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Nissan updates 2012 LEAF with more features and a higher price

07/19/2011, Folks thinking about getting the Nissan LEAF but haven’t invested their hard earned cash into getting one will be pleased to know that their patience has paid off. Nissan has just announced that it launching an updated Nissan LEAF based on feedback...

Nissan wants to electrify vans next

07/17/2011, Nissan’s foray into the world of commercial electric vehicles (EVs) kick started with the LEAF, and the Japanese company can’t quite get enough of EVs that they will be working on an electric van in the future, with their current NV200 van as...

Nissan and 4R develop a new EV charging system

07/11/2011, Just when you thought electric vehicles (EV) couldn’t get any greener, Nissan and 4R have decided to come up with a way to make them rechargeable via renewable energy sources. The two companies have just announced that they’ve developed a...

Nissan LEAF charged via towing

05/27/2011, Now this is something that we would not recommend Nissan LEAF owners to do (we didn’t try it out in our review for obvious reasons), but apparently a Dutch LEAF owner found out that his electric vehicle can juice up its batteries behind a truck as...

Nissan LEAF declared 2011 World Car of the Year

04/21/2011, The eco-friendly car from Nissan known as the LEAF has just been declared the world car of the year 2011. Going up against the Audi A8 and BMW 5 Series in the finals, the world’s first mass-market electric vehicle managed to edge out its sportier...

Nissan ESFLOW electric production concept

02/10/2011, The Nissan ESFLOW looks pretty mean for an electric production concept car, but deep down inside, it is but a Leaf. Yeah, the rather tame electric vehicle from Nissan sports a totally new and radical look in this concept, where it is tipped to debut at...

World’s First Nissan Leaf Delivered

12/13/2010, It’s taken some time to arrive and now it’s finally here. We’re talking about the arrival of the Nissan Leaf electric vehicle. The first unit was purchased by Olivier Chalouhi from the San Francisco Bay Area and the vehicle will be...

Nissan New Mobility Concept 2-seater Electric Car

11/03/2010, Nissan has unveiled a concept two-seater electric vehicle in an effort to boost its green credentials. The car, dubbed the Nissan New Mobility Concept, is suitable for short distance drives and personal use. It features a small design that makes it easy...

Nissan Solar Tree Concept

10/05/2010, [CEATEC 2010] The Nissan Solar Tree is a concept that is part of the larger 2030 zero-emission city that Nissan and many major industrial companies in Japan are participating to. The idea is to create the next-generation city design based on the new green...

Nissan to license Scratch Shield paint to NTT DoCoMo

11/10/2009, Nissan’s Scratch Shield paint is currently being licensed to NTT DoCoMo as the latter wants to use the former’s technology in their cellphones. This self-healing paint supposedly self-heals fine scratches and can restore the vehicles’...

Nissan Land Glider electric vehicle

10/08/2009, Nissan’s Land Glider electric vehicle could pave the way for future automobiles, where this fully electric 2-seater was specially developed to function as an urban runabout, being extremely narrow in width so that congestion in dense city centers...

Nissan EPORO robot learns driving from fish

10/06/2009, [CEATEC 2009] Over the past couple of years, Nissan has used cute robots as a mean to communicate their R&D efforts and it’s hard not to pay attenton. This year,a group of EPORO robots (six) were shown rolling around in a tight group, without...