posted 8 years ago

Nissan Leaf wins first award

The Nissan Leaf was given the coveted ‘Special Award’ at the 2010 Auto Express New Car Awards

The Nissan Leaf has won its first award eight months ahead of sales. The Nissan Leaf was given the coveted 'Special Award' at the 2010 Auto Express New Car Awards.

The Nissan Leaf is the world's first affordable mass produced zero emission vehicle with a range of 100 miles. It is a compact five passenger car with features such as air conditioning, satellite navigation, parking camera, a quick charge socket and innovative smart-phone connectivity.

Paul Willcox, Managing Director at Nissan Motor (GB) Limited said “we are delighted to receive what we hope will be the first of many awards for the Nissan Leaf. Nissan is leading the industry by being the first manufacturer to introduce an affordable zero emission car and we believe that drivers and passengers alike will be as impressed as the Auto Express team are with the Nissan Leaf.

Customers in the UK can place their order for a Nissan Leaf from 1 September at with deliveries starting from 1 March 2011.