Nissan presented the updated electric car Nissan Leaf Nismo

Nissan presented the updated electric car Nissan Leaf Nismo

July 21, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Nissan Leaf Nismo entered the home market of the brand back in 2018. Such a “warmed up” electric hatch differed from the standard electric car in its more aggressive appearance and original decor. This version has now been updated.

Nissan introduced fans to the updated Leaf Nismo electric car. The novelty received an upgraded chassis, as well as an improved control system.

The exterior of the model, as before, is distinguished by a sporty design: a spectacular aerodynamic body kit, stylish 18-inch wheels, etc. The customers of the brand liked this appearance, so they did not change it during the upgrade at Nissan.

The Leaf Nismo’s interior is finished in black and red and features leather and Alcantara seats and CFRP décor on the door and dash panels. As an option, the manufacturer offers the new generation RECARO sports seat with heating.

The updated electric car also got the European coefficient of fast steering, with its help the driving performance of the car reached a new level. In addition, experts have worked on an electronic stabilization system: now the electric car passes S-shaped turns with great grace. The suspension has also been tweaked, which has a positive effect on cornering speed. They did not touch the electric hatch motor: it is a familiar 150-horsepower electric motor, combined with a 40 kW • h battery.

The novelty is already available from the brand dealers in Japan. The most affordable Nissan Leaf Nismo will cost you 4,294,400 yen.

Meanwhile, Nissan has unveiled an updated logo. The brand emblem with a new “digital” design debuted on the electric car Nissan Ariya. Work on the logo began back in 2017: the designers were given a clear terms of reference, while leaving room for creativity.