Comparison between:
- 2020 MINI Cooper SE Level III
- 2019 BMW i3s 42 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 III2019 BMW i3s 42 kWh
2020 MINI Cooper SE Level III2019 BMW i3s 42 kWh
Model aliasMINI Electric
MINI EV
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TrimLevel III42 kWh
Model year20202019
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceGBP 30,400 (UK, Oct 2019)
USD 37,750 (USA, Oct 2019)
USD 47,650 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 37,840 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 45,950 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,600 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 43,550 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 43,650 (ES, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
Materials-Carbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Exterior colorsBlack
Grey
Silver
Red
Green
Jucaro Beige Metallic
Capparis White
Fluid Black
Imperial Blue Metallic
Melbourne Red Metallic
Mineral Grey Metallic
Interior colors-Black
Dark Grey
Light Grey
Brown
Number of doors35
Number of seats44
Length151.4 in
3845 mm
157.7 in
4006 mm
Width68.0 in
1727 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Width with mirrors76.1 in
1932 mm
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Height56.4 in
1432 mm
62.6 in
1590 mm
Wheelbase98.2 in
2495 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
Front track58.5 in
1485 mm
62.7 in
1592 mm
Rear track58.5 in
1485 mm
62.1 in
1578 mm
Clearance5.0 in
128 mm
5.2 in
131 mm
Front headroom-39.6 in
1006 mm
Rear headroom-37.2 in
945 mm
Front shoulder room-53.6 in
1361 mm
Rear shoulder room-49.2 in
1250 mm
Front legroom-40.5 in
1028 mm
Rear legroom-31.9 in
810 mm
Trunk volume211.0 l
7.45 ft3
0.21 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
Maximum trunk volume731.0 l
25.82 ft3
0.73 m3
1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
Curb weight3009.31 lb
1365 kg
2843.96 lb
1290 kg
Payload892.87 lb
405 kg
970.03 lb
440 kg
GVWR3902.18 lb
1770 kg
3814 lb
1730 kg
Drag coefficient0.3 Cd0.3 Cd
Additional informationPermitted roof load - 60 kg
Permitted axle loads (front / rear) - 985 / 870 kg
The height includes roof fin
Curb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1365 kg
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1805 kg
Overhang front / rear - 714 / 722
Axle load distribution (%) front / rear - 47 / 53

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-BMW
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Power135 kW
181.0 hp
183.5 ps
135 kW
181.0 hp
183.5 ps
Maximum power RPM-4800 rpm
Torque270 Nm
27.5 kgm
199.1 ft-lb
270 Nm
27.5 kgm
199.1 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM100 - 1000 rpm-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesSport
MID
Green
Green+
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationTwo-level regen-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.30 s6.90 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h4.60 s-
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph6.90 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: 214.4 mi / 345.0 km
EPA: 152.9 mi / 246.0 km
WLTP: 177.1 mi / 285.0 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: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 14.6 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 pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.7 m
35.10 ft
10.31 m
33.83 ft
Additional informationElectrically assisted EPS unit with Servotronic function-

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 ratio3.0699.665

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsVentilated discs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx165.5Jx20
6Jx20

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres195/55R16 87W175/55R20 89T
195/50R20 93T

Battery

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

ManufacturerCATLSamsung SDI
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity32.6 kWh42.2 kWh
Number of modules12-
Voltage350.4 V353 V
Weight440.92 lb
200 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pump
Water-based coolant circulation
Additional informationT-shaped battery pack
Usable capacity - 28.9 kWh
The net battery capacity is 37.9 kWh
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Optional battery heating system

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
Household charging, 2.8 kW
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 3.7 kW
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7.4 kW
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 50 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, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 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
DC fast charging, 0:32
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 3:00
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 4:28
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 8:56
Household charging, 11:47

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)
Rear cupholders (S)
Adaptive Cruise/Speed Control (O)
Brake Assist System (S)
Camera-based cruise control with Stop&Go function (O)
City brake function (O)
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)
Hill holder (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Low Tire Pressure Indicator (S)
Parking distance sensors (O)
Parking Distance Sensors, Rear Radar (S)
Passenger Assist Handles (S)
Pedestrian and collision warning (O)
Proactive driving assistant (O)
Rear camera and radar (O)
Service Interval Indicator (S)
Speed limit info (O)
Standard Cruise/Speed Control (S)
Theft Deterrent System (S)
Traffic jam assistant (O)
10.3-inch multi-funciton touchscreen (O)
12V power outlet (S)
200GB internal HD (O)
6.5-inch touchscreen (S)
AM/FM Radio, Digital Radio (S)
Bluetooth (S)
BMW Apps (O)
BMW iDrive (O)
BMW Online with MyInfo (O)
Coming Home Device (S)
Garage Door Opener (S)
Internal HD (S)
Keyless entry (S)
MP3 Player (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)
Text To Speech / Speech To Text (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)
Heated washer (S)
Moonroof (O)
Power Locks (S)
Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key) (S)
Tinted glass windows (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (S)
Automatic rear-view mirror (S)
Foldable side mirrors (S)
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror (S)
Memory adjustment (S)
Toned heated driver and passenger power side mirrors with turn signals (S)
Headlight Control, Dusk Sensor (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Alloy Look On Instrument Panel And Shift Knob (S)
Cargo Area Cover (S)
Cloth (S)
Cloth/Synthetic Leather (S)
Dark Oak wood trim (O)
Eucalyptus wood trim (O)
Leather (S)
Leather and cloth (S)
Titanium Look On Instrument Panel (S)
Wood/Woodgrain On Instrument Panel (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationUS trim level - MINI Electric IconicThe i3s arrives with sports suspension (tighter springs and dampers along with a stabiliser on the front axle) and sports steering with a correspondingly adapted steering torque characteristic.
 2020 MINI Cooper SE Level III2019 BMW i3s 42 kWh