Shared Electric Car Platform Will Reduce Costs For Nissan, Renault, and Mitsubishi

Nissan, Renault, and Mitsubishi are working to develop one chassis for every electric car the three companies sell and share one motor, one battery, and one inverter. The plan should lower prices by about 20%.

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Nissan Electric Sports Car Still In The Works

Since it went on sale in late 2010, over 100,000 Nissan Leafs have been sold, marking an important milestone for both the brand, and electric cars in general. But what about the promised electric sports car Nissan teased a few years ago? It’s still in the works, according to Nissan’s design chief, and it could combine elements of popular past concepts.

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Nissan e-NV200 Electric Delivery Van Launching Next Year

While Nissan has reportedly invested over a billion dollars into electric vehicles, so far the Nissan Leaf is the only model they’re selling. But come next year, the all-electric Nissan e-NV200 delivery van is set to go into production, and it could have big implications for commercial fleet owners.

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Nissan Testing Heat-Resistant Battery, Adding Two More EV Models

The Nissan Leaf has led the way in America when it comes to electric car sales, and the Japanese automaker is showing no signs of slowing down its EV onslaught. In addition to the Leaf, a compact Infini EV, and an all-electric version of the NV2000 cargo van, Nissan plans to launch two new electric models, along with a new, heat-resistant battery in the new few years.

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