Nissan created the prototype of LEAF with the double battery capacity.

Nissan LEAFDemonstrating its passion for the innovations, the engineers of Nissan created the prototype of Nissan LEAF with 2012 Nissan Maxima led headlights, equipped with the traction battery with the capacity of 48 kW/h. The car was created by the initiative group in their spare time.

Following the principle of company “to explore and create electric cars”, the prototype was equipped with the traction battery with the double capacity (compared to the usual battery of the stock car Nissan LEAF). This change allowed increasing the mileage by 75% (in the terms of daily use).

The prototype was created by the team of engineers from the technical centre of Nissan in Barcelona (NTCE-S). Their passion and dedication helped to create the collective, called Nissan Innovation Team. The team of volunteers made a few impressive tries, pushing the limits of possibility for the technologies of electric cars.