Comparison between:
- 2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD
2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD
Model aliasNiro EV
eNiro
Model 3 LR AWD
Trim64 kWhLong Range AWD
Model year20192021
MarketNorth America, Europe, South KoreaNorth America, Europe, China
PriceUSD 38,500 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 36,495 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,510 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,090 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 44,500 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 40,485 (ES, Jul 2019)
USD 46,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 52,490 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 309,900 (CN, Nov 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCrossoverSedan
MaterialsAdvanced High Strength Steel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsGraphite
White Pearl
Midnight Black
Pluto Brown
Gravity Blue
Aluminium Silver Metallic
Silky Silver Metallic
Dark Gray Metallic
Runway Red Metallic
Snow White
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
Black
Black and White
Number of doors54
Number of seats55
Length172.2 in
4375 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width71.1 in
1805 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors-82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
Height61.8 in
1570 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track62.0 in
1576 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track62.4 in
1585 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance6.1 in
155 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom40.1 in
1018 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom37.7 in
957 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room56.0 in
1423 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room55.1 in
1400 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room53.7 in
1364 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room48.3 in
1227 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom41.7 in
1059 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom36.0 in
914 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume2735.4 l
96.60 ft3
2.74 m3
2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Total volume3259.3 l
115.10 ft3
3.26 m3
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Trunk volume523.9 l
18.50 ft3
0.52 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1500.8 l
53.00 ft3
1.50 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight3853.68 lb
1748 kg
4071.94 lb
1847 kg
Payload1062.63 lb
482 kg
921.53 lb
418 kg
GVWR4916.31 lb
2230 kg
4993.47 lb
2265 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.23 Cd
Additional informationHeight with roof rails - 1570 mm
Height without roof rails - 1560 mm
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla
Model-L13
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Voltage356 V370 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
188 kW
252.1 hp
255.6 ps
Maximum power RPM3800 - 8000 rpm-
Torque395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
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Additional informationFour levels of regenerative baking - from 0 to 3.A permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive

Second electric motor

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

Manufacturer-Tesla
Motor type-AC induction/asynchronous
Location-Front
Power-147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
Regenerative braking-Yes
Additional features-3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
144.8 mph
233.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.80 s4.40 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph7.50 s4.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 239.0 mi / 384.6 km
WLTP: 282.7 mi / 455.0 km
NEDC: 415.1 mi / 668.0 km
EPA: 352.9 mi / 568.0 km
WLTP: 360.4 mi / 580.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, HWY: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 123 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 15.9 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 127 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 134 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 141 MPGe

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 pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.572.05

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio8.2069

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsVentilated discs
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

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx17 ET508.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R17 94W235/45R18
235/40R19

Battery

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

ManufacturerSK InnovationTesla and Panasonic, LG Chem
Model-NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity64 kWh79.5 kWh
Number of cells2944416
Number of modules3-
Voltage356 V360 V
Energy density141.3 Wh/kg260 Wh/kg
Weight1030 lb
467.2 kg
1053.81 lb
478 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationCapacity - 180 Ah
Power - 170 kW
Optional battery heating
The battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity around 75 kWh.

Charging type

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

Charging typeIn Cable Control Box (ICCB), 1.1 kW
EVSE cable, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 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

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, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timePublic CCS, 0:29-0:42
Public CCS, 1:02
EVSE cable, 8:54
In Cable Control Box (ICCB), 58:11
Supercharger, 0:33
SAE J1772 Adapter, 4:12-13:59
Wall Connector, 7:00
NEMA 14-50, 8:23
NEMA 5-15, 55:55

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBlack high gloss upper console panel (S)
Black wheel arch, side sill, belt-line molding (S)
Body-color door waistline and front and rear bumpers (S)
Crossbars (O)
Deluxe scuff plates (S)
Front console arm rest with storage and cup holder (S)
Hidden storage tray in cargo area (S)
Hybrid Blue bumper garnish accent color (S)
Luggage net (O)
Luggage net hook (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Power tilt/slide sunroof (O)
Rear center arm rest with cup holder (S)
Roof rails (S)
Shark-fin style antenna (S)
4-wheel Antilock Brakes System (ABS) (S)
Blind Spot Collision Warning (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Driver's knee airbag (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat-mounted side airbags (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Forward Collision Warning (S)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (S)
Forward parking distance warning (O)
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 Following Assist System (S)
Lane Keep Assist System with Driver Attention Alert (S)
LATCH (S)
Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (S)
Rear-view Camera with dynamic guidelines (S)
Reverse parking distance warning (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (S)
Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
7-inch touchscreen with MP3, Satellite Radio, integrated rear camera and dynamic guidelines (S)
8-inch touchscreen Navigation display system with Premium sound system, Satellite and HD radio (S)
AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM audio system (S)
Bluetooth wireless technology with voice recognition (S)
Digital clock (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
4 x speakers and 2 tweeters (S)
8 x speakers with Harman Kardon Sound System with Clari-Fi technology, including Sub-woofer (S)
Supervision meter cluster with 7-inch display with Tachometer (S)
Trip computer (S)
USB audio input ports (S)
USB chargers (front center fascia and inside center console) (S)
UVO eco Infotainment System with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration (S)
Wireless phone charger (S)
Automatic temperature control with auto defog (S)
Climate and charging scheduling system (S)
Electric-motor-drive air conditioning compressor (S)
Rear air conditioning vent (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (O)
Rear heating duct (S)
10-way power adjustable driver's seat with 2-way power lumbar support (S)
6-way adjustable driver's seat with height adjuster (S)
6-way adjustable passenger seat with height adjuster (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Driver's seat back pocket (S)
Front and rear adjustable headrests (S)
Front passenger seat back pocket (S)
Heated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Ventilated front seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering wheel-mounted audio controls (S)
Steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters (S)
Tilt and telescoping steering column (S)
Acoustic windshield glass with shade band (S)
Body-color outside door handles (S)
Heated back-lite glass (S)
Power door locks with two-turn entry system (S)
Power driver's window with auto up/down and pinch protection (S)
Power passenger window with auto up/down and pinch protection (S)
Power rear windows (S)
Privacy glass (rear doors, rear quarter, back-lite) (S)
Smart Key with Push-button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
Solar control front windows (S)
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror with Homelink (O)
Body-color outside mirrors with high-gloss accent (S)
Day and night rear-view mirror (S)
Heated, power folding outside mirrors with LED repeater lamps (S)
Illuminated sunvisor vanity mirrors (S)
Sunvisor with vanity mirror, sliding, with driver's ticket holder (S)
Auto Light Control headlights (S)
Bi-function projection headlights with leveling function and escort (S)
Cargo light (S)
Center console mood lamp (S)
Front fog lamps (S)
LED cargo light (S)
LED cornering lamps (S)
LED Daytime Running lights (S)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED overhead console and room lamps (S)
LED positioning lamps (S)
LED projection headlights with 1W assist beam (O)
Overhead console and room lamps (S)
Rear LED combination lamps (S)
Cloth and artificial leather seat trim (S)
Deluxe door arm rest covering with stitches (S)
Deluxe high gloss door garnish (S)
Leather seat trim (S)
Satin Chrome inside door handles (S)
Air-filter (S)
Automatic keyless entry (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)
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)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Internet browser (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Premium audio - 14 speakers, 1 subwoofer, 2 amps and immersive sound (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (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 front and rear heated 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)
Leatherette 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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationThe available trims of the KIA Niro EV in the US are dubbed EX and EX Premium. In Germany there are three trims - Edition 7
Vision and Spirit.
North America gets only 5 colors - Graphite
White Pearl
Midnight Black
Pluto Brown
Gravity Blue. In addition to those
Europe also gets Aluminium Silver Metallic
Silky Silver Metallic
Dark Gray Metallic
Runway Red Metallic
Snow white.
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 2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD