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What to look for when shopping for a used Nissan Leaf

The second-generation Nissan Leaf is one of the most affordable new EVs you can buy today. But what if you’re shopping for a used model, one from 2018 and up? As with any vehicle, there are some common issues to look out for, and this includes one big concern, but for the most part, this […]

by Craig Cole
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How-to charge a non-Tesla EV at a Tesla Supercharger

We’ve covered many times on this site that Tesla’s Supercharger network is only available to Tesla vehicles. For right now, that’s still mostly the case. But as non-Tesla carmakers switch to the Tesla NACS connector type, that’ll change. But, if you’ve paid attention, you’ll know we’re at least a year away at the time of […]

by Chad Kirchner
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Nissan first Japanese automaker to announce NACS support

The first Japanese-based automaker has announced that it too will be adopting the NACS charging connector on future EVs starting in 2025. Nissan is the first of the Japanese automakers to announce switching to the Tesla connector and letting its vehicles access Tesla’s Supercharger network. Adapters will be available starting next year for current CCS-enabled […]

by Chad Kirchner
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2023 Nissan Ariya Empower+ review: Just a little more, please

On paper, the 2023 Nissan Ariya Empower+ isn’t particularly impressive. This all-electric SUV doesn’t DC fast charge very quickly, for a single-motor electric vehicle the range should probably be better, the horsepower and torque figures are rather middling, there’s no front trunk and not everyone will love the Ariya’s somewhat bulbous exterior styling. But despite […]

by Craig Cole
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These EVs top Cars.com’s American Made Index for 2023

Every year, our friends over at Cars.com release a list of vehicles that are the most made in the United States. The list is comprised of not just manufacturing location, but parts sourcing and employment. The top 10 list this year is full of EVs, and it will only likely grow as more and more […]

by Chad Kirchner
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Do I need a Level 2 home charger for my Nissan Leaf?

Originally introduced in 2010, the Nissan Leaf was one of the first mainstream BEVs in the U.S. The second-generation model was introduced in 2017 before arriving dealerships in 2018. Throughout the years, Nissan has continually improved on the Leaf and if you’re in the market for one and want to learn more about its charging […]

by Jason Siu
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2023 Nissan Ariya e-4ORCE first drive review: A winning combination

Nissan is now offering an all-wheel-drive version of the Ariya electric SUV. e-4ORCE models promise greater traction and much more performance than the standard Ariya, all without sacrificing amenities or totally savaging the range. Sounds like a winning combination. And you know what? It is. The basics The Ariya is Nissan’s first all-electric SUV, a […]

by Craig Cole
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You can buy a new Nissan from your couch, get special training at home, too

Nissan, like practically every other automaker has big plans for electric vehicles. According to a news release outlining the company’s Ambition 2030 long-term strategy, “Nissan will introduce 23 new electrified models, including 15 new EVs by fiscal year 2030 aiming for an electrification mix of more than 50% globally across the Nissan and Infiniti brands.” […]

by Craig Cole
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Nissan unveils physical version of Max-Out convertible concept

On Wednesday, Nissan unveiled a physical version of its all-electric Max-Out concept vehicle that debuted in virtual form back in November of 2021 when the automaker’s Nissan Ambition 2030 plan was announced. The adventurous looking design study will be on display in all its glory at the company’s monthlong Nissan Futures showcase at its global […]

by Craig Cole
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Nissan Surfwagon boards its way into SEMA

The Nissan Ariya is finally going on sale, and it is about to be in the hands of customizers who want to take the new EV and make it their own. In that regard, Nissan brought a modified Ariya to this year’s SEMA Show in Las Vegas to show off what can easily be done […]

by Chad Kirchner
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