With half 1,000,000 Leafs constructed globally, prospects around the globe proceed to embrace the pioneering zero-emission car, Nissan knowledgeable.
The milestone was achieved at Nissan’s plant in Sunderland, England, virtually a decade after the mannequin first went on sale.
The Nissan Leaf has received accolades around the globe together with World Automotive of the 12 months 2011, Automotive of the 12 months 2011 in Europe, and Automotive of the 12 months Japan in 2011 and 2012. Extra importantly, the automobile has earned the belief of a whole bunch of 1000’s of shoppers. The 500,000th Leaf discovered its proprietor, Maria Jansen, in Norway.
“My husband and I selected to purchase a Nissan Leaf again in 2018, and we liked it,” Jansen stated. “We’re very excited to develop into the proud homeowners of the 500,000th Nissan Leaf. This automobile actually meets our wants with prolonged vary and enhanced applied sciences.”
The Leaf gives prospects superior applied sciences to boost security, consolation and management on the highway. These embody the award-winning ProPILOT – a “hands-on, eyes-on” system that enables the automobile to cease, restart and keep centered in its lane – and e-Pedal expertise for one-pedal driving.
Leaf homeowners have pushed greater than 14.eight billion clean-air kilometers since 2010. Collectively, they’ve helped forestall greater than 2.four billion kilograms of CO2 emissions.
Throughout latest lockdowns, air high quality improved around the globe as a consequence of a lower in CO2-emitting actions. In Europe, research present that 68% of individuals help measures to forestall a return to earlier ranges of air pollution2.
“Shoppers have seen what cleaner air and lowered noise air pollution really feel like throughout lockdowns,” stated Helen Perry, head of electrical passenger automobiles and infrastructure at Nissan Europe.