Comparison between:
- 2016 Nissan Leaf S
- 2017 Nissan Leaf S
- 2018 Nissan Leaf S
- 2019 Nissan Leaf S Plus

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2016 Nissan Leaf S2017 Nissan Leaf S2018 Nissan Leaf S2019 Nissan Leaf S Plus
SeriesZE0ZE0ZE1ZE1
2016 Nissan Leaf S2017 Nissan Leaf S2018 Nissan Leaf S2019 Nissan Leaf S Plus
Model alias---Leaf Acenta Plus
Leaf 3.ZERO e+
Leaf e+
Leaf e-Plus
TrimSSSS Plus
Model year2016201720182019
Market---North America, Japan
Price---USD 36,550 (USA, Jul 2019)
CAD 44,898 (CAN, Jul 2019)
JPY 4,162,320 (JAP, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsSteelSteelSteelCorrosion-resistant high strength steel
Exterior colorsBrilliant Silver
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Glacier White
Pearl White
Forged Bronze
Coulis Red
Deep Blue Pearl
Forged 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
Brilliant Silver Metallic
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
Pearl White Tricoat
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White/Super Black
Interior colorsBlackBlackBlackBlack
Number of doors5555
Number of seats5555
Length175.0 in
4445 mm
175.0 in
4445 mm
176.4 in
4481 mm
176.4 in
4481 mm
Width69.7 in
1770 mm
69.7 in
1770 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Width with mirrors77.4 in
1967 mm
77.4 in
1967 mm
-79.9 in
2030 mm
Height61.0 in
1550 mm
61.0 in
1550 mm
61.4 in
1560 mm
61.6 in
1565 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track60.6 in
1539 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track60.4 in
1534 mm
60.4 in
1534 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Clearance6.3 in
160 mm
6.3 in
160 mm
5.9 in
150 mm
5.9 in
150 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room54.3 in
1379 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room52.5 in
1334 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room51.5 in
1308 mm
51.5 in
1308 mm
51.5 in
1308 mm
51.7 in
1313 mm
Rear hip room50.0 in
1270 mm
50.0 in
1270 mm
50.0 in
1270 mm
50.0 in
1270 mm
Front legroom42.1 in
1069 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom33.3 in
846 mm
33.3 in
846 mm
33.5 in
851 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
2617.0 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
3285.0 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
668.0 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
850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Curb weight3256.23 lb
1477 kg
3322.37 lb
1507 kg
3432.6 lb
1557 kg
3780.93 lb
1715 kg
Payload1020.74 lb
463 kg
1108.93 lb
503 kg
1020.74 lb
463 kg
970.03 lb
440 kg
GVWR4276.97 lb
1940 kg
4431.29 lb
2010 kg
4453.34 lb
2020 kg
4750.96 lb
2155 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.28 Cd0.28 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional information---Minimum cargo volume (VDA): 435 l
Weight distribution front / rear (%) - 967 / 748 kg (56/44)
Angle of approach - 16.3°
Angle of departure - 25°

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerNissanNissanNissanNissan
ModelEM57EM57EM57EM57
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousAC synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFrontFrontFront
Voltage360 V360 V360 V360 V
Power80 kW
107.3 hp
108.8 ps
80 kW
107.3 hp
108.8 ps
110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM--3283 - 9795 rpm4600 - 5800 rpm
Torque254 Nm
25.9 kgm
187.3 ft-lb
254 Nm
25.9 kgm
187.3 ft-lb
320 Nm
32.6 kgm
236.0 ft-lb
340 Nm
34.7 kgm
250.8 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM--3283 rpm800 - 4000 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Normal
B-mode
Eco
Normal
B-mode
Eco
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
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
89.5 mph
144.0 km/h
98.8 mph
159.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.50 s11.50 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: 84.0 mi / 135.2 kmEPA: 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
EPA: 226.0 mi / 363.7 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CTY: 17 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 18.7 kWh/100 km
EPA, HWY: 21.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CTY: 27.3 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 34 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 101 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 114 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 126 MPGe
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
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
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Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classAAA-

Steering

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

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinionRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.4 m
34.12 ft
10.4 m
34.12 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio7.93778.19388.19388.193

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)
Independent
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)
Torsion 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)
Semi-independent

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscsDiscsVentilated discs
Additional information4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes4-wheel power-assisted disc brakesFront disks size - 11.14 in x 1.1 in
Rear disks size - 11.5 in x 0.63 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx16 ET406.5Jx16 ET406.5Jx16 ET406.5Jx16 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/55R16 89H205/55R16 89H205/55R16 89H205/55R16 89H

Battery

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

ManufacturerAESCAESCAESCAESC
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity24 kWh30 kWh40 kWh62 kWh
Number of cells192192192288
Number of modules4848243
Voltage360 V360 V360 V-
Energy density157 Wh/kg157 Wh/kg224 Wh/kg-
Weight601.86 lb
273 kg
648.16 lb
294 kg
668 lb
303 kg
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Volume485.0 l
17.13 ft3
0.48 m3
485.0 l
17.13 ft3
0.48 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convection (passive)Air convection (passive)Air convection (passive)Air convection (active)
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
45 °C
113 °F
45 °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
Stacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery
The modules have different shapes with a different number of cells.

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
EVSE cable, 2.3 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
EVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging station, 70 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 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 3.6 kW
Onboard 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
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 100 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, 0:23-0:29
Portable cable, 3:39-4:00
Portable cable, 6:40-8:00
EVSE cable, 10:26-21:00
Fast charging station, 0:29-0:36
Portable cable, 4:33-5:00
Portable cable, 7:00-10:00
EVSE cable, 13:03-26:00
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
DC fast charging station 70 kW, 0:30-0:43
Wall box, 10:20
Portable cable, 10:20
EVSE cable, 26:58

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 (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)
5-inch color LCD display (S)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
NissanConnect with Mobile Apps (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
4 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)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Front heated seats (S)
3-spoke (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)
Heated outside mirrors (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Cloth (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
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)
5-inch color LCD display (S)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
NissanConnect with Mobile Apps (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
4 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)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Front heated seats (S)
3-spoke (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)
Heated outside mirrors (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Cloth (S)
Cargo area cover (O)
e-Pedal (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) (S)
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)
5-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)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
4 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)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Front heated seats (O)
3-spoke (S)
Audio, Bluetooth switches (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Eco-mode switch (S)
Heated (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)
Heated outside mirrors (O)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Bio suede PET material (S)
Aerodynamic 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)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Cruise control (S)
e-Pedal (advanced 1-pedal operation) (S)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air bags (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
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)
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)
Nissan Intelligent Key with Push Button Start and charge port door release (S)
NissanConnect 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)
Rear HVAC ducts (O)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Passenger seat pockets (S)
3-spoke, manual tilt steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
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)
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)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Bio Suede PET material (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information---Range according to the Japanese JC08 cycle - 570 km
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