Nissan LEAF Design Earns World Green Car Award
Nissan is an innovative company known for its green initiatives. The brand recently won the 2018 World Green Car Award for the 2018 Nissan LEAF, the first all-electric vehicle to win such an award since its inception. It was presented at the New York International Auto Show, one of the world’s foremost gatherings of auto experts.
Optimized Nissan LEAF Design
In case you missed it, the Nissan LEAF design has been revamped for the second generation. This not only includes new styling, but also a more efficient powertrain and some innovative new technologies. For example, the LEAF now comes with an updated Nissan Intelligent Mobility system with things like ProPILOT Assist, an e-Pedal, and automatic emergency braking. These features not only keep you safe, but they also improve efficiency like never before.
Over 300,000 Zero-Emission Vehicles
“We’re very proud that since Nissan LEAF launched in 2010, we’ve been able to put more than 300,000 zero-emission electric vehicles on the road worldwide, helping to reduce carbon footprints around the globe,” said Daniele Schillaci, Executive Vice President, Global Marketing, and Sales. “We’re honored to be recognized by this esteemed jury and proud to continue to expand the vision of Nissan Intelligent Mobility.”
World Car Of The Year
The Nissan LEAF was also named the World Car of the Year in 2011, and it is the only all-electric car to do so for its 14-year history. The LEAF was able to beat out several other vehicles in its category its most recent award, and judges noted that the low environmental impact and incredible efficiency made it the clear winner. To learn more about it, come talk to the team at South County Nissan in Gilroy, CA.