It has officially arrived!
Nissan Philippines confirmed that their flagship full-battery electric vehicle (EV), the 2021 Nissan LEAF, is now available in the country. This electric vehicle features a sleek body along with its two-tone body and floating roof. The LEAF uses a 40-kWh lithium-ion battery which on a full charge can go up to 311 kilometers. Using its all-electric e-powertrain, this will provide the LEAF an output of 110kW or 150ps and 320Nm torque. Through a dedicated wall outlet that has the supplied universal charging cable, this electric car can be juiced up in 15 to 18 hours. You can also head to select Nissan dealerships nationwide to fully charge the Nissan LEAF for 40 to 60 minutes.
Other features for the LEAF include an e-Pedal. This allows the user to start, accelerate, decelerate, and stop. This is with the use of only one pedal and works by the increasing or decreasing pressure applied to the pedal. There are also intelligent driving assistance features that will provide comfort and peace of mind to the driver. These features are as stated: Intelligent Cruise Control, Intelligent Around View Monitor, High Beam Assist, and Hill Start Assist. Other features include Intelligent Emergency Braking, Intelligent Driver Alertness, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Blind Spot Warning, Lane Departure Warning, Intelligent Lane Intervention, and Intelligent Trace Control.
The 2021 Nissan Leaf will get a 3-year vehicle warranty or for the first 100,000, whichever comes first. An 8-year battery warranty or for the first 160,000 kilometers, whichever comes first as well. It is already available for ₱2.798M through Nissan Mantrade Makati, Nissan Otis, and Nissan Cebu – V. Rama. Also, keep your eyes peeled as Nissan revealed that four more dealerships will be offering the EV this year which will also feature similar equipped charging facilities.
For more information, head over to the official Nissan Philippines website.