Articles about Nissan

  • Nissan gets The Big Turn On for electric cars

    Nissan has launched a new 100-day social media campaign called The Big Turn On, designed to help “change minds and open consumers eyes” with regard to electric cars.
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    By Will Dron April 3, 2012 10:49 AM
  • Steven Seagal goes on patrol in Nissan LEAF

    Steven Seagal, star of such blockbusters as Under Siege and Under Siege 2: Dark Territory, has joined the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) Golden Gate Division for a reality TV programme that is filming from now until late August.
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    By Gavin Conway April 1, 2012 9:03 AM
  • Batmobile looks but Deltawing ain’t a Le Mans Joker

    The radical DeltaWing experimental racer certainly looks odd but when announcing Nissan as engine partner, the team behind it told us its radical design will usher in a new era in motor racing. And it could use electric or hydrogen power in the future.
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    By Will Dron March 28, 2012 10:49 AM
  • Nissan LEAF electric car celebrates its first birthday in UK

    It seems just like yesterday, but it was 12 months ago today that Nissan delivered its first-ever pure-electric LEAF to a customer. Two customers, in fact – electronics engineer Richard Todd and Smooth Radio DJ Mark Goodier.
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    By Will Dron March 23, 2012 2:25 PM
  • Vauxhall Ampera off to roaring start in Europe

    General Motors’ range extended electric car might have had a bruising start to the year in the U.S., but in Europe it’s a very different story. GM says that it already holds 7,000 orders for the 2012 Vauxhall (Opel) Ampera, which is remarkably good going considering that the sales target for the year is 10,000 units.
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    By Gavin Conway March 21, 2012 6:09 PM