Comparison between:
- 2021 Mercedes-Benz EQA 350 4MATIC
- 2023 BMW iX xDrive40

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Mercedes-Benz EQA 350 4MATIC2023 BMW iX xDrive40
SeriesEQA-
2021 Mercedes-Benz EQA 350 4MATIC2023 BMW iX xDrive40
Model alias-iX xDrive 40
Trim350 4MATICxDrive40
Model year20212023
MarketGlobalEurope
Price-EUR 77,300 (Germany, Nov 2022)

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)
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Carbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP)
Aluminium
Exterior colorsNight Black
Patagonia Red
Mountain Gray
Digital White
Cosmos Black
Denim Blue
Iridium Silver
Mountain Gray Magno
Rose Gold
Polar White
Individual Storm Bay
Mineral White
Aventurine Red
Alpine White
Sapphire Black
Sophisto Gray with Brilliant Effect
Phytonic Blue
Blue Ridge Mountain
Interior colorsBlack
Rose Gold / Titanium Gray
Macchiato Beige / Black
Cyber Cut Blue
Black
Loft Stonegrey
Mokka
Amido
Castanea
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length175.7 in
4463 mm
195.0 in
4953 mm
Width-77.4 in
1967 mm
Width with mirrors79.5 in
2020 mm
87.8 in
2230 mm
Width with folded mirrors72.2 in
1834 mm
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Height63.9 in
1624 mm
66.7 in
1695 mm
Wheelbase107.4 in
2729 mm
118.1 in
3000 mm
Front track62.4 in
1585 mm
66.1 in
1679 mm
Rear track62.4 in
1584 mm
67.3 in
1709 mm
Clearance7.9 in
200 mm
8.0 in
202 mm
Front headroom40.8 in
1037 mm
41.7 in
1058 mm
Rear headroom37.6 in
955 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
Front shoulder room57.3 in
1456 mm
61.7 in
1567 mm
Rear shoulder room57.2 in
1454 mm
60.1 in
1527 mm
Front hip room55.9 in
1419 mm
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Rear hip room54.8 in
1393 mm
-
Front legroom26.2 in
666 mm
-
Rear legroom27.3 in
693 mm
-
Trunk volume340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
Maximum trunk volume1320.0 l
46.62 ft3
1.32 m3
1750.0 l
61.80 ft3
1.75 m3
Curb weight4640.73 lb
2105 kg
5379.28 lb
2440 kg
Payload947.99 lb
430 kg
1421.98 lb
645 kg
GVWR5588.72 lb
2535 kg
6635.91 lb
3010 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.25 Cd
Additional informationFront overhang - 913 mm
Rear overhang - 821 mm
Towing capacity unbraked - 750 kg
Towing capacity braked - 1800 kg
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 typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional informationTotal system power output - 215 kW
Total system torque - 520 Nm
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 synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationRearFront
Regenerative brakingYesYes

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h6.00 s6.10 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 306.3 mi / 493.0 km
WLTP: 270.9 mi / 436.0 km
WLTP: 244.8 mi / 394.0 km
WLTP: 262.2 mi / 422.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 15.8 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 17.5 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 19.5 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 21.1 kWh/100 km

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 circle11.4 m
37.40 ft
12.8 m
41.99 ft
Additional information-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 gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio-8.774

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Additional informationLowered Comfort Chassis
Optional Adjustable Dampers
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Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsVentilated discs
Additional information-Front - 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.

Rims7.5Jx18H ET2
7.5Jx19
8.5Jx20
8.5Jx20
9Jx21
9.5Jx22

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres235/55R18 W
235/50R19
235/45R20
235/60R20
255/50R21
275/40R22

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG Chem and Deutsche ACCUMOTIVECATL
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity66.5 kWh76.6 kWh
Number of cells200-
Number of modules5-
Voltage420 V330.3 V
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Water-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Additional informationNominal capacity - 187.5 AhNet battery capacity - 71 kWh

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 100 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 port-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 fast charging, 0:30
Wallbox, 5:45
DC 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 featuresAluminum roof rails (S)
AMG Line Exterior (O)
Center console storage compartment with cover (S)
Double cup holder (S)
Driver reflective vests (S)
EASY-PACK-load securing kit (S)
Electric Art Exterior (O)
Glove compartment with lighting (S)
Lapse of RoofRails (S)
Progressive Exterior (S)
Towbar with ESP Stabilization Function (O)
360° Camera (O)
Acoustic vehicle indicator (S)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Active distance assistant DISTRONIC with control assistant (O)
Active Lane Keeping Assist (S)
Active Parking Assist with PARKTRONIC (O)
Adaptive brake lights flash during emergency braking (S)
Adaptive braking with Hold function (S)
Airbags for driver and passenger (S)
Anti-lock brakes ABS (S)
Anti-spin (ASR) (S)
Automatic ignition of headlamps (S)
Automatic Speed Adaptation (O)
Blind spot assistant (O)
Central locking with internal switch, automatic locking (S)
Collision sensor with automatic unlocking (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Distronic Plus with Steering Assistant (O)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic key with chrome details (S)
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) (S)
Hands-free access (O)
ISOFIX child seat mounts in the outer rear seats (S)
Knee airbag for driver (S)
Pedestrian protection (Active hood) (S)
Rear view camera (S)
Side airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Sideairbags rear (O)
Speed-dependent power steering (S)
Tire pressure monitor (S)
Traffic Sign Assist (O)
URBAN GUARD Alarm Pack Plus (O)
10.25" Media Displays (O)
12V socket in the luggage compartment (S)
4G Communication module (S)
Advanced Soundsystem (O)
DAB + digital radio (S)
Dashboard with multifunction display (S)
EQ Remote and Navigation Services (S)
Fully Digital Instruments (O)
Head-up Display (O)
Indicator lever with one-touch function (S)
KEYLESS-GO (S)
Live Traffic Information (S)
MBUX Augmented Reality (O)
MBUX incl. Touchpad (S)
MBUX Interior Assistant (O)
Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call System (S)
Mercedes-Benz Navigation (S)
Outside temperature meter (S)
Remote and Charging Services Premium (S)
Reversing camera (S)
Smartphone Integration Package (S)
Trip computer (S)
2 x USB sockets in the back seat (S)
THERMATIC air-conditioning (S)
THERMOTRONIC Automatic Climate (O)
3-point seat belts including manually height-adjustable belts (S)
4-Way Lumber Support front seats (S)
40/20/40 split rear seats (S)
Air-conditioned front seats (O)
Electric Memory Seat driver (O)
Electric Memory Seat front passenger (O)
Front Multi-contour seats with massage function (O)
Heated front seats (S)
Height-adjustable headrests (S)
Seat comfort package with extendable seat cushion (S)
DIRECT-SELECT Shift Levers on the steering wheel (O)
Gear shift levers on the steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel with black nappa leather (O)
Multifunction sport steering wheel with flat bottom in nappa leather (O)
Multifunction steering wheel in leather (S)
Nappa Leather Sports Steering Wheel / DINAMICA Microfiber (O)
Dark-toned glass rear (O)
Electric tailgate (S)
Heated rear window with timer (S)
Heated window washer system (S)
Light and visibility package (S)
Night Package (O)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
Rain sensor (S)
Sunshades with illuminated mirrors (S)
Electrically retractable side mirrors (O)
Electronically adjustable side mirrors (S)
Exterior mirror on driver's side and interior mirror aut. blendless (O)
3rd brake light with LED technology (S)
Adaptive High Beam Assistant (S)
Ambient lighting (S)
Exterior lighting with logo projection (O)
LED High Performance headlights (S)
LED taillights with LED light band (S)
Artificial leather ARTICO / Fabric Fléron (S)
Leather (O)
Roof Cover - Black Fabric (S)
Velour floor mats (S)
Sports Package (O)
Trailer hitch (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)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Driving Assistant (S)
Driving Assistant Professional (O)
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)
Knee airbag (S)
Parking Assistant including Active Park Distance Control and reversing camera (S)
Parking Assistant Plus (O)
Performance control (S)
Rearview camera (O)
Steering and Lane Control Assistant (O)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
30 x -speaker Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System (O)
18 x -speaker Harman Kardon Surround Sound System (O)
12.3-inch information display (S)
14.9-inch control display (S)
BMW IconicSound Electric (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Plus (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Professional (O)
BMW Natural Interaction (S)
BMW Operating System 8.5 with navigation (S)
Hi-Fi Loudspeaker System Professional (O)
Automatic air conditioning with 2.5-zone control including rear vents (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (O)
Multi-function front seats with memory and massage (O)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Climate glazing of windscreen (O)
Panorama Glass Roof Sky Lounge (O)
Power-adjustable glass sunroof (O)
Rain sensor (S)
Solar glazing on side and rear windows (O)
Ambient Lights (S)
Automatic headlights (S)
BMW LaserLight (O)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Microfiber and wool / Sensatec (S)
Vernasca Leather (O)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-Some of the features may differ from market to market in terms of being standard or optional.
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