Comparison between:
- 2020 KIA Soul EV 39 kWh
- 2019 Nissan Leaf SV

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 KIA Soul EV 39 kWh2019 Nissan Leaf SV
Series-ZE1
2020 KIA Soul EV 39 kWh2019 Nissan Leaf SV
Model aliase-Soul
Soul Electric
Leaf N-Connecta
Trim39 kWhSV
Model year20202019
MarketEuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceEUR 33,990 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 37,300 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 36,675 (ES, Jul 2019)
USD 32,600 (USA, Jul 2019)
CAD 42,298 (CAN, Jul 2019)
GBP 29,295 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 38,940 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 38,500 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 32,400 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 33,600 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,475 (IT, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCrossoverHatchback
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Exterior colorsGravity Grey with Platinum Gold
Cherry Black with Inferno Red
Neptune Blue with Cherry Black
Brilliant Silver Metallic
Gun Metallic
Jade Frost Metallic
Super Black
Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
Pearl White Tricoat
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White-Super Black
Interior colors-Black
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length165.2 in
4195 mm
176.4 in
4481 mm
Width70.9 in
1801 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Height63.0 in
1600 mm
61.4 in
1560 mm
Wheelbase102.4 in
2601 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track61.6 in
1565 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track62.0 in
1575 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Clearance6.1 in
155 mm
5.9 in
150 mm
Front headroom39.9 in
1013 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom38.9 in
988 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room55.5 in
1410 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room54.7 in
1390 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room53.5 in
1359 mm
51.5 in
1308 mm
Rear hip room52.8 in
1341 mm
50.0 in
1270 mm
Front legroom41.1 in
1044 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom36.5 in
927 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 volume-668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
Maximum trunk volume-850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Curb weight3511.96 lb
1593 kg
3467.87 lb
1573 kg
Payload952.4 lb
432 kg
919.33 lb
417 kg
GVWR4464.36 lb
2025 kg
4387.2 lb
1990 kg
Drag coefficient0.35 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional informationOverhand front/rear - 866 mm (34.1 in.) / 729 mm (28.7 in. )
Approach / departure angle - 16.2 / 29.6 (degrees)
Min VDA trunk volume (rear seats up) - 315 l
Max VDA trunk volume (rear seats down) - 1339 l
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Nissan
Model-EM57
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Voltage327 V360 V
Power100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
Maximum power RPM2600 - 8000 rpm3283 - 9795 rpm
Torque395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
320 Nm
32.6 kgm
236.0 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM240 rpm3283 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Normal
B-mode
Additional informationSmart regenerative braking operated via paddle shifters.
Four regen braking levels (0 to 3).
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed96.9 mph
156.0 km/h
89.5 mph
144.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h9.60 s7.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph9.30 s7.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 172.1 mi / 277.0 kmNEDC: 234.9 mi / 378.0 km
EPA: 151.0 mi / 243.0 km
WLTP: 167.8 mi / 270.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 14.5 kWh/100 kmEPA, HWY: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 99 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-A+

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 circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
11 m
36.09 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.5-
Additional informationSteering ratio - 12.8:1-

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 ratio8.2068.1938

Suspension

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

Front suspensionShock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionShock absorbers
Multi-link
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional informationFront brakes diameter - 12 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.8 in
4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx176.5Jx17 ET45

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R17215/50R17 90V

Battery

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

ManufacturerSK InnovationAESC
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity39.2 kWh40 kWh
Number of cells-192
Number of modules-24
Voltage327 V360 V
Energy density250 Wh/kg224 Wh/kg
Weight-668 lb
303 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection (passive)
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-45 °C
113 °F
Additional informationBattery Ah - 120 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Heat Pump HVAC system (inner condenser heating system) is optional
Stacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery

Charging type

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

Charging typeTrickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
Normal AC charging, 7.2 kW
EVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
Fast charging station, 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 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 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 100 kW, 0:24
DC fast charging 50 kW, 0:48
Normal AC charging, 5:34
Trickle charging at home, 27:47
Fast charging station, 0:29-0:36
Portable cable, 6:04-6:40
Wall box, 6:04-6:40
EVSE cable, 17:24-26:00

Additional features

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

Additional features2-­tier rear cargo floor (S)
Body­color bumpers with gloss­black accents (S)
Cargo net (O)
Cargo screen (S)
Charge port nozzle lock (S)
Crossbars (O)
Front center console with cup holders, armrest and storage box (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (inner condenser heating system) (O)
High Voltage Positive Temperature Coefficient (PTC) Heater (S)
Luggage net hook (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Rear center arm rest with cup holder (S)
Roof rack ready (mounting points) (O)
Rotary dial transmission gear shift knob (S)
Unique "Eco Electric" hatch emblem (S)
Unique front grille insert (S)
Anti­lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Autonomous Emergency Brake (AEB) (S)
Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Driver's side knee airbag (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat­mounted side airbags (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) with auto hold (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear 3­point seat belts (S)
Front seat­belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat­belt reminder and buckle sensor (S)
Full­length side curtain airbags (S)
Height­adjustable front seat­belt anchors (S)
Hill­start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Impact sensing auto door unlock (S)
Lane Departure Warning (LDW) (S)
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Parking Distance Warning ­ Reverse (PDW­R) (S)
Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Rear child­safety door locks (S)
Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW) (S)
Rear­view camera with dynamic guidelines (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Smart Cruise Control (SCC) with Stop & Go (S&G) (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (S)
Tire Mobility Kit (TMK) (S)
Tire­Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
1 rear USB port (S)
10.25" touchscreen color audio display unit with integrated rear­ view camera with parking guidance, (S)
12V power outlet (front) (S)
2 front USB ports (1 charging, 1 input) (S)
7" color LCD supervision meter cluster (S)
AM/FM/MP3 audio system (S)
Bluetooth wireless technology with voice recognition (S)
Charge status indicator, 3­level lights on instrument panel (S)
Climate and charging scheduling (S)
Digital clock (S)
Navigation system with EV charging stations (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
Smart Key with Push­button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
8 x speaker surround sound Harman Kardon Premium Audio system with subwoofer and Clari­Fi technology (S)
6 x speakers (S)
Trip computer (S)
UVO link infotainment System with smartphone integration (S)
Wireless phone charging (S)
Air conditioning with auto defog and cluster ionizer (S)
Driver only air condition function (S)
Rear heater ducts (under front seats) (S)
6-­way manual adjustable driver's seat with 2-­way height adjuster (S)
60/40 split­folding rear seats (S)
8­-way power adjustable driver's seat with 2­way power lumbar support and 2­-way power height adjust (S)
Front and rear adjustable headrests (S)
Heated front seats (2-­levels) (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel (S)
Poly­urethane wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering­wheel­mounted audio control buttons (S)
Tilt and telescopic steering column (S)
Aero­blade type windshield wipers (S)
Body­color outside door handles (S)
Door scuff plate
Door waistline and wheel arch molding (S)
Driver's one­touch auto up/down and safety (S)
Front and rear door bottle holder (O)
Front passenger seatback pockets (S)
Front variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Matte silver inside door handles (S)
Passenger's one­touch auto up/down and safety (S)
Power door locks with two­turn entry system (S)
Power front/rear windows (S)
Privacy glass (rear door windows, rear quarter, back­lite) (S)
Satin Chrome inside door handles (S)
Side sill and belt­line molding (S)
Solar control glass (windshield with shade band, front door windows) (S)
Auto Dimming rear­view mirror (S)
Body­color outside mirrors with gloss­black base (S)
Day and night rear­view mirror (S)
Gloss­black outside mirrors with gloss­black base (S)
Outside mirrors with turn signal indicators (S)
Power adjustable heated outside mirrors (S)
Sunvisor vanity mirrors with covers, and sliding (S)
Cargo light (S)
Charge port light (S)
Fog lights (S)
Front overhead console room lamp (S)
Illuminated sunvisor (S)
LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) (S)
LED fog lights (S)
LED headlights with auto light control, leveling and escort function (S)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (O)
LED positioning headlights (S)
LED turn signal lamps (S)
Rear LED combination lights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leatherette upper console (S)
Sofino leather seat trim (S)
Woven and Tricot cloth seat trim (S)
Cargo area cover (O)
e-Pedal (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
AEB with pedestrian detection (O)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) (S)
Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Electric (E-PKB) parking brake (O)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Energy-absorbing front and rear bumpers (S)
Energy-absorbing steering column (S)
Front and rear assist grips (S)
Front and rear crumple zones (S)
Hill start assist (S)
Intelligent Lane Intervention (I-LI) (O)
LATCH (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Parking brake (manual, foot pedal) (S)
Pretensioners and load limiters on front belts (S)
ProPILOT Assist (O)
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) (O)
RearView Monitor (S)
Side door guard beams (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
7-inch color LCD display (S)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (O)
Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) (S)
NissanConnect EV (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 x Speakers (S)
Streaming audio via Bluetooth (S)
Trip computer (S)
USB port (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Rear HVAC ducts (O)
Heater, AC timer (S)
Hybrid heater system - (heat pump) (O)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
8-way power driver's seat (with 2-way lumbar) (O)
Front heated seats (O)
3-spoke (S)
Audio, Bluetooth switches (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Eco-mode switch (S)
Heated (O)
Leather-wrapped (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key (S)
Power door locks w/auto locking system (S)
Power windows (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Auto-dimming inside rearview mirror (O)
Heated outside mirrors (O)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Fog lights (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
High beam assist (HBA) (O)
LED daytime running lights (O)
LED headlights (O)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Bio suede PET material (S)
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