Nissan Leaf Selling Out

The new Electric Vehicle, Nissan Leaf, is selling out - but not in the way Metallica did. 2011 versions of the model are almost completely gone, with reservation numbers of the 2012 version going up soon. Growth should continue over this decade: "Bloomberg believes electric vehicles will comprise 9% of automobile sales by 2020, and that percentage will more than double another 10 years by 2030."

The next challenge for Nissan will be convincing potential buyers who many not yet be convinced that electric vehicles are practical.  Recharging is also a huge issue: "Nissan has reported that 90% of the customers…
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