First-Ever Nissan LEAF Owner Says His Interest in EVs is Now "Practical"

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Sept. 27, 2013) – Olivier Chalouhi bought the very first all-electric Nissan LEAF sold in the world. He lives in Northern California, and he placed his order online just after midnight on Aug. 31, 2010 when reservations opened for the car. He completed the purchase a few months later at Northbay Nissan in Petaluma, Calif.
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Nissan LEAF Chief Vehicle Engineer Hidetoshi Kadota

Nissan LEAF Chief Vehicle Engineer Hidetoshi Kadota

UBE's plastic pellets are made from waste electrical appliances

UBE's plastic pellets are made from waste electrical appliances

The sound insulator in the Nissan LEAF is made from recycled clothes

The sound insulator in the Nissan LEAF is made from recycled clothes

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

Nissan e-NV200

Nissan e-NV200

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

A new EV charge for Japanese superhero Ultraman

Nissan e-NV200

Nissan e-NV200

Druck Say hello to WAVE, the world's largest EV rally

Druck Say hello to WAVE, the world's largest EV rally

Say hello to WAVE, the world's largest EV rally

Say hello to WAVE, the world's largest EV rally

Japan automakers advance electric charging infrastructure

Japan automakers advance electric charging infrastructure

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family

Nissan delivers 50,000th all-electric LEAF in U.S. to Texas family