Comparison between:
- 2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor
- 2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 40 S Line
- 2022 BMW iX xDrive40

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 40 S Line2022 BMW iX xDrive40
2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 40 S Line2022 BMW iX xDrive40
Model alias-Q4 Sportback 40 e-troniX xDrive 40
TrimLong Range Dual MotorS Line-
Model year202320222022
MarketNorth America, Europe, ChinaGlobalNorth America, Europe, China
Price--EUR 77,300 (DE, Jun 2021)
GBP 69,905 (UK, Jun 2021)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsSteel
Auminium
SteelCarbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP)
Aluminium
Exterior colorsThunder
Space
Midnight
Jupiter
Snow
Magnesium
Peggle Gray
Floret Silver
Geyser Blue
Glacier White
Mythos Black
Navarra Blue
Typhoon Gray
Aurora Violet
Alpine White
Sapphire Black Metallic
Sophistogrey Metallic with Brilliant Effect
Phytonic Blue
Blue Ridge Mountain
Interior colorsZinc Nappa leather
Jupiter Nappa leather
Black animal welfare wool
Black bio-attributed MicroTech
BlackLoft Stonegrey
Atelier Mokka
Atelier Black
Suite Amido
Suite Castanea
Number of doors555
Number of seats555
Length192.9 in
4900 mm
180.6 in
4588 mm
195.0 in
4953 mm
Width--77.4 in
1967 mm
Width with mirrors83.5 in
2120 mm
83.0 in
2108 mm
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Width with folded mirrors-73.4 in
1865 mm
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Height63.5 in
1614 mm
63.5 in
1614 mm
66.7 in
1695 mm
Wheelbase117.5 in
2985 mm
108.8 in
2764 mm
118.1 in
3000 mm
Front track-62.5 in
1587 mm
66.1 in
1679 mm
Rear track-61.6 in
1565 mm
67.3 in
1709 mm
Clearance--8.0 in
202 mm
Minimum clearance7.9 in
201 mm
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Front headroom-41.8 in
1061 mm
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Rear headroom-37.8 in
960 mm
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Front shoulder room-56.7 in
1440 mm
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Rear shoulder room-55.2 in
1401 mm
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Front hip room-58.7 in
1492 mm
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Rear hip room-57.7 in
1466 mm
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Trunk volume484.0 l
17.09 ft3
0.48 m3
535.0 l
18.89 ft3
0.54 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
Maximum trunk volume1411.0 l
49.83 ft3
1.41 m3
1460.0 l
51.56 ft3
1.46 m3
1750.0 l
61.80 ft3
1.75 m3
Secondary trunk volume32.0 l
1.13 ft3
0.03 m3
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Curb weight5696.74 lb
2584 kg
4508.45 lb
2045 kg
5379.28 lb
2440 kg
GVWR-5787.13 lb
2625 kg
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Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.27 Cd0.25 Cd
Additional informationHeight - 1614 mm (Europe)
Height - 1627 mm (other markets)
Ground clearance - 201 mm (Europe)
Ground clearance - 211 mm (other markets)
Towing capacity - 2200 kg
Roof carrying capacity - 100 kg
Curb weight with driver - 2120 kg
Front axle load limit - 1145 kg
Rear axle load limit - 1395 kg
Trailer load limit braked - 1000 kg
Trailer load limit unbraked - 750 kg
Roof load limit - 75 kg
Overhang front - 854 mm
Overhang rear - 970 mm
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1450 / 1690 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 2500 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 100 kg
Angle of approach / departure = 18.8 / 20.7°
Breakover angle - 17.5°
Fording depth at 7 km/h - 379 mm

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer--BMW
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRear
Power-150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
Torque-310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
400 Nm
40.8 kgm
295.0 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYes-Yes
Additional informationTotal system power - 360 kW
Total system torque - 840 Nm
Total system power with Performance Pack - 380 kW
Total system torque with Performance Pack - 910 kW
-BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
Total system power - 240 kW (326 hp)
Total system torque - 630 Nm
System power-to-weight ratio - 9.9 kg/kW

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

Manufacturer--BMW
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronous-Permanent magnet synchronous
LocationFront-Front
Power--200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
Torque--352 Nm
35.9 kgm
259.6 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYes-Yes

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed130.5 mph
210.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.00 s8.50 s6.10 s
Additional informationAcceleration 0-100 km/h with Performance pack - 4. 7 s--

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 300.0 mi / 482.8 km
WLTP: 379.0 mi / 610.0 km
WLTP: 207.5 mi / 334.0 kmWLTP: 264.1 mi / 425.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-WLTP, CMB: 17.4 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 22.5 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-A+++A+

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 circle11.8 m
38.71 ft
10.2 m
33.46 ft
12.8 m
41.99 ft
Additional information-Progressive steering
Dynamic steering
Optional Integral Active Steering
Steering ratio - 16:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio--8.774
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.--11.115
Additional information-Steering ratio - 15.6-

Suspension

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

Front suspensionDual-chamber air suspension with ZF active dampers
Independent
Double wishbone
Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Independent
Double wishbone
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Rear suspensionDual-chamber air suspension with ZF active dampers
Independent
Multi-link
Independent
Four-link
Coil springs (helical springs
Independent
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Additional information-Sports suspension-

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discs-Ventilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discs-Ventilated discs
Additional informationFront - 400 mm drilled with Brembo 4-piston calipers
Rear -390 mm standard single-piston
Dual-circuit brake system with diagonal splitFront - four-piston fixed calipers
Front brake disk size - 348 x 30 mm
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Rear brake disk size - 330 x 20 mm

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-8Jx19
8Jx20
9Jx20
8.5Jx20

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres-235/55R19 101T
235/43R21 101T
235/50R20 100T
255/50R19 103T
255/45R20 101T
255/40R21 102T
235/60R20 108H

Battery

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

Manufacturer--CATL
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity111 kWh55 kWh76.6 kWh
Number of cells204--
Number of modules17--
Voltage400 V400 V330.3 V
Weight-760.59 lb
345 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Water-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Water-based coolant circulation
Additional informationPrismatic cells in aluminum case with boron steel reinforcement
Bi-directional charging
Net capacity - 51.5 kWhNet battery capacity - 71 kWh

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 250 kW
AC charging, 7.2 kW
DC fast charging, 110 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 150 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, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW
-Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC charging, 0:30
AC charging, 11:00
DC fast charging, 0:32-0:36DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:00

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAutomatic folding towbar (O)
360° and rear-view cameras (S)
Acoustic Vehicle Alert System (S)
Active High Beam Assist (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
9 x airbags (S)
Blind Spot Information System (S)
5 x cameras (S)
Cross Traffic Alert with auto brake (S)
Direct assistance with Connect and SOS buttons (S)
2 x driver monitoring sensors (S)
Forward collision avoidance (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Lane Keeping Aid (S)
Occupant Detection System (S)
Park Assist (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Pilot pack with LiDAR (O)
Post-impact braking (S)
Power child safety locks (S)
5 x radars (S)
Rear light warning sequence (S)
Road sign information (S)
Run-off Road Mitigation (S)
SmartZone (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Tyre repair kit (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
12-volt power outlet (S)
14.5-inch Centre display (S)
9-inch Driver's display (S)
Android AUtomotive OS with Google Assistant (S)
Approach zones (S)
Bowers & Wilkinson premium sound with 25 speakers (O)
Head-up display (O)
Polestar Connect (S)
SirusXM radio (S)
USB-C connectors (2 front, 2 rear) (S)
Wireless charging in front armrest (S)
3-zone electronic climate control (S)
Advanced air cleaning with air particulate sensor and CleanZone (S)
Front seats with memory (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated rear seats (O)
Rear head restraints (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Power operated steering wheel (S)
Clear glass rear windows (O)
Foot-operated tailgate (S)
Heated wiper blades (S)
Heated wiper blades (O)
IR and laminated acoustic windscreen (O)
Panoramic glass sunroof (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Retractable door handles with proximity sensing (S)
Soft-close doors (O)
Tinted Rear Windows (S)
Windshield wipers with integrated nozzles (S)
Auto-dimming side mirrors (O)
Frameless rear-view mirror (S)
Frameless, heated, folding, and electrically adjustable side mirrors (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Interior high level illumination (S)
LED front fog lights with cornering function (S)
LED headlights (S)
Megapixel HD LED headlights (O)
Rear light bar (S)
Animal welfare wool (O)
Bio-attributed MicroTech (S)
Perforated Nappa leather (O)
Aluminium roof rails (S)
Black Styling package (S)
Body-colored mirror housings (S)
Contrast bumpers in Manhattan grey, paint finish (S)
Dynamic package (O)
Dynamic package plus (O)
Function Package (O)
Model name and technology lettering (S)
Omission of model name and output/technology logo (O)
Omission of output/technology logo (O)
Pedals in stainless steel (S)
S line bumpers (S)
S line exterior styling (S)
Safety Package Plus (O)
Smoking Pack (O)
Acoustic vehicle alerting system (AVAS) (S)
Acoustic vehicle warning system (S)
Adaptive cruise assist with emergency assist (O)
Airbag for driver and front passenger with front passenger airbag deactivation (S)
Anti-theft alarm system (S)
Anti-theft wheel bolts (S)
Assist Package plus (O)
Assistance package (O)
Assistance package advanced (O)
Assistance package plus (O)
Audi drive select (S)
Audi pre-sense, front (S)
Camera-based traffic sign recognition (S)
Child seat attachment i-Size on the passenger side and i-Size and Top Tether on the outer rear seats (S)
Comfort key (O)
Comfort key in conjunction with anti-theft package (O)
Convenience key in conjunction with anti-theft package (O)
Convenience key, with Safelock (O)
Cruise control system with adjustable speed limiter (O)
Cruise Control system with speed limiter (S)
Electronic immobiliser (S)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
EU Emergency call system (S)
Evasive Assist and Sideguard Assist (S)
First-aid kit with warning triangle and vests (S)
Front side airbags with head airbag system and front interaction airbag (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
High-beam assist (O)
i-Size child seat mounting on the front passenger side and i-Size and top tether on the outer rear s (S)
Lane departure warning (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Security package plus (O)
Side airbags, front and rear with head airbag system and interaction airbag, front (O)
Swerve assist and turn assist (S)
Tool kit (S)
Audi connect Navigation & Infotainment plus (S)
Audi Smartphone interface (S)
Audi sound system (S)
Audi Virtual Cockpit (S)
Bluetooth interface (S)
Digital radio reception (S)
Front speakers (passive) (S)
MMI Navigation Advanced (O)
MMI Navigation Plus with high resolution 10.1 inch touchscreen color display (S)
Smartphone interface with USB rear (O)
SONOS premium sound system (O)
Climate Control package, with 3-zone deluxe automatic air conditioning (S)
Comfort remote pre-conditioning (S)
4-way lumbar support for front seats (S)
Child seat attachment i-Size on the passenger side and i-Size and Top Tether on the outer rear seats (S)
Comfort front centre armrest, front (S)
Comfort Package Plus (O)
Electrically adjustable driver seat (O)
Foldable rear seats (S)
Front Sport seats with integrated head restraints (S)
Heated seats, front (S)
Manually adjustable front seats (S)
Rear seat back, split folding (O)
Flat top and bottomed twin-spoke leather multifunction Sport steering wheel with shift paddles for r (O)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Twin spoke leather multifunction steering wheel (S)
Acoustic glazing for the side windows (O)
Heat insulating glass (S)
Illuminated door sill trims (O)
Inlay in Dark matt brushed aluminium (S)
Panoramic glass sunroof, 2-sectioned (O)
Power tailgate (S)
Privacy glass (dark-tinted windows) (S)
Windscreen in climate comfort and acoustic glazing, wirelessly heated (O)
Windscreen in thermal insulation glazing (S)
Auto-dimming rear view mirror (S)
Electrically adjustable and heated side mirrors (S)
Folding, auto-dimming side mirrors (S)
'e-tron' projection light in the exterior mirrors (S)
Ambient lighting pack (S)
Ambient lighting pack plus (O)
Headlight washers (O)
LED DRLs with assistant driving lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Matrix LED headlights with progressive lighting technology (O)
Door armrests in leatherette (S)
Front and rear floor mats (S)
Headlining in black cloth (S)
Pulse cloth / Leatherette (S)
Sports Package (O)
Travel + Comfort System accessories (S)
Active Cruise Control with Stop&Go function (O)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Parking Assistant including Active Park Distance Control and reversing camera (S)
Performance control (S)
Steering and Lane Control Assistant (O)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
12.3-inch information display (S)
14.9-inch control display (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Plus (S)
BMW Operating System 8 with navigation (S)
Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control including rear vents (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats (S)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
LED headlights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber and wool / Sensatec (S)
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