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Canada's first Nissan Leaf electric car drive remains committed after five years

Stephen Edelstein 424 views Sep 29, 2016 Ottawa resident Ricardo Borba takes delivery of the first consumer Nissan LEAF in Canada Enlarge Photo Over five years after they first went on sale, Nissan electric cars have racked up an impressive amount of mileage: more than 2.5 billion kilometers (1.6 billion miles). The Nissan Leaf has proven that electric cars can handle the rigors of daily driving just as well as internal-combustion models. At the same time, Leafs have inspired the continued loyalty of their owners. DON'T MISS: First 2011 Nissan Leaf Electric Car Delivered To Canada (Oct 2011) One of those owners is Ricardo Borba, who took delivery of Canada's first Leaf on September 23, 2011. Since then, he's covered over 100,000 kilometers (62,000 miles), and his enthusiasm for the electric car hasn't waned. On the fifth anniversary of his Leaf's delivery , Borba discussed...

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