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    Mark Perry confirms that Nissan will deliver nearly 25,000 Leafs by end of 2011
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    Nissan Leaf EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Last week, we brought you that startling story regarding the possibility that Nissan, in a move to meet high demand in Japan, allegedly decided to limit U.S. allocation of Leafs to just 3,300 units by the end of March. Thankfully, the ...

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    Nissan dealer says only 3,300 Leafs will be available in U.S. by end of March *UPDATE
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    2011 Nissan Leaf -– Click above for high-res image gallery
    Nissan held its dealer conference last week in Las Vegas and discussed the company's upcoming electric vehicle, the Nissan Leaf. While we've yet to hear much from the conference, one dealership has come forward and posted a slew of ...

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    Report: Nissan to allocate 2,000 Leafs to UK in 2011, half headed to fleets
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    Nissan Leaf EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Last weekend, Nissan revealed some info regarding the Leaf's availability and its allocation in the UK and managed to do so with little fanfare and virtually no media coverage. It's almost as if Nissan intended to slip this ...

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    More evidence that Nissan is confident of all-electric Leaf's financial viability
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    Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We've gotten random tidbits here and there about what will be in Chris Paine's upcoming movie, Revenge of the Electric Car, like what producer Jessie Deeter said last week. But what has Paine learned about the subjects in his film in all ...

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    Report: Nissan Leaf available nationwide by end of 2011, in Canada by early 2012
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    Nissan Leaf EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    On occasion, we receive emails from avid readers asking about specific plans for the Nissan Leaf rollout process. Up until now, responses have been limited to the somewhat vague information that Nissan has revealed thus far. ...

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    Leaf far from sold out, Nissan encourages more pre-orders
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    Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Initially, reservations for the Nissan Leaf shot up rapidly as early adopters quickly jumped at the chance to own the breakthrough electric vehicle (EV). As the Leaf nears its release date, interest has dwindled a bit. Nissan currently ...

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    Nissan asking prospective Leaf owners how long battery warranty should be [w/Poll]
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    Carmakers don't typically ask prospective customers how long the warranty should be on their new car. That decision is usually made based on how much the manufacturer thinks longer warranty coverage will cost and what its competitors might be doing. However, as we enter the era of electrification ...

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    Nissan to sell 25,000 Leafs in U.S. by end of 2011
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    When poked and prodded hard enough, an automaker occasionally lets some information squeak out without intentions to do so. Luckily, we almost immediately get wind of any slip-up and bring it directly to you. Case in point: CNN Money writer Peter Valdes-Dapena spoke with Nissan spokesman Steve ...

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    Nissan Leaf hits 15,000 pre-orders, Aqua Globe blue most popular
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    The initial surge for Nissan Leaf pre-orders has long since died down, but the company is still steadily racking up more potential sales, albeit at a much slower rate. The last time that we updated the Leaf's pre-order status, U.S. interest stood at 13,000 strong with an additional 6,000 claimed ...

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    Leaf records 14,000 U.S. pre-orders, 90% are conquest sales
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    In auto speak, conquest sales can be loosely defined as a legal form of stealing from others, as in taking potential sales away from other models or swiping buyers who are typically loyal to another brand. Conquest sales are highly coveted, and most automakers actually aim to make vehicles that ...

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    Former GM EV1 product manager discusses why Nissan Leaf won't flop
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    While the current crop of electric vehicles are a far cry from the failed attempts to produce commercially viable electrics back in the mid-90s, many still doubt that EVs can be successful. Much of that doubt stems from the multi-billion dollar flop from GM known as the EV1. The EV1 was the ...

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    Nissan's Mark Perry responds to Leaf price gouging, says problem is easily averted
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    Virtually every popular car that's also produced in low quantities is subject to dealer price gouging. High demand, coupled with low supply, typically allows dealers to get away with charging customers more than the sticker price for these rare vehicles. We had thought that the Nissan Leaf would ...

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    Carlos Ghosn: 2011 Nissan Leaf sold out
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    If you aren't already on the list to purchase a 2011 Nissan Leaf, you're officially out of luck. During a speech to the Detroit Economic Club today, Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn announced that the U.S. market allotment for the first year's production of Leafs is already sold out more than six months ...

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    Breaking: First Nissan Leaf going to Lance Armstrong in September [w/video]
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    Cyclist Lance Armstrong with Radio Shack team - Click above to watch video after the jump
    There's just no way we could have predicted that the legendary cyclist Lance Armstrong would become the first official U.S. owner of the Nissan Leaf, but that appears to be the case. Not only will Lance be ...

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    Leaf orders now stand at 17,000 worldwide, year-end target in sight
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    Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery
    This past weekend, Nissan opened up Leaf reservations to the general public, and although pre-orders have gone exceptionally well thus far, it's this new general public period that's of particular interest. It's safe to assume there's a ...

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    Nissan Leaf pre-orders already exceed production capacity
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    Nissan Leaf EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Wow, it sure didn't take long for pre-orders of the Nissan Leaf to exceed the company's current production capacity. In just a few short weeks, Nissan has tallied around 17,000 pre-orders from interested U.S. and Japanese buyers, ...

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    Nissan announces European prices for Leaf, under €30,000 after incentives
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    2011 Nisan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Nissan has announced that the Leaf electric car will be priced under €30,000 after incentives in its European launch markets, which include the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands and Portugal. Contrary to some previous comments ...

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    WSJ: Nissan Leaf profitable by year three; battery cost closer to $18,000
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    Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A couple weeks ago, the Times of London reported that the battery in the Nissan Leaf cost the automaker around $9,000 to produce. We covered the story here, but were hesitant to agree with what seemed to be an incredibly low price. We ...

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    Ghosn says Renault-Nissan will have capacity for 500,000 new EVs a year
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    Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn with Leaf EV – Click above for high-res image gallery Nissan President and CEO Carlos Ghosn announced earlier this week that his company is in a dominant position for the coming EV boom, remarking that the Leaf and the seven all-electric models from Renault-Nissan ...

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    Nissan Leaf general public reservation period opens tomorrow, 9,500 orders in
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    Perhaps you forgot to sign up during the pre-registration period on NissanUSA.com or maybe you just wanted to wait it out a bit to learn more about the Leaf, whatever the case may be, there's no need to worry. Reservations for the Leaf will officially open to the general public starting tomorrow ...

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