• 2011 Nissan Leaf prototype

    Nissan Europe have announced the pricing structure for the European rollout of the 2011 Nissan Leaf. The Leaf car has received a huge number of  reservations in the U.S already and will be launched in Europe in three stages. Nissan plans to release just one model of the Leaf in Europe, as oppose to the two trim levels available in the U.S. from this Fall. Simon Thomas, Senior VP for sales and marketing in Europe announced the price of the leaf in most European markets would be €29,995 ($36,878.) after governmental incentives are applied. Customers in the Netherlands will suffer a slightly...

  • 2010 Toyota Prius Sweepstakes
    Toyota Dealers to Give Away 2010 Prius at Chicago Auto Show

    As widely reported yesterday, Toyota has suspended sales of 8 models due to a faulty accelerator pedal mechanism. The defective part apparently causes the pedal to stick, resulting in unintended acceleration and loss of control of the vehicle. So what does a Chicagoland Toyota dealership do when...

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