Under Leaf hood
Under the hood of the Nissan Leaf shows how different all-electric vehicles are from their internal-combustion-engine cousins. On top is the power electronics, which control the electric current, and below that is the electric motor, which moves the car. The batteries are placed under the seats in the middle of the car.
October 14, 2010 11:09 AM PDT
Photo by: Martin LaMonica/CNET
| Caption by: Martin LaMonica
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