Ahead of official launch in Europe, the Nissan Leaf Nismo Concept has been showcased at the ongoing Tokyo Motor Show 2017. The second generation Leaf EV gets fresh cosmetic upgrades and improved driving dynamics as compared to the older model. Moreover, the new model also gets a custom-tuned computer which offers instant acceleration at all speeds.
Based on what can be seen, the Nissan Leaf Nismo Concept was showcased in its trademark combination of white paintwork with red accents on bumpers and sills. The vehicle also gets two-tone wheels, large black strip on the bonnet and a black roof. The new model gets high-performance tyres and sport-tuned suspension system. Moreover, reports indicate that the new model generates 38 per cent more power and 26 per cent additional torque as compared to the older model.
As for the interior, the new Nissan Nismo will get sporty red accents around the air-con vents, upholstery door panels and the start button. The vehicle also features the Nismo logo to differentiate it from a regular model. The Nissan Leaf Nismo is expected to go up on sale sometime in 2019.