Comparison between:
- 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV
- 2019 KIA Soul EV

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV2019 KIA Soul EV
2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV2019 KIA Soul EV
Model year20202019
MarketNorth AmericaNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 37,495 (USA, Jul 2019)-

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleHatchbackCrossover
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsShock
Nightfall Grey Metallic
Cayenne Orange Metallic
Oasis Blue
Summit White
Silver Ice Metallic
Green Mist Metallic
Cajun Red Tintcoat
Kinetic Blue Metallic
Mosaic Black
Mosaic Black Metallic
Slate Gray Metallic
Carribean Blue w/Clear White Roof
Clear White
Shadow Black w/Inferno Red Roof
Titanium Silver
Bright Silver Metallic
Cloud White
Shadow Black
Interior colorsDark Galvanized with Sky Cool Gray accents
Dark Galvanized Grey
Light Ash Gray seats with Ceramic White accents
Grey
Number of doors54
Number of seats55
Length164.0 in
4166 mm
163.0 in
4140 mm
Width69.5 in
1765 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
Height62.8 in
1594 mm
62.7 in
1593 mm
Wheelbase102.4 in
2601 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
Front track59.1 in
1501 mm
62.0 in
1576 mm
Rear track59.1 in
1501 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance6.0 in
152 mm
6.3 in
160 mm
Front headroom39.7 in
1008 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
Rear headroom37.9 in
963 mm
39.5 in
1003 mm
Front shoulder room54.6 in
1387 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
Rear shoulder room52.8 in
1341 mm
54.7 in
1389 mm
Front hip room51.6 in
1311 mm
53.2 in
1351 mm
Rear hip room50.8 in
1290 mm
49.3 in
1252 mm
Front legroom41.6 in
1057 mm
40.9 in
1039 mm
Rear legroom36.5 in
927 mm
36.0 in
914 mm
Passenger volume2673.0 l
94.40 ft3
2.67 m3
2749.0 l
97.08 ft3
2.75 m3
Total volume3152.0 l
111.31 ft3
3.15 m3
3281.0 l
115.87 ft3
3.28 m3
Trunk volume479.0 l
16.92 ft3
0.48 m3
532.0 l
18.79 ft3
0.53 m3
Maximum trunk volume1603.0 l
56.61 ft3
1.60 m3
1402.0 l
49.51 ft3
1.40 m3
Curb weight3562.67 lb
1616 kg
3320.16 lb
1506 kg
Payload950.19 lb
431 kg
1005.31 lb
456 kg
GVWR4512.86 lb
2047 kg
4321.06 lb
1960 kg
Drag coefficient0.308 Cd0.35 Cd
Additional informationOverhang front / rear - 836 mm / 730 mmOverhand front/rear - 841 mm (33.1 in.) / 729 mm (28.7 in. )
Approach / departure angle - 17.3 / 29.2 (degrees)
Curb weight with sunroof - 1526.8 kg (optional for the + trim only)

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Voltage-360 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
81 kW
109.2 hp
110.7 ps
Maximum power RPM-8000 rpm
Torque360 Nm
36.7 kgm
265.5 ft-lb
285 Nm
29.1 kgm
210.2 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-2730 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Drive
Low
-
Additional information-Input voltage - 240-413 V

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-11.50 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h4.50 s-
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph6.90 s11.20 s

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeEPA: 259.0 mi / 416.8 kmEPA: 111.0 mi / 178.6 km
WLTP: 155.3 mi / 250.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 29 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 108 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 118 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 127 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 31 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 93 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 108 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+-

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.8 m
35.43 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.912.85
Additional information-Steering ratio - 15.7:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio7.058.206

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Rear suspensionCoil springs (helical springs)
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Shock absorbers
Semi-independent
Semi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional informationFront brake rotor diameter: 276 mm / 11 in
Rear brake rotor diamete: 264 mm / 10 in
Front brakes diameter - 11.8 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.1 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx17
6.5Jx17
6.5Jx16

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/55R16
215/50R17 H
205/60R16 92H

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerLG ChemSK Innovation
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity66 kWh31.8 kWh
Number of cells288200
Number of modules108
Voltage350 V375 V
Energy density-206 Wh/kg
Weight947.99 lb
430 kg
631.49 lb
286.44 kg
Volume285.0 l
10.06 ft3
0.28 m3
241.0 l
8.51 ft3
0.24 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection
Minimum ambient temperature--35 °C
-31 °F
Additional informationWith active thermal conditioning
Cell height - 3.9 in
Cell width - 13.1 in
Usable capacity - 30 kWh
Battery Ah - 75 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Supposed battery model - NCM 622
A heat pump HVAC system is standard

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeHousehold charging, 1.44 kW
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 3.84 kW
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 7.68 kW
DC fast charging, 55 kW
Trickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 2.3 kW
DC fast charging, 50 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 1, 7.2 kW
Optional onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:58-1:12
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 8:36
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 17:12
Household charging, 45:50
DC fast charging, 0:29-0:31
Normal AC charging, 4:38-4:50
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 13:03-13:50
Trickle charging at home, 20:50-22:05

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional features16-inch steel wheels and 205/55R16 all-season blackwall tires (O)
Aluminium sill plates (O)
Black grille (O)
Cargo cover (S)
Dark silver grille (O)
Incomplete vehicle designation (O)
Tailgate-mounted rear spoiler (S)
Two front cupholders (S)
Blind Spot Alert (O)
Drag control (S)
Driver and front passenger dual-stage frontal airbags, includes Passenger Sensing System (O)
Driver and front passenger knee airbags (O)
Dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger (S)
Electric Parking Brake (S)
Electronic brake force distribution (S)
Following Distance Indicator (O)
Forward Collision Alert (O)
Four-channel ABS (S)
Front Pedestrian Braking (O)
GM Electronic Precision Shift (EPS) shifter (S)
Head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard seating positions (S)
Head-curtain side-impact and thorax side-impact seat-mounted for front outboard seating positions (O)
Knee for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Departure Warning System (O)
Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning (O)
LATCH system (S)
Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking (O)
Overtaking Sensor (O)
Parking assist (S)
Parking Assistance (O)
Pedestrian Safety Signal (S)
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (O)
Rear doors child locks (S)
Side blind zone alert with lane change alert (S)
StabiliTrak (S)
Surround Vision (S)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted for side-front outboard seating positions (S)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-rear outboard seating positions (S)
Tire inflation kit (O)
Traction control system (S)
10.2-inch touchscreen with MyLink infotainment system (S)
12V power outlet (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support (S)
Bose premium 7-speaker system with subwoofer (O)
Driver Information Center with an 8-inch multi-color graphic display (S)
EV Navigation Mapping (S)
Keyless open and push-button start (S)
OnStar with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi for up to 7 devices (S)
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite radio (S)
6 x speakers (S)
2 x USB charging-only ports for rear passengers (O)
Wireless Charging for compatible smartphones (O)
6-way manual-adjustable driver and front passenger seats (S)
60/40 split folding for rear seats (S)
Front passenger seatback map pocket (O)
Heated front seats (O)
Heated outbound rear seats (S)
Rear armrest with two cupholders (S)
Automatic heated steering wheel (O)
Automatic heated steering wheel (O)
Leather-trimmed steering wheel (O)
Steering Wheel Adjustment (S)
Intermittent windshield and rear window wiper (S)
Power front windows (S)
Rear window electric defogger (S)
Automatic rearview mirror (O)
Digital rearview mirror using a rear-facing camera (O)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjustable manual-folding side mirrors (S)
Side mirrors with intergrated turn signals (S)
Sun visors with sliding vanity mirrors (S)
HID projector beam headlights (S)
Incandescent cargo lamp (S)
IntelliBeam headlamps (O)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED dome lights (S)
LED taillamps (S)
All-Weather Cargo Mat (O)
All-Weather Floor Mats, front and rear (O)
Deluxe cloth (S)
Perforated leather (S)
Body color bumpers with color accents (S)
Cargo screen (S)
Center console with storage and armrest (S)
Dual front cup holders (S)
Fender with unique thermo plastic olefin with transparent acrylic (S)
FlexSteer (S)
Luggage net (S)
New audio head unit with rear camera display and 5-inch color screen (S)
New rear center armrest (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Satin Chrome inside door handles and inside accents (S)
Anti lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat mounted side airbags (S)
Electric Power Steering (EPS) (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear 3 point seat belts (S)
Front seat belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat belt reminder (S)
Full length side curtain airbags (S)
Generation II Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Height adjustable front seat belt anchors (S)
Hill start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Impact sensing auto door unlock (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Park assist system with front and rear sensors (S)
Rear child safety door locks (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (S)
Tire Mobility Kit (TMK) (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
3.5-inch OLED supervision cluster (S)
8-inch display with AVN 5.0 navigation (S)
AM/FM radio/SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Dual 12V power outlets (front) (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
Rear camera display (S)
SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Smart Key with Push button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
6 x speakers (S)
USB/auxiliary input jacks (S)
UVO EV Services (3 Year Subscription) (S)
Air conditioning with auto defog and cluster ionizer (S)
Rear air conditioning vent (S)
Driver only HVAC function (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (S)
Rear seat heater ducts (under front seats) (S)
6-way manual adjustable driver's seat with height adjuster (S)
60/40 split folding rear seat with adjustable rear headrests (S)
Heated front seats (2-levels) (S)
Heated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated rear outboard seats (2-levels) (S)
Passenger seat side tray (S)
Power front/rear windows (S)
Rear-seat adjustable headrests (S)
Ventilated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob (S)
Steering-wheel-mounted audio control buttons (S)
Tilt and telescopic steering column (S)
Aero blade type windshield wipers (S)
Front door speaker lights (O)
Panoramic sunroof with tilt, sliding and safety functions (O)
Power door locks with two turn entry system (S)
Power windows with driver's one touch auto down (S)
Privacy glass (rear doors window, back lite) (S)
Solar control glass (windshield, front and rear doors, rear window) (S)
Auto Dimming rear view mirror (S)
Body color power adjustable heated outside mirrors (S)
Day/night interior rear view mirror (S)
Outside mirrors with one touch triple turn signal indicators (S)
Power folding outside mirrors (S)
Cargo area illumination (S)
Dome light (S)
Illuminated dual visors vanity mirrors with sliding rod (S)
Illuminated glove box (S)
Illuminated start button (S)
Illuminated, sliding charge port door (S)
LED cargo light (O)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED positioning headlights (S)
LED rear combination lamps (S)
Mood lamp (front door speaker and bottle holder) (O)
Overhead LED room lamps (O)
Projection fog lights (S)
Projection headlamps with auto light control, anti fog and escort function (S)
Bio based interior materials (S)
Cloth seat trim with blue stitching (S)
Deluxe center door trim (including door armrest garnish and padding) (S)
Deluxe upper door trim (S)
Leather seat trim with blue piping (S)
Leatherette center door trim (S)
Leatherette upper console (S)
Soft touch dash (S)
Soft touch front upper door panels (S)
Unique Gray Stitch (steering wheel, console armrest and cloth seat) and Leather seat trim with black (O)
White high gloss trim (center fascia panel, transmission gear shift knob cover and indicator panel a (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationBuilt on the GM BEV2 platform.What's new for the 2019 Kia Soul EV - AVN 5.0 audio now standard.
 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV2019 KIA Soul EV