Comparison between:
- 2019 BMW i3s 42 kWh
- 2022 Volkswagen ID.3 Pure Performance
- 2024 Volvo EX30 Single Motor Extended Range (EL)

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 BMW i3s 42 kWh2022 Volkswagen ID.3 Pure Performance2024 Volvo EX30 Single Motor Extended Range (EL)
Series-ID.-
2019 BMW i3s 42 kWh2022 Volkswagen ID.3 Pure Performance2024 Volvo EX30 Single Motor Extended Range (EL)
Trim42 kWhPure PerformanceSingle Motor Extended Range (EL)
Model year201920222024
MarketNorth America, EuropeEuropeEurope
PriceUSD 47,650 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 37,840 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 45,950 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,600 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 43,550 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 43,650 (ES, Jul 2019)
GBP 29,580 (UK, Sep 2021)
EUR 34,590 (DE, Sep 2021)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackSport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsCarbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsJucaro Beige Metallic
Capparis White
Fluid Black
Imperial Blue Metallic
Melbourne Red Metallic
Mineral Grey Metallic
Glacier White
Silver Metallic
Manganese Grey Metallic
Penny Copper Metallic
Makena Turquoise Metallic
Stonewashed Blue Metallic
Scale Silver Metallic
Moonstone Grey
Cloud Blue
Moss Yellow
Onyx Black
Crystal White
Vapor Gray
Interior colorsBlack
Dark Grey
Light Grey
Brown
Platinum Grey-Dusty Grey
Platinum Grey-Soul Black
Breeze
Indigo
Mist
Pine
Number of doors555
Number of seats455
Length157.7 in
4006 mm
167.8 in
4261 mm
166.7 in
4233 mm
Width70.5 in
1791 mm
71.2 in
1809 mm
76.4 in
1940 mm
Width with mirrors--80.0 in
2032 mm
Width with folded mirrors--72.3 in
1837 mm
Height62.6 in
1590 mm
61.7 in
1568 mm
61.0 in
1549 mm
Wheelbase101.2 in
2570 mm
109.1 in
2770 mm
104.3 in
2650 mm
Front track62.7 in
1592 mm
60.9 in
1548 mm
62.6 in
1590 mm
Rear track62.1 in
1578 mm
60.0 in
1525 mm
62.8 in
1595 mm
Clearance5.2 in
131 mm
-6.5 in
165 mm
Front headroom39.6 in
1006 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
38.6 in
980 mm
Rear headroom37.2 in
945 mm
-36.8 in
935 mm
Front shoulder room53.6 in
1361 mm
-55.1 in
1400 mm
Rear shoulder room49.2 in
1250 mm
-53.0 in
1346 mm
Front hip room--54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear hip room--46.3 in
1175 mm
Front legroom40.5 in
1028 mm
-41.9 in
1063 mm
Rear legroom31.9 in
810 mm
-32.3 in
821 mm
Trunk volume260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
400.0 l
14.13 ft3
0.40 m3
Maximum trunk volume1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
1267.0 l
44.74 ft3
1.27 m3
904.0 l
31.92 ft3
0.90 m3
Secondary trunk volume--7.0 l
0.25 ft3
0.01 m3
Curb weight2843.96 lb
1290 kg
3906.59 lb
1772 kg
4034.46 lb
1830 kg
Payload970.03 lb
440 kg
1031.76 lb
468 kg
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GVWR3814 lb
1730 kg
4938.35 lb
2240 kg
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Drag coefficient0.3 Cd0.267 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional informationThe height includes roof fin
Curb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1365 kg
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1805 kg
Overhang front / rear - 714 / 722
Axle load distribution (%) front / rear - 47 / 53
Permissible load on the front axle - 1050 kg
Permissible load on the rear axle - 1240 kg
Maximum headroom without panoramic sunroof - 1022 mm
Maximum headroom with panoramic sunroof - 1058 mm
Headroom with panoramic sunroof front / rear - 1018 / 974 mm
Towing capacity - 1400 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerBMWVolkswagen-
Model-APP 310-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousBrushless DCPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRear
Power135 kW
181.0 hp
183.5 ps
110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
Maximum power RPM4800 rpm-5375 - 9248 rpm
Torque270 Nm
27.5 kgm
199.1 ft-lb
310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
343 Nm
35.0 kgm
253.0 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM--116 - 5375 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Comfort
Sport
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
111.8 mph
180.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h6.90 s8.90 s5.30 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph--5.10 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 214.4 mi / 345.0 km
EPA: 152.9 mi / 246.0 km
WLTP: 177.1 mi / 285.0 km
WLTP: 217.5 mi / 350.0 kmEPA: 275.3 mi / 443.0 km
WLTP: 298.3 mi / 480.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 14.6 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 pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.31 m
33.83 ft
10.2 m
33.46 ft
11 m
36.09 ft
Additional information--Turning circle - 10.6 m curb to curb
Turning circle - 11 m wall to wall

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio9.665--

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsDiscsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsDrumsVentilated discs
Additional information--Braking distance 100-0 km/h - 38 m

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims5.5Jx20
6Jx20
7.5Jx18-

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres175/55R20 89T
195/50R20 93T
215/55R18 T-

Battery

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

ManufacturerSamsung SDILG Chem-
Model-LGX E78 (NCM712)NMC
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity42.2 kWh45 kWh69 kWh
Number of cells-192-
Number of modules-8-
Voltage353 V408 V-
Energy density-265 Wh/kg-
Weight-454.15 lb
206 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAC refrigerant-based cooling systemWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Additional informationThe net battery capacity is 37.9 kWh
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Optional battery heating system
Estimated gross capacity - 48 kWhUsable capacity - 64 kWh

Charging type

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

Charging typeHousehold charging, 2.8 kW
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 3.7 kW
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7.4 kW
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 50 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 100 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 153 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, 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, 0:32
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 3:00
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 4:28
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 8:56
Household charging, 11:47
DC charging 100 kW, 0:32
DC charging 50 kW, 0:43-0:54
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 6:15
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Additional features

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

Additional featuresRear cupholders (S)
Adaptive Cruise/Speed Control (O)
Brake Assist System (S)
Camera-based cruise control with Stop&Go function (O)
City brake function (O)
Collision Warning System (O)
Cornering Brake Control (S)
Electronic Brake Distribution (S)
Electronic hand brake (S)
Engine Start Button (S)
Front and side airbags (S)
Front radar (O)
Full-length side curtain airbags (S)
Hill holder (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Low Tire Pressure Indicator (S)
Parking distance sensors (O)
Parking Distance Sensors, Rear Radar (S)
Passenger Assist Handles (S)
Pedestrian and collision warning (O)
Proactive driving assistant (O)
Rear camera and radar (O)
Service Interval Indicator (S)
Speed limit info (O)
Standard Cruise/Speed Control (S)
Theft Deterrent System (S)
Traffic jam assistant (O)
10.3-inch multi-funciton touchscreen (O)
12V power outlet (S)
200GB internal HD (O)
6.5-inch touchscreen (S)
AM/FM Radio, Digital Radio (S)
Bluetooth (S)
BMW Apps (O)
BMW iDrive (O)
BMW Online with MyInfo (O)
Coming Home Device (S)
Garage Door Opener (S)
Internal HD (S)
Keyless entry (S)
MP3 Player (O)
Navigation (S)
Remote Audio Controls (S)
Satellite radio (S)
4 x sepakers, standard audio system (S)
Smart Card/Key (S)
12 x speakers, 360 watt, Harmon/Kardon Premium Sound (O)
Text To Speech / Speech To Text (O)
Climate control (S)
Remote control (S)
Ventilation System (S)
Head Restraints (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Isofix Preparation (S)
Leather-trimmed, tilt telescoping (S)
Door Entry Light (S)
Heated washer (S)
Moonroof (O)
Power Locks (S)
Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key) (S)
Tinted glass windows (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (S)
Automatic rear-view mirror (S)
Foldable side mirrors (S)
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror (S)
Memory adjustment (S)
Toned heated driver and passenger power side mirrors with turn signals (S)
Headlight Control, Dusk Sensor (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Alloy Look On Instrument Panel And Shift Knob (S)
Cargo Area Cover (S)
Cloth (S)
Cloth/Synthetic Leather (S)
Dark Oak wood trim (O)
Eucalyptus wood trim (O)
Leather (S)
Leather and cloth (S)
Titanium Look On Instrument Panel (S)
Wood/Woodgrain On Instrument Panel (S)
Airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Automatic Braking System (ABS) (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)
First aid kit, warning triangle and safety vest (S)
Front head and side airbags with center airbag (S)
ISOFIX on outer rear seats and front passenger seat (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Park Distance Control, rear radar (S)
Speed ‚Äč‚Äčlimiter (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)
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)
Intelligent Natural Voice control (S)
Keyless start system without safe securing (S)
4 x speaker audio system (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports (S)
Air Care Climatronic air conditioning system (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Armrests for front seats (S)
Center console with 2 cup holders in front (S)
Front seats with mechanical backrest angle adjustment and mechanical length adjustment (S)
Multifunction steering wheel with touch controls (S)
Electronic windows lifters with pulse switching (S)
Fixed rear window with wipers with interval switching (S)
Green thermal insulation glazing, sides and rear (S)
Heated and electrically adjustable exterior mirrors (S)
Intermittent wiper control (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)
10-color ambient lighting (S)
LED headlights with automatic lighting control (S)
LED taillights (S)
Fragment fabric (S)
Acoustic Vehicle Alerting System (AVAS) (S)
Airbag for the passenger side (front) can be switched off (S)
Airbags for driver and front passenger with two-stage deployment system (S)
Anti-Block-System (ABS) (S)
Automatic locking of the doors (can be deactivated) (S)
Central locking with two radio remote controls (S)
Child safety lock for the rear doors (electric) (S)
Connected Safety (S)
Cruise control (S)
Driver's side knee aribag (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Emergency brake lights (S)
Head/shoulder airbags (Inflatable Curtains) for all occupants (S)
ISOFIX mounts for the front passenger seat and rear outer seats (S)
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) - Active Lane Keeping Assist (S)
New-gen Park Pilot Assist (S)
New-gen Pilot Assist (S)
Oncoming Lane Mitigation (S)
Reversing camera with guidelines (S)
Safety belts with pre-tensioners and load limiters (S)
Side airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Speed limiter (variable) (S)
Speed-sensitive power steering (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Volvo On Call: automatic emergency call function (S)
Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) (S)
12.3-inch driver display (S)
9-inch centre touchscreen (S)
Bluetooth hands-free system with audio streaming (S)
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB+) (S)
Digital key car access (dependent on phone compatibility) (S)
Digital Services (Google Maps, Assistant, Play Store), including 4-year subscription (S)
Front and rear USB C ports for phone charging (S)
Harman Jardon Premium Sound with 1040W amplifier and 9 speakers (O)
Home audio-inspired soundbar (S)
Phone storage at the front with wireless charging (S)
Volvo Cars app (S)
Automatic climate control with 2-zone temperature control (S)
Pre-ventilation and reheating of the interior when the engine is switched off (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated sports steering wheel (S)
Electric windows front and rear with auto-down and auto-up function (S)
Auto-dimming and power retractable side mirrors (S)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Five interior ambient light themes (S)
LED headlights "Thor's Hammer" (S)
Carpets from 100% recycled PET bottles (S)
Ground plastic waste from discarded plastic window frames and roller shutters (Breeze) (O)
Knitted textile in 100% recycled polyester (Breeze) (O)
Nordico bio-attributed material (Breeze, Indigo, and Pine) (O)
Tailored wool blend (Mist) (O)
Upcycled denim fibres from the jeans recycling process (Indigo) (O)
Woven flax from the linseed plant (Mist and Pine) (O)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationThe i3s arrives with sports suspension (tighter springs and dampers along with a stabiliser on the front axle) and sports steering with a correspondingly adapted steering torque characteristic.Trim levels and packages name vary from market to market and reflect on the final price. Please consult with your local dealer for an exact list of features of the trim level you're interested in.Some features can be found in different trim levels depending on the market. Make sure you check for exact details with your dealer.
 2019 BMW i3s 42 kWh2022 Volkswagen ID.3 Pure Performance2024 Volvo EX30 Single Motor Extended Range (EL)