The Nissan Ariya: Everything You Need to Know
. The Ariya will join the Leaf hatchback in Nissan showrooms, offering a driving range of up to 300 miles compared to the Leafs maximum of 226 miles. Ariyas design departs from many of Nissans existing automobiles, which have sharp angular lines.. The Ariya is distinguished from the Rogue by its low broad stance, which gives it a more athletic appearance.. A 63.0 kWh battery will be standard with an optional 87.0 kWh pack and front or all wheel drive.. The 2022 Ariya will be equipped with a variety of driver assistance systems, entertainment technology and comfort amenities, allowing it to compete with similar sized EV crossovers like the Tesla Model Y and Hyundai Kona Electric. In 2022, whats new, The Ariya is Nissans first, all new electric vehicle.. It comes with Nissans new ProPilot 2.0 semi autonomous driving technology, which debuted on the Nissan Skyline car in Japan.. The Ariya is estimated to range up to 300 miles when fitted with the optional dual frontrear motor drive system and the larger 87.0 kWh battery pack. Pricing and Which One to Buy Ariyas initial price of 47125 puts it above the Leaf and other inexpensive EVs, but below The Model Ys basic pricing.. We believe that range is the most important factor in effectively transitioning from gasoline to electricity.. Therefore, wed recommend the entry level Venture trim, which has the longest driving range of the Ariyas four trim: levels. EV Motor Power and Performance. Unlike the Leaf, which only has front wheel, drive Nissan uses technology developed for previous cars, like the torque split system used in the GT R sports car to provide optional all wheel, drive via a dual frontrear electric motor layout.
. According to Nissan front wheel, drive variants achieve a claimed zero to 60 mph time of 7.2 seconds. But if you want more power, the all wheel, drive Ariya is substantially faster.. We predict that the model will accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in less than 5.0 seconds, which is comparable to the performance of higher end electric vehicles.. From what weve seen so far, the Ariya offers a smooth, steady ride that should appeal to most consumers, but it lacks the sporty element that we drivers, crave. Range Charging and Battery Life. According to Nissan, the Venture has a driving range of up to 300 miles per charge, much more than the Leafs 226 miles.. The Evolve and Premiere versions can travel up to 285 miles on a single charge, while the Platinum can go up to 265 miles. The Jaguar. I Pace and the Audi E Tron are similar in size and range 234 and 204 miles. Respectively. Teslas main competitors claim to be able to go over 300 miles.. The Ariya will be able to charge at home using 110 or 240 volt outlets and at public charging stations and DC fast charging, ports. Fuel Economy and Real World MPGe. The Ariya does not currently have EPA fuel economy estimates, nor has Nissan disclosed any stated, MPGe values., That information will most likely become accessible as the Ariya approaches, its debut date.. We also want to put the Ariya to the test on our 200 mile highway trip to assess its real world efficiency.
More information about Ariyas fuel efficiency can be found. Here., Interior Comfort and Cargo. The inside of the Ariya appears to be modern and minimalist.. Nissan has removed every button to aim for a smooth dashboard that matches the external appearance. Despite Nissans promise that the Ariyas inside is, unlike any other car. Its minimalistic theme appears to be its only distinguishing feature., Not that the cabin doesnt appear to be a pleasant spot to spend some time. Nissan has included its comfortable zero gravity seats into the design which produces a roomy impression inside., Although the back seat capacity is notably Smaller than the front, it should still be comfortable and spacious enough for a couple of people to go long. Distances., Infotainment and Connectivity, The digital gauge cluster and the infotainment screen are shown on dual 12.3 inch. Screens. Apple, CarPlay, Android, Auto and in dash navigation should all be standard. Equipment.. The Ariya concept car from 2019 contained a function that allowed the car to sync with the drivers schedule allowing it to pre heat or pre cool the cabin while it was parked and charging saving battery power.. The idea also demonstrated technology that would allow the driver to utilize ProPilots Remote Park, a system similar to Teslas Smart, Summon function to park the Ariya autonomously from a nearby place using their phone. Nissan hasnt indicated whether or not these features will make it into the final Product. Safety and Driver Assistance Features ProPilot 2.0 Nissans. Second version of ProPilot semi autonomous technology will be available as an option on the Ariya.
. The device allows drivers to take their hands off the steering wheel in some driving situations.. Although we havent tested this new arrangement, we were impressed with the previous ProPilot system when we tried it in 2017 and if thats any indicator of how version 2.0 will function, we have great hopes.. The following are important. Safety features, Pedestrian recognition and standard autonomous emergency braking Lane departure warning with lane keeping assist is standard. Adaptive cruise control with the semi autonomous driving mode is available., Warranty and Maintenance Coverage. When Ariya goes on sale, we expect it to be covered by the same basic guarantee as the Leaf. Competitive bumper to bumper insurance and battery protection for eight years or 100000. Miles should be included in the guarantee. Three years or 36000 miles are covered under the limited warranty. A five year or 60000 mile powertrain warranty is included.. The guarantee on the battery is for eight years or 100000 kilometers. Well thats. All we have for you today.