New Nissan Electric Vehicle Comparison

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Compare Nissan’s electric vehicle lineup to find the right model for your lifestyle and budget needs. Whether you’re interested in the affordable and nimble new Nissan LEAF or the capable and innovative new Nissan ARIYA, Bill Kay Nissan has a new electric Nissan model right for you. Research all the latest performance, technology, amenities, and more that each new electric Nissan offers.

Learn more about the new Nissan LEAF and ARIYA below before stopping by Bill Kay Nissan for a test drive today. See our full inventory of new Nissans and used inventory. Once you’ve browsed our inventory and new Nissan deals, contact our Finance Department for an honest, reliable and trustworthy car-buying journey!


Starting at $28,140

Nissan EV Highlights

  • Warranty: Electric Vehicle System Coverage includes 96-month/100,000-mile (whichever occurs first) Lithium-Ion Battery coverage.
  • Range: Up to 212 miles for LEAF SV PLUS, and the ARIYA offers up to 289 Miles.
  • Battery: LEAF offers 40 kWh or 62 kWH options; ARIYA offers 160, 178, or 290 kW AC.
  • Interior: Available Bose Energy Efficient Series Premium Audio System, Automatic Temperature Control, heated front seats, and more.
  • Technology: NissanConnect®, Apple CarPlay® integration, NissanConnect® EV & Services App, Nissan Door-to-Door Navigation, and Android Auto™.
  • Safety Shield® 360: Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Automatic Braking, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Blind Spot Warning, and more.

2024 Nissan LEAF vs the 2024 Nissan ARIYA

  2024 Nissan LEAF 2024 Nissan ARIYA
Electric Motor Options 110 kW AC 160 / 178 / 290 kW AC 
Battery Option 40 / 60 kWh 87 / 63 kWh
Dual Motor e-4ORCE™ All-Wheel Drive Not Available Available
Intelligent Around View® Monitor Available Available
ProPILOT Assist Available Available
Max Cargo Volume 30 cu-ft 59.7 cu-ft

Find the ideal electric vehicle for your lifestyle needs. Whether you’re interested in nimble handles or versatile comfort, Nissan has a dynamic and intelligent electric Nissan right for you. Both the 2024 Nissan LEAF and the 2024 Nissan ARIYA come loaded with impressive driver assistance features and offer multiple motor and lithium-ion battery sizes; empowering you to unlock the range you need. For more space and off-road capabilities, test drive the new Nissan ARIYA, available with Dual Motor e-4ORCE™ All-Wheel Drive! For a lower cost and more nimble option, look no further than the Nissan LEAF.

Nissan EV Performance and Efficiency

The Nissan LEAF and ARIYA are two great options to consider if you're in the market for a new all-electric ride. The Nissan LEAF is a practical and versatile electric car that doesn't compromise on power. It comes with a range of high-quality battery options, so you can choose the one that best suits your needs. The Nissan ARIYA is another great option that offers a range of horsepower and range options to choose from.


Both electric vehicles offer a performance package that's suitable for different needs. The LEAF comes with a standard 147 horsepower and is available in an SV Plus model that offers 214 horsepower. It also features a standard e-Pedal and can travel up to 149 miles on a single charge, or up to 215 miles with the LEAF SV PLUS. The ARIYA's 238 horsepower (178 kW) AC Synchronous Motor can also be upgraded to an extended range and up to 389 horsepower. Additionally, the ARIYA offers an available e-4ORCE All-Wheel Drive, which provides added off-road and all-season capabilities.

Nissan EV Exterior and Interior Design

If you're in the market for an electric vehicle that's both stylish and innovative, Nissan has two options for you to consider. The first is the Nissan LEAF, which is compact and agile. The latest model of the LEAF has a modern and eye-catching design, and is available in a range of vibrant colors, with different machine-finished aluminum-alloy wheels and appealing accents to choose from. The second option is the all-new Nissan ARIYA, which boasts a unique and sophisticated design that is sure to turn heads. You can customize your ARIYA with a range of bold colors and wheel options to make it truly your own.


The Nissan LEAF offers an available Bose Energy Efficient Series Premium Audio System, Automatic Temperature Control, and available heated front seats. On the other hand, the versatile and expansive Nissan ARIYA comes equipped with first-class creature comforts that include everything from zero gravity seats and available Nappa leather-appointed seating to a sliding center console and power panoramic moonroof. The ARIYA also offers an available Motion-activated hands-free liftgate and Quick Charge Port for added convenience.

Nissan EV Safety and Technology

Nissan electric vehicles offer a range of compelling entertainment and safety technology that elevate anyone's commute. Both models offer intelligent and intuitive Nissan Door-to-Door Navigation with Premium Traffic. The LEAF also features an impressive NissanConnect® 8" customizable display, while the ARIYA boasts a 12.3" Digital dashboard with fully digital gauges and a NissanConnect® 12.3" integrated display interface. The ARIYA also offers Nissan’s intelligent ProPILOT Assist 2.0 or ProPILOT Assist with Navi-link as well as Intelligent Rear View Mirror, and Digital Intelligent Around View® Monitor.


Stay connected with NissanConnect®, a standard feature that comes with a customizable display. You can also integrate your smartphone with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ for seamless connectivity. With Safety Shield® 360 technology, you can feel secure while driving. This feature includes safety features such as Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Automatic Braking, and Blind Spot Warning.

Nissan EV Model Options

Nissan LEAF


Starting at $28,140 est.


  • 147 horsepower
  • 40 kWh battery and up to 149 miles of range
  • Safety Shield® 360 
  • Apple CarPlay® integration
Nissan Ariya


Starting at $43,190 est.


  • 160 kWh AC Synchronous Motor
  • Available Extended Range: Up to 300 Miles
  • Up to 285 Miles 
  • Available 238 hp (178 kW) AC Synchronous Motor

Nissan EV FAQs

Are Nissan electric vehicles eligible for Federal tax incentives?
Depending on your personal tax situation, you may qualify for potential Federal tax incentives up to $7,500. 


What is the starting price of the new Nissan LEAF?
The Nissan LEAF S starts at just $28,140.


What is the starting price of the new Nissan ARIYA cost?
The new Nissan ARIYA starts at an estimated $43,190.


How far can the 2024 Nissan LEAF go on a single charge?
The Nissan LEAF can offer an estimated range of up to 212 miles for LEAF SV PLUS.


What battery options does the 2024 Nissan LEAF offer?
The new Nissan LEAF’s battery sizes include 40 kWh or an available 62 kWH option.


What battery options does the 2023 Nissan ARIYA offer?
The Nissan ARIYA’s battery sizes include 87 kWh or an available 63 kWh.


What driver assistance features do new electric Nissan models offer?
New Nissan electric vehicles feature Safety Shield® 360, including Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Automatic Braking, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Blind Spot Warning, and more.

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