Electric Cars will have to fight a lot of myths ignited by the imagination of some oil greased journalists. Nissan Leaf is coming now onto our streets and, finally, being delivered all over the world in numbers. It is a serious piece of Japanese engineering with a lot of attention to the safety, functionality and detail.
Nobody would like to entertain the idea of sitting on the giant powerful battery and being electrocuted in the first rain - now you can be relieved with this video, that safety in Electric Cars as paramount as in any vehicle from the serious auto brand.
Technology is here - now we need the volume to make the prices go down and bring us our iPod moment in Electric Cars.
"Nissan Leaf and Zero Emission Mobility at Columbia. In order to understand this Next Big Thing and the fundamental shift in our society with coming Oil Shock and how we can deal with it, it is not enough only to study the Peak Oil situation, coming models of Electric Cars and draw your own conclusions about potential for the Electrification of our Transportation (Electric Cars Investment Manifesto from FedEx and Cisco Systems can help here). You need to understand the history, magnitude of investment and powerful force of people behind it with passion and dedication to make this technological advance and disruptive technology happen - Electric Cars."