Seven Sharp pits EV against petrol car to see which is fastest

1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “Seven Sharp pits EV against petrol car to see which is fastest” – below is their description. Can a Nissan Leaf out perform a Mazda Demio at Hampton Downs race track? Subscribe to 1 NEWS: http://bit.ly/1NEWSSubscribe | Join the Seven Sharp team for a fresh perspective on today’s … Read more Seven Sharp pits EV against petrol car to see which is fastest

Nissan Leaf owner with ‘range anxiety’ told new battery for $13,000 car would cost $121,000

1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “Nissan Leaf owner with ‘range anxiety’ told new battery for $13,000 car would cost $121,000” – below is their description. When Zoe Alford bought her second-hand 2011 Nissan Leaf, she couldn’t have been happier. It cost $13,000, had low mileage and was in pristine condition as far as … Read more Nissan Leaf owner with ‘range anxiety’ told new battery for $13,000 car would cost $121,000

Bruichladdich Distillery Becomes Self-sufficient with Electric Car Powered on Pot Ale

The Bruichladdich whisky distillery, located on the remote Scottish island of Islay, has taken the final step in its bid to become self-sufficient with the purchase of a Nissan LEAF. The all-electric car will be charged using self-generated electricity, enabling the distillery to be self-sufficient following the decision by Mark Reynier, the business owner, to … Read more Bruichladdich Distillery Becomes Self-sufficient with Electric Car Powered on Pot Ale

Aeroplane-Engined Car and Nissan All-Electric Sports Car at Cholmondeley Pageant of Power

The 2011 Cholmondeley Pageant of Power, held over the weekend of the 15-17th July 2011, was the largest of its four-year history – securing its place in the motoring enthusiast’s calendar. Heavy rain over the weekend did little to deter the crowds although a soaking track did temper the enthusiasm of the drivers of the … Read more Aeroplane-Engined Car and Nissan All-Electric Sports Car at Cholmondeley Pageant of Power

Nissan LEAF Road Test – An All-Electric Commuter Car

Most electricity in the UK comes from fossil fuel-powered power stations so the concept of hybrid cars in the country seemed flawed to begin with. The use of a petrol engine as a power source in conjunction with an electric motor seemed a fudge, a cop-out, and an excuse not to do things properly. Battery … Read more Nissan LEAF Road Test – An All-Electric Commuter Car