Comparison between:
- 2014 Tesla Model S 60 RWD
- 2014 BMW i3 22 kWh
- 2014 Nissan Leaf SV

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2014 Tesla Model S 60 RWD2014 BMW i3 22 kWh2014 Nissan Leaf SV
Series--ZE0
2014 Tesla Model S 60 RWD2014 BMW i3 22 kWh2014 Nissan Leaf SV
Trim60 RWD22 kWhSV
Model year201420142014
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe-

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsAluminium
high-strength boron steel
Carbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Steel
Exterior colorsSolid Black
Solid White
Steel Grey Metallic
Silver Metallic
Brown Metallic
Blue Metallic
Green Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Ionic Silver Metallic
Capparis White
Laurel Gray Metallic
Andesite Silver Metallic
Solar Orange Metallic
Arravani Gray
Brilliant Silver
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Cayenne Red Glacier White
Pearl White
Blue Ocean
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
Tan
Carum Spice Gray (Mega and Giga World trims)
Cassia (Giga World trim)
Dalberghia Brown (Tera World trim)
Black
Light Grey
Number of doors455
Number of seats545
Length196.0 in
4978 mm
157.4 in
3999 mm
175.0 in
4445 mm
Width77.3 in
1963 mm
69.9 in
1775 mm
69.7 in
1770 mm
Width with mirrors86.2 in
2189 mm
80.2 in
2037 mm
77.4 in
1967 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.3 in
1963 mm
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Height56.5 in
1435 mm
62.1 in
1578 mm
61.0 in
1550 mm
Wheelbase116.5 in
2960 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track65.4 in
1661 mm
61.9 in
1572 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track66.9 in
1699 mm
61.3 in
1557 mm
60.4 in
1534 mm
Clearance5.7 in
144 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
6.3 in
160 mm
Minimum clearance4.7 in
119 mm
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Maximum clearance6.4 in
163 mm
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Front headroom38.8 in
986 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom35.3 in
897 mm
37.2 in
945 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room57.7 in
1466 mm
53.6 in
1361 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room55.0 in
1397 mm
49.2 in
1250 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room55.0 in
1397 mm
-51.5 in
1308 mm
Rear hip room54.7 in
1389 mm
-50.0 in
1270 mm
Front legroom42.7 in
1084 mm
40.5 in
1029 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom35.4 in
899 mm
31.9 in
810 mm
33.3 in
846 mm
Passenger volume--2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
Total volume--3296.0 l
116.40 ft3
3.30 m3
Trunk volume744.7 l
26.30 ft3
0.74 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
680.0 l
24.01 ft3
0.68 m3
Maximum trunk volume1645.2 l
58.10 ft3
1.65 m3
1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Secondary trunk volume150.1 l
5.30 ft3
0.15 m3
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Curb weight4407.04 lb
1999 kg
2634.52 lb
1195 kg
3276.07 lb
1486 kg
Payload1302.93 lb
591 kg
936.96 lb
425 kg
917.12 lb
416 kg
GVWR5709.97 lb
2590 kg
3571.49 lb
1620 kg
4193.19 lb
1902 kg
Drag coefficient0.24 Cd0.29 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional informationOptional rear-facing child seat available (seats up to two children)
The single value ground clearance is valid for dual motor vehicles with Coil Suspension
The ground clearance range is valid for vehicles with Air Suspension
Curb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1270 kg
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1695 kg
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTeslaBMWNissan
Model--EM61
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearFront
Voltage375 V-360 V
Power225 kW
301.7 hp
305.9 ps
125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
80 kW
107.3 hp
108.8 ps
Maximum power RPM5000 rpm4800 rpm-
Torque430 Nm
43.8 kgm
317.2 ft-lb
250 Nm
25.5 kgm
184.4 ft-lb
254 Nm
25.9 kgm
187.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modes-Comfort
Eco Pro
Eco Pro+
Eco
Normal
B-mode
Additional information3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled with variable frequency drive
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed119.9 mph
193.0 km/h
77.7 mph
125.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h6.80 s7.20 s11.30 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph6.50 s6.90 s-
Additional information-Eco Pro+ mode top speed - 90 km/h-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 233.0 mi / 375.0 km
EPA: 208.0 mi / 334.7 km
NEDC: 118.1 mi / 190.0 km
EPA: 80.8 mi / 130.0 km
EPA: 84.0 mi / 135.2 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 35 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CTY: 94 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 95 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 97 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 12.9 kWh/100 km
EPA, CTY: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 27 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 111 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 124 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 137 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 17 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 18.7 kWh/100 km
EPA, HWY: 21.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CTY: 27.3 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 34 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 101 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 114 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 126 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classAA+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 circle11.27 m
36.98 ft
9.86 m
32.35 ft
10.4 m
34.12 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.45--
Additional informationSteering ratio (overall ratio): 13:1--

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)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio9.739.6657.9377

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Shock absorbers
Smart Air Suspension (optional)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Shock absorbers
Smart Air Suspension (optional)
Multi-link
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsDiscs
Additional informationFront brakes: Aluminium 4 piston fixed calliper with 355 mm x 32 mm ventilated rotor
Rear brakes: Aluminium 4 piston fixed calliper with 365 mm x 28 mm ventilated rotor
-4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
5Jx19
5Jx20
5.5Jx19
6.5Jx16 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres245/45R19 98V
245/35R21 96Y
155/60R20
155/70R19 84Q
155/70R19
175/60R19
175/55R20
205/55R16 89H

Battery

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

ManufacturerPanasonicSamsung SDIAESC
ModelNCR18650A--
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity60 kWh22 kWh24 kWh
Number of cells504096192
Number of modules14848
Voltage302 V360 V360 V
Energy density--157 Wh/kg
Weight1149.93 lb
521.6 kg
449.74 lb
204 kg
601.86 lb
273 kg
Volume--485.0 l
17.13 ft3
0.48 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationAir convection (passive)
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
--35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
-45 °C
113 °F
Additional information-The net battery capacity is 18.8 kWh
Battery warming system
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Stacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery

Charging type

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

Charging typeNEMA 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
Household charging, 3.7 kW
BMW i Wallbox, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging, 50 kW
EVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Tesla, 10 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW
Twin chargers, Tesla, 20 kW
Twin chargers, Type 2, 22 kW
-Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeSupercharger, 0:34
Wall Connector, 3:00
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:08-10:25
Wall Connector, 6:00
NEMA 14-50, 6:15
NEMA 5-15, 41:40
DC fast charging, 0:22
BMW i Wallbox, 2:59
Household charging, 5:57
Fast charging station, 0:23-0:29
Portable cable, 3:39-4:00
EVSE cable, 10:26-21:00

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAutomatic keyless entry (O)
Center armrest with two cup holders (S)
Chrome visual cues on the left, right and and rear center bumper (O)
Front air intakes (O)
Front sun visors with mirrors (S)
Fully trimmed frunk and rear cargo area with keyless open (S)
Glove compartment (S)
Keyless entry (S)
Micro-filter ventilation system with replaceable filters (S)
Open center console storage area (S)
Parcel shelf (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)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Crash sensor for high voltage disconnect (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat sensors (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Driver seat position sensor (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
Forward looking radar in the lower front grille (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (O)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Interior, emergency manual release mechanism for all doors, frunk and rear cargo area (S)
Lane depart sensors (O)
Looking forward camera in the top centre of the windshield (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Speed assist (O)
Three second row LATCH attchments (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
Ultrasonic sensors on the front and rear bumpers (O)
12V power outlet (S)
17-inch capacitive touchscreen (S)
AM/FM/HD radio (S)
Amplifier (O)
Bluetooth (S)
Cruise control (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
High-definition back-up camera (O)
Homelink for garage door opening (O)
Satellite radio (O)
7 x speakers, 200-watt stereo system (S)
12 x speakers, 580-watt Dolby Pro Logic IIx 7.1 surround sound (O)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Streaming audio (S)
Turn by turn navigation with 7 years of free map updates (O)
Wi-Fi ready (S)
Wireless connectivity (capability) (O)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
60/40 split fold-down rear seatback (S)
Built-in rear-facing child seats (O)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Heated eight-way power front seats with four-way power lumbar (S)
Heated front and rear seats (O)
3-spoke multi-function steering wheel with tactile controls (S)
All-glass panoramic roof (O)
Auto present door handles (O)
Black or body coloured aluminum roof (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Frameless, tempered safety glass front windows (S)
Heated windshield wipers (O)
Lighted door handles (O)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power rear liftgate (O)
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 mirrors (O)
Heated side mirrors (O)
Manual-folding side mirrors (S)
Automatic high-beam control (O)
Bi-functional automatic halogen headlights (S)
Bi-functional high intensity Xenon headlamps (O)
Convenience lighting (O)
Fascia-mounted rear reflex reflectors (S)
Feature backlit, turn side-repeator lamps (S)
Front LED map lights (S)
High-mounted LED stop lamp (S)
LED cornering lights (O)
LED daytime running lights (O)
LED front and rear side-marker lights (S)
LED front fog lamps (O)
LED rear taillights (S)
Liftgate mounted LED tail and LED back up lamps (S)
Park lights (S)
Premium Interior LED Lighting (O)
Steering-activated LED cornering lights (O)
Cloth and synthetic leather materials (S)
Gloss wood trim (O)
Lacewood trim (O)
Matte Obeche wood trim (O)
Nappa leather on armrests and door panels (O)
Piano black decor accents (S)
Rear cupholders (S)
Adaptive Cruise/Speed Control (O)
Brake Assist System (S)
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)
Immobilizer (S)
Low Tire Pressure Indicator (S)
Parking distance sensors (O)
Parking Distance Sensors, Rear Radar (S)
Passenger Assist Handles (S)
Rear camera and radar (O)
Service Interval Indicator (S)
Standard Cruise/Speed Control (S)
Theft Deterrent System (S)
12V power outlet (S)
200GB internal HD (O)
AM/FM Radio, Digital Radio (S)
Bluetooth (S)
BMW Apps (O)
BMW ConnectedDrive (S)
BMW Online with MyInfo (O)
Coming Home Device (S)
Garage Door Opener (S)
Internal HD (S)
Keyless entry (S)
MP3 Player (O)
Multi-funciton touchscreen (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)
Telematics (S)
Trip computer (S)
Voice-activating system (O)
Wide Screen Navigation System, with Internal HD and Traffic Info (O)
Climate control (S)
Remote control (S)
Ventilation System (S)
Head Restraints (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Isofix Preparation (S)
Leather-trimmed, tilt telescoping (S)
Door Entry Light (S)
Power Locks (S)
Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key) (S)
Power windows (S)
Remote Trunk/Hatch Release (S)
Sunroof (S)
Tinted glass windows (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (S)
Automatic rear-view mirror (S)
Body-color driver and passenger power side mirrors with turn signals (S)
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror (S)
Memory adjustment (S)
Headlight Control (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Cargo Area Cover (S)
Leather (S)
Leather and wool cloth (S)
Sensatec and sustainable cloth (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Around View Monitor (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Energy-absorbing front and rear bumpers (S)
Energy-absorbing steering column (S)
Front and rear assist grips (S)
Front and rear crumple zones (S)
Hill start assist (S)
LATCH (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Parking brake (manual, foot pedal) (S)
Pretensioners and load limiters on front belts (S)
Side door guard beams (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
7-inch color LCD display (S)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Bose 7-speaker premium audio system (O)
Cruise control (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Nissan Connection by CARWINGS (S)
Nissan Navigation System with NavTraffic (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
Pandora link for iPhone (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 x Speakers (S)
Trip computer (S)
USB port (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Rear HVAC ducts (S)
Heater, AC timer (S)
Hybrid heater system with heat pump (S)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Front and rear heated seats (S)
3-spoke, heated, leather wrapped (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key (S)
Power door locks w/auto locking system (S)
Power windows (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Auto-dimming inside rearview mirror (S)
Heated outside mirrors (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (O)
Fog lights (O)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED headlights (O)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Partially recycled cloth seat fabric (S)
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