Nissan Nuvu Concept, Revealed, Previews Next Micra

By now you’re either laughing or cooing at the Nuvu, but this is a supposedly not just a silly design exercise, but a preview of the next Nissan Micra. Short for “New View,” the Nissan Nuvu » 10/02/08 3:59am 10/02/08 3:59am is targeted at urban dwellers, and uses an electric powertrain to deliver zero emissions. It’s rumored the electric motor, which…

Nissan Partners With NEC For Battery Factory, Claims Of EV by 2010…

Nissan has announced a strategic partnership with tech giant NEC for a lithium ion battery factory in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. The facility will operate under a new company dubbed Automotive Energy Supply and will be capable of putting out 16,000 batteries by next year, and 65,000 at full rate by 2011. With this… » 5/20/08 11:20am 5/20/08 11:20am

Nissan Developing Electric Car For 2010

The Nissan G37 Convertible wasn't the only news to come out of the Nissan GT 2012 strategic plan. Apparently, Carlos the destroyer has gone on record committing Nissan to an all-electric vehicle available by the end of calender year 2010 which will compete directly with cars in its segment. This of course significantly … » 5/13/08 2:40pm 5/13/08 2:40pm