In case you haven’t heard, a Nissan Leaf driver set a new record for reverse driving up the Goodwood hill. I initially avoided covering this, as it didn’t really do much for me, but then I watched the video over on Gas2 and thought it was worth a share after all. Here’s the Gas2 post & video:
Video: Watch The Nissan Leaf Set A Backwards Driving Record (via Gas 2.0)
The annual Goodwood Festival of Speed is a celebration of all things automotive. Put on by the awesome Lord March since 1993, Goodwood attracts gearheads from across the globe who want a chance to race up the famous hill climb. This year featured a record number of alt-fuel vehicles, among them a Nissan…
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