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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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    Plug-in 2010: Nissan says "we are very comfortable" with Leaf battery warranty level
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    Following his announcement of the Nissan Leaf's 8-year, 100,000-mile warranty during the plenary session at the Plug-In 2010 Conference this morning, Nissan North America's executive vice president Carlos Tavares spent some time with reporters answering our questions about just what this means ...

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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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    Renault-Nissan headed to Taiwan with EV promotion plan
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    2012 Renault Fluence Z.E. – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Renault-Nissan alliance has now tallied more than 60 electric vehicle (EV) partnerships with its most recent addition of Taiwan to the ever-growing list of Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) signed with governments, ...

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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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    Nissan opens first technical training center geared to electric vehicles
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    "I wouldn't touch that thing with a ten-foot pole!" That's the statement we often hear when it comes to working on potentially dangerous electric vehicles (EVs). This anti-EV sentiment can be heard from shadetree mechanics and old-timers who aren't specifically trained to work on the high ...

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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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    Autocar drives the Nissan Leaf, walks away with a grin
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    The first round of test drives of the production Nissan Leaf is over and the overwhelming majority of reviews are extremely positive. Autocar, well known for its in-depth and often critical reviews, walked away with smiles after piloting the Leaf around the track. We can't say that the final ...

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    From Plum Crazy to Key Lime, the color of the Nissan Leaf is up to you
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    Nissan Leaf – Click above to choose your custom color
    Nissan has not officially finalized the color choices for its Leaf just yet, but it does provide five generic color samples to choose from during the registration process. For the most part, the samples are just your plain Jane, ...

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    Nissan pegs Leaf range between 47 and 138 miles, individual results may vary
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    Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery
    What's the true range of electric cars? This is a topic that we've touched on before and again recently. We think that Nissan might have been listening this time around because it almost immediately came forward with some extremely ...

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    Spied: Pre-production Nissan Leaf caught in action wearing nothing but a bit of tape
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    Nissan Leaf spy photo – Click above for high-res image gallery
    These pictures, caught by a tipster in Arizona, clearly show that Nissan does have at least one Leaf that's not adorned with that oh-so-familiar hue of Aqua Globe blue. Dressed in black attire, the Leaf's appearance is ...

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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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    Nissan Leaf gets iPhone app that James Bond wouldn't approve of
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    Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If the vision of James Bond driving the BMW 750il remotely via his cell phone in Tomorrow Never Dies is your idea of a perfect app for a vehicle, than the setup for the Nissan Leaf is sure to disappoint. The Leaf's iPhone app is quite ...

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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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    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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