Nissan Leaf Overview
The electric Leaf has a 75-mile typical range. A full charge took us 6-hours using a 240-volt outlet, but charge times have been shortened since our tests. We measured the equivalent of 106-mpg, and running costs are 3.5-cents per mile at the national average of 11-cents per kWh. The ride is comfortable, but handling isn't particularly agile. The rear seat is roomy, but the cargo area is rather small. Standard features include a heated steering wheel and seats, and top models get electric heating that uses 30-percent less energy. Reliability has been above average, but we can't recommend the Leaf because it scored a Poor in the IIHS small-overlap crash test.
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