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To Lease or Not To Lease (EV Batteries)

April 8th, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart

To lease or not to lease, that is the question. And it has been the question running in the minds of many carmakers as they ponder how to turn their gasoline car business model around to embrace the relatively low-maintenance electric vehicle (EV)


Another Milestone For Renault: 100,000th Leased Electric Vehicle Battery

March 28th, 2017 | by Cynthia Shahan

Renault's customers are partial to leasing their batteries, an option that very few electric car producers have offered. There are certainly pros and cons to leasing the battery versus buying it as part of the car, but there's no doubt that ZOE buyers/lessees overwhelmingly choose the former. In fact, 94% of UK ZOE owners leased their battery in 2016. Furthermore, Renault just hit a big milestone, with more ZOE drivers having leased a battery than most brands can claim for total EV sales



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