Leaf Test Drives
Ben Collins pilots the Nissan Leaf – Click above to watch video after the jump
Mark your calendars, dust off your driving shoes, practice your electric car speak and get ready to pilot the world's first mass-produced, battery-powered family vehicle of the modern age. The Nissan Leaf is headed your way and test drives are coming to an area near you. We'd recommend that you schedule a drive ASAP, but the choice is certainly yours.
Nissan Leaf – Click above to watch video after the jump
Nissan Leaf test drive – Click above to watch video after the jump
Nissan hasn't yet launched a mass-market advertising campaign for its all-electric Leaf, but judging by the number of pre-orders, the company probably might not need one. Regardless, Nissan will kick off advertising for the Leaf in earnest beginning this fall. There's sure to be a fair share of the typical television spots, Internet videos and other forms of conventional advertising for the Leaf, but Nissan has a different approach that should help to quickly spread the word for its breakthroug
The first round of test drives of the production Nissan Leaf is over and the overwhelming majority of reviews are extremely positive. Autocar, well known for its in-depth and often critical reviews, walked away with smiles after piloting the Leaf around the track. We can't say that the final verdict is in just yet, but we'd like to think that the glowing reviews of the Leaf are a sign that Nissan got it right.