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Highlights of the Nissan Exhibit at the 2009 Tokyo Motor Show

Thursday, October 8th, 2009
Nissan Land Glider
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Yokohama — Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., will present various show cars at the upcoming 2009 Tokyo Motor Show, including “Leaf,” an electric vehicle (EV) which is slated for global launch and volume production in late 2010, “Land Glider,” an EV concept car, and “Qazana,” which is an entirely new type of compact sport crossover, which made its world debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2009. Nissan will also showcase the new “Fuga,” Nissan's top-of-the-line sedan and the new mini MPV “Roox,” both to be launched later this year.

Nissan's ultimate goal in the environmental field is zero emission. With aim to be a leader in this field (more…)

Nissan Unveils ‘LEAF’ — The World's First Electric Car Designed for Affordability and Real-World Requirements

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009
Nissan LEAF
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Yokohama — Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today unveiled Nissan LEAF, the world's first affordable, zero-emission car. Designed specifically for a lithium-ion battery-powered chassis, Nissan LEAF is a medium-size hatchback that comfortably seats five adults and has a range of more than 160km (100 miles) to satisfy real-world consumer requirements.

NISSAN LEAF
Slated for launch in late 2010 in Japan, the United States, and Europe, Nissan LEAF ushers in a new era of mobility — the zero-emission era. The car is the embodiment of Nissan's radical, transformative vision for the future (more…)