2018-2019 Nissan LEAF won the contest named the European Car of the Year. Leaf won the prestigious title of the best vehicle from brands such as Alfa Romeo, Citroen, Dacia, Ford, Opel, Vauxhall and Volvo. The jury were representatives of 57 leading automotive magazines from 23 European countries.
2018-2019 Nissan LEAF is driven by a compact electric motor to drive the front wheels. The motor develops 107 horsepower and 280 Nm of torque, enough for a maximum speed of 145 km / h. The car weighing 1600 kilos accelerates from zero to 100 kilometers per hour in 11.9 seconds. The electric motor is powered by lithium-ion battery capacity of more than 90 kW. The 2018-2019 Nissan LEAF’s can travel 175 kilometers on a single charge, which is sufficient for the vast majority of drivers.
2018-2019 Nissan LEAF is equipped with functions such as regenerating braking, air conditioning, satellite navigation, parking camera and others. Innovative technologies enable the owner of 2018-2019 Nissan LEAF to conduct full monitoring of the battery state of charge and the remaining battery capacity.
In addition it is possible to heat or cool the interior of the car remotely via mobile phone or computer. 2018-2019 Nissan LEAF will be available in Europe in five colors – blue, white, silver, black and red. Solar battery mounted in the rear spoiler supports charging 12V car batteries, used to power accessories.
2018-2019 Nissan LEAF sales in Japan and the United States will begin in December this year, and in Europe at the beginning of the next. Environmentally friendly car now produces Japan, but with the end of and early , production will be deployed in North America and Europe.