Nissan gives its electric compact model Leaf sports package Nismo. The start of sales will be on 31 July 2018 - initially in Japan. Visually, the sport modification of Leaf will get the Nismo logo front and armor with typical Nismo red strips, as well as large air intakes. The edges are modified with red accents. At the back, Leaf gets a large diffuser with integrated fog light - which is reminiscent of Formula 1 cars.
The Leaf Nismo will be sold in nine body colors, including the Brilliant Silver / Super Black and Dark Metal Gray / Super Black Bicolor-specific Nismo bold combinations. In the interior Nismo places sports accents. The steering wheel receives alcantar grip surfaces and even a marker. The futuristic selector of the transmission is also in another color is executed in the so- Gun metal chrome on Nismo. Nismo's animated logo comes out on the instrument panel. The seats are not sports, but have a slightly changed design.
The sports modification of Leaf is not with increased power or with larger batteries, the horses remain 150 and the capacity of the batteries is 40 kWh. Probably the mileage will be just under 285 km (by WLTP). Nissan promise faster acceleration, which will be achieved with a special tuning chip. Although Leaf will be available only for the Japanese market, AUTO BILD expects the sporting version to be released in Germany - probably next year.