Comparison between:
- 2020 Renault Zoe R135
- 2019 Volkswagen e-Golf SE

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Renault Zoe R1352019 Volkswagen e-Golf SE
SeriesZE50-
2020 Renault Zoe R1352019 Volkswagen e-Golf SE
TrimR135SE
Model year20202019
MarketEuropeNorth America, Europe
Price-USD 31,895 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 33,840 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,005 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 35,900 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,090 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,460 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 40,750 (IT, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
Materials-Steel
Exterior colorsCeladon Blue
Flame Red
Quartz White
Diamond Black
Highland Grey
Glacier White
Titanium Grey
Aconite
Zircon Blue
Quartz White
Atlantic Blue Metallic
Deep Black Pearl
Great Falls Green Metallic
Indium Grey Metallic
Pure White
Urano Grey
White Silver Metallic
Oryx White Pearl
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
Titan Black
Shetland Beige
Number of doors-4
Number of seats55
Length-168.1 in
4270 mm
Width-70.8 in
1798 mm
Width with mirrors-79.8 in
2027 mm
Height-58.3 in
1482 mm
Wheelbase-103.5 in
2629 mm
Front track-60.4 in
1533 mm
Rear track-59.2 in
1503 mm
Clearance-5.6 in
143 mm
Front headroom-40.1 in
1018 mm
Rear headroom-38.1 in
967 mm
Front shoulder room-55.9 in
1420 mm
Rear shoulder room-53.9 in
1369 mm
Front hip room-57.8 in
1469 mm
Rear hip room-56.7 in
1440 mm
Front legroom-41.2 in
1046 mm
Rear legroom-35.6 in
904 mm
Trunk volume-341.0 l
12.04 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1231.0 l
43.47 ft3
1.23 m3
Curb weight-3560.47 lb
1615 kg
Payload-892.87 lb
405 kg
GVWR-4453.34 lb
2020 kg
Drag coefficient-0.27 Cd

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerRenaultVolkswagen
ModelR135EEM 100
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Power100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
Maximum power RPM4200 - 11163 rpm3300 - 12000 rpm
Torque245 Nm
25.0 kgm
180.7 ft-lb
290 Nm
29.6 kgm
213.9 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM1500 - 3600 rpm-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Normal
B-mode
D-mode
Eco
Eco+
Normal
Additional information-Three levels of regenerative braking
Eco mode power - 70 kW
Eco mode torque - 233 Nm
Eco+ mode power - 40 kW
Eco+ mode torque - 211 Nm

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed87.0 mph
140.0 km/h
93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h9.90 s9.60 s
Additional information-Eco mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 13 s
Eco mode top speed - 115 km/h
Eco+ mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 19 s
Eco+ mode top speed - 90 km/h

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 245.4 mi / 395.0 kmNEDC: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km
EPA: 125.0 mi / 201.2 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-NEDC, CMB: 13.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 28 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 111 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 119 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 126 MPGe

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-10.9 m
35.76 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.76

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio-3.61
Additional information-Gearbox model - EQ 270

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesDiscsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional information-Front discs size - 11.3 x 1.0 in
Rear discs size - 10.7 x 0.4 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-6.5Jx16 ET46

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres-205/55R16 91H

Battery

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

ManufacturerRenault and LG ChemSamsung SDI
ModelZ.E. 50-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity54.66 kWh35.8 kWh
Number of cells192264
Number of modules1227
Voltage400 V323 V
Energy density168 Wh/kg-
Weight718.71 lb
326 kg
701.07 lb
318 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convectionPassive cooling
Additional informationUsable battery capacity - 52 kWh
Heat pump
Battery cell model - LGX E78
Vattery cell voltage - 3.65 V
Battery cell capacity - 78 Ah
Battery cell weight - 1.073 g
Battery cell chemistry - NCM172
Battery cell energy density - 265 Wh/kg
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Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox 3.7 kW, 3.7 kW
Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7.4 kW
Wallbox 11 kW, 11 kW
Wallbox 22 kW, 22 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
Standard wall socket, 1.2 kW
Standard wall socket, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 3.6 kW
Wall box, 7.2 kW
CCS fast charging, 40 kW
CCS fast charging, 50 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, 22 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 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, 0:50-1:03
Wallbox 22 kW, 2:22
Wallbox 11 kW, 4:44
Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7:02
Wallbox 3.7 kW, 14:04
CCS fast charging 50 kW, 0:34
CCS fast charging 40 kW, 0:43
Wall box 7.2 kW, 4:55
Wall box 3.6 kW, 9:50
Standard wall socket 230V, 15:24
Standard wall socket 110/120V, 29:30

Additional features

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

Additional featuresE-shifter (electronic gear lever) (S)
Auto-Hold assistance (S)
Automatic dimming of high beams (S)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Automatic parking brake (S)
Blind spot warning (S)
Front, rear and sides parking radar (S)
Hands-free parking (S)
Lane departure warning (S)
Lane keeping assist (S)
Overspeed prevention (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Recognition of traffic signals (S)
10-inch driver's display (S)
9.3-inch display with EASY LINK navigation (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support (S)
2 x front USB ports (S)
2 x rear USB ports (S)
Wireless induction charger for a smartphone (S)
Acoustic windshield (S)
LED DLRs (S)
LED fog lights (S)
LED headlamps (S)
LED interior lights (S)
LED taillights (S)
LED turn signals (S)
100% recycled fabric (carded yarn and PET) (S)
Adjustable cargo floor (S)
e-Golf front grille with blue accent (S)
Integrated rear spoiler (S)
3-point safety belts for all seating positions with pretensioners for driver and front passenger (S)
Adpative Cruise Control (ACC) with Stop and Go (O)
Anti-lock Braking System (S)
Anti-Slip Regulation (S)
Automatic Post-Collision Braking System (S)
Blind Spot Monitor (O)
Child safety locks on rear doors (S)
City Emergency Braking (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Driver alertness detection (S)
Driver and front passenger seat belt reminder (S)
Driver and passenger front and side thorax airbag supplemental restraint system (S)
Driver-only knee airbag (S)
Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (S)
Electronic Differential Lock (S)
Electronic speed control (S)
Electronic Stability Control (S)
Engine Braking Assist (S)
Forward Collision Warning with Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring (Front Assist (O)
Front airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Front and rear seats belt load limiters (S)
Hydraulic Brake Assist (S)
Immobilizer, anti-theft alarm, central locking (S)
Intelligent Crash Response System (S)
Isofix on rear seats (S)
LATCH (S)
Rear Traffic Alert (O)
Rearview camera (S)
Side chest airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Side chest airbags for rear seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for front seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for rear seats (S)
Side head airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Speed assist (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
XDS (Cross Differential System) (S)
2 x 12V power outlets: 1 in front center console, 1 in cargo area (S)
8-inch Composition Media touchscreen sound system with proximity sensor (S)
Bluetooth with audio streaming for compatible devices (S)
Color multi-function trip computer (S)
Keyless entry with push-button start (S)
MIB II infotainment system (S)
MP3/WMA/FLAC-compatible CD player, AM/FM/HD Radio, SD memory card reader, and voice control (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 3-month trial subscription (S)
8 x speakers (S)
USB port (S)
VW Car-Net connected services (S)
Climatronic automatic dual-zon A/C (S)
Parking heater/ventilation (S)
6-way partial power-adjustable front seats (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Adjustable lumbar support for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Front comfort seats (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Leather-wrapped multifunction steering wheel (S)
Electrically heated windshield (S)
Heated front washer nozzles (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down front and rear (S)
Rain-sensing windshield wipers (S)
Rear window wiper and washer system (S)
Power-folding and adjustable side mirrors with turning signal (S)
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Automatic headlights with Coming/Leaving Home feature (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Cloth (S)
Leather gear knob (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-For the MY 2018 the e-Golf is in very short supply for the US and in select states: California
Connecticut
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
New York
New Jersey
Oregon
Rhode Island
Vermont
and Washington
D.C.
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