September 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
China has one of the most aggressive electric car incentive programs of any country. Lately, it has accused several companies of collecting subsidies for cars and buses that never got built. What's a right thinking Communist country to do?
August 14th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Nissan says it has invented a new variable compression engine that has the power of a turbo with the torque and fuel economy of a diesel. It will debut in a new Infiniti model next year
August 6th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Nissan has decided to sell its interest in the joint venture it forged with NEC a decade ago. In the future it will get the batteries for its electric and hybrid cars from outside suppliers.
July 22nd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A new program will make $4.5 billion in federal loan guarantees available to promote a new system of nationwide EV charging stations. The objective is to reduce range anxiety for EV drivers.
June 29th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Will the Nissan LEAF become a plug-in hybrid like the Chevy Volt? At Nissan’s annual stockholders meeting on June 22, [&hellip
June 14th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Nissan is working on fuel cell technology that uses bio-ethanol instead of hydrogen. The company says its system is less expensive and solves the refueling infrastructure problem that hydrogen has.
June 7th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A report from the IEA says 1.26 million electric cars were sold worldwide in 2015. That's a good sign, but there is a long way to go before electric cars go mainstream
May 12th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Nissan has purchased a controlling interest in Mitsubishi Motors. The deal will likely save Mitsubishi from bankruptcy and give Nissan greater access to markets in Japan and southeast Asia.
April 20th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Mitsubishi admitted on Tuesday that fuel economy numbers for more than 600,000 Kei class cars built in the past 2 years were deliberately misstated.
April 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Nissan says it might build and electric sports car -- someday. Why is it not focusing on updating the LEAF instead? That car is practically an antique.
March 29th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Christian Meunier is the new head of sales and marketing for Nissan in America. He was very unhappy with the company's ad strategy when he took over the job in January. He decided to do something about it.
March 4th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Nissan in collaboration with Foster + Partners has revealed its vision for a connected world of electric cars, renewable energy, and wireless charging at the Geneva auto show.
March 4th, 2016 | by Kyle Park Points
Troy Hunt, a prominent security researcher, has exposed a flaw in the NissanConnect app which allows a remote user to [&hellip