Comparison between:
- 2016 BMW i3 22 kWh
- 2020 KIA Soul EV 64 kWh
- 2020 ŠKODA CITIGOe iV Style (SE L)

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2016 BMW i3 22 kWh2020 KIA Soul EV 64 kWh2020 ŠKODA CITIGOe iV Style (SE L)
2016 BMW i3 22 kWh2020 KIA Soul EV 64 kWh2020 ŠKODA CITIGOe iV Style (SE L)
Model alias-e-Soul
Soul Electric
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Trim22 kWh64 kWhStyle (SE L)
Model year201620202020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, EuropeEurope
Price-EUR 37,790 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,995 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,300 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,725 (ES, Jul 2019)
GBP 22,815 (UK, Nov 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackCrossoverHatchback
MaterialsCarbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Steel
Carbon-fiber
Exterior colorsIonic Silver Metallic
Capparis White
Solar Orange Metallic
Fluid Black
Mineral Gray
Platinum Silver
Gravity Grey with Platinum Gold
Cherry Black with Inferno Red
Neptune Blue with Cherry Black
Candy White
Tornado Red
Sunflower Yellow
Kiwi Green
Deep Pearlescent Black
Crystal Blue
Tungsten Silver
Interior colorsCarum Spice Gray (Mega and Giga World trims)
Cassia (Giga World trim)
Dalberghia Brown (Tera World trim)
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Number of doors555
Number of seats454
Length157.4 in
3999 mm
165.2 in
4195 mm
141.6 in
3597 mm
Width69.9 in
1775 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
64.8 in
1645 mm
Width with mirrors80.2 in
2037 mm
-75.2 in
1910 mm
Height62.1 in
1578 mm
63.0 in
1600 mm
58.7 in
1492 mm
Wheelbase101.2 in
2570 mm
102.4 in
2601 mm
95.2 in
2417 mm
Front track61.9 in
1572 mm
61.6 in
1565 mm
56.2 in
1428 mm
Rear track61.3 in
1557 mm
62.0 in
1575 mm
56.1 in
1424 mm
Clearance5.5 in
140 mm
6.1 in
155 mm
5.3 in
135 mm
Front headroom39.6 in
1006 mm
39.9 in
1013 mm
39.1 in
993 mm
Rear headroom37.2 in
945 mm
38.9 in
988 mm
37.3 in
947 mm
Front shoulder room53.6 in
1361 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
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Rear shoulder room49.2 in
1250 mm
54.7 in
1390 mm
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Front hip room-53.5 in
1359 mm
53.9 in
1369 mm
Rear hip room-52.8 in
1341 mm
54.6 in
1388 mm
Front legroom40.5 in
1029 mm
41.1 in
1044 mm
39.7 in
1009 mm
Rear legroom31.9 in
810 mm
36.5 in
927 mm
31.2 in
793 mm
Trunk volume260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
-251.0 l
8.86 ft3
0.25 m3
Maximum trunk volume1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
-923.0 l
32.60 ft3
0.92 m3
Curb weight2634.52 lb
1195 kg
3708.18 lb
1682 kg
2709.48 lb
1229 kg
Payload936.96 lb
425 kg
1097.9 lb
498 kg
663.59 lb
301 kg
GVWR3571.49 lb
1620 kg
4806.08 lb
2180 kg
3373.07 lb
1530 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.35 Cd0.308 Cd
Additional informationCurb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1270 kg
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1695 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
Trunk volumes are measured according to the VDA standards.

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerBMW-Volkswagen
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearFrontFront
Voltage-356 V-
Power125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
61 kW
81.8 hp
82.9 ps
Maximum power RPM4800 rpm3800 - 8000 rpm3000 - 12000 rpm
Torque250 Nm
25.5 kgm
184.4 ft-lb
395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
212 Nm
21.6 kgm
156.4 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-3600 rpm-
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesComfort
Eco Pro
Eco Pro+
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Eco+
Normal
Additional information-Smart regenerative braking operated via paddle shifters.
Four regen braking levels (0 to 3).
Motor weight - 54.1 kg
Hole assembly weight - 70.4 kg

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed77.7 mph
125.0 km/h
103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.20 s7.60 s12.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph6.90 s7.30 s-
Additional informationEco Pro+ mode top speed - 90 km/h--

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 118.1 mi / 190.0 km
EPA: 80.8 mi / 130.0 km
EPA: 243.0 mi / 391.1 km
WLTP: 280.9 mi / 452.0 km
WLTP: 161.6 mi / 260.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 12.9 kWh/100 km
EPA, CTY: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 27 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 111 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 124 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 137 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
WLTP, CMB: 12.7 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 circle9.86 m
32.35 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
9.8 m
32.15 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.5-
Additional information-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
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio9.6658.206-

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Double wishbone
Shock absorbers
Rear suspensionMulti-link
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Multi-link
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsDiscsDrums
Additional information-Front brakes diameter - 12 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.8 in
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims5Jx20
5Jx19
5.5Jx19
7Jx175Jx16

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres155/70R19
155/60R20
155/70R19 84Q
175/60R19
175/55R20
215/55R17185/50R16

Battery

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

ManufacturerSamsung SDISK Innovation-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity22 kWh64 kWh36.8 kWh
Number of cells96-168
Number of modules8--
Voltage360 V356 V-
Energy density-250 Wh/kg-
Weight449.74 lb
204 kg
1007.51 lb
457 kg
546.75 lb
248 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation-
Minimum ambient temperature--35 °C
-31 °F
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Additional informationThe net battery capacity is 18.8 kWh
Battery warming system
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
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
Usable capacity - 32.3 kWh
Battery dimensions (w / h / d) - 1.7 x 0.3 x 1.1 m

Charging type

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

Charging typeHousehold charging, 3.7 kW
BMW i Wallbox, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging, 50 kW
Trickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
Normal AC charging, 7.2 kW
Household charging, 2.3 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 kW
DC fast charging, 40 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging port-Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW
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Charging time

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

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:22
BMW i Wallbox, 2:59
Household charging, 5:57
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
DC fast charging, 0:49-1:00
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 4:30-5:34
Household charging, 14:03-17:24

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)
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)
Immobilizer (S)
Low Tire Pressure Indicator (S)
Parking distance sensors (O)
Parking Distance Sensors, Rear Radar (S)
Passenger Assist Handles (S)
Rear camera and radar (O)
Service Interval Indicator (S)
Standard Cruise/Speed Control (S)
Theft Deterrent System (S)
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)
Telematics (S)
Trip computer (S)
Voice-activating system (O)
Wide Screen Navigation System, with Internal HD and Traffic Info (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)
Power Locks (S)
Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key) (S)
Power windows (S)
Remote Trunk/Hatch Release (S)
Sunroof (S)
Tinted glass windows (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (S)
Automatic rear-view mirror (S)
Body-color driver and passenger power side mirrors with turn signals (S)
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror (S)
Memory adjustment (S)
Headlight Control (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Cargo Area Cover (S)
Leather (S)
Leather and wool cloth (S)
Sensatec and sustainable cloth (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)
Cruise control (O)
Front airbags (S)
Front head and thorax airbags (S)
Lane Assist (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Remote control lockinh (S)
4 x additional speakers (S)
Animated Coming/Leaving Home function (S)
Move&Fun smartphone docking station (S)
Swing II DAB radio (S)
Climatronic (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Height-adjustable front seats (S)
Three spoke leather steering wheel (S)
Adjustable false boot floor (O)
Body coloured door mirrors and handles (S)
Electric front windows (S)
Heat-insulating glass for the windscreen (S)
Rain and light sensors (S)
Tinted "Sunset" glass for the rear window and rear side windows (O)
Electrically adjustable and heated side mirrors (S)
Ambient lighting (S)
Fog lights (S)
LED DRLs (S)
High-quality fabric (S)
Leather gearstick and handbrake lever (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationFor MY2016 BMW i3 22 kWh is available in three new colours: Fluid Black - Mineral Gray - Platinum Silver replacing the Laurel Gray Metallic - Andesite Silver Metallic - Arravani Gray. All the rest remains the same as the previous model year. The 22 kWh variant of BMW i3 is discontinued in 2017.--
 2016 BMW i3 22 kWh2020 KIA Soul EV 64 kWh2020 ŠKODA CITIGOe iV Style (SE L)