When it comes to the EV market, the Nissan Leaf is one of the most affordable options out there. The 2021 Leaf starts at $32,570, but is eligible for the $7,500 federal tax credit, effectively bringing its starting price down to $25,070. But price is only one aspect of car buying. What does the 2021 Nissan Leaf have to offer?
Today, we’ll be taking an in-depth look at the 2021 Nissan Leaf. Keep reading to learn more about its performance specs and single-charge range, as well as its standard infotainment and safety features.
2021 Nissan Leaf models are powered by a 40-kWh battery pack and 110-kW electric motor. This powertrain is FWD and produces 147 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque. It has a single charge range of 150 miles. 2021 Nissan Leaf Plus models have a 62-kWh battery pack and a 160-kW electric motor. This powertrain combo is also FWD and produces an improved 214 horsepower and 250 lb-ft of torque. The range varies with trim: S Plus models have a 226-mile range, while the SV Plus and SL Plus models have a 215-mile range.
No matter the trim, every 2021 Leaf model comes with the Nissan Safety Shield 360. It includes forward collision warning with forward and reverse automatic emergency braking and pedestrian detection, blind spot monitoring with rear cross traffic alert, automatic high beams, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, and a rearview camera. Other available features include a surround-view parking camera system, adaptive cruise control, driver attention monitoring, and Nissan ProPilot Assist.
Staying connected is easy with the 2021 Leaf. Standard features include Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Bluetooth, SiriusXM satellite radio, an 8-inch touchscreen, and three USB ports. Available additions include a quick charging port, HD Radio, integrated navigation, and a seven-speaker Bose stereo system, among other features.
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