Comparison between:
- 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Pure
- 2020 Renault Twingo Electric Life
- 2017 Renault Zoe R90

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Pure2020 Renault Twingo Electric Life2017 Renault Zoe R90
2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Pure2020 Renault Twingo Electric Life2017 Renault Zoe R90
Model aliasID3Twingo Z.E.-
Model year202020202017
MarketEuropeEuropeEurope, Australia
PriceEUR 29,990 (DE, Sep 2019)--

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
Exterior colorsWhite
Crystal White
Quartz White
Yellow Mango
Red Flame
Blue Dragee
Green Pistachio
Lunar Gray
Black Star
Glacier White
Arctic White Metallic
Titanium Grey Metallic
Zircon Blue Metallic
Diamond Black Metallic
Mars Red Metallic
Calico Grey
Ytrium Grey
Interior colorsWhite-Orange
Number of doors555
Number of seats545
Length167.8 in
4261 mm
142.3 in
3615 mm
160.8 in
4084 mm
Width71.2 in
1809 mm
64.8 in
1646 mm
68.1 in
1730 mm
Width with mirrors--76.6 in
1945 mm
Height61.1 in
1552 mm
60.7 in
1541 mm
61.5 in
1562 mm
Wheelbase108.9 in
2765 mm
98.1 in
2492 mm
101.9 in
2588 mm
Front track-57.2 in
1452 mm
59.5 in
1511 mm
Rear track-56.1 in
1425 mm
59.4 in
1510 mm
Clearance--4.7 in
120 mm
Minimum clearance-6.7 in
170 mm
Front headroom-35.7 in
908 mm
35.6 in
904 mm
Rear headroom-33.7 in
855 mm
32.5 in
826 mm
Front shoulder room-52.0 in
1321 mm
53.7 in
1365 mm
Rear shoulder room-50.6 in
1284 mm
52.0 in
1320 mm
Front hip room-53.6 in
1362 mm
54.5 in
1384 mm
Rear hip room-52.2 in
1325 mm
54.7 in
1390 mm
Trunk volume385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
240.0 l
8.48 ft3
0.24 m3
338.0 l
11.94 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume-980.0 l
34.61 ft3
0.98 m3
1225.0 l
43.26 ft3
1.23 m3
Curb weight-2451.54 lb
1112 kg
3262.84 lb
1480 kg
Payload-917.12 lb
416 kg
1071.45 lb
486 kg
GVWR-3368.66 lb
1528 kg
4334.29 lb
1966 kg
Drag coefficient0.267 Cd0.68 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional information--Overhang front / rear - 839 / 657

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ModelAPP 310R80R90 / 5Agen3
Electric motor typeBrushless DCPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearFrontFront
Power93 kW
124.7 hp
126.4 ps
60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
68 kW
91.2 hp
92.5 ps
Maximum power RPM-3950 - 11450 rpm3000 - 11300 rpm
Torque310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
220 Nm
22.4 kgm
162.3 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-500 - 3590 rpm250 - 2500 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Additional informationVW ID.3 Pure Power - 110 kW electric motor--


Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
83.9 mph
135.0 km/h
83.9 mph
135.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-12.90 s13.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 205.1 mi / 330.0 kmWLTP: 118.1 mi / 190.0 kmNEDC: 250.4 mi / 403.0 km
Real range: 124.3 mi / 200.0 km
Real range: 186.4 mi / 300.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-WLTP, CMB: 16.3 kWh/100 kmNEDC, CMB: 13.3 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+-A


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 circle10.2 m
33.46 ft
8.6 m
28.22 ft
10.56 m
34.65 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-3.932.71


Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)


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

Front suspension--MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Single wishbone
Rear suspension--Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Shock absorbers


Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakes-Ventilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakes-DrumsDrums
Additional information-Ventilated disks front - 280 mm
Drums rear - 9 inches


Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims--6Jx15 ET40


Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres-185/50R16 81H
205/45R16 83H
185/65R15 88Q


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

Manufacturer-LG ChemRenault and LG Chem
Model--Z.E. 40
Type of rechargeable battery-Lithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity45 kWh22 kWh45.61 kWh
Number of cells--192
Number of modules-812
Voltage-400 V346 V
Weight-363.76 lb
165 kg
672.41 lb
305 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
Cooling-Water-based coolant circulationAir convection
Minimum ambient temperature---25 °C
-13 °F
Additional informationVW explicitly states this is the net battery capacity
Estimated gross capacity - 48 kWh
100 kW DC charging is optional
Usable capacity - 21.3 kWhUsable battery capacity - 41 kWh
Estimated volumetric energy density - 505 Wh/l

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 7.2 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
Ac charging, 3.7 kW
AC charging, 7.4 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
AC charging, 22 kW
Wallbox 3.7 kW, 3.7 kW
Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7.4 kW
Wallbox 11 kW, 11 kW
Wallbox 22 kW, 22 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

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

Onboard charger/Charging port--Onboard charger, Type 2, 22 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC charging, 0:43-0:54
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 6:15
22 kW AC charging, 1:00-1:03
11 kW AC charging, 2:00-2:10
7.4 kW AC charging, 2:58-4:00
3.7 kW AC charging, 5:57-8:00
Wallbox 22 kW, 2:05
Wallbox 11 kW, 4:09
Wallbox 7.4 kW, 6:10
Wallbox 3.7 kW, 12:20

Additional features

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

Additional featuresDynamic Road Sign Display (S)
Front Assist (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Park Distance Control (S)
DAB+ digital radio (S)
Intelligent Natural Voice control (S)
Keyless start (S)
Navigation system (S)
Air Care Climatronic air conditioning system (S)
Heated seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
10-color ambient lighting (S)
LED headlights with automatic lighting control (S)
LED taillights (S)
-Central armrest with storage (S)
Range OptimiZer: heat pump, new-generation regenerative braking and Michelin Energy E-V tyres (S)
ABS with emergency brake assist (S)
Carbon particles air filter (S)
Child lock (S)
Driver and passenger front airbags (S)
Electronic brakeforce distribution (S)
Electronic stability control (S)
Front seats designed and tested to reduce the risk of whiplash (S)
Hazard warning lights activated automatically in the event of emergency braking (S)
Head and thorax front side airbags (S)
Hill start assist (S)
Isofix mounting system on the rear side seats and front passenger seat (S)
Passenger Restraint Cushion airbags in the front seats (S)
Rear parking camera (O)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Standard speed limiter / cruise control (S)
Three-point seatbelts with force limiters at the rear (S)
Three-point seatbelts with pretensioners at the front (S)
Traction control and understeer control (S)
Tyre inflation and repair kit (S)
Z.E. Voice pedestrian warning (S)
4x35W output with DAB Radio (S)
7-inch touchscreen with voice access and text-to-speech (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Hands-free keycard (S)
Renault R-Link with TomTom navigation system (S)
6 x speakers with 3D Sound by Arkamys (S)
TFT colour screen with on-board computer and driving style indicator (S)
Cabin preconditioning (heating or air conditioning) (S)
Preconditioning of Z.E. 40 battery (heating or air conditioning) (S)
With auto humidity level adjustment (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Three height-adjustable rear side headrests (S)
Height and reach adjustable steering wheel (S)
Leather steering wheel and gear lever knob (S)
Automatic wipers with rain sensors (S)
Body-coloured front door handles (S)
Front electric windows on driver and passenger side (S)
Power-adjustable heated side mirrors (S)
Power-folding side mirrors (S)
Automatic headlights (S)
Automatic illuminating hazard lights in the event of emergency braking (S)
Bi-halogen headlights (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
Black cloth upholstery (S)
Black/grey trim cloth upholstery (S)
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