Comparison between:
- 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD
- 2022 BMW iX xDrive50
- 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC Progressive Edition

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD2022 BMW iX xDrive502020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC Progressive Edition
2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD2022 BMW iX xDrive502020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC Progressive Edition
Model alias-iX xDrive 50N293
TrimP8 AWD-400 4MATIC Progressive Edition
Model year202120222020
MarketEuropeNorth America, Europe, ChinaGlobal
PriceEUR 62,000 (DE, Mar 2020)EUR 98,000 (DE, Jun 2021)
GBP 94,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
USD 83,200 (USA, Jun 2021)
USD 67,900 (USA, Nov 2019)
GBP 65,640 (UK, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Carbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP)
Aluminium
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Exterior colorsBlack Stone
Onyx Black Metallic
Fusion Red Metallic
Thunder Grey Metallic
Glacier Silver Metallic
Sage Green
Crystal White Pearl
Bursting Blue Metallic
Individual Storm Bay Metallic (Sport Package)
Mineral White Metallic (Sport Package)
Aventurine Red (Sport Package)
Alpine White
Sapphire Black Metallic
Sophistogrey Metallic with Brilliant Effect
Phytonic Blue
Blue Ridge Mountain
Spectral Blue
Graphite Gray
High-tech Silver
Mojave Silver
Obsidian Black
Selenite Gray
Hyacinth Red
Selenite Gray Magno
Opalite White Bright
Interior colorsCharcoal BlackLoft Stonegrey
Atelier Mokka
Atelier Black
Suite Amido
Suite Castanea
Black
Black / Silk Beige
Number of doors-55
Number of seats-55
Length-195.0 in
4953 mm
187.5 in
4762 mm
Width-77.4 in
1967 mm
74.2 in
1884 mm
Width with mirrors--82.5 in
2096 mm
Width with folded mirrors--74.2 in
1884 mm
Height-66.8 in
1696 mm
63.9 in
1624 mm
Wheelbase-118.1 in
3000 mm
113.1 in
2873 mm
Front track-66.0 in
1677 mm
63.9 in
1624 mm
Rear track-67.2 in
1706 mm
63.6 in
1615 mm
Clearance-8.0 in
203 mm
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Front headroom--41.1 in
1045 mm
Rear headroom--38.6 in
980 mm
Front shoulder room--57.2 in
1454 mm
Rear shoulder room--56.5 in
1436 mm
Front hip room--59.1 in
1500 mm
Rear hip room--58.1 in
1475 mm
Front legroom--20.6 in
523 mm
Rear legroom--19.3 in
491 mm
Trunk volume413.0 l
14.58 ft3
0.41 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1750.0 l
61.80 ft3
1.75 m3
1460.0 l
51.56 ft3
1.46 m3
Curb weight-5379.28 lb
2440 kg
5500.53 lb
2495 kg
Payload-1058.22 lb
480 kg
981.06 lb
445 kg
GVWR-6437.5 lb
2920 kg
6481.59 lb
2940 kg
Drag coefficient-0.25 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional informationTowing capacity - 1
500 kg
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1530 / 1780 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 2500 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 100 kg
Angle of approach / departure - 18.8 / 20.8°
Breakover angle - 17.6°
Fording depth at 7 km/h - 379 mm
Overhang front - 867 mm
Overhand rear - 1022 mm
Perm. trailer load for 12% uphill gradient - 1800 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-BMW-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRear
Voltage--330 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
-
Torque330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
400 Nm
40.8 kgm
295.0 ft-lb
-
Regenerative braking-YesYes
Driving modes--Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual
Additional information-BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
Total system power - 240 kW (326 hp)
Total system torque - 630 Nm
System power-to-weight ratio - 9.9 kg/kW
Total system output - 300 kW (402 hp)
Total system torque - 760 Nm (564 lb. ft.)
5 levels of recuperation

Second electric motor

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

Manufacturer-BMW-
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronous
LocationFrontFrontFront
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
-
Torque330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
352 Nm
35.9 kgm
259.6 ft-lb
-
Regenerative braking-YesYes
Driving modes--Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed111.8 mph
180.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
111.8 mph
180.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.90 s4.60 s5.10 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-4.40 s4.90 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 208.0 mi / 334.7 km
WLTP: 248.5 mi / 400.0 km
WLTP: 391.5 mi / 630.0 kmNEDC: 276.5 mi / 445.0 km
EPA: 220.0 mi / 354.0 km
WLTP: 249.2 mi / 401.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 43 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 72 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 79 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 85 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 23 kWh/100 kmNEDC, CMB: 19.7 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 23.3 kWh/100 km

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 mechanism-Rack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steering-ElectronicElectronic
Turning circle-12.8 m
41.99 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Additional information-Optional Integral Active Steering
Steering ratio - 16:1
-

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmission-Automatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
Drivetrain-All-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio-8.774-
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.-11.115-

Suspension

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

Front suspension-Independent
Double wishbone
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Double wishbone
MacPherson strut
Independent
Shock absorbers
Air springs
Rear suspension-Independent
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Air springs
Independent
Multi-link
Shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakes-Ventilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakes-Ventilated discsDiscs
Additional information-Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Front brake disk size - 348 x 36 mm
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Rear brake disk size - 345 x 24 mm
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-8.5Jx20-

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres-235/60R20 108H235/50R20
235/55R19 105

Battery

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

Manufacturer-CATLLG Chem and Deutsche ACCUMOTIVE
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity78 kWh111.5 kWh80 kWh
Number of cells--384
Number of modules--6
Voltage-330.3 V405 V
Weight--1437.41 lb
652 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Additional information-Net battery capacity - 106.3 kWh2 modules with 48 cells each and 4 modules with 72 cells each
Nominal capacity - 230 Ah
Heat pump function and two electric PTC heater boosters

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 150 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 195 kW
Wallbox, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging, 110 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, 11 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC charging, 0:25-0:31
AC charging, 7:06
DC fast charging, 0:35
Wallbox 11 kW, 11:00
DC fast charging, 0:35-0:44
Wallbox, 9:44-10:49

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBody coloured covered grille (S)
Charcoal headlining (S)
Exterior styling kit (O)
Foldable towbar (O)
Glossy black roof rails (S)
Glossy Black Skid Plates, Front & Rear (S)
Grocery bag holder (O)
Hidden storage under the driver's seat (O)
Load compartment mat, moulded plastic, Charcoal (O)
Moulded plastic floor mats, Charcoal (O)
Power folding outer rear head restraints (O)
Protection net (O)
Protective cap kit, Matt Tech Grey (S)
R-Design perforated leather-clad gear knob, Charcoal, Geartronic (S)
Recharge aluminium front tread plates (S)
Recharge embossed logo on C/D-pillar (S)
Roof spoiler (O)
Roof top in contrast colour, Black Stone (S)
Sport pedals (S)
Without extra emblem tailgate (S)
360º Camera (O)
Alarm Logic Base (S)
Automatic door locking (S)
BLIS - Blind Spot Information with steering assistant (S)
Cruise control (S)
Double locking (S)
Driver adjustable power steering (S)
Dual-stage airbags, driver and front passenger (S)
Dynamic chassis (S)
Emergency Brake light and Hazard Warning (S)
Harman Kardon Premium Sound plus Park Assist package (O)
Hill Descent Control (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Inflatable Curtain (S)
IntelliSafe Assist (ACC) (O)
IntelliSafe Surround (O)
ISOFIX mounting points, rear seat (S)
Keyless entry with hands-free power tailgate opening and closing (S)
Knee airbag, driver side (S)
Lane Keeping Aid (S)
Oncoming Lane Mitigation (S)
Panoramic roof with Navi Tech & Park Assist (O)
Park Assist Camera, rear (O)
Parking assistance, rear Gen 3 (S)
Passenger airbag cut-off switch (S)
Prep for Interior motion sensor (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Rear and front park assist (O)
Road Sign Information (S)
Safety belts with pre-tensioners and load limiters (S)
SIPS side impact protection system (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Standard springs (S)
Temporary Mobility Kit (S)
WHIPS whiplash injury protection system (S)
With alarm preparation (S)
Without blocked lock mode (S)
Without Pilot Assist (S)
12-inch driver display (S)
2 USB Typ-C Connectors, Front (S)
5 volt outlet (2 USB-C), in rear/lower tunnel consol (S)
9-inch centre touchscreen (S)
Android powered infotainment (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB+) (S)
Digital owners manual (S)
High Performance audio system (S)
Power outlet, luggage compartment (S)
Smartphone integration (S)
Volvo On Call (S)
Wireless mobile phone charging (O)
CleanZone (S)
Humidity sensor (S)
Two-zone climate system including cooled glove compartment (S)
Heat in grill emblem (S)
High voltage coolant heater (HVCH) (S)
Adjustable driver and front passenger seats (S)
Comfort front seats (S)
Comfort front seats (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Heated rear seats plus Climate Package (O)
Manual seat cushion extension, driver seat (S)
Manually foldable outer rear head restraints (S)
Manually foldable second seat row (S)
Power driver seat with memory function (O)
Power front passenger seat (O)
Power-operated multi-directional 4-way lumbar support (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Perforated leather-clad sport steering wheel with Uni-deco trim, Charcoal (S)
Steering wheel remote control (S)
Dark tinted rear windows (O)
Handle side door body color, w/o damper, keyless and illumination (S)
Heated windscreen (O)
Heated windscreen washers (O)
Power tailgate (S)
Tempered side windows (S)
Automatically dimmed inner and outer rear view mirrors (S)
Door mirror covers, 019 Black Stone (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Power retractable door mirrors with ground lighting (S)
Fog lamps (S)
Interior high level illumination (S)
LED Headlights (S)
LED headlights with Active Bending Lights (O)
LED headlights with Active Bending Lights (O)
Charcoal Nubuck Textile/Perforated Nappa in Charcoal interior (RB0R) (S)
Cutting Edge Aluminium Decor (S)
High-gloss black side window trim (S)
Travel + Comfort System accessories (S)
Active Cruise Control with Stop&Go function (O)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Parking Assistant including Active Park Distance Control and reversing camera (S)
Performance control (S)
Steering and Lane Control Assistant (O)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
12.3-inch information display (S)
14.9-inch control display (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Plus (S)
BMW Operating System 8 (S)
Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control including rear vents (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber and wool / Sensatec (S)
AMG Line Exterior (O)
Double cup holder in the center console (S)
DYNAMIC SELECT Exterior (S)
Lapse of dark squares behind (O)
Active Blind Spot Assist (O)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC with Control Assistant (S)
Active Lane Keeping Assist (O)
Active Parking Assist with PARKTRONIC (S)
Active Speed Limit Assist (S)
Airbags for the driver and front passenger for a frontal collision (S)
Combined thorax/pelvis side impact airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Curtain airbags in the roof area between the A, B and C-pillars (S)
Deactivation of the airbag on the front passenger side (S)
Distronic Plus with steering assistant (S)
Evasive Steering Assist (S)
ISOFIX child seat anchorage points on the outer rear seats (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
PRE-SAFE (S)
PRE-SAFE PLUS (O)
Pyrotechnical belt tensioners and force limiters (S)
Rear view camera (S)
Three-point seat belts on four seats (S)
Tire pressure monitor (S)
Traffic Sign Assist (S)
10.25-inch instrument cluster (S)
10.25-inch MBUX infotainment display (S)
12v outlet in the luggage compartment (S)
Burmester Surround-Sound system (O)
Digital radio (DAB) (S)
Hands-free Access (S)
KEYLESS-GO package (S)
MBUX multimedia system (S)
Preparation for Navigation Services (S)
Standard smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
2 x USB ports in the rear (S)
2-zone THERMATIC automatic air conditioning (S)
Automatic pre-entry climate control (S)
Heat pump function and electric heater boosters (S)
4-way lumbar support front seats (S)
40/20/40-split rear seats (S)
Heated driver and front passenger seats (S)
Electric tailgate (S)
Heat and sound insulating glass for front side windows (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Heated window washer system (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Automatic glare-free side and interior mirrors (S)
Electrically foldable side mirrors (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
64-color ambient LED lighting (O)
Adaptive High Beam Assistant Plus (S)
LED Intelligent Light System headlamps (S)
LED strip rear lights (S)
Artificial leather with aluminium, carbon fiber or wood trim (O)
High-grade Aberdeenfabric (S)
Roof cover in black fabric (S)
Velour floor mats (S)
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