OwnerNikki Gordon-Bloomfield
(former owner, EV has been sold)
Owner's Other EVsSakura Pedalec Electric Scooter/Bike
1998 City El
2004 Toyota Prius
Ego Helio (Ego Cycle 2)
1984 Volkswagen CityStromer (Golf Mk II)
2002 REVA (G-Wiz)
2013 Nissan LEAF
LocationHillsboro, Oregon United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle2011 Nissan Leaf
Our first brand-new electric car from the start.
(All our
previous electric cars were second-hand or
We're having a
great time driving it too!
Batteries0.00 Volt,
Top Speed100 MPH (160 KPH)
Supposedly it's 95, but I've seen other Nissan
Leafs go
I'd never test it on the highway, of course! ;)
Range73 Miles (117 Kilometers)
EV Miles
Current:82,000 Miles (131,938 Kilometers)
    As of 3/3/2016
We've used this Leaf as our family car and main car for
nearly two years, and it's yet to let
us down. What has let us down however, is the failure
of charging networks to provide
reliable, working charging points!

So far, only Carwings has really broken on us -- which
you should never rely on -- and
the cloth seats are starting to show signs of dirt and
muck. Hardly surprising given the
number of miles we've done, and the fact that we have

Sold in 2015 when we emigrated to the U.S.

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