Comparison between:
- 2019 KIA e-Niro 39 kWh
- 2018 KIA Soul EV

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 KIA e-Niro 39 kWh2018 KIA Soul EV
2019 KIA e-Niro 39 kWh2018 KIA Soul EV
Model aliasNiro EV
eNiro
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Trim39 kWh-
Model year20192018
MarketEurope, South KoreaNorth America, Europe
PriceEUR 35,290 (DE, Jul 2019)
EUR 38,500 (FR, Jul 2019)
EUR 35,635 (ES, Jul 2019)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCrossoverCrossover
MaterialsAdvanced High Strength Steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsGraphite
White Pearl
Midnight Black
Pluto Brown
Gravity Blue
Aluminium Silver Metallic
Silky Silver Metallic
Dark Gray Metallic
Runway Red Metallic
Snow White
Carribean Blue w/Clear White Roof
Clear White
Shadow Black w/Inferno Red Roof
Titanium Silver
Bright Silver Metallic
Cloud White
Shadow Black
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
Grey
Number of doors54
Number of seats55
Length172.2 in
4375 mm
163.0 in
4140 mm
Width71.1 in
1805 mm
70.9 in
1800 mm
Height61.8 in
1570 mm
62.7 in
1593 mm
Wheelbase106.3 in
2700 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
Front track62.0 in
1576 mm
62.0 in
1576 mm
Rear track62.4 in
1585 mm
62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance6.1 in
155 mm
6.3 in
160 mm
Front headroom40.1 in
1018 mm
39.6 in
1006 mm
Rear headroom37.7 in
957 mm
39.5 in
1003 mm
Front shoulder room56.0 in
1423 mm
55.5 in
1410 mm
Rear shoulder room55.1 in
1400 mm
54.7 in
1389 mm
Front hip room53.7 in
1364 mm
53.2 in
1351 mm
Rear hip room48.3 in
1227 mm
49.3 in
1252 mm
Front legroom41.7 in
1059 mm
40.9 in
1039 mm
Rear legroom36.0 in
914 mm
36.0 in
914 mm
Passenger volume2735.4 l
96.60 ft3
2.74 m3
2749.0 l
97.08 ft3
2.75 m3
Total volume3259.3 l
115.10 ft3
3.26 m3
3281.0 l
115.87 ft3
3.28 m3
Trunk volume523.9 l
18.50 ft3
0.52 m3
532.0 l
18.79 ft3
0.53 m3
Maximum trunk volume1500.8 l
53.00 ft3
1.50 m3
1402.0 l
49.51 ft3
1.40 m3
Curb weight3675.11 lb
1667 kg
3320.16 lb
1506 kg
Payload910.51 lb
413 kg
1005.31 lb
456 kg
GVWR4585.62 lb
2080 kg
4321.06 lb
1960 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.35 Cd
Additional informationHeight with roof rails - 1570 mm
Height without roof rails - 1560 mm
Overhand front/rear - 841 mm (33.1 in.) / 729 mm (28.7 in. )
Approach / departure angle - 17.3 / 29.2 (degrees)
Curb weight with sunroof - 1526.8 kg (optional for the + trim only)

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Voltage327 V360 V
Power100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
81 kW
109.2 hp
110.7 ps
Maximum power RPM2600 - 8000 rpm8000 rpm
Torque395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
285 Nm
29.1 kgm
210.2 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-2730 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
-
Additional informationFour levels of regenerative baking - from 0 to 3.Input voltage - 240-413 V

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed96.3 mph
155.0 km/h
90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h9.80 s11.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph9.50 s11.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 179.6 mi / 289.0 kmNEDC: 155.3 mi / 250.0 km
EPA: 111.0 mi / 178.6 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 15.3 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 31 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 93 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 108 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe

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 mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.572.85
Additional information-Steering ratio - 15.7:1

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 ratio8.2068.206

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional information-Front brakes diameter - 11.8 in
Rear brakes diameter - 11.1 in

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx17 ET506.5Jx16

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R17 94W205/60R16 92H

Battery

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

ManufacturerSK InnovationSK Innovation
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity39.2 kWh31.8 kWh
Number of cells180200
Number of modules28
Voltage327 V375 V
Energy density124.4 Wh/kg206 Wh/kg
Weight694.46 lb
315 kg
631.49 lb
286.44 kg
Volume-241.0 l
8.51 ft3
0.24 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection
Minimum ambient temperature--35 °C
-31 °F
Additional information-Usable capacity - 30 kWh
Battery Ah - 75 Ah
Nickel-cobalt-manganese cathode
Supposed battery model - NCM 622
A heat pump HVAC system is standard

Charging type

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

Charging typeHome Charging Station (1-phase), 3.7 kW
Home Charging Station (3-phase), 22 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW
Trickle charging at home, 1.44 kW
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 2.3 kW
DC fast charging, 50 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, 6.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 6.6 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timePublic CCS, 0:19-0:42
Public CCS, 0:38-3:45
Home Charging Station (3-phase), 5:27
Home Charging Station (1-phase), 10:36-11:15
DC fast charging, 0:29-0:31
Normal AC charging, 4:38-4:50
ICCB (In-Cable Control Box), 13:03-13:50
Trickle charging at home, 20:50-22:05

Additional features

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

Additional featuresBlack high gloss upper console panel (S)
Black wheel arch, side sill, belt-line molding (S)
Body-color door waistline and front and rear bumpers (S)
Crossbars (O)
Deluxe scuff plates (O)
Front console arm rest with storage and cup holder (S)
Hidden storage tray in cargo area (S)
Hybrid Blue bumper garnish accent color (S)
Luggage net (O)
Luggage net hook (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Power tilt/slide sunroof (O)
Rear center arm rest with cup holder (S)
Roof rails (S)
Shark-fin style antenna (S)
4-wheel Antilock Brakes System (ABS) (S)
Blind Spot Collision Warning (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Driver's knee airbag (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat-mounted side airbags (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Forward Collision Warning (S)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (S)
Forward parking distance warning (O)
Front and rear 3-point seat belts (S)
Front seat-belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat-belt reminder and buckle sensor (S)
Full-length side curtain airbags (S)
Height-adjustable front seat-belt anchors (S)
Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Impact sensing auto door unlock (S)
Lane Following Assist System (S)
Lane Keep Assist System with Driver Attention Alert (S)
LATCH (S)
Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (S)
Rear-view Camera with dynamic guidelines (S)
Reverse parking distance warning (O)
Rollover sensor (S)
Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (S)
Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
7-inch touchscreen with MP3, Satellite Radio, integrated rear camera and dynamic guidelines (S)
8-inch touchscreen Navigation display system with Premium sound system, Satellite and HD radio (O)
AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM audio system (S)
Bluetooth wireless technology with voice recognition (S)
Digital clock (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
4 x speakers and 2 tweeters (S)
8 x speakers with Harman Kardon Sound System with Clari-Fi technology, including Sub-woofer (O)
Supervision meter cluster with 7-inch display with Tachometer (S)
Trip computer (S)
USB audio input ports (S)
USB chargers (front center fascia and inside center console) (S)
UVO eco Infotainment System with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration (S)
Wireless phone charger (O)
Automatic temperature control with auto defog (S)
Climate and charging scheduling system (S)
Electric-motor-drive air conditioning compressor (S)
Rear air conditioning vent (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (O)
Rear heating duct (S)
10-way power adjustable driver's seat with 2-way power lumbar support (O)
6-way adjustable driver's seat with height adjuster (S)
6-way adjustable passenger seat with height adjuster (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Driver's seat back pocket (O)
Front and rear adjustable headrests (S)
Front passenger seat back pocket (S)
Heated front seats (3-levels) (O)
Ventilated front seats (O)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering wheel-mounted audio controls (S)
Steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters (S)
Tilt and telescoping steering column (S)
Acoustic windshield glass with shade band (S)
Body-color outside door handles (S)
Heated back-lite glass (S)
Power door locks with two-turn entry system (S)
Power driver's window with auto up/down and pinch protection (S)
Power passenger window with auto up/down and pinch protection (S)
Power rear windows (S)
Privacy glass (rear doors, rear quarter, back-lite) (S)
Smart Key with Push-button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
Solar control front windows (S)
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror with Homelink (O)
Body-color outside mirrors with high-gloss accent (S)
Day and night rear-view mirror (S)
Heated, power folding outside mirrors with LED repeater lamps (S)
Illuminated sunvisor vanity mirrors (S)
Sunvisor with vanity mirror, sliding, with driver's ticket holder (S)
Auto Light Control headlights (S)
Bi-function projection headlights with leveling function and escort (S)
Cargo light (S)
Center console mood lamp (S)
Front fog lamps (S)
LED cargo light (O)
LED cornering lamps (O)
LED Daytime Running lights (S)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED overhead console and room lamps (O)
LED positioning lamps (S)
LED projection headlights with 1W assist beam (O)
Overhead console and room lamps (S)
Rear LED combination lamps (O)
Cloth and artificial leather seat trim (S)
Deluxe door arm rest covering with stitches (S)
Deluxe high gloss door garnish (S)
Leather seat trim (O)
Satin Chrome inside door handles (S)
Body color bumpers with color accents (S)
Cargo screen (S)
Center console with storage and armrest (S)
Dual front cup holders (S)
Fender with unique thermo plastic olefin with transparent acrylic (S)
FlexSteer (S)
Luggage net (S)
New audio head unit with rear camera display and 5-inch color screen (S)
New rear center armrest (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Overhead console with sunglass holder (S)
Satin Chrome inside door handles and inside accents (S)
Anti lock Brake System (ABS) (S)
Brake Assist System (BAS) (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Dual front advanced airbags (S)
Dual front seat mounted side airbags (S)
Electric Power Steering (EPS) (S)
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (S)
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear 3 point seat belts (S)
Front seat belt pretensioners (S)
Front seat belt reminder (S)
Full length side curtain airbags (S)
Generation II Pedestrian Warning System (S)
Height adjustable front seat belt anchors (S)
Hill start Assist Control (HAC) (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Impact sensing auto door unlock (S)
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) (S)
Park assist system with front and rear sensors (S)
Rear child safety door locks (S)
Rollover sensor (S)
Speed sensing auto door locks (S)
Tire Mobility Kit (TMK) (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) (S)
3.5-inch OLED supervision cluster (S)
8-inch display with AVN 4.0 navigation (S)
AM/FM radio/SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Dual 12V power outlets (front) (S)
One luggage 12V power outlet (S)
Outside temperature display (S)
Rear camera display (S)
SIRIUS Satellite Radio (S)
Smart Key with Push button start, Smart trunk and panic alarm (S)
6 x speakers (S)
USB/auxiliary input jacks (S)
UVO EV Services (3 Year Subscription) (S)
Air conditioning with auto defog and cluster ionizer (S)
Rear air conditioning vent (S)
Driver only HVAC function (S)
Heat Pump HVAC system (S)
Rear seat heater ducts (under front seats) (S)
6-way manual adjustable driver's seat with height adjuster (S)
60/40 split folding rear seat with adjustable rear headrests (S)
Heated front seats (2-levels) (S)
Heated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated rear outboard seats (2-levels) (S)
Passenger seat side tray (S)
Power front/rear windows (S)
Rear-seat adjustable headrests (S)
Ventilated front seats (3-levels) (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob (S)
Steering-wheel-mounted audio control buttons (S)
Tilt and telescopic steering column (S)
Aero blade type windshield wipers (S)
Front door speaker lights (O)
Panoramic sunroof with tilt, sliding and safety functions (O)
Power door locks with two turn entry system (S)
Power windows with driver's one touch auto down (S)
Privacy glass (rear doors window, back lite) (S)
Solar control glass (windshield, front and rear doors, rear window) (S)
Auto Dimming rear view mirror (S)
Body color power adjustable heated outside mirrors (S)
Day/night interior rear view mirror (S)
Outside mirrors with one touch triple turn signal indicators (S)
Power folding outside mirrors (S)
Cargo area illumination (S)
Dome light (S)
Illuminated dual visors vanity mirrors with sliding rod (S)
Illuminated glove box (S)
Illuminated start button (S)
Illuminated, sliding charge port door (S)
LED cargo light (O)
LED High Mounted Stop Lamp (S)
LED positioning headlights (S)
LED rear combination lamps (S)
Mood lamp (front door speaker and bottle holder) (O)
Overhead LED room lamps (O)
Projection fog lights (S)
Projection headlamps with auto light control, anti fog and escort function (S)
Bio based interior materials (S)
Cloth seat trim with blue stitching (S)
Deluxe center door trim (including door armrest garnish and padding) (S)
Deluxe upper door trim (S)
Leather seat trim with blue piping (S)
Leatherette center door trim (S)
Leatherette upper console (S)
Soft touch dash (S)
Soft touch front upper door panels (S)
Unique Gray Stitch (steering wheel, console armrest and cloth seat) and Leather seat trim with black (O)
White high gloss trim (center fascia panel, transmission gear shift knob cover and indicator panel a (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationThe model's trims have different names in each European country in which the KIA e-Niro is sold.What's new for 2018 Kia Soul EV - increased number of battery cells and slightly larger capacity resulting in longer range. The middle trim is dropped out.
 2019 KIA e-Niro 39 kWh2018 KIA Soul EV