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.

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Quick Stats for the Nissan LEAF

The 2016 Chevrolet Volt, Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Toyota Prius are outperformed by the 2016 LEAF in quite a few areas. The LEAF's got several noteworthy attributes, including its cutting-edge cabin amenities and eye-catching design. It's a truly amazing value, which you'll clearly see when comparing its price to the aforestated list of vehicles. For more info about its specs, check out the LEAF's quick-facts list below this paragraph.

  • 2016 Nissan LEAF Colors: Gun Metallic, Coulis Red, Glacier White, etc...
  • 2016 Nissan LEAF Doors: 4-door
  • 2016 Nissan LEAF Body Style(s): Compact Sedan
  • 2016 Nissan LEAF MPG: 101 city / 126 highway
  • 2016 Nissan LEAF Cargo Space: 30 cubic feet
  • 2016 Nissan LEAF 0-60 MPH in 10 seconds
  • 2016 Nissan LEAF MSRP: $29,010
  • 2016 Nissan LEAF Seats: 5 passengers

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