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Nissan LEAFs

Georgia Nissan Dealers Brace For Tumbling LEAF Sales

Effective yesterday, Georgia’s $5,000 tax credit for purchasing electric cars disappeared. The state of Georgia had been a hot bed for pure electric cars, like the Nissan LEAF.  But with the $5,000 incentive now gone, the state’s demand for electric cars will surely wane. Nissan dealers in the state of…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 30

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Nissan CEO Sets U.S. LEAF Sales Target At 50,000 Annually

Automotive News spoke with Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn at the recent 2015 New York Auto Show. Most of Ghosn’s comments were related to electric cars. Specifically, Ghosn was asked whether or not the volume of LEAF sales support Nissan’s massive investment in battery manufacturing in the U.S. Ghosn responded: “The…

5 months ago by Eric Loveday 87

This Senior Engineer And Portland Resident Was Selected By Nissan To Be The Symbolic 75,000th LEAF Sold In U.S. In March

Nissan Celebrates 75,000 LEAFs Sold In U.S.

A resident of Portland, Oregon is now the owner of the 75,000th Nissan LEAF sold in the U.S. The resident, Rishabh Mehandru, is actually a returning LEAF owner.  He leased his first LEAF two years ago. Mehandru, senior engineer at Intel, stated: “I’m a runner, and when I ran outside…

5 months ago by Eric Loveday 24

Nissan LEAF Sales in Japan – January 2015

Nissan LEAF Sales In Japan To Cross 50,000 This Month

With 999 LEAFs sold in January, Nissan missed the mark of 50,000 cumulative sales in Japan by less than 400 units. We expect that the important milestone will be achieved this month. Sales in January were 20% down compared to January 2013, although when we look back we find that,…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 0

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Nissan: Record LEAF Sales Expected In 2015 In Europe

With it now being 2015, we have our first sales prediction for the year for the Nissan LEAF. Nissan of Europe expects LEAF sales to once again set a record in 2015. Nissan Europe’s electric car director, Jean-Pierre Diernaz, told Automotive News Europe that the expectation for 2015 is a…

7 months ago by Eric Loveday 7

Pop The Champagne!

Nissan Celebrates 30,000 LEAFs Sold

Pop open the champagne…it’s time for a celebration! As we reported earlier in the day, the LEAF had a very big year.  Now Nissan itself is celebrating over 30,000 LEAF sales in 2014.  (remarks below) This marks the first time ever that sales of a plug-in electric car have exceeded 30,000…

8 months ago by Eric Loveday 34

Nissan LEAF

Nissan LEAF Sales Surpass 150,000 Worldwide

The world’s #1 selling electric car achieved one more sales milestone: 150,000 units sold. The Nissan LEAF is unmatched in terms of global sales amongst plug-in electric cars, so it’s no surprise that the LEAF was the first to 100,000 units sold (January 2014) and now is the first to…

9 months ago by Eric Loveday 5