Comparison between:
- 2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro Performance Max
- 2020 KIA e-Niro 4

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro Performance Max2020 KIA e-Niro 4
SeriesID.-
2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro Performance Max2020 KIA e-Niro 4
Model aliasID.3 MaxNiro EV
eNiro
Niro Electric
TrimPro Performance Max4
Model year20212020
MarketEuropeNorth America, Europe, South Korea
PriceEUR 471,050 (DE, Feb 2021)
GBP 41,220 (UK, Feb 2021)
GBP 37,995 (UK, Dec 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackCrossover
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Advanced High Strength Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsGlacier White
Silver Metallic
Manganese Grey Metallic
Penny Copper Metallic
Makena Turquoise Metallic
Stonewashed Blue Metallic
Scale Silver Metallic
Moonstone Grey
Graphite
White Pearl
Midnight Black
Pluto Brown
Gravity Blue
Aluminium Silver Metallic
Silky Silver Metallic
Dark Gray Metallic
Runway Red Metallic
Snow White
Interior colorsPlatinum Grey-Dusty GreyBlack
Grey
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length167.8 in
4261 mm
172.2 in
4375 mm
Width71.2 in
1809 mm
71.1 in
1805 mm
Height61.7 in
1568 mm
61.4 in
1560 mm
Wheelbase109.1 in
2770 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track60.9 in
1548 mm
62.0 in
1576 mm
Rear track60.0 in
1525 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance-6.1 in
155 mm
Front headroom40.3 in
1024 mm
40.1 in
1018 mm
Rear headroom-37.7 in
957 mm
Front shoulder room-56.0 in
1423 mm
Rear shoulder room-55.1 in
1400 mm
Front hip room-53.7 in
1364 mm
Rear hip room-48.3 in
1227 mm
Front legroom-41.7 in
1059 mm
Rear legroom-36.0 in
914 mm
Trunk volume385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
451.0 l
15.93 ft3
0.45 m3
Maximum trunk volume1267.0 l
44.74 ft3
1.27 m3
1405.0 l
49.62 ft3
1.41 m3
Curb weight3979.34 lb
1805 kg
3994.78 lb
1812 kg
Payload1025.15 lb
465 kg
921.53 lb
418 kg
GVWR5004.49 lb
2270 kg
4916.31 lb
2230 kg
Drag coefficient0.267 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional informationPermissible load on the front axle - 1060 kg
Permissible load on the rear axle - 1260 kg
Height with roof rails - 1570 mm

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerVolkswagen-
ModelAPP 310-
Electric motor typeBrushless DCPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearFront
Voltage-356 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
Maximum power RPM-3800 - 8000 rpm
Torque310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Additional information-Four levels of regenerative baking - from 0 to 3.

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.30 s7.80 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-7.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 258.5 mi / 416.0 km
WLTP: 351.1 mi / 565.0 km
EPA: 239.0 mi / 384.6 km
WLTP: 282.0 mi / 453.8 km
WLTP: 382.0 mi / 614.8 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 14.5 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 15.8 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 123 MPGe
WLTP, CTY: 11.8 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 14.9 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+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 circle10.2 m
33.46 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.57

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio-8.206

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
MacPherson strut
Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Rear suspensionIndependent
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Independent
Multi-link

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesDiscsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDrumsDiscs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7.5Jx187Jx17 ET50

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R18 T215/55R17 94W

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemSK Innovation
ModelLGX E78 (NCM712)-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity58 kWh64 kWh
Number of cells-294
Number of modules93
Voltage408 V356 V
Energy density265 Wh/kg141.3 Wh/kg
Weight-1007.51 lb
457 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Additional informationEstimated gross capacity - 62 kWhCapacity - 180 Ah
Battery heating system with heat pump

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 100 kW
3-pin AC charging, 2.3 kW
AC charging, 7.2 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 100 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, 7.2 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC charging 100 kW, 0:28-0:30
Wallbox 11 kW, 5:17
DC charging 100 kW, 0:31-0:39
DC charging 50 kW, 1:02-1:17
AC charging, 8:54
3-pin AC charging, 27:50

Additional features

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

Additional featuresRemovable luggage compartment floor
Removable luggage compartment floor (S)
Stainless steel pedals with play/pause design (S)
Adaptive chassis control DCC including driving profile selection (S)
Airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Automatic Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Distance Control with Stop & Go (S)
Crash warning system (S)
Driver drowsiness detection (S)
ECall emergency call system (S)
Electronic brake force distribution (S)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
Emergency Brake Assist with pedestrian and cyclist detection (S)
Emergency Lane Change Assist (S)
First aid kit, warning triangle and safety vest (S)
Front Assist with proactive occupant protection (S)
Front head and side airbags with center airbag (S)
Front seats with lumbar support and massage function (S)
ISOFIX on outer rear seats and front passenger seat (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Park Distance Control, rear radar (S)
Progressive steering (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Side Assist (S)
Speed ‚Äč‚Äčlimiter (S)
Theft alarm with interior monitoring, back-up horn and tow-away protection (S)
Three-point automatic seat belts at the front with belt tensioners (S)
Tire control display (S)
Tool kit and tire mobility set: 12 volt compressor and tire sealant (S)
Traffic signs recognition (S)
Travel Assist (S)
10-inch multi-touch display (S)
5.3-inch insturment cluster (S)
App-Connect including App-Connect Wireless for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
Bluetooth for mobiles and music streaming (S)
DAB+ digital radio (S)
Dicover Pro navigation system (S)
Inductive smartphone charging (S)
Intelligent Natural Voice control (S)
Keyless locking and starting system with safe fuse (S)
4 x speaker audio system (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports at the front (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports at the rear (S)
Air Care Climatronic air conditioning system with 2- Zone Temperature Control (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Armrests for front seats (S)
Centre console with illuminated storage compartment with roller blind, 2 cup holders (S)
Electronically adjustable ergoActive-front seats with memory function (S)
Front seats with mechanical backrest angle adjustment and mechanical length adjustment (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Thigh support (S)
Multifunction steering wheel in leather, heated, with touch controls (S)
Electronic windows lifters with pulse switching (S)
Fixed rear window with wipers with interval switching (S)
Front windscreen washer nozzles automatically heated (S)
Green thermal insulation glazing, sides and rear (S)
Heated and electrically adjustable exterior mirrors (S)
Intermittent wiper control (S)
Panoramic sunroof (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Tinted rear side windows and boot window (S)
Windshield wipe-wash system (S)
Aspherical exterior mirror on driver's side, convex on passenger's side (S)
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors (S)
Lighted mirrors on sun visors (S)
Passenger side mirror lowering (S)
Rearview mirror auto dimming (S)
30-color ambient lighting (S)
Ambient lighting with logo projection (S)
Dynamic high beam control "Dynamic Light Assist" (S)
Illuminated door handles (S)
Illuminated strip between headlights (S)
LED matrix front lights with DRLs and fog lights (S)
LED taillights with dynamic flashing light (S)
Welcome function (S)
Door and side panels in synthetic leather (S)
Fragment fabric (S)
Seat paneals of the front and rear seats in ArtVelours micro fleece (O)
Seat panels in Flow fabric (S)
Black side sill and wheel arch body mouldings (S)
Centre console storage box (S)
Chrome beltline mouldings (S)
High-gloss black centre fascia trim (S)
High-gloss black door insert trim (S)
High-gloss black lower console trim (S)
Luggage area load cover and net hooks (S)
Matt black radiator grille (S)
Rear spoiler (S)
Roof rails (S)
Adaptive smart cruise control with Stop & Go (S)
Alarm System and Engine Immobiliser (S)
All-round height adjustable headrests (S)
All-round three-point seatbelts (S)
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Charging indicator on dashboard (S)
Door Deadlocks (S)
Driver knee airbag (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Elelctronic parking brake with Autohold (S)
Emergency Stop Signalling (ESS) (S)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) (S)
Front and rear centre armrests (S)
Front parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag cut-off switch (S)
Front seatbelts with height adjusters (S)
Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Impact-sensing auto door unlocking (S)
Interior Door Lock/Unlock Function (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Lane Follow Assist (LFA) (S)
Lane Keep Assist System (LKAS) (S)
Locking Wheel Nuts (S)
Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Reversing camera system integrated into the screen (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Speed Sensing Auto Door Locking (Dealer-Activated Feature) (S)
Start/Stop button with Smart Entry System (S)
Twin curtain airbags with roll-over sensor (S)
Twin front airbags (S)
Twin side front airbags (S)
Tyre Mobility Kit (S)
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
10.25-inch infotainment touchscreen with navigation (S)
7-inch colour display for instrument cluster (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with Voice Control (S)
Bluetooth (S)
DAB radio with MP3 compatibility (S)
Fast charging USB port in centre console (S)
Front USB port (S)
Kia Connected Services Featuring TomTom (S)
Shark fin antenna (S)
8 x speaker JBL Premium Sound System with subwoofer, external amp and front centre speaker (S)
Telematics System with UVO Connect Services (S)
Trip comupter and digital clock (S)
Wireless mobile phone charger (S)
Rear ventilation duct (S)
Single automatic air-conditioning (S)
60:40 split-folding second row seats (S)
8-way power-adjustable driver's seat (S)
Driver's seat with power lumbar support (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Manual height adjustment of passenger's seat (S)
High-gloss black steering wheel trim (S)
Leather-trimmed and heated steering wheel (S)
Regenerative braking level with paddle shifters on the steering wheel (S)
Shift by wire (S)
Steering wheel-mounted controls (S)
Tilt and telescoping steering wheel adjustment (S)
Aluminium door scuff plates (S)
Chrome-coated exterior door handles (S)
Leather-trimmed door armrests (S)
Power windows front (S)
Privacy glass on rear windows and tailgate (S)
Rain-sensing front wipers (S)
Satin finish interior door handles (S)
Solar glass (S)
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror (S)
Body-coloured, high-gloss side mirrors (S)
Driver's wide view door mirror (S)
Electrically folding, adjustable and heated side mirrors with LED turn signals (S)
Sunvisors with vanity mirror illumination (front seats) (S)
Ambient lighting (S)
Automatic headlight control (S)
Bulb-type overhead console lamp with sunglasses case (S)
Centre room lamp (S)
Front bulb fog lights (S)
LED DRLs (S)
LED headlights with bi-function projection (S)
LED rear combination lights (S)
Luggagae area light (S)
Manual headlight levelling device (S)
Welcome and Follow-me-home light functionality (S)
Black leather with partial faux leather elements (S)
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