Nissan Leaf

Standby For The Coming Golden Age Of Investment

Lower Energy Prices.<p>Biotech waiting for its time in the sun.<p>Euro, Japanese yen will sell off.<p>Corporate revenue growth never been better.<p>All adds up …

Business

Nissan Leaf Wins First International Award

<b>The next-generation Nissan Leaf has taken top honors at the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) annual CES Unveiled ceremony, presented by the Consumer</b> …

Electric Vehicles

Nissan Leaf

The 150-mile question<p><b>We Like:</b> Attractive design, superb semi-autonomous driving option, killer pricing<p><b>We Don’t Like:</b> Borderline range improvement, CHAdeMO fast-charging plug<p>Although electric vehicle historians will inevitably point to GM’s EV1 as the dawn of the modern electric car, its real …

Electric Vehicles

Best Car To Buy 2018; Tesla Semi, Roadster; VW e-Golf driven; electric-car tax credit: The Week in Reverse

<i>What strong new competitor to the Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid will go on sale December 1?</i><p><i>Which vehicle did we name our Green Car Reports Best Car To</i> …

Electric Vehicles

7 Things Ev Most EV Owners Have in Common

Two days ago I did a little survey asking Electric car owners about some of the most common things Volt and Bolt owners and other EV owners have in …

Electric Vehicles

Factbox: Automakers get serious about electric cars

(Reuters) - Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) leaders on Friday approved a five-year spending plan that aims to further the German carmaker’s goal of transforming itself into a leading force in electric cars.<p>A sign is pictured on an electric car charging station at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland …

Electric Vehicles

‘Connected’ cars are hitting UK roads for the first time

Slowly, the UK government is realising its dream of making the nation a self-driving research hub. UK Autodrive, a publicly funded consortium that includes Jaguar Land Rover, Ford and TATA Motors, has announced a new set of trials in Coventry today. They will focus on self-driving cars and vehicles …

Transportation

Nissan blames staff shortage for improper tests, plans more inspectors

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co Ltd on Friday blamed a staff shortage for improper final inspections at its car plants in Japan for over 20 years, and said it would increase the number of trained staff as part of a plan to improve compliance.<p>Last month, Nissan issued a recall for 1.2 million …

Electric Vehicles

Why are we not buying electric cars?

<b>Opinion: there are many reasons from technology to societal preferences behind our slow take-up of electric cars, but the poor choice of available</b> …

Electric Vehicles

Prosecute driverless car devs for software snafus, say cyclists

<b>AEV Bill</b> A cyclists' association wants software developers for any "errors" in driverless car software to be "criminally prosecuted".<p>Cycling UK's …

Driverless Cars

Tesla Model 3 Buyers Will Flee Faster than Electrons When Electric Vehicle Tax Breaks End

Count on it: Elon Musk will be on the hook for $200 million in refunds—to at least 200,000 Model 3 depositors—when EV dreams meet price-hike …

Electric Vehicles

Still a bumpy road along the West Coast’s ‘green highway’

British Columbia hit a milestone this spring, when one out of every 25 new passenger cars purchased was electric, making it the leading province in the country for EV sales. But there are some potholes along the West Coast's "green highway."<p>BC Hydro signed a deal with a San Francisco company four …

Electric Vehicles

Checking Out The Real World Cargo Space Of Some Popular EVs

<i>“What do Norwegians do on Sundays? We gather up at IKEA to measure the cargo space in different cars.”</i><p>Bjørn Nyland and some Norwegian EV enthusiasts …

Electric Vehicles

Electric-bus pledge, why Ioniq and Leaf lost, electric SUVs, climate-deniers embarrassed: Today's Car News

Today, we explain the reasoning behind our Best Car To Buy 2018 award in more detail, take bets on all-electric SUVs, explain how a group of U.S. …

Autos

Tesla die-hards unfazed by Model 3 delays

Tesla ended up making just 260 Model 3 sedans in the third quarter, far fewer than the company’s projection of 1,500.<p>"Demand for Model 3 is not going …

Business (South Africa)

What The New 2018 Nissan LEAF Means For You

<b>Published on</b> November 11th, 2017 | <i>by Nicolas Zart</i><p>0<p>November 11th, 2017 by <b>Nicolas Zart</b><p>Recently, I conducted an interview with Daniele Schillaci, …

Electric Vehicles

Ghosn focuses Renault-Nissan alliance on EV assault

Ghosn: "We know how people use electric cars, what they need and what are the problems."<p><b>Lindsay Chappell</b> <b><br>Automotive News Europe</b><p>NEW YORK — Carlos Ghosn …

Electric Vehicles

Nissan LEAF Named Most Reliable Car In Survey

Nissan LEAF<p>A new automotive survey has declared the Nissan LEAF the most reliable car on the road – at least for New Zealand anyway. A result which …

Autos

Excellent Chevy Bolt Video Review and Road Test by Alex on Autos

Alex on Autos produces excellent car reviews. "I disagree with one comment though about level 2 charger being required. It is not required and the …

Electric Vehicles

Pedro Arrais review: 2017 Chevy Bolt is the electric car to beat

To say that the all-electric 2017 Chevrolet Bolt is a game-changer would be an understatement. It might be the breakthrough car that propels the …

Electric Vehicles

Nissan "Sells" 19,000-Plus New LEAFs In First Month On Market

New Nissan LEAF<p>Or probably more like 23,000-plus.<p>Regardless of what the actual figure is, the new Nissan LEAF is hotter than hot right now. And it’s …

Electric Vehicles

Skeptics At Boston Consulting Group Now Support Electric Cars

Interestingly, amidst the current administration aiming to do away with the EV tax credit, another skeptical firm moves to support electric cars. …

Electric Vehicles

6 Things I Didn't Know About Electric Cars Until I Bought One

Two months in with my Nissan Leaf, here's what I've learned so far.<p>Have you ever wondered what it would actually be like to own an electric car and use it every day? So did I--and then I bought one. And despite more than a year of careful research before the fact, actually owning the car has come …

Electric Vehicles

Tax plan could pump the brakes on CA's electric car market

<i>A Tesla Model S sedan plugged into a charging station outside of the Tesla Factory in Fremont.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images</i>David …

Tesla Model S

State considers prolonging support for e-cars

By the end of October, 429 applicants showed interest in a subsidy for purchasing electric cars.

Electric Vehicles

Finalist for Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018: Nissan Leaf

If any electric car aside from the Tesla Model 3 can be called "long-awaited," it would be the redesigned 2018 Nissan Leaf.<p>First thought to arrive as …

Electric Vehicles

ABB to cover Iceland with 15 new fast-charging electric car stations

Iceland is perfect for massive adoption of electric vehicles. The island’s electricity generation is already 100% renewable, which makes EVs super clean, and being a remote island, petrol is expensive.<p>With a strong EV charging infrastructure and a few more options for electric car models, Iceland …

Electric Vehicles

2018 Nissan Leaf review

The second-generation Nissan Leaf electric car has a longer range and more tech. But questions remain over how much it will cost in Australia, and …

Electric Vehicles

Google Wait Times feature saves you from waiting in line at restaurants

Nothing ruins your dinner like a long wait. Luckily, Google understands, and is here to save you from the monster that is your hungry self. The …

Google

2018 Nissan Leaf, electric van with drone, GM and Nissan vs tax bill, new Twitter poll: Today's Car News

Today, two carmakers push back against killing the electric-car tax credit, an electric delivery van with a drone option, the 2018 Nissan Leaf …

Electric Vehicles