Comparison between:
- 2021 Hyundai KONA Electric Ultimate 64 kWh
- 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Plus
- 2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Hyundai KONA Electric Ultimate 64 kWh2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Plus2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh
Series-ID.-
2021 Hyundai KONA Electric Ultimate 64 kWh2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Plus2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh
Model aliasKONA EV 64 kWh
KONA Electric Premium SE
ID3 1stNiro EV
eNiro
TrimUltimate 64 kWhPlus64 kWh
Model year202120202019
MarketNorth America, Europe, South KoreaEuropeNorth America, Europe, South Korea
PriceUSD 45,400 (USA, Jan 2021)
GBP 41,500 (UK, Jan 2021)
-USD 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)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)HatchbackCrossover
MaterialsAdvanced High-Strength Steel
High Tensile Steel
Steel
Aluminium
Advanced High Strength Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsUltra Black
Chalk White
Sonic Silver
Ceramic Blue
Pulse Red
Galactic Gray
White
Teal
Graphite
White Pearl
Midnight Black
Pluto Brown
Gravity Blue
Aluminium Silver Metallic
Silky Silver Metallic
Dark Gray Metallic
Runway Red Metallic
Snow White
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
White-Orange
Grey-Black
Black
Grey
Number of doors455
Number of seats555
Length164.6 in
4180 mm
167.8 in
4261 mm
172.2 in
4375 mm
Width70.9 in
1800 mm
71.2 in
1809 mm
71.1 in
1805 mm
Width with mirrors81.5 in
2070 mm
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Height61.2 in
1555 mm
61.1 in
1552 mm
61.8 in
1570 mm
Wheelbase102.4 in
2600 mm
108.9 in
2765 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track61.6 in
1564 mm
-62.0 in
1576 mm
Rear track62.0 in
1575 mm
-62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance6.2 in
158 mm
-6.1 in
155 mm
Front headroom39.6 in
1005 mm
-40.1 in
1018 mm
Rear headroom37.7 in
957 mm
-37.7 in
957 mm
Front shoulder room55.5 in
1410 mm
-56.0 in
1423 mm
Rear shoulder room54.5 in
1385 mm
-55.1 in
1400 mm
Front hip room53.3 in
1354 mm
-53.7 in
1364 mm
Rear hip room52.2 in
1326 mm
-48.3 in
1227 mm
Front legroom41.5 in
1054 mm
-41.7 in
1059 mm
Rear legroom33.4 in
848 mm
-36.0 in
914 mm
Passenger volume2661.8 l
94.00 ft3
2.66 m3
-2735.4 l
96.60 ft3
2.74 m3
Total volume2993.8 l
105.72 ft3
2.99 m3
-3259.3 l
115.10 ft3
3.26 m3
Trunk volume332.0 l
11.72 ft3
0.33 m3
385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
523.9 l
18.50 ft3
0.52 m3
Maximum trunk volume1114.0 l
39.34 ft3
1.11 m3
-1500.8 l
53.00 ft3
1.50 m3
Curb weight3836.04 lb
1740 kg
3637.63 lb
1650 kg
3853.68 lb
1748 kg
Payload925.94 lb
420 kg
-1062.63 lb
482 kg
GVWR4761.98 lb
2160 kg
-4916.31 lb
2230 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.267 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional informationSAE cargo volume with rear seats up is 19.2 cu.ft. / 543.68 l
SAE cargo volume with rear seats down is 45.8 cu.ft. / 1296.9 l
SAE passenger volume is 92.4 cu.ft. / 2616.5 l
SAE total volume is 111.7 cu.ft. / 3163 l
-Height with roof rails - 1570 mm
Height without roof rails - 1560 mm

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerSiemensVolkswagen-
Model-APP 310-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousBrushless DCPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRearFront
Voltage--356 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
Maximum power RPM3600 rpm-3800 - 8000 rpm
Torque395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Comfort
Sport
-Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationThe electric motor manufacturer has not been officially confirmed by Hyundai.
Three levels of regenerative braking.
-Four levels of regenerative baking - from 0 to 3.

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.60 s-7.80 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph--7.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 258.0 mi / 415.2 km
WLTP: 279.0 mi / 449.0 km
WLTP: 261.0 mi / 420.0 kmEPA: 239.0 mi / 384.6 km
WLTP: 282.7 mi / 455.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, HWY: 108 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 120 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 132 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 15.4 kWh/100 km
-EPA, HWY: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 123 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 15.9 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+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 pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.2 m
33.46 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.5-2.57

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 ratio7.981-8.206

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discs-Ventilated discs
Rear brakesDiscs-Discs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx17-7Jx17 ET50

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R17 94V215/50R19215/55R17 94W

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG Chem-SK Innovation
ModelNCM 622--
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion Polymer-Li-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity64 kWh58 kWh64 kWh
Number of cells294-294
Number of modules5-3
Voltage356 V-356 V
Energy density--141.3 Wh/kg
Weight--1030 lb
467.2 kg
LocationUnder the floor, mid-rearUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pump
-Water-based coolant circulation
Additional informationStructure - 3P98S
Cell type - prismatic
VW explicitly states this is the net battery capacity
Estimated gross capacity - 62 kWh
Capacity - 180 Ah
Power - 170 kW
Optional battery heating

Charging type

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

Charging typeICCB cable for AC charging, 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 100 kW
In Cable Control Box (ICCB), 1.1 kW
EVSE cable, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 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 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timePublic CCS 100 kW, 0:39
Public CCS 50 kW, 1:17
POD Point Wallbox, 8:54
ICCB cable for AC charging, 30:29
DC charging, 0:28-0:30
Wallbox 11 kW, 5:17
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 8:04
Public CCS, 0:29-0:42
Public CCS, 1:02
EVSE cable, 8:54
In Cable Control Box (ICCB), 58:11

Additional features

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

Additional featuresCargo net (S)
Dual level cargo floor (S)
Front cup holders (S)
Rear spoiler integrated with CHMSL (S)
Rear–seat center armrest mounted cupholders (S)
Roof antenna, shark fin (S)
Anti-lock brake system (S)
Anti-theft System integrated with remote keyless entry and panic alarm (S)
Blind-Spot Collision Warning (S)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety locks (rear) (S)
Drive mode selector (S)
Driver and front passenger side-impact FR (Thorax) (S)
Driver Attention Warning (S)
Electric Brake-Booster (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic Shift Lock System & Ignition Key Interlock (S)
Electronic stability control with Traction Control (S)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection (S)
Front airbags for driver and passenger (S)
Hill-start assist control (S)
Immobiliser (S)
Lane Keeping Assist (S)
LATCH (S)
OCS seat weight sensor and seat track sensor (S)
Parking Distance Warning - Reverse (S)
Power lumbar support for front seats (S)
Proximity key entry with push button start (S)
Rear camera and guidance system for parking (S)
Rear Cross-Traffic Collision (S)
Regenerative brake shift paddles (S)
Remote control central locking (S)
Side air curtains (front and rear passengers) with rollover sensors ( (S)
Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (S)
10.25-inch color touchscreen (AVN 5.0 Wide) with audio and smart device integration (S)
315W Infinity premium audio with Clari-Fi Music Restoration Technology (S)
7-inch TFT LCD instrument cluster (S)
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay phone connection (S)
Blue Link Connected Car System (S)
Blue Link Remote Charge Access (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Dual USB outlets (1x 1.0-amp and 1x 2.0-amp) (S)
Heads-up Display, pop-up combiner type (S)
Multiple Device Connection (S)
Radio RDS and Digital DAB (S)
Shift knob (S)
8 x speakers (2 front, 2 rear, 2 tweeters, center front, subwoofer) (S)
Wireless Device Charging (For Supported Devices) (S)
Automatic temperature control (S)
Cabin air filter (S)
Heater + PTC Heater (S)
6-way manually adjustable passenger seat (S)
60/40 Split flat rear seatback with adjustable head restraints (S)
8-way power adjustable driver's seat (S)
Dual seatback map pockets (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Ventilated front seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering wheel audio, Bluetooth, and cruise controls (S)
Tilt adjustable, telescoping steering wheel (S)
Body-coloured exterior door handles (S)
Chrome coloured interior door handles (S)
Door armrests (S)
Door storage pockets (S)
Dual vanity mirror with cover on sunvisors with sliding function and illumination (S)
Front 2-speed/variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Front and rear bottle holders (S)
Front and rear power Window Switches (S)
Intermittent rear window wiper/washer (non-variable) (S)
Power door locks (S)
Power tilt-and-slide sunroof (S)
Privacy Glass on the rear (S)
Rain-sensing windshield wipers (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Safety one-touch front auto up/down power windows (S)
Solar front glass on front door and windshield (S)
Windscreen auto defog function (S)
Windscreen washer fluid sensor and warning indicator (S)
Body-coloured side mirrors (S)
Front sun visiors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjusting heated side mirrors (S)
Rearview EC Mirror with HomeLink & Compass (S)
Side mirrors with Turn Signal Indicators (S)
Automatic headlights with dusk sensor (S)
Central dome light (with delay) and auto cut-off (S)
Front and center interior lights (S)
High Beam Assist (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED maplights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Roof-mounted Center High-Mount Stop Lamp (CHMSL) w/ LED brake light (S)
Side mirrors cornering lights (S)
Leather (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Keyless Advanced locking and starting system (S)
Rearview camera system (S)
DAB+ digital radio (S)
Navigation system (S)
2 x USB-C ports on the center console (S)
Design seats (S)
Heated seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Tinted windows (S)
Ambient lights (S)
Brake lights (S)
Matrix LED headlights (S)
Matrix sidelights (S)
Turn indicators and tail light clusters (S)
Black 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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information--The 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.
 2021 Hyundai KONA Electric Ultimate 64 kWh2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Plus2019 KIA e-Niro 64 kWh