2017 Chevrolet Bolt: Range-Anxiety From The Cold?

The discrepancy between advertised and real-world range of any given electric vehicle is usually a hot topic when it gets really cold. In frosty conditions, how much of an EVs total range is retained? How does the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt answer this question? One report from the Detroit Free Press sought an answer, but was Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Bolt: Range-Anxiety From The Cold?[…]

2018 Nissan Leaf: Price Could Stun Rivals

It’s no secret that Renault is looking to launch an $8,000 electric vehicle in China and it’s also planning to join venture with Nissan in sharing the same electric car platform for the soon-to-arrive Leaf/Zoe. However, that isn’t everything. Apparently Mitsubishi is also keen on this platform sharing concept and it is expected to be Read more about 2018 Nissan Leaf: Price Could Stun Rivals[…]

2018 Nissan Leaf: Too Little, Too Late!

Today, an ideal battery unit for a top EV would be a 60kWh and this is proven by the Chevrolet Bolt. The Bolt has been leading when it comes to zero emissions thus it isn’t much of a surprise that it keeps nabbing awards of recent. The Bolt continues to soar amongst buyers while its Read more about 2018 Nissan Leaf: Too Little, Too Late![…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 Would Crush Bolt, Leaf With This

Tesla has recently updated its current Supercharger maps on its official website and it has also revealed its new 2017 Supercharger expansion plans. Based on the map, Tesla will be having new Superchargers in Hawaii and Mexico. The expansion in North America will proceed in the US and Canada but expect to see the plans Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 Would Crush Bolt, Leaf With This[…]

Next-Gen Nissan Leaf Would Hit Hard At Model S

It is really quite an unknown fact why Nissan had opted to forego any upgrades to the Leaf for its 2017 version. Despite still maintaining its best-seller status, this move has led the automaker’s top-selling EV to reduce in its sales figure globally. This, of course, doesn’t take Europe into account. The first ten months Read more about Next-Gen Nissan Leaf Would Hit Hard At Model S[…]

2018 Nissan Leaf: Arrival Sooner Than Expected

Nissan’s CEO Carlos Ghosn hinted that something big would soon be arriving at the upcoming CES in Las Vegas, according to HybridCars. “It will be a substantial presentation. We will show the public how much our cars are going to change with the technology we are going to be implementing,” stated Ghosn. He added that Read more about 2018 Nissan Leaf: Arrival Sooner Than Expected[…]

2017 Toyota Prius vs Nissan Leaf: Why Both Are Losers

Both the Toyota Prius and Nissan Leaf are winners as far as their cumulative global sales are concerned. They’re exemplary alternate fuel vehicles, but are nonetheless apples and oranges that cannot be fairly compared. However, they share a common trait, and it has been repeatedly singled out (ad nauseam) as the cause of their recent Read more about 2017 Toyota Prius vs Nissan Leaf: Why Both Are Losers[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq vs Chevrolet Bolt vs Nissan Leaf: Autonomous Game-Changers

What does the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq, Chevrolet Bolt and the Nissan Leaf have in common? Well, for one they all currently have autonomous driving capability. So, how do they compare against each other? The autonomous Hyundai Ioniq uses one 140-degree and two 110-degree lbeo LiDAR units in its front fascia. It also utilizes a single Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq vs Chevrolet Bolt vs Nissan Leaf: Autonomous Game-Changers[…]

Next-Gen 2018 Nissan Leaf Would Kill Rivals On Price

By now, you would have heard of Renault’s plan to release an $8,000 electric vehicle in China and its collaboration with Nissan to share the same electric car platform for the upcoming Leaf/Zoe. But, wait. There’s more. Mitsubishi is reported to be joining in on this platform sharing and it is slated to get its Read more about Next-Gen 2018 Nissan Leaf Would Kill Rivals On Price[…]

2017 Nissan Leaf vs Tesla Model S vs Chevy Bolt: The More You Know…

It’s undeniable that the Nissan Leaf is slowly losing its appeal to consumers. It may have been Nissan’s most successful EV thus far but recent reports have revealed that its sales numbers have been going down a slippery slope in the US as well as in the global market. It could have been that Nissan Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf vs Tesla Model S vs Chevy Bolt: The More You Know…[…]

2017 Nissan Leaf Could Crush Model S With 41kWh

No one really knows why Nissan has refused to upgrade the Leaf for 2017, but this passive stance by the automaker has caused its best-selling EV to decline in sales charts all over the world, though it still retains its status as best-seller. Well, maybe not in Europe. For the first ten months of this Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf Could Crush Model S With 41kWh[…]

2017 Nissan Leaf: You Snooze, You Lose!

It’s becoming pretty evident that Nissan is failing with its once most successful EV. The sales of the electric hatch have been dwindling in the United States as well as internationally. We don’t know what the automaker’s intentions are but maybe they’re trying to see how far it could go before it hits rock bottom Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf: You Snooze, You Lose![…]

2017 Nissan Leaf vs Chevrolet Volt: How The Mighty Have Fallen!

The Nissan Leaf and the Chevrolet Volt have held the spots for the two best-selling plug-in electric cars in the U.S. in the course of the last five years. The former had been far more popular than the Volt but it looks like the tables have now turned. The Nissan Leaf comes with a new Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf vs Chevrolet Volt: How The Mighty Have Fallen![…]

Next-Gen 2019 Nissan Leaf – New Platform, New Design, Bigger Battery

Nissan and Renault are collaborating to produce a new common platform for electric vehicles. The next-gen Leaf and Zoe will be utilizing the new hardware and the two EVs will be underpinning the same platform too, according to Arnaud Deboeuf, senior vice president of Renault-Nissan BV. That’s not all – Deboeuf had also revealed that Read more about Next-Gen 2019 Nissan Leaf – New Platform, New Design, Bigger Battery[…]

2018 Nissan Leaf: Failure Worth 60kWh

A 60kWh battery is the ideal unit for any top 2017 EV, and that’s exactly why the Chevrolet Bolt has remained on top in terms of zero emissions. This is especially proven by the Bolt’s success in nabbing various awards recently. The Bolt is currently garnering plenty of attention which leaves the Nissan Leaf to Read more about 2018 Nissan Leaf: Failure Worth 60kWh[…]

2017 Nissan Leaf vs Chevrolet Bolt vs Tesla Model S: Two Winners, One Loser

As time passes, it’s becoming more apparent that the Nissan Leaf is losing its appeal. Despite being Nissan’s most successful EV, the Leaf have been dwindling in the US, in terms of sales, as well as in international markets. Maybe Nissan was experimenting with the Leaf to see how far it could go before it Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf vs Chevrolet Bolt vs Tesla Model S: Two Winners, One Loser[…]

2017 Nissan Leaf: Failure To Launch

Following the dwindling sales figure of the Nissan Leaf and Renault Zoe zero-emission electric cars, the company’s engineering chief will be replaced. According to Reuters, Alain Raposo, the global head of powertrain engineering at Renault-Nissan Alliance, will be shifted to an advisory position with a replacement set to be announced sometime this week. In the Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf: Failure To Launch[…]

Nissan Leaf Shows Off Its Self-Driving Skills

Nissan has revamped the driverless delivery vehicles with its new system, known as the Intelligent Vehicle Transport, which solves many issues. The automaker has utilized a Nissan Leaf, fitted with numerous cameras, sensors as well as greater suspension, and connected it to a trailer for its IVT system. A sizable amount of Leafs are currently Read more about Nissan Leaf Shows Off Its Self-Driving Skills[…]

2017 Chevrolet Bolt: More Shame For Nissan Leaf

Whether you want to take pity on the Nissan Leaf or celebrate its woes, there’s no denying that Nissan has dug a pretty deep grave for its most successful EV. Sales of the electric hatch have not only dropped in the US; the Leaf is also having a tough time abroad. Perhaps the automaker intends Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Bolt: More Shame For Nissan Leaf[…]

2018 Nissan Leaf: Biggest Loser With 60kWh

Having a 60kWh battery is the benchmark for any leading EV in 2017, which is why the Chevrolet Bolt is the biggest deal when it comes to zero emissions. Its importance is duly reflected in all the awards it has scooped up recently, so it’s hard to call the Bolt underrated. With the Bolt being Read more about 2018 Nissan Leaf: Biggest Loser With 60kWh[…]