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New Nissan LEAF 2017 Electric Car Unveiled

Japanese car manufacturer has recently unveiled its new Nissan LEAF 2017 Electric Car, in a stream of growing demand for electric and hybrid cars Nissan has come up with advanced technology, greater range and dynamic new design which offers state-of-the-art technology, reliability, and consumer satisfaction.

The car is equipped with ProPILOT Autonomous drive technology, ProPILOT Park Technology, e-Pedal, increased power and range along with improved refinement, convenience, and comfort.

LEAF 2017 has aerodynamic body styling with the rear bumper, clear-cut curve and aero-design wheels which give the lowest drag coefficient 0.28.

The high-tech feeling interior is icing on the cake, all leather seats, and covers make it stand out, model specifications are listed below only for Japan assembled model. Nissan said the availability of technology also varies from market to market.

2017 Nissan LEAF specifications

Overall length4,480 mm
Overall width1,790 mm
Overall height1,540 mm
Wheelbase2,700 mm
Track width front/rear1,530-1,540 mm/1,545-1,555 mm
Minimum ground clearance150 mm
Coefficient of drag0.28 Cd
Tires205/55R16 or 215/50R17
Cargo area (VDA)435 L


Curb weight1,490-1,520 kg
Capacity5 passengers
Gross vehicle weight1,765-1,795 kg


TypeLi-ion battery
Capacity40 kWh


Electric motor
Maximum output110 kW (150 ps)/3283~9795 rpm
Maximum torque320 N・m (32.6 kgf・m)/0~3283 rpm


Cruising range400 km (JC08)
Charging time (normal charging)16 hours (3 kW)
8 hours (6 kW)
Charging time from alert to 80% (quick charging)40 minutes