Nissan LEAF Review for 2016 Model Year
Continuously chosen by electric car shoppers, the Nissan LEAF has become the bestselling EV car in the world. Not content to simply rest on their laurels, Nissan is once again updating the LEAF to provide an even better driving range, more interior amenities and exterior enhancements that are sure to cement the LEAF's place as a leading electric car in its class. Take a look at our full 2016 Nissan LEAF review below to learn more!
The 2016 Nissan LEAF in Phoenix is available in three trims: S, SV and SL. The entry-level LEAF S model starts things off with fantastic standard features, including automatic climate control, Nissan Intelligent Key with Push Button Start, variable intermittent wipers, center console storage, a rearview camera, power accessories and 16-inch steel wheels. All-new amenities on the 2016 LEAF include a 5-inch color display screen and NissanConnect with Mobile Apps.
Drivers will find even more luxury features on the SV and SL models of the 2016 Nissan LEAF in Phoenix, including 17-inch alloy wheels, a seven-speaker premium sound system, leather upholstery and LED low-beam headlights. Driver will also find even more interior tech features this model year, such as NissanConnect with Navigation, HD radio, SiriusXM, voice controls and a 7-inch touchscreen, as well as three new paint colors: Deep Blue Pearl, Coulis Red and Forged Bronze.
The biggest news on the 2016 LEAF is its new powertrain that now sports a brand-new 30kWh battery pack on its upper trims. This new battery increases the electric car's driving range to a best-in-class 107 miles, which is over 27 percent longer than the previous year's model.
On top of these fantastic features, many 2016 Nissan LEAF reviews have praised the hatchback's safety amenities which include everything from Nissan's Advanced Air Bag System and traction control to a full LATCH system and three-point ALR/ELR seatbelts.
To find out more about the 2016 Nissan LEAF, stop by Midway Nissan today and take the LEAF for a test drive!