News What if everything ran on gas? Written By Ken PaulmanMay 27, 2011 Subscribe to our newsletter Don't miss the latest headlines. Sign up for our Daily Digests. Midwest Headlines National Headlines A brilliant commercial for the Nissan Leaf (h/t to David Roberts of Grist, via Twitter): 2 thoughts on “What if everything ran on gas?” Note the not-so-subtle dig at the Chevy Volt (which has a small gas-powered engine) at the end of the spot. I love this commercial. Nissan (Leaf) is a great brand for luxury cars.