Comparison between:
- 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st
- 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.4 1st2020 KIA e-Niro 4
SeriesID.-
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st2020 KIA e-Niro 4
Model aliasID.4 Pro Performance 1stNiro EV
eNiro
Niro Electric
Trim1st4
Model year20212020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, South Korea
PriceEUR 48,691 (DE, Sep 2020)GBP 37,995 (UK, Dec 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Crossover
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Advanced High Strength Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsBlue Dusk Metallic
Gletcherwhite Metallic
Honey Yellow Metallic
Mangangray Metallic
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 - Florence-BraunBlack
Grey
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length180.5 in
4584 mm
172.2 in
4375 mm
Width72.9 in
1852 mm
71.1 in
1805 mm
Height64.2 in
1631 mm
61.4 in
1560 mm
Wheelbase109.1 in
2771 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track62.5 in
1587 mm
62.0 in
1576 mm
Rear track61.7 in
1567 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance-6.1 in
155 mm
Minimum clearance8.3 in
210 mm
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Front headroom-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 legroom41.1 in
1044 mm
41.7 in
1059 mm
Rear legroom37.6 in
955 mm
36.0 in
914 mm
Trunk volume543.0 l
19.18 ft3
0.54 m3
451.0 l
15.93 ft3
0.45 m3
Maximum trunk volume1575.0 l
55.62 ft3
1.57 m3
1405.0 l
49.62 ft3
1.41 m3
Curb weight4517.27 lb
2049 kg
3994.78 lb
1812 kg
Payload1347.02 lb
611 kg
921.53 lb
418 kg
GVWR5864.3 lb
2660 kg
4916.31 lb
2230 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional informationPermitted axle load front / rear - 1170 kg / 1540 kg
Permitted trailer load braked at 12% / 8% - 1000 kg / 1200 kg
Permitted trailer load unbraked - 750 kg
Roof load - 75 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 modes-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/h8.50 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: 308.2 mi / 496.0 kmEPA: 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: 16.2 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 18.2 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 suspension-Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Rear suspension-Independent
Multi-link

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakes-Ventilated discs
Rear brakes-Discs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx20
9Jx20
7Jx17 ET50

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres230/50R20
255/45R20
215/55R17 94W

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemSK Innovation
ModelNCM712-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity77 kWh64 kWh
Number of cells-294
Number of modules-3
Voltage-356 V
Energy density-141.3 Wh/kg
Weight1086.88 lb
493 kg
1007.51 lb
457 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
Cooling-Water-based coolant circulation
Additional informationGross capacity - 82 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, 125 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 time-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 featuresTowing bracket (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go (S)
Driver and front passenger airbags (S)
Drowsiness detection (S)
e-Sound (S)
eCall Emergency call service (S)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
First aid kit, warning triangle and safety vest (S)
Foldable trailer hitch with electrical release (S)
Front Assist with pedestrian and cyclist detection (S)
Front head and side airbags with center airbag (S)
IQ.Drive assist (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Keyless start system without safe securing (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Parking aid (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Rear view camera system (S)
Three-point automatic seat belts at the front with height adjustment and tensioners (S)
Tire control display (S)
Traffic sign recognition (S)
Warning sound and light for front and rear seatbelts not fastened (S)
Wheel locks with extended theft protection (S)
10-inch Discover Pro Max display (S)
5.3-inch digital instrument cluster (S)
App-Connect including App-Connect Wireless for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
Car2X (S)
DAB + digital radio reception (S)
Discover Pro navigation (S)
Diversity antenna for FM reception (S)
Hello ID. voice control (S)
7 x speakers (S)
Telephone interface (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports at the front (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports on the rear center console (S)
Voice control (S)
We Connect Start online services (S)
2-zone Climatronic system (S)
Heat pump (S)
Armrests for front seats (S)
Asymmetrical folding of rear seats (S)
Center console with interchangeable inserts for cup holders and storage compartments (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Multi-function, leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Heated automatic washer jets on windscreen (S)
Heated windscreen (S)
Laminated safety glass for the windscreen (S)
Silver anodized roof rails (S)
Tinted rear windows (S)
Wirelessly heated, infrared reflecting, noise insulating windscreen (S)
Aspherical exterior mirror on driver's side (S)
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror (S)
Convex exterior mirror on front passenger's side (S)
Electrically adjustable, foldable and heated exterior mirrors (S)
Lit make-up mirror on sunvisors (S)
30-color ambient lighting (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Light Assist high beam control (S)
ArtVelours micro-fleece (S)
Synthetic leather on door and side paneling (S)
Textile floor mats front and back (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)
 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st2020 KIA e-Niro 4