A new generation of electric car will soon see the light of the day as 2016 Nissan Leaf model. Automaker has focused on improving performance and design.
Exterior design of 2016 Nissan Leaf
2016 Nissan Leaf is a small car, perfect for everyday driving. It will ride on an EV platform and it is going to be more aerodynamic. Speaking of the exterior design, it will have more attractive and traditional look. In the front end, grille will be in a shape of V and on the both sides will be placed two narrow headlamps. They will have specific and more attractive form. The light will be equipped with LED technology which will improve visibility. Bumper and fender will be a bit refreshed and we can expect larger wheels, perhaps 18-inch alloys. According to the latest rumors, it will have more durable and quality battery.
Design of interior and features
2016 Nissan Leaf will have improved and better equipped interior. The cabin will be made of quality materials such as plastics and leather. Although it is not characterized as a vehicle which provides extra comfort and space, it will still be more spacious than before. There will be more leg and headroom for all the occupants. The seats are comfortable and heated so the passengers will enjoy the ride. The dashboard will be very modern and will look futuristic. Many features and gadgets are included such as navigation system, Bluetooth, cruise control, anti-lock brakes, airbags, rearview camera etc.
Engine and performance
It is still a secret what type of engine exactly will be put under the hood of 2016 Nissan Leaf. However, what we know for sure is that it is a vehicle that uses electricity and that there are more and more chargers for hybrid vehicles installed everywhere. This new model will have better and stronger battery and will be able to go 186 miles.
Release date and expected price
As far as the released date of 2016 Nissan Leaf is concerned, we are hoping to see it sometime in the end of 2015, or in the beginning of 2016. As for the price, it is expected to be around $30,000 but it is not yet confirmed.