With Exception of Tesla, EV Residual Values are Falling

By Tim Healey Electric-vehicle residual values continue to fall, with the exception being the Tesla Model S.
Black Book, a car-pricing guide firm, is showing that prices for the 2013 Nissan Leaf are averaging 22 percent of the original sticker price, putting them at around $8,000 to $8,500, while five-year-old Leafs are selling at 11 percent. This, it’s being suggested, could be due to consumers being unwilling to live with differences in ownership experience that occur with an EV – mainly short range and long charge times.
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