Nissan Leaf

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Bay Area Governments Make Big Electric-Vehicle Buy

The vehicles will save more than $500,000 in fuel costs and about 2 million pounds of carbon dioxide emissions over five years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2014

A 2013 Nissan Altima - (Credit: Nissan Motor Company Ltd)

Nissan Recalls 5 Models For Air Bag Problem

Nissan is recalling five of its 2013 models in the U.S. because a faulty sensor can permanently turn off the front-seat passenger air bag.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2013


Test Driving The Mitsubishi I Electric Vehicle

Mitsubishi’s take on the electric car is not even close to the standards set by the Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2012

Electric Car Interest – Daily Poll

Buyers of electric cars would get a boost from President Obama’s proposed budget. With that in mind here’s our daily poll. What make and model of electric car are you looking at? What factors make you not interested in electric cars right now?


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Auto Show ‘Press Preview’ Gives Insider Glimpse

All eyes on Detroit tomorrow as we see the latest that the auto industry has to offer. Press Preview Days begin tomorrow at the North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center.  So who will […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2011

New Nissan Leaf Electric To Get Equivalent of 99 MPG

Nissan says its all-electric Leaf will get the equivalent of 99 miles per gallon in combined highway and city driving, based on government testing.


Automotive Insight-B 10/22

If you just can’t wait to buy an electric car, WWJ’s John McElroy compares your choices.


Quiet Hybrids: An End To Their Sounds Of Silence?

The age of the silent hybrid may be coming to an end.  Gas-electric hybrids, propelled by electric motors at low speeds, are well-known for their quiet ride and great mileage. But their silence isn’t always […]