Comparison between:
- 2020 ŠKODA CITIGOe iV Ambition (SE)
- 2017 BMW i3 33 kWh
- 2016 KIA Soul EV

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 ŠKODA CITIGOe iV Ambition (SE)2017 BMW i3 33 kWh2016 KIA Soul EV
2020 ŠKODA CITIGOe iV Ambition (SE)2017 BMW i3 33 kWh2016 KIA Soul EV
TrimAmbition (SE)33 kWh-
Model year202020172016
MarketEuropeNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceEUR 20,950 (DE, Sep 2019)
GBP 20,455 (UK, Nov 2019)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackCrossover
MaterialsSteel
Carbon-fiber
Carbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsCandy White
Tornado Red
Sunflower Yellow
Kiwi Green
Deep Pearlescent Black
Crystal Blue
Tungsten Silver
Protonic Blue Metallic
Capparis White
Fluid Black
Mineral Grey Metallic
Platinum Silver
Ionic Silver
Carribean Blue w/Clear White Roof
Clear White
Shadow Black w/Inferno Red Roof
Titanium Silver
Bright Silver Metallic
Shadow Black
Interior colors--Grey
Number of doors554
Number of seats445
Length141.6 in
3597 mm
157.4 in
3999 mm
163.0 in
4140 mm
Width64.8 in
1645 mm
69.9 in
1775 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
Width with mirrors75.2 in
1910 mm
80.2 in
2037 mm
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Height58.7 in
1492 mm
62.1 in
1578 mm
62.7 in
1593 mm
Wheelbase95.2 in
2417 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
Front track56.2 in
1428 mm
61.9 in
1572 mm
62.0 in
1576 mm
Rear track56.1 in
1424 mm
61.3 in
1557 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance5.3 in
135 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
6.3 in
160 mm
Front headroom39.1 in
993 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
947 mm
37.2 in
945 mm
39.5 in
1003 mm
Front shoulder room-53.6 in
1361 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
Rear shoulder room-49.2 in
1250 mm
54.7 in
1389 mm
Front hip room53.9 in
1369 mm
-53.2 in
1351 mm
Rear hip room54.6 in
1388 mm
-49.3 in
1252 mm
Front legroom39.7 in
1009 mm
40.5 in
1028 mm
40.9 in
1039 mm
Rear legroom31.2 in
793 mm
31.9 in
810 mm
36.0 in
914 mm
Passenger volume-2379.0 l
84.01 ft3
2.38 m3
2749.0 l
97.08 ft3
2.75 m3
Total volume--3281.0 l
115.87 ft3
3.28 m3
Trunk volume251.0 l
8.86 ft3
0.25 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
532.0 l
18.79 ft3
0.53 m3
Maximum trunk volume923.0 l
32.60 ft3
0.92 m3
1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
1402.0 l
49.51 ft3
1.40 m3
Curb weight2709.48 lb
1229 kg
2744.76 lb
1245 kg
3289.3 lb
1492 kg
Payload663.59 lb
301 kg
936.96 lb
425 kg
1031.76 lb
468 kg
GVWR3373.07 lb
1530 kg
3681.72 lb
1670 kg
4321.06 lb
1960 kg
Drag coefficient0.308 Cd0.29 Cd0.35 Cd
Additional informationTrunk volumes are measured according to the VDA standards.Curb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1320 kg
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1745 kg
Overhand front/rear - 841 mm (33.1 in.) / 729 mm (28.7 in. )
Approach / departure angle - 17.3 / 29.2 (degrees)
Curb weight with sunroof - 1526.8 kg (optional for the + trim only)

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerVolkswagenBMW-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRearFront
Voltage--360 V
Power61 kW
81.8 hp
82.9 ps
125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
81 kW
109.2 hp
110.7 ps
Maximum power RPM3000 - 12000 rpm4800 rpm8000 rpm
Torque212 Nm
21.6 kgm
156.4 ft-lb
250 Nm
25.5 kgm
184.4 ft-lb
285 Nm
29.1 kgm
210.2 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM--2730 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Normal
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
-
Additional informationMotor weight - 54.1 kg
Hole assembly weight - 70.4 kg
-Input voltage - 240-413 V

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h12.50 s7.30 s11.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph--11.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 161.6 mi / 260.0 kmNEDC: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km
EPA: 114.0 mi / 183.5 km
NEDC: 131.7 mi / 212.0 km
EPA: 93.2 mi / 150.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 12.7 kWh/100 kmNEDC, CMB: 12.6 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 29 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 106 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 118 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 129 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 32 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 92 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 105 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 120 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 pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle9.8 m
32.15 ft
9.86 m
32.35 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns--2.85
Additional information--Steering ratio - 15.7:1

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 ratio-9.6658.206

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Double wishbone
Shock absorbers
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Rear suspensionTorsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Semi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDrumsVentilated discsDiscs
Additional information--Front brakes diameter - 11.8 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.1 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims5Jx14
5Jx16
5Jx20
5Jx19
5.5Jx19
6.5Jx16

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres165/70R14
185/50R16
155/60R20
155/70R19 84Q
175/50R20
175/60R19 84Q
205/60R16 92H

Battery

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

Manufacturer-Samsung SDISK Innovation
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity36.8 kWh33.2 kWh30.5 kWh
Number of cells16896192
Number of modules-88
Voltage-353 V360 V
Energy density--200 Wh/kg
Weight546.75 lb
248 kg
-604.95 lb
274.4 kg
Volume--241.0 l
8.51 ft3
0.24 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
Cooling-Water-based coolant circulationAir convection
Minimum ambient temperature---35 °C
-31 °F
Additional informationUsable capacity - 32.3 kWh
Battery dimensions (w / h / d) - 1.7 x 0.3 x 1.1 m
The net battery capacity is 27.2 kWh
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Optional battery heating system
Usable capacity - 27 kWh
Battery Ah - 75 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Supposed battery model - NCM 622
A heat pump HVAC system is standard

Charging type

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

Charging typeHousehold charging, 2.3 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 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
Trickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 2.3 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 port-Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeWallbox 7.2 kW, 4:30-5:34
Household charging, 14:03-17:24
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
DC fast charging, 0:29-0:33
Normal AC charging, 4:38-5:00
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 11:44-13:16
Trickle charging at home, 21:11-24:00

Additional features

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

Additional featuresFront airbags (S)
Front head and thorax airbags (S)
Lane Assist (S)
Remote control lockinh (S)
Move&Fun smartphone docking station (S)
Swing II DAB radio (S)
Climatronic (S)
Three spoke leather steering wheel (S)
Electric front windows (S)
Fog lights (S)
LED DRLs (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)
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)
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)
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)
Body color bumpers with color accents (S)
Cargo screen (S)
Dual front cup holders (S)
FlexSteer (S)
Luggage net (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Anti lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat mounted side airbags (S)
Electric Power Steering (EPS) (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear 3 point seat belts (S)
Front seat belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat belt reminder (S)
Full length side curtain airbags (S)
Height adjustable front seat belt anchors (S)
Hill start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Park assist system with front and rear sensors (S)
Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Rear child safety door locks (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Tire Mobility Kit (TMK) (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
3.5-inch OLED supervision cluster (S)
8-inch display with AVN 4.0 navigation (S)
AM/FM radio/SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Dual 12V power outlets (front) (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
Rear camera display (S)
SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Smart key with button start lock system (S)
6 x speakers (S)
USB/auxiliary input jacks (S)
UVO EV Services (5 Year Subscription) (S)
Driver only HVAC function (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (S)
Rear seat heater ducts (under front seats) (S)
6-way manual adjustable driver's seat (S)
60/40 split folding rear seat with adjustable rear headrests (S)
Heated front seats (2-levels) (S)
Heated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated rear outboard seats (2-levels) (S)
Passenger seat side tray (S)
Rear -seat adjustable headrests (S)
Ventilated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob (S)
Steering-wheel-mounted audio control buttons (S)
Tilt and telescopic steering column (S)
Aero windshield wipers (S)
Front door speaker lights (O)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
Power windows with driver's one touch auto down (S)
Privacy glass (S)
Solar glass: front windows/windshield (S)
Day/night interior rear view mirror (S)
Electrochromatic rear view mirror (S)
Heated outside mirrors (S)
Outside mirrors with turn signal indicators (S)
Power folding outside mirrors (S)
Power outside mirrors (S)
Ambient LED interior lights (O)
Cargo area illumination (S)
Dome light (S)
Illuminated dual visors vanity mirrors with sliding rod (S)
Illuminated glove box (S)
Illuminated start button (S)
Illuminated, sliding charge port door (S)
LED accent lights (above headlamps) (S)
LED rear combination lamps (S)
Projection fog lights (S)
Projection headlamps with auto light control, anti fog and escort function (S)
Bio based interior materials (S)
Cloth seat trim (S)
Leather seat trim (S)
Leatherette center door trim (S)
Leatherette cluster housing (S)
Soft touch dash (S)
Soft touch front upper door panels (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information--What's new for 2016 Kia Soul EV:
A third trim appears;
Nozzle locking function for the onboard charger;
Illuminated AUX/USB port;
Shadow Black and Bright Silver colors;
Sun & Fun Package for the + trim (panoramic sunroof / LED interior lighting / Speaker Lights);
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