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Driving electric cars in New Zealand

Questionable dealers tricks

A fellow EV owner just showed me what he was sold with his new Nissan Leaf by a dodgy car dealer.


Solving range anxiety. Nissan Leaf range charts and tables

24kWh Nissan LEAF range chart


Next-gen Nissan LEAF range – 350+ kms over the next 2 years

Cutting edge Leaf models have been spotted in the course of recent months, while the last generation variant is normal in September for conveyances before the year’s over under the...


Electric NZ iOS and Android apps

It takes 5 taps to start driving to the charging station when using Plugshare mobile app. It is working great for the community, ratings and all of that, however, getting...


Are you a car person? I'm not.

My name is Stas and I’ve been running an Auckland-based digital studio called Sliday.com since 2009. Are you a business owner? Do you wish to stop worrying about cars...


Got Japanese Nissan Leaf charger from the dealer? Stay safe and get $50 off EV home charger

We’re strongly opposed using ‘converted’ Japanese EVSE as they’re not compliant with Worksafe guidelines and simply illegal to use in New Zealand.


How to charge your electric vehicle at home

Charging your new Nissan LEAF electric car is simple. Plug it at home, the same way you charge your phone, or use one of the rapid chargers installed at...


5 Benefits of owning the Nissan LEAF electric vehicle

The Nissan LEAF (Leading environmentally-friendly affordable family car) is providing families worldwide with a sleek, inexpensive, and sustainable driving option today. As a five-door hatchback electric car built by Nissan,...


Help yourself & the environment: rent an electric car in New Zealand

It’s not too common that we find solutions that are beneficial for both people and the environment. These types of solutions are so rare that it’s hard to count out...


Electric cars: the transportation our planet needs

It’s no secret that human activity and related gas emissions are seriously tampering with our climate and global temperature today. Car emissions are going straight into the atmosphere and acting...