Posts Tagged Nissan Leaf

My Electric Avenue

My Electric Avenue Project Exceeds Its Targets

The My Electric Avenue project in the UK, which seeks to discover if the local electricity networks can cope with charging a group, or ‘cluster’ of EVs at peak times, attracted a lot of willing individuals to test a Nissan LEAF for 18 months. The initial goal was to recruit…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 8

Glowing LEAF

Nissan Shows Off Glow-In-The-Dark LEAF – Video

First there was the self-cleaning Nissan LEAF. Now there’s this glow-in-the-dark LEAF: “Watch how this Nissan LEAF’s unique ultraviolet-energized paint glows in the dark.” How’s the glowing accomplished and will Nissan make this finish available to consumers?  This statement answers both questions: The manufacturer worked with inventor, Hamish Scott, creator…

2 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 10

The Break up by Nissan Electric

Valentine’s Day Is Time For A Break Up – Video

Valentine’s Day is this weekend, so don’t waste this brief window of opportunity to break up. Nissan Europe proposes that we start with a break up from petrol cars and fall in love instead with electric. If you drive diesel, you’re welcome to break up too. “The hardest words to…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 5

Nissan LEAFs

Top 10 Global Electric Car Sales 2014

The winner…by a wide margin…is the Nissan LEAF. On the global level, no electric vehicle sells in volumes anywhere near the Nissan LEAF. Last year, LEAF sales worldwide totaled 61,027 units.  The second place plug-in vehicle, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, tallied 31,689 sales in 2014 around the globe (but zero…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 20

Nissan LEAF

Nissan LEAF Is Only Plug-In Vehicle To Receive IIHS Loyalty Award

“Nissan LEAF Only Plug-In Vehicle to Receive 2014 IHS Automotive Loyalty Award” That’s the headline from Nissan’s latest press release and, in actuality, it’s more important than you’d think. What’s an IIHS Automotive Loyalty Award? Quite simply, it’s an award that recognizes an automaker’s “ability to retain owners over repeat…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 22