, Twickenham, UK
NISSAN LEAF WINS ‘ELECTRIC VEHICLE OF THE YEAR’ AT GREENFLEET AWARDS IN EUROPE
The 100-percent electric Nissan LEAF five-door hatchback has picked adult another award. It was voted Electric Vehicle of a Year during a 2011 GreenFleet Awards.
Sponsored by EDF Energy, a Nissan LEAF was judged as a best behaving and many suitable electric automobile in a class.
“With five-door practicality, a inexhaustible boot, a high turn of spec, and many importantly, a 110 mile range, a Nissan LEAF is a resounding choice this year. Add to that a take-up in fleets, from all over a UK, and it positively means a Nissan LEAF is now a marketplace leader, and will continue to make in-roads into fleets looking to welcome EV technology,” pronounced Colin Boyton, GreenFleet Marketing Manager.
“For these reasons, a Nissan LEAF is a estimable leader of a 2011 GreenFleet Electric Vehicle of a Year,” he continued.
Barry Beeston, Nissan Motor GB’s Fleet Sales Director said, “A flourishing series of fleets are commencement to switch on to how Nissan LEAF can yield drivers with a good multiple of bland practicality and 0 emissions when in use.
“Nissan LEAF’s whole life costs make financial clarity and a fast flourishing charging infrastructure and 32-strong network of dilettante Nissan EV dealers make using a automobile a hassle-free exercise,” he added.
Nissan LEAF comes entirely versed with facilities such as meridian control, satellite navigation, rear-view parking camera, a discerning assign hollow and innovative smart-phone connectivity. Nissan LEAF is labelled during £25,990, after a £5,000 Government incentive. The cost includes a battery.
Nissan LEAF will be built during Sunderland plant from 2013.