Comparison between:
- 2019 Volkswagen e-up!
- 2018 BMW i3 33 kWh
- 2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 Volkswagen e-up!2018 BMW i3 33 kWh2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh
2019 Volkswagen e-up!2018 BMW i3 33 kWh2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh
Model alias--KONA EV 39 kWh
Trim-33 kWh39 kWh
Model year201920182019
MarketEuropeNorth America, EuropeEurope, South Korea, India
PriceEUR 23,570 (DE, Jul 2019)-GBP 30,111 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 34,600 (EU, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackSport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsSteel
Carbon-fiber
Carbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
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Exterior colorsBlack Pearl
Pure White
Teal Blue
Honey Yellow Metallic
Tungsten Silver Metallic
White Silver Metallic
Protonic Blue Metallic
Capparis White
Fluid Black
Imperial Blue Metallic
Melbourne Red Metallic
Mineral Grey Metallic
Galaxy Grey Metallic
Ceramic Blue Metallic
Chalk White Metallic
Dark Knight Metallic
Tangerine Comet Metallic
Pulse Red Metallic
Acid Yello Metallic
Interior colorsBlack and GreyAtelier European DarkBlack
Grey
Number of doors454
Number of seats445
Length141.7 in
3600 mm
157.9 in
4011 mm
164.6 in
4180 mm
Width64.8 in
1645 mm
69.9 in
1775 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
Width with mirrors75.2 in
1910 mm
-81.5 in
2070 mm
Height58.7 in
1492 mm
62.9 in
1598 mm
61.8 in
1570 mm
Wheelbase95.2 in
2417 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
102.4 in
2600 mm
Front track56.2 in
1428 mm
-61.6 in
1564 mm
Rear track56.1 in
1424 mm
-62.0 in
1575 mm
Clearance5.3 in
135 mm
5.5 in
139 mm
6.2 in
158 mm
Front headroom39.1 in
993 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
39.6 in
1005 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
947 mm
37.2 in
945 mm
37.7 in
957 mm
Front shoulder room-53.6 in
1361 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
Rear shoulder room-49.2 in
1250 mm
54.5 in
1385 mm
Front hip room53.9 in
1369 mm
-53.3 in
1354 mm
Rear hip room54.6 in
1388 mm
-52.2 in
1326 mm
Front legroom39.7 in
1009 mm
40.5 in
1028 mm
41.5 in
1054 mm
Rear legroom31.2 in
793 mm
31.9 in
810 mm
33.4 in
848 mm
Passenger volume--2661.8 l
94.00 ft3
2.66 m3
Total volume--2993.8 l
105.72 ft3
2.99 m3
Trunk volume251.0 l
8.86 ft3
0.25 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
332.0 l
11.72 ft3
0.33 m3
Maximum trunk volume923.0 l
32.60 ft3
0.92 m3
1100.0 l
38.85 ft3
1.10 m3
1114.0 l
39.34 ft3
1.11 m3
Curb weight2709.48 lb
1229 kg
2744.76 lb
1245 kg
3384.1 lb
1535 kg
Payload663.59 lb
301 kg
936.96 lb
425 kg
1069.24 lb
485 kg
GVWR3373.07 lb
1530 kg
3681.72 lb
1670 kg
4453.34 lb
2020 kg
Drag coefficient0.308 Cd0.29 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional informationTrunk volumes are measured according to the VDA standards.The height includes roof fin
Curb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1320 kg
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1745 kg
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerVolkswagenBMWSiemens
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRearFront
Power60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
Maximum power RPM3000 - 12000 rpm4800 rpm-
Torque210 Nm
21.4 kgm
154.9 ft-lb
250 Nm
25.5 kgm
184.4 ft-lb
395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Normal
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Eco
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationFour levels of regenerative braking - D1
D2
D3 and B
D level means no regen is applied
Eco mode power - 50 kW
Eco mode torque - 167 Nm
Eco+ mode power - 40 kW
Eco+ mode torque - 133 Nm
-The electric motor manufacturer has not been officially confirmed by Hyundai.

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
96.3 mph
155.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h12.40 s7.30 s9.70 s
Additional informationEco mode top speed - 115 km/h
Eco mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 15 s
Eco+ mode top speed - 90 km/h
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Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 87.6 mi / 141.0 kmNEDC: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km
EPA: 114.0 mi / 183.5 km
WLTP: 158.4 mi / 255.0 km
WLTP: 179.6 mi / 289.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 15.5 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 29 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 106 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 118 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 129 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 13.1 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 15 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classAA+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 circle9.8 m
32.15 ft
9.86 m
32.35 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns--2.5

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-9.665-

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
Independent
MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Rear suspensionTorsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDrumsVentilated discsDiscs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims5Jx14
5Jx15
5Jx20
5Jx19
5.5Jx19
7Jx17

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres165/70R14
165/65R15
155/60R20
155/70R19 84Q
175/60R19 84Q
175/50R20
215/55R17 94V

Battery

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

ManufacturerPanasonic-SanyoSamsung SDILG Chem
Model--NCM 622
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity18.7 kWh33.2 kWh39.2 kWh
Number of cells20496-
Number of modules178-
Voltage374 V353 V327 V
Weight507.06 lb
230 kg
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Location-Under the floor, middleUnder the floor, mid-rear
Cooling-Water-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Additional information-The net battery capacity is 27.2 kWh
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Optional battery heating system
Heat pump for warming up the battery is available only in select markets such as Canada

Charging type

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

Charging typeHousehold charging, 2.3 kW
Wallbox, 3.6 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 kW
DC fast charging, 40 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
ICCB cable for AC charging, 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 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 port-Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:28
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 2:36
Wallbox 3.6 kW, 5:12
Household charging, 8:08
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
Public CCS 100 kW, 0:24
Public CCS 50 kW, 0:47
POD Point Wallbox, 5:27
ICCB cable for AC charging, 8:06

Additional features

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

Additional featuresCity emergency braking (S)
Combined front and side curtain airbags (S)
Cruise control (S)
Eectronic stability control (S)
Front airbag for driver and front passenger (S)
Front airbags for driver and passenger (S)
Immobilizer (S)
ParkPilot (O)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Rearview camera (O)
Side airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Tire pressure monitor (S)
5-inch touchscreen (S)
maps+more system with navigation, Bluetooth, multimedia (S)
RCD 215 radio, CD and MP3 player (S)
6 x speakers (S)
Volkswagen Car-Net with a 3-year subscription (S)
Climatronic (S)
Asymmetrically folding 2-seat rear bench (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Height-adjustable driving seat (S)
3-spoke leather steering wheel (S)
Power windows for driver and front passenger (S)
Tinted rear windows (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjustable side mirrors (S)
Automatic headlights (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
Cloth (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)
Front cup holders (S)
Metallic paint (O)
Roof rails (S)
Anti-lock brake system (S)
Autonomous emergency braking with pedestrian recognition (S)
Blind spot detection (S)
Cruise control - smart adaptive speed control with stop/go (S)
Drive mode selector (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic stability control (S)
Forward collision warning (S)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front, front side and curtain airbags (S)
Hill-start assist control (S)
Immobiliser (S)
Keyless entry with engine start/stop button (S)
Lane allow assist (S)
Lane keep assist (S)
Rear camera and guidance system for parking (S)
Rear cross traffic alert (S)
Rear cross traffic alert (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Regenerative brake shift paddles (S)
Remote control central locking (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring system (S)
7-inch touchscreen with audio and smart device integration (S)
8-inch touchscreen with navigation, TMC, Mapcare, LIVE services (S)
Android Auto and Appl CarPlay phone connection (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Driver's supervision instrument cluster with 7-inch TFT display (S)
Front USB and AUX connections (S)
Head-up display (S)
Radio RDS and Digital DAB (S)
6 x speakers (2 front, 2 rear, 2 tweeters) (S)
8 x speakers and subwoofer with KRELL Premium Audio (S)
USB charger on center console (S)
Wireless charging pad for smartphones (S)
Adjustable head restraints (S)
Driver's seat manual adjustments (S)
Front and rear seat power adjustment, including height (S)
Front passenger's seat manual adjustments (S)
Heated and ventilated front seats (S)
Manual driver seat height adjustment (S)
Power lumbar support for driver's seat (S)
Heated stearing wheel (S)
Height and reach adjustble steering column (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering wheel audio control (S)
Automatic windscreen wipers with rain sensor (S)
Body-coloured exterior door handles (S)
Chrome coloured interior door handles (S)
One-touch power front windows with anti-trap mechanism (S)
Power rear windows (S)
Privacy glass - rear side and tailgate (S)
Solarg glass with windscreen shade band (S)
Windscreen auto defog function (S)
Windscreen washer fluid sensor and warning indicator (S)
Auto-dimming rear view mirror (S)
Body-coloured side mirrors (S)
Front sun visiors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Power-adjusting and power-folding heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjusting heated side mirrors (S)
Automatic headlights with dusk sensor (S)
Front and center interior lights (S)
Full LED headlights (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
High beam assist (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED positioning lights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Side mirrors cornering lights (S)
Static cornering lights (S)
Cloth (S)
Leather surfaces on seats (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationVolkswagen e-Up! gets minor improvements in features and remains largely unchanged for the following 2018 and 2019 model years with updated (WLTP) efficiency and range in 2019.BMW i3 interior worlds have different names and variants in different markets. In the US they are Deka World / Mega World / Giga World / Tera World. In the UK they are Atelier / Lodge / Loft / Suite.-
 2019 Volkswagen e-up!2018 BMW i3 33 kWh2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh