Nissan vs Chevrolet Electric Vehicles

September 8th, 2020 by

Looking for an affordable and innovative all electric car but not sure where to start? Make sure to check out the exciting new Nissan LEAF and Chevy BOLT EV. Both available at Coastal Chevrolet Cadillac Nissan in Pawleys Island, SC. Discover what sets these two highly acclaimed electric vehicles apart. From their insane range and prices to their award winning safety features! Check out all the advantages both offer below before stopping by Coastal Chevrolet Cadillac Nissan today for a test drive.  


The all-new Nissan LEAF is the most efficient and innovative Nissan to date. With an 100% electric engine with up to 226 miles of range compared to the 259 mile electric range in Chevy BOLT EV. The BOLT EV appears to win out on range however only the Nissan LEAF comes loaded with Nissan’s Intelligent Mobility features standard. Designed to increase safety, comfort, and control while driving, connecting you with your vehicle and the world around you. 


While the Chevy BOLT EV offers the Energy Assist that can help you locate more than 40,000 compatible charging stations which are all available to you regardless of the charge point operator. With the BOLT EV you’re getting all of the best technology Chevy has to offer, including an available DC fast charging which offers up to 100 miles of range in about 30 minutes of charge time. 

Price: Price wise both electric vehicles offer great Federal tax credit incentive, so while the Nissan LEAF starts at $31,600, the price can be lowered to as much as $24,100. Compare that to the Chevy BOLT’s starting price of $36,620 which can see a similar rebate with up to $8,500 off.

Technology: Both the Nissan LEAF and Chevy BOLT EV offer great standard entertainment technology including Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration. Where they differ is that the new Nissan LEAF has NissanConnect EV vs the Chevy BOLT EV’s available myChevrolet Mobile App with Energy Assist included for 5 years. 

Performance: As for performance, the new Nissan lease now offers a 40 kWh battery or a more powerful 62 kWh battery with up to 226 miles of range. Compare that to the available 240-volt/32-amp charging unit with 259 mile electric range and 200 horsepower.

Safety and awards: The new Chevy BOLT received a NHTSA 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score for safety compared to the Nissan LEAF with Nissan’s Safety Shield® 360° standard with Automatic Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Warning, and Lane Departure Warning. On top of that the new Nissan LEAF also received J.D Power’s “Best in Class Vehicle Dependability”.

Stop by Coastal Chevrolet Cadillac Nissan today!

Looking for more information or ready for a test drive? Stop by today and discover the best electric car for you. Experience your best car buying experience at Coastal Chevrolet Cadillac Nissan in Pawleys Island, SC. Coastal Chevrolet Cadillac Nissan is the dealership you can count on for an exceptional experience when looking for your new, used, and certified pre-owned vehicle needs. Take the time to discover our extensive inventory of new and used vehicles at our Chevy, Cadillac, and Nissan dealership locations in Pawleys Island, SC.

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