Nissan Electric Vehicles 

Nissan Electric Vehicles For Sale in McKinney

Nissan produces several notable electric vehicles that provide you with the benefits of saving money and fuel while getting to drive a Nissan. Nissan has two electric models currently in production, which are the Leaf and the Ariya. The Leaf is Nissan's original electric vehicle. Nissan launched the Leaf 10 years ago with a single battery and 73-mile range. The Leaf now offers more trims and improved electric range. New to the lineup is the Ariya, which is a luxurious sedan packed with creature comforts. The Ariya offers style and cost savings rolled into one attractive package.

Which Nissan models are available in electric?

The Nissan Leaf and Nissan Ariya are both available as electric vehicles. The Leaf is produced in three trim levels and with two types of batteries. The first battery, a 40 kWh battery, gives the Leaf up to 150 miles total of electric range, while the 62 kWh Leaf Plus battery provides about 226 miles in range. Maximum power from the Leaf's powertrain is 214 HP. Satellite radio is standard with the Leaf. You'll also get USB charging capabilities and leather seats starting with the second trim level.

The Ariya SUV has 300 miles in electric range capacity. It has a premium cabin with a sleek centrally-located touchscreen interface. The Ariya has Nissan's ever-popular Zero Gravity seats for comfort. It also has wood trim accents that give the cabin a more upscale appearance.

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

Electric and hybrid vehicles differ in the powertrain. Electric cars only have a battery or battery pack and an electric motor. Hybrid vehicles are equipped with a gas engine and an electric motor charged by an onboard battery. Hybrids source power from a combination of their gas engine and electric motor. Hybrid plug-in models are similarly equipped, but they don't use gasoline unless they deplete their electricity supplies.

How far can Nissan electric models go?

At a minimum, Nissan's electric Leaf will travel 150 miles with electric power. It can travel up to 226 miles with electricity using a larger battery. The Ariya has a range of about 300 miles.

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

You can charge an electric Nissan at home in 10 hours with a 120V power outlet or in about half the time with a 240V charging cord. Nissan's electric cars can restore 80% of battery power with DC-charging capabilities on the road.

Do Nissan electric vehicles have towing capacity?

Yes. Your electric Nissan can tow 1,500 pounds at most.

How can I learn more about Nissan electric vehicles?

Additional information about Nissan's electric cars is available through our dealership. Contact us today for more details.