In this new ad for the Nissan Leaf, the majestic polar bear, his habitat crumbling, makes the lonely trek to suburban America. But to what end? Watch and find out. The irreverence is perfectly tuned.
To recap: The car is 100 percent electric; charges in 8 hours with a 220/240V outlet (like the one for your dryer); costs as little as $26,000, depending on the subsidies in your state; and is scheduled to hit the streets in December.