Comparison between:
- 2019 NIO ES6 Standard 70 kWh
- 2020 Polestar 2 Performance Package
- 2020 Rivian R1S 135 kWh
- 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 NIO ES6 Standard 70 kWh2020 Polestar 2 Performance Package2020 Rivian R1S 135 kWh2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD
2019 NIO ES6 Standard 70 kWh2020 Polestar 2 Performance Package2020 Rivian R1S 135 kWh2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD
TrimStandard 70 kWhPerformance Package135 kWhP8 AWD
Model year2019202020202021
MarketChinaNorth America, Europe, ChinaNorth AmericaEurope
PriceCNY 358,000 (PRC, Sep 2019)USD 63,000 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 49,900 (UK, Oct 2019)
EUR 57,900 (DE, Oct 2019)
CNY 460,000 (PRC, Oct 2019)
-EUR 62,000 (DE, Mar 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)-Pick-upSport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsCarbon-fiber
High-strength steel
7075 aluminium alloy
Steel
Aluminium Alloy
Steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsDeep Black
Cloud White
Sky Blue
Star Ash
Morning Fog Green
Morning Red
Stratospheric Blue
Nebula Purple
Mars Red
Snow
Magnesium
Thunder
Moon
Midnight
Void
SilverBlack Stone
Onyx Black Metallic
Fusion Red Metallic
Thunder Grey Metallic
Glacier Silver Metallic
Sage Green
Crystal White Pearl
Bursting Blue Metallic
Interior colorsSports Grey
Technology Black
Urban Brown
Slate Weave Tech with Black Ash deco
Charcoal Weave Tech with Black Ash deco
Ventilated Nappa leather Barley with reconstructed wood deco
BlackCharcoal Black
Number of doors554-
Number of seats555 / 7-
Length190.9 in
4850 mm
181.4 in
4607 mm
200.7 in
5098 mm
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Width77.4 in
1965 mm
-79.3 in
2015 mm
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Width with mirrors-78.1 in
1985 mm
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Height69.2 in
1758 mm
58.2 in
1478 mm
71.7 in
1820 mm
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Wheelbase114.2 in
2900 mm
107.7 in
2735 mm
121.1 in
3075 mm
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Front track65.7 in
1668 mm
-67.3 in
1710 mm
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Rear track65.8 in
1672 mm
-67.3 in
1710 mm
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Clearance6.7 in
170 mm
-8.1 in
205 mm
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Minimum clearance--9.6 in
245 mm
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Maximum clearance--11.2 in
285 mm
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Trunk volume584.0 l
20.62 ft3
0.58 m3
404.0 l
14.27 ft3
0.40 m3
-413.0 l
14.58 ft3
0.41 m3
Maximum trunk volume1433.0 l
50.61 ft3
1.43 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-34.0 l
1.20 ft3
0.03 m3
330.0 l
11.65 ft3
0.33 m3
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Curb weight5169.84 lb
2345 kg
-5842.25 lb
2650 kg
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Payload--1807.79 lb
820 kg
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GVWR--7650.04 lb
3470 kg
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Drag coefficient0.29 Cd---
Additional informationApproach / Departure angle - 21.2° / 20.6°
Trunk storage volume (including hidden storage compartment) - 672 l
Body type - fastback
Trunk volume standard - VDA
Braked towing capacity - 1500 kg
Off-road ground clearance - 365 mm
Water fording depth (max) - 1 m
Approach angle in offroad mode - 34 degrees
Departure angle in offroad mode - 30 degrees
Ramp breakover angle in offroad mode - 29 degrees
Max climbing gradient - 45 degrees
Rear bin volume - 180 l
Trailer weight rating - 3500 kg
Towing capacity - 1
500 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous--
Location of the motorRearRear-Rear
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
--150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
Torque305 Nm
31.1 kgm
225.0 ft-lb
--330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes--
Additional information-Total system power - 300 kW
Total system torque - 660 Nm
Four motors total torque (105 kWh pack) - 560 Nm
Four motors total power (105 kWh pack) - 300 kW
Four motors total torque (135 kWh pack) - 1120 Nm
Four motors total power (135 kWh pack) - 562 kW
Four motors total torque (180 kWh pack) - 1120 Nm
Four motors total power (180 kWh pack) - 522 kW
Power per wheel - 147 kW
Torque per wheel - 3500 Nm
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Second electric motor

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

Motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous--
LocationFrontFront-Front
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
--150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
Torque305 Nm
31.1 kgm
225.0 ft-lb
--330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes--

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
-124.9 mph
201.0 km/h
111.8 mph
180.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.60 s4.70 s-4.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph--3.00 s-
Additional information--105 kWh pack version acceleration 0-60 mp/h - 12.5 s
180 kWh pack version acceleration 0-60 mp/h - 3.2 s
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Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 261.0 mi / 420.0 kmEPA: 275.0 mi / 442.6 km
WLTP: 310.7 mi / 500.0 km
Real range: 300.1 mi / 483.0 kmWLTP: 248.5 mi / 400.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency----

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-

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear-
DrivetrainFour-wheel drive (4WD/4x4)All-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)-

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Dynamic Suspension Damping Control (CDC)
Independent
MacPherson strut
adjustable Öhlins dampers
Independent
Double wishbone
Pneumatic (air suspension)
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Rear suspensionMulti-link
Dynamic Suspension Damping Control (CDC)
Independent
Independent
Multi-link
adjustable Öhlins dampers
Independent
Multi-link
Pneumatic (air suspension)
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Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs-
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs-
Additional informationBrembo four-piston front brake calipersBrembo 4-piston calipers
Öhlins DFV dampers
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims----

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/50R20
255/55R19
265/45R21 V
245/40R20--

Battery

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

ManufacturerCATL---
ModelNCM523---
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion-Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity70 kWh78 kWh135 kWh78 kWh
Number of cells--7776-
Number of modules-27--
Energy density135 Wh/kg---
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation-Water-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
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Additional informationThe battery is swappable.
Battery heating system (with reserved thermostat function)
China model battery capacity - 72 kWhThere will be a 105 kWh and a 180 kWh battery versions with the 105 kWh one being announced later than the other two.-

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 7 kWWallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 150 kW
DC fast charging, 160 kWAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 150 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portAC charging port, Type 2, 7 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:38-0:47
AC charging, 10:00
DC charging, 0:25-0:31
Wallbox, 7:06
DC fast charging, 0:41DC charging, 0:25-0:31
AC charging, 7:06

Additional features

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

Additional features360° HD panoramic image (S)
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) (S)
Automatic emergency braking (AEB) (S)
Automatic parking (Autohold) (S)
Body Rollover Prevention System (RSC) (S)
Body Stability Control System (ESP) (S)
Brake pad automatic replacement reminder (S)
Brake Power Distribution System (EBD) (S)
Burglar alarm system (S)
Cruise control (S)
Curved Auxiliary System (CBC) (S)
Dynamic Wheel Torque Control System (DWT-B) (S)
Electronic parking brake (S)
Emergency Brake Assist System (EBA) (S)
Enhanced automatic emergency braking - with bicycle identification (AEB-C) (S)
Enhanced automatic emergency braking - with pedestrian identification (AEB-P) (S)
Fatigue Driving Monitoring (DDD) (S)
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) (S)
Front and rear parking assist radar (S)
2 x front head airbags (S)
Front row sensor (S)
2 x front side airbags (S)
HD parking image system (S)
Hill Start Assistance System (HSA) (S)
4 x ISOFIX child safety seat interface (S)
Lane Change Warning (LCA) (S)
Lane departure warning (LDW) (S)
Level 2+ autonomous driving (S)
Low speed sound outside the car (S)
5 x millimeter-wave radars (S)
Narrow Road Assist (SDIS) (S)
NIO Pilot basic functions (S)
NIO Pilot full function (O)
Pre-tightening force belt (S)
Rear door child safety lock (S)
3 x regular cameras (S)
2 x side curtain airbags for all three seat rows (S)
Side opening warning (SDO) (S)
Steep slope descent system (HDC) (S)
4 x surround cameras (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (D-TPMS) (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Trailer mode (neutral) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
Vehicle blind spot monitoring (BSD) (S)
11.3 inch (1600 x 1400 px) 2nd gen multi-touch central control panel (S)
2 x 12V power outlets (S)
4G wireless network (S)
5W Qi wireless charging board with NFC support (S)
8.8 inch (1600 x 600 px) digital meter (S)
Bluetooth 4.2 (S)
Central control wireless charging board (Qi standard, 10W power) with NFC function (S)
Driver status detection camera (S)
Enhanced Head-Up Display System (O)
Forward driving recorder (S)
2 x front USB ports with one being USB 3.0 (S)
High-performance intelligent gateway and FOTA remote upgrade capability (S)
In-car Wi-Fi (S)
Intelligent car finder (S)
NIO OS and in-vehicle applications (S)
NOMI AI system with voice recognition and voice positioning (S)
NOMI Halo (S)
NOMI Mate (O)
6 x personalized sound atmosphere modes (O)
2 x second row USB ports (S)
2 x smart keys with built-in Bluetooth and wireless charging (S)
12 x speakers with surround sound system (O)
7 x speakers with surround sound system (S)
Wide angle camera in the car (S)
3-zone automatic air-conditioning (S)
Exhaust vents on all three rows (S)
Front seat ventilation (O)
HEPA medical grade filter (with activated carbon) (S)
In-car PM 2.5 sensor (S)
Intelligent air purification system (S)
Negative ion generator (S)
Rear air-conditioning control panel (S)
Smart filter replacement reminder (S)
Smart fragrance system (O)
Second row seat heating (O)
4-way adjustment of headrests on front row (S)
4-way electric adjustment of lumbar support on driver seat (S)
4-way electric adjustment of lumbar support on front passenger seat (S)
50/50 retraction of the third row of seats (S)
6-way electric adjustment of front passenger seat (S)
60/40 retraction of the second row of seats (S)
8-way electric adjustment of driver seat (S)
Driver welcome function (S)
Front and rear adjustment of the second row of seats (S)
Front passenger with electric seat adjustment and leg rest (O)
Heated front seats (S)
Parent-child mode seat layout (O)
Parent-child mode seat layout (S)
Second and third row 2-way adjustment headrest (S)
Super-sliding passenger seats (S)
Super-sliding position for front passenger seat (O)
4-way electric adjustment steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Multi-function leather steering wheel (S)
Concealed sensor door handle (S)
Electric panoramic sunroof and sunshade (S)
Electric tailgate (S)
Full car anti-UV insulation glass (S)
Keyless entry (supports NFC) (S)
Physical emergency key (S)
Rain sensor wiper (S)
Rear privacy glass (S)
Roof rack connection (maximum load capacity 75 kg) (S)
Anti-glare, automatic interior mirror (S)
Automatic anti-glare side mirrors (O)
Headlight level automatic adjustment (S)
LED "heartbeat" tail light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED far and near light integrated headlight (S)
LED fog light (with steering assist function) (S)
LED reading light (S)
LED smart wheel eyebrow light (S)
LED storage space lighting (S)
LED welcome lighting system (S)
Smart 10-color ambient light (S)
Sun visor mirror with LED lighting (S)
Nappa Premium Interior Set with front seat massage (O)
Perforated leather (S)
360° Camera (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Blind Spot Information with Steer assist (S)
Collision avoidance and mitigation by braking and steering (S)
Cross Traffic Alert with brake support (S)
Driver support (S)
Forward collision warning (S)
Front camera (S)
Front park assist (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Lane Keeping Aid (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Power child safety locks (S)
Rear camera (S)
Rear collision warning and mitigation (S)
Rear park assist (S)
Road sign information (S)
Run-off mitigation (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Tyre repair kit (S)
12-volt power outlet (S)
15W inductive charging for smartphones (S)
Big vertical centre display with touch screen (S)
Digital Audio Broadcasting, DAB (S)
Driver's display (S)
Harman Kardon premium sound (S)
HomeLink (S)
Infotainment powered by Android (S)
Phone As Key (S)
Polestar Connect (S)
SiriusXM satellite radio (S)
4 x USB Type-C connectors (2 front and 2 rear) (S)
Airborne PM 2.5 particulate matter sensor (S)
CleanZone (S)
Climate system (S)
Gold-coloured seatbelts (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Power operated four-way lumbar support (S)
Power-operated driver's seat with memory (S)
Power-operated front passenger seat (S)
Rear head restraints (S)
Seat cushion extensions (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Handsfree power operated tailgate (S)
Heated wiper blades (S)
Panoramic glass sunroof incl. Polestar Symbol (S)
Power-operated rear boot lid (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Tinted Rear Window (S)
Windshield wipers with integrated, heated nozzles (S)
Frameless exterior mirrors with autodim and foldable (S)
Frameless rear-view mirror (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Retractable door mirrors (S)
Adaptive rear lighting with a 288 LEDs rear lamp (S)
Interior high level illumination (S)
LED front fog lights with cornering function (S)
Light sequences (S)
Pixel headlights with proximity lights (S)
Nappa leather (O)
Weave Tech (S)
3 x 110-volt outlets placed in the bin (S)
Bed camera with alerts (S)
Bin-integrated compressed air (S)
2 x bin-integrated locking cables for securing gear (S)
Telescoping racks (S)
8 x airbags for occupant protection (S)
Camera, lidar, radar (S)
Level 3 autonomy for highway (S)
Reinforcements of the skateboard platform (S)
Ultrasonic and a high precision GPS coupled with high definition maps (S)
12.3-inch instrument cluster (S)
15.6-inch center touch screen (S)
6.8-inch rear touch screen (S)
Body 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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information--Driving range of 240+ miles (386+ km) for the 105 kWh battery pack version.
Driving range of 310+ miles (499+ km) for the 135 kWh battery pack version.
Driving range of 410+ miles (660+ km) for the 180 kWh battery pack version.
The above-mentioned specifications are stated by Rivian in the official announcement of the R1S in November 2018. They will be updated over time and finalized after the launch of the real vehicle.
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 2019 NIO ES6 Standard 70 kWh2020 Polestar 2 Performance Package2020 Rivian R1S 135 kWh2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD