Year

2017 Nissan Leaf Safety & Reliability

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Model Type

Hatchback

safety & reliability

4 star overall rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Overall
Driver
Passenger

Side Barrier Rating

Overall
Driver
Passenger

Rollover

Rollover
Dynamic Test Result
No Tip
Risk Of Rollover
10.9%

Side Crash Rating

Overall

Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings

Front Seat
Rear Seat
RearView and Around View Monitors

Provides a camera view of what's behind you. An optional Premium package for SV and SL trims provides a 360-degree view around the car.

Advanced Air Bag System

The front airbags adjust inflation rate based on crash severity, while side bags adjust based on seat position, helping to minimize injury.

NissanConnect EV

Using an app on your smartphone, it lets you know when your battery is charged and can set the interior temperature for maximum comfort.

Side Impact Test
P
M
A
G
Good
Roof Strength Test
P
M
A
G
Good
Rear Crash Protection/Head Restraint
P
M
A
G
Good
IIHS Small Overlap Front Test Results
P
M
A
G
Poor
Moderate Overlap Front Test Results
P
M
A
G
Good
Initial Quality - Overall
3
Overall Quality - Mechanical
3
Powertrain Quality - Mechanical
4
Features and Accessories - Mechanical
3
Body & Interior Quality - Mechanical
3
Overall Quality - Design
2
Features and Accessories - Design
3
Powertrain Quality - Design
4
Body & Interior - Design
2
Ratings are based on J.D. Power's Initial Quality Study for the 2017 Nissan Leaf.