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Nissan to use Kobe Steel’s low-CO? steel and green aluminum for Nissan models

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Nissan Motor and Kobe Steel announced that Nissan plans to use Kobenable Steel for Nissan models from January 2023 onward. Kobe Steel will also supply Nissan with aluminum sheets made from green-aluminum raw materials. Nissan aims to achieve carbon neutrality throughout the entire product life cycle by 2050. Nissan models will use Kobenable Premier, which reduces 100% of CO 2 emissions during manufacturing through the mass-balance method.

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Nissan Ariya e-4ORCE EV to lead Pole-to-Pole expedition

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Nissan is preparing to undertake the world’s first all-electric driving adventure from the magnetic North Pole to the South Pole on board a modified Nissan Ariya e-4ORCE ( earlier post ), due to be unveiled in February.

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Nissan unveils prototype production facility for all-solid-state batteries

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Nissan unveiled its prototype production facility for laminated all-solid-state battery (ASSB) cells, which the company aims to bring to market in 2028. Nissan ASSB creation process in Oppama Research Center.

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Nissan approves first bi-directional charger for use with Nissan LEAF in the US; Fermata Energy FE-15 charger

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Nissan, working with Fermata Energy, a vehicle-to-grid services provider, has approved the first bi-directional charger for use with the Nissan LEAF in the US. Nissan LEAF and Fermata charger.

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Nissan introducing Serena with 2nd-generation e-POWER system in Japan

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Nissan launched the fully-revamped Serena in Japan. Nissan first introduced a Serena e-POWER model in 2018 ( earlier post )—the second second model with the e-POWER system, which was first introduced in the Nissan Note in Japan in 2016.

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Vintage Nissan Sunny electric pickup hauls with Leaf power

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Nissan doesn't make an electric pickup truck, but a South Carolina tuner may have just created the next best thing—for Nissan itself to show. Tommy Pike Customs (TPC) took a 1987 Nissan Sunny Truck and gave it a Nissan Leaf powertrain transplant.

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Nissan and Wallbox to offer seamless home charging solution for Nissan EV owners

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Nissan and Wallbox, a leading provider of electric vehicle charging solutions, are working together to deliver Nissan electric vehicle owners a seamless one-stop shop solution for their home charging needs.

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Nissan pushes for indépendance

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Nissan is pushing for parent company Renault to divest to gain more independence. Nissan and Renault have had a complex relationship ever since the French auto group acquired a controlling stake in the automaker. Nissan wasn’t in great shape at the time of the Renault acquisition.

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Nissan reveals high-performance Ariya Single Seater Concept

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Nissan revealed its new Nissan Ariya Single Seater Concept—a high-performance exploration, development and demonstration project of how the all-electric Nissan Ariya crossover ( earlier post ) powertrain could be used in a bespoke single-seat racing car chassis.

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Nissan pluses up EV ownership with EV Carefree+

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Nissan is making it simpler to switch to an electric vehicle with the launch of a new customer care initiative, EV Carefree+, announced at Los Angeles Auto Show’s AutoMobility LA.

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Nissan Ariya e-4ORCE to lead Pole to Pole expedition

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Nissan is preparing to undertake the world’s first all-electric driving adventure from the magnetic North Pole to the South Pole on board of a Nissan Ariya. Electric Car News Ariya Ariya e-4ORCE Nissan Nissan Ariya Nissan Ariya e-4ORCE

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2023 Nissan Ariya electric crossover pricing starts at $43,190

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The 2023 Nissan Ariya—Nissan’s first all-electric crossover ( earlier post )—goes on sale late fall (FWD models only) and offers a choice between front-wheel drive and e-4ORCE all-wheel drive with a long range and standard range battery option.

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Nissan Ariya 87kWh range test

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The Nissan Ariya has been taken on Bjorn Nyland’s notorious 1000-kilometer range test. Bjørn Nyland has taken countless vehicles on his 1000-kilometer (621-mile) range test throughout Norway, but his most recent video showed him testing the Nissan Ariya with the 87kWh battery.

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Nissan Magnite RED edition launched in India at ?7.86 lakh

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The newly launched Nissan Magnite RED Edition comes based on the most popular Magnite XV variant. By : HT Auto Desk | Updated on: 13 Jul 2022, 12:36 PM Nissan. The post Nissan Magnite RED edition launched in India at ?7.86

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Nissan reveals LEAF-powered Sunny Truck and Ariya Surfwagon concepts at 2022 SEMA Show

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Nissan, Mitsubishi unveil jointly developed new all-electric mini-vehicles in Japan

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Nissan Motor and Mitsubishi Motors unveiled their first jointly developed light electric vehicles (EVs)—the Sakura and the eK X EV (pronounced “eK cross EV”), —in Japan.

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Nissan UK celebrates building its 250,000th Leaf by powering up a Christmas tree

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A Nissan LEAF is providing the sparkle for Nissan Sunderland Plant’s Christmas display to celebrate production of 250,000 of the pioneering electric vehicle in the UK. Electric Car News leaf Nissan nissan leaf Nissan Sunderland Sunderland UK V2G v2x

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Nissan overwhelmed by demand for new EV in Japan

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Nissan has been forced to pause orders in Japan for their new EV, the Nissan Sakura, after the waiting period for the vehicle spanned over a year. But now demand has far outpaced supply, and Nissan has been forced to pause reservations for the upcoming vehicle.

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Nissan starts European production of all-new, fully electric Townstar

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Only days after the celebration of World EV Day, Nissan announced the start of production of its all-new and 100% electric Townstar EV model to be sold across select European markets. Electric Car News e-NV200 Nissan Nissan e-NV200 Nissan Townstar Townstar

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Video: Nissan validates Ariya durability with extreme testing

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To ensure customer satisfaction and peace of mind, Nissan conducted thorough durability tests on the Ariya electric coupe-crossover for a period of three years, evaluating the vehicle’s performance across 5,000 parameters. Electric Car News Ariya Nissan Nissan Ariya

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Nissan sweetens Ariya and Leaf EV ownership with these perks

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Nissan announced new ownership perks for the Ariya and Leaf that could be a selling point for these EVs when the strong supply-pinched market starts to cool off.

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Nissan announces pricing for Townstar, its all-new fully electric compact van

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Nissan has revealed the pricing structure for variants of its all new electric compact van, Townstar. The successor to Nissan’s hugely successful e-NV200, Townstar is primed to future-proof business operations and accelerate the transition towards electrification.

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Nissan delivers 300,000th Nissan LEAF

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Nissan has sold its 300,000th Nissan LEAF globally since the model first went on sale in 2010. Nissan launched a fully redesigned version of the LEAF in September 2017. The new Nissan LEAF is slated for deliveries in January in the US, Canada and Europe and will be sold in more than 60 markets worldwide. These numbers prove that the Nissan LEAF remains the most advanced car in the world, with the widest reach and the greatest availability.

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Nissan introduces new Townstar LCV in gasoline and electric versions

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In Europe, Nissan revealed the next-generation compact Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV), the Townstar. Building on the success of the Nissan e-NV200 electric LCV, the fully electric version of the all-new Townstar features an enhanced 44 kWh battery, advanced technology and low running costs.

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Nissan takes zero chances on safety with Ariya

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Placing safety at the forefront of its ambitions, Nissan continues to push the limits to reduce the occurrence of deaths from accidents involving Nissan vehicles, including EVs. Electric Car News Ariya Nissan Nissan Ariya

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Nissan starts European production of all-new, fully electric Townstar van

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Nissan has begun production of its all-new and 100% electric Townstar EV model to be sold across select European markets. Hailing from Nissan’s electric Light Commercial Vehicle (e-LCV) expertise, it was engineered for capability, reliability and sustainability, with business owners in mind.

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Nissan introduces e-4ORCE all-wheel-drive system on fully electric Ariya

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Nissan brings to Europe the state-of-the art e-4ORCE technology, a new and unique all-wheel-drive system specifically engineered for electric and electrified vehicles to offer confident and reassuring performance in all conditions.

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Nissan launches sustainable finance framework to fund electric vehicle and sustainable technologies

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Nissan Motor is launching a sustainable finance framework to help fund its next-generation electrified vehicles, batteries, environmental technologies, and new mobility services. Proceeds from the Nissan Sustainable Finance Framework will also be used to support projects in Nissan’s use of renewable energy, clean manufacturing systems, EV re-charging infrastructure, battery re-use, and autonomous-drive technologies. Funding entities will include both Nissan Motor Co.,

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Battery company Vehicle Energy Japan to become Nissan subsidiary

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Nissan Motor entered into a definitive agreement to acquire shares in Vehicle Energy Japan , an automotive lithium-ion battery manufacturer. Nissan will acquire the shares after the completion of regulatory procedures, including necessary approvals and permissions. Nissan will acquire all the common shares of Vehicle Energy Japan held by investment company INCJ, Ltd. Nissan uses VE-J batteries in the Kicks and Note e-POWER models.

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Nissan approves first bi-directional charger for use with Nissan LEAF in the US

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As a pioneer in the electric vehicle space, Nissan continuously looks for ways to deliver new, meaningful technologies to EV owners. Electric Car News bi-directional charger bi-directional charging EV Charging Fermata Energy leaf nissan leaf

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News: 2023 Nissan Ariya

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The Nissan Leaf is the best-selling electric vehicle in the world, but this sturdy compact sedan/hatchback no longer leads the electric way as it did a decade ago, taking a backseat to many newer, more powerful and longer-range range EVs. Nissan’s next EV foray.

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Nissan introduces all-new Note e-POWER AWD in Japan

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Nissan launched the all-new Note e-POWER AWD compact car, with dual electric motors that give the driver enhanced control and acceleration. The introduction of the all-wheel-drive model follows last month’s launch of the two-wheel-drive Nissan Note.

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Tesla and Nissan get top reliability scores in Consumer Reports’ survey

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Tesla and Nissan stand the test of time when it comes to reliability. Consumer Reports gathered data from numerous surveys to see which electric vehicles (EVs) were the most reliable–Tesla and Nissan stood out. The Tesla Model 3 and Nissan Leaf’s Advantage.

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Nissan unveils lunar rover prototype jointly developed with Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency; e-4ORCE control technology

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Nissan Motor unveiled a lunar rover prototype jointly developed with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) at the Nissan Futures event in Yokohama. Nissan has been working with JAXA on driving controllability of the rovers since January 2020.

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Nissan reveals UK specs and pricing for Ariya electric crossover

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Nissan releases UK pricing for electric Ariya crossover - a prelude perhaps to the car arriving on Australian shores. The post Nissan reveals UK specs and pricing for Ariya electric crossover appeared first on The Driven. Electric Cars EV News Ariya nissan UK

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Nissan announces UK pricing for electric Townstar van

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Nissan introduces new electric delivery van to UK, but it doesn't appear to have a liquid-cooled battery. The post Nissan announces UK pricing for electric Townstar van appeared first on The Driven. Electric Transport Electric Work Vehicles EV News electric van nissan Townstar

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Nissan using second-life LEAF batteries in factory AGVs

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Nissan has begun using second-life battery modules from first-generation LEAF electric vehicles as the power supply for automated guided vehicles (AGVs) in its plants. At Nissan’s Oppama plant, south of Tokyo, there are more than 700 AGVs.

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Nissan Leaf reaches 10-year electric milestone in Australia

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A pioneer of the electric mobility revolution, Nissan Leaf is celebrating reaching the 10-year mark in Australia, notching up more than 2,000 sales. The post Nissan Leaf reaches 10-year electric milestone in Australia appeared first on The Driven.

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Nissan reportedly giving Ariya reservation holders Meta Quest headsets

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Nissan is reportedly giving Nissan Ariya reservation holders free VR headsets to see their upcoming vehicle (almost) firsthand. Nissan has seen the lousy press a company can garner if the launch of its first EV doesn’t go well, the Toyota BZ4X being a perfect example.

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Nissan entices customers with new ‘carefree’ EV ownership experience

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Nissan has launched a new program called “EV Carefree +,” designed to help gas vehicle owners transition to electric vehicles stress-free. Now, Nissan hopes to address these problems with a new program they call “EV Carefree +,” available to all Nissan Ariya and Leaf buyers and leasees.

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Nissan unveils Ambition 2030 vision for e-mobility and beyond; cobalt-free batteries, EV with ASSB in 2028

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Nissan Motor unveiled Nissan Ambition 2030, the company’s new long-term vision for empowering mobility and beyond. Over the next ten years, Nissan will deliver electrified vehicles and technology innovations while expanding its operations globally.

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Nissan to launch all-electric minivehicle in FY2022 

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Nissan to launch all-electric minivehicle in FY2022 . Nissan Motor Co., Read further to know more about Nissan to launch an all-electric minivehicle. . The Nissan electric minivehicle is expected to start at 2 million yen (over $18,200), including subsidies.

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All-new 2023 Nissan Ariya electric crossover pricing starts at $43,190

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Nissan today announced retail pricing for its first all-electric crossover. The 2023 Nissan Ariya goes on sale late fall (FWD models only) and offers a choice between front-wheel drive and e-4ORCE all-wheel drive with a long range and standard range battery option.

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