Comparison between:
- 2022 Rivian R1S Explore
- 2022 BMW iX xDrive50
- 2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
- 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2022 Rivian R1S Explore2022 BMW iX xDrive502021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC
2022 Rivian R1S Explore2022 BMW iX xDrive502021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC
Model alias-iX xDrive 50-N293
TrimExplore-Performance AWD400 4MATIC
Model year2022202220212020
MarketNorth AmericaNorth America, Europe, ChinaNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 70,000 (USA, Nov 2020)EUR 98,000 (DE, Jun 2021)
GBP 94,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
USD 83,200 (USA, Jun 2021)
USD 59,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 65,620 (DE, Nov 2020)
USD 67,900 (USA, Nov 2019)
GBP 65,640 (UK, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body stylePick-upSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsSteel
Carbon-fiber
Aluminium
Carbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP)
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
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Exterior colorsLimestone
Midnight
Forest Green
L.A. Silver
Rivian Blue
Glacier White
Compass Yellow
Red Canyon
El Cap Granite
Individual Storm Bay Metallic (Sport Package)
Mineral White Metallic (Sport Package)
Aventurine Red (Sport Package)
Alpine White
Sapphire Black Metallic
Sophistogrey Metallic with Brilliant Effect
Phytonic Blue
Blue Ridge Mountain
Deep Blue Metallic
Midnight Silver Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Solid Black
Black
Polar White
Brilliant Blue
Cavansite Blue
Graphite Grey
High-tech Silver
Mojave Silver
Obsidian Black
Selenite Grey
Interior colorsBlack
Gray
Loft Stonegrey
Atelier Mokka
Atelier Black
Suite Amido
Suite Castanea
Black
Black and White
Black
Black and beige
Number of doors4544
Number of seats5 / 755 / 75
Length202.0 in
5131 mm
195.0 in
4953 mm
187.0 in
4751 mm
187.4 in
4761 mm
Width-77.4 in
1967 mm
75.6 in
1921 mm
74.2 in
1884 mm
Width with mirrors--83.8 in
2129 mm
82.5 in
2096 mm
Width with folded mirrors79.0 in
2007 mm
-77.9 in
1978 mm
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Height72.0 in
1829 mm
66.8 in
1696 mm
63.9 in
1624 mm
63.9 in
1623 mm
Wheelbase121.0 in
3073 mm
118.1 in
3000 mm
113.8 in
2890 mm
113.1 in
2873 mm
Front track67.3 in
1710 mm
66.0 in
1677 mm
33.3 in
847 mm
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Rear track67.3 in
1710 mm
67.2 in
1706 mm
38.8 in
986 mm
-
Clearance8.1 in
205 mm
8.0 in
203 mm
6.6 in
167 mm
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Minimum clearance9.6 in
245 mm
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Maximum clearance14.4 in
366 mm
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Front headroom--41.0 in
1041 mm
-
Rear headroom--39.4 in
1001 mm
-
Front shoulder room--56.4 in
1432 mm
-
Rear shoulder room--54.1 in
1373 mm
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Front hip room--53.8 in
1367 mm
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Rear hip room--50.6 in
1286 mm
-
Front legroom--41.9 in
1063 mm
-
Rear legroom--40.5 in
1029 mm
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Trunk volume311.5 l
11.00 ft3
0.31 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
-500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1750.0 l
61.80 ft3
1.75 m3
1925.5 l
68.00 ft3
1.93 m3
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Secondary trunk volume141.5 l
5.00 ft3
0.14 m3
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Curb weight5842.25 lb
2650 kg
5379.28 lb
2440 kg
4415.86 lb
2003 kg
5500.53 lb
2495 kg
Payload1807.79 lb
820 kg
1058.22 lb
480 kg
886.26 lb
402 kg
981.06 lb
445 kg
GVWR7650.04 lb
3470 kg
6437.5 lb
2920 kg
5302.12 lb
2405 kg
6481.59 lb
2940 kg
Drag coefficient-0.25 Cd0.23 Cd-
Additional informationWater fording depth (max) - 1 m
Approach angle in offroad mode - 34.3º
Departure angle in offroad mode - 33.7º
Ramp breakover angle in offroad mode - 28.9º
Max climbing gradient - 45 degrees
Towing capability - 3500 kg
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1530 / 1780 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 2500 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 100 kg
Angle of approach / departure - 18.8 / 20.8°
Breakover angle - 17.6°
Fording depth at 7 km/h - 379 mm
-Perm. trailer load for 12% uphill gradient - 1800 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-BMW--
Electric motor type-Permanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronous
Location of the motor-RearRearRear
Power-250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
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Torque-400 Nm
40.8 kgm
295.0 ft-lb
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Regenerative braking-YesYesYes
Driving modes---Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual
Additional informationFour motors total torque (135 kWh pack) - 1120 Nm
Four motors total power (135 kWh pack) - 562 kW
Power per wheel - 147 kW
Torque per wheel - 3500 Nm
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
Total system power - 240 kW (326 hp)
Total system torque - 630 Nm
System power-to-weight ratio - 9.9 kg/kW
Liquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
Total system power output - 340 kW / 456 hp
Total system torque - 673 Nm / 497 lb-ft
Total system output - 300 kW (402 hp)
Total system torque - 760 Nm (564 lb. ft.)
5 levels of recuperation

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

Manufacturer-BMW--
Motor type-Permanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronous
Location-FrontFrontFront
Power-200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
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Torque-352 Nm
35.9 kgm
259.6 ft-lb
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Regenerative braking-YesYesYes
Driving modes---Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual
Additional features--Liquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed124.9 mph
201.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
111.8 mph
180.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-4.60 s3.70 s5.10 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph3.00 s4.40 s3.50 s4.90 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeReal range: 300.1 mi / 483.0 kmWLTP: 391.5 mi / 630.0 kmEPA: 303.0 mi / 487.6 km
WLTP: 298.3 mi / 480.0 km
NEDC: 276.5 mi / 445.0 km
EPA: 220.0 mi / 354.0 km
WLTP: 248.5 mi / 400.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-WLTP, CMB: 23 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 106 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 111 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 115 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 19.7 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-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 pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle-12.8 m
41.99 ft
12.1 m
39.70 ft
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Lock-to-lock turns--2-
Additional information-Optional Integral Active Steering
Steering ratio - 16:1
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Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio-8.7749.1-
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.-11.115--

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Independent
Double wishbone
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Independent
Lower suspension
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
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Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Independent
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Independent
Lower suspension
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Air springs
Pneumatic (air suspension)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs-
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs-
Additional information-Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Front brake disk size - 348 x 36 mm
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Rear brake disk size - 345 x 24 mm
Performance brakes
Rotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Fotor thickness front / rear - 27 / 22 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-8.5Jx209.5Jx21 ET40
10.5Jx21 ET48
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Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres-235/60R20 108H255/35R21
275/35R21
235/50R20

Battery

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

Manufacturer-CATLLG ChemLG Chem and Deutsche ACCUMOTIVE
Model--NCM 21700-
Type of rechargeable battery-Lithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity135 kWh111.5 kWh74 kWh80 kWh
Number of cells7776-4416384
Number of modules---6
Voltage-330.3 V-405 V
Weight---1437.41 lb
652 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature---30 °C
-22 °F
-
Maximum ambient temperature--60 °C
140 °F
-
Additional information-Net battery capacity - 106.3 kWhHeat pump2 modules with 48 cells each and 4 modules with 72 cells each
Nominal capacity - 230 Ah
Heat pump function and two electric PTC heater boosters

Charging type

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

Charging typeDC fast charging, 160 kWWallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 195 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
DC Charging, 250 kW
Wallbox, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging, 110 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 1 CCS1, 11 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 11 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 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, 0:41DC fast charging, 0:35
Wallbox 11 kW, 11:00
-DC fast charging, 0:35-0:44
Wallbox, 9:44-10:49

Additional features

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

Additional features3 x 110-volt outlets placed in the bin (S)
Bed camera with alerts (S)
Bin-integrated compressed air (S)
2 x bin-integrated locking cables for securing gear (S)
Telescoping racks (S)
8 x airbags for occupant protection (S)
11 x cameras (S)
Level 3 autonomy for highway (S)
5 x radars (S)
Reinforcements of the skateboard platform (S)
Ultrasonic and a high precision GPS coupled with high definition maps (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
12.3-inch instrument cluster (S)
15.6-inch center touch screen (S)
6.8-inch rear touch screen (S)
Standard surround sound (S)
50/50 folding of thord row seats (S)
60/40 folding of second row seats (S)
Driver lumbar adjustment (S)
Heated seats (S)
100% recycled textile floor mats (S)
Matte black interior finishes (S)
Textile headliner (S)
Vegan leather seating with performance stitching (S)
Travel + Comfort System accessories (S)
Active Cruise Control with Stop&Go function (O)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Parking Assistant including Active Park Distance Control and reversing camera (S)
Performance control (S)
Steering and Lane Control Assistant (O)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
12.3-inch information display (S)
14.9-inch control display (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Plus (S)
BMW Operating System 8 (S)
Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control including rear vents (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber and wool / Sensatec (S)
Aluminium alloy pedal (S)
Tow hitch (O)
360-degree parking camera (O)
Advanced collision avoidance (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
BLIS with steer assist (S)
Collapsable steering column (S)
Collision avoidance braking and steering (S)
Cross traffic alert (S)
Driver alert (S)
Driver assist (S)
Driver knee airbag (S)
Dual-stage driver airbag (S)
Dual-stage passenger airbag with active ventilation (S)
Energy-absorbin interior (S)
Evasive manoeuvre assist (S)
Far side airbags (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (S)
Forward looking radar (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front seat belts with electrical pre-cash tensioner (S)
Front seat belts with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
Inflatable curtains (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Outer rear seats with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Rear collision warning/mitigation (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Road sign info (S)
Side airbags (S)
Side impact protection (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
Whiplash injury protection (S)
15-inch touch dispaly (S)
2 x amps (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
14 x speakers (S)
1 x subwoofer (S)
12-way power adjustable front and rear seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Three independently folding 2nd row seats (S)
Carbon fiber spoiler (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
Available AMG Line (O)
Active Blind Spot Assist (O)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC with Route-Based Speed Adaptation (O)
Active Lane Keeping Assist (O)
Airbags for the driver and front passenger for a frontal collision (S)
Combined thorax/pelvis side impact airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Curtain airbags in the roof area between the A, B and C-pillars (S)
Evasive Steering Assist (S)
ISOFIX child seat anchorage points on the outer rear seats (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
PRE-SAFE (S)
PRE-SAFE PLUS (O)
Pyrotechnical belt tensioners and force limiters (S)
Speed Limit Assist (S)
Three-point seat belts on four seats (S)
10.25-inch instrument cluster (S)
10.25-inch MBUX infotainment display (S)
Burmester Surround-Sound system (O)
Standard smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
Automatic pre-entry climate control (S)
Heat pump function and electric heater boosters (S)
40/20/40-split rear seats (S)
Heated driver and front passenger seats (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Power liftgate (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
64-color ambient LED lighting (O)
LED Intelligent Light System headlamps (S)
LED strip rear lights (S)
High-grade fabric (S)
Leather with aluminium, carbon fiber or wood trim (O)
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