Comparison between:
- 2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 64 kWh
- 2020 KIA Soul EV 39 kWh

Brand, model and trim

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

2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 64 kWh2020 KIA Soul EV 39 kWh
2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 64 kWh2020 KIA Soul EV 39 kWh
Model aliasKONA EV 64 kWhe-Soul
Soul Electric
Trim64 kWh39 kWh
Model year20192020
MarketNorth America, Europe, South KoreaEurope

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Crossover
Materials-Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsGalaxy Grey Metallic
Ceramic Blue Metallic
Chalk White Metallic
Dark Knight Metallic
Tangerine Comet Metallic
Pulse Red Metallic
Acid Yello Metallic
Gravity Grey with Platinum Gold
Cherry Black with Inferno Red
Neptune Blue with Cherry Black
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
-
Number of doors45
Number of seats55
Length164.6 in
4180 mm
165.2 in
4195 mm
Width70.9 in
1800 mm
70.9 in
1801 mm
Width with mirrors81.5 in
2070 mm
-
Height61.8 in
1570 mm
63.0 in
1600 mm
Wheelbase102.4 in
2600 mm
102.4 in
2601 mm
Front track61.6 in
1564 mm
61.6 in
1565 mm
Rear track62.0 in
1575 mm
62.0 in
1575 mm
Clearance6.2 in
158 mm
6.1 in
155 mm
Front headroom39.6 in
1005 mm
39.9 in
1013 mm
Rear headroom37.7 in
957 mm
38.9 in
988 mm
Front shoulder room55.5 in
1410 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
Rear shoulder room54.5 in
1385 mm
54.7 in
1390 mm
Front hip room53.3 in
1354 mm
53.5 in
1359 mm
Rear hip room52.2 in
1326 mm
52.8 in
1341 mm
Front legroom41.5 in
1054 mm
41.1 in
1044 mm
Rear legroom33.4 in
848 mm
36.5 in
927 mm
Passenger volume2661.8 l
94.00 ft3
2.66 m3
-
Total volume2993.8 l
105.72 ft3
2.99 m3
-
Trunk volume332.0 l
11.72 ft3
0.33 m3
-
Maximum trunk volume1114.0 l
39.34 ft3
1.11 m3
-
Curb weight3714.79 lb
1685 kg
3511.96 lb
1593 kg
Payload1069.24 lb
485 kg
952.4 lb
432 kg
GVWR4784.03 lb
2170 kg
4464.36 lb
2025 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.35 Cd
Additional informationCargo and passenger volume are VDA stated for Europe.
US cargo volume with rear seats up is 19.2 cu.ft. / 543.68 l
US cargo volume with rear seats down is 45.8 cu.ft. / 1296.9 l
US passenger volume without pano sunroof is 94.1 cu.ft. / 2664.6 l
US total volume without pano sunroof is 113.3 cu.ft. / 3208.3 l
Overhand front/rear - 866 mm (34.1 in.) / 729 mm (28.7 in. )
Approach / departure angle - 16.2 / 29.6 (degrees)
Min VDA trunk volume (rear seats up) - 315 l
Max VDA trunk volume (rear seats down) - 1339 l

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerSiemens-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Voltage-327 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
Maximum power RPM-2600 - 8000 rpm
Torque395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-240 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationThe electric motor manufacturer has not been officially confirmed by Hyundai.
Three levels of regenerative braking.
Smart regenerative braking operated via paddle shifters.
Four regen braking levels (0 to 3).

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
96.9 mph
156.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.60 s9.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-9.30 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 257.9 mi / 415.0 km
WLTP: 279.0 mi / 449.0 km
WLTP: 172.1 mi / 277.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, HWY: 108 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 120 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 132 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 15.4 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 14.5 kWh/100 km

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 mechanism-Rack and pinion
Type of power steering-Electronic
Turning circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.52.5
Additional information-Steering ratio - 12.8:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio7.9818.206

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Shock absorbers
MacPherson strut
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Shock absorbers
Multi-link
Independent
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional information-Front brakes diameter - 12 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.8 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx177Jx17

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R17 94V215/55R17

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemSK Innovation
ModelNCM 622-
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity64 kWh39.2 kWh
Number of cells294-
Number of modules5-
Voltage356 V327 V
Energy density-250 Wh/kg
LocationUnder the floor, mid-rearUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--35 °C
-31 °F
Additional informationHeat pump for warming up the battery is available only in select markets such as CanadaBattery Ah - 120 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Heat Pump HVAC system (inner condenser heating system) is optional

Charging type

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

Charging typeICCB cable for AC charging, 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW
Trickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
Normal AC charging, 7.2 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 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timePublic CCS 100 kW, 0:39
Public CCS 50 kW, 1:17
POD Point Wallbox, 8:54
ICCB cable for AC charging, 30:29
DC fast charging 100 kW, 0:24
DC fast charging 50 kW, 0:48
Normal AC charging, 5:34
Trickle charging at home, 27:47

Additional features

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

Additional featuresFront cup holders (S)
Metallic paint (O)
Roof rails (S)
Anti-lock brake system (S)
Autonomous emergency braking with pedestrian recognition (S)
Blind spot detection (S)
Cruise control - smart adaptive speed control with stop/go (S)
Drive mode selector (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic stability control (S)
Forward collision warning (S)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front, front side and curtain airbags (S)
Hill-start assist control (S)
Immobiliser (S)
Keyless entry with engine start/stop button (S)
Lane allow assist (S)
Lane keep assist (S)
Rear camera and guidance system for parking (S)
Rear cross traffic alert (S)
Rear cross traffic alert (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Regenerative brake shift paddles (S)
Remote control central locking (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring system (S)
7-inch touchscreen with audio and smart device integration (S)
8-inch touchscreen with navigation, TMC, Mapcare, LIVE services (S)
Android Auto and Appl CarPlay phone connection (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Driver's supervision instrument cluster with 7-inch TFT display (S)
Front USB and AUX connections (S)
Head-up display (S)
Radio RDS and Digital DAB (S)
6 x speakers (2 front, 2 rear, 2 tweeters) (S)
8 x speakers and subwoofer with KRELL Premium Audio (S)
USB charger on center console (S)
Wireless charging pad for smartphones (S)
Adjustable head restraints (S)
Driver's seat manual adjustments (S)
Front and rear seat power adjustment, including height (S)
Front passenger's seat manual adjustments (S)
Heated and ventilated front seats (S)
Manual driver seat height adjustment (S)
Power lumbar support for driver's seat (S)
Heated stearing wheel (S)
Height and reach adjustble steering column (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering wheel audio control (S)
Automatic windscreen wipers with rain sensor (S)
Body-coloured exterior door handles (S)
Chrome coloured interior door handles (S)
One-touch power front windows with anti-trap mechanism (S)
Power rear windows (S)
Privacy glass - rear side and tailgate (S)
Solarg glass with windscreen shade band (S)
Windscreen auto defog function (S)
Windscreen washer fluid sensor and warning indicator (S)
Auto-dimming rear view mirror (S)
Body-coloured side mirrors (S)
Front sun visiors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Power-adjusting and power-folding heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjusting heated side mirrors (S)
Automatic headlights with dusk sensor (S)
Front and center interior lights (S)
Full LED headlights (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
High beam assist (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED positioning lights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Side mirrors cornering lights (S)
Static cornering lights (S)
Cloth (S)
Leather surfaces on seats (S)
2-­tier rear cargo floor (S)
Body­color bumpers with gloss­black accents (S)
Cargo net (O)
Cargo screen (S)
Charge port nozzle lock (S)
Crossbars (O)
Front center console with cup holders, armrest and storage box (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (inner condenser heating system) (O)
High Voltage Positive Temperature Coefficient (PTC) Heater (S)
Luggage net hook (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Rear center arm rest with cup holder (S)
Roof rack ready (mounting points) (O)
Rotary dial transmission gear shift knob (S)
Unique "Eco Electric" hatch emblem (S)
Unique front grille insert (S)
Anti­lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Autonomous Emergency Brake (AEB) (S)
Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Driver's side knee airbag (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat­mounted side airbags (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) with auto hold (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear 3­point seat belts (S)
Front seat­belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat­belt reminder and buckle sensor (S)
Full­length side curtain airbags (S)
Height­adjustable front seat­belt anchors (S)
Hill­start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Impact sensing auto door unlock (S)
Lane Departure Warning (LDW) (S)
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Parking Distance Warning ­ Reverse (PDW­R) (S)
Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Rear child­safety door locks (S)
Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW) (S)
Rear­view camera with dynamic guidelines (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Smart Cruise Control (SCC) with Stop & Go (S&G) (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (S)
Tire Mobility Kit (TMK) (S)
Tire­Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
10.25" touchscreen color audio display unit with integrated rear­ view camera with parking guidance, (S)
12V power outlet (front) (S)
1 rear USB port (S)
2 front USB ports (1 charging, 1 input) (S)
7" color LCD supervision meter cluster (S)
AM/FM/MP3 audio system (S)
Bluetooth wireless technology with voice recognition (S)
Charge status indicator, 3­level lights on instrument panel (S)
Climate and charging scheduling (S)
Digital clock (S)
Navigation system with EV charging stations (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
Smart Key with Push­button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
6 x speakers (S)
8 x speaker surround sound Harman Kardon Premium Audio system with subwoofer and Clari­Fi technology (S)
Trip computer (S)
UVO link infotainment System with smartphone integration (S)
Wireless phone charging (S)
Air conditioning with auto defog and cluster ionizer (S)
Driver only air condition function (S)
Rear heater ducts (under front seats) (S)
6-­way manual adjustable driver's seat with 2-­way height adjuster (S)
60/40 split­folding rear seats (S)
8­-way power adjustable driver's seat with 2­way power lumbar support and 2­-way power height adjust (S)
Front and rear adjustable headrests (S)
Heated front seats (2-­levels) (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel (S)
Poly­urethane wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering­wheel­mounted audio control buttons (S)
Tilt and telescopic steering column (S)
Aero­blade type windshield wipers (S)
Body­color outside door handles (S)
Door scuff plate
Door waistline and wheel arch molding (S)
Driver's one­touch auto up/down and safety (S)
Front and rear door bottle holder (O)
Front passenger seatback pockets (S)
Front variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Matte silver inside door handles (S)
Passenger's one­touch auto up/down and safety (S)
Power door locks with two­turn entry system (S)
Power front/rear windows (S)
Privacy glass (rear door windows, rear quarter, back­lite) (S)
Satin Chrome inside door handles (S)
Side sill and belt­line molding (S)
Solar control glass (windshield with shade band, front door windows) (S)
Auto Dimming rear­view mirror (S)
Body­color outside mirrors with gloss­black base (S)
Day and night rear­view mirror (S)
Gloss­black outside mirrors with gloss­black base (S)
Outside mirrors with turn signal indicators (S)
Power adjustable heated outside mirrors (S)
Sunvisor vanity mirrors with covers, and sliding (S)
Cargo light (S)
Charge port light (S)
Fog lights (S)
Front overhead console room lamp (S)
Illuminated sunvisor (S)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) (S)
LED fog lights (S)
LED headlights with auto light control, leveling and escort function (S)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (O)
LED positioning headlights (S)
LED turn signal lamps (S)
Rear LED combination lights (S)
Room lamp (S)
Leatherette upper console (S)
Sofino leather seat trim (S)
Woven and Tricot cloth seat trim (S)
 2019 Hyundai KONA Electric 64 kWh2020 KIA Soul EV 39 kWh