Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
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Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014) review: 37 facts and highlights

1. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm

2. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3.07m

3. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
Fiat Doblo 1.4 (2014): 3200l

4. shorter length

Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m

5. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
73% have it

6. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
Mini Clubman (2014): 1068l

7. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
76% have it

8. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m

9. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
30% have it

10. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
18% have it

11. less CO2 emissions

The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014): 0g/km

12. higher Euro NCAP rating

The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) carries out safety tests for new vehicles, providing an overall rating for each car’s safety. It covers different areas such as safety for an adult occupant, child occupant or pedestrian.
Ford Fiesta ST (2014): 6

13. bigger screen size

A bigger screen size for the in-car system provides a better user experience and is easier to use while driving.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014): 19"


ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
82% have it

15. Has air suspension

Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
33% have it

16. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
Ford Focus ST (2014): 2

17. weight

Opel Ampera Positiv (2014): 1.69kg

18. greater payload capacity

The total weight of cargo that can be carried in the cab and cargo bed, including passengers.
Fiat Panda 1.2 (2014): 800kg

19. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 306hp

20. width

Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m

21. height

Honda CR-Z (2014): 1.39m

22. Is an electric car

An electric car runs off a battery that can be recharged at home or at public charging points. Due to the savings costs of electricity compared to petrol (gasoline) it can greatly reduce running costs, and is also better for the environment as the car produces 0 emissions.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
8% have it

23. lower ground clearance

The ground clearance is the distance between the lowest point of the car and the road surface. A shorter ground clearance lowers a vehicle’s center of gravity - increasing its handling ability and reducing the chance of a rollover. However, a higher ground clearance allows you to go over more uneven terrain.
SEAT Altea 1.6 TDI (2014): 66mm

24. Has regenerative braking

Hybrids and electric cars use regenerative braking, which captures the kinetic energy produced by braking and converts it into electricity. This then charges the battery, effectively increasing the car’s fuel efficiency.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
7% have it

25. Has Stop-Start system

A Stop-Start system automatically turns off the engine when stopping in traffic or at a red light, and seamlessly starts it again when pressure is applied to the accelerator. This saves fuel and is more ecological.
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014)
10% have it

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