ABG reviews the 2011 Leaf and writes – ‘In the end, the Leaf made the trip. Yep, that’s 116.1 miles traveled under real-world conditions. The range-testing run utilized around 22.76 kW of the Leaf’s total 24 kWh battery, indicating that it was pushed to the limits. Surprisingly, Chambers claims to have called upon the cool air of the range-depleting A/C system for much of the journey.’
Sixteen percent over the estimated mileage with using the air conditioning system? That’s not too shabby at all. Read more about the 2011 Nissan Leaf.