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Nissan LEAF

Nissan LEAF Cuts 60% Off Monthly Fuel Bills?

In its latest press release, Nissan encourages the switch to electric drive because it will pay off. According to Nissan, fuel bills could be lowered by up to 60% compared to conventional vehicles. “Families could carve as much as 60 percent off monthly fuel bills by making the switch to…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 36

Bits and pieces of EV sweetness

Nissan Sentra SE-R Converted To Electric – Video

Because “GasSux” for a license plate, no BMS, a BetterPlace pack from Jack Rickard at EVTV, and that smoke detector?  Priceless. Kidding aside, go to 7:44 of the video below for a walk-through of all of the various parts and pieces of his (very clean) drive system build, around the…

1 week ago by Ted Dillard 9

Used Nissan LEAF Prices Down Again

Used Nissan LEAF Prices Fall Again In April

Once again the Nissan LEAF has topped Cars.com’s list of “Top 10 Biggest Used-Car Price Drops.” In March and again in April, the LEAF ranked #1 on this list. According to Cars.com: “For the second month in a row, prices for used Nissan Leafs sank more than any other used…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 36

Amsterdam is electric taxi capital of fhe world  with more than 170 Nissan LEAF and e-NV200 electric vehicles

Amsterdam Is Electric Taxi Capital Of The World (w/video)

According to Nissan, Amsterdam is the electric taxi capital of the world. Three companies, Taxi Electric, Connexxion and TCA operate more than 170 Nissan LEAF and e-NV200 electric vehicles for private hire by hotel and airport clientele, businesses, and those with restricted mobility. We note that there are 167 Tesla…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 13

Leaf charging UK

650-Mile Road Trip In A Nissan LEAF – Video

Jonathan Porterfield, one of the Nissan LEAF owners in UK, took a 649.7-mile (some 1,045 km) road trip on the 1st to the 3rd of April. To reach his destination, Jonathan tried to use public DC fast chargers, mostly installed by Ecotricity. As it turns out, despite a relatively good…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 20

Nissan LEAF Drifts

Nissan LEAF Drifts – Video

Drifting a front-wheel-drive car is close to impossible, but with the help of some rear-wheel skids, it’s doable even in the Nissan LEAF: “So maybe I cheated a little by placing wood planks under the rear tires….” Yes, that would be cheating, but it’s still entertaining to watch.

1 month ago by Electric CarsTV 9