Comparison between:
- 2020 MINI Cooper SE Level III
- 2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
- 2020 KIA Soul EV 64 kWh

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 MINI Cooper SE Level III2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD2020 KIA Soul EV 64 kWh
2020 MINI Cooper SE Level III2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD2020 KIA Soul EV 64 kWh
Model aliasMINI Electric
MINI EV
Model 3 S+
Model 3 SR+
e-Soul
Soul Electric
TrimLevel IIIStandard Range Plus RWD64 kWh
Model year202020202020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, China, AustraliaNorth America, Europe
PriceGBP 30,400 (UK, Oct 2019)
USD 37,750 (USA, Oct 2019)
USD 37,990 (USA, May 2020)
GBP 38,500 (UK, Nov 2019)
EUR 44,390 (DE, Nov 2019)
AUD 72,896 (AU, Nov 2019)
CNY 363,900 (China, Nov 2019)
EUR 37,790 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,995 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,300 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,725 (ES, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackSedanCrossover
Materials-Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsBlack
Grey
Silver
Red
Green
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Gravity Grey with Platinum Gold
Cherry Black with Inferno Red
Neptune Blue with Cherry Black
Interior colors-Black
Black and White
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Number of doors345
Number of seats455
Length151.4 in
3845 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
165.2 in
4195 mm
Width68.0 in
1727 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
Width with mirrors76.1 in
1932 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
-
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
-
Height56.4 in
1432 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
63.0 in
1600 mm
Wheelbase98.2 in
2495 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
102.4 in
2601 mm
Front track58.5 in
1485 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
61.6 in
1565 mm
Rear track58.5 in
1485 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
62.0 in
1575 mm
Clearance5.0 in
128 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
6.1 in
155 mm
Front headroom-40.3 in
1024 mm
39.9 in
1013 mm
Rear headroom-37.7 in
958 mm
38.9 in
988 mm
Front shoulder room-56.3 in
1430 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
Rear shoulder room-54.0 in
1372 mm
54.7 in
1390 mm
Front hip room-53.4 in
1356 mm
53.5 in
1359 mm
Rear hip room-52.4 in
1331 mm
52.8 in
1341 mm
Front legroom-42.7 in
1085 mm
41.1 in
1044 mm
Rear legroom-35.2 in
894 mm
36.5 in
927 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
-
Trunk volume211.0 l
7.45 ft3
0.21 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
-
Maximum trunk volume731.0 l
25.82 ft3
0.73 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
-
Curb weight3009.31 lb
1365 kg
3551.65 lb
1611 kg
3708.18 lb
1682 kg
Payload892.87 lb
405 kg
989.88 lb
449 kg
1097.9 lb
498 kg
GVWR3902.18 lb
1770 kg
4541.52 lb
2060 kg
4806.08 lb
2180 kg
Drag coefficient0.3 Cd0.23 Cd0.35 Cd
Additional informationPermitted roof load - 60 kg
Permitted axle loads (front / rear) - 985 / 870 kg
-Overhand front/rear - 866 mm (34.1 in.) / 729 mm (28.7 in. )
Approach / departure angle - 16.2 / 29.6 (degrees)
Min VDA trunk volume (rear seats up) - 315 l
Max VDA trunk volume (rear seats down) - 1339 l

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla-
Model-L13-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousSwitched reluctancePermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRearFront
Voltage-370 V356 V
Power135 kW
181.0 hp
183.5 ps
211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
Maximum power RPM--3800 - 8000 rpm
Torque270 Nm
27.5 kgm
199.1 ft-lb
-395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM100 - 1000 rpm-3600 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesSport
MID
Green
Green+
-Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationTwo-level regenA specific switched relucatance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.Smart regenerative braking operated via paddle shifters.
Four regen braking levels (0 to 3).

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.30 s5.60 s7.60 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h4.60 s--
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph6.90 s5.30 s7.30 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 110.0 mi / 177.0 km
WLTP: 140.0 mi / 225.3 km
NEDC: 285.8 mi / 460.0 km
EPA: 250.0 mi / 402.3 km
WLTP: 254.1 mi / 409.0 km
EPA: 243.0 mi / 391.1 km
WLTP: 280.9 mi / 452.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 15 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 24 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 132 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 141 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 148 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 101 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 114 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 127 MPGe
WLTP, CTY: 10.9 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 15.7 kWh/100 km

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 circle10.7 m
35.10 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.052.5
Additional informationElectrically assisted EPS unit with Servotronic function-Steering ratio - 12.8:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio3.06998.206

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
MacPherson strut
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Trailing arm (trailing link)
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Shock absorbers
Multi-link
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsVentilated discsDiscs
Additional information-Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper
Front brakes diameter - 12 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.8 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx168.5Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx18 ET40
7Jx17

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres195/55R16 87W235/45R18
235/40R19
215/55R17

Battery

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

ManufacturerCATLTesla and PanasonicSK Innovation
Model-NCR21700A-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity32.6 kWh54 kWh64 kWh
Number of cells-2976-
Number of modules124-
Voltage350.4 V360 V356 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg250 Wh/kg
Weight440.92 lb
200 kg
-1007.51 lb
457 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pump
Water-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
-
Additional informationT-shaped battery pack
Usable capacity - 28.9 kWh
The battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity - at least 50 kWh.
The 53.6 kWh total battery capacity is estimated.
2976 cells with 31 cells per brick.
A total of 4 modules - 2 with 23 bricks and 2 with 25 bricks.
Battery Ah - 180 Ah
Actual battery capacity is 67 kWh - 64 kWh is the usable capacity.
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Heat Pump HVAC system (inner condenser heating system) is optional

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 7.4 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
NEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 kW
Trickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
Normal AC charging, 7.2 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, 7.4 kWOnboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kWOnboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard 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 timeDC charging, 0:31-0:39
Wallbox, 2:58
AC charging, 4:25
Supercharger, 0:30
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:23-11:17
Wall Connector, 5:39
NEMA 14-50, 6:46
NEMA 5-15, 45:08
DC fast charging 100 kW, 0:31-0:39
DC fast charging 50 kW, 1:02-1:17
Normal AC charging, 8:54
Trickle charging at home, 44:27

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBrake dry function (S)
City collision mitigation for pedestrians (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Cruise control (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with brake assistant (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Electronic brake force distribution (EBD) (S)
Electronic Differential Lock Control (EDLC) and Performance Control (S)
Electronics parking brake (S)
Fading Brake Support (S)
Front and rear parking distance control (S)
High beam assistance (S)
Hill start assist (S)
Hydraulic 2-circuit brake system with anti-lock brakes (ABS) (S)
Rear view park assist camera (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Traffic sign information (S)
5.5-inch driver's display (S)
8.8-inch touch screen (S)
Comfort access (keyless entry) (S)
Digital Cockpit (S)
Harman / Kardon speakers (S)
Head up display (S)
MINI Navigation including Apple Car Play, MINI Connected and public charging locations (S)
2-zone automatic air-conditioning (S)
Auxiliary heating (S)
With heat pump (S)
Heated seats (S)
Panoramic sunroof (S)
LED headlights (S)
MINI logo puddle lights (S)
Full leather interior (S)
Air-filter (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
12V power outlet (S)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rear seats head airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
15.4 LCD touchscreen (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Standard maps and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Upgraded audio-immersive sound (S)
Voice recognition system (S)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
Remote control air-conditioning (S)
Secondary ventilation controls (S)
Ventilation system (S)
12-way power adjustable heated front seats (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Height adjustable front seatbelts (S)
Manually adjusted steering wheel (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Keyless NFC keycard (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power cargo access remote release (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seat material and trim (S)
2- tier rear cargo floor (S)
Body color bumpers with gloss black accents (S)
Cargo net (O)
Cargo screen (S)
Charge port nozzle lock (S)
Crossbars (O)
Front center console with cup holders, armrest and storage box (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (inner condenser heating system) (O)
High Voltage Positive Temperature Coefficient (PTC) Heater (S)
Luggage net hook (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Rear center arm rest with cup holder (S)
Roof rack ready (mounting points) (O)
Rotary dial transmission gear shift knob (S)
Unique "Eco Electric" hatch emblem (S)
Unique front grille insert (S)
Anti lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Autonomous Emergency Brake (AEB) (S)
Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Driver's side knee airbag (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat mounted side airbags (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) with auto hold (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear 3 point seat belts (S)
Front seat belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat belt reminder and buckle sensor (S)
Full length side curtain airbags (S)
Height adjustable front seat belt anchors (S)
Hill start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Impact sensing auto door unlock (S)
Lane Departure Warning (LDW) (S)
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Parking Distance Warning Reverse (PDW R) (S)
Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Rear child safety door locks (S)
Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW) (S)
Rear view camera with dynamic guidelines (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Smart Cruise Control (SCC) with Stop & Go (S&G) (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (S)
Tire Mobility Kit (TMK) (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
1 rear USB port (S)
10.25" touchscreen color audio display unit with integrated rear view camera with parking guidance, (S)
12V power outlet (front) (S)
2 front USB ports (1 charging, 1 input) (S)
7" color LCD supervision meter cluster (S)
AM/FM/MP3 audio system (S)
Bluetooth wireless technology with voice recognition (S)
Charge status indicator, 3 level lights on instrument panel (S)
Climate and charging scheduling (S)
Digital clock (S)
Navigation system with EV charging stations (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
Smart Key with Push button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
8 x speaker surround sound Harman Kardon Premium Audio system with subwoofer and Clari Fi technology (S)
6 x speakers (S)
Trip computer (S)
UVO link infotainment System with smartphone integration (S)
Wireless phone charging (S)
Air conditioning with auto defog and cluster ionizer (S)
Driver only air condition function (S)
Rear heater ducts (under front seats) (S)
6-way manual adjustable driver's seat with 2-way height adjuster (S)
60/40 split folding rear seats (S)
8-way power adjustable driver's seat with 2-way power lumbar support and 2-way power height adjust (S)
Front and rear adjustable headrests (S)
Heated front seats (2-levels) (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel (S)
Polyurethane wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering wheel mounted audio control buttons (S)
Tilt and telescopic steering column (S)
Aero blade type windshield wipers (S)
Body color outside door handles (S)
Door scuff plate (S)
Door waistline and wheel arch molding (S)
Driver's one touch auto up/down and safety (S)
Front and rear door bottle holder (O)
Front passenger seatback pockets (S)
Front variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Matte silver inside door handles (S)
Passenger's one touch auto up/down and safety (S)
Power door locks with two turn entry system (S)
Power front/rear windows (S)
Privacy glass (rear door windows, rear quarter, back lite) (S)
Satin Chrome inside door handles (S)
Side sill and belt line molding (S)
Solar control glass (windshield with shade band, front door windows) (S)
Auto Dimming rear view mirror (S)
Body color outside mirrors with gloss black base (S)
Day and night rear view mirror (S)
Gloss black outside mirrors with gloss black base (S)
Outside mirrors with turn signal indicators (S)
Power adjustable heated outside mirrors (S)
Sunvisor vanity mirrors with covers, and sliding (S)
Cargo light (S)
Charge port light (S)
Fog lights (S)
Front overhead console room lamp (S)
Illuminated sunvisor (S)
LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) (S)
LED fog lights (S)
LED headlights with auto light control, leveling and escort function (S)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (O)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED positioning headlights (S)
LED turn signal lamps (S)
Rear LED combination lights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leatherette upper console (S)
Sofino leather seat trim (S)
Woven and Tricot cloth seat trim (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

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