The North American arm of Nissan Motors announced September 29 that the all-electric Nissan Leaf is expanding its availability in the U.S.
Starting September 29, the company will be taking orders for the 2012 model year Leaf from consumers in Colorado, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey and New York.
“A prioritized ordering phase” will be in place for customers in these states who have previously placed a reservation for the Nissan Leaf, says the company.
On September 26, the company says it will open to the general public a new reservation process for the all-electric car.
And by the end of this year, Nissan hopes to take actual consumer orders for the 2012 Nissan Leaf in seven more states including—Delaware, Indiana, Louisiana, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island.