Comparison between:
- 2018 KIA Soul EV
- 2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh
- 2017 Nissan Leaf SL

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2018 KIA Soul EV2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh2017 Nissan Leaf SL
Series--ZE0
2018 KIA Soul EV2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh2017 Nissan Leaf SL
Model alias-KONA EV 39 kWh-
Trim-39 kWhSL
Model year201820192017
MarketNorth America, EuropeEurope, South Korea, India-
Price-GBP 30,111 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 34,600 (EU, Jul 2019)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCrossoverSport utility vehicle (SUV)Hatchback
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
-Steel
Exterior colorsCarribean Blue w/Clear White Roof
Clear White
Shadow Black w/Inferno Red Roof
Titanium Silver
Bright Silver Metallic
Cloud White
Shadow Black
Galaxy Grey Metallic
Ceramic Blue Metallic
Chalk White Metallic
Dark Knight Metallic
Tangerine Comet Metallic
Pulse Red Metallic
Acid Yello Metallic
Forged Bronze
Coulis Red
Deep Blue Pearl
Brilliant Silver
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Glacier White
Pearl White
Interior colorsGreyBlack
Grey
Black
Number of doors445
Number of seats555
Length163.0 in
4140 mm
164.6 in
4180 mm
175.0 in
4445 mm
Width70.9 in
1800 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
69.7 in
1770 mm
Width with mirrors-81.5 in
2070 mm
77.4 in
1967 mm
Height62.7 in
1593 mm
61.8 in
1570 mm
61.0 in
1550 mm
Wheelbase101.2 in
2570 mm
102.4 in
2600 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track62.0 in
1576 mm
61.6 in
1564 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track62.4 in
1585 mm
62.0 in
1575 mm
60.4 in
1534 mm
Clearance6.3 in
160 mm
6.2 in
158 mm
6.3 in
160 mm
Front headroom39.6 in
1006 mm
39.6 in
1005 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom39.5 in
1003 mm
37.7 in
957 mm
37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room55.5 in
1410 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room54.7 in
1389 mm
54.5 in
1385 mm
52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room53.2 in
1351 mm
53.3 in
1354 mm
51.5 in
1308 mm
Rear hip room49.3 in
1252 mm
52.2 in
1326 mm
50.0 in
1270 mm
Front legroom40.9 in
1039 mm
41.5 in
1054 mm
42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom36.0 in
914 mm
33.4 in
848 mm
33.3 in
846 mm
Passenger volume2749.0 l
97.08 ft3
2.75 m3
2661.8 l
94.00 ft3
2.66 m3
2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
Total volume3281.0 l
115.87 ft3
3.28 m3
2993.8 l
105.72 ft3
2.99 m3
3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
Trunk volume532.0 l
18.79 ft3
0.53 m3
332.0 l
11.72 ft3
0.33 m3
668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
Maximum trunk volume1402.0 l
49.51 ft3
1.40 m3
1114.0 l
39.34 ft3
1.11 m3
850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Curb weight3320.16 lb
1506 kg
3384.1 lb
1535 kg
3406.14 lb
1545 kg
Payload1005.31 lb
456 kg
1069.24 lb
485 kg
1025.15 lb
465 kg
GVWR4321.06 lb
1960 kg
4453.34 lb
2020 kg
4431.29 lb
2010 kg
Drag coefficient0.35 Cd0.29 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional informationOverhand 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)
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-SiemensNissan
Model--EM57
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFrontFront
Voltage360 V-360 V
Power81 kW
109.2 hp
110.7 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
80 kW
107.3 hp
108.8 ps
Maximum power RPM8000 rpm--
Torque285 Nm
29.1 kgm
210.2 ft-lb
395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
254 Nm
25.9 kgm
187.3 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM2730 rpm--
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Normal
B-mode
Additional informationInput voltage - 240-413 VThe electric motor manufacturer has not been officially confirmed by Hyundai.-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
96.3 mph
155.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.50 s9.70 s11.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph11.20 s--

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 155.3 mi / 250.0 km
EPA: 111.0 mi / 178.6 km
WLTP: 179.6 mi / 289.0 kmEPA: 107.0 mi / 172.2 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 31 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 93 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 108 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 15 kWh/100 kmEPA, CTY: 17.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 19.1 kWh/100 km
EPA, HWY: 21.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CTY: 27.7 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 30.7 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 34 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 101 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe

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 pinion-Rack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronic-Electronic
Turning circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.8 m
35.43 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.852.5-
Additional informationSteering 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)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio8.206-8.1938

Suspension

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

Front suspensionCoil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Independent
MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
MacPherson strut
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionSemi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscsDiscs
Additional informationFront brakes diameter - 11.8 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.1 in
-4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx167Jx176.5Jx17 ET45

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres205/60R16 92H215/55R17 94V215/50R17 90V

Battery

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

ManufacturerSK InnovationLG ChemAESC
Model-NCM 622-
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity31.8 kWh39.2 kWh30 kWh
Number of cells200-192
Number of modules8-48
Voltage375 V327 V360 V
Energy density206 Wh/kg-157 Wh/kg
Weight631.49 lb
286.44 kg
-648.16 lb
294 kg
Volume241.0 l
8.51 ft3
0.24 m3
-485.0 l
17.13 ft3
0.48 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, mid-rearUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convectionWater-based coolant circulationAir convection (passive)
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
--35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature--45 °C
113 °F
Additional informationUsable capacity - 30 kWh
Battery Ah - 75 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Supposed battery model - NCM 622
A heat pump HVAC system is standard
Heat pump for warming up the battery is available only in select markets such as CanadaStacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery

Charging type

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

Charging typeTrickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 2.3 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
EVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
Fast charging station, 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, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kWOnboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 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, 0:29-0:31
Normal AC charging, 4:38-4:50
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 13:03-13:50
Trickle charging at home, 20:50-22:05
Public CCS 100 kW, 0:24
Public CCS 50 kW, 0:47
POD Point Wallbox, 5:27
ICCB cable for AC charging, 8:06
Fast charging station, 0:29-0:36
Portable cable, 4:33-5:00
Wall box, 4:33-5:00
EVSE cable, 13:03-26:00

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBody color bumpers with color accents (S)
Cargo screen (S)
Center console with storage and armrest (S)
Dual front cup holders (S)
Fender with unique thermo plastic olefin with transparent acrylic (S)
FlexSteer (S)
Luggage net (S)
New audio head unit with rear camera display and 5-inch color screen (S)
New rear center armrest (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Satin Chrome inside door handles and inside accents (S)
Anti lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Cruise Control (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)
Generation II Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Height adjustable front seat belt anchors (S)
Hill start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Impact sensing auto door unlock (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Park assist system with front and rear sensors (S)
Rear child safety door locks (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (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 Push button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
6 x speakers (S)
USB/auxiliary input jacks (S)
UVO EV Services (3 Year Subscription) (S)
Air conditioning with auto defog and cluster ionizer (S)
Rear air conditioning vent (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 with height adjuster (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)
Power front/rear windows (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 blade type windshield wipers (S)
Front door speaker lights (O)
Panoramic sunroof with tilt, sliding and safety functions (O)
Power door locks with two turn entry system (S)
Power windows with driver's one touch auto down (S)
Privacy glass (rear doors window, back lite) (S)
Solar control glass (windshield, front and rear doors, rear window) (S)
Auto Dimming rear view mirror (S)
Body color power adjustable heated outside mirrors (S)
Day/night interior rear view mirror (S)
Outside mirrors with one touch triple turn signal indicators (S)
Power folding outside mirrors (S)
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 cargo light (O)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED positioning headlights (S)
LED rear combination lamps (S)
Mood lamp (front door speaker and bottle holder) (O)
Overhead LED room lamps (O)
Projection fog lights (S)
Projection headlamps with auto light control, anti fog and escort function (S)
Bio based interior materials (S)
Cloth seat trim with blue stitching (S)
Deluxe center door trim (including door armrest garnish and padding) (S)
Deluxe upper door trim (S)
Leather seat trim with blue piping (S)
Leatherette center door trim (S)
Leatherette upper console (S)
Soft touch dash (S)
Soft touch front upper door panels (S)
Unique Gray Stitch (steering wheel, console armrest and cloth seat) and Leather seat trim with black (O)
White high gloss trim (center fascia panel, transmission gear shift knob cover and indicator panel a (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)
Cargo area cover (S)
Photovoltaic solar panel spoiler (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Around View Monitor (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Energy-absorbing front and rear bumpers (S)
Energy-absorbing steering column (S)
Front and rear assist grips (S)
Front and rear crumple zones (S)
Hill start assist (S)
LATCH (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Parking brake (manual, foot pedal) (S)
Pretensioners and load limiters on front belts (S)
RearView Monitor (S)
Side door guard beams (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
7-inch color LCD display (S)
AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA CD (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Bose 7-speaker premium audio system (O)
Cruise control switches (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HD radio (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (S)
NissanConnect EV (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation and Mobile Apps (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 x Speakers (S)
Streaming audio via Bluetooth (S)
Trip computer (S)
USB port (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Rear HVAC ducts (S)
Heater, AC timer (S)
Hybrid heater system (heat pump) (S)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Front heated seats (S)
Rear heated seats (S)
3-spoke, heated, leather wrapped (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key (S)
Power door locks w/auto locking system (S)
Power windows (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Auto-dimming inside rearview mirror (S)
Heated outside mirrors (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Fog lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leather-appointed seating (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationWhat's new for 2018 Kia Soul EV - increased number of battery cells and slightly larger capacity resulting in longer range. The middle trim is dropped out.--
 2018 KIA Soul EV2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 39 kWh2017 Nissan Leaf SL