Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'Nissan Leaf'

Next-Gen Nissan Leaf Will Look More Mainstream with a Longer Driving Range

The next-generation Nissan Leaf is still a few years away, with its arrival not expected until sometime in 2017, but early details have emerged about what we can expect.

2014 Nissan Leaf Starts at $28,980

Nissan is giving the 2014 Nissan Leaf a small price hike over the 2013 model, which now starts at $28,980 before any federal or state tax incentives are applied.

Nissan Now Can't Build Enough Leafs Thanks to the Growing Demand

After a slow start out of the gate, now Nissan has the opposite problem with the Nissan Leaf EV- Nissan can't build enough. Nissan is now selling around 2,000 units a month, which quadruple the number of Leaf's that were selling a year ago.

Nissan Adds Quick Charging Stations to 100 Dealerships in the US

Nissan has announced that it is going to install more than 100 DC quick chargers at Leaf-certified dealers across the US.

2013 Nissan Leaf is Rated at 115 MPGe

The updated 2013 Nissan Leaf is now more efficient than the nearly identical 2012 model. Last year's Nissan Leaf was rated at a 99 MPGe for combined city and highway, while the 2013 Leaf now has a 115 MPGe rating.

2013 Nissan Leaf Earns "Top Safety Pick" Rating

The 2013 Nissan Leaf has received the Top Safety Pick safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

Tesla Model S Tops the Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf in Q1

The sales numbers have been finalized for the first quarter of this year and with that it's now being reported that the Tesla Model S outsold the Chevy Volt in Q1 in North America.

Nissan Sells 50k Nissan Leaf EVs

Nissan has announced that it has the produced the 50,000th Nissan Leaf.

2013 Nissan Leaf Starts at $28,800 or Under $19k After Tax Credits

Nissan has announced that U.S. pricing for the new 2013 Nissan Leaf will start at $28,800 for the newly-added S grade, making it the lowest priced five-passenger electric vehicle sold in the US.

2013 Nissan Leaf Gets New Entry-Level S Trim and Charges in Half the Time

Nissan has unveiled the revised 2013 Nissan Leaf

Nissan to Extend the Leaf's Battery Warranty

Nissan plans to increase the warranty on the electric Nissan Leaf's battery in response to owners' concerns about its durability.

Nissan Unveils the Updated 2013 Leaf in Japan

Nissan has unveiled the updates to the JDM-spec 2013 Nissan Leaf.

Nissan Plans a New Cheaper 2013 Leaf EV

Nissan hopes to improve the Leaf's sales with a new cheaper version next year.

Nissan Leaf Joins Portugal's Police Force

If you live in Portugal you will soon start seeing the Nissan Leaf with "Policia" badges on it, since Portugal's police force has taken delivery of a fleet of the Leaf electric vehicles.

Next-Gen Nissan Leaf to Get a More European Design

In response to critics claims that the Nissan Leaf looks bland and awkward, Nissan is going to give the next Leaf more European styling, according to Colin Lawther, vice president of Nissan engineering in Europe.

2013 Nissan Leaf to Get Leather Seats and A More Efficient Heating System

Nissan is upgrading the Nissan Leaf EV for the 2013 model year with leather seats, a darker interior and a more efficient heating system. Mark Perry, director of product and advanced planning for Nissan Americas stated that Nissan initially...

2011 Nissan Leaf Gets 5-Star Safety Rating

The 2011 Nissan Leaf was recently given the highest safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and now the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has given the Leaf a five-star safety rating. The five-star safety rating is...

Nissan Upgrades the 2012 Nissan Leaf and Jacks up the Price

Nissan has announced the changes "upgrades" to the 2012 Nissan Leaf EV. The 2012 Nissan Leaf gets updates, which are the result of feedback from the initial owners, which includes making many previously optional features standard. The Nissan Leaf...

Nissan Leaf Sales Pull Ahead of the Chevy Volt

The battle is heating up between the Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt. The Chevy Volt was beating the Nissan Leaf in sales through May of this year, but last month the Nissan Leaf took the lead. Sales of the...

Ryan Reynolds Teams up With Nissan to Promote the Nissan Leaf

Nissan has announced a new partnership with actor, Ryan Reynolds to support the Nissan Leaf. The partnership is being announced in conjunction with the recent launch of "Innovation for Endurance," a new integrated fitness program. Reynolds who owns a...

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