Comparison between:
- 2020 Renault Twingo Electric Life
- 2020 Renault Twingo Electric Zen
- 2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé
- 2020 smart EQ fortwo cabrio

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Renault Twingo Electric Life2020 Renault Twingo Electric Zen2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2020 smart EQ fortwo cabrio
2020 Renault Twingo Electric Life2020 Renault Twingo Electric Zen2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2020 smart EQ fortwo cabrio
Model aliasTwingo Z.E.Twingo Z.E.--
TrimLifeZen--
Model year2020202020202020
MarketEuropeEuropeEuropeEurope
Price--GBP 21,195 (UK, Oct 2019)GBP 22,980 (UK, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
Materials--High-strength steelHigh-strength steel
Exterior colorsCrystal White
Quartz White
Yellow Mango
Red Flame
Blue Dragee
Green Pistachio
Lunar Gray
Black Star
Crystal White
Quartz White
Yellow Mango
Red Flame
Blue Dragee
Green Pistachio
Lunar Gray
Black Star
White
Black
Carmine Red
Gold Beige
Lime Green
Cool Silver
Lava Orange
Midnight Blue
Moon White
Titania Grey
Graphite Grey
White
Black
Carmine Red
Gold Beige
Lime Green
Cool Silver
Lava Orange
Midnight Blue
Moon White
Titania Grey
Graphite Grey
Interior colorsBlack
Red
Yellow
-Black
Black/Blue
Black/Grey
Black
Black/Blue
Black/Grey
Number of doors5522
Number of seats4422
Length142.3 in
3615 mm
142.3 in
3615 mm
106.1 in
2695 mm
106.1 in
2695 mm
Width64.8 in
1646 mm
64.8 in
1646 mm
65.5 in
1663 mm
65.5 in
1663 mm
Width with mirrors--74.5 in
1893 mm
74.5 in
1893 mm
Height60.7 in
1541 mm
60.7 in
1541 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Wheelbase98.1 in
2492 mm
98.1 in
2492 mm
73.7 in
1873 mm
73.7 in
1873 mm
Front track57.2 in
1452 mm
57.2 in
1452 mm
57.8 in
1469 mm
57.8 in
1469 mm
Rear track56.1 in
1425 mm
56.1 in
1425 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Clearance--4.4 in
113 mm
4.4 in
113 mm
Minimum clearance6.7 in
170 mm
6.7 in
170 mm
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Front headroom35.7 in
908 mm
35.7 in
908 mm
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Rear headroom33.7 in
855 mm
33.7 in
855 mm
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Front shoulder room52.0 in
1321 mm
52.0 in
1321 mm
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Rear shoulder room50.6 in
1284 mm
50.6 in
1284 mm
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Front hip room53.6 in
1362 mm
53.6 in
1362 mm
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Rear hip room52.2 in
1325 mm
52.2 in
1325 mm
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Trunk volume240.0 l
8.48 ft3
0.24 m3
240.0 l
8.48 ft3
0.24 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
Maximum trunk volume980.0 l
34.61 ft3
0.98 m3
980.0 l
34.61 ft3
0.98 m3
350.0 l
12.36 ft3
0.35 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Curb weight2451.54 lb
1112 kg
2597.05 lb
1178 kg
2392.02 lb
1085 kg
2458.15 lb
1115 kg
Payload917.12 lb
416 kg
771.62 lb
350 kg
496.04 lb
225 kg
451.95 lb
205 kg
GVWR3368.66 lb
1528 kg
3368.66 lb
1528 kg
2888.06 lb
1310 kg
2910.1 lb
1320 kg
Drag coefficient0.68 Cd0.68 Cd--

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerRenaultRenault--
ModelR80R80--
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous--
Location of the motorFrontFrontRearRear
Power60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
Maximum power RPM3950 - 11450 rpm3950 - 11450 rpm--
Torque160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM500 - 3590 rpm500 - 3590 rpm--
Regenerative brakingYesYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
B-mode
Eco
B-mode
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Additional information--Radar-based recuperationRadar-based recuperation

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed83.9 mph
135.0 km/h
83.9 mph
135.0 km/h
80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h12.90 s12.60 s11.50 s11.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 118.1 mi / 190.0 kmWLTP: 118.1 mi / 190.0 kmNEDC: 98.8 mi / 159.0 km
Real range: 69.0 mi / 111.0 km
NEDC: 98.8 mi / 159.0 km
Real range: 68.4 mi / 110.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 16.3 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 16.3 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 17.6 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 17.8 kWh/100 km

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 circle8.6 m
28.22 ft
8.6 m
28.22 ft
6.95 m
22.80 ft
6.95 m
22.80 ft
Lock-to-lock turns3.933.93--

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
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)

Suspension

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

Front suspension--Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspension--Semi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
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 discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDrumsDrumsDrumsDrums
Additional informationVentilated disks front - 280 mm
Drums rear - 9 inches
Ventilated disks front - 280 mm
Drums rear - 9 inches
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims----

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres185/50R16 81H
205/45R16 83H
165/65R15 81T
185/60R15 84T
165/65R15
185/60R15
165/65R15
185/60R15

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemLG ChemDeutsche AccumotiveDeutsche Accumotive
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity22 kWh22 kWh17.6 kWh17.6 kWh
Number of cells--9696
Number of modules8833
Voltage400 V400 V--
Weight363.76 lb
165 kg
363.76 lb
165 kg
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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---40 °C
-40 °F
-40 °C
-40 °F
Maximum ambient temperature--50 °C
122 °F
50 °C
122 °F
Additional informationUsable capacity - 21.3 kWhUsable capacity - 21.3 kWhBeattery heaterBeattery heater

Charging type

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

Charging typeAc charging, 3.7 kW
AC charging, 7.4 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
AC charging, 22 kW
Ac charging, 3.7 kW
AC charging, 7.4 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
AC charging, 22 kW
Wallbox, 4.6 kW
Wallbox, 22 kW
Wallbox, 4.6 kW
Wallbox, 22 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, 4.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 4.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 kW

Charging time

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

Charging time22 kW AC charging, 1:00-1:03
11 kW AC charging, 2:00-2:10
7.4 kW AC charging, 2:58-4:00
3.7 kW AC charging, 5:57-8:00
22 kW AC charging, 1:00-1:03
11 kW AC charging, 2:00-2:10
7.4 kW AC charging, 2:58-4:00
3.7 kW AC charging, 5:57-8:00
Wallbox 22 kW, 0:48
Wallbox 4.6 kW, 3:50
Wallbox 22 kW, 0:48
Wallbox 4.6 kW, 3:50

Additional features

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

Additional features--Centre console with drawer and double cup holder at front (S)
Gearshift lever knob in leather (chrome) (S)
Lockable glove compartment (S)
Storage compartment in doors, front (S)
Storage compartment in tailgate (S)
3-spoke, multi-function steering wheel in leather (S)
Acoustic presence indicator at speeds below 17 mph (S)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Anti-lock Braking System with electronic brake force distribution (S)
Breakdown kit with air compressor and sealant (S)
Central locking with radio remote control, visual locking-verification signal (S)
Crash sensor for activation of hazard warning lights (S)
Crosswind Assist (S)
Cruise control with limiter (S)
Electronic Stability Programme (S)
Front airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
Lane Keeping Assist with acoustic and visual warning (S)
Seat belt reminder warning (S)
Three-point seat belts with belt tensioners and belt force limiters (S)
Tridion safety cell (S)
Two pelvis/thorax bags in the backrests of the seats (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring system (S)
Window airbags (S)
12 volt socket with cover (S)
7-inch multi-touch infotainment display (O)
Dashboard Instrument panel (S)
Digital Radio (S)
Instrument cluster with a 3.5-inch TFT colour display (S)
MirrorLink (O)
smart Media-System (O)
Exterior temperature indicator with frost warning (S)
Pre-entry climate control (S)
Front passenger seat with through-loading function (fully folding backrest) (S)
Heated seats (O)
Heated multi-function steering wheel (O)
Height-adjustable steering column (O)
Comfort windscreen wipers with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/wash function (S)
Driver's door mirrors electrically adjustable and heated (S)
Electric windows with convenience feature and obstruction sensor (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Painted door handles (body colour) (S)
Rear window wiper with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/washfunction (S)
Solid roof with fabric lining in black (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger with vanity mirrors (S)
H4 halogen headlamps with integrated LED daytime driving lights (S)
Headlamp range adjustment, manual (S)
Reading light for driver and front passenger (S)
Third brake light featuring LED technology (S)
Fabric (S)
Leather (O)
Centre console with drawer and double cup holder at front (S)
Gearshift lever knob in leather (chrome) (S)
Lockable glove compartment (S)
Storage compartment in doors, front (S)
Storage compartment in tailgate (S)
3-spoke, multi-function steering wheel in leather (S)
Acoustic presence indicator at speeds below 17 mph (S)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Anti-lock Braking System with electronic brake force distribution (S)
Breakdown kit with air compressor and sealant (S)
Central locking with radio remote control, visual locking-verification signal (S)
Crash sensor for activation of hazard warning lights (S)
Crosswind Assist (S)
Cruise control with limiter (S)
Electronic Stability Programme (S)
Front airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
Lane Keeping Assist with acoustic and visual warning (S)
Seat belt reminder warning (S)
Three-point seat belts with belt tensioners and belt force limiters (S)
Tridion safety cell (S)
Two pelvis/thorax bags in the backrests of the seats (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring system (S)
Window airbags (S)
12 volt socket with cover (S)
7-inch multi-touch infotainment display (O)
Dashboard Instrument panel (S)
Digital Radio (S)
Instrument cluster with a 3.5-inch TFT colour display (S)
MirrorLink (O)
smart Media-System (O)
Exterior temperature indicator with frost warning (S)
Pre-entry climate control (S)
Front passenger seat with through-loading function (fully folding backrest) (S)
Heated seats (O)
Heated multi-function steering wheel (O)
Height-adjustable steering column (O)
Comfort windscreen wipers with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/wash function (S)
Driver's door mirrors electrically adjustable and heated (S)
Electric tritop black fabric soft top (fully automatic) with glass rear window and headlining (S)
Electric windows with convenience feature and obstruction sensor (S)
Painted door handles (body colour) (S)
Rear window wiper with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/washfunction (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger with vanity mirrors (S)
H4 halogen headlamps with integrated LED daytime driving lights (S)
Headlamp range adjustment, manual (S)
Reading light for driver and front passenger (S)
Third brake light featuring LED technology (S)
Fabric (S)
Leather (O)
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