Posts Tagged Nissan Leaf

Now You Can Rent a Renault Fluence Z.E. in Copenhagen

Glass: Electric Cars Among Worst First Year Depreciators

Glass, a vehicle data provider, released a list of the worst first year depreciators in the UK. The title shouts that Renault Fluence ZE, Citroen C-Zero and Nissan LEAF lose more than three-quarters of their value! “Three electric cars are among the worst first year depreciators in a “Bottom 10”…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 19

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Nissan LEAF – OceanBlue Or MorningSky Blue?

Via Twitter, Nissan wonders, what’ll it be? ‏@NissanElectric Which color do you prefer: OceanBlue or MorningSky Blue? #LEAF Only a few changes to the LEAF were implemented for 2015.  Among the changes was the dropping of OceanBlue (officially Blue Ocean) in favor of MorningSky Blue.  The color difference is minor,…

4 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 26

2015 Nissan LEAF

2015 Nissan LEAF Deals To Spur Sales

CarsDirect posted earlier this month price guidance for those who are considering buying or leasing a 2015 Nissan LEAF. Sales of LEAF this year decreased significantly compared to 2014 (see graph below). Part of the equation are newly expired leases on LEAFs with up to $7,000 credit/discounts. There are plenty…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 30

Modified Nissan LEAF

Highly Modified Nissan LEAF – Video

Only in Japan will you see a Nissan LEAF modified to this degree. It’s tricked-out, that’s for sure, but we rather like most of it’s eye-catching modifications. — Editor’s Note: due to some complaints/interpretation on the vernacular of the article, we have slightly adjusted it, so as to not distract…

5 days ago by Electric CarsTV 26

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Nissan CEO: “Best Battery Maker Is LG Chem” – Wait, What?

A lot of waves have been made lately after Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn made some remarks about the expanding capacity of future batteries to be found inside the next generation Nissan LEAF, and the company’s potential tie-up on that project with South Korean battery maker LG Chem. Specifically Ghosn said the following in…

1 week ago by Jay Cole 80

Plug-in Car Registrations in UK – June 2015

Plug-In Electric Car Sales In UK Up By 83% in June

June brought an 83% increase in plug-in electric car sales in the UK to 2,303 registrations and nearly 0.9% of market share. Plug-in hybrids again took a larger part of the market (1,394) than pure EVs (909). In the first half, sales already exceed 14,000, which is nearly 250% more…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 4

LEAF Teardown

Nissan LEAF Teardown – Video

This salvaged 2012 Nissan LEAF will be torn down so that a 1973 Saab Sonett III can become an electric car. Youtuber Rob Smith explains more: Build thread on my plans to transplant the Leaf electric drive system into a 1973 Saab Sonett III. http://www.diyelectriccar.com/forums/… Documentation I’ve been putting together…

3 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 8

Mitsubishi Outlander GX5 PHEV

UK’s Top 20 Plug-In Electric Cars

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and Nissan LEAF account for over 61% of all plug-in electric cars sold in UK through the end of March 2015 under the plug-in car/van grant schemes. Detailed figures for top 20 models were revealed in an analysis of DVLA data by the RAC Foundation. Mitsubishi and…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 13