Rather than fiddle with cables, Nissan EV drivers will have the option to park over a wireless charger.
Nissan is working on a system in which drivers park over an induction charging mat that creates a wireless connection to an electric vehicle's on-board charger. Using a dashboard display to navigate, drivers back up so the charging map is under the rear wheels. Sensors stop the car at the appropriate spot and the charging is started by operating a touch-screen display on a charge point.
The automaker released a demonstration video of induction charging with the Leaf last month in … Read more