7 electric cars for the future

These pure-electric cars are now available or will soon be in the U.S.

Nissan Leaf
Nissan Leaf
Number sold: 10,847
Range: 73 miles
Price: $35,200

All prices are for the base model and before a $7,500 federal rebate. Range numbers are from the EPA; when unavailable, we use manufacturers' estimates.
By Anne VanderMey, reporter @FortuneMagazine - Last updated April 02 2012: 6:20 AM ET
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Despite rising gas prices, all-electric cars haven't sold as well as manufacturers had hoped. But the landscape is changing