DEARBORN, MI – Nissan is comfortable in its market position with the Leaf electric vehicle and does not consider the upcoming Mitsubishi i EV a direct competitor. “We’re a midsize, 5-passenger, 100-miles-of-range” EV, Mark Perry, director-product planning for Nissan Americas, tells WardsAuto on the sidelines of the Center for Automotive Research’s “Business of Plugging In” conference here. Mitsubishi’s i, going on sale on the West Coast in December, is a “smaller package with a smaller ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Nissan Confident of Leaf EV’s Sweet Spot in U.S. Market" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.