Comparison between:
- 2020 KIA e-Niro 4
- 2020 Renault Zoe R135
- 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Max
- 2019 Nissan Leaf S Plus

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 KIA e-Niro 42020 Renault Zoe R1352020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Max2019 Nissan Leaf S Plus
Series-ZE50ID.ZE1
2020 KIA e-Niro 42020 Renault Zoe R1352020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Max2019 Nissan Leaf S Plus
Model aliasNiro EV
eNiro
Niro Electric
-ID3 1stLeaf Acenta Plus
Leaf 3.ZERO e+
Leaf e+
Leaf e-Plus
Trim4R135MaxS Plus
Model year2020202020202019
MarketNorth America, Europe, South KoreaEuropeEuropeNorth America, Japan
PriceGBP 37,995 (UK, Dec 2019)--USD 36,550 (USA, Jul 2019)
CAD 44,898 (CAN, Jul 2019)
JPY 4,162,320 (JAP, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCrossoverHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsAdvanced High Strength Steel
Aluminium
-Steel
Aluminium
Corrosion-resistant high strength steel
Exterior colorsGraphite
White Pearl
Midnight Black
Pluto Brown
Gravity Blue
Aluminium Silver Metallic
Silky Silver Metallic
Dark Gray Metallic
Runway Red Metallic
Snow White
Celadon Blue
Flame Red
Quartz White
Diamond Black
Highland Grey
Glacier White
Titanium Grey
Aconite
Zircon Blue
Quartz White
White
Teal
Brilliant Silver Metallic
Gun Metallic
Super Black
Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
Pearl White Tricoat
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White/Super Black
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
Black
Grey
White-Orange
Grey-Black
Black
Number of doors5-55
Number of seats5555
Length172.2 in
4375 mm
-167.8 in
4261 mm
176.4 in
4481 mm
Width71.1 in
1805 mm
-71.2 in
1809 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Width with mirrors---79.9 in
2030 mm
Height61.4 in
1560 mm
-61.1 in
1552 mm
61.6 in
1565 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
-108.9 in
2765 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track62.0 in
1576 mm
--60.6 in
1539 mm
Rear track62.4 in
1585 mm
--61.2 in
1555 mm
Clearance6.1 in
155 mm
--5.9 in
150 mm
Front headroom40.1 in
1018 mm
--41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom37.7 in
957 mm
--37.3 in
948 mm
Front shoulder room56.0 in
1423 mm
--54.3 in
1379 mm
Rear shoulder room55.1 in
1400 mm
--52.5 in
1334 mm
Front hip room53.7 in
1364 mm
--51.7 in
1313 mm
Rear hip room48.3 in
1227 mm
--50.0 in
1270 mm
Front legroom41.7 in
1059 mm
--42.1 in
1069 mm
Rear legroom36.0 in
914 mm
--33.5 in
851 mm
Passenger volume---2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
Total volume---3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
Trunk volume451.0 l
15.93 ft3
0.45 m3
-385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
Maximum trunk volume1405.0 l
49.62 ft3
1.41 m3
--850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
Curb weight3994.78 lb
1812 kg
-3637.63 lb
1650 kg
3780.93 lb
1715 kg
Payload921.53 lb
418 kg
--970.03 lb
440 kg
GVWR4916.31 lb
2230 kg
--4750.96 lb
2155 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd-0.267 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional informationHeight with roof rails - 1570 mm--Minimum cargo volume (VDA): 435 l
Weight distribution front / rear (%) - 967 / 748 kg (56/44)
Angle of approach - 16.3°
Angle of departure - 25°

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-RenaultVolkswagenNissan
Model-R135APP 310EM57
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousBrushless DCAC synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFrontRearFront
Voltage356 V--360 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM3800 - 8000 rpm4200 - 11163 rpm-4600 - 5800 rpm
Torque395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
245 Nm
25.0 kgm
180.7 ft-lb
310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
340 Nm
34.7 kgm
250.8 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-1500 - 3600 rpm-800 - 4000 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Normal
B-mode
D-mode
-Eco
Normal
B-mode
Additional informationFour levels of regenerative baking - from 0 to 3.---

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
87.0 mph
140.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
98.8 mph
159.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.80 s9.90 s--
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph7.50 s---

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 239.0 mi / 384.6 km
WLTP: 282.0 mi / 453.8 km
WLTP: 382.0 mi / 614.8 km
WLTP: 245.4 mi / 395.0 kmWLTP: 261.0 mi / 420.0 kmEPA: 226.0 mi / 363.7 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 102 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 123 MPGe
WLTP, CTY: 11.8 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 14.9 kWh/100 km
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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 circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
-10.2 m
33.46 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.57---

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)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio8.206--8.193

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsDiscs-Ventilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs-Ventilated discs
Additional information---Front disks size - 11.14 in x 1.1 in
Rear disks size - 11.5 in x 0.63 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx17 ET50--6.5Jx16 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R17 94W-215/45R20205/55R16 89H

Battery

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

ManufacturerSK InnovationRenault and LG Chem-AESC
Model-Z.E. 50--
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLithium-Ion-Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity64 kWh54.66 kWh58 kWh62 kWh
Number of cells294192-288
Number of modules312-3
Voltage356 V400 V--
Energy density141.3 Wh/kg168 Wh/kg--
Weight1007.51 lb
457 kg
718.71 lb
326 kg
--
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection-Air convection (active)
Minimum ambient temperature----35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature---45 °C
113 °F
Additional informationCapacity - 180 Ah
Battery heating system with heat pump
Usable battery capacity - 52 kWh
Heat pump
Battery cell model - LGX E78
Vattery cell voltage - 3.65 V
Battery cell capacity - 78 Ah
Battery cell weight - 1.073 g
Battery cell chemistry - NCM172
Battery cell energy density - 265 Wh/kg
VW explicitly states this is the net battery capacity
Estimated gross capacity - 62 kWh
The modules have different shapes with a different number of cells.

Charging type

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

Charging type3-pin AC charging, 2.3 kW
AC charging, 7.2 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 100 kW
Wallbox 3.7 kW, 3.7 kW
Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7.4 kW
Wallbox 11 kW, 11 kW
Wallbox 22 kW, 22 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 100 kW
EVSE cable, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 6.6 kW
Portable cable, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging station, 70 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 CCS2, 7.2 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 kW-Onboard charger, Type 1, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 100 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC charging 100 kW, 0:31-0:39
DC charging 50 kW, 1:02-1:17
AC charging, 8:54
3-pin AC charging, 27:50
DC charging, 0:50-1:03
Wallbox 22 kW, 2:22
Wallbox 11 kW, 4:44
Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7:02
Wallbox 3.7 kW, 14:04
DC charging, 0:28-0:30
Wallbox 11 kW, 5:17
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 8:04
DC fast charging station 70 kW, 0:30-0:43
Wall box, 10:20
Portable cable, 10:20
EVSE cable, 26:58

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBlack side sill and wheel arch body mouldings (S)
Centre console storage box (S)
Chrome beltline mouldings (S)
High-gloss black centre fascia trim (S)
High-gloss black door insert trim (S)
High-gloss black lower console trim (S)
Luggage area load cover and net hooks (S)
Matt black radiator grille (S)
Rear spoiler (S)
Roof rails (S)
Adaptive smart cruise control with Stop & Go (S)
Alarm System and Engine Immobiliser (S)
All-round height adjustable headrests (S)
All-round three-point seatbelts (S)
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Charging indicator on dashboard (S)
Door Deadlocks (S)
Driver knee airbag (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Elelctronic parking brake with Autohold (S)
Emergency Stop Signalling (ESS) (S)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) (S)
Front and rear centre armrests (S)
Front parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag cut-off switch (S)
Front seatbelts with height adjusters (S)
Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Impact-sensing auto door unlocking (S)
Interior Door Lock/Unlock Function (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Lane Follow Assist (LFA) (S)
Lane Keep Assist System (LKAS) (S)
Locking Wheel Nuts (S)
Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Reversing camera system integrated into the screen (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Speed Sensing Auto Door Locking (Dealer-Activated Feature) (S)
Start/Stop button with Smart Entry System (S)
Twin curtain airbags with roll-over sensor (S)
Twin front airbags (S)
Twin side front airbags (S)
Tyre Mobility Kit (S)
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
10.25-inch infotainment touchscreen with navigation (S)
7-inch colour display for instrument cluster (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with Voice Control (S)
Bluetooth (S)
DAB radio with MP3 compatibility (S)
Fast charging USB port in centre console (S)
Front USB port (S)
Kia Connected Services Featuring TomTom (S)
Shark fin antenna (S)
8 x speaker JBL Premium Sound System with subwoofer, external amp and front centre speaker (S)
Telematics System with UVO Connect Services (S)
Trip comupter and digital clock (S)
Wireless mobile phone charger (S)
Rear ventilation duct (S)
Single automatic air-conditioning (S)
60:40 split-folding second row seats (S)
8-way power-adjustable driver's seat (S)
Driver's seat with power lumbar support (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Manual height adjustment of passenger's seat (S)
High-gloss black steering wheel trim (S)
Leather-trimmed and heated steering wheel (S)
Regenerative braking level with paddle shifters on the steering wheel (S)
Shift by wire (S)
Steering wheel-mounted controls (S)
Tilt and telescoping steering wheel adjustment (S)
Aluminium door scuff plates (S)
Chrome-coated exterior door handles (S)
Leather-trimmed door armrests (S)
Power windows front (S)
Privacy glass on rear windows and tailgate (S)
Rain-sensing front wipers (S)
Satin finish interior door handles (S)
Solar glass (S)
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror (S)
Body-coloured, high-gloss side mirrors (S)
Driver's wide view door mirror (S)
Electrically folding, adjustable and heated side mirrors with LED turn signals (S)
Sunvisors with vanity mirror illumination (front seats) (S)
Ambient lighting (S)
Automatic headlight control (S)
Bulb-type overhead console lamp with sunglasses case (S)
Centre room lamp (S)
Front bulb fog lights (S)
LED DRLs (S)
LED headlights with bi-function projection (S)
LED rear combination lights (S)
Luggagae area light (S)
Manual headlight levelling device (S)
Welcome and Follow-me-home light functionality (S)
Black leather with partial faux leather elements (S)
E-shifter (electronic gear lever) (S)
Auto-Hold assistance (S)
Automatic dimming of high beams (S)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Automatic parking brake (S)
Blind spot warning (S)
Front, rear and sides parking radar (S)
Hands-free parking (S)
Lane departure warning (S)
Lane keeping assist (S)
Overspeed prevention (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Recognition of traffic signals (S)
10-inch driver's display (S)
9.3-inch display with EASY LINK navigation (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support (S)
2 x front USB ports (S)
2 x rear USB ports (S)
Wireless induction charger for a smartphone (S)
Acoustic windshield (S)
LED DLRs (S)
LED fog lights (S)
LED headlamps (S)
LED interior lights (S)
LED taillights (S)
LED turn signals (S)
100% recycled fabric (carded yarn and PET) (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Contactless high-voltage battery charging (S)
Keyless Advanced locking and starting system (S)
Lane change system (S)
Lane-keeping system with Emergency Assist (S)
Rearview camera system (S)
Augmented reality (AR) head-up display (S)
Beats sound system (S)
DAB+ digital radio (S)
Navigation system (S)
2 x USB-C ports on the center console (S)
Voice assistant
Comfort seats (S)
Heated seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Panorama sliding/tilting glass roof, tinted (S)
Tinted windows (S)
Ambient lights (S)
Brake lights (S)
IQ.LIGHT Matrix LED headlights with Dynamic Light Assist (O)
Matrix LED headlights (S)
Matrix sidelights (S)
Turn indicators and tail light clusters (S)
Aerodynamic underbody cover and rear diffuser (S)
Bottle holders - 4 (door panels) (S)
Cargo Cover (O)
Center console storage (S)
Charge port light and lock (S)
Cupholders - 2 in center console (S)
Fixed roof antenna (S)
Kick Plates (O)
Rear spoiler (S)
Sun visors with extension (S)
Tire repair kit - mounted in trunk (S)
3-point ALR (all)/ELR (driver) seatbelts (S)
4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) (S)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety rear door locks (S)
Child seat upper tether anchor (S)
Cruise control (S)
e-Pedal (advanced 1-pedal operation) (S)
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) (S)
Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air bags (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
LATCH System (S)
Manual, foot pedal parking brake (S)
Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AABS) with dual-stage supplemental front air bags with seat belt sen (S)
Nissan Vehicle Immobilizer System (S)
Power window lockout system (S)
Prentesioners and load-limiters on front seatbelts (S)
Rear Door Alert (RDA) (S)
RearView Monitor (S)
Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bags for front and rear-seat outboard occupant hea (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) (S)
Vehicle Security System (VSS) (S)
12-volt power outlet (1 on IP) (S)
8-inch colour LCD touchscreen (S)
AM/FM with MP3/WMA playback capability (S)
Auxiliary input jack and USB connection port for iPod and other devices (S)
Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System (S)
Bluetooth Streaming Audio (S)
Digital meter cluster (S)
Front and rear assist grips (S)
Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant (S)
Nissan Intelligent Key with Push Button Start and charge port door release (S)
NissanConnect featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (S)
6 x speakers (S)
Trip computer (State of Charge percentage, instant and average energy consumption, driving time, out (S)
Automatic Temperature Control (S)
Rear HVAC ducts (O)
4-way manual front passenger seat (S)
6-way manual driver's seat (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Passenger seat pockets (S)
3-spoke, manual tilt steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Chrome outside door handles (S)
Power door locks w/auto locking system (S)
Power windows with driver's side one-touch auto up/down (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Remote charge door release (S)
Variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Dual power remote-controlled outside mirrors (S)
Heated outside mirrors (O)
Aerodynamic halogen headlights (S)
Automatic on/off headlights (S)
Center high-mounted stop light (S)
LED taillights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Bio Suede PET material (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information---Range according to the Japanese JC08 cycle - 570 km
 2020 KIA e-Niro 42020 Renault Zoe R1352020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Max2019 Nissan Leaf S Plus