25 Nov '15, 2pm

Nissan Electric Cars Will Be For Mass Market: CEO Ghosn

By Stephen Edelstein 2,479 views Nov 25, 2015 2016 Nissan Leaf Enlarge Photo The success of the Tesla Model S has automakers--particularly German automakers--scrambling to build pricey luxury plug-in electric cars to compete with the upstart from Silicon Valley. But the automaker that's sold more electric cars than anyone else plans to continue in a different direction. The Renault Nissan Alliance will concentrate on mass-market electric cars, rather than luxury models, CEO Carlos Ghosn told reporters at the recent Tokyo Motor Show. DON'T MISS: Nissan And Renault Have Now Sold More Than 250,000 Electric Cars Renault and Nissan will not produce a rival to the Model S or Model X, Ghosn said during a roundtable discussion (via Charged EVs ). "Frankly we are concentrated on the mass market, the core market," he remarked. He said the small sales increases that would result from...

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