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Nissan's newest BladeGlider concept

Video: Nissan’s newest BladeGlider electric sports car concept

A video of the Nissan BladeGlider’s latest prototype have been revealed on the Internet. This electric sports car concept was unveiled in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 4.
Latest prototype of the Nissan BladeGlider

Nissan BladeGlider EV Powertrain Made By Williams Advanced Engineering

Nissan released their newest prototype, the concept car EV sports car BladeGlider, on 4 August in Brazil. The vehicle utilizes an EV powertrain produced by Williams Advanced Engineering in the UK.
Nissan BladeGlider Prototype

Is The Nissan Sport EV BladeGlider Targeting The Market?

Nissan released their newest prototype, the concept car EV sports car BladeGlider, on 4 August in Brazil. The car is attracting attention for several improved aspects of the vehicle not present on the model shown off 3 years ago that seem to be more attuned to the automotive market.
New Nissan Murano Hybrid

Nissan releases Murano hybrid for US market

In late July, Nissan North America unveiled the Murano Hybrid for the US market. The new Murano Hybrid made its world premiere at the Shanghai Motor Show in April, 2015. The Murano is Nissan's luxury crossover and its 3rd generation model was unveiled at the New York Motor Show in April, 2014. It was developed to set a new standard for the mid-ship engine crossover segment.
The all-new Auris Hybrid

Toyota’s hybrid sales up 44% to over 140,000 units in Europe; 2016 first-half results

On July 13, Toyota Motor Europe announced its 2016 first-half (January to June) sales results for hybrid vehicles in Europe. According to these results, overall sales grew by a significant 44% to 145,160 units.
Nissan Leaf

Nissan Leaf sales up nearly 60% in January to May

Sales of Nissan's Leaf EV have been particularly favorable in Norway. On June 24, Nissan Europe published its sales figures for January to May 2016 and reported 58.7% year-on year growth with 2,450 units sold.
Nissan Leaf (US model)

Nissan Leaf, the only Japanese EV in demand in the US; May results

The sales results for the Nissan Leaf and Mitsubishi i-MiEV in the US market for May 2016 have been announced by the respective automakers.
Nissan e-NV200

Nissan reduces prices for e-NV200 with entry-level model available from 3,030,000 yen

On June 1, Nissan Motor Company announced that it will reduce its manufacturer’s suggested retail prices for the e-NV200 electric commercial van in Japan.
Toyota Prius

Toyota total hybrids sold hits 9M just one year after hitting 8M

Toyota announced that it has surpassed the 9,000,000 sales mark for its hybrid models worldwide as of the end of April 2016 with a grand total of 9,014,000 hybrids sold.
The 2016 Nissan Leaf

Nissan’s EV sales up 45% to 7,500 units in Europe for fiscal 2015

On January 26, Nissan Europe announced its results of electric vehicle (EV) sales in Europe for the 2015 fiscal year (April 2015 – March 2016). According to these results, overall sales grew by a significant 45% from the previous year to approximately 7,500 units, resulting in a surplus for the fourth consecutive year.
Honda Clarity Fuel Cell

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell: Developer says next step is to reduce cost

Discussing the new Clarity Fuel Sell FCV, Honda developer Kiyoshi Shimizu said that the next step would be, "to set a price that's easy on the consumer."
Ceremony to commemorate delivery of Lexus' one-millionth hybrid (NX300h)

Lexus delivers its one-millionth hybrid in Italy

On April 12, Lexus announced that it had reached a total of one million hybrid sales and it held a ceremony to commemorate delivery of its one-millionth hybrid.
Nissan e-NV200

Nissan gives Tochigi Prefecture 3-year lease on e-NV200

On March 25, Nissan announce that it will lend an e-NV200 EV to Tochigi Prefecture.
EN standard lead-acid batteries. From left: LN2, LN1, LN0

GS Yuasa provides all-new Prius with an EN standard lead-acid battery

GS Yuasa announced that their very own LN1 EN standard lead-acid battery will be used by the all-new Toyota Prius as an accessory battery.
The e-NV200 used for training

Nissan receives joint Excellence Award in Japan Resilience Awards for disaster training using the e-NV200

On March 16, 2016, Nissan announced that they have won the Excellence Award in educational institution category for their joint efforts concerning disaster trainings using electric vehicles, with the cooperation of International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS) and Automotive Energy Supply Corporation (AESC), at the 2016 Japan Resilience Awards.
Nissan e-NV200

Nissan loans five e-NV200 to Okinawa for free, conducts demo project using ultra-compact mobility

Nissan Motor Corporation announced on March 15 that it will loan five units of the e-NV200 to Okinawa Prefecture. Furthermore, Okinawa Prefecture will collaborate with Ryukyu Nissan Motor Corporation to conduct a demonstration project that will utilize the certification system for ultra-compact mobility.
Nissan Leaf (US model)

Nissan to recall 47,000 Leaf EVs in the US for brake issues

On March 14, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced that approximately 47,000 units of the Nissan Leaf will be recalled in the US.
Nissan delivers two e-NV200s to the Palace of Monaco

Nissan delivers e-NV200s to Palace of Monaco

On March 14, Nissan Motor Corporation announced the delivery of a couple of e-NV200s to the Palace of Monaco.
Nissan e-NV200

Nissan offers e-NV200 3-year lease to Fukuoka Prefecture

On March 8, Nissan announced that it would lease an e-NV200 EV to Fukuoka Prefecture for three years.
Nissan e-NV200

Nissan lends e-NV200 free of charge for 42nd G7 Summit in Shima

On February 2, Nissan announced that it had lent one e-NV200 EV to Chubu Region Ministry of the Environment and the cities of Ise, Shima and Toba free of charge.