Nissan Electric Vehicles FAQs | South West Nissan

Nissan Electric Vehicles FAQ's

What is the Nissan LEAF’s range?

The new Nissan LEAF is capable of travelling up to 168 miles on a full charge.

How much will it cost to run the Nissan LEAF?

To achieve a full charge at home, the cost should amount to no more than £3.64.

How do you charge the Nissan LEAF?

A home charging kit enables you to charge overnight in 7.5 hours, while rapid charging stations - of which there are thousands across Europe – are also available if you need to charge while out and about.

How far can I drive in a single full charge?

A single full charge in the new Nissan LEAF can cover 168 miles.

What is special about the Nissan LEAF headlights?

The headlights on the Nissan LEAF are LED daytime running lights, which means they are low-power lights that run all the time the vehicle is operating.

Where can I charge my LEAF?

Charging your Nissan LEAF can be done at home, at a Nissan dealership, or at one of the many thousands of electric vehicle charging stations across Europe.

What features can I enjoy with the LEAF?

100% electric driving, NissanConnect EV technology, a modern and comfortable cabin… there are myriad features that make the LEAF an enjoyable vehicle.

What are the benefits of driving the LEAF?

With low running costs and zero emissions, the benefits of driving the LEAF are peace of mind, value for money and outstanding economy. Needless to say the environment benefits too.

Is the Nissan LEAF reliable?

Absolutely. With an all-electric engine, there are fewer mechanical issues that can go wrong with the Nissan LEAF.

How do I know how much charge is left in my Nissan LEAF?

The in-car display will show you how much charge remains.

How much does the Nissan LEAF pollute?

The Nissan LEAF emits zero CO2 emissions into the atmosphere.

Are there any cost savings to owning an electric vehicle?

Not only are there fewer mechanical faults to repair and no need to pay for fuel, but you can also benefit from a government grant towards your purchase.

What’s the EV driving experience like?

Book a test drive at South West Nissan to experience it for yourself!

Can you charge the Nissan LEAF at home?

Absolutely. It takes 7.5 hours to reach a full charge using the home charging kit.

How many awards has the Nissan LEAF won?

Many. Most recently, the Nissan LEAF won the Best Electric Car at the WhatCar? 2018 Awards.

Can I buy a used Nissan LEAF?

Yes. More and more Nissan LEAF models are becoming available secondhand. Contact us for details.

Can I lease a Nissan LEAF? Are there any lease deals?

Nissan LEAF leasing is available. Contact us today to discuss the options available to you.