Comparison between:
- 2022 Rivian R1T Explore
- 2022 BMW i4 M50

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2022 Rivian R1T Explore2022 BMW i4 M50
2022 Rivian R1T Explore2022 BMW i4 M50
Model alias-i4 M50
TrimExplore-
Model year20222022
MarketNorth AmericaNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 67,500 (USA, Nov 2020)USD 65,900 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 63,905 (UK, Jun 2021)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body stylePick-upCoupe
MaterialsSteel
Carbon-fiber
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsLimestone
Midnight
Forest Green
L.A. Silver
Rivian Blue
Glacier White
Compass Yellow
Red Canyon
El Cap Granite
Alpine White
Sunset Orange Metallic
Mineral White Metallic
Black Sapphire Metallic
Skyscraper Gray Metallic
Sanremo Green Metallic
M Portimao Blue Metallic
Dravit Gray Metallic
Tanzanite Blue Metallic
M Brooklyn Gray Metallic
Aventurine Red Meta
Interior colorsBlackBlack
Tacora Red
Oyster
Number of doors45
Number of seats55
Length218.0 in
5537 mm
188.3 in
4783 mm
Width-72.9 in
1852 mm
Width with folded mirrors79.0 in
2007 mm
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Height72.0 in
1829 mm
57.0 in
1448 mm
Wheelbase135.0 in
3429 mm
112.4 in
2856 mm
Front track67.3 in
1710 mm
62.6 in
1589 mm
Rear track67.3 in
1710 mm
63.2 in
1606 mm
Clearance-4.9 in
125 mm
Minimum clearance9.4 in
240 mm
-
Maximum clearance14.4 in
366 mm
-
Trunk volume311.5 l
11.00 ft3
0.31 m3
470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
Curb weight5886.34 lb
2670 kg
5048.59 lb
2290 kg
Payload1763.7 lb
800 kg
-
GVWR7650.04 lb
3470 kg
-
Drag coefficient-0.25 Cd
Additional informationWater fording depth (max) - 1 m
Approach angle in offroad mode - 34º
Departure angle in offroad mode - 29.3º
Ramp breakover angle in offroad mode - 25.7º
Max climbing gradient - 45 degrees
Bed length (tailgate up) - 1372 mm
Bed length (tailgate down) - 2128 mm
Bed width - 1295 mm
Rear bin volume - 200 l
Gear tunnel - 337 l
Underseat volume - 95 l
Towing capability - 5000 kg
Weight distribution front / rear - 48.1 / 51.9 %
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1270 / 1550 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 1600 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 75 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-BMW
Electric motor type-Permanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motor-Rear
Power-230 kW
308.4 hp
312.7 ps
Maximum power RPM-8000 - 17000 rpm
Regenerative braking-Yes
Additional informationFour motors total torque (135 kWh pack) - 1120 Nm
Four motors total power (135 kWh pack) - 562 kW
Power per wheel - 147 kW
Torque per wheel - 3500 Nm
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
System torque - 790 Nm (586 lb-ft)

Second electric motor

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

Manufacturer-BMW
Motor type-Permanent magnet synchronous
Location-Front
Power-190 kW
254.8 hp
258.3 ps
Maximum power RPM-8000 - 17000 rpm
Regenerative braking-Yes
Additional features-BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed124.9 mph
201.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.00 s3.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph3.00 s-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeReal range: 300.1 mi / 483.0 kmWLTP: 316.9 mi / 510.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-WLTP, CMB: 24 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 circle-12.5 m
41.01 ft
Additional information-Variable sport steering with Servotronic
Steering ratio - 14.1:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Double-joint spring strut axle
Hydraulically damped torque strut bearing
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional information-Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-8.5Jx18
9Jx18

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres-245/45R18 100Y
255/45R18 103Y

Battery

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

Type of rechargeable battery-Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity135 kWh83.9 kWh
Number of cells7776-
Voltage-398.5 V
Weight-1212.54 lb
550 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Additional information-Net battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells

Charging type

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

Charging typeDC fast charging, 160 kWWallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 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 CCS1, 11 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 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, 0:41DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:30

Additional features

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

Additional features3 x 110-volt outlets placed in the bin (S)
Bed camera with alerts (S)
Bin-integrated compressed air (S)
2 x bin-integrated locking cables for securing gear (S)
Gear Guard (S)
Manual tonneau cover (S)
Telescoping racks (S)
8 x airbags for occupant protection (S)
Camera, lidar, radar (S)
11 x cameras (S)
Level 3 autonomy for highway (S)
5 x radars (S)
Reinforcements of the skateboard platform (S)
Ultrasonic and a high precision GPS coupled with high definition maps (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
12.3-inch instrument cluster (S)
15.6-inch center touch screen (S)
6.8-inch rear touch screen (S)
Standard surround sound (S)
Driver lumbar adjustment (S)
Heated seats (S)
100% recycled textile floor mats (S)
Matte black interior finishes (S)
Textile headliner (S)
Vegan leather seating with performance stitching (S)
Adaptive M suspension (S)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Performance control (S)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber / Sensatec (S)
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