2013 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 2013 Nissan Leaf.

The 2013 Nissan Leaf has a 80 kW DCPM electric motor which is charged via 3.6 kW charger6.6 kW 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 2013 Nissan Leaf is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2013 Nissan Leaf Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2013 Nissan Leaf gets up to 129 miles per gallon in the city, and 102 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2013 Nissan Leaf is 115 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2013 Nissan Leaf?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2013 Nissan Leaf is $550 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 2013 Nissan Leaf to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $8,750 on fuel.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2013 Nissan Leaf.

City MPG 129
Highway MPG 102
Combined MPG 115
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 8,750
Fuel Cost $550
Fuel Type 1 Electricity
Electric Motor 80 kW DCPM
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Transmission Automatic (A1)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Nissan Models from 2013

If you're interested in other Nissan models from 2013, 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.

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