Chevrolet Bolt EV vs. Nissan LEAF

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$36,620
$29,990

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
147 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
Electric Motor
110kW AC Synchronous Motor

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.6 in.
42.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.7 in.
41.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.5 in.
33.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.9 in.
37.3 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel

Tire Width

Tire Width
205/55R16 - P215/50R17
P205/55HR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.4 in.
106.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.4 ft.
34.8 ft.

Length

Length
164 in.
176.4 in.

Width

Width
69.5 in.
70.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3563 lbs.
3433 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
147 hp

Torque

Torque
266 ft. lbs.
236 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
Electric Motor
Electric Motor

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity

Combined

Combined
119 mpg
112 mpg

City

City
128 mpg
124 mpg

Highway

Highway
110 mpg
99 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Bolt EV
Nissan LEAF

Body Style

Body Style
Wagon
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small station wagon
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
94.4 ft³.
92.4 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3563 lbs.
3433 lbs.

EPA MPG Equivalent - City

EPA MPG Equivalent - City
128
124

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
110
99

EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined

EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
119
112

Battery Range

Battery Range
238 mi.
150 mi.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Electric
Electric

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
1

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
7.05
8.19

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Compound Crank (Torsion Beam)
Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs
Torsion Beam

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
205/55R16 - P215/50R17
P205/55HR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
205/55R16 - P215/50R17
P205/55HR16

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 - 17 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 - 17 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Pwr
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.4 ft.
34.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Partially Regenerative
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
11.1 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10 in.
11.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.7 in.
41.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.6 in.
42.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.6 in.
54.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
51.6 in.
51.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.9 in.
37.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.5 in.
33.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
52.8 in.
52.5 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
50.8 in.
50 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.4 in.
106.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
164.0 in.
176.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.5 in.
70.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
62.8 in.
61.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.1 in.
60.6 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
59.1 in.
61.2 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Bolt EV
LEAF

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
Compact

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Wagon
Hatchback