2016 Nissan Leaf

The newly announced 2016 Nissan Leaf fulfills the rumors that had floated earlier.  It’s available with two battery pack sizes, a 30 kWh unit offering 107 miles EPA range, and the previous 24 kWh unit offering the 85 miles range.  Additionally, Nissan is doubling down on CHAdeMO by now offering it as a standard feature for the SV and SL models.  In previous years CHAdeMO was a $1500 option.

About David Herron

David Herron is a writer and software engineer living in Silicon Valley. He primarily writes about electric vehicles, clean energy systems, climate change, peak oil and related issues. When not writing he indulges in software projects and is sometimes employed as a software engineer. David has written for sites like PlugInCars and TorqueNews, and worked for companies like Sun Microsystems and Yahoo.

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