Comparison between:
- 2019 Nissan Leaf SV Plus
- 2019 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
- 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 Nissan Leaf SV Plus2019 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD
SeriesZE1--
2019 Nissan Leaf SV Plus2019 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD
Model aliasLeaf N-Connecta Plus
Leaf 3.ZERO e+
Leaf e+
Leaf e-Plus
Model 3 S+
Model 3 SR+
Model 3 LR
TrimSV PlusStandard Range Plus RWDLong Range RWD
Model year201920192019
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, China, AustraliaNorth America, China
PriceUSD 38,510 (USA, Jul 2019)
CAD 47,898 (CAN, Jul 2019)
EUR 44,700 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 37,700 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,320 (ES, Jul 2019)
USD 38,990 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 38,050 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 48,900 (EU, Jul 2019)
AUD 70,376 (AU, Jul 2019)
CNY 328,000 (China, Jul 2019)
CNY 421,000 (China, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackSedanSedan
MaterialsCorrosion-resistant high strength steelMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsBrilliant Silver Metallic
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
Pearl White Tricoat
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White/Super Black
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colorsBlackBlack
Black and White
Black
Black and White
Number of doors544
Number of seats555
Length176.4 in
4481 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width70.5 in
1791 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors79.9 in
2030 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
76.1 in
1933 mm
Height61.6 in
1565 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track60.6 in
1539 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track61.2 in
1555 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance5.9 in
150 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room54.3 in
1379 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room52.5 in
1334 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room51.7 in
1313 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room50.0 in
1270 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom42.1 in
1069 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom33.5 in
851 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Total volume3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
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Trunk volume668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight3811.79 lb
1729 kg
3627.05 lb
1645.2 kg
3864.7 lb
1753 kg
Payload939.17 lb
426 kg
-941.37 lb
427 kg
GVWR4750.96 lb
2155 kg
-4806.08 lb
2180 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.23 Cd0.23 Cd
Additional informationMinimum cargo volume (VDA): 435 l
Weight distribution front / rear (%) - 976 / 752 kg (56/44)
Angle of approach - 16.7°
Angle of departure - 25.9°
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerNissanTeslaTesla
ModelEM57L13L13
Electric motor typeAC synchronousSwitched reluctanceSwitched reluctance
Location of the motorFrontRearRear
Voltage360 V370 V370 V
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
202 kW
270.9 hp
274.6 ps
202 kW
270.9 hp
274.6 ps
Maximum power RPM4600 - 5800 rpm--
Torque340 Nm
34.7 kgm
250.8 ft-lb
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Maximum torque RPM800 - 4000 rpm--
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Normal
B-mode
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Additional information-A specific switched relucatance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.A specific switched relucatance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed98.8 mph
159.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-5.60 s5.30 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-5.30 s5.00 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 215.0 mi / 346.0 kmEPA: 239.8 mi / 386.0 kmEPA: 310.1 mi / 499.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-EPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 124 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 133 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 140 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 123 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 130 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 136 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-AA

Steering

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

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle11 m
36.09 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.052.05

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio8.19399

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
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionTorsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Semi-independent
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationFront disks size - 11.14 in x 1.1 in
Rear disks size - 11.5 in x 0.63 in
Front: 4-piston fixed calliper with 320 mm x 25 mm ventilated rotor
Rear: Integrated Electronic Parking Brake Sliding with 335 mm 20 mm ventilated rotor
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper
Front: 4-piston fixed calliper with 320 mm x 25 mm ventilated rotor
Rear: Integrated Electronic Parking Brake Sliding with 335 mm 20 mm ventilated rotor
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx17 ET408.5Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx18 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/50R17 91H235/40R19
235/45R18
235/40R19
235/45R18

Battery

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

ManufacturerAESCTesla and PanasonicTesla and Panasonic
Model-NCR21700ANCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity62 kWh62 kWh79.5 kWh
Number of cells28829764416
Number of modules34-
Voltage-350 V350 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg260 Wh/kg
Weight--1053.81 lb
478 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convection (active)Water-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
60 °C
140 °F
60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationThe modules have different shapes with a different number of cells.The battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity - at least 50 kWh.
The 62 kWh total battery capacity is estimated.
2976 cells with 31 cells per brick.
A total of 4 modules - 2 with 23 bricks and 2 with 25 bricks.
The battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity around 75 kWh.

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
DC fast charging station, 70 kW
NEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 kW
NEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 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 2, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 100 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kWOnboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 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 station 70 kW, 0:30-0:43
Wall box, 10:20
Portable cable, 10:20
EVSE cable, 26:58
Supercharger, 0:30
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:23-11:17
Wall Connector, 5:39
NEMA 14-50, 6:46
NEMA 5-15, 45:08
Supercharger, 0:30
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:23-11:17
Wall Connector, 5:39
NEMA 14-50, 6:46
NEMA 5-15, 45:08

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAerodynamic underbody cover and rear diffuser (S)
Bottle holders - 4 (door panels) (S)
Cargo Cover (O)
Center console storage (S)
Charge port light and lock (S)
Cupholders - 2 in center console (S)
Fixed roof antenna (S)
Kick Plates (O)
Rear spoiler (S)
Sun visors with extension (S)
Tire repair kit - mounted in trunk (S)
3-point ALR (all)/ELR (driver) seatbelts (S)
4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection (O)
Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
e-Pedal (advanced 1-pedal operation) (S)
Electric parking brake (E-PKB) (O)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air bags (S)
High Beam Assist (HBA) (O)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) (S)
Intelligent Lane Intervention (I-LI) (O)
LATCH System (S)
Manual, foot pedal parking brake (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AABS) with dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt sen (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Power window lockout system (S)
Prentesioners and load-limiters on front seatbelts (S)
ProPILOT Assist (steering assist, Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) with Full Speed Range and Hold (O)
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) (O)
Rear Door Alert (RDA) (S)
RearView Monitor (S)
Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bags for front and rear-seat outboard occupant hea (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 (1 on IP) (S)
8-inch colour LCD touchscreen (S)
AM/FM with MP3/WMA playback capability (S)
Auxiliary input jack and USB connection port for iPod and other devices (S)
Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System (S)
Bluetooth Streaming Audio (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Front and rear assist grips (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HD Radio (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (O)
Nissan Intelligent Key with Push Button Start and charge port door release (S)
NissanConnect EV (telematics) (S)
NissanConnect Services Powered by SiriusXM (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 x speakers (S)
Trip computer (State of Charge percentage, instant and average energy consumption, driving time, out (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Hybrid heater system with heat pump (O)
Rear HVAC ducts (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 set with 2-way lumber (O)
Heated front seats (O)
Passenger seat pockets (S)
3-spoke, manual tilt steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Chrome outside door handles (S)
Power door locks w/auto locking system (S)
Power windows with driver's side one-touch auto up/down (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror (O)
Dual power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Heated outside mirrors (O)
Aerodynamic halogen headlights (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Center high-mounted stop light (S)
Fog lights (S)
LED headlights (O)
LED Signature Daytime Running Lights (O)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Bio Suede PET material (S)
Air-filter (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
12V power outlet (S)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rear seats head airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
15.4 LCD touchscreen (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Standard maps and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Upgraded audio-immersive sound (S)
Voice recognition system (S)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
Remote control air-conditioning (S)
Secondary ventilation controls (S)
Ventilation system (S)
12-way power adjustable heated front seats (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Height adjustable front seatbelts (S)
Manually adjusted steering wheel (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Keyless NFC keycard (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power cargo access remote release (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seat material and trim (S)
Air-filter (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
12V power outlet (S)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rear seats head airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
15.4 LCD touchscreen (S)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Internet browser (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Premium audio - 14 speakers, 1 subwoofer, 2 amps and immersive sound (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Voice recognition system (S)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
Remote control air-conditioning (S)
Secondary ventilation controls (S)
Ventilation system (S)
12-way power adjustable front and rear heated seats (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Height adjustable front seatbelts (S)
Leatherette steering wheel (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Keyless NFC keycard (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power cargo access remote release (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seat material and trim (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-Autopilot
Full Self Driving and all related features are available as hardware on all vehicles but can be software enabled only after paying the corresponding fee. This can be done upon placing an order or after delivery.
Autopilot
Full Self Driving and all related features are available as hardware on all vehicles but can be software enabled only after paying the corresponding fee. This can be done upon placing an order or after delivery.
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