Comparison between:
- 2012 Nissan Leaf SV
- 2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD
- 2020 KIA e-Niro 4
- 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st Max

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2012 Nissan Leaf SV2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD2020 KIA e-Niro 42021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st Max
SeriesZE0--ID.
2012 Nissan Leaf SV2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD2020 KIA e-Niro 42021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st Max
Model alias--Niro EV
eNiro
Niro Electric
ID.4 Pro Performance 1st Max
TrimSVLong Range AWD41st Max
Model year2012202120202021
Market-North America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, South KoreaNorth America, Europe
Price-USD 49,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 58,620 (DE, Nov 2020)
GBP 37,995 (UK, Dec 2019)EUR 58,439 (DE, Sep 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackSport utility vehicle (SUV)CrossoverSport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsSteelMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Advanced High Strength Steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsGlacier Pearl
Blue Ocean
Brilliant Silver
Super Black
Cayenne Red
Deep Blue Metallic
Midnight Silver Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Solid Black
Graphite
White Pearl
Midnight Black
Pluto Brown
Gravity Blue
Aluminium Silver Metallic
Silky Silver Metallic
Dark Gray Metallic
Runway Red Metallic
Snow White
Blue Dusk Metallic
Gletcherwhite Metallic
Honey Yellow Metallic
Mangangray Metallic
Interior colorsLight GreyBlack
Black and White
Black
Grey
Platinum Grey - Florence-Braun
Number of doors5455
Number of seats55 / 755
Length175.0 in
4445 mm
187.0 in
4751 mm
172.2 in
4375 mm
180.5 in
4584 mm
Width69.7 in
1770 mm
75.6 in
1921 mm
71.1 in
1805 mm
72.9 in
1852 mm
Width with mirrors77.4 in
1967 mm
83.8 in
2129 mm
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Width with folded mirrors-77.9 in
1978 mm
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Height61.0 in
1550 mm
63.9 in
1624 mm
61.4 in
1560 mm
64.2 in
1631 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
113.8 in
2890 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
109.1 in
2771 mm
Front track60.6 in
1539 mm
33.3 in
847 mm
62.0 in
1576 mm
62.5 in
1587 mm
Rear track60.4 in
1534 mm
38.8 in
986 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
61.7 in
1567 mm
Clearance6.3 in
160 mm
6.6 in
167 mm
6.1 in
155 mm
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Minimum clearance---8.3 in
210 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
41.0 in
1041 mm
40.1 in
1018 mm
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Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
39.4 in
1001 mm
37.7 in
957 mm
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Front shoulder room54.3 in
1379 mm
56.4 in
1432 mm
56.0 in
1423 mm
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Rear shoulder room52.5 in
1334 mm
54.1 in
1373 mm
55.1 in
1400 mm
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Front hip room51.5 in
1308 mm
53.8 in
1367 mm
53.7 in
1364 mm
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Rear hip room50.0 in
1270 mm
50.6 in
1286 mm
48.3 in
1227 mm
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Front legroom42.1 in
1069 mm
41.9 in
1063 mm
41.7 in
1059 mm
41.1 in
1044 mm
Rear legroom33.3 in
846 mm
40.5 in
1029 mm
36.0 in
914 mm
37.6 in
955 mm
Passenger volume2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
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Total volume3194.0 l
112.80 ft3
3.19 m3
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Trunk volume410.6 l
14.50 ft3
0.41 m3
-451.0 l
15.93 ft3
0.45 m3
543.0 l
19.18 ft3
0.54 m3
Maximum trunk volume679.6 l
24.00 ft3
0.68 m3
1925.5 l
68.00 ft3
1.93 m3
1405.0 l
49.62 ft3
1.41 m3
1575.0 l
55.62 ft3
1.57 m3
Curb weight3353.23 lb
1521 kg
4415.86 lb
2003 kg
3994.78 lb
1812 kg
4517.27 lb
2049 kg
Payload970.03 lb
440 kg
886.26 lb
402 kg
921.53 lb
418 kg
1347.02 lb
611 kg
GVWR4323.26 lb
1961 kg
5302.12 lb
2405 kg
4916.31 lb
2230 kg
5864.3 lb
2660 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.23 Cd0.29 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional information--Height with roof rails - 1570 mmPermitted 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

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerNissan--Volkswagen
ModelEM61--APP 310
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousBrushless DC
Location of the motorFrontRearFrontRear
Voltage345 V-356 V-
Power80 kW
107.3 hp
108.8 ps
-150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
Maximum power RPM--3800 - 8000 rpm-
Torque280 Nm
28.6 kgm
206.5 ft-lb
-395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYesYesYes
Driving modes--Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
-
Additional information-Liquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
Total system power output - 286 kW / 384 hp
Total system torque - 510 Nm / 376 lb-ft
Four levels of regenerative baking - from 0 to 3.-

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

Motor type-AC induction/asynchronous--
Location-Front--
Regenerative braking-Yes--
Additional features-Liquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
134.8 mph
217.0 km/h
103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-5.10 s7.80 s8.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph9.90 s4.80 s7.50 s-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 108.7 mi / 175.0 km
EPA: 73.0 mi / 117.5 km
EPA: 326.0 mi / 524.6 km
WLTP: 313.8 mi / 505.0 km
EPA: 239.0 mi / 384.6 km
WLTP: 282.0 mi / 453.8 km
WLTP: 382.0 mi / 614.8 km
WLTP: 302.6 mi / 487.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 21.1 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 34 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 92 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 99 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 106 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 27 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 117 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 125 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 131 MPGe
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
NEDC, CMB: 16.2 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 18.5 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classAA+A+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 circle10.4 m
34.12 ft
12.1 m
39.70 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.2 m
33.46 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-22.573.5

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
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio7.93779.18.206-

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
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Rear suspensionLive axle (beam axle / rigid axle / solid axle)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Independent
Multi-link
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Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs-
Rear brakesDiscsVentilated discsDiscs-
Additional informationHydraulic dual-circuit braking systemRotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Fotor thickness front / rear - 25 / 20 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx16 ET409.5Jx19 ET45
9.5Jx20 ET45
7Jx17 ET508.5Jx21
9Jx21

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/55R16 89H255/45R19
255/40R20
215/55R17 94W230/45R21
255/40R21

Battery

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

ManufacturerAESCLG ChemSK InnovationLG Chem
Model-NCM 21700-NCM712
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity24 kWh74 kWh64 kWh77 kWh
Number of cells1924416294-
Number of modules48-3-
Voltage360 V-356 V-
Energy density157 Wh/kg-141.3 Wh/kg-
Weight601.86 lb
273 kg
-1007.51 lb
457 kg
1086.88 lb
493 kg
Volume485.0 l
17.13 ft3
0.48 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convection (passive)Water-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation-
Minimum ambient temperature-25 °C
-13 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature49 °C
120.2 °F
60 °C
140 °F
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Additional informationStacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery
Heat pumpCapacity - 180 Ah
Battery heating system with heat pump
Gross capacity - 82 kWh

Charging type

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

Charging typeEVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 250 kW
3-pin AC charging, 2.3 kW
AC charging, 7.2 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 100 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, 3.6 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kWOnboard 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 timePortable cable, 6:40-8:00
EVSE cable, 10:26-21:00
-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
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Additional features

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

Additional featuresTire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist (BA) (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Energy-absorbing steering column (S)
Front and rear crumple zones (S)
LATCH (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Pretensioners and load limiters on front belts (S)
Side door guard beams (S)
Standard Roadside Assistance (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
12-volt power outlet (S)
7-inch display (S)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD-ROM (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System (S)
CARWINGS telematics (S)
Nissan Navigation System (S)
6 x Speakers (S)
Standard trip computer (S)
USB port (S)
XM Satellite Radio (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) (S)
Rear HVAC duct (S)
4-way manual front passenger's seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40-split folding rear seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
3-spoke, heated (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key (S)
Power door locks with auto locking (S)
Power windows (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Heated outside mirrots (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Partially recycled materials for seat fabric (S)
Tow Hitch (O)
360-degree parking camera (O)
Advanced collision avoidance (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
BLIS with steer assist (S)
Collapsable steering column (S)
Collision avoidance braking and steering (S)
Cross traffic alert (S)
Driver alert (S)
Driver assist (S)
Driver knee airbag (S)
Dual-stage driver airbag (S)
Dual-stage passenger airbag with active ventilation (S)
Energy-absorbin interior (S)
Evasive manoeuvre assist (S)
Far side airbags (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (S)
Forward looking radar (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front seat belts with electrical pre-cash tensioner (S)
Front seat belts with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
Inflatable curtains (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Outer rear seats with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Rear collision warning/mitigation (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Road sign info (S)
Side airbags (S)
Side impact protection (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
Whiplash injury protection (S)
15-inch touch dispaly (S)
2 x amps (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
14 x speakers (S)
1 x subwoofer (S)
12-way power adjustable front and rear seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Three independently folding 2nd row seats (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
LED fog lamps (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)
Luggage compart,ment net (S)
Net wall (S)
Towing bracket (S)
Variable luggage floor (S)
Adaptive chassis control DCC including driving profile selection (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go (S)
Area-View sensor with bird's eye view (S)
Driver and front passenger airbags (S)
Drowsiness detection (S)
e-Sound (S)
ECall emergency call system (S)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
Emergency assist (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 Access, keyless opening and locking with start button (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Parking aid (S)
Proactive passenger protection (S)
Progressive steering control (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Rear view camera system (S)
Side Assist - blind spot assist (S)
Three-point automatic seat belts at the front with height adjustment and tensioners (S)
Tire control display (S)
Traffic queuing assist (S)
Traffic sign recognition (S)
Travel assist (S)
Warning sound and light for front and rear seatbelts not fastened (S)
Wheel locks with extended theft protection (S)
12-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)
Comfort telephone with induction charging (S)
DAB + digital radio reception (S)
Discover Pro navigation (S)
Diversity antenna for FM reception (S)
Head-up display (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)
3-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)
ergoActive front seats with electrical adjustment, memory function and sliding thigh support (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Multi-function, leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Easy Open & Close - sensor controlled tailgate (S)
Fixed panoramic glass roof (S)
Heated automatic washer jets on windscreen (S)
Heated windscreen (S)
Laminated safety glass for front side windows (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 with memory function (S)
Lit make-up mirror on sunvisors (S)
30-color ambient lighting (S)
3D LED taillights with dynamic turn signals (S)
Dynamic LED Matrix headlights with dynamic light assistant (S)
Fog lights (S)
Illuminated strips between the headlights and door handles (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)
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