Comparison between:
- 2018 Nissan Leaf SL
- 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 28 kWh
- 2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh
- 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2018 Nissan Leaf SL2019 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 28 kWh2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV
SeriesZE1---
2018 Nissan Leaf SL2019 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 28 kWh2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV
TrimSL28 kWh38.3 kWh-
Model year2018201920202017
Market-North America, EuropeNorth America, EuropeNorth America
Price-USD 30,315 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 30,111 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 33,300 (EU, Jul 2019)
-USD 37,495 (USA, Sep 2016)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsSteelAluminium
High tensile strength steel
Aluminium
High tensile strength steel
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsBrilliant Silver
Gun Metallic
Jade Frost
Super Black
Scarlet Ember
Pearl White
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White-Super Black
Polar White
Platinum Silver
Aurora Silver
Phantom Black
Blazing Yellow
Marina Blue
Phoenix Orange
Phantom Black
Polar White
Iron Gray
Intense Blue
Fiery Red
Fluidic Metal
Electric Shadow
Liquid Sand
Typhoon Silver
Arctic Blue Metallic
Cajun Red Tintcoat
Kinetic Blue Metallic
Mosaic Black Metallic
Nightfall Grey Metallic
Orange Burst Metallic
Summit White
Silver Ice Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Light Grey
BlackBlack
Gray two-tone
Electric Shadow
Dark Galvanized with Sky Cool Gray accents
Dark Galvanized Grey
Light Ash Gray seats with Ceramic White accents
Number of doors5555
Number of seats5555
Length176.4 in
4481 mm
176.0 in
4470 mm
176.0 in
4470 mm
164.0 in
4166 mm
Width70.5 in
1791 mm
71.7 in
1820 mm
71.7 in
1820 mm
69.5 in
1765 mm
Width with mirrors-80.5 in
2045 mm
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Height61.4 in
1560 mm
57.5 in
1460 mm
57.1 in
1450 mm
62.8 in
1594 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
102.4 in
2601 mm
Front track60.6 in
1539 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
59.1 in
1501 mm
Rear track61.2 in
1555 mm
61.6 in
1564 mm
61.6 in
1564 mm
59.1 in
1501 mm
Clearance5.9 in
150 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
6.0 in
152 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
39.5 in
1004 mm
39.5 in
1004 mm
39.7 in
1008 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
38.2 in
970 mm
37.4 in
950 mm
37.9 in
963 mm
Front shoulder room54.3 in
1379 mm
56.1 in
1425 mm
56.1 in
1425 mm
54.6 in
1387 mm
Rear shoulder room52.5 in
1334 mm
55.0 in
1396 mm
55.0 in
1396 mm
52.8 in
1341 mm
Front hip room-53.8 in
1366 mm
53.8 in
1366 mm
51.6 in
1311 mm
Rear hip room-52.9 in
1344 mm
52.9 in
1344 mm
50.8 in
1290 mm
Front legroom42.1 in
1069 mm
44.7 in
1136 mm
44.7 in
1136 mm
41.6 in
1057 mm
Rear legroom33.5 in
851 mm
31.5 in
800 mm
31.5 in
800 mm
36.5 in
927 mm
Passenger volume2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
--2673.0 l
94.40 ft3
2.67 m3
Total volume3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
--3152.0 l
111.31 ft3
3.15 m3
Trunk volume668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
350.0 l
12.36 ft3
0.35 m3
357.0 l
12.61 ft3
0.36 m3
479.0 l
16.92 ft3
0.48 m3
Maximum trunk volume850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
1410.0 l
49.79 ft3
1.41 m3
1417.0 l
50.04 ft3
1.42 m3
1603.0 l
56.61 ft3
1.60 m3
Curb weight3509.76 lb
1592 kg
3130.56 lb
1420 kg
3366.46 lb
1527 kg
3582.51 lb
1625 kg
Payload943.58 lb
428 kg
1014.13 lb
460 kg
976.65 lb
443 kg
930.35 lb
422 kg
GVWR4453.34 lb
2020 kg
4144.69 lb
1880 kg
4343.11 lb
1970 kg
4512.86 lb
2047 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.24 Cd0.24 Cd0.308 Cd
Additional information-Height for Europe - 1450 mm
Height for rest of the world - 1460 mm
Curb weight excludes driver weight.
Overhang front / rear - 880 / 890 mm
Overhang front / rear - 836 mm / 730 mm

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerNissan---
ModelEM57---
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFrontFrontFront
Voltage360 V---
Power110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
88 kW
118.0 hp
119.6 ps
101 kW
136.1 hp
138.0 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
Maximum power RPM3283 - 9795 rpm2850 - 6000 rpm2850 - 6000 rpm-
Torque320 Nm
32.6 kgm
236.0 ft-lb
295 Nm
30.1 kgm
217.6 ft-lb
295 Nm
30.1 kgm
217.6 ft-lb
360 Nm
36.7 kgm
265.5 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM3283 rpm1000 - 2850 rpm1000 - 2850 rpm-
Regenerative brakingYesYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Normal
B-mode
Normal
Sport
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Normal
Sport
Drive
Low

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed89.5 mph
144.0 km/h
102.5 mph
165.0 km/h
102.5 mph
165.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.90 s9.90 s--
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h---4.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph7.50 s--6.90 s
Additional information-Acceleration 0-100 km/h in Normal mode - 10.2 s.--

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 234.9 mi / 378.0 km
EPA: 151.0 mi / 243.0 km
WLTP: 167.8 mi / 270.0 km
NEDC: 174.0 mi / 280.0 km
EPA: 124.3 mi / 200.0 km
EPA: 170.0 mi / 273.6 km
WLTP: 193.2 mi / 311.0 km
EPA: 238.0 mi / 383.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 14.6 kWh/100 km
EPA, 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
WLTP, CMB: 19.4 kWh/100 km
NEDC, CMB: 11.5 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 15.7 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 122 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 136 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 150 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 121 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 133 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 145 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 28 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 110 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 119 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 128 MPGe

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 pinionRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle11 m
36.09 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.8 m
35.43 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.662.852.91
Additional information--Overall steering gear ratio - 15:1:1-

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)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio8.19387.4127.4127.05

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscsDiscsDiscs
Additional information4-wheel power-assisted disc brakes-Front brakes diameter - 280 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 284 mm
Front brake rotor diameter: 276 mm / 11 in
Rear brake rotor diamete: 264 mm / 10 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx17 ET456.5Jx16 ET456.5Jx16 ET456.5Jx17
6.5Jx17

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/50R17 90V205/55R16 91H205/60R16 R215/50R17 H

Battery

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

ManufacturerAESCLG ChemLG ChemLG Chem
Model-NCM 622NCM 622-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLi-Ion PolymerLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion
Battery capacity40 kWh28 kWh38.3 kWh60 kWh
Number of cells19296-288
Number of modules2412-10
Voltage360 V360 V319.4 V350 V
Energy density224 Wh/kg104.9 Wh/kg112.4 Wh/kg230 Wh/kg
Weight668 lb
303 kg
599.22 lb
271.8 kg
-961.22 lb
436 kg
Volume---285.0 l
10.06 ft3
0.28 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, mid-rearUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingAir convection (passive)Air convectionAir convectionWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
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Additional informationStacked laminated LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2/Graphite
Battery heater
Auxiliary 12-volt lead-acid battery
-Optional battery heater.
Quoted battery density above is without battery heater.
Energy density with battery heater - 111.2 Wh/kg.
With active thermal conditioning
Cell height - 3.9 in
Cell width - 13.1 in
96s3p format

Charging type

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

Charging typeEVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
Fast charging station, 50 kW
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW
Household charging, 1.44 kW
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 3.84 kW
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 7.68 kW
DC fast charging, 80 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, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kWOptional onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 7.2 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeFast charging station, 0:29-0:36
Wall box, 6:04-6:40
Portable cable, 6:04-6:40
EVSE cable, 17:24-26:00
Public CCS, 0:14
Public CCS, 0:27
POD Point Wallbox, 4:16
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 13:20
Public CCS 100 kW, 0:23
Public CCS 50 kW, 0:46
POD Point Wallbox, 5:20
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 18:15
DC fast charging, 0:36-0:45
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 8:20-9:30
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 15:38-19:00
Household charging, 41:40-50:00

Additional features

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

Additional featuresCargo area cover (S)
e-Pedal (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
3-point ALR/ELR seat belts (S)
AEB with pedestrian detection (O)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) (S)
Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Electric (E-PKB) parking brake (O)
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)
Intelligent Around View Monitor (I-AVM) (S)
Intelligent Lane Intervention (I-LI) (O)
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)
ProPILOT Assist (O)
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) (O)
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)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Bose Premium Audio system (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
HomeLink Universal Transceiver (S)
Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) (S)
NissanConnect EV (S)
NissanConnect with Navigation (S)
Palm-shift drive selector (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
7 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)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
8-way power driver's seat (with 2-way lumbar) (S)
Front heated seats (S)
3-spoke (S)
Audio, Bluetooth switches (S)
Cruise control switches (S)
Eco-mode switch (S)
Heated (S)
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 w/ turn signals (S)
Power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Fog lights (S)
High beam assist (HBA) (O)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leather-appointed seating (S)
Alloy pedals (S)
Cargo cover (S)
Center armrest storage (S)
Metallic paint (O)
Rear center armrest with cupholders (S)
Advanced dual front airbags with Occupant Classification System (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) with Pedestrian Detection (S)
Blind Spot Detection (BSD) with Rear Cross-traffic Alert (RCTA) and Lane Change Assist (S)
Brake Assist (S)
Driver and front passenger side-impact airbags (S)
Driver Attention Warning (S)
Driver's blind spot mirror (S)
Driver's knee airbag (S)
Electronic Brake-force Distribution (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (S)
Electronic Stability Control (S)
Energy-absorbing steering column (S)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front and rear side-curtain airbags (S)
Front seatbelt pretensioners and force limiters (S)
Lane Keep Assist (LKA) (S)
Rear LATCH (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Remote keyless entry system with alarm (S)
Smart Cruise Control (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with individual tire pressure indicator (S)
Traction Control System (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (S)
12V power outlet (S)
7-inch display audio system with high-resolution touchscreen (S)
7-inch LCD instrument cluster (S)
8-inch navigation system with high-resolution touchscreen (S)
AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM audio system (S)
Android Auto & Apple CarPlay (S)
Blue Link Guidance Package (for 3 years, enrollment required) (S)
Bluetooth hands-free phone system with voice recognition (S)
Clari-Fi Music Restoration Technology (S)
Complimentary SiriusXM activation and 3-month trial subscription (S)
Free standard three-year Blue Link services (S)
Infinity Premium Audio with 8 speakers including center channel and subwoofer (S)
Proximity Key entry with push button start (S)
Smartphone/USB and auxiliary input jacks (S)
USB port in center console (charge only) (S)
Wireless device charging (S)
Automatic temperature control with Auto Defogging System (S)
Floor console-mounted rear-seat HVAC vents (S)
Ventilated driver and front passener seats (S)
Heat pump (S)
10-way power driver seat with power lumbar support (S)
6-way driver and front passenger seats with seat height adjustment (S)
60/40 split fold-down rear seatback (S)
Adjustable head restraints for all seating positions (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated rear seats (S)
Integrated Memory System (IMS) for driver seat (S)
Leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering-wheel-mounted audio, Bluetooth and cruise controls (S)
Tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel (S)
Aero-type wiper design (S)
Chrome beltline molding (S)
Chrome door handles (S)
Door handle approach light (S)
Front passenger window auto-down/up (S)
Front windshield 2-speed intermittent, mist function (S)
Lower door side molding (S)
Power door locks (S)
Power tilt-and-slide sunroof (S)
Power window lock-out button (S)
Power windows with driver's auto-down/up (S)
Premium door sill plates (S)
Rear window defroster (S)
Solar control glass (S)
Sunvisor extensions (S)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink and compass (S)
Dual illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Dual power-folding side mirrors with puddle lamps (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Manual-folding bodycolor power side mirrors (S)
Side mirrors with turn-signal indicators (S)
Automatic headlight control (S)
Headlights with Dynamic Bending Light (S)
HID headlights with LED light guide (S)
High Beam Assist (S)
Illuminated ignition (S)
LED Daytime Running Lights (S)
LED interior illumination (S)
LED tail lamps (S)
Rear Spoiler with Integrated LED Brake Light (S)
Leather seating surfaces (S)
Premium cloth seating (S)
SmartSense 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)
Cargo cover (S)
Dual-port grille (Dark Silver or Black) (S)
EV Navigation Mapping (S)
Tailgate-mounted rear spoiler (S)
Two front cupholders (S)
Blind Spot Alert (O)
Cross-Traffic Alert (O)
Drag control (S)
Dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger (S)
Electric Parking Brake (S)
Electronic brake force distribution (S)
Four-channel ABS (S)
GM Electronic Precision Shift (EPS) shifter (S)
Head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard seating positions (S)
Knee for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Departure Warning System (O)
LATCH system (S)
Overtaking Sensor (O)
Parking assist (S)
Parking Assistance (O)
Pedestrian Safety Signal (S)
Rear doors child locks (S)
Side blind zone alert with lane change alert (S)
StabiliTrak (S)
Surround Vision (O)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted for side-front outboard seating positions (S)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-rear outboard seating positions (S)
Traction control system (S)
10.2-inch touchscreen with MyLink infotainment system (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support (S)
Bose premium 7-speaker system (O)
Driver Information Center with an 8-inch multi-color graphic display (S)
Keyless open and push-button start (S)
OnStar with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi for up to 7 devices (S)
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite radio (S)
2 x USB charging-only ports for rear passengers (S)
Wireless Charging for compatible smartphones (O)
60/40 split folding for rear seats (S)
Front passenger seatback map pocket (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Heated outbound rear seats (S)
Rear armrest with two cupholders (S)
Leather-trimmed steering wheel (O)
Manually heated steering wheel (O)
Steering Wheel Adjustment (S)
Intermittent windshield and rear window wiper (S)
Power front windows (S)
Rear window electric defogger (S)
Automatic rearview mirror (O)
Digital rearview mirror using a rear-facing camera (O)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjustable side mirrors (S)
Sun visors with sliding vanity mirrors (S)
HID projector beam headlights (S)
Incandescent cargo lamp (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED dome lights (S)
LED taillamps (S)
Deluxe cloth (S)
Perforated leather (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-Hyundai IONIQ Electric has been announced in July 2016 for the 2017 model year and remains almost unchanged until MY 2019.-Built on the GM BEV2 platform.
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