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City of Florence gets fleet of electric Nissan taxis 0

Nissan’s flagship electric vehicle, the Leaf, is becoming increasingly popular with cab companies the world over. Florence is the latest city to embrace the Japanese carmaker’s compact, green little runaround and has ordered a fleet of 67 to operate as taxis around the historic Italian city. The municipality recently opened 70 new taxi licences exclusively(…)

Nissan prepare ‘one pedal’ electric car 0

With the news that Britain is set to ban all diesel and petrol cars from 2040, Nissan is currently preparing a new edition of its popular electric Leaf model, which utilises just one pedal for both accelerating and decelerating. The concept may sound potentially dangerous, but the next-gen Nissan Leaf will feature technology that allows(…)

Nissan releases limited edition Leaf Black Edition 0

Nissan has released a short run Black Edition version of its Nissan Leaf, priced from £26,890 – that includes the £4,500 government plug-in vehicle grant. Modelled on the Acenta grade, the Black Edition features new styling. Exterior features include 16 inch black alloy wheels, LED headlamps, black door mirror caps and black rear rood spoiler.(…)

Why haven’t electric cars taken off yet? 0

Electric cars come across as a wonderful futuristic type of car. They have next generation technology; they are clean for the environment, are very smooth and save you money on running costs. But after so long, why are they so expensive to buy in the first place? A new electric car can cost up to(…)