Nissan Leaf 24 kWh (2011)
Battery and Charging
|Range EPA||117 km (73 miles)|
|Range NEDC||175 km (109 miles)|
Battery pack capacity
kWh is a unit of energy, equivalent to the energy transferred in one hour by one kilowatt of power. The average electric car can do around 3 mi (5 km) on 1 kWh of energy.
Max charging power (AC)
Maximum power the car can take when charging from an alternating current power socket. It is determined by the on-board charger power.
Max charging power (DC)
Maximum power the car can take when charging at specially designed DC charging stations. Such stations are usually located near the main highways to enable convenient road trips.
|Avg. charging speed (DC)||~255 km/h|
|Acceleration 0-100 km/h||11.5 s|
|Top speed||150 km/h (93 mph)|
|Engine power||107 hp (80 kW)|
|Engine torque||254 Nm (187 lb-ft)|
|Efficiency||14 kWh/100 km|
Permanent-magnet motor is good for efficiency, while AC-induction motor can produce greater power.
Body and Chassis
|Number of seats||5|
|Dimensions (LxWxH)||4445 x 1770 x 1549 mm|
Curb weight or kerb weight is the total weight of a vehicle with standard equipment, all necessary operating consumables such as transmission oil and air conditioning refrigerant, while not loaded with either passengers or cargo.
Maximum cargo volume of the vehicle with the seats upright.