2017 Nissan Leaf is designed to be one of the top choices in green cars segment, with its long range, abundance of features and refreshed design for future.
2017 Nissan Leaf Concept
2017 Nissan Leaf based design of producer’s famous Sway Concept. On the front is dominated by large pointy headlights, while the small round fog lights give too pretty contrast. Missing mask replaces a small air vent positioned at the bottom of the bumper. Wheelbase width is now 2,700 mm. The total weight of the car is impressively low, especially given the heavy batteries and it is around 1,450 kg. The weight distribution is very compact, which gives the car pretty good stability on the road. This is significant improvement for this kind of cars. The interior is comfortable and the features package of 2017 Nissan Leaf includes Bluetooth connectivity, cloth upholstery, a 5-inch LCD touchscreen with infotainment system, 60/40-split foldable rear seats, height-adjustable driver’s seat, 4-speaker sound system, NissanConnect system, rearview camera. SV trim adds features such as 7-inch touchscreen, leather-coated steering wheel two-zone automatic air conditioning. Fog lights, automatic LED headlights, heated rear seats and rear spoiler are reserved for the SL class.
2017 Nissan Leaf Electric Engines
2017 Nissan Leaf, under the hood has an electric motor (80kW) that generates 107 hp and 187 lbs. ft. of torque. The system derives power from a lithium-ion battery pack with an output rated at 24kWh to 30kWh. According to provisional results made available online by Nissan, buyers should expect the S to deliver up to 84 miles with the 24kWh, and a max of 107 miles with the 30kWh battery power source. Accelerating for 10 seconds from a 0-60 mph and a max speed of 107 miles. Low battery level need five hours to recharge using the 6.6 kW charger and 30kWh battery pack. Producer said you might be able to recharge an 80% depleted battery in just 30 minutes using the high power or quick charge station.
2017 Nissan Leaf Price and Release date
2017 Nissan Leaf can not expect before second half of 2017. Start price will be at around $30,500 for basic trim level, and ranging up to $40,000 for higher trims and better battery pack. This car will have not real competitors, maybe 2017 Ford Focus Electric, 2017 Mitsubishi Mirage, Volkswagen e-Golf or 2017 Kia Soul EV.