Comparison between:
- 2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh
- 2020 Volkswagen e-Golf SE

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh2020 Volkswagen e-Golf SE
2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh2020 Volkswagen e-Golf SE
Trim38.3 kWhSE
Model year20202020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
Price-USD 31,895 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 33,840 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,005 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 31,900 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 42,090 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 39,460 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 40,750 (IT, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsAluminium
High tensile strength steel
Steel
Exterior colorsPhantom Black
Polar White
Iron Gray
Intense Blue
Fiery Red
Fluidic Metal
Electric Shadow
Liquid Sand
Typhoon Silver
Atlantic Blue Metallic
Deep Black Pearl
Great Falls Green Metallic
Indium Grey Metallic
Pure White
Urano Grey
White Silver Metallic
Oryx White Pearl
Interior colorsBlack
Gray two-tone
Electric Shadow
Titan Black
Shetland Beige
Number of doors54
Number of seats55
Length176.0 in
4470 mm
168.1 in
4270 mm
Width71.7 in
1820 mm
70.8 in
1798 mm
Width with mirrors-79.8 in
2027 mm
Height57.1 in
1450 mm
58.3 in
1482 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
103.5 in
2629 mm
Front track61.2 in
1555 mm
60.4 in
1533 mm
Rear track61.6 in
1564 mm
59.2 in
1503 mm
Clearance5.5 in
140 mm
5.6 in
143 mm
Front headroom39.5 in
1004 mm
40.1 in
1018 mm
Rear headroom37.4 in
950 mm
38.1 in
967 mm
Front shoulder room56.1 in
1425 mm
55.9 in
1420 mm
Rear shoulder room55.0 in
1396 mm
53.9 in
1369 mm
Front hip room53.8 in
1366 mm
57.8 in
1469 mm
Rear hip room52.9 in
1344 mm
56.7 in
1440 mm
Front legroom44.7 in
1136 mm
41.2 in
1046 mm
Rear legroom31.5 in
800 mm
35.6 in
904 mm
Trunk volume357.0 l
12.61 ft3
0.36 m3
341.0 l
12.04 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1417.0 l
50.04 ft3
1.42 m3
1231.0 l
43.47 ft3
1.23 m3
Curb weight3366.46 lb
1527 kg
3560.47 lb
1615 kg
Payload976.65 lb
443 kg
892.87 lb
405 kg
GVWR4343.11 lb
1970 kg
4453.34 lb
2020 kg
Drag coefficient0.24 Cd0.27 Cd
Additional informationCurb weight excludes driver weight.
Overhang front / rear - 880 / 890 mm
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Volkswagen
Model-EEM 100
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Power101 kW
136.1 hp
138.0 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
Maximum power RPM2850 - 6000 rpm3300 - 12000 rpm
Torque295 Nm
30.1 kgm
217.6 ft-lb
290 Nm
29.6 kgm
213.9 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM1000 - 2850 rpm-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Eco+
Normal
Additional information-Three levels of regenerative braking
Eco mode power - 70 kW
Eco mode torque - 233 Nm
Eco+ mode power - 40 kW
Eco+ mode torque - 211 Nm

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed102.5 mph
165.0 km/h
93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-9.60 s
Additional information-Eco mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 13 s
Eco mode top speed - 115 km/h
Eco+ mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 19 s
Eco+ mode top speed - 90 km/h

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 170.0 mi / 273.6 km
WLTP: 193.2 mi / 311.0 km
NEDC: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km
EPA: 123.0 mi / 197.9 km
Real range: 144.8 mi / 233.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 121 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 133 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 145 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 13.8 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 104 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 122 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 16 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 circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.9 m
35.76 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.852.76
Additional informationOverall steering gear ratio - 15:1:1-

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio7.4123.61
Additional information-Gearbox model - EQ 270

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional informationFront brakes diameter - 280 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 284 mm
Front discs size - 11.3 x 1.0 in
Rear discs size - 10.7 x 0.4 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx16 ET456.5Jx16 ET46

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/60R16 R205/55R16 91H

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemSamsung SDI
ModelNCM 622-
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity38.3 kWh35.8 kWh
Number of cells-264
Number of modules-27
Voltage319.4 V323 V
Energy density112.4 Wh/kg-
Weight-701.07 lb
318 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convectionPassive cooling
Additional informationOptional battery heater.
Quoted battery density above is without battery heater.
Energy density with battery heater - 111.2 Wh/kg.
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Charging type

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

Charging typeEmergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW
Standard wall socket, 1.2 kW
Standard wall socket, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 3.6 kW
Wall box, 7.2 kW
CCS fast charging, 40 kW
CCS 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, 7.2 kWOnboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 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 timePublic CCS 100 kW, 0:23
Public CCS 50 kW, 0:46
POD Point Wallbox, 5:20
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 18:15
CCS fast charging 50 kW, 0:34
CCS fast charging 40 kW, 0:43
Wall box 7.2 kW, 4:55
Wall box 3.6 kW, 9:50
Standard wall socket 230V, 15:24
Standard wall socket 110/120V, 29:30

Additional features

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

Additional featuresSmartSense active safety and driving assistance systems (S)
10.25-inch AVN screen (S)
7-inch LCD console display (S)
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support (S)
Audio Video Navigation system (O)
Blue Link connectivity services (S)
Multi-Bluetooth function (with 10.25-inch AVN option only) (S)
Blue ambient lighting (S)
Black cloth (S)
Dark Chrome Accent dashboard garnish (O)
Leather in four color options (O)
Adjustable cargo floor (S)
e-Golf front grille with blue accent (S)
Integrated rear spoiler (S)
3-point safety belts for all seating positions with pretensioners for driver and front passenger (S)
Adpative Cruise Control (ACC) with Stop and Go (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (S)
Anti-Slip Regulation (S)
Automatic Post-Collision Braking System (S)
Blind Spot Monitor (S)
Child safety locks on rear doors (S)
City Emergency Braking (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Driver alertness detection (S)
Driver and front passenger seat belt reminder (S)
Driver and passenger front and side thorax airbag supplemental restraint system (S)
Driver-only knee airbag (S)
Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (S)
Electronic Differential Lock (S)
Electronic speed control (S)
Electronic Stability Control (S)
Engine Braking Assist (S)
Forward Collision Warning with Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring (Front Assist (S)
Front airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Front and rear seats belt load limiters (S)
Hydraulic Brake Assist (S)
Immobilizer, anti-theft alarm, central locking (S)
Intelligent Crash Response System (S)
Isofix on rear seats (S)
LATCH (S)
Rear Traffic Alert (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Side chest airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Side chest airbags for rear seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for front seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for rear seats (S)
Side head airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Speed assist (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
XDS (Cross Differential System) (S)
2 x 12V power outlets: 1 in front center console, 1 in cargo area (S)
8-inch Composition Media touchscreen sound system with proximity sensor (S)
Bluetooth with audio streaming for compatible devices (S)
Color multi-function trip computer (S)
Keyless entry with push-button start (S)
MIB II infotainment system (S)
MP3/WMA/FLAC-compatible CD player, AM/FM/HD Radio, SD memory card reader, and voice control (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 3-month trial subscription (S)
8 x speakers (S)
USB port (S)
VW Car-Net connected services (S)
Climatronic automatic dual-zon A/C (S)
Parking heater/ventilation (S)
6-way partial power-adjustable front seats (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Adjustable lumbar support for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Front comfort seats (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Leather-wrapped multifunction steering wheel (S)
Electrically heated windshield (S)
Heated front washer nozzles (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down front and rear (S)
Rain-sensing windshield wipers (S)
Rear window wiper and washer system (S)
Power-folding and adjustable side mirrors with turning signal (S)
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Automatic headlights with Coming/Leaving Home feature (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Cloth (S)
Leather gear knob (S)
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