2012 Nissan LEAF Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$35,200-$37,250
$33,707-$35,668
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Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name SV (4dr HB) Transmission Automatic MSRP 35200.00 Engine City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name SL (4dr HB) Transmission Automatic MSRP 37250.00 Engine City/Hwy MPG 0/0
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INTERIOR
  • Heated front bucket seats -inc: 6-way manual driver, 4-way manual front passenger, height adjustable head restraints
  • 60/40 fold-down heated rear bench seat -inc: height adjustable head restraints
  • Partially recycled cloth seat fabric
  • Center console storage
  • Dual front cupholders in front center console
  • Dual front/rear bottle holders in door panels
  • 3-spoke urethane tilt heated steering wheel
  • Steering wheel mounted cruise/audio/Bluetooth controls
  • Digital meter cluster
  • Trip computer -inc: instant/average energy consumption, drive time, outside temp, autonomy range
  • Palm-shift drive selector
  • Pwr door locks w/auto-lock
  • Pwr windows w/driver one-touch auto up/down
  • Cruise control
  • Intelligent Key system
  • Remote charge door release
  • Immobilizer system
  • Vehicle security system
  • Navigation system -inc: 7" LCD display, voice recognition, SDHC memory card slot, XM NavTraffic
  • Automatic temp control w/front microfilters
  • Rear HVAC duct
  • Rear window defroster w/timer
  • Illuminated glove box
  • 12V pwr outlet
  • Front door map pocket
  • Chrome interior door handles
  • Front map lamps
  • Auto dimming rearview mirror
  • Front visor vanity mirrors
  • (4) front/rear assist grips
  • Driver & front passenger seat back map pockets
  • Carpeted floor & cargo area
  • Electronic parking brake
  • HomeLink universal transceiver
  • Cargo cover
EXTERIOR
  • 5-spoke 16" alloy wheels
  • P205/55R16 all-season tires
  • Rear spoiler
  • Body-colored front/rear bumpers
  • Aerodynamic under body cover
  • Rear diffuser
  • Tow hooks -inc: (1) front/(1) rear
  • LED headlights
  • Body-colored remote controlled heated pwr exterior mirrors
  • UV reducing glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Intermittent rear window wiper w/washer
  • Chrome exterior door handles
  • Photovoltaic solar panel spoiler
  • Auto on/off headlights
  • Front fog lights
MECHANICAL
  • 80kW AC synchronous electric motor
  • Push-button start
  • 24 kWh lithium-ion battery
  • 3.3 kW onboard charger
  • 240V charge port
  • Single speed gearbox
  • Front wheel drive
  • Battery heater
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs
  • Torsion beam rear suspension -inc: coil springs
  • Front/rear stabilizer bar
  • Vehicle speed-sensitive electric pwr steering
  • Pwr vented disc brakes
  • Regenerative braking system
  • Portable 120V trickle charge cable
  • Quick charge port
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
    • Electronic brake force distribution w/brake assist
    • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
    • Traction control system (TCS)
    • Shift interlock
    • Front/rear energy absorbing bumpers
    • Steel side-door impact beams
    • Zone body construction w/front & rear crumple zones
    • Dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification system
    • Front side-impact airbags
    • Front/rear side curtain airbags
    • Nissan Connection telematics -inc: CARWINGS remote connection to monitor battery state of charge/charging status, start charging event, turn on HVAC system
    • 3-point ELR driver seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
    • 3-point ELR/ALR front passenger seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
    • 3-point ELR/ALR rear seat belts at all positions
    • Adjustable front seat belt upper anchors
    • Child safety rear door locks
    • Rear child seat tether anchors (LATCH)
    • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
    • Energy absorbing steering column
    • Tire repair kit
    • RearView monitor
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • AM/FM stereo w/CD player & MP3/WMA playback -inc: aux input, USB input, iPod input, (6) speakers
    • XM satellite radio
    • Bluetooth hands-free phone system
    • Fixed roof antenna

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