April 18th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
What is the best electric car for under $40,000? That depends on several factors -- range, price, performance, charging time, handling, and styling all play a part in the decision. Why not drive them all and make your own decision?
March 28th, 2017 | by gas2
"Well I can tell you the first thing I like about Nissans in general — is that I love their seats — the way they hug your body. The seats in my hybrid are not as nice." Diego Alejandro continues: "This is really cool. I love all the high-tech stuff, the way it sounds when you turn it on. I like the sound. It sounds futuristic. It sounds like a jet."
March 27th, 2017 | by gas2
I like the breeze off the Gulf of Mexico, but it's sometimes too strong — the summer hurricane season is upon us, and who knows what's around the corner? Those essential services we typically take for granted can stop quickly, and then be gone for hours or even days. The dark is nice for a change, but the food might spoil. No lights, no electricity, no cooling, no heating, no stove, no refrigeration — lacking these essentials for long presents a huge challenge for 21st century creatures.
March 16th, 2017 | by gas2
Nissan has a hot new model in town (in the UK) and it is stylish — the Nissan LEAF Black Edition. The always zero-emission LEAF is impressive in any style, in my humble opinion. The LEAF Black Edition proves there's no need to compromise on style to be perfectly clean. Take notice of the extras as well. One of those: the first 200 customers will receive a free in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot
March 14th, 2017 | by James Ayre
Nissan began testing self-driving versions of its popular all-electric LEAF in London recently, as we already reported, but not much further information on the matter was available at the time
March 2nd, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
Pope Francis has been very outspoken about the dangers of global warming, the importance of environmental stewardship, and the corruption of greed — with what seemed like a particular focus on Donald Trump and the USA last year
February 6th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
The Nissan Note e-Power is a series hybrid that is sort of like a Chevy Volt and sort of like a Toyota Prius. It is part of the company's push to reduce the cost of EVs by sharing parts between several models. The LEAF and the Note e-Power use the same motor and electronics.
February 4th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Two Hawaiian utility companies are offering up to a $10,000 EV rebate to buyers of the Nissan LEAF electric car. The rebate is available through the end of March.
January 27th, 2017 | by Jo Borrás
Nissan and BMW are taking steps to Double the size of the EVGo Fast Charging Network, bringing access to 90% of America's EV owners!
December 23rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A study distributed by the Sierra Club shows that car companies spend no more than 1.25% of their annual advertising budgets promoting electric cars. But that doesn't stop them from complaining long and loud that no one want to buy an electric car.
December 12th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Last month we posted a review of the Nissan LEAF by Gas2 reader Caleb Hey. It turns out Caleb was [&hellip
November 29th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Gas2 reader Caleb Hey has glowing things to say about his Nissan LEAF after one year of ownership. He has also has made a video of his experiences.
November 24th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Bosch has introduced two new 240 volt Level 2 EV chargers for the North American market designed to be slimmer and easier to install. The Power Max 2 Plus features wifi connectivity for remote monitoring and control.