Comparison between:
- 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV
- 2018 Nissan Leaf SL

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV2018 Nissan Leaf SL
Series-ZE1
2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV2018 Nissan Leaf SL
Trim-SL
Model year20182018
MarketNorth America, South Korea-
PriceUSD 37,495 (USA, May 2017)
KRW 47,790,000 (South Korea, Dec 2017)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Exterior colorsArctic Blue Metallic
Cajun Red Tintcoat
Kinetic Blue Metallic
Mosaic Black Metallic
Nightfall Grey Metallic
Orange Burst Metallic
Summit White
Silver Ice Metallic
Brilliant Silver
Gun Metallic
Jade Frost
Super Black
Scarlet Ember
Pearl White
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White-Super Black
Interior colorsDark Galvanized with Sky Cool Gray accents
Dark Galvanized Grey
Light Ash Gray seats with Ceramic White accents
Black
Light Grey
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length164.0 in
4166 mm
176.4 in
4481 mm
Width69.5 in
1765 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Height62.8 in
1594 mm
61.4 in
1560 mm
Wheelbase102.4 in
2601 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track59.1 in
1501 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track59.1 in
1501 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Clearance6.0 in
152 mm
5.9 in
150 mm
Front headroom39.7 in
1008 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom37.9 in
963 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room54.6 in
1387 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room52.8 in
1341 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room51.6 in
1311 mm
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Rear hip room50.8 in
1290 mm
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Front legroom41.6 in
1057 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom36.5 in
927 mm
33.5 in
851 mm
Passenger volume2673.0 l
94.40 ft3
2.67 m3
2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
Total volume3152.0 l
111.31 ft3
3.15 m3
3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
Trunk volume479.0 l
16.92 ft3
0.48 m3
668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
Maximum trunk volume1603.0 l
56.61 ft3
1.60 m3
850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Curb weight3582.51 lb
1625 kg
3509.76 lb
1592 kg
Payload930.35 lb
422 kg
943.58 lb
428 kg
GVWR4512.86 lb
2047 kg
4453.34 lb
2020 kg
Drag coefficient0.308 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional informationOverhang front / rear - 836 mm / 730 mm-

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Nissan
Model-EM57
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Voltage-360 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
Maximum power RPM-3283 - 9795 rpm
Torque360 Nm
36.7 kgm
265.5 ft-lb
320 Nm
32.6 kgm
236.0 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-3283 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Drive
Low
Eco
Normal
B-mode

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
89.5 mph
144.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-7.90 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h4.50 s-
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph6.90 s7.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 238.0 mi / 383.0 kmNEDC: 234.9 mi / 378.0 km
EPA: 151.0 mi / 243.0 km
WLTP: 167.8 mi / 270.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 28 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 110 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 119 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 128 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 14.6 kWh/100 km
EPA, CTY: 17.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 19.1 kWh/100 km
EPA, HWY: 21.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CTY: 27.7 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 30.7 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 34 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 101 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 19.4 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-A

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 circle10.8 m
35.43 ft
11 m
36.09 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.91-

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio7.058.1938

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionCoil springs (helical springs)
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Shock absorbers
Semi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional informationFront brake rotor diameter: 276 mm / 11 in
Rear brake rotor diamete: 264 mm / 10 in
4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx17
6.5Jx17
6.5Jx17 ET45

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/55R16
215/50R17 H
215/50R17 90V

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemAESC
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity60 kWh40 kWh
Number of cells288192
Number of modules1024
Voltage350 V360 V
Energy density230 Wh/kg224 Wh/kg
Weight961.22 lb
436 kg
668 lb
303 kg
Volume285.0 l
10.06 ft3
0.28 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection (passive)
Minimum ambient temperature--35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-45 °C
113 °F
Additional informationWith active thermal conditioning
Cell height - 3.9 in
Cell width - 13.1 in
96s3p format
Stacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery

Charging type

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

Charging typeHousehold charging, 1.44 kW
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 3.84 kW
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 7.68 kW
DC fast charging, 80 kW
EVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
Fast charging station, 50 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, 7.2 kW
Optional onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:36-0:45
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 8:20-9:30
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 15:38-19:00
Household charging, 41:40-50:00
Fast charging station, 0:29-0:36
Wall box, 6:04-6:40
Portable cable, 6:04-6:40
EVSE cable, 17:24-26:00

Additional features

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

Additional features16-inch steel wheels and 205/55R16 all-season blackwall tires (O)
Aluminium sill plates (O)
Black grille (O)
Cargo cover (S)
Dark silver grille (O)
Incomplete vehicle designation (O)
Tailgate-mounted rear spoiler (S)
Two front cupholders (S)
Blind Spot Alert (O)
Drag control (S)
Driver and front passenger dual-stage frontal airbags, includes Passenger Sensing System (O)
Driver and front passenger knee airbags (O)
Dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger (S)
Electric Parking Brake (S)
Electronic brake force distribution (S)
Following Distance Indicator (O)
Forward Collision Alert (O)
Four-channel ABS (S)
Front Pedestrian Braking (O)
GM Electronic Precision Shift (EPS) shifter (S)
Head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard seating positions (S)
Head-curtain side-impact and thorax side-impact seat-mounted for front outboard seating positions (O)
Knee for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning (O)
LATCH system (S)
Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking (O)
Overtaking Sensor (O)
Parking Assistance (O)
Pedestrian Safety Signal (S)
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (O)
Rear doors child locks (S)
Side blind zone alert with lane change alert (S)
StabiliTrak (S)
Surround Vision (S)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted for side-front outboard seating positions (S)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-rear outboard seating positions (S)
Tire inflation kit (O)
Traction control system (S)
10.2-inch touchscreen with MyLink infotainment system (S)
12V power outlet (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support (S)
Bose premium 7-speaker system with subwoofer (O)
Driver Information Center with an 8-inch multi-color graphic display (S)
EV Navigation Mapping (S)
Keyless open and push-button start (S)
OnStar with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi for up to 7 devices (S)
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite radio (S)
6 x speakers (S)
2 x USB charging-only ports for rear passengers (O)
Wireless Charging for compatible smartphones (O)
6-way manual-adjustable driver and front passenger seats (S)
60/40 split folding for rear seats (S)
Front passenger seatback map pocket (O)
Heated front seats (O)
Heated outbound rear seats (S)
Rear armrest with two cupholders (S)
Automatic heated steering wheel (O)
Automatic heated steering wheel (O)
Leather-trimmed steering wheel (O)
Steering Wheel Adjustment (S)
Intermittent windshield and rear window wiper (S)
Power front windows (S)
Rear window electric defogger (S)
Automatic rearview mirror (O)
Digital rearview mirror using a rear-facing camera (O)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjustable manual-folding side mirrors (S)
Side mirrors with intergrated turn signals (S)
Sun visors with sliding vanity mirrors (S)
HID projector beam headlights (S)
Incandescent cargo lamp (S)
IntelliBeam headlamps (O)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED dome lights (S)
LED taillamps (S)
All-Weather Cargo Mat (O)
All-Weather Floor Mats, front and rear (O)
Deluxe cloth (S)
Perforated leather (S)
Cargo area cover (S)
e-Pedal (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
AEB with pedestrian detection (O)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) (S)
Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Electric (E-PKB) parking brake (O)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Energy-absorbing front and rear bumpers (S)
Energy-absorbing steering column (S)
Front and rear assist grips (S)
Front and rear crumple zones (S)
Hill start assist (S)
Intelligent Around View Monitor (I-AVM) (S)
Intelligent Lane Intervention (I-LI) (O)
LATCH (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Parking brake (manual, foot pedal) (S)
Pretensioners and load limiters on front belts (S)
ProPILOT Assist (O)
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) (O)
Side door guard beams (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
7-inch color LCD display (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Bose Premium Audio system (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (S)
Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) (S)
NissanConnect EV (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
7 x Speakers (S)
Streaming audio via Bluetooth (S)
Trip computer (S)
USB port (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Rear HVAC ducts (S)
Heater, AC timer (S)
Hybrid heater system - (heat pump) (S)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
8-way power driver's seat (with 2-way lumbar) (S)
Front heated seats (S)
3-spoke (S)
Audio, Bluetooth switches (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Eco-mode switch (S)
Heated (S)
Leather-wrapped (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key (S)
Power door locks w/auto locking system (S)
Power windows (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Auto-dimming inside rearview mirror (S)
Heated outside mirrors w/ turn signals (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Fog lights (S)
High beam assist (HBA) (O)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leather-appointed seating (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationBuilt on the GM BEV2 platform.-
 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV2018 Nissan Leaf SL