An electric future for cars is certain, but what happens to the batteries at the end of their useful life? Vicky Parrott investigates. Electric cars are The Future. We all know it. Be it plug-in hybrid or pure electric, sales…
Nissan says the appeal of the Qashqai is now greater than ever, thanks to the launch of an upgraded 1.5-litre diesel engine. The enhanced 113 bhp unit offers drivers a 5 bhp increase in power over the 108 bhp of the previous generation. Torque remains the same at 192 ft lb, though the engine now features an all-new overboost function. This delivers an extra 5 bhp and 18 ft lb of torque for up to 15 seconds of driving.
The Nissan Navara N-Guard is a new special version of the brand’s award-winning pickup, and it’s on sale now. Available as Double Cab with 2.3 dCi 187 bhp engine, the model is priced starting from £28,075.00 Basic Retail exc. VAT with the manual gearbox, and £29,525.00 Basic Retail exc. VAT for the automatic gearbox. The N-Guard special version has a contemporary design upgrade, plus extra standard equipment.
Eight years after it created the compact crossover segment, the one millionth Juke has rolled off the line at Nissan Sunderland Plant. On average, a brand new Juke is built at the plant every 105 seconds.
Nissan is celebrating the 100,000th delivery of the LEAF car this month in Europe. Globally, over 320,000 Nissan LEAF have been sold, making it the most sold EV in the world.
Nissan has announced the retail launch of its integrated home energy solution, Nissan Energy Solar. UK customers can now optimise the way their properties create, store and consume energy via the use of integrated solar panels, battery storage (xStorage Home) and a home energy management system.
Nissan is taking performance of its ‘tough and smart’ pickup to a new extreme with the launch of the Navara OFF-ROADER AT32. It is the first time a Navara has been developed with a partner brand for pan-European markets. The newcomer…
The European New Car Assessment Programme has awarded the new Nissan Leaf a 5-star rating. The Leaf is the first car to be assessed against Euro NCAP’s improved and extended protocols for 2018. The 2018 protocol sees the introduction of a raft of new tests which address key crash scenarios involving cars, pedestrians and now also the growing number of cyclists.
Nissan has introduced a new, longer range e-NV200 with a 705kg payload, enough cargo space for two Euro pallets and which is capable of travelling 124 miles between charges (WLTP combined cycle) – comfortably more than the 55 miles a…
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has unveiled plans to launch growing numbers of electrified vehicles, expand and evolve autonomous driving systems, and accelerate vehicle connectivity as part of its Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022 midterm plan. Among the targets, Nissan is aiming to sell 1 million electrified vehicles – either pure electric models or those with e-POWER powertrains – annually by fiscal year 2022.