Comparison between:
- 2017 KIA Soul EV
- 2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S Tour

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2017 KIA Soul EV2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S Tour
Series-ID.
2017 KIA Soul EV2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S Tour
Model alias-ID.3 Tour
Trim-Pro S Tour
Model year20172021
MarketNorth America, EuropeEurope
Price-EUR 49,685 (DE, Feb 2021)
GBP 42,290 (UK, Feb 2021)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCrossoverHatchback
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsCarribean Blue w/Clear White Roof
Clear White
Shadow Black w/Inferno Red Roof
Titanium Silver
Bright Silver Metallic
Cloud White
Shadow Black
Glacier White
Silver Metallic
Manganese Grey Metallic
Penny Copper Metallic
Makena Turquoise Metallic
Stonewashed Blue Metallic
Scale Silver Metallic
Moonstone Grey
Interior colorsGreyPlatinum Grey-Dusty Grey
Number of doors45
Number of seats54
Length163.0 in
4140 mm
167.8 in
4261 mm
Width70.9 in
1800 mm
71.2 in
1809 mm
Height62.7 in
1593 mm
61.7 in
1568 mm
Wheelbase101.2 in
2570 mm
109.1 in
2770 mm
Front track62.0 in
1576 mm
60.9 in
1548 mm
Rear track62.4 in
1585 mm
60.0 in
1525 mm
Clearance6.3 in
160 mm
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Front headroom39.6 in
1006 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom39.5 in
1003 mm
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Front shoulder room55.5 in
1410 mm
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Rear shoulder room54.7 in
1389 mm
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Front hip room53.2 in
1351 mm
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Rear hip room49.3 in
1252 mm
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Front legroom40.9 in
1039 mm
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Rear legroom36.0 in
914 mm
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Passenger volume2749.0 l
97.08 ft3
2.75 m3
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Total volume3281.0 l
115.87 ft3
3.28 m3
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Trunk volume532.0 l
18.79 ft3
0.53 m3
385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
Maximum trunk volume1402.0 l
49.51 ft3
1.40 m3
1267.0 l
44.74 ft3
1.27 m3
Curb weight3289.3 lb
1492 kg
4263.74 lb
1934 kg
Payload1031.76 lb
468 kg
762.8 lb
346 kg
GVWR4321.06 lb
1960 kg
5026.54 lb
2280 kg
Drag coefficient0.35 Cd0.267 Cd
Additional informationOverhand front/rear - 841 mm (33.1 in.) / 729 mm (28.7 in. )
Approach / departure angle - 17.3 / 29.2 (degrees)
Curb weight with sunroof - 1526.8 kg (optional for the + trim only)
Permissible load on the front axle - 1070 kg
Permissible load on the rear axle - 1260 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Volkswagen
Model-APP 310
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousBrushless DC
Location of the motorFrontRear
Voltage360 V-
Power81 kW
109.2 hp
110.7 ps
110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
Maximum power RPM8000 rpm-
Torque285 Nm
29.1 kgm
210.2 ft-lb
310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM2730 rpm-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationInput voltage - 240-413 V-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.50 s7.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph11.20 s-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 131.7 mi / 212.0 km
EPA: 93.2 mi / 150.0 km
WLTP: 322.5 mi / 519.0 km
WLTP: 466.0 mi / 750.0 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: 92 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 105 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 120 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 14.1 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 16.9 kWh/100 km

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 circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.2 m
33.46 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.85-
Additional informationSteering ratio - 15.7:1-

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio8.206-

Suspension

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

Front suspensionCoil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Independent
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
MacPherson strut
Rear suspensionSemi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsDiscs
Rear brakesDiscsDrums
Additional informationFront brakes diameter - 11.8 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.1 in
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx167.5Jx20
7.5Jx19

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/60R16 92H215/50R19 T
215/45R20

Battery

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

ManufacturerSK InnovationLG Chem
Model-LGX E78 (NCM712)
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity30.5 kWh45 kWh
Number of cells192288
Number of modules812
Voltage360 V408 V
Energy density200 Wh/kg265 Wh/kg
Weight604.95 lb
274.4 kg
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Volume241.0 l
8.51 ft3
0.24 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convectionWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
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Additional informationUsable capacity - 27 kWh
Battery Ah - 75 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Supposed battery model - NCM 622
A heat pump HVAC system is standard
Estimated gross capacity - 82 kWh

Charging type

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

Charging typeTrickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 2.3 kW
DC fast charging, 50 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 125 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 1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW
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Charging time

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

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:29-0:33
Normal AC charging, 4:38-5:00
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 11:44-13:16
Trickle charging at home, 21:11-24:00
DC charging 125 kW, 0:30-0:37
Wallbox 11 kW, 7:00

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBody color bumpers with color accents (S)
Cargo screen (S)
Dual front cup holders (S)
FlexSteer (S)
Luggage net (S)
New audio head unit with rear camera display and 5-inch color screen (S)
New rear center armrest (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Anti lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat mounted side airbags (S)
Electric Power Steering (EPS) (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear 3 point seat belts (S)
Front seat belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat belt reminder (S)
Full length side curtain airbags (S)
Generation II Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Height adjustable front seat belt anchors (S)
Hill start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Park assist system with front and rear sensors (S)
Rear child safety door locks (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Tire Mobility Kit (TMK) (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
3.5-inch OLED supervision cluster (S)
8-inch display with AVN 4.0 navigation (S)
AM/FM radio/SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Dual 12V power outlets (front) (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
Rear camera display (S)
SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Smart key with button start lock system (S)
6 x speakers (S)
USB/auxiliary input jacks (S)
UVO EV Services (5 Year Subscription) (S)
Driver only HVAC function (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (S)
Rear seat heater ducts (under front seats) (S)
6-way manual adjustable driver's seat (S)
60/40 split folding rear seat with adjustable rear headrests (S)
Heated front seats (2-levels) (S)
Heated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated rear outboard seats (2-levels) (S)
Passenger seat side tray (S)
Rear-seat adjustable headrests (S)
Ventilated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob (S)
Steering-wheel-mounted audio control buttons (S)
Tilt and telescopic steering column (S)
Aero windshield wipers (S)
Front door speaker lights (O)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
Power windows with driver's one touch auto down (S)
Privacy glass (S)
Solar glass: front windows/windshield (S)
Day/night interior rear view mirror (S)
Electrochromatic rear view mirror (S)
Heated outside mirrors (S)
Outside mirrors with turn signal indicators (S)
Power folding outside mirrors (S)
Power outside mirrors (S)
Ambient LED interior lights (O)
Cargo area illumination (S)
Dome light (S)
Illuminated dual visors vanity mirrors with sliding rod (S)
Illuminated glove box (S)
Illuminated start button (S)
Illuminated, sliding charge port door (S)
LED accent lights (above headlamps) (S)
LED rear combination lamps (S)
Projection fog lights (S)
Projection headlamps with auto light control, anti fog and escort function (S)
Bio based interior materials (S)
Cloth seat trim (S)
Leather seat trim (S)
Leatherette center door trim (S)
Leatherette cluster housing (S)
Soft touch dash (S)
Soft touch front upper door panels (S)
Removable luggage compartment floor (S)
Stainless steel pedals with play/pause design (S)
Airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Automatic Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Distance Control with Stop & Go (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)
Emergency Lane Change Assist (S)
First aid kit, warning triangle and safety vest (S)
Front Assist with proactive occupant protection (S)
Front head and side airbags with center airbag (S)
Front seats with lumbar support and massage function (S)
ISOFIX on outer rear seats and front passenger seat (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Park Distance Control, rear radar (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Side Assist (S)
Speed ​​limiter (S)
Theft alarm with interior monitoring, back-up horn and tow-away protection (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)
Travel Assist (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)
Inductive smartphone charging (S)
Intelligent Natural Voice control (S)
Keyless locking and starting system with safe fuse (S)
4 x speaker audio system (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports at the front (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports at the rear (S)
Air Care Climatronic air conditioning system with 2- Zone Temperature Control (S)
Armrests for front seats (S)
Asymmetrically folding rear seats (S)
Centre console with illuminated storage compartment with roller blind, 2 cup holders (S)
Electronically adjustable ergoActive-front seats with memory function (S)
Front seats with mechanical backrest angle adjustment and mechanical length adjustment (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Thigh support (S)
Multifunction steering wheel in leather, heated, with touch controls (S)
Electronic windows lifters with pulse switching (S)
Fixed rear window with wipers with interval switching (S)
Front windscreen washer nozzles automatically heated (S)
Green thermal insulation glazing, sides and rear (S)
Heated and electrically adjustable exterior mirrors (S)
Intermittent wiper control (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Tinted rear side windows and boot window (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)
Passenger side mirror lowering (S)
Rearview mirror auto dimming (S)
30-color ambient lighting (S)
Ambient lighting with logo projection (S)
Dynamic high beam control "Dynamic Light Assist" (S)
Illuminated door handles (S)
Illuminated strip between headlights (S)
LED matrix front lights with DRLs and fog lights (S)
LED taillights with dynamic flashing light (S)
Welcome function (S)
Door and side panels in synthetic leather (S)
Fragment fabric (S)
Interior Top-Sport Plus package (O)
Seat panels in Flow fabric (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationWhat's new for 2017 Kia Soul EV:
New audio head unit with rear camera display and 5-inch color screen;
New rear center armrest;
Exterior paint color: Cloud White;
New dark gray 16-inch wheel cover;
Remote climate logic to precondition the car when it's not grid connected;
UVO eco
the new connectivity and control app system that offers immediate HVAC control; on-demand vehicle diagnosis
Speed Alert; Curfew Alert; Geo-Fence Alert; Location POI; Google local search; and Trip Info for app and MyUVO.com;
Fast charge now provides more energy (94% of charge) adding more miles in each charge event and drivers can now set the charge time to end at their convenience;
Generation II Pedestrian Warning System alters the sound and frequency of the warning depending on vehicle speed;
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 2017 KIA Soul EV2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S Tour