27 Jul '16, 4am

A Nissan Gold Leaf EV For Olympic Gold Winning Athletes

A Nissan Gold Leaf EV For Olympic Gold Winning Athletes

Nissan’s British office has an extra incentive for 16 Olympic medal hopefuls — win a gold medal at this summer’s Rio Games and take home a shiny gold Leaf EV. The gilded Leaf EV was unveiled at the Lee Valley Velopark in London by Sir Chris Hoy, who knows a thing or two about winning Olympic golds: he has six of them (plus a silver). This Leaf will certainly stand out in a crowd with the words “Rio 2016 Gold Medalist” on the hood, both sides, and the rear bumper, so that passersby from every angle will know who is behind the wheel. Nissan Great Britain is sponsoring ten Olympic and six Paralympic athletes (known as ambassadors) at this summer’s 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Among those who could drive away with the bonus prize include the likes of heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson, gymnast Max Whitlock and multi-gold medal winners David Weir and Richard...

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