NissanLeaf - Mk1 24kWh (2011) electric chargers
24 kWh battery
Vehicle type Battery Electric Vehicle
Connector type 1
Range 124 miles of electric driving
Charge speed 21 miles per hour
Nissan Leaf 24kWh Mk1 Home Charging Guide
The all-electric Mk1 NIssan Leaf has been amazingly been around since 2011. As one of the best-selling electric cars on the market, the original Nissan Leaf was a pioneer, but it was also reliable and has plenty of range for most families.
With its 24kWh battery, this Mk1 Nissan Leaf offers an NEDC range of 124 miles and a real-world range closer to 100 miles. Charging time for the 24kWh Nissan Leaf is about four hours using a dedicated 7.4kW home charge point (like those below) - although this does require the 6.6kW on-board charger upgrade on the Leaf. Rapid charging the Mk1 Leaf using the CHAdeMO connection will take about 27 minutes.
Nissan Leaf - Mk1 24kWh compatible chargers
Nissan Leaf - Mk1 24kWh Charging Time
Take advantage of cheaper electricity tariffs and charge your 24kWh Mk1 Nissan Leaf overnight and drive away fully charged every morning.
|Method||kW||Typical location||Charging time (empty to full)|
|Standard three-pin plug||2.3||Home||11 hours|
|Dedicated home charging point||3.7||Home||7 hours|
|Dedicated home charging point||7.4||Offices, commercial buildings, car parks, supermarkets, leisure centres||4 hours* (requires 6.6kW on-board charger as part of vehicle upgrade)|
|Rapid charger (using CHAdeMO connection)||50||Service stations, motorways||27 minutes|
* Limited by on-board charger, vehicle cannot charge faster.
Nissan Leaf - Mk1 24kWh Charging Cost
School run, commute to the office? You can drive up to 124 miles purely on low-cost electric power.
A full home charge on a Nissan Leaf - Mk1 24kWh costs around £2.40.
Did you know?
A typical overnight electricity rate is around 10p per kWh.