European prices for the new Nissan Leaf became knownJanuary 3, 2018
Deliveries of the first specimens to the European continent are scheduled for February. In Japan, the novelty is sold since October. In the US, it will enter the market by the end of this month.
The day before, prices for the new generation of the electric car Nissan Leaf for the European market were announced. In the UK, where the novelty is assembled at a factory in Sunderland, the prices start from 21,990 pounds sterling. In Germany, the electric Leaf will cost from 31 950 euros.
In the UK, the announced prices already include a government discount of £ 4,500 for a zero-emission car. Reservation of orders for Nissan Leaf in UK was opened on January 1, 2018. In Europe, the pre-order was opened earlier. Not knowing the prices and complete sets, the European buyers have made already more than 10 000 orders for this electromobile.
The Nissan Leaf model has already become the best-selling electric car in the world. Including the first generation, its circulation was more than 283,000 units. The new Leaf, in addition to changing the design, received an electric motor with an increased power of 40 horsepower. Now it is 147 hp. and 270 Nm of torque. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h is 8 seconds, and the range of power is 378 kilometers along the NEDC cycle thanks to a lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 40 kWh. With fast charging, the battery will be able to collect 80 percent of the charge in 40 minutes.