Nissan Electric Vehicles 

Nissan Electric Vehicles For Sale in Albuquerque

Nissan has two electric vehicles in production, which are called the Leaf and the Ariya. Both offer tremendous fuel economy and other perks such as cutting-edge technology, comfortable cabins, and top-notch safety aids. Nissan entered the electric car market over ten years ago with the Leaf, a five-passenger electric vehicle that the automaker still produces today. The Ariya, an SUV, is the latest electric car that Nissan has on the market. You can get more details about both vehicles at our dealership, including information on their capabilities.

Which Nissan models are available in electric?

To date, Nissan makes two cars with an electric powertrain. Nissan continues to manufacture the Leaf, which was its original electric car. Nissan has produced the Leaf since 2011. Over time, Nissan has equipped the Leaf with an updated drivetrain and technology. More safety aids have been added to the Leaf as well. Today, the Leaf can be ordered with two different batteries. You can get a smaller 40 kWh battery for the Leaf or upgrade to a 62 kWh battery for more than 220 miles of range.

If you're looking for a larger car, the Nissan Ariya is an equally attractive option. The Ariya holds five people. It has a contemporary cabin layout that features a clean "waterfall" design in the center with a dual-touchscreen display. The Nissan provides you with real-time information on the Ariya's performance with a glass-covered infotainment interface. The Ariya has Nissan's latest safety technology, and it reaches 300 miles with a combined range.

What is the difference between electric, hybrid, and plug-in models?

An electric car has a different powertrain than a hybrid vehicle. Electric vehicles use only a battery and an electric motor for power. Hybrid vehicles use a gasoline engine and an electric motor, which is typically recharged through a battery. Hybrid plug-in models have a similar mechanical composition, but they don't use gasoline unless they need to.

How far can Nissan electric models go?

Range varies for Nissan's electric vehicles. The Leaf can travel between 150 and 226 miles with combined range, while the Ariya reaches 300 miles.

How long does it take to charge an electric Nissan car?

With portable DC fast-charging capabilities, electric Nissan vehicles will recharge 80% of their battery within an hour. They can charge in 10 hours with a 110V outlet and four hours with a 240V charger.

Do Nissan electric vehicles have towing capacity?

Maximum towing power with a Nissan electric car is 1,500 pounds.

How can I learn more about Nissan electric vehicles?

For further information on Nissan's electric vehicle lineup, contact our dealership today.