Weight

According to these pics of leaf vehicle stickers:

the Leaf’s GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating) is 4,322 lbs, with GAWR (Gross Axle Weight Rating) of 2,203 lbs for the front axle and 2,129 lbs for the back. (Note that the numbers do not add up!) Also, the Leaf has a load capacity of 860 lbs or 390 kg (“total combined weight of occupants and cargo”). Subtracting the load capacity from the GVWR yields a vehicle weight of 3,462 lbs.
Road & Track reports that the curb weight is 3,375 lbs. (1,531 kgs).
Brian Brockman, a Nissan spokesman, claims that “the Leaf’s front-rear weight distribution is close to the ideal of 50/50“.
The battery pack weighs 660 lbs. 13 Key Questions and Answers about Nissan Leaf Battery Pack and Ordering

References

Updated on October 12, 2018

Related Articles

Contribute to this EV Wiki: