San Diegan Turns Over Engine in His New Leaf

A La Jollan was only second person ever to take delivery of the new all-electric car.

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Bob Hansen
A La Jollan was only the second person to ever take delivery of a new all-electric Nissan Leaf.
Bob Hansen
Patent attorney Tom Franklin was at Mossy Nissan in Kearny Mesa on Monday to pick up his car
Bob Hansen
The vehicle was delivered to the happy father of three at about 3 p.m.
Bob Hansen
The La Jollan has been driving a Toyota Prius for several years.
Bob Hansen
Franklin said he was fascinated to get his hands on the all-electric vehicle. The first Leaf went to a man living in the Bay Area.
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