Nissan Leaf Becomes First Electric Car Available For Order In All Us Markets

Nissan Leaf Becomes First Electric Car Available For Order in All US MarketsBeginning tomorrow, drivers across the country will have their first opportunity to order their Nissan LEAF, as Nissan North America Inc. (NNA) expands availability for all U.S. markets, nationwide.   This new launch phase means residents of 21 new states will be able to select and order a 2012 Nissan LEAF. The LEAF, the world’s first and only electric car, now also is the only electric car ever to be available nationwide.

Penn Jillette And The Nissan Leaf Headline In Las Vegas

Penn Jillette and the Nissan LEAF Headline in Las VegasFor 35 years Penn Jillette has been making news as part of the beloved magical and comedic duo Penn & Teller.   He has headlined at The Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas for the past decade, and has enjoyed sold-out runs on Broadway, world tours, Emmy-winning TV specials and appearances in everything from Letterman to Leno, Friends to The Simpsons.

100% Electric Nissan Leaf Joins The Daily Rental Market With Europcar

100% electric Nissan LEAF joins the daily rental market with EuropcarNissan and Europcar announced today that Nissan LEAF, the award-winning 100% electric car, will be available to hire on short term rental in two of the busiest capital cities in the world: Paris and London. From February, the 2011 World and European Car of The Year will be available for hire bringing the LEAF to a wider audience.

The Nissan Leaf Proves Slick In Wintry Test Drives In Northern Japan

The Nissan LEAF proves slick in wintry test drives in northern JapanAuto journalists put the all-electric Nissan LEAF through its paces on three powdery test courses in Shibetsu, Hokkaido, this week, in the freezing temperatures of northern Japan.   Some 230 meters above sea level, media gathered to assess the LEAF’s driving performance and handling in extreme weather conditions, icing any concerns that wintry weather could drastically reduce battery performance.