The Nissan Leaf is the best-selling used EV in the U.S., based on research from iSeeCars. Nearly 15,000 used Nissan Leafs were sold nationally from 2019 to present, making up 27.7% of the 54,000 used EVs sold.
- The Tesla Model S was second, making up 17.8% of used EV sales – roughly 9,612 cars.
- The Nissan Leaf’s success in the used market is likely centered around its affordability. A search on ISeeCars for a Nissan Leaf in the Southern California area shows models selling for as low as $6,699.
- Unlike new electric vehicles, used EV buyers do not qualify for federal or state tax incentives or debates.