- The all-electric Nissan e-NV200 is the best-selling electric van in 2016, across 17 countries in Europe
- Total Nissan e-NV200 sales increased by 7 percent in 2016
- UK, Norway and France are the top three markets for e-NV200 sales
- Nissan offers a five year / 100,000km warranty on all new Nissan e-NV200s sold in Europe
PARIS – The Nissan e-NV200 has topped the charts to become Europe's best-selling electric van in 2016.* The award-winning all-electric van ranked number one in 17 countries across Europe, ahead of its competitors in the category.
The UK proved to be the top market in Europe for Nissan e-NV200, followed closely by Norway and then France.
With overall Nissan e-NV200 sales up 7 percent in 2016 compared to the previous year with 4,319 units registered, it is clear the popularity of this 100-percent electric van is on the rise.
"As more and more businesses focus on reducing their carbon footprint, the need to find zero emission transport solutions is becoming more important than ever," said Gareth Dunsmore, director of Electric Vehicles at Nissan Europe. "Through Nissan Intelligent Mobility, we are working towards a sustainable future and our e-NV200 complements our vision perfectly whilst catering to a wide range of customer needs. Aside from its obvious environmental advantages, e-NV200 owners also benefit from its low-running costs (starting from as little as €0.03 per km), a smooth and near-silent ride and 40 percent lower servicing costs when compared with an equivalent diesel vehicle."
Nissan e-NV200 customers can also benefit from Nissan's recently introduced five year / 100,000km warranty** on new e-NV200s sold in Europe. The five-year warranty covers mechanical and electrical vehicle components, battery capacity, corrosion (up to 12 years) and roadside assistance.
The Nissan e-NV200 is the perfect transport solution for families and businesses alike, combining the best of Nissan's NV200 van with zero-emission technology from the world's best–selling electric car, the Nissan LEAF. Available in both commercial van and fully trimmed Combi / Evalia passenger variants, the e-NV200 line-up offers a variety of options to suit every requirement; including a panel van, five-seat and seven-seat option and a driving range of up to 170km on a single charge.***
Get more information about Nissan Intelligent Mobility and its entire electric vehicle range here.
Notes to Editors:
*Based on consolidated registration figures from official sources in Europe on December 31, 2016 (all Europe except Andorra, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, and Moldova)
**The Basic Vehicles Warranty according to 3.1 of the Warranty Booklet and Maintenance Record is extended to five-Year (from the warranty start date)/ 100,000 km (whichever comes first) warranty for e-NV200. Body parts and paint excluded during year four and year five. Terms and exclusions apply accordingly, for further information please see Extended Warranty Terms and Conditions. Apart from the afore-mentioned, all warranty conditions included in the Warranty Booklet and Maintenance Record remain unchanged. Issuer of this Extended Warranty is Nissan International Insurance Ltd
***A range of up to 170km per full charge (based on new European Driving Cycle). Actual consumption and range may vary due to driving style road condition, air-conditioning and other factors outside our control.
About Nissan in Europe
Nissan has one of the most comprehensive European presences of any overseas manufacturer, employing more than 17,000 staff across locally based design, research & development, manufacturing, logistics and sales & marketing operations. Last year Nissan plants in the UK, Spain and Russia produced more than 660,000 vehicles including award-winning crossovers, commercial vehicles and the Nissan LEAF, the world's most popular electric vehicle. Pursuing a goal of zero emissions and zero fatalities on the road, Nissan is leading the field with its vision of Intelligent Mobility. Designed to guide Nissan's product and technology pipeline, this 360-degree approach to the future of mobility will anchor critical company decisions around how cars are powered, how cars are driven, and how cars integrate into society. Nissan is positioned to become the most desirable Asian brand in Europe.
About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Nissan is a global full-line vehicle manufacturer that sells more than 60 models under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In fiscal year 2015, the company sold more than 5.4 million vehicles globally, generating revenue of 12.2 trillion yen. Nissan engineers, manufactures and markets the world's best-selling all-electric vehicle in history, the Nissan LEAF. Nissan's global headquarters in Yokohama, Japan manages operations in six regions: ASEAN & Oceania; Africa, Middle East & India; China; Europe; Latin America and North America. Nissan has been partnered with French manufacturer Renault since 1999 and Mitsubishi Motors since 2016 under the Renault-Nissan Alliance.
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