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Yet to be announced – 2016 LEAF spotted in the wild.

There have been plenty of rumors about the 2016 LEAF and its capabilities, such as a¬†25% bigger battery. Nissan however have made no announcements about the 2016 LEAF, no release date, no pricing. I spotted a LEAF today that I … Continue reading

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Overcoming Common Error on Nissan Quick Charge Units

That Sinking Feeling There is a sinking feeling as you approach a quick charge station with just a few miles of range left only to see a red fault light and error message on the units display panel. Great! Now … Continue reading

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Tesla opens showroom in Nissan’s backyard

Tesla opened their Nashville Showroom on December 19th 2014 less than 3 miles from Nissan’s North America Headquarters. I went by the showroom to say ‘hi’ and welcome Tesla to Nashville. I got a rather odd ‘Pfffft’ from a staff … Continue reading

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Mapco Installation makes 6 Rapid Chargers in Cool Springs Area

No prizes for guessing why Cool Springs gets so many Quick Charge Units which are compatible with LEAF (and Mitsubishi) vehicles. Yep its the home of Nissan US HQ. At Nissan headquarters there are three units on site, another Mapco … Continue reading

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Green Hills YMCA gets EV Fast Charge Unit

The Green Hills area has very sparse EV charging coverage compared to other areas of Nashville. Finally they are on the EV Charging map and with a powerful Rapid Charge unit from Nissan at the YMCA. The unit can recharge … Continue reading

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Nashville Mapco/BP gets a Nissan Fast Charge Unit

Nissan have been generous deploying DC Fast Charge units to dealers all over the country, now a Nissan DC Fast Charge unit just went into a Mapco gas station location at 8th and Wedgwood in Nashville. This is on the … Continue reading

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Shelbyville and Lewisburg in Tennessee get DC Fast Charge Units

Two smaller cities in Tennessee now have a quick charge unit installed. Why Shelbyville and Lewisburg when larger cities such as Brentwood and Hendersonville do not? An automotive supplier¬†Calsonic Kansei North America INC has facilities in the cities and is … Continue reading

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