September 30, 2011

GREEN CARS UNDERWHELM: Nissan Leaf nets middling 78-point Consumer Reports score, still beats Volt. Plus, range anxiety: “CR discovered that, under gentle driving conditions, the Leaf averaged 90 miles on a full charge. But in cold weather, CR’s testers report the range dropped to approximately 60 miles. It’s for this reason that CR refers to the Leaf as an urban runabout.”

Comments are closed.