Comparison between:
- 2020 Volkswagen e-Golf SE
- 2020 MG ZS EV Exclusive
- 2019 Nissan Leaf SL Plus

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Volkswagen e-Golf SE2020 MG ZS EV Exclusive2019 Nissan Leaf SL Plus
Series--ZE1
2020 Volkswagen e-Golf SE2020 MG ZS EV Exclusive2019 Nissan Leaf SL Plus
Model alias--Leaf Tekna Plus
Leaf 3.ZERO e+
Leaf e+
Leaf e-Plus
TrimSEExclusiveSL Plus
Model year202020202019
MarketNorth America, EuropeEuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 31,895 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 33,840 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,005 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 31,900 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,090 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,460 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 40,750 (IT, Jul 2019)
GBP 30,995 (UK, Oct 2019)USD 42,550 (USA, Jul 2019)
CAD 50,898 (CAN, Jul 2019)
GBP 35,895 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 46,500 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,500 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 44,870 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 47,950 (IT, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackSport utility vehicle (SUV)Hatchback
MaterialsSteelSteel
Aluminium
Corrosion-resistant high strength steel
Exterior colorsAtlantic Blue Metallic
Deep Black Pearl
Great Falls Green Metallic
Indium Grey Metallic
Pure White
Urano Grey
White Silver Metallic
Oryx White Pearl
Pimlico Blue
Arctic White
Black Pearl
Dynamic Red
Brilliant Silver Metallic
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
Pearl White Tricoat
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White/Super Black
Interior colorsTitan Black
Shetland Beige
-Black
Number of doors455
Number of seats555
Length168.1 in
4270 mm
169.8 in
4314 mm
176.4 in
4481 mm
Width70.8 in
1798 mm
71.2 in
1809 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Width with mirrors79.8 in
2027 mm
-79.9 in
2030 mm
Width with folded mirrors-80.6 in
2048 mm
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Height58.3 in
1482 mm
64.7 in
1644 mm
61.6 in
1565 mm
Wheelbase103.5 in
2629 mm
101.5 in
2579 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track60.4 in
1533 mm
60.1 in
1526 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track59.2 in
1503 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Clearance5.6 in
143 mm
-5.9 in
150 mm
Front headroom40.1 in
1018 mm
41.1 in
1043 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom38.1 in
967 mm
39.2 in
995 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room55.9 in
1420 mm
54.5 in
1385 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room53.9 in
1369 mm
53.9 in
1368 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room57.8 in
1469 mm
-51.7 in
1313 mm
Rear hip room56.7 in
1440 mm
-50.0 in
1270 mm
Front legroom41.2 in
1046 mm
42.1 in
1070 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom35.6 in
904 mm
36.2 in
920 mm
33.5 in
851 mm
Passenger volume--2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
Total volume--3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
Trunk volume341.0 l
12.04 ft3
0.34 m3
-668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
Maximum trunk volume1231.0 l
43.47 ft3
1.23 m3
-850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Curb weight3560.47 lb
1615 kg
3392.91 lb
1539 kg
3853.68 lb
1748 kg
Payload892.87 lb
405 kg
941.37 lb
427 kg
897.28 lb
407 kg
GVWR4453.34 lb
2020 kg
4334.29 lb
1966 kg
4750.96 lb
2155 kg
Drag coefficient0.27 Cd-0.28 Cd
Additional information--Minimum cargo volume (VDA): 435 l
Weight distribution front / rear (%) - 986 / 762 kg (56/44)
Angle of approach - 16.7°
Angle of departure - 25.9°

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerVolkswagen-Nissan
ModelEEM 100-EM57
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousAC synchronousAC synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFrontFront
Voltage--360 V
Power100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
105 kW
140.8 hp
142.8 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM3300 - 12000 rpm-4600 - 5800 rpm
Torque290 Nm
29.6 kgm
213.9 ft-lb
353 Nm
36.0 kgm
260.4 ft-lb
340 Nm
34.7 kgm
250.8 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM--800 - 4000 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Normal
Eco
Normal
Sport
Eco
Normal
B-mode
Additional informationThree levels of regenerative braking
Eco mode power - 70 kW
Eco mode torque - 233 Nm
Eco+ mode power - 40 kW
Eco+ mode torque - 211 Nm
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
87.0 mph
140.0 km/h
98.8 mph
159.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h9.60 s8.50 s-
Additional informationEco mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 13 s
Eco mode top speed - 115 km/h
Eco+ mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 19 s
Eco+ mode top speed - 90 km/h
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Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km
EPA: 123.0 mi / 197.9 km
Real range: 144.8 mi / 233.0 km
WLTP: 163.4 mi / 263.0 km
WLTP: 231.2 mi / 372.0 km
EPA: 215.0 mi / 346.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 13.8 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 104 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 122 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 16 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 12.8 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 18.6 kWh/100 km
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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 pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.9 m
35.76 ft
11.2 m
36.75 ft
11 m
36.09 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.76--

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio3.61-8.193
Additional informationGearbox model - EQ 270--

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscsVentilated discs
Additional informationFront discs size - 11.3 x 1.0 in
Rear discs size - 10.7 x 0.4 in
-Front disks size - 11.14 in x 1.1 in
Rear disks size - 11.5 in x 0.63 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx16 ET46-7Jx17 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/55R16 91H215/50R17215/50R17 91H

Battery

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

ManufacturerSamsung SDICATLAESC
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity35.8 kWh44.5 kWh62 kWh
Number of cells264-288
Number of modules27-3
Voltage323 V--
Weight701.07 lb
318 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingPassive coolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection (active)
Minimum ambient temperature---35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature--45 °C
113 °F
Additional information--The modules have different shapes with a different number of cells.

Charging type

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

Charging typeStandard wall socket, 1.2 kW
Standard wall socket, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 3.6 kW
Wall box, 7.2 kW
CCS fast charging, 40 kW
CCS fast charging, 50 kW
Wallbox, 7.4 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
EVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging station, 70 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 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kWOnboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 100 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeCCS fast charging 50 kW, 0:34
CCS fast charging 40 kW, 0:43
Wall box 7.2 kW, 4:55
Wall box 3.6 kW, 9:50
Standard wall socket 230V, 15:24
Standard wall socket 110/120V, 29:30
DC charging, 0:43-0:55
Wallbox, 6:22
DC fast charging station 70 kW, 0:30-0:43
Portable cable, 10:20
Wall box, 10:20
EVSE cable, 26:58

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAdjustable cargo floor (S)
e-Golf front grille with blue accent (S)
Integrated rear spoiler (S)
3-point safety belts for all seating positions with pretensioners for driver and front passenger (S)
Adpative Cruise Control (ACC) with Stop and Go (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (S)
Anti-Slip Regulation (S)
Automatic Post-Collision Braking System (S)
Blind Spot Monitor (S)
Child safety locks on rear doors (S)
City Emergency Braking (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Driver alertness detection (S)
Driver and front passenger seat belt reminder (S)
Driver and passenger front and side thorax airbag supplemental restraint system (S)
Driver-only knee airbag (S)
Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (S)
Electronic Differential Lock (S)
Electronic speed control (S)
Electronic Stability Control (S)
Engine Braking Assist (S)
Forward Collision Warning with Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring (Front Assist (S)
Front airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Front and rear seats belt load limiters (S)
Hydraulic Brake Assist (S)
Immobilizer, anti-theft alarm, central locking (S)
Intelligent Crash Response System (S)
Isofix on rear seats (S)
LATCH (S)
Rear Traffic Alert (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Side chest airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Side chest airbags for rear seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for front seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for rear seats (S)
Side head airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Speed assist (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
XDS (Cross Differential System) (S)
2 x 12V power outlets: 1 in front center console, 1 in cargo area (S)
8-inch Composition Media touchscreen sound system with proximity sensor (S)
Bluetooth with audio streaming for compatible devices (S)
Color multi-function trip computer (S)
Keyless entry with push-button start (S)
MIB II infotainment system (S)
MP3/WMA/FLAC-compatible CD player, AM/FM/HD Radio, SD memory card reader, and voice control (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 3-month trial subscription (S)
8 x speakers (S)
USB port (S)
VW Car-Net connected services (S)
Climatronic automatic dual-zon A/C (S)
Parking heater/ventilation (S)
6-way partial power-adjustable front seats (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Adjustable lumbar support for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Front comfort seats (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Leather-wrapped multifunction steering wheel (S)
Electrically heated windshield (S)
Heated front washer nozzles (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down front and rear (S)
Rain-sensing windshield wipers (S)
Rear window wiper and washer system (S)
Power-folding and adjustable side mirrors with turning signal (S)
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Automatic headlights with Coming/Leaving Home feature (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Cloth (S)
Leather gear knob (S)
Star-rider grille (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Advanced Emergency Braking (S)
Anti Rolling Protection (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (S)
Automatic door latch (S)
Blindspot Monitoring (S)
Driver's seat belt reminder (S)
Electric Parking Brake (S)
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (S)
Electronic Stability Programme (S)
Emergency Brake Assist (S)
Front dual airbags (S)
Front passenger airbag deactivation switch (S)
Front passenger's seat belt reminder (S)
Front side airbags (S)
Hill Launch Assist (S)
Intelligent Speed Limit Assist (S)
ISOFIX on the outer rear seats (S)
Keyless Entry with Push Button Engine Start (S)
Lane Departure Warning System (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (S)
Rear parking camera (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Remote Central Locking (S)
Side curtain airbag (S)
Speed Sensing Locking (S)
Three-point front seat belts with pretentioners and load limiters (S)
Traffic Jam Assist (S)
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (S)
Tyre repair kit (S)
12v Power Socket (S)
8-inch touch screen (S)
Android Auto, Apple CarPlay (S)
Bluetooth (S)
DAB radio and AUX/USB, MP3 (S)
iGo In-Car Navigation (S)
6 x speakers with 3D sound (S)
Trip Computer (S)
USB Mobile Phone Charging Function (S)
with odour and pollutant filter (S)
4-way manually adjustable front passenger's seat (S)
6-way electric adjustable driver's seat (S)
60:40 split rear seats (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Leather-wrapped (S)
Front and rear aero wiper (S)
Front and rear electric windows with driver's one-touch up/down (S)
Panoramic Sky Roof (S)
Rain-sensing wipers (S)
Electrically adjustable, folding, heated, body colour side mirrors (S)
Auto headlights (S)
Bi-Function projection headlight (S)
Follow me home headlights (S)
LED centre brake light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
Leather style upholstery with contrast stitching (S)
Aerodynamic underbody cover and rear diffuser (S)
Bottle holders - 4 (door panels) (S)
Cargo Cover (S)
Center console storage (S)
Charge port light and lock (S)
Cupholders - 2 in center console (S)
Fixed roof antenna (S)
Kick Plates (O)
Rear spoiler (S)
Sun visors with extension (S)
Tire repair kit - mounted in trunk (S)
3-point ALR (all)/ELR (driver) seatbelts (S)
4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection (S)
Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (S)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
e-Pedal (advanced 1-pedal operation) (S)
Electric parking brake (E-PKB) (S)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air bags (S)
High Beam Assist (HBA) (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Intelligent Around View Monitor (I-AVM) (S)
Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) (S)
Intelligent Driver Alertness (I-DA) (S)
Intelligent Lane Intervention (I-LI) (S)
LATCH System (S)
Manual, foot pedal parking brake (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AABS) with dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt sen (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Power window lockout system (S)
Prentesioners and load-limiters on front seatbelts (S)
ProPILOT Assist (steering assist, Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) with Full Speed Range and Hold (S)
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) (S)
Rear Door Alert (RDA) (S)
Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bags for front and rear-seat outboard occupant hea (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
12-volt power outlet (1 on IP) (S)
8-inch colour LCD touchscreen (S)
AM/FM with MP3/WMA playback capability (S)
Auxiliary input jack and USB connection port for iPod and other devices (S)
Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System (S)
Bluetooth Streaming Audio (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Front and rear assist grips (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HD Radio (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key with Push Button Start and charge port door release (S)
NissanConnect EV (telematics) (S)
NissanConnect Services Powered by SiriusXM (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 x speakers (S)
7 x speakers with Bose Premium Audio system (S)
Trip computer (State of Charge percentage, instant and average energy consumption, driving time, out (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Hybrid heater system with heat pump (S)
Rear HVAC ducts (S)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
8-way power driver's set with 2-way lumber (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Passenger seat pockets (S)
3-spoke, manual tilt steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Chrome outside door handles (S)
Power door locks w/auto locking system (S)
Power windows with driver's side one-touch auto up/down (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror (S)
Dual power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Heated outside mirrors with integrated turn signals (S)
Aerodynamic LED low beam headlights (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Center high-mounted stop light (S)
Fog lights (S)
LED Daytime Running Lights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leather-appointed seating (S)
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