iluvcoins
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Delivery Date: 10 Oct 2017

Re: Advice needed for a 2nd leaf

Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:51 am

Not to throw this off of a Leaf discussion, but for longer range as we all know now the new 2018 Leaf will have a lot longer range, also I've been watching the Tesla S used market like teslainventory.com and I see a fair amount in the higher 30's to lower 40's coming of 1st lease - range is typically 200-300 on those cars. Might be a good way to go and not need a 3rd car.

Phatcat73
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Leaf Number: 401511
Location: Buffalo Grove, Il

Re: Advice needed for a 2nd leaf

Tue Oct 10, 2017 12:02 pm

unfortunately some of the 16's and 17's are deteriorating rapidly. I would not feel comfortable with that decision even with a lease. Suggest holding off until spring when the new 40kw Leaf will be out for the same price as the outgoing 30kw.
2016 SV; purchased 20-Jan-17, <5k, 98% SOH; 01-Apr-17
2013 SV; purchased 6-March-13 44k, 81% SOH; 3-Apr-17
2015 S; purchased 29-July-14, moved to AZ Nov-2014, 19k, 83% SOH; 30-Mar-17
(LD storage) 2009 Ford Escape Hybrid 4x2), 101k

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