Comparison between:
- 2022 KIA EV6 First Edition, Long Range AWD
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2022 KIA EV6 First Edition, Long Range AWD2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
2022 KIA EV6 First Edition, Long Range AWD2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
Model aliasEV6 1st EditionModel 3 SR Plus
Model 3 SR+
TrimFirst Edition, Long Range AWDStandard Range Plus RWD
Model year20222021
MarketNorth America, Europe, South KoreaEurope, China, Australia
PriceUSD 58,500 (USA, Jun 2021)USD 37,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 42,900 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 249,900 (CN, Nov 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sedan
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsSteel Gray Matte
Urban Yellow
Glacier
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Black and Green
Black
Black and White
Number of doors-4
Number of seats-5
Length184.3 in
4680 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width-72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors74.0 in
1880 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
Height61.0 in
1550 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase114.2 in
2900 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track64.1 in
1628 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track64.4 in
1637 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance-5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom-40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom-37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room-56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room-54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room-53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room-52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom-42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom-35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Trunk volume480.0 l
16.95 ft3
0.48 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1300.0 l
45.91 ft3
1.30 m3
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Secondary trunk volume20.0 l
0.71 ft3
0.02 m3
84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight4530.5 lb
2055 kg
3551.65 lb
1611 kg
Payload-989.88 lb
449 kg
GVWR5577.7 lb
2530 kg
4541.52 lb
2060 kg
Drag coefficient-0.23 Cd
Additional informationTowing capacity up to 907 kg-

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla
Model-L13
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Voltage-370 V
Power165 kW
221.3 hp
224.3 ps
211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Maximum power RPM4500 - 7700 rpm-
Torque350 Nm
35.7 kgm
258.1 ft-lb
375 Nm
38.2 kgm
276.6 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM4500 - 7700 rpm-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional information-A permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive

Second electric motor

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

Motor typePermanent magnet synchronous-
LocationFront-
Power74 kW
99.2 hp
100.6 ps
-
Torque255 Nm
26.0 kgm
188.1 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYes-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed116.2 mph
187.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.20 s5.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-5.30 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 274.0 mi / 441.0 km
WLTP: 218.1 mi / 351.0 km
WLTP: 250.4 mi / 403.0 km
WLTP: 277.1 mi / 446.0 km
NEDC: 290.8 mi / 468.0 km
WLTP: 267.2 mi / 430.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 32 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 94 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 105 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 116 MPGe
WLTP, CTY: 19.61 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 21.74 kWh/100 km
WLTP, HWY: 25 kWh/100 km
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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 circle-11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.05

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-9

Suspension

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

Front suspensionMacPherson strut
Independent
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional information-Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/45R20 105H235/40R19
235/45R18

Battery

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

ManufacturerSK InnovationTesla and Panasonic
ModelNCM811NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity77.4 kWh54 kWh
Number of cells3842976
Number of modules-4
Voltage697 V360 V
Energy density-144 Wh/kg
Weight1051.83 lb
477.1 kg
833.35 lb
378 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pump
Water-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationCapacity - 111.2 Ah
Vehicle-to-load (V2L) - 3.6 kW
Indoor V2L outlet
outdoor V2L connectors
The battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity - at least 50 kWh.
The 53.6 kWh total battery capacity is estimated.
2976 cells with 31 cells per brick.
A total of 4 modules - 2 with 23 bricks and 2 with 25 bricks.

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 7 kW
AC charging, 10.5 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 350 kW
NEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 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, Tesla, 11.5 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC charging 350 kW, 0:11-0:18
AC charging 10.5 kW, 6:38-7:20
AC charging 7 kW, 9:57
Supercharger, 0:30
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:23-11:17
Wall Connector, 5:39
NEMA 14-50, 6:46
NEMA 5-15, 45:08

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBlind-Spot Collision Avoidance Assist (S)
Blind-Spot View Monitor Camera Feed (S)
Electronic child lock (S)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist w/ Evasive Steering Technology (S)
Front and Rear Parking Distance Warning (S)
Front and Rear Parking Sensors (S)
Highway Driving Assist (S)
Lane Following Assist (S)
Lane Keeping Assist (S)
Navigation-Based Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go (S)
Parking Collision Avoidance Assist-Reverse (S)
Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Alert and Avoidance (S)
Rear Parking Collision Avoidance Technology (S)
Remote Smart Parking Assist (S)
Safe Exit Assist (S)
Surround-view monitor with 360 degree Viewing (S)
AR head-up display (S)
Dual 12.3" Curved Digital Cluster & Center Display w/ Navigation (S)
14 x speakers with Meridian Premium Sound System (S)
Wi-Fi Hotspot (S)
Heated and ventilated front seats (S)
Heated rear seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Auto-Opening Flush Outside Door Handle (S)
First Edition illuminated door sills (S)
Power Opening Glass Moonroof (S)
Rear privacy glass (S)
Smart Power Liftgate (S)
LED daytime runinng lamps (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED high and low beam lamps (S)
LED turn signal lamps (S)
First Edition interior badge (S)
Vegan leather (S)
Air-filter (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
12V power outlet (S)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rear seats head airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
15.4 LCD touchscreen (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Standard maps and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Upgraded audio-immersive sound (S)
Voice recognition system (S)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
Remote control air-conditioning (S)
Secondary ventilation controls (S)
Ventilation system (S)
12-way power adjustable heated front seats (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Height adjustable front seatbelts (S)
Manually adjusted steering wheel (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Keyless NFC keycard (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power cargo access remote release (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seat material and trim (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationElectric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP)-
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