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Nissan claims the title as UK’s most popular electric car and commercial vehicle brand

As the UK’s biggest-selling brand that offers electric cars and commercial vehicles, Nissan is the biggest supplier of e-LCV and coming second in most popular EV brand overall.

Switching to zero emissions has never been so appealing with new retail offers including Nissan LEAF 40kWh N-Connecta for just £269 p/m PCP

LEAF. With over 10,000 electric Nissan vehicles sold in the UK in the last year, the manufacturer secured how 66% share of the -LCV marketing during this period.

To ensure this completive lead is maintained, Nissan have launched new year offers.

One of the most popular EV vehicles on the road, Nissan LEAF 40kWh N-Connecta is currently available on 0% finance PCP, with a 15% deposit and monthly payments of £269 –reiterating the fact that electric vehicles are not any more expensive than traditional diesel or petrol rivals.

With various driving ranges, the LEAF 40kWh is capable of driving 186 miles (WLTP Combined) on a single charge whilst the 62kWH LEAF e+ version provides a longer range of 239 miles.

The cost-effective Nissan e-NV200 with a range of up to 124 miles WLTP Combined / 187 miles WLTP City is another popular choice with prices starting from £20,005 ex VAT for the commercial vehicle model, and £29,755 as a seven-seat people carrier.

Nic Verneuil, sales director at Nissan GB, said “Both LEAF and e-NV200 offer class-leading capability and value both from an acquisition and whole life cost standpoint. With significant gains in running and maintenance costs, no road tax to pay and free entry to the increasing number of low emission zones across the UK, the Nissan electric range offers everyday value to savvy motorists looking to upgrade to an electric future - a future we call Nissan NEXT.”

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