Compare 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric vs 2021 Nissan Leaf

2021 Hyundai Kona Electric
2021 Nissan Leaf
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Limited FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Kona EV Limited FWD N/A N/A $40,754 $42,000
Kona EV SEL FWD N/A N/A $36,432 $37,390
Kona EV Ultimate FWD N/A N/A $43,972 $45,600
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S Hatchback
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
LEAF S Hatchback N/A N/A $30,001 $31,670
LEAF S PLUS Hatchback N/A N/A $36,243 $38,270
LEAF SL PLUS Hatchback N/A N/A $41,634 $43,970
LEAF SV Hatchback N/A N/A $33,113 $34,960
LEAF SV PLUS Hatchback N/A N/A $38,371 $40,520
Pricing
Invoice Price
$40,754
$30,001
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$42,000
$31,670
Monthly Payment Estimate
$700 / month
$528 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.8
7.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric is hard to find in some U.S. markets, but it's one of the best affordable long-range electric vehicles. The 2021 Nissan Leaf has matured from its awkward early years into a useful, efficient, mainstream electric hatchback.
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Fuel Economy
City
Coming Soon Coming Soon
Highway
Coming Soon Coming Soon
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small SUV 2WD Midsize Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
33.4 33.5
Front Head Room (in)
38 41.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
92.4 92.4
Second Hip Room (in)
52.2 50
Front Shoulder Room (in)
55.5 54.3
Second Head Room (in)
37.7 37.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.5 52.5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.5 42.1
Front Hip Room (in)
53.3 51.7
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.9 70.5
Track Width, Front (in)
61.6 60.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.2 -
Length, Overall (in)
164.6 176.4
Height, Overall (in)
61.2 61.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
62 61.2
Wheelbase (in)
102.4 106.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
19.2 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
19.2 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
45.8 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
- 23.6
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- 30
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.8 11.5
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12 11.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.8 34.8
Tires
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/55HR17 P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P215/55HR17 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3770 3538
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 16 X 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
291 236
Engine Order Code
NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
201 @ 3600 147 @ 3282
Engine Type
Electric Electric
Mileage
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
108 99
Estimated Battery Range (mi)
258 150
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
132 123
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
120 111
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
7.98 8.19
Trans Type
1 1
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic
Summary
Vehicle Name
Hyundai Kona EV Nissan LEAF
Body Style
Sport Utility Hatchback
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
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2021 Hyundai Kona Electric
  • 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric is available
  • Lease: From $199 per month
  • Rebate: No retail cash this month
  • Finance: 0.0% APR + $1,500
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2021 Nissan Leaf
  • 2021 Nissan LEAF includes both 40kWh and 62kWh options
  • Lease: From $199 per month for 36 months
  • Rebates: Up to $7,500 off + eligible for tax credits
  • Finance: From 0% APR for 72 months + $6,000 bonus
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