When compared to the outgoing 2017 LEAF S, it adds attractive new styling inside and out, a 40 percent increase in driving range, a 37 percent increase in horsepower, e-Pedal, Automatic Emergency Braking with a price that's lower.
The 2018 LEAF SV grade includes the S trim's long list of standard features – then adds Intelligent Cruise Control, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
At the top of the range, the 2018 LEAF comes standard with additional features like Bose® Premium audio system, Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Intelligent Around View Monitor and a portable L1/L2 charging cord.
"LEAF has just raised the bar for performance, innovation, design and features. Most importantly, we've raised the value significantly by adding feature content while lowering the price," said Christian Meunier, senior vice president, Sales & Marketing and Operations, Nissan North America, Inc. and Chairman, Nissan Canada. "It's more LEAF for less as Nissan continues its pursuit of toward a clean-energy future with this connected, comfortable and convenient second-generation LEAF design."
Starting now, customers can go to www.nissanusa.com to reserve their 2018 LEAF from their EV certified Nissan dealer. Additionally, later this fall Nissan will be conducting a six city "2018 LEAF Drive and Discover Tour" so customers can experience the new LEAF before it goes on sale. This tour will feature special events and customizable driving opportunities for current LEAF owners, reservation holders, and their friends and family to experience the all-new LEAF in Nissan's top markets across the country.