Elegant Nissan Leaf is green too

The new Nissan Leaf has 110kW of power and a real-world driving range of at least 250km, compared with its predecessor. It also features the e-Pedal, which allows the car to be driven with just the accelerator.
The Nissan Leaf has a lively electric drivetrain, with 110kW of power and 320Nm of instant torque.
The Nissan Leaf has a lively electric drivetrain, with 110kW of power and 320Nm of instant torque.ST PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER TAN
The Nissan Leaf has a lively electric drivetrain, with 110kW of power and 320Nm of instant torque.
The Nissan Leaf has a lively electric drivetrain, with 110kW of power and 320Nm of instant torque.ST PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER TAN

The first car I reviewed - 30 years ago this month - was a sleek, sporty Nissan 200SX coupe.

For my 30th anniversary, I have another Nissan but, this time, a chic electric carrier called Leaf.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 05, 2019, with the headline 'Elegant Leaf is green too'. Print Edition | Subscribe