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In the end, Olsen extended the lease on his Nissan Leaf, receiving three months free as part of an offer to current Leaf owners.
He's going to wait for the 2018 Nissan Leaf to be released ... and then make his choice.
"If the Leaf doesn't have a 60-kilowatt-hour battery, or if it is going to take longer than the end of the year before they are available," he ended, "it is possible the Bolt EV will be our next car."
EDITOR'S NOTE: Kelly Olsen is the director of the upcoming documentary film about leading electric-car advocate and Plug In America cofounder Paul Scott, titled "My Lunch With Obama."