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  • 22 January 2018
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    Researching The 2018 Nissan LEAF? We Have The Info Here

    Production of the all-new Nissan LEAF has begun! Introducing the next generation of the world’s best selling electric vehicle!

    Rolling off the line at the UK plant in Sunderland the 100% Electric Nissan LEAF. This zero-emission vehicle  is taking you further than ever! The latest addition the Nissan family, is not only the most advanced yet but it also the most intelligent!

    Nissan’s Intelligent Mobility


    The latest Nissan LEAF has Nissan’s Intelligent Mobility which is already causing quite the stir! The innovation and design has already won international awards. This latest model builds on everything that has come before, making it more advanced in every aspect:


    • Greater range

    • Dynamic Design

    • Advanced Driver Assistance technologies

    • Enhanced connectivity


    The latest addition will be capable of doing 235 miles on a single charge! This means that you can enjoy longer journeys and not have to make numerous stops at charging stations.

    Nissan LEAF improved Technology


    The range may be one of the most talked about improvements but there are MANY more element to the new LEAF that are groundbreaking! Innovative design and technology has been carefully constructed by Nissan to deliver a truly unique and fresh driving experience. Some of the ground breaking technologies included are:


    • The all-new e-Pedal - giving you the ability to start, accelerate, decelerate and stop the car by altering the amount of pressure you put on this one pedal.

    • ProPILOT - this is a truly advanced driving assistance technology. It helps keep you safe and in control by monitoring surroundings, conditions and other vehicles and adapting or alerting you accordingly.

    • ProPILOT Park - technology that parks the new LEAF at the touch of a button! Using four high-resolution cameras and 12 ultrasonic sensors to guide the car in.   


    Nissan LEAF Awards 2018


    The Nissan LEAF was first produced back in 2013, taking the European market by storm. Since then it has received a massive amount of investment to make it even better and bringing it on to a production line here in the UK. 4 years of innovation and forward thinking design has now brought the latest addition to the LEAF family and just like its predecessors it continues to receive highly commendable awards. Most recently the LEAD maintained its award-winning momentum at the Consumer ELectronics Show:


    • CES Best of Innovation award winner for Vehicle Intelligence and Self-Driving Technology

    • CES honoree for Tech for a Better World


    As well as these two really impressive titles, the LEAF has been recognised for its brilliant design and technology across the board in the UK’s 2017 Driver Power Survey!


    • Best Green Car

    • Best Engine and Gearbox

    • Best MPG and Running Costs


    The list of awards that the LEAF family has won is really impressive and the latest model is well and truly on its way to add to the already growing stack of awards and titles!

    Nissan LEAF improved performance and Charging


    Getting down to the nitty-gritty of what’s included in the all new Nissan LEAF, there are three  main elements that offer improved performance:


    • More Range with up to 235 Miles

    • New 40 KWH Battery

    • Power Output of 110 KW


    Where improved driver experience is concerned, Nissan have really got it right with the all new and advanced system of Intelligent Mobility:


    • Improved Intelligent Driving System - ProPILOT, e-PEdal

    • Intelligent Around View Monitor - 360-degree birds eye view

    • Rear Cross Traffic Alert

    • Blind Spot Warning

    • Intelligent Around View Monitor

    And, last but not least, one of the key elements to be taken into account when looking into an Electric Vehicle, Charging and ways Nissan have made it easier!


    • Semi-Fast Charging (Home and Public) to 100% = 8 hours

    • Quick Charging (Public) to 80% = 40 minutes

    • The NissanConnect EV App

      • Charge the new LEAF on a timer and avoid peak hours

      • Find the nearest charging station

      • Bring the new LEAF to the perfect temperature before you get in

      • Get up-to-date traffic reports

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