2012 Nissan Leaf MPG and Fuel Economy
On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2012 Nissan Leaf.
The 2012 Nissan Leaf has a 80 kW DCPM electric motor which is charged via standard charger.
All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent". This is a conversion of electric energy consumption to a gasoline equivalent.
Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2012 Nissan Leaf is, we have the information you need.
🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2012 Nissan Leaf Get?
First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2012 Nissan Leaf gets up to 106 miles per gallon in the city, and 92 miles per gallon on the highway.
The combined average MPG for the 2012 Nissan Leaf is 99 miles per gallon.
💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2012 Nissan Leaf?
The estimated fuel costs for the 2012 Nissan Leaf is $650 per year.
That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.
If you were to compare a 2012 Nissan Leaf to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $8,250 on fuel.
The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2012 Nissan Leaf.
|Save/Spend vs Average Car||Save 8,250|
|Fuel Type 1||Electricity|
|Electric Motor||80 kW DCPM|
|Vehicle Class||Midsize Cars|
Related Nissan Models from 2012
If you're interested in other Nissan models from 2012, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.
Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.
MPG Buddy does not guarantee the accuracy of this data, nor are we liable for any decisions made by referencing this data. Make sure to contact the specific car manufacturer to confirm accuracy.
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"2012 Nissan Leaf MPG and Fuel Economy". MPG Buddy. Accessed on May 17, 2022. http://mpgbuddy.com/cars/nissan/leaf/2012.
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