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Nissan’s Future Lab Experiments imagine new vehicle ownership models and map the future of mobility

Nissan’s Future Lab Searches For New EV Ownership Models

Nissan is searching for new vehicle ownership models, and to also map future transportation needs through its Future Lab Experiments (which we thinks sounds more like an attraction at Disney’s Epcot theme park). The Japanese company is trying to find new products for commercialization using “Living Labs” – or real-world experiments and trials…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 8

Nissan LEAF sales in Japan – August 2016

Nissan LEAF Sales In Japan Stay Strong In August

This year in Japan, Nissan LEAF sales have improved every month compared to last year.  So we assume that the 2016/30 kWh version has done the job in keeping up the momentum for Nissan’s EV until the larger improvements show up in 2017. In August, LEAF sales growth in Japan amounted to 36%, up…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 15

Nissan LEAF

Nissan LEAF Three Peak Challenge Attempt

Autocar recently picked up on Nissan’s idea to attempt the Three Peaks Challenge using its electric car to get around. The Three Peaks Challenge requires one to visit the highest peaks in Scotland, England and Wales – up for the climb was Autocar’s Ben Nevis in the Grampian Mountains, Scafell Pike…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 3

Nissan LEAFs at the Norikura Skyline Special Stage at JAPAN EV RALLY 2016

Nissan Sends 6 LEAFs To Hill Climb At Japan EV Rally 2016

Nissan recently visited the Japanese Alps with a zero emission fleet of LEAFs. In total, six LEAFs participated in the Norikura Skyline Special Stage at Japan EV Rally 2016.  (Of note: only EVs are allowed by permit on the Norikura Skyline in Takayama) One of the pretty swell advantages of all-electric cars…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 0