Green taxi operator Phoenix recently bought 6 Nissan LEAFs in Northumberland to add to their 150 vehicle fleet, and science journalist Jheni Osman was there to breakdown the plug-in purchase and how well it can be integrated into normal use.
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Amongst other facts according to Phoenix Taxi is that the LEAFs use about £9 ($15 USD) per week in fuel costs, while the LPG cars use about £100 ($162 USD).
Given those financial numbers alone, it is no wonder why any taxi fleet who believes the range of Nissan's EV is sufficient to cover their needs is a runaway hit.
Couple of things to know:
- This video was promoted by Nissan UK - so you can imagine what the end conclusion will be
- This video was shot in the UK, which means it is required by law to include the phrase "ticks all the boxes" at least once during the segment