The new Nissan Leaf is already available on the market. In addition, the company has decided to offer its high performance version. 2018 Nissan Leaf NISMO debuts at the end of October 2017. The promotion of this vehicle will be held at the Tokyo Motor Show.
The version, which is ready for Tokyo, is the concept version. However, Nissan also announces the serial Leaf NISMO. The company gave a statement, explaining the reason for offering such a vehicle. First of all, the goal is to attract younger customers. The design and performance of the vehicle are promising.
The standard Nissan Leaf, the second generation, is an electric model that is not exciting. That’s why the company decided to take a step, called Leaf NISMO. 2018 Nissan Leaf NISMO has an attractive exterior. He is dull, and decorates elements in red, as well as a sports body kit.
The changes include a more muscular front bumper with a spoiler. Also, noticeable thresholds, as well as a new front mask. The front grille features larger mesh parts and horizontal LED headlights. The new headlights were replaced by trapezoids, which are present on the standard model. In the end, Leaf NISMO gets bigger wheels and improved reliance.
The side profile reveals NISMO alloy wheels with high performance tires. The car is slightly lower due to a firm build.
On the rear, the diffuser is more aggressive. The fog lamp is integrated in it. All this, it resembles a light with the Formula 1 car. Also, the “NISMO” marker is located on the trunk door.
Inside, there are also visible changes, compared to the standard model. However, they are not large. First of all, these are a lot of red details. These details are located around the ventilation openings, the seats, the door panels, the engine start button located on the central console and the like.
2018 Nissan Leaf NISMO Power Specs
In addition to aesthetics, Leaf NISMO also offers slightly better performance compared to the standard model. The concept version will have its premiere on October 25 at the Tokyo Motor Show. Sometime later a serial model is expected.
In addition to this novelty, Nissan is preparing another novelty, linked to the Leaf model. Namely, the company will present SUV based on this model. This new Nissan Leaf SUV will be on sale in 2019.