Comparison between:
- 2016 Tesla Model S 75D
- 2017 KIA Soul EV

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2016 Tesla Model S 75D2017 KIA Soul EV
2016 Tesla Model S 75D2017 KIA Soul EV
Trim75D-
Model year20162017
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanCrossover
MaterialsAluminium
high-strength boron steel
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsSolid Black
Solid White (discontinued in October 2016)
Titanium Silver Metallic (Discontinued in October 2016)
Midnight Silver Metallic
Obsidian Black Metallic
Deep Blue Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Silver Metallic
Carribean Blue w/Clear White Roof
Clear White
Shadow Black w/Inferno Red Roof
Titanium Silver
Bright Silver Metallic
Cloud White
Shadow Black
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
Tan
Grey
Number of doors44
Number of seats55
Length196.0 in
4978 mm
163.0 in
4140 mm
Width77.3 in
1963 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
Width with mirrors86.2 in
2189 mm
-
Width with folded mirrors77.3 in
1963 mm
-
Height56.9 in
1445 mm
62.7 in
1593 mm
Wheelbase116.5 in
2960 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
Front track65.4 in
1661 mm
62.0 in
1576 mm
Rear track66.9 in
1699 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance5.3 in
135 mm
6.3 in
160 mm
Minimum clearance4.6 in
117 mm
-
Maximum clearance6.3 in
160 mm
-
Front headroom38.8 in
986 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
Rear headroom35.3 in
897 mm
39.5 in
1003 mm
Front shoulder room57.7 in
1466 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
Rear shoulder room55.0 in
1397 mm
54.7 in
1389 mm
Front hip room55.0 in
1397 mm
53.2 in
1351 mm
Rear hip room54.7 in
1389 mm
49.3 in
1252 mm
Front legroom42.7 in
1085 mm
40.9 in
1039 mm
Rear legroom35.4 in
899 mm
36.0 in
914 mm
Passenger volume-2749.0 l
97.08 ft3
2.75 m3
Total volume-3281.0 l
115.87 ft3
3.28 m3
Trunk volume744.7 l
26.30 ft3
0.74 m3
532.0 l
18.79 ft3
0.53 m3
Maximum trunk volume1645.2 l
58.10 ft3
1.65 m3
1402.0 l
49.51 ft3
1.40 m3
Secondary trunk volume59.5 l
2.10 ft3
0.06 m3
-
Curb weight4468.77 lb
2027 kg
3289.3 lb
1492 kg
Payload1263.25 lb
573 kg
1031.76 lb
468 kg
GVWR5709.97 lb
2590 kg
4321.06 lb
1960 kg
Drag coefficient0.24 Cd0.35 Cd
Additional informationOptional rear-facing child seat available (seats up to two children)
The single value ground clearance is valid for single motor vehicles with Coil Suspension
The ground clearance range is valid for vehicles with Air Suspension
Overhand 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)

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTesla-
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearFront
Voltage320 V360 V
Power193 kW
258.8 hp
262.4 ps
81 kW
109.2 hp
110.7 ps
Maximum power RPM6100 rpm8000 rpm
Torque330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
285 Nm
29.1 kgm
210.2 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-2730 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional information3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive
Total shaft power from the two motors as limited by the battery: 245 kW / 329 hp
Input voltage - 240-413 V

Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerTesla-
Motor typeAC induction/asynchronous-
LocationFront-
Voltage320 V-
Power193 kW
258.8 hp
262.4 ps
-
Maximum power RPM6100 rpm-
Torque330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
-
Regenerative brakingYes-
Additional features3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive
-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.40 s11.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph4.20 s11.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 304.5 mi / 490.0 km
EPA: 259.0 mi / 416.8 km
NEDC: 131.7 mi / 212.0 km
EPA: 93.2 mi / 150.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 33 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CTY: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 103 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 105 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 32 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 92 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 105 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 120 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA-

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 circle12.4 m
40.68 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.452.85
Additional information-Steering ratio - 15.7:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio9.348.206
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.9.34-

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Smart Air Suspension (optional)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Smart Air Suspension (optional)
Telescopic 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 discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsDiscs
Additional informationFront brakes: Aluminium 4 piston fixed calliper with 355 mm x 32 mm ventilated rotor
Rear brakes: Aluminium 4 piston fixed calliper with 365 mm x 28 mm ventilated rotor
Front brakes diameter - 11.8 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.1 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
6.5Jx16

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres245/35R21 96Y
245/45R19 98V
205/60R16 92H

Battery

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

ManufacturerPanasonicSK Innovation
ModelNCR18650A-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity75 kWh30.5 kWh
Number of cells5880192
Number of modules148
Voltage302 V360 V
Energy density-200 Wh/kg
Weight-604.95 lb
274.4 kg
Volume-241.0 l
8.51 ft3
0.24 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
-
Additional information75 kW version uses higher-capacity cellsUsable capacity - 27 kWh
Battery Ah - 75 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Supposed battery model - NCM 622
A heat pump HVAC system is standard

Charging type

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

Charging typeNEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 kW
Trickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 2.3 kW
DC 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, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeSupercharger, 0:38
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:55-13:01
Wall Connector, 6:31
NEMA 14-50, 7:49
NEMA 5-15, 52:05
DC fast charging, 0:29-0:33
Normal AC charging, 4:38-5:00
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 11:44-13:16
Trickle charging at home, 21:11-24:00

Additional features

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

Additional features2 x activated carbon air purification filters (O)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Carbon fibre spoiler (O)
Center armrest with two cup holders (S)
Front sun visors with mirrors (S)
Fully trimmed frunk and rear cargo area with keyless open (S)
Glove compartment (S)
HEPA filter system with Bioweapon Defense Mode (O)
Integrated Center Console (O)
Micro-filter ventilation system with replaceable filters (S)
Open center console storage area (S)
Parcel shelf (S)
Red Brake Calipers (O)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Blind spot warning system (S)
Crash sensor for high voltage disconnect (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat sensors (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Driver seat position sensor (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar hidden near the Tesla front logo (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Interior, emergency manual release mechanism for all doors, frunk and rear cargo area (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Speed assist (O)
Three second row LATCH attchments (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
Ventilated front seats (O)
12V power outlet (S)
17-inch capacitive touchscreen (S)
AM/FM/HD radio (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
High-definition back-up camera (O)
Homelink with auto open/close of garage door/gate (S)
Maps and Navigation with real-time traffic updates (S)
Satellite radio ready (S)
7 x speakers, 200-watt stereo system (S)
12 x speakers, 580-watt Dolby Pro Logic IIx 7.1 surround sound (O)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Streaming audio (S)
Wi-Fi ready (S)
Wireless connectivity (capability) (O)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
60/40 split fold-down rear seatback (S)
Built-in rear-facing child seats (O)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Heated eight-way power front seats with four-way power lumbar (S)
Heated front and rear seats (O)
Next Gen seats (O)
3-spoke multi-function steering wheel with tactile controls (S)
Active panoramic roof (O)
Auto present door handles (O)
Black or body coloured aluminum roof (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Frameless, tempered safety glass front windows (S)
Lighted door handles (O)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power rear liftgate (O)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
Solid glass roof (O)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto-dimming mirrors (O)
Power-folding and heated side mirrors (S)
3-position LED turning headlights (O)
Automatic high/low beam headlights (O)
Bi-functional automatic halogen headlights (S)
Bi-functional high intensity Xenon headlamps (O)
Convenienve lighting (O)
Fascia-mounted rear reflex reflectors (S)
Feature backlit, turn side-repeator lamps (S)
Front LED map lights (S)
High-mounted LED stop lamp (S)
LED cornering lights (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED front and rear side-marker lights (S)
LED front fog lamps (O)
LED rear taillights (S)
Liftgate mounted LED tail and LED back up lamps (S)
Park lights (S)
Steering-activated LED cornering lights (O)
Carbon fibre accents (O)
Cloth and synthetic leather materials (S)
Dark ash wood decor (S)
Figured ash wood decor (O)
Gloss wood trim (O)
Matte Obeche wood trim (O)
Piano black decor accents (S)
Body color bumpers with color accents (S)
Cargo screen (S)
Dual front cup holders (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)
Anti lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (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)
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)
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 button start lock system (S)
6 x speakers (S)
USB/auxiliary input jacks (S)
UVO EV Services (5 Year Subscription) (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 (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)
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 windshield wipers (S)
Front door speaker lights (O)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
Power windows with driver's one touch auto down (S)
Privacy glass (S)
Solar glass: front windows/windshield (S)
Day/night interior rear view mirror (S)
Electrochromatic rear view mirror (S)
Heated outside mirrors (S)
Outside mirrors with turn signal indicators (S)
Power folding outside mirrors (S)
Power outside mirrors (S)
Ambient LED interior lights (O)
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 accent lights (above headlamps) (S)
LED rear combination lamps (S)
Projection fog lights (S)
Projection headlamps with auto light control, anti fog and escort function (S)
Bio based interior materials (S)
Cloth seat trim (S)
Leather seat trim (S)
Leatherette center door trim (S)
Leatherette cluster housing (S)
Soft touch dash (S)
Soft touch front upper door panels (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationDiscontinued in February 2016.What's new for 2017 Kia Soul EV:
New audio head unit with rear camera display and 5-inch color screen;
New rear center armrest;
Exterior paint color: Cloud White;
New dark gray 16-inch wheel cover;
Remote climate logic to precondition the car when it's not grid connected;
UVO eco
the new connectivity and control app system that offers immediate HVAC control; on-demand vehicle diagnosis
Speed Alert; Curfew Alert; Geo-Fence Alert; Location POI; Google local search; and Trip Info for app and MyUVO.com;
Fast charge now provides more energy (94% of charge) adding more miles in each charge event and drivers can now set the charge time to end at their convenience;
Generation II Pedestrian Warning System alters the sound and frequency of the warning depending on vehicle speed;
 2016 Tesla Model S 75D2017 KIA Soul EV