2021 Nissan Leaf vs. 2021 Volkswagen Arteon

Image Comparison

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What is the main difference between Leaf and Arteon?

Two Hatchbacks with some similarities, but otherwise different in most aspects such as the powertrain, horsepower, fuel economy, market segment, starting price, ground shadow size, and height. First of all, the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon has bigger and thirstier engine; the 2021 Nissan Leaf gets 83.1 more mpg. Also, the 2021 Leaf is priced $5,325 lower compared to the base MSRP of the 2021 Arteon. In addition, comparing the dimensions we see that the Leaf is slightly smaller, although it's taller than the Arteon. Among similarities are the body structure and maximum occupancy.

Specification Comparison

Safety Rating
Safety Rating
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Trim
Trim
Configuration
Configuration
  • Auto, FWD
  • 2.0 L, Turbo, Auto, FWD
MSRP
MSRP
$31,670
$36,995
Engine
Engine
Electric Motor
2.0 L/121
Horsepower
Horsepower
147 hp
268 hp
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive
0-60 MPH
0-60 MPH
City MPG
City MPG
114 - 123 MPGe
22 MPG
Highway MPG
Highway MPG
94 - 99 MPGe
32 MPG
Combined MPG
Combined MPG
104 - 111 MPGe
25 MPG
Width
Width
Width W/O Mirrors
Width W/O Mirrors
70.5 in
73.7 in
Length
Length
176.4 in
191.4 in
Height
Height
61.4 - 61.6 in
56.5 in
Wheelbase
Wheelbase
106.3 in
111.7 in
Ground Shadow
Ground Shadow
86.4 ft2
98 ft2
Seats
Seats
5
5
First Row Head Room
First Row Head Room
41.2 in
37.7 in
First Row Leg Room
First Row Leg Room
42.1 in
41.2 in
First Row Leg Shoulder
First Row Leg Shoulder
54.3 in
56.5 in
Second Row Head Room
Second Row Head Room
37.3 in
37 in
Second Row Leg Room
Second Row Leg Room
33.5 in
40.2 in
Second Row Leg Shoulder
Second Row Leg Shoulder
52.5 in
54.7 in

Costs

2021 Nissan Leaf

2021 Volkswagen Arteon

Annual Fuel Cost
Annual Fuel Cost
$600 - $650
$2,300
Mininum Monthly Lease
Mininum Monthly Lease
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Lease Due
Lease Due
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Cost To Lease
Cost To Lease
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