24 Feb '13, 10pm

Of course, it too is based on a modified base Leaf offering.

Of course, it too is based on a modified base Leaf offering.

Racing a Leaf? Sure, that’s already been done , and now Nissan’s Nismo division has built a new Leaf-based race car. Of course, it too is based on a modified base Leaf offering. The name on the back panel, just under the massive adjustable rear wing, says Nissan Leaf and the powertrain is a 100-percent zero emission advanced lithium-ion battery design, just like that found on the regular Leaf. Despite its lack of rear doors, rear seat, trunk, audio system, navigation, carpeting and other amenities, there is a discernible family resemblance. But that is where the similarities between the production Leaf and the Nissan Leaf Nismo RC end. As indicted by the “RC” – for Racing Competition – this is an electric vehicle that is, according to Nissan, purpose-built to bring new meaning to the term “Racing Green.” Nissan, and its motorsports subsidiary NISMO, is looking to the racin...

Full article: http://www.hybridcars.com/a-leaf-for-the-track-by-nismo/

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