Comparison between:
- 2012 Nissan Leaf SV
- 2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2012 Nissan Leaf SV2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor
SeriesZE0-
2012 Nissan Leaf SV2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor
TrimSVLong Range Dual Motor
Model year20122023
Market-North America, Europe, China

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleHatchbackSport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsSteelSteel
Auminium
Exterior colorsGlacier Pearl
Blue Ocean
Brilliant Silver
Super Black
Cayenne Red
Thunder
Space
Midnight
Jupiter
Snow
Magnesium
Interior colorsLight GreyZinc Nappa leather
Jupiter Nappa leather
Black animal welfare wool
Black bio-attributed MicroTech
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length175.0 in
4445 mm
192.9 in
4900 mm
Width69.7 in
1770 mm
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Width with mirrors77.4 in
1967 mm
83.5 in
2120 mm
Height61.0 in
1550 mm
63.5 in
1614 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
117.5 in
2985 mm
Front track60.6 in
1539 mm
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Rear track60.4 in
1534 mm
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Clearance6.3 in
160 mm
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Minimum clearance-7.9 in
201 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
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Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
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Front shoulder room54.3 in
1379 mm
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Rear shoulder room52.5 in
1334 mm
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Front hip room51.5 in
1308 mm
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Rear hip room50.0 in
1270 mm
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Front legroom42.1 in
1069 mm
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Rear legroom33.3 in
846 mm
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Passenger volume2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
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Total volume3194.0 l
112.80 ft3
3.19 m3
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Trunk volume410.6 l
14.50 ft3
0.41 m3
484.0 l
17.09 ft3
0.48 m3
Maximum trunk volume679.6 l
24.00 ft3
0.68 m3
1411.0 l
49.83 ft3
1.41 m3
Secondary trunk volume-32.0 l
1.13 ft3
0.03 m3
Curb weight3353.23 lb
1521 kg
5696.74 lb
2584 kg
Payload970.03 lb
440 kg
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GVWR4323.26 lb
1961 kg
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Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional information-Height - 1614 mm (Europe)
Height - 1627 mm (other markets)
Ground clearance - 201 mm (Europe)
Ground clearance - 211 mm (other markets)
Towing capacity - 2200 kg
Roof carrying capacity - 100 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerNissan-
ModelEM61-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Voltage345 V-
Power80 kW
107.3 hp
108.8 ps
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Torque280 Nm
28.6 kgm
206.5 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional information-Total system power - 360 kW
Total system torque - 840 Nm
Total system power with Performance Pack - 380 kW
Total system torque with Performance Pack - 910 kW

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

Motor type-Permanent magnet synchronous
Location-Front
Regenerative braking-Yes

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
130.5 mph
210.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-5.00 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph9.90 s-
Additional information-Acceleration 0-100 km/h with Performance pack - 4.7 s

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeNEDC: 108.7 mi / 175.0 km
EPA: 73.0 mi / 117.5 km
EPA: 300.0 mi / 482.8 km
WLTP: 379.0 mi / 610.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 21.1 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 34 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 92 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 99 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 106 MPGe
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Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA-

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.4 m
34.12 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio7.9377-

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Dual-chamber air suspension with ZF active dampers
Independent
Double wishbone
Rear suspensionLive axle (beam axle / rigid axle / solid axle)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Dual-chamber air suspension with ZF active dampers
Independent
Multi-link

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsVentilated discs
Additional informationHydraulic dual-circuit braking systemFront - 400 mm drilled with Brembo 4-piston calipers
Rear -390 mm standard single-piston

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx16 ET40-

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/55R16 89H-

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerAESC-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity24 kWh111 kWh
Number of cells192204
Number of modules4817
Voltage360 V400 V
Energy density157 Wh/kg-
Weight601.86 lb
273 kg
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Volume485.0 l
17.13 ft3
0.48 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convection (passive)Water-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Minimum ambient temperature-25 °C
-13 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature49 °C
120.2 °F
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Additional informationStacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery
Prismatic cells in aluminum case with boron steel reinforcement
Bi-directional charging

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeEVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 250 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 1, 3.6 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timePortable cable, 6:40-8:00
EVSE cable, 10:26-21:00
DC charging, 0:30
AC charging, 11:00

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional featuresTire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist (BA) (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Energy-absorbing steering column (S)
Front and rear crumple zones (S)
LATCH (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Pretensioners and load limiters on front belts (S)
Side door guard beams (S)
Standard Roadside Assistance (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
12-volt power outlet (S)
7-inch display (S)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD-ROM (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System (S)
CARWINGS telematics (S)
Nissan Navigation System (S)
6 x Speakers (S)
Standard trip computer (S)
USB port (S)
XM Satellite Radio (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) (S)
Rear HVAC duct (S)
4-way manual front passenger's seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40-split folding rear seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
3-spoke, heated (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key (S)
Power door locks with auto locking (S)
Power windows (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Heated outside mirrots (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Partially recycled materials for seat fabric (S)
Automatic folding towbar (O)
360° and rear-view cameras (S)
Acoustic Vehicle Alert System (S)
Active High Beam Assist (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
9 x airbags (S)
Blind Spot Information System (S)
5 x cameras (S)
Cross Traffic Alert with auto brake (S)
Direct assistance with Connect and SOS buttons (S)
2 x driver monitoring sensors (S)
Forward collision avoidance (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Lane Keeping Aid (S)
Occupant Detection System (S)
Park Assist (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Pilot pack with LiDAR (O)
Post-impact braking (S)
Power child safety locks (S)
5 x radars (S)
Rear light warning sequence (S)
Road sign information (S)
Run-off Road Mitigation (S)
SmartZone (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Tyre repair kit (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
12-volt power outlet (S)
14.5-inch Centre display (S)
9-inch Driver's display (S)
Android AUtomotive OS with Google Assistant (S)
Approach zones (S)
Bowers & Wilkinson premium sound with 25 speakers (O)
Head-up display (O)
Polestar Connect (S)
SirusXM radio (S)
USB-C connectors (2 front, 2 rear) (S)
Wireless charging in front armrest (S)
3-zone electronic climate control (S)
Advanced air cleaning with air particulate sensor and CleanZone (S)
Front seats with memory (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated rear seats (O)
Rear head restraints (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Power operated steering wheel (S)
Clear glass rear windows (O)
Foot-operated tailgate (S)
Heated wiper blades (S)
Heated wiper blades (O)
IR and laminated acoustic windscreen (O)
Panoramic glass sunroof (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Retractable door handles with proximity sensing (S)
Soft-close doors (O)
Tinted Rear Windows (S)
Windshield wipers with integrated nozzles (S)
Auto-dimming side mirrors (O)
Frameless rear-view mirror (S)
Frameless, heated, folding, and electrically adjustable side mirrors (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Interior high level illumination (S)
LED front fog lights with cornering function (S)
LED headlights (S)
Megapixel HD LED headlights (O)
Rear light bar (S)
Animal welfare wool (O)
Bio-attributed MicroTech (S)
Perforated Nappa leather (O)
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