Comparison between:
- 2017 Nissan Leaf SL
- 2018 Nissan Leaf SV

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2017 Nissan Leaf SL2018 Nissan Leaf SV
SeriesZE0ZE1
2017 Nissan Leaf SL2018 Nissan Leaf SV
TrimSLSV
Model year20172018

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsSteelSteel
Exterior colorsForged Bronze
Coulis Red
Deep Blue Pearl
Brilliant Silver
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Glacier White
Pearl White
Brilliant Silver
Gun Metallic
Jade Frost
Super Black
Scarlet Ember
Pearl White
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White-Super Black
Interior colorsBlackBlack
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length175.0 in
4445 mm
176.4 in
4481 mm
Width69.7 in
1770 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Width with mirrors77.4 in
1967 mm
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Height61.0 in
1550 mm
61.4 in
1560 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track60.6 in
1539 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track60.4 in
1534 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Clearance6.3 in
160 mm
5.9 in
150 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room54.3 in
1379 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room52.5 in
1334 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room51.5 in
1308 mm
51.5 in
1308 mm
Rear hip room50.0 in
1270 mm
50.0 in
1270 mm
Front legroom42.1 in
1069 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom33.3 in
846 mm
33.5 in
851 mm
Passenger volume2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
Total volume3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
Trunk volume668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
Maximum trunk volume850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Curb weight3406.14 lb
1545 kg
3467.87 lb
1573 kg
Payload1025.15 lb
465 kg
985.47 lb
447 kg
GVWR4431.29 lb
2010 kg
4453.34 lb
2020 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.28 Cd

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerNissanNissan
ModelEM57EM57
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Voltage360 V360 V
Power80 kW
107.3 hp
108.8 ps
110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
Maximum power RPM-3283 - 9795 rpm
Torque254 Nm
25.9 kgm
187.3 ft-lb
320 Nm
32.6 kgm
236.0 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-3283 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Normal
B-mode
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/h11.50 s7.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-7.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 107.0 mi / 172.2 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, 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
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 classAA

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

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 ratio8.19388.1938

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)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionTorsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
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 information4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx17 ET456.5Jx17 ET45

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/50R17 90V215/50R17 90V

Battery

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

ManufacturerAESCAESC
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity30 kWh40 kWh
Number of cells192192
Number of modules4824
Voltage360 V360 V
Energy density157 Wh/kg224 Wh/kg
Weight648.16 lb
294 kg
668 lb
303 kg
Volume485.0 l
17.13 ft3
0.48 m3
-
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convection (passive)Air convection (passive)
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
45 °C
113 °F
Additional informationStacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery
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 typeEVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
Fast charging station, 50 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, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 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 timeFast charging station, 0:29-0:36
Portable cable, 4:33-5:00
Wall box, 4:33-5:00
EVSE cable, 13:03-26:00
Fast charging station, 0:29-0:36
Portable cable, 6:04-6:40
Wall box, 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 featuresCargo area cover (S)
Photovoltaic solar panel spoiler (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Around View Monitor (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
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)
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)
RearView Monitor (S)
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)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Bose 7-speaker premium audio system (O)
Cruise control switches (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HD radio (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (S)
NissanConnect EV (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation and Mobile Apps (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 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)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Front heated seats (S)
Rear heated seats (S)
3-spoke, heated, 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 (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Fog lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leather-appointed seating (S)
Cargo area cover (O)
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 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)
RearView Monitor (S)
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)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (O)
Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) (S)
NissanConnect EV (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 x Speakers (S)
Streaming audio via Bluetooth (S)
Trip computer (S)
USB port (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Rear HVAC ducts (O)
Heater, AC timer (S)
Hybrid heater system - (heat pump) (O)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
8-way power driver's seat (with 2-way lumbar) (O)
Front heated seats (O)
3-spoke (S)
Audio, Bluetooth switches (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Eco-mode switch (S)
Heated (O)
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 (O)
Heated outside mirrors (O)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Fog lights (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
High beam assist (HBA) (O)
LED daytime running lights (O)
LED headlights (O)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Bio suede PET material (S)
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