Nissan Drive Electric Tour Rolls into Florida

Jackonsville residents encouraged to sign up for test drive of LEAF electric car.

Published: 18-Jan-2011

Check out Nissan's new Leaf electric car as its Drive Electric Tour comes to Jacksonville from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at The Avenues mall, 10300 Southside Blvd.

Nissan launched the Drive Electric Tour for its Nissan LEAF in October, allowing consumers to sample its fully electric 4-door, 5-passenger compact Leaf, which has an estimated range of 100 miles on a charge and can hit speeds of up to 90 mph. It has an 80 kW AC synchronous motor powered by a 24 kWh lithium-ion battery pack, with an onboard charger and 120 volt trickle charging cable. To sign up for a test drive of the car, log onto driveNissanLEAF.com.

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