653 Nissan Leafs were sold in February 2013 (very similar to the January figure of 650). In comparison, 478 Leafs were sold in February 2012. So, 2013 February sales are about 37% higher than last year’s.
With the price of the LEAF dropping from $35,200 MSRP to $28,800 MSRP this year, as well as performance improvements (i.e. longer range, better coefficient of drag, improved regenerative brakes, and other improvements)
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The Nissan LEAF is a four-door hatchback that can seat up to five passengers. The zero emission LEAF is equipped with a 107 horsepower electric motor. The electric motor is generated by a 90 kilowatt lithium ion battery pack.
According to Nissan, it takes up to eight hours to fully charge the Nissan LEAF with a conventional outlet and only 30 minutes for an 80 percent charge with the quick charge station.
The LEAF is available at Nissan of Elk Grove. We proudly serve the Sacramento area. Visit us to speak with one of our knowledgeable sales associates or schedule a test-drive. We are conveniently located in the Elk Grove Auto Mall: 8590 Laguna Grove Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95757.