Comparison between:
- 2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé
- 2020 Honda e
- 2019 e.GO Life 20
- 2020 BMW i3s Edition RoadStyle 42 kWh

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2020 Honda e2019 e.GO Life 202020 BMW i3s Edition RoadStyle 42 kWh
2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2020 Honda e2019 e.GO Life 202020 BMW i3s Edition RoadStyle 42 kWh
Trim--2042 kWh
Model year2020202020192020
MarketEuropeEuropeEuropeEurope
PriceGBP 21,195 (UK, Oct 2019)GBP 26,160 (UK, Jan 2020)
EUR 29,470 (DE, Jan 2020)
EUR 15,900 (EU, Jul 2019)EUR 49,995 (NL, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsHigh-strength steel-Plastic
Aluminium
High-strength steel
Carbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Exterior colorsWhite
Black
Carmine Red
Gold Beige
Lime Green
Cool Silver
Lava Orange
Midnight Blue
Moon White
Titania Grey
Graphite Grey
Crystal Black Pearl
Modern Steel Metallic
Charge Yellow
Crystal Blue Metallic
Platinum White Pearl
White
Silver
Red
Blue
Anthracite
Fluid Black with E-Copper accents
Interior colorsBlack
Black/Blue
Black/Grey
BlackBlackBlack
Dark Grey
Light Grey
Brown
Number of doors2424
Number of seats2444
Length106.1 in
2695 mm
153.3 in
3895 mm
131.8 in
3348 mm
158.1 in
4016 mm
Width65.5 in
1663 mm
68.9 in
1750 mm
68.8 in
1748 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Width with mirrors74.5 in
1893 mm
69.0 in
1752 mm
-80.3 in
2040 mm
Height61.2 in
1555 mm
59.5 in
1512 mm
62.2 in
1581 mm
62.6 in
1590 mm
Wheelbase73.7 in
1873 mm
99.6 in
2530 mm
86.6 in
2200 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
Front track57.8 in
1469 mm
59.8 in
1520 mm
58.3 in
1480 mm
62.7 in
1592 mm
Rear track56.3 in
1430 mm
59.7 in
1516 mm
58.3 in
1480 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance4.4 in
113 mm
--5.2 in
132 mm
Minimum clearance-4.7 in
119 mm
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Maximum clearance-5.7 in
145 mm
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Front headroom---39.6 in
1006 mm
Rear headroom---37.2 in
945 mm
Front shoulder room---53.6 in
1361 mm
Rear shoulder room---49.2 in
1250 mm
Front legroom---40.5 in
1029 mm
Rear legroom---39.1 in
993 mm
Trunk volume260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
171.0 l
6.04 ft3
0.17 m3
140.0 l
4.94 ft3
0.14 m3
427.6 l
15.10 ft3
0.43 m3
Maximum trunk volume350.0 l
12.36 ft3
0.35 m3
861.0 l
30.41 ft3
0.86 m3
640.0 l
22.60 ft3
0.64 m3
1045.0 l
36.90 ft3
1.04 m3
Curb weight2392.02 lb
1085 kg
3337.8 lb
1514 kg
2535.32 lb
1150 kg
3040.17 lb
1379 kg
Payload496.04 lb
225 kg
751.78 lb
341 kg
992.08 lb
450 kg
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GVWR2888.06 lb
1310 kg
4089.57 lb
1855 kg
3527.4 lb
1600 kg
3814 lb
1730 kg
Drag coefficient---0.32 Cd
Additional information--Axle load distribution front / back (%) - 48 / 52-

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer--BoschBMW
Electric motor type---AC synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRearRear
Voltage--230 V-
Power60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
20 kW
26.8 hp
27.2 ps
135 kW
181.0 hp
183.5 ps
Maximum power RPM---4100 rpm
Torque160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
315 Nm
32.1 kgm
232.3 ft-lb
-270 Nm
27.5 kgm
199.1 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes-Yes
Driving modes-Normal
Sport
Eco
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationRadar-based recuperation---

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
69.6 mph
112.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.50 s9.00 s-7.00 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph---6.80 s
Additional information--Acceleration 0-50 km/h - 7.7 sec-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 98.8 mi / 159.0 km
Real range: 69.0 mi / 111.0 km
WLTP: 137.9 mi / 222.0 kmWLTP: 62.1 mi / 100.0 kmEPA: 152.9 mi / 246.0 km
WLTP: 192.6 mi / 310.0 km
Real range: 161.6 mi / 260.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 17.6 kWh/100 km-WLTP, CMB: 14.5 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 14.6 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 pinionRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle6.95 m
22.80 ft
9.2 m
30.18 ft
9.8 m
32.15 ft
9.87 m
32.38 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-3.1--
Additional information---Steering ratio - 14:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio---9.665

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsDiscsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDrumsDiscsDiscsVentilated discs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims---5.5Jx20
6Jx20

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres165/65R15
185/60R15
185/60R16
205/55R16
195/65R15 R
225/40R18 R
225/45R17 R
175/55R20
195/50R20

Battery

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

ManufacturerDeutsche Accumotive--Samsung SDI
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity17.6 kWh35.5 kWh14.5 kWh42.2 kWh
Number of cells96---
Number of modules3---
Voltage--234 V353 V
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationActive thermal management-Water-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-40 °C
-40 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature50 °C
122 °F
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Additional informationBeattery heater--The net battery capacity is 37.9 kWh
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Battery heating is included

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 4.6 kW
Wallbox, 22 kW
AC charging, 2.3 kW
AC charging, 6.6 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 100 kW
DC fast charging 50 kW, 50 kWHousehold charging, 2.8 kW
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 3.7 kW
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7.4 kW
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 11 kW
DC 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, 4.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 6.6 kWOn-board charger, Type 2, 3.7 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeWallbox 22 kW, 0:48
Wallbox 4.6 kW, 3:50
100 kW DC charging, 0:17-0:22
50kW DC charging, 0:34-0:43
6.6 kW AC charging, 5:23
2.3 kW AC charging, 15:21
DC fast charging 50 kW, 0:18
e.Go Wallbox, 3:55
DC fast charging, 0:32
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 3:00
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 4:28
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 8:56
Household charging, 11:47

Additional features

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

Additional featuresCentre console with drawer and double cup holder at front (S)
Gearshift lever knob in leather (chrome) (S)
Lockable glove compartment (S)
Storage compartment in doors, front (S)
Storage compartment in tailgate (S)
3-spoke, multi-function steering wheel in leather (S)
Acoustic presence indicator at speeds below 17 mph (S)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Anti-lock Braking System with electronic brake force distribution (S)
Breakdown kit with air compressor and sealant (S)
Central locking with radio remote control, visual locking-verification signal (S)
Crash sensor for activation of hazard warning lights (S)
Crosswind Assist (S)
Cruise control with limiter (S)
Electronic Stability Programme (S)
Front airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
Lane Keeping Assist with acoustic and visual warning (S)
Seat belt reminder warning (S)
Three-point seat belts with belt tensioners and belt force limiters (S)
Tridion safety cell (S)
Two pelvis/thorax bags in the backrests of the seats (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring system (S)
Window airbags (S)
12 volt socket with cover (S)
7-inch multi-touch infotainment display (O)
Dashboard Instrument panel (S)
Digital Radio (S)
Instrument cluster with a 3.5-inch TFT colour display (S)
MirrorLink (O)
smart Media-System (O)
Exterior temperature indicator with frost warning (S)
Pre-entry climate control (S)
Front passenger seat with through-loading function (fully folding backrest) (S)
Heated seats (O)
Heated multi-function steering wheel (O)
Height-adjustable steering column (O)
Comfort windscreen wipers with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/wash function (S)
Driver's door mirrors electrically adjustable and heated (S)
Electric windows with convenience feature and obstruction sensor (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Painted door handles (body colour) (S)
Rear window wiper with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/washfunction (S)
Solid roof with fabric lining in black (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger with vanity mirrors (S)
H4 halogen headlamps with integrated LED daytime driving lights (S)
Headlamp range adjustment, manual (S)
Reading light for driver and front passenger (S)
Third brake light featuring LED technology (S)
Fabric (S)
Leather (O)
ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Brake Assist (BA) (S)
Collision Mitigation Braking System (S)
Collision Mitigation Throttle Control (S)
Deflation Warning System (DWS) (S)
Driver SRS Airbag (Single Stage inflation) (S)
Electric Parking Brake (S)
Electric Power Steering (EPS) (S)
Electric Power Steering - Variable Gear Ratio (S)
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) (S)
Emergency Stop Signal (S)
Forward Collision Warning (S)
Front and rear seat belts with Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) (S)
Front and rear side curtain airbags (S)
Front driver and passenger airbags (S)
Front side airbags (S)
Hill Start Assist (HSA) (S)
Immobiliser System (S)
Intelligent Speed limiter (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Lane Departure Warning (LDW) (S)
Lane Keep Assist System (S)
Lead Car Departure Notification System (S)
Low Speed Brake Function (S)
Low Speed Following (S)
Parking Sensors (S)
Passenger SRS airbag with cut off switch (S)
Rear View Camera (S)
Remote Central Locking with 2 Keys (S)
Road Departure Mitigation (S)
Security Alarm System (S)
Selectable Door Unlock (S)
Single Pedal Control (S)
Smart Entry & Start (S)
Tilt Sensor (S)
Traffic Sign Recognition System (S)
Tyre Repair Kit (S)
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) (S)
Whiplash Lessening Front Headrests (S)
Bluetooth (S)
DAB (S)
2 x front USB ports (S)
HDMI Socket (S)
Honda Dual Screen DA (2x 12" 3') (S)
2 x rear USB ports (S)
6 x speakers with 180W power (S)
Steering Wheel Remote Audio Controls (S)
Climate Control (S)
Rear vent (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Lumbar support for driver seat (S)
Manual height adjustment front seats (S)
Leather (S)
Tilt and telescopic (S)
Auto wipers (S)
Electric windows front and rear (S)
Panoramic glass roof (S)
Privacy glass (S)
Spoiler (S)
Side Camera Mirror System (S)
Sunvisor Vanity Mirrors (S)
Ambient light roof (S)
Ambient ligt at front footwell (S)
Audo LED headlights (S)
Front map light (S)
Headlight Auto On/Off Timer (Coming Home/Leaving Home Function) (S)
High Beam Support System (HSS) (S)
LED DRLs (S)
LED front fog lights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Meter illumination (S)
Rear reading light (S)
Sunvisor vanity mirror illumination (S)
Trunk light (S)
Fabric (S)
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with built-in brake assist (S)
Driver and passenger airbags (S)
Electronic Stability Control (S)
Front and rear parking assistance (O)
Hill start assist (S)
Hydraulic braking assistance (S)
ISOFIX child seat attachment for front passenger seat and rear seats (S)
Side airbags (S)
Tyre repair kit, first-aid kit, safety vest, warning triangle (O)
12V power outlet (S)
6.75-inch touch-screen (S)
Built in FM radio, Apple Carplay, Android Auto (S)
e.GO Infotainment system (O)
Smartphone holder with USB port (S)
4 x speakers
Air-conditioning (O)
Electric heater (O)
Manually adjustable seats for driver and front passenger (S)
Reversible rear seats (O)
Seat heating for driver and front passenger (S)
Electric windows (O)
Heated windscreen and rear window heating (S)
Windscreen wipers with built-in rain sensor (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Fog lights (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED headlights (S)
Cloth (S)
Rear cupholders (S)
Alarm system class 3 (S)
Brake Assist System (S)
Camera-based cruise control with Stop&Go function (O)
City brake function (O)
Collision Warning System (O)
Cornering Brake Control (S)
Electronic Brake Distribution (S)
Electronic hand brake (S)
Front and side airbags (S)
Front radar (O)
Full-length side curtain airbags (S)
Hill holder (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Low Tire Pressure Indicator (S)
Parking distance sensors (O)
Parking Distance Sensors, Rear Radar (S)
Passenger Assist Handles (S)
Pedestrian and collision warning (O)
Proactive driving assistant (O)
Rear camera and radar (O)
Service Interval Indicator (S)
Speed limit info (O)
Standard Cruise/Speed Control (S)
Theft Deterrent System (S)
Traffic jam assistant (O)
10.3-inch multi-funciton touchscreen (O)
12V power outlet (S)
200GB internal HD (O)
6.5-inch touchscreen (S)
AM/FM Radio, Digital Radio (S)
Bluetooth (S)
BMW Apps (O)
BMW iDrive (O)
BMW Online with MyInfo (O)
Internal HD (S)
MP3 Player (O)
Navigation, Real-Time traffic information (S)
Remote Audio Controls (S)
Satellite radio, DAB tuner (S)
4 x sepakers, standard audio system (S)
12 x speakers, 360 watt, Harmon/Kardon Premium Sound (O)
Text To Speech / Speech To Text (O)
Climate control (S)
Remote control (S)
Heat pump (S)
Ventilation System (S)
Head Restraints (S)
Heated seats (S)
Isofix Preparation (S)
Leather-trimmed with satin silver trim, tilt telescoping (S)
Door Entry Light (S)
Extra tinted glass rear windows (S)
Heated washer (S)
Power Locks (S)
Rain and light sensor (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (S)
Auto-dimming interior and driver's side exterior mirror (S)
Automatic rear-view mirror (S)
Foldable side mirrors (S)
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror (S)
Memory adjustment (S)
Toned heated driver and passenger power side mirrors with turn signals (S)
Ambiance LED lights in Light Orange or Cold White (S)
Headlight Control, Dusk Sensor (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED lights in the trunk (S)
LED reading lamps in the front (S)
LED taillights (S)
Lighting in footwell, door handles (S)
Welcome LED lights in Light Blue (S)
Dalbergia Brown Natural Leather (S)
Dark Oak fine wood trim (S)
Headrests embroidered with special edition name (S)
Velour floor mats (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information--Based on Volkswagen's MEB platform.-
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