The world's best-selling electric car is backEdward Green ▼ | July 26, 2018
The Nissan Leaf Nismo will go on sale July 31 in Japan – combining, for the first time, the excitement and advanced technologies of the world's best-selling electric car with the sporty image and performance of the NISMO road car series.
Cars Nissan Leaf Nismo to make world debut this month
Signaling the high-performance driving provided by its low center of gravity, the exterior also includes custom 18-inch aluminum wheels that minimize air resistance. The nine available body colors include the NISMO series' custom Brilliant Silver (M)/Super Black two-tone and the Dark Metal Grey (M)/Super Black two-tone. The sporty interior appeals to the senses with prominent use of NISMO's custom red accents, including the three-spoke steering wheel with a red center mark.
The instrument panel features a custom carbon-like finish, and the electronic shift has a gun metal chrome finish. The Nissan Leaf Nismo features a custom tuning computer for more responsive acceleration, custom tires and suspension for improved handling and ride comfort, and stylish exterior and interior design. The Nissan Leaf Nismo's dedicated 18-inch high-grip tires and custom suspension system provide a comfortable ride and stable handling.
Its custom-tuned electric power steering and Intelligent Trace Control (cornering stabilization system) provide high stability and lane-tracing abilities. The custom tuning computer in the Nissan Leaf Nismo allows for a delicate but strong acceleration response. This results in comfortable driving on both city streets and winding roads. The Leaf Nismo sports double-layered wings to improve downforce, a lower centre of gravity, and custom 18-inch aluminium wheels that keep air resistance to a minimum. ■