How Much Does a Nissan LEAF Battery Replacement Cost? By now, it's pretty obvious that electric cars are the future-- and that fact has begun to impact the internal combustion-powered vehicle market. How can you make a financial case for buying a new, gas-powered car today, for example, if you're not sure whether or not it will have any value at all in just a few years' time? … [Read more...] about How Much Does a Nissan LEAF Battery Replacement Cost?
No matter what kind of car I drive (or drives me) in the future, I'll always remember my 2012 Nissan Leaf. Since its introduction in 2010, the Nissan Leaf has become the world's best selling all-electric vehicle (EV) of all time. I've become accustomed to the whole concept of charging a vehicle as opposed to filling up at the gas station. So much so that I get frustrated when … [Read more...] about Can You Charge a Nissan Leaf on 110v?
We brought you a list of the best route planners to plan your all-electric vehicle (EV) road trip here. Since I am a Nissan Leaf owner, I thought I would show a bit of love today specifically to other Leaf owners. Since we cannot charge our EVs using Tesla's impressive Supercharger network, we will have to make due with a combination of public and dealership chargers. No … [Read more...] about The Best Nisan Leaf Route Planners
Regular readers will know that I am the proud owner of a 2012 Nissan Leaf. While I love my little car, I have to admit that anxiety about replacing the battery is part of my daily life. A simple Google search for "Nissan Leaf Battery Degradation" will return a litany of articles about how all Leaf owners will eventually have to replace their car's battery. Nissan pulls no … [Read more...] about How Many Years Will a Nissan Leaf Battery Last?
In an article posted yesterday, we reviewed Nissan's battery warranty policies for their Leaf line. Today we ask a simple question on behalf of Leaf owners everywhere: how long does it take to charge a Nissan Leaf? The answer, like it is for most questions in life is: it depends. Charging times can vary greatly by year of the model and which level of charging the owner is … [Read more...] about How Long Does It Take to Charge a Nissan Leaf?
Being a Nissan Leaf owner myself, I like to keep up to speed on issues Leaf drivers are dealing with. A quick perusal of various online forums dedicated to Leaf ownership will yield numerous discussions about battery life and warranties. Because I purchased an older vehicle, the specifics of Nissan's warranties and how they relate to battery checkups don't really apply to me. … [Read more...] about When Do Nissan Leaf Owners Get Complimentary Battery Checkups?
As a proud Nissan Leaf owner, I try an keep up on any breaking news regarding my beloved car. When I saw the headlines about a new software update for Leaf owners in North America that would allow multiple fast charging sessions, I was exhilarated! As I read further I noticed that these updates are only for second-generation Leafs (or is it Leaves?), so my 2012 model is out of … [Read more...] about Nissan Releases Software Update for North American Leaf Owners
The second-generation Nissan LEAF is a big seller in Japan, the US, and Europe. It's a great halo car for the brand, too, and has been a shining example of Nissan's technological brilliance and forward-thinking for nearly a decade now. Which is why it seems a bit weird to consider that the LEAF wasn't even available in some of the largest Latin American cities-- until … [Read more...] about Finally! Nissan LEAF Hits Latin America, for Real
The Nissan LEAF is such a mainstream car, I often forget it's electric. That's a shame, really, because it's actually a pretty great little electric car, with just a touch more range than the more popular Tesla Model 3 at a lower asking price. Compared to the bigger, even more expensive Model S, the LEAF not only seems like it's playing in a different league-- it's playing a … [Read more...] about Watch a Nissan LEAF Plus Outrun a Tesla Model S