Nissan Leaf: With over 27 partnerships around the world Nissan is introducing their first plug-in hybrid. Nissan plans of introduce the Leaf in the U.S., Europe, and eventually Japan.
The Leaf has a top speed of 90 m.p.h with a range of 100miles. One full charge that takes approximately 40 minutes will give the vehicle 100 miles of travel. Utilizing lithium-ion batteries it seats 5 people.
Production will be done in Kanazawa Prefecture, Japan followed by production in Tennessee. And just keep it real; the batteries are going to be leased to buyers otherwise vehicle owners would have to purchase vehicle battery pack at a whopping $10,000.