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When Will Tesla Hit 200,000 US Sales

Will Tesla Model 3 buyers in the US get the full $7,500 tax incentive? Take a look at the data. As of the end of 2016, Tesla has sold a...

Saturday, January 1, 2011

Trading the Pump for a Plug « Liveshots

Trading the Pump for a Plug « Liveshots: "The LEAF is perhaps the most ambitious electric vehicle venture since the 1990s, when several major automakers went into limited EV production in response to California zero-emissions mandates. Electric cars, such as the General Motors EV1, Ford Ranger EV, Honda EV Plus and Toyota RAV4 EV were discontinued shortly after a group of automakers successfully challenged the California requirements.

Padgett said the LEAF is a 'game changer' for Nissan, which is operating on the assumption that American consumers are ready to trade the pump for a plug."