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Nissan Leaf Models Used as Police Cars in Portugal

July 19, 2012 / No Comments

In an effort to reduce its ecological footprint,Portugal's Polícia de Segurança Pública (PSP) has begun using Nissan Leaf as police cars. PSP is the first police force in the world to incorporate cars with zero-emission technology in its fleet. Superintendent Paul Gomes Valente, National Director of PSP, said that the force is proud of this decision and want to continue contributing ...

Nissan Leaf Holds 95 Percent of its Value Even After a Year

June 5, 2012 / No Comments

Want to give away your Nissan Leaf? Well, this seems to be the best time. A recent report in this regard says that the vehicle at present holds more value, that too more than Chevrolet Volt or Toyota Prius. The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA)’s recent guide has made this conclusion and further adds that Nissan Leaf holds 95 percent of ...

Nissan e-NV200 Set for Production; Will Go on Sale in 2013

May 29, 2012 / No Comments

We will soon get to see Nissan’s new e-NV200 Concept driving in to the market place. The car manufacturer has announced its plans to commence production of the EV. The concept is said to be a genuine breakthrough in commercial vehicles, and the new edition may be seen as underlining Nissan's leadership within the electric vehicle segment. Well, we do not have ...

Nissan Lines Up More New Electric Cars Models

May 17, 2012 / No Comments

The multinational carmaker has much in store as its next offers. We are talking about Nissan and its upcoming models. The company is, in fact planning to bring out three new back-to-back models. One of the new electric vehicles has been given the name e-NV200. It would be a variant of the commercial electric vehicle NV200. The next model in the list ...

Venucia E-Concept is a China Version of the Nissan Leaf

April 27, 2012 / No Comments

Venucia, the Chinese car brand that gets its name from Venus, the goddess of beauty, had some time ago promised that they would bring in a plug-in vehicle to Chinaby 2015. The latest we get to hear from the automaker is that the Beijing Motor Show has revealed the prototype of the Venucia’s all-electric e-concept. What interests us I that ...

Nissan Dealer Network in Europe to Grow Tenfold

March 14, 2012 / No Comments

The Nissan Leaf is a wonderful car and the automaker wants it to be the most popular car in the coming season. For that, Nissan has decided to increase the number of car dealers in Europe to 1,000, which, of course, is 10 times the number of dealers they have right now. Nissan is expecting to sell Leaf in 14 European ...

Nissan Invitation Concept Heads for Geneva Show

February 9, 2012 / No Comments

It looks like Nissan wants to change customers’ perspective regarding small cars.  They are planning to do that with their newest B segment car that they call Invitation. The Invitation is a concept set to debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March. The show will preview the upcoming subcompact from the automaker packed with cutting edge technology to assist ...

Cars May Shiver When Snow Falls, but Nissan Leaf Won’t [Video]

January 26, 2012 / No Comments

While Nissan was celebrating selling its 10,000th Leaf in North America, NissanJapanwas proving that the Leaf wasn’t scared of winter weather, at a special press event held near the northern city of Shibetsu, Hokkaido. With ambient temperatures averaging just 15.8 degrees Fahrenheit, Nissan invited Japanese automotive journalists to test the handling and performance of the Leaf in frigid temperatures. Despite the ...

FedEx Nissan NV200 EV to Roar through the Streets of London

December 20, 2011 / No Comments

Nissan and FedEx Express are together planning to test a Nissan NV200 electric vehicle prototype in practical situations. The NV200 uses the same EV power train and battery as the all-electric Nissan Leaf, which has won multiple awards including, the 2011 European Car of the Year, 2011 World Car of the Year, and Car of the Year Japan 2011-2012. Beth Galetti, ...

Nissan Lining Up Yet Another EV

December 14, 2011 / No Comments

With the astounding popularity of the Leaf, Nissan is planning to launch a new vehicle for the US market. It may be recalled that they had already planned to release 2 EVs at the start of the coming year. The two planned EVs include a Leaf-based luxury sedan and a small electric van for use as a commercial vehicle or taxi. ...