Today, in this article, we will discuss the all-new car ‘Nissan Leaf.’ It is an electric car with outstanding efficiency. This car is having five models, which are S, SV, S PLUS, SV PLUS, and SL PLUS. So, let’s discuss the specifications of this superb ‘Nissan Leaf SL PLUS.’
Under the hood, there will be a 160 kW AC synchronous electric motor, which will generate 214 horsepower and 250 lb-ft of torque. To run these all, there will be a 62 kWh lithium-ion battery with a 6.6 kW onboard charger. To charge this car quickly, a 100 kW quick charge port will be there. You can charge it through the portable charge cable, and there will be no requirement for the charging box. You can charge it directly through the 240 V wall outlet.
Talking about the drivetrain, there will be a single-speed reduction gear with Eco mode and B-mode. A regenerative braking system will be there also. Braking function is essential in all cars. In this car, there will be Front and rear vented disc brakes, 4-wheel ABS, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, and Electronic parking brake. The front and rear suspension will be Independent strut type and Torsion beam type, respectively. It will come with stabilizer bars at the front and rear both, and also, there will be Vehicle speed-sensitive electric power steering. FWD drivetrain with 215 EPA will be there. In the car, there will be a seating capacity of five members.
Driver assistance technologies will be very advanced and convenient in this car. It includes e-Pedal, ProPILOT Assist, Intelligent Forward Collision Alert, Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Intelligent Lane Intervention, Intelligent Blind Spot Intervention, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, RearView Monitor, Intelligent Around View Monitor, Rear Sonar System, Rear Automatic Braking, Active Ride Control, Intelligent Trace Control, Hill-start Assist, High Beam Assist, Intelligent Driver Alertness, and Vehicle Dynamic Control with Traction Control System.
The aerodynamic structure will be there. It includes a Front bumper chin spoiler, Wind-diffusing side mirrors, Aerodynamic rear spoiler, Aerodynamic flat underbody panels, and Rear diffuser. The Latch system and Tire pressure monitoring system will be there for safety purposes. Fuel economy is the most important factor. This car will give 114 mpg in the city, 94 mpg on the highway, and 104 mpg combined.
The exterior includes LED headlights with LED signature Daytime Running Lights, Automatic on/off headlights, Fog lights, Dual power and heated outside mirrors with LED turn signal indicators, Charge port with light and lock, and UV-reducing solar glass. Comfort and convenience are critical factors. So, the interior consists of advanced technology with comfort.
Other features include HomeLink Universal Transceiver, Variable intermittent windshield wipers & intermittent rear window wiper, Rear Door Alert, Front map lights, Sun visors with vanity mirrors and extensions, Two cup holders with Four bottle holders, eight-way power-adjustable driver’s bucket seat with two-way adjustable lumbar, four-way manually adjustable front passenger’s bucket seat, Leather-covered seats, Heated front seats, Leather-covered and heated steering wheel, 60/40 split fold-down rear seats, and Removable cargo cover.
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The infotainment and connectivity include a 7-inch information display with gauge cluster, NissanConnect 8-inch touch-screen display, Nissan door to door navigation with premium traffic, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as standard, Nissan Voice Recognition, Nissan Connect EV with a 3-year subscription, SiriusXM with 6-months subscription, SiriusXM Traffic and travel link with a 3-month subscription, SiriusXM Radio with a 3-month subscription, Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System, Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant, Bose premium audio system with seven speakers, Radio data system with HD radio, Three USB ports and one UBS-C port, and steering mounted audio controls.
Release Date & Pricing
This car will launch maybe in Jun 2021. The exact date of launch is not yet announced. The price of this car will start from $31600 for the S model. For SV, S PLUS, SV PLUS, and SL PLUS, the price will start from $34190, $38200, $39750, and $43900, respectively.