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!
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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.
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.
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.
An example of what a future zero-emissions Nissan could be, the all-electric Nissan IDS concept car made its first US appearance last week.
Nissan says it will introduce a new electric vehicle with a range extender engine in 2016. The Nissan LEAF is not a candidate for extended range technology.
Thanks to Scoot rentals in San Francisco, the crazy-fun, crazy-cute Renault Twizy EV is now available for half-hour rentals!
Originally posted on EVObsession Like a Matchbox car come to life, the glow-in-the-dark Nissan LEAF painted with Strontium Aluminate-laced paint absolutely appeals to my inner child. More than just a cool idea though, glow-in-the-dark paint has plenty of practical purposes, like Holland’s Smart Highway, which replaces painted lane markers with luminescent paint. I mean, does […]
Though a new Nissan LEAF is due out sometime this year, CEO Carlos Ghosn has said not to expect any teasers or details anytime soon. What little information we do have on the next LEAF is nearly a year old, though the new Nissan Sway Concept does remind me of a rendering purporting to show […]
Originally posted on EV Obsession One of the key marks of a great car is customer loyalty, as happy buyers are more likely to come back for their next vehicle. The Nissan LEAF was awarded the IHS Automotive Automotive Loyalty Award for non-luxury compact cars, and it was the only plug-in car on the extensive […]
The Infiniti LE electric car concept was supposed to be in production by now, but lower-than-expected LEAF sales have put the kibosh on this luxury EV.
How do you convince somebody that an electric car can meet their daily driving needs? Why not give them a free Nissan LEAF for a couple of months to try on for size? In Japan, Nissan is “giving” up to 2,000 potential owners the chance to try out a LEAF for a couple of months […]
After a little more than two years and 50,000 vehicles sold, Tesla Model S owners have covered a total of a billion kilometers of gas-free driving.
In a recent survey, more than half of Nissan LEAF owners said they would never go back to gas-powered cars after driving electric.
The EDAG Light Cocoon Concept does away with body panels completely, wrapping the chassis in a waterproof fabric one quarter the weight of copier paper.
If history is any guide, the 2016 Chevy Volt could help double GM’s sales of its plug-in hybrid, and it all goes back to the year 2000 and the Toyota Prius.