Presents Nissan Leaf electric car 2018 with a power reserve of 240 km at a cost of $29 990
The company Nissan introduced the Nissan Leaf electric car 2018, which has an updated platform, increased power reserve, the design, the drag coefficient of 0.28, smart accelerator pedal e-Pedal, the driver assistance system ProPilot and attractive price.
Nissan Leaf 2016 model year was equipped with a battery capacity of 30 kWh, and the novelty will receive a battery capacity of 40 kWh, which should enable the car to travel 240 km, according to the American EPA test cycle, or up to 400 km on the Japanese JC08 cycle.
The result, of course, has improved, but the competition in the face of the Chevrolet Bolt and Tesla Model 3 will have a power reserve of about 380 and 350 km American measuring cycle EPA. Nissan has promised to release a version for the 2018 Nissan Leaf with a more capacious battery (60 kWh) in the next year.
Motor power was increased to 147 HP and maximum torque is 320 N•m. When using a proprietary high-speed charging you can charge the battery to 80% in 40 minutes. Treshchinovatye charging will require 16 hours to fully recharge the battery capacity.
ProPilot system is able to maintain a safe distance from the nearest cars in front and behind, as well as to maintain a given speed in the range from 30 to 100 km/h. in addition, the ProPilot is designed for traffic on the highway and only within a single lane. To Park the driver will help another system ProPilot Park.
Electronic accelerator pedal e-Pedal allows driving without using the brake pedal. This functionality is activated by a special switch on the steering wheel.
The basic version is estimated at $29 990, and sales will begin next year.