting new [...]

Night of delight caps a great year for Nissan DeltaWing

Posted on December 5, 2012 by in Uncategorized

Night of delight caps a great year for Nissan DeltaWing

THE 2012 Autosport Awards, the motorsport industry’s ‘Oscars’ held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London’s Park Lane, provided a night of delight for Nissan when the Nissan DeltaWing received the award for Pioneering and Innovation. The Nissan DeltaWing has grabbed headlines, turned heads and divided opinions wherever it has gone. For Nissan, a company [...]

Pull up on someone's drive and charge your EV in the capital!

Posted on December 3, 2012 by in Uncategorized

Pull up on someone's drive and charge your EV in the capital!

ELECTRIC vehicle (EV) drivers visiting the capital can now reserve a charging space in advance for the first time. The new initiative comes as a result of an innovative partnership between ParkatmyHouse.com, energy company SSE, Source London (TfL) through the Plugged in Places funding initiative, and leading electric vehicle charge point manufacturer, Chargemaster. London homeowners [...]

Nissan readies NV200 Taxi for operation in Barcelona

Posted on November 23, 2012 by in Latest News, News, Pure drive

Nissan readies NV200 Taxi for operation in Barcelona

First it was Japan, the USA and the UK, now it’s Spain. The Nissan NV200 and the e-NV200 concept are leading the way for zero emission vehicles in Spain and for taxi operation in Barcelona. Nissan’s leadership in electric vehicles reinforces Barcelona City Council’s strategy to promote sustainable mobility in the city and to make [...]