AutomotiveNewsGlobal sales of the new Leaf should be at least double that of the outgoing model, and maybe triple, Saikawa said. Nissan sold 47,000 Leafs worldwide last year, implying sales of at least 94,000 units and possibly as high as nearly 150,000. “The minimum, minimum line that I said is double the sales and it could be triple,” he said.
Nissan Shows How To Launch An EV Right, Almost 4,000 LEAF Sales In Debut Month For Japan
For October, the LEAF set a new all-time sales record with 3,629 deliveries! Making the LEAF the 19th best selling car in Japan for the month...
Nissan has said it expects to sell (“conservatively”) upwards of 150,000 copies of the new LEAF per year (3x historical norms for the 1st generation). It would appear the assembly of that many vehicles won’t be a problem – now to see if demand will be as strong.