The bestselling electric car in Britain, the Nissan Leaf has to be one of the best electric cars available anywhere in the market today. With Japanese reliability and affordability rolled into one its easy to see why so many Nissan Leaf electric cars are parked on UK driveways and used daily here in the UK.
The small but mighty 24 kWh Lithium-ion battery has a rapid charge time of just 30 minutes and yet can achieve a terrific 124 mile range with an average electricity consumption of 15 kWh per 100km. The 109 BHP engine can whisk the Leaf from 0-62 MPH in just 11 seconds and achieve a top speed of 84 MPH. With its insurance group of 25E the Nissan Leaf is an all-round electric car capable of both commuting and city driving.