Nissan LEAF Versus BMW i3

BMW i3 Versus Nissan LEAF

AutoExpress UK compares the new BMW i3 against the current EV industry leader, Nissan Leaf. Worldwide, Nissan Leaf is already the best-selling electric car in history, with more than 110,000 sold globally since December 2011. The BMW i3 went on sale earlier this year and BMW is currently working at…

2 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 23

Nissan LEAF

Nissan LEAF Is Nissan’s Best-Selling Model*

…in 4 U.S. cities, that is. According to ChargePoint, citing Nissan’s Director Of Electric Vehicle Sales & Infrastructure Deployment, Brendan Jones, the LEAF is Nissan’s top-selling model in these four U.S. cities: Atlanta Portland San Francisco Seattle Surely Nissan is thrilled by this.  Hopefully, in the near future, we can…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 31

Without (left) and with (right) self cleaning paint.

Live Demo Of Nissan LEAF With Self-Cleaning Paint – Video

“Nissan is the first carmaker to apply the technology, called Ultra-Ever Dry®, on automotive bodywork. By creating a protective layer of air between the paint and environment, it effectively stops standing water and road spray from creating dirty marks on the car’s surface.” “So far, the coating, which is being…

3 days ago by Mike Anthony 18

Ok, We Have To Admit, This Is Kinda A Cool Way To Make A First Delivery

Nissan Uniquely Delivers First LEAF In Mexico – video

In June Nissan officially announced that the Nissan LEAF was now “for sale” in Mexico.  Just 2 months later, the first actual car has been delivered. It turns out that Nissan made quite a big deal out of it too, as the Vice Chairman of the company – Toshiyuki Shiga (basically…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 5

nissan leaf no battery installed

Nissan LEAF Battery Swap Under Warranty – Video

A little over a year ago, Nissan upgraded their battery warranty policy by stating they would warranty any and all LEAFs to maintain a charge of at least 70% of original capacity (about 9 “battery bars” on the dashboard display) for the first 5 years/60,000 miles. Specifically the new warranty’s…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 26

The Mercedes-Benz B-Class ED Arrived In The US In July!

Another Record For July EV Sales In The US As Nissan And GM Lead

Another record month of electric vehicles sales was logged in July for the US, as an estimated 10,533 plug-ins were sold.  Compared to a year ago’s 7,892 sold, a 34% increase was realized. If that good news statement sounds familiar…well, it should, as it marks the 32nd consecutive monthly record set in America. In other words,…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 14