Comparison between:
- 2019 BMW i3 42 kWh
- 2017 BMW i3 33 kWh
- 2020 Honda e Advance 17"

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 BMW i3 42 kWh2017 BMW i3 33 kWh2020 Honda e Advance 17"
2019 BMW i3 42 kWh2017 BMW i3 33 kWh2020 Honda e Advance 17
Trim42 kWh33 kWhAdvance 17"
Model year201920172020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, EuropeEurope
PriceUSD 44,450 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 35,350 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,300 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 38,000 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,950 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,900 (ES, Jul 2019)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsCarbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Carbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
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Exterior colorsJucaro Beige Metallic
Capparis White
Fluid Black
Imperial Blue Metallic
Melbourne Red Metallic
Mineral Grey Metallic
Protonic Blue Metallic
Capparis White
Fluid Black
Mineral Grey Metallic
Platinum Silver
Ionic Silver
Crystal Black Pearl
Modern Steel Metallic
Charge Yellow
Crystal Blue Metallic
Platinum White Pearl
Interior colorsBlack
Dark Grey
Light Grey
Brown
-Black
Number of doors554
Number of seats444
Length157.9 in
4011 mm
157.4 in
3999 mm
153.3 in
3895 mm
Width69.9 in
1775 mm
69.9 in
1775 mm
68.9 in
1750 mm
Width with mirrors80.3 in
2040 mm
80.2 in
2037 mm
69.0 in
1752 mm
Height62.9 in
1598 mm
62.1 in
1578 mm
59.5 in
1512 mm
Wheelbase101.2 in
2570 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
99.6 in
2530 mm
Front track61.9 in
1572 mm
61.9 in
1572 mm
59.4 in
1510 mm
Rear track62.0 in
1575 mm
61.3 in
1557 mm
59.3 in
1506 mm
Clearance5.5 in
139 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
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Minimum clearance--4.7 in
119 mm
Maximum clearance--5.7 in
145 mm
Front headroom39.6 in
1006 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
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Rear headroom37.2 in
945 mm
37.2 in
945 mm
-
Front shoulder room53.6 in
1361 mm
53.6 in
1361 mm
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Rear shoulder room49.2 in
1250 mm
49.2 in
1250 mm
-
Front legroom40.5 in
1029 mm
40.5 in
1028 mm
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Rear legroom31.9 in
810 mm
31.9 in
810 mm
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Passenger volume-2379.0 l
84.01 ft3
2.38 m3
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Trunk volume260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
171.0 l
6.04 ft3
0.17 m3
Maximum trunk volume1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
861.0 l
30.41 ft3
0.86 m3
Curb weight2965.22 lb
1345 kg
2744.76 lb
1245 kg
3399.53 lb
1542 kg
Payload970.03 lb
440 kg
936.96 lb
425 kg
720.91 lb
327 kg
GVWR3780.93 lb
1715 kg
3681.72 lb
1670 kg
4122.64 lb
1870 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.29 Cd-
Additional informationOverhang front / rear - 770 / 965 mmCurb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1320 kg
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1745 kg
Max. permissible axle weight front / rear - 875 / 1005 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerBMWBMW-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous-
Location of the motorRearRearRear
Power125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
113 kW
151.5 hp
153.6 ps
Maximum power RPM4800 rpm4800 rpm-
Torque250 Nm
25.5 kgm
184.4 ft-lb
250 Nm
25.5 kgm
184.4 ft-lb
315 Nm
32.1 kgm
232.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Comfort
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Normal
Sport

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.20 s7.30 s8.30 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 223.1 mi / 359.0 km
EPA: 153.0 mi / 246.2 km
WLTP: 192.6 mi / 310.0 km
NEDC: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km
EPA: 114.0 mi / 183.5 km
WLTP: 130.5 mi / 210.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 13.1 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 12.6 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 29 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 106 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 118 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 129 MPGe
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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 pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle9.86 m
32.35 ft
9.86 m
32.35 ft
9.2 m
30.18 ft
Lock-to-lock turns--3.1

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)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio9.6659.665-
Additional informationTransmission type: GE1B--

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsDiscs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims5Jx20
5Jx19
5.5Jx19
5Jx20
5Jx19
5.5Jx19
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Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres155/70R19 84Q
155/60R20
175/50R20
155/60R20
155/70R19 84Q
175/50R20
175/60R19 84Q
205/45R17
225/45R17

Battery

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

ManufacturerSamsung SDISamsung SDI-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity42.2 kWh33.2 kWh35.5 kWh
Number of cells-96-
Number of modules-8-
Voltage352 V353 V-
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationActive thermal management
Additional informationThe net battery capacity is 37.9 kWh
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Optional battery heating system
The net battery capacity is 27.2 kWh
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Optional battery heating system
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Charging type

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

Charging typeHousehold 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
Household 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
AC charging, 2.3 kW
AC charging, 6.6 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 portOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 6.6 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:41
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 3:50
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 5:42
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 11:24
Household charging, 15:04
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
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

Additional features

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

Additional featuresRear cupholders (S)
Adaptive Cruise/Speed Control (O)
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)
Engine Start Button (S)
Front and rear park distance control (S)
Front and side airbags (S)
Front radar (S)
Full-length side curtain airbags (S)
Hill holder (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Low Tire Pressure Indicator (S)
Pasrking Assistance (O)
Passenger Assist Handles (S)
Pedestrian and collision warning (O)
Proactive driving assistant (O)
Rear camera and radar (S)
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 (S)
BMW Online with MyInfo (O)
Coming Home Device (S)
ConnectedDrive Services (S)
Garage Door Opener (S)
Internal HD (S)
Keyless entry (S)
MP3 Player (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)
Text To Speech / Speech To Text (O)
Wi-Fi hotspot (O)
Wireless charging pad (O)
Climate control (S)
Remote control (S)
Ventilation System (S)
Head Restraints (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Isofix Preparation (S)
Leather-trimmed, tilt telescoping (S)
Door Entry Light (S)
Heated washer (S)
Moonroof (O)
Power Locks (S)
Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key) (S)
Tinted glass windows (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (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)
Adaptive LED headlights with turn lights and high beam assist (O)
Headlight Control, Dusk Sensor (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights with cornering lights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Alloy Look On Instrument Panel And Shift Knob (S)
Cargo Area Cover (S)
Cloth (S)
Dark Oak wood trim (O)
Electronic Brown Trim (S)
Eucalyptus wood trim (O)
Leather and cloth (S)
Mega Carum Spice Grey SensaTec with Brown Cloth highlights (S)
Tera Dark Truffle Vernasca Leather (S)
Titanium Look On Instrument Panel (S)
Wood/Woodgrain On Instrument Panel (S)
Rear cupholders (S)
Adaptive Cruise/Speed Control (O)
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)
Engine Start Button (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)
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)
Text To Speech / Speech To Text (O)
Climate control (S)
Remote control (S)
Ventilation System (S)
Head Restraints (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Isofix Preparation (S)
Leather-trimmed, tilt telescoping (S)
Door Entry Light (S)
Heated washer (S)
Moonroof (O)
Power Locks (S)
Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key) (S)
Tinted glass windows (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (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)
Headlight Control, Dusk Sensor (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Cargo Area Cover (S)
Cloth (S)
Cloth/Synthetic Leather (S)
Dark Oak wood trim (O)
Eucalyptus wood trim (O)
Leather (S)
Leather and cloth (S)
ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Blind Spot Information incl. Cross Traffic Monitor (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)
Honda Parking Pilot (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)
8 x speakers with 376W power (S)
Steering Wheel Remote Audio Controls (S)
Subwoofer
Climate Control (S)
Rear vent (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Lumbar support for driver seat (S)
Manual height adjustment front seats (S)
Heated (S)
Leather (S)
Tilt and telescopic (S)
Auto wipers (S)
Electric windows front and rear (S)
Front Windshield De-icer (S)
Panoramic glass roof (S)
Privacy glass (S)
Spoiler (S)
Centre Camera Mirror System (S)
Multi View Camera System (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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationBMW i3 interior worlds have different names and variants in different markets. In the US they are Deka World / Mega World / Giga World / Tera World. In the UK they are Atelier / Lodge / Loft / Suite.--
 2019 BMW i3 42 kWh2017 BMW i3 33 kWh2020 Honda e Advance 17"