The 2018 Nissan LEAF boasts an eco-friendly style inside and out. An efficient powertrain sets this family-sized hatchback apart from competitors. The Nissan LEAF is available in three dynamic trim levels: S, SV, and SL.
Powertrains and Performance
The Nissan LEAF features a 110-kW electric motor paired with a lithium-ion battery. Thesmall-yet-mighty motor generates 147 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque.
As one might expect, the 2018 Nissan LEAF earns up to an EPA-estimated 125 city/100 hwy mpg*. This eco-friendly car offers drivers an impressive 151-mile electric-only range*. DC fast charging results in a 90-mile electric-only range in as little as 30 minutes*.
Increasing the Nissan LEAF’s range starts with putting the car in ECO Mode. This mode limits the motor’s output and helps conserve energy. B Mode makes the most of regenerative braking to help keep a constant charge in the battery.
The Nissan LEAF’s interior features spacious seating for five passengers. A driver-centric design and ergonomic control scheme ensure that drivers can have complete control over the electric car. A floating screen offers a sophisticated look inside the eco-friendly model.
A Drive Selector features a futuristic design that replaces the shifter with a knob. It offers drivers the option to seamlessly shift into Park, Reverse, and Drive with a simple shift of the hand. Blue accents create a welcoming glow inside the cabin. A new information display allows drivers to customize what they see, which makes driving the electric vehicle more convenient and enjoyable than ever before.
New This Year
The 2018 Nissan LEAF features a refreshed exterior design. Most notably, the charging port has moved forward on the nose. The addition of the brand’s signature V-Motion grille puts the electric model on par with the rest of the Nissan lineup. A streamlined style creates a calm, cool, and collected attitude.
Blue stitching and Push Button Start add sophistication and sportiness to the eco-friendly car. A new seven-inch touchscreen display comes complete with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility. Improved noise dampening results in a quitter cabin.
To learn more about the Nissan LEAF, or to see it in person, contact us at Nissan of Visalia.
*EPA range is 151 miles. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.