With the all-new 2023 Nissan ARIYA, Nissan is shaking things up in the EV space. The ARIYA offers a choice of 63 kWh or 87 kWh of usable battery capacity, standard ProPILOT Assist, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto capabilities, a lounge-like premium interior and Nissan Safety Shield 360. Prices start at $52,998 for the base model and go up to $69,998 for the fully loaded model. Here’s a breakdown of the trim levels and pricing.
The 2023 Nissan ARIYA will be available in six trim levels: Engage FWD, Evolve e-4ORCE AWD, Venture+ FWD, Evolve+ FWD, Platinum+ e-4ORCE AWD and Premiere e-4ORCE AWD.
The base 63-kWh-battery Engage FWD trim comes with a 214hp AC synchronous motor with torque reaching 221 lb-ft, a motorized sliding centre console and a range of up to 346 km. Pricing for the ARIYA ENGAGE starts at $52,998.
The next step up is the Evolve e-4ORCE AWD trim which adds a power panoramic moonroof, coloured Head-Up Display and dual motored advanced AWD pushing 335hp and 413 lb-ft of torque. The ARIYA EVOLVE e-4ORCE is priced at $60,598 and has a driving range of up to 330 kilometres.
The Venture+ FWD trim gets the 87-kWh battery and adds ProPILOT Assist as well as a quick charge port. The 238 hp (178 kW) AC synchronous motor is capable of up to 482 km of range. Pricing for the ARIYA Venture+ FWD starts at $59,498.
The Evolve+ FWD trim gets the Digital Intelligent Around View monitor and a power panoramic moonroof. With its 238-horsepower AC synchronous motor and 221 lb-ft of torque, the Evolve+ gets up to 458 km of estimated range. The price for the ARIYA Evolve+ FWD starts at $64,998.
The Platinum+ e-4ORCE AWD is the ultimate combination of performance and technology. It comes standard with everything from the Evolve+ trim level plus motion-activated power liftgate and ProPILOT Park. Capable of doing 426 km on a single charge, the 389-hp electric SUV will start at $69,198.
Finally, the Premiere e-4ORCE AWD is a special launch edition that will only be available for a limited time. It comes with dual motored advanced AWD, ProPILOT Assist, ProPILOT Park and some unique accessories. This special edition gets a range of up to 426 km and his rated at 389 hp and 442 lb-ft of torque. Pricing for the ARIYA Premiere e-4ORCE AWD starts at $53,900.
2023 Nissan ARIYA deliveries will begin next year. Front-wheel drive models will be available first, followed by e-4ORCE all-wheel drive models. Stay tuned for our full review coming in the next few days.