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Benefits of Leasing As of 2017, drivers in the United States now lease almost 80% of battery electric vehicles and over 55% of plug-in hybrids. 16 The study found that the lease rate for nonelectric and non-hybrid vehicles is only about 30%. Required: 1. What might be the reasons that electric car drivers lease their cars? 2. What might be the reasons that electric car drivers lease at a higher rate than others?

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James M. Wahlen + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337788281

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Chapter 20, Problem 1C
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Benefits of Leasing

As of 2017, drivers in the United States now lease almost 80% of battery electric vehicles and over 55% of plug-in hybrids.16 The study found that the lease rate for nonelectric and non-hybrid vehicles is only about 30%.

Required:

  1. 1. What might be the reasons that electric car drivers lease their cars?
  2. 2. What might be the reasons that electric car drivers lease at a higher rate than others?

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