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My 2013 Nissan Leaf goes further now than when I bought it

When I bought my used Nissan Leaf, I did so knowing that I rarely drive more than 30 to 40 miles in a day. For the occasional longer trips for …

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2018 Nissan LEAF, Tesla Model 3, Chevrolet Bolt: How Do They Compare?

Tesla Model 3<p>Should you wait to buy the all-new Nissan LEAF, get a Chevrolet Bolt today, or hop on the Tesla Model 3 reservation list?<p>Let’s just …

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2018 Nissan Leaf Quick Spin | Another fork stab into the light socket

LAS VEGAS — Utility is about the least interesting reason for buying a new car. There's no exhilaration in signing up for 60 months of financing on an appliance that will never inspire passion. There's no joy in looking forward to taking something for granted. So, here's the second-generation 2018 …

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Taking The Electric Vehicle Mainstream

<i>By Sam Abuelsamid</i><p>The plug-in EV (PEV) is rapidly evolving to become a viable mainstream option for almost every car buyer. As ever with automobiles, there is no silver bullet solution. This year there are several unique variations on how best to serve the needs of drivers seeking to minimize energy …

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Tesla Model 3 Order Updates … Elon Musk Inc. … Nissan’s Nissan LEAF Trick

Autonomous Vehicles<p><b>Published on</b> September 18th, 2017 | <i>by Zachary Shahan</i><p>0<p>September 18th, 2017 by <b>Zachary Shahan</b><p>It was another blazingly hot week in EV …

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2018 Nissan LEAF Walkaround Videos Provide Us With Clearest View Yet Of New Update

The premiere of the 2018 Nissan LEAF is already behind us, and compared to the outgoing model, the EV looks great, and should be well received …

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Nissan Chooses Renesas Chips for Automatic-Parking Gear

Renesas Electronics has announced that its R-Car system-on-chip (SoC) for car infotainment and advanced driving assistant systems (ADAS) as well as …

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Archive » Longer Range EVs are Here NOW

<b>Chevy Bolt</b><p>Named Motor Trend’s 2017 Car of the Year, the Chevy Bolt is roomy, safe, and one of the most inexpensive EVs. Right now you can purchase a …

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Nissan has built 150 million vehicles

Nissan has produced its 150 millionth vehicle. While the automaker didn't specify what model took it past the mark (with multiple production lines around the world operating simultaneously, it may be hard to tell), we do know that Nissan Leaf prototypes are currently in production.<p>Nissan, founded …

Autos

Why You Should Consider Buying A Used Electric Car

With some of the latest all-electric cars, most notably the Chevrolet Bolt and Tesla Model 3, able to run for well over 200 miles on a charge, and the redesigned 2018 Nissan Leaf now rated at 150 miles, EVs are fast becoming practical for a growing number of motorists.<p>But that doesn’t necessarily …

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Nissan makes the smart play with the 2018 Leaf

Holding pat and delivering lower-range cars like the 2018 Leaf while the competition stretches itself looks like a smart play in the long run<p>Hit or stand, what's your strategy? Using a city built on gambling to introduce the redesigned Leaf, Nissan played it safe with their mass-market vehicle …

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2018 Nissan e-NV200 To Get 40 kWh Battery, Arrives This Spring

Nissan e-NV200<p>A representative of one of the Nissan’s dealerships in Germany has revealed that the <b>e-NV200 with 40 kWh battery</b> is coming in 2018!<p>2018 …

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A closer look at the all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf

Nissan’s new Leaf is the updated version of one of the pioneers of the modern all-electric consumer car, and the change is a promising one. The new vehicle offers 150 miles of range based on EPA estimates, which is a lot more than its predecessor at 107 miles (if off a bit when compared to other …

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New Nissan Leaf 2018 – Photos from every imaginable angle and night shots

Like you, we have been waiting for months (some may say years!), to get a good view of the new Nissan Leaf 2018. Months ago we had some spy shots we could share with you. Later Nissan itself teased us with a few pictures but still no good look at this brand new electric vehicle until the launch …

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Leading the charge

Manitobans who switch to an electric vehicle from gasoline lead the continent in the benefits bestowed on the environment, a new study suggests.<p>The …

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Renault, Nissan & Mitsubishi alliance will launch 12 new all-electric vehicles within the next 5 years

On the sidelines of the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, several major automakers made announcements about their electric car efforts.<p>The Renault, Nissan & Mitsubishi alliance wasn’t among them, but they now also announce new plans as part of their 2022 synergy strategy.<p>Carlos Ghosn, chairman and chief …

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Why one guy bought a 2017 Nissan Leaf electric car: it was a great deal

The deals, incentives, and rebates currently available on the 2017 Nissan Leaf are generous and well documented.<p>A handful of utility companies across …

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The new Nissan Leaf is a big improvement on the old car — but it's up against tough design competition from the Tesla Model 3

Electric cars are starting to have their moment. The Tesla Model 3 has begun deliveries, and its main rival, the Chevy Bolt, has been on the market since last October. The vehicles have base prices of $35,000 and about $37,000, respectively, but at the moment Tesla is only manufacturing a $44,000 …

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After 3 Years of Nissan Leaf Now Chevy Bolt and Comparison

David Fox from Los Angeles, who leased a 2015 NIssan Leaf and moved to Chevy Bolt after his lease was over, posted in SF Bay Area Nissan Leaf Owners …

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Japanese car firms to accelerate electric vehicle push

As governments around the world begin to get even tougher on traditional combustion engines, Japan's car manufacturers are well positioned to put …

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Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi team up on self-driving and electric cars

Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi have unveiled plans to work together on electric and self-driving cars.<p>The automakers plan to release their first fully autonomous car, requiring no human driver at all, in about five years. Ultimately, the alliance intends to be a leader in driverless taxis, …

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Renault-Nissan vows to double synergies in convergence push

PARIS (Reuters) - The Renault-Nissan (PA:RENA) (T:7201) alliance pledged on Friday to double savings from closer integration to 10 billion euros …

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The e-Golf starts at $31,315, but is the upgraded range enough to lure EV buyers?

Volkswagen has updated its sole all-electric U.S. model for the 2017 model year, bumping the battery size from 24.2 kWh to 35.8 kWh. That now yields …

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2018 VW e-Golf pricing revealed, and it comes in close to the Nissan Leaf

Over in Frankfurt this week, it was all about the many forms electrification will take in the near future. But in the here-and-now real world, the EV arms race is getting interesting too. Volkswagen on Thursday revealed pricing of the new, longer-range 2018 e-Golf. And it's going to make for some …

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EV Charging Consumes Less Energy Than Water Heating In Typical US Home

Electric Vehicle Charging Consumes Less Energy than Water Heating in a Typical Household (source: energy.gov)<p>The US DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency …

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Shell Expands Plan For EV Chargers At Its Gas Stations

Shell<p>Shell has begun to equip its gas stations with fast chargers in UK this month – albeit at a not-so-fast pace. In total, 10 stations are to be EV …

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Nissan Leaf: new model improves on world's most popular EV

The Nissan Leaf is the world's most popular electric car. The trouble is, that’s not saying much. Electric vehicles sales remain a drop in a much …

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2018 Nissan Leaf first drive: better without branching out

An EV pioneer gets a sharper suit and more range, but doesn’t try to be a leader<p>The 2018 Nissan Leaf was never likely to be a scene-stealer the way the Chevrolet Bolt was last year or the Tesla Model 3 is this year.<p>After all, Nissan already had the show to itself when the first Leaf went on sale …

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Modified Nissan LEAF become first all-electric vehicle to complete Mongol Rally

<b>LONDON, UK (12 September, 2017)</b> – Scottish husband and wife team Chris and Julie Ramsey, aka Plug In Adventures, crossed the Mongol Rally finish line …

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Frankfurt show shines electric light on auto futures

Automakers at the Frankfurt car show, IAA, have been highlighting their e-auto credentials and distancing themselves from Dieselgate. But how will …

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