|GHOSN OUTLINES VISION FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVE TECHNOLOGY, WELCOMES COMPETITION IN EVS|
| ||BARCELONA – Autonomous Drive is a 'megatrend' that will transform our cars and make them far safer, Carlos Ghosn told a major technology conference on Monday.
'All carmakers are developing this technology because it will make cars safer,' Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of the Renault Nissan Alliance, said during the opening keynote session of Mobile World Congress 2015. 'It's going to come in waves.'
Ghosn outlined the Alliance's timeline for rolling out Autonomous Drive technology over th...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN SUPPORTS THE HARPETH RIVER WATERSHED ASSOCIATION'S EFFORTS TO PROTECT AND RESTORE THE SCENIC HARPETH RIVER|
| ||• $50,000 donation aids protection of the Harpeth River and clean water in Tennessee|
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Today Nissan announces a $50,000 program grant to the Harpeth River Watershed Association (HRWA) – a science-based conservation organization that is dedicated to the long-term health and enjoyment of the 125-mile-long Harpeth River and its 1,000 miles of tributaries. Outside of the Amazon and Mekong, the Harpeth River is part of the biologically unique river systems of the Sout...[Read more...]
|LEADING EV MARKET PORTLAND BECOMES TEST BED FOR NISSAN E-NV200 ELECTRIC COMMERCIAL VEHICLE|
|PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland, already a top breeding ground for electric vehicle (EV) sales, is now the proving ground for Nissan's prototype electric commercial vehicle – the Nissan e-NV200.
Nissan is working in collaboration with Portland General Electric (PGE) on a six-week trial to help determine the viability of an electric commercial vehicle in the U.S market. PGE has assigned the e-NV200 into its fleet of vehicles with an underground crew, replacing a larger, diesel-powered van.
|Nissan, New York City Launch Leaf Electric Vehicle Taxi Pilot|
|To celebrate Earth Day, Nissan and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg today launched a new electric vehicle taxi pilot with the world's best-selling electric car, Nissan LEAF. This pilot program, which puts six LEAF taxis into service beginning this spring, will help Nissan, the city, the taxi industry and the public understand how zero emission vehicles can be integrated into future taxi fleets.
Joe Castelli, vice president, Nissan Commercial Vehicles said: 'As part of our commitment to z...[Read more...]|
|World'S Fastest Ev – Detroit Electric Sp:01 – Makes Global Public Debut At Shanghai Motor Show|
|• Limited-edition SP:01 is world's fastest pure-electric production sports car– 155 mph (249 km/h)top speed and 0-62 mph (0-100km/h) in 3.7 seconds
• SP:01boasts a carbon-fibre body, luxurious and high-tech interior, and range of over 180 miles
• Customer orders already confirmed
Detroit Electric's new high-performance electric sports car, the SP:01, received its global public reveal at the Shanghai Motor Show today (20 April 2013). A limited-edition, two-seat pure-ele...[Read more...]