It also makes use of a dedicated smart IT system that allows for interactive communications via the owner's smartphone. This enables the owner to perform certain functions remotely (such as, control the aircon or start charging) while also making available a range of real-time on and off-board support features.
INTERACTIVE: The Leaf's touch-screen interface provides running updates of the car's various functions.
Alliance member Renault had a little surprise in store for the assembled media.
TWIZYLICIOUS: Pre-production examples of the pint-sized Twizy were sampled on a course set up at Durban's Sibaya Casino complex.