Comparison between:
- 2019 Nissan Leaf SL
- 2019 Volkswagen e-Golf SEL Premium
- 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 28 kWh

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 Nissan Leaf SL2019 Volkswagen e-Golf SEL Premium2019 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 28 kWh
SeriesZE1--
2019 Nissan Leaf SL2019 Volkswagen e-Golf SEL Premium2019 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 28 kWh
Model aliasLeaf Tekna--
TrimSLSEL Premium28 kWh
Model year201920192019
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 36,300 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 30,995 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 40,540 (NL, Jul 2019)
EUR 40,300 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 34,200 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 36,150 (ES, Jul 2019)
EUR 41,330 (IT, Jul 2019)
AUD 49,990 (AU, Jul 2019)
USD 38,895 (USA, Jul 2019)USD 30,315 (USA, Jul 2019)
GBP 30,111 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 33,300 (EU, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsSteelSteelAluminium
High tensile strength steel
Exterior colorsBrilliant Silver Metallic
Gun Metallic
Jade Frost Metallic
Super Black
Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
Pearl White Tricoat
Glacier White
Deep Blue Pearl
Pearl White-Super Black
Atlantic Blue Metallic
Deep Black Pearl
Great Falls Green Metallic
Indium Grey Metallic
Pure White
Urano Grey
White Silver Metallic
Oryx White Pearl
Polar White
Platinum Silver
Aurora Silver
Phantom Black
Blazing Yellow
Marina Blue
Phoenix Orange
Interior colorsBlack
Light Grey
Titan Black
Shetland Beige
Black
Number of doors545
Number of seats555
Length176.4 in
4481 mm
168.1 in
4270 mm
176.0 in
4470 mm
Width70.5 in
1791 mm
70.8 in
1798 mm
71.7 in
1820 mm
Width with mirrors77.4 in
1967 mm
79.8 in
2027 mm
80.5 in
2045 mm
Height61.4 in
1560 mm
58.3 in
1482 mm
57.5 in
1460 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
103.5 in
2629 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track60.6 in
1539 mm
60.4 in
1533 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Rear track61.2 in
1555 mm
59.2 in
1503 mm
61.6 in
1564 mm
Clearance5.9 in
150 mm
5.6 in
143 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
40.1 in
1018 mm
39.5 in
1004 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
38.1 in
967 mm
38.2 in
970 mm
Front shoulder room54.3 in
1379 mm
55.9 in
1420 mm
56.1 in
1425 mm
Rear shoulder room52.5 in
1334 mm
53.9 in
1369 mm
55.0 in
1396 mm
Front hip room51.5 in
1308 mm
57.8 in
1469 mm
53.8 in
1366 mm
Rear hip room50.0 in
1270 mm
56.7 in
1440 mm
52.9 in
1344 mm
Front legroom42.1 in
1069 mm
41.2 in
1046 mm
44.7 in
1136 mm
Rear legroom33.5 in
851 mm
35.6 in
904 mm
31.5 in
800 mm
Passenger volume2617.0 l
92.42 ft3
2.62 m3
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Total volume3285.0 l
116.01 ft3
3.29 m3
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Trunk volume668.0 l
23.59 ft3
0.67 m3
341.0 l
12.04 ft3
0.34 m3
350.0 l
12.36 ft3
0.35 m3
Maximum trunk volume850.0 l
30.02 ft3
0.85 m3
1231.0 l
43.47 ft3
1.23 m3
1410.0 l
49.79 ft3
1.41 m3
Curb weight3507.55 lb
1591 kg
3560.47 lb
1615 kg
3130.56 lb
1420 kg
Payload879.64 lb
399 kg
892.87 lb
405 kg
1014.13 lb
460 kg
GVWR4387.2 lb
1990 kg
4453.34 lb
2020 kg
4144.69 lb
1880 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.27 Cd0.24 Cd
Additional information--Height for Europe - 1450 mm
Height for rest of the world - 1460 mm

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerNissanVolkswagen-
ModelEM57EEM 100-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFrontFront
Voltage360 V--
Power110 kW
147.5 hp
149.6 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
88 kW
118.0 hp
119.6 ps
Maximum power RPM3283 - 9795 rpm3300 - 12000 rpm2850 - 6000 rpm
Torque320 Nm
32.6 kgm
236.0 ft-lb
290 Nm
29.6 kgm
213.9 ft-lb
295 Nm
30.1 kgm
217.6 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM3283 rpm-1000 - 2850 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modesEco
Normal
B-mode
Eco
Eco+
Normal
Normal
Sport
Additional information-Three levels of regenerative braking
Eco mode power - 70 kW
Eco mode torque - 233 Nm
Eco+ mode power - 40 kW
Eco+ mode torque - 211 Nm
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed89.5 mph
144.0 km/h
93.2 mph
150.0 km/h
102.5 mph
165.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.90 s9.60 s9.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph7.50 s--
Additional information-Eco mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 13 s
Eco mode top speed - 115 km/h
Eco+ mode 0-100 km/h acceleration - 19 s
Eco+ mode top speed - 90 km/h
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: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km
EPA: 125.0 mi / 201.2 km
NEDC: 174.0 mi / 280.0 km
EPA: 124.3 mi / 200.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, HWY: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 99 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 13.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 28 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 111 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 119 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 126 MPGe
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

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 pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle11 m
36.09 ft
10.9 m
35.76 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.762.66

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio8.19383.617.412
Additional information-Gearbox model - EQ 270-

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)
MacPherson strut
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Rear suspensionTorsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscsDiscs
Additional information4-wheel power-assisted disc brakesFront discs size - 11.3 x 1.0 in
Rear discs size - 10.7 x 0.4 in
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx17 ET456.5Jx16 ET466.5Jx16 ET45

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

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

Battery

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

ManufacturerAESCSamsung SDILG Chem
Model--NCM 622
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity40 kWh35.8 kWh28 kWh
Number of cells19226496
Number of modules242712
Voltage360 V323 V360 V
Energy density224 Wh/kg-104.9 Wh/kg
Weight668 lb
303 kg
701.07 lb
318 kg
599.22 lb
271.8 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, mid-rear
CoolingAir convection (passive)Passive coolingAir convection
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
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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
Standard wall socket, 1.2 kW
Standard wall socket, 2.3 kW
Wall box, 3.6 kW
Wall box, 7.2 kW
CCS fast charging, 40 kW
CCS fast charging, 50 kW
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 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
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW
Quick charge port, Type 4, 50 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 6.6 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
Portable cable, 6:04-6:40
Wall box, 6:04-6:40
EVSE cable, 17:24-26:00
CCS fast charging 50 kW, 0:34
CCS fast charging 40 kW, 0:43
Wall box 7.2 kW, 4:55
Wall box 3.6 kW, 9:50
Standard wall socket 230V, 15:24
Standard wall socket 110/120V, 29:30
Public CCS, 0:14
Public CCS, 0:27
POD Point Wallbox, 4:16
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 13:20

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)
Adjustable cargo floor (S)
e-Golf front grille with blue accent (S)
Integrated rear spoiler (S)
3-point safety belts for all seating positions with pretensioners for driver and front passenger (S)
Active Blind Spot Monitor and Rear Traffic Alert (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (S)
Anti-Slip Regulation (S)
Automatic Post-Collision Braking System (S)
Autonomous Emergency Braking (S)
Child safety locks on rear doors (S)
City Emergency Braking (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Driver alertness detection (S)
Driver and front passenger seat belt reminder (S)
Driver and passenger front and side thorax airbag supplemental restraint system (S)
Driver-only knee airbag (S)
Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (S)
Electronic Differential Lock (S)
Electronic speed control (S)
Electronic Stability Control (S)
Engine Braking Assist (S)
Forward Collision Warning with Autonomous Emergency Braking and Pedestrian Monitoring (Front Assist) (S)
Front airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Front and rear seats belt load limiters (S)
Hydraulic Brake Assist (S)
Immobilizer, anti-theft alarm, central locking (S)
Intelligent Crash Response System (S)
Isofix on rear seats (S)
Lane Departure Warning (Lane Assist) (S)
LATCH (S)
Maneuver Braking (S)
Park Distance Control with Maneuver Braking (S)
Parking Steering Assistant (S)
Rearview camera (S)
Side chest airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Side chest airbags for rear seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for front seats (S)
Side curtain airbags for rear seats (S)
Side head airbags for dirver and passenger (S)
Speed assist (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
XDS (Cross Differential System) (S)
2 x 12V power outlets: 1 in front center console, 1 in cargo area (S)
9.2-inch Discover Media touchscreen sound system with proximity sensor (S)
Bluetooth with audio streaming for compatible devices (S)
Color multi-function trip computer (S)
Keyless entry with push-button start (S)
MIB II infotainment system (S)
MP3/WMA/FLAC-compatible CD player, AM/FM/HD Radio, SD memory card reader, and voice control (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 3-month trial subscription (S)
8 x speakers (S)
USB port (S)
Volkswagen Car-Net Guide & Inform (S)
Volkswagen Digital Cockpit with 12.3-inch screen (S)
VW Car-Net connected services (S)
Climatronic automatic dual-zon A/C (S)
Parking heater/ventilation (S)
Energy-efficient auxilliary climate control heat pump (S)
6-way partial power-adjustable front seats (S)
60/40 folding rear seats (S)
Adjustable lumbar support for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Front comfort seats (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Leather-wrapped multifunction steering wheel (S)
Electrically heated windshield (S)
Heated front washer nozzles (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down front and rear (S)
Rain-sensing windshield wipers (S)
Rear window wiper and washer system (S)
Power-folding and adjustable side mirrors with turning signal (S)
Self-dimming, frameless, interior rearview mirror (S)
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Ambient lighting with illuminated footwell and doorsill scuff plates (S)
Automatic headlights with Coming/Leaving Home feature (S)
High Beam Control (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED headlights with blue accents and low-speed corner-illuminating feature (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Leather gear knob (S)
V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces (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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-For the MY 2018 the e-Golf is in very short supply for the US and in select states: California
Connecticut
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
New York
New Jersey
Oregon
Rhode Island
Vermont
and Washington
D.C. 2019 maybe will mark the last model year for the e-Golf as we know it.
Hyundai IONIQ Electric has been announced in July 2016 for the 2017 model year and remains almost unchanged until MY 2019.
 2019 Nissan Leaf SL2019 Volkswagen e-Golf SEL Premium2019 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 28 kWh