Comparison between:
- 2022 BMW i4 M50
- 2022 Audi e-tron Sportback 55 quattro S Line
- 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2022 BMW i4 M502022 Audi e-tron Sportback 55 quattro S Line2020 Porsche Taycan 4S
2022 BMW i4 M502022 Audi e-tron Sportback 55 quattro S Line2020 Porsche Taycan 4S
Model aliasi4 M50-4S 79 kWh
Trim-S Line4S
Model year202220222020
MarketNorth America, EuropeGlobalNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 65,900 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 63,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
EUR 86,700 (DE, Feb 2022)USD 106,410 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 83,367 (UK, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCoupeSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sedan
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steal
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsAlpine White
Sunset Orange Metallic
Mineral White Metallic
Black Sapphire Metallic
Skyscraper Gray Metallic
Sanremo Green Metallic
M Portimao Blue Metallic
Dravit Gray Metallic
Tanzanite Blue Metallic
M Brooklyn Gray Metallic
Aventurine Red Meta
Brilliant Black
Floret Siver
Mythos Black
Typhoon Grey
Chronos Silver
Galaxy Blue
Glacier White
Manhattan Grey
Plasma Blue
Daytona Gray
Navarra Blue
White
Black
Frozen Blue Metallic
Carrara White Metallic
Jet Black Metallic
Volcano Grey Metallic
Dolomite Silver Metallic
Gentian Blue Metallic
Mamba Green Metallic
Carmine Red
Interior colorsBlack
Tacora Red
Oyster
Black
Okapi Brown
Pearl Beige
Flint Gray
Monaco Gray
Black
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Number of doors554
Number of seats554
Length188.3 in
4783 mm
193.0 in
4901 mm
195.4 in
4963 mm
Width72.9 in
1852 mm
76.2 in
1935 mm
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Width with mirrors-80.4 in
2043 mm
84.4 in
2144 mm
Width with folded mirrors--77.4 in
1966 mm
Height57.0 in
1448 mm
63.6 in
1616 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Wheelbase112.4 in
2856 mm
115.3 in
2928 mm
114.2 in
2900 mm
Front track62.6 in
1589 mm
65.2 in
1655 mm
67.3 in
1709 mm
Rear track63.2 in
1606 mm
65.2 in
1655 mm
66.7 in
1694 mm
Clearance4.9 in
125 mm
6.8 in
172 mm
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Front headroom-41.2 in
1047 mm
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Rear headroom-38.4 in
976 mm
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Front shoulder room-58.6 in
1489 mm
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Rear shoulder room-57.2 in
1454 mm
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Front hip room-60.9 in
1547 mm
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Rear hip room-60.0 in
1524 mm
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Front legroom-40.8 in
1036 mm
-
Rear legroom-39.1 in
993 mm
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Trunk volume470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
615.0 l
21.72 ft3
0.61 m3
407.0 l
14.37 ft3
0.41 m3
Maximum trunk volume1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
1665.0 l
58.80 ft3
1.67 m3
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Secondary trunk volume--81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight5048.59 lb
2290 kg
5555.65 lb
2520 kg
4717.89 lb
2140 kg
Payload-1410.96 lb
640 kg
1631.42 lb
740 kg
GVWR-6988.65 lb
3170 kg
6349.31 lb
2880 kg
Drag coefficient0.25 Cd0.28 Cd0.22 Cd
Additional informationWeight distribution front / rear - 48.1 / 51.9 %
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1270 / 1550 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 1600 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 75 kg
Height 1629 with roof-mounted aerial
Height 1616 without roof-mounted aerial
Body ride height adjustable by 76 millimeters (3.0 in)
Drag coefficient with optional virtual exterior mirrors: 0.27
Curb weight with a 75 kg driver (EU norms): 2595 kg
Maximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.513 m²
Approach/departure angles - 11.2 / 14.3 degrees

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerBMW-Porsche
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearFront
Power230 kW
308.4 hp
312.7 ps
140 kW
187.7 hp
190.3 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM8000 - 17000 rpm--
Torque-314 Nm
32.0 kgm
231.6 ft-lb
300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes-
Driving modes--Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional informationBMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
System torque - 790 Nm (586 lb-ft)
Coaxial asynchronous rear motor
Total system power and torque in D mode - 265 kW and 561 Nm
Power and torque in Boost Mode - 165 kW and 355 Nm
Total system power and torque in Boost mode - 300 kW and 664 Nm
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Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerBMW-Porsche
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationFrontFrontRear
Power190 kW
254.8 hp
258.3 ps
125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM8000 - 17000 rpm--
Torque-247 Nm
25.2 kgm
182.2 ft-lb
300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes-
Driving modes--Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional featuresBMW 5th Gen eDrive technologyAxially parallel asynchronous motor
Power and torque in Boost Mode - 135 kW and 309 Nm
Overboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 390 kW
Overboost total maximum torque with Launch Control - 640 Nm

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h3.90 s6.60 s4.10 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph--3.80 s
Additional information-Boost Mode 0-100 km/h acceleration is 5.7 s
Boost Mode 0-60 mph acceleration is 5.5 s
Acceleration 0-99 mph (0-160 km/h) with Launch Control - 6.9 s
Acceleration 0-124 mph (0-200 km/h) with Launch Control - 10.6 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 316.9 mi / 510.0 kmWLTP: 280.2 mi / 451.0 kmWLTP: 252.9 mi / 407.0 km
WLTP: 290.0 mi / 466.7 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 24 kWh/100 kmNEDC, CMB: 21.6 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 21.6 kWh/100 km
NEDC, CMB: 24.6 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 22.1 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 25.7 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+++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 circle12.5 m
41.01 ft
12.2 m
40.03 ft
11.2 m
36.75 ft
Additional informationVariable sport steering with Servotronic
Steering ratio - 14.1:1
Electromechanical progressive steering with speed-dependent power assistanceAlso available with rear-axle steering (RAS) with power steering plus
Steering ratio - 15.5:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Steering ratio (RAS) - 14.2:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Turning circle (RAS) - 10.4 m

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear-
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio-9.205-
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.-9.205-
Additional information-Two-stage planetary gearbox with single gearFront-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed dog-ring automatic transmission
Electric all-wheel drive with adjustable momentum distribution

Suspension

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

Front suspensionDouble-joint spring strut axle
Hydraulically damped torque strut bearing
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Adaptive air suspension sport
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Rear suspensionFive-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Adaptive air suspension sport
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationFront - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
-Red callipers
Front brakes diameter - 360 mm
Front brakes thickness - 36 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 358 mm
Rear brakes thickness - 28 mm
Grey cast iron rotors internally vented
6-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the front
4-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the rear

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8.5Jx18
9Jx18
8.5Jx19
8.5Jx19
9Jx20
9.5Jx21
8Jx19 ET50
10Jx19 ET47

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres245/45R18 100Y
255/45R18 103Y
255/55R19 111H
255/50R20 109H
265/45R21
255/55R19 103Y
275/45R19 108Y

Battery

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

Manufacturer--LG Chem
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity83.9 kWh95 kWh79.2 kWh
Number of cells-432336
Number of modules-3628
Voltage398.5 V396 V800 V
Weight1212.54 lb
550 kg
1543.24 lb
700 kg
1221.36 lb
554 kg
Volume-1238.0 l
43.72 ft3
1.24 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature---35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature--45 °C
113 °F
Additional informationNet battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells
Usable capacity - 86.5 kWh
Dimensions: 2.28 x 1.63 x 0.34 meters (7.5 x 5.3 x 1.1 ft)
Indirect cooling system of aluminium sections separate from cell space
Powerful thermal management system with four circuits and heat pump with improved power efficiency
Usable capacity - 71 kWh

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 kW
CEE 7/4 (plug type E/F), 3.84 kW
3-phase CEE cable, 6.4 kW
Mode 3 charging cable, 11 kW
DC charger, 150 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 225 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, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 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, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:30
DC charger, 0:31
Mode 3 charging cable, 8:38
3-phase CEE cable, 14:51
CEE 7/4 (plug type E/F), 24:45
DC charging at 225 kW, 0:17-0:21
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:16-1:35
AC charging at 11 kW, 7:12

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAdaptive M suspension (S)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Performance control (S)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber / Sensatec (S)
Aluminum roof rails (O)
Black roof rails (O)
Detachable towing hitch (O)
e-tron Compact charging cable (S)
Luggage cover (S)
Matt black control buttons (S)
Model designation and performance/technology lettering (S)
Non-smokers package (S)
Omitting Model designation and performance/technology lettering (O)
Removable boot partition net (S)
Roof frame and window channel strips in anodised aluminum (S)
S Line bumper in full paint finish (S)
Smokers package (O)
Storage and luggage room package (O)
Adaptive Cruise Control with speed limiter (S)
Anti-theft alarm system (O)
Audi Pre Sense Basic (S)
Audi Pre Sense Front (S)
Audi Pre Sense Rear (O)
Audi Pre Sense Rear Packet (O)
Backup camera (O)
Blind Spot Alert (O)
Camera-based speed limit display / traffic sign recognition (O)
Car alarm (O)
Central driver assistance controller (zFAS) (S)
Cross intersection assistance (O)
Driver and front passenger airbags with front passenger airbag deactivation (S)
Efficiency assistance (O)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
Emergency assistance (O)
Exit warning (O)
First aid kit (S)
ISOFIX on rear seats and on the front passenger's seat (S)
Lane change warning (O)
Night vision assistant (O)
Obstacle avoidance assistance (O)
Parking aid plus with environment display (S)
Parking assistance (O)
Rear cross traffic assistance (O)
Rear side airbags (O)
Reverse cameras (O)
Seat occupancy recognition (S)
Side airbags in front and head airbag system (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
Tire-pessure monitoring system (S)
Tri-spoke leather steering wheel with multifunction and shift paddles (O)
10.1-inch HD+ display with MMI touch response and haptic feedback (S)
12.3-inch infotainment display (S)
12V outlet (S)
Audi Connect Emergency Call & Service (S)
Audi Connect key (O)
Audi connect Navigation & Infotainment (S)
Audi music interface (S)
Audi music interface in the rear (O)
Audi phone box (O)
Audi smartphone interface (O)
Audi Virtual cockpit (S)
Audi Virtual Cockpit Plus (O)
Bluetooth (S)
Comfort key including sensor-controlled luggage compartment unlocking (O)
Comfort key including sensor-controlled luggage compartment unlocking and anti-theft alarm system (O)
Digital radio (O)
Digital TV reception (DVB-T2) with CI+ abd PayTV (O)
DVD-Player (O)
Garage door opener (O)
Head-up display (O)
MMI Navigation plus (S)
MMI Radio (S)
Remote key (S)
Remote MMI touch control unit with 8.6-inch color display (S)
SDXC memory card reader (S)
16 x speakers and a subwoofer, 15 CH, 705 W (O)
10 x speakers and a subwoofer, 6 CH, 180W (S)
2 x USB Type-A ports with data and charging function (S)
2-zone comfort automatic air-conditioning (S)
4-zone comfort automatic air-conditioning (O)
Air quality package with ionizer and a choice of fragrances (O)
Comfort auxiliary air-conditioning (O)
Standard auxiliary air-conditioning (S)
Increased heating capacity (O)
4-way lumbar support for the front seats (O)
Center armrest front (S)
Comfort center armrest front (O)
Electrically adjustable front seats with memory (O)
Folding down rear seats (S)
Headrests on front seats (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Manually adjustable front seats (S)
Sports front seats (O)
Sports Plus front seats (O)
Standard front seats (S)
Ventilated front seats (O)
Ventilated front seats with massage function (O)
Double-spoke steering wheel with multifunction and shift paddles (S)
Acoustic glazing for door and side windows (O)
Adaptive heated windscreen wiper with integrated washing nozzles (O)
Door sill trims with aluminum inserts at the front and rear, illuminated, with S logo at the front (S)
Extendable sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (O)
Green tinted heat insulating glass (S)
Heated rear window with timer (S)
Manual sun shades on rear windows (O)
Panoramic glass roof (O)
Power tailgate (S)
Privacy glass (O)
Servo closing for the doors (O)
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Windscreen with heat insulation and acoustic glazing (S)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror, frameless (S)
Automatically foldable and dimmable side mirrors (O)
Black- or Carbon-painted housings of side mirrors (O)
Body-color painted housings of side mirrors (S)
Electrically adjustable and heated side mirrors (S)
Electrically adjustable and heated side mirrors with memory (O)
Virtual side mirrors (O)
Ambient light package (O)
Ambient light package plus (O)
Ambient lights (S)
Boot lighting right and left (S)
Digital Matrix LED headlights and LED taillights (O)
e-tron logo LED projection upon opening the doors (O)
Footwell lighting front and rear (S)
Glovebox lights (S)
Headlights cleaning system (S)
LED headlights and LED taillights (S)
Matrix LED headlights and LED taillights (O)
Reading lights front and rear (S)
Headliner in black fabric (O)
Headliner in moon silver fabric (S)
Leather (O)
Leather / Artificial leather seats (O)
Microfiber DINAMICA / Leather (O)
Seat covers in fabric (S)
Storage package (O)
3-point automatic seat belts with pre-tentioners (S)
Active bonnet system (S)
Auto hold function (S)
Brake pad wear indicator (S)
Collision and brake assist (S)
Cruise control including adaptive speed limiter (O)
Curtain airbags along entire roof frame and side windows from A-pillar to C-pillar (S)
Doors with integrated side impact protection (S)
Driver personalisation (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Full-size airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
HoneLink (Garage Door Opener) (O)
Immobiliser with remote central locking, alarm system with radar-based interior surveillance (S)
Integrated Porsche 4D chassis control (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Keyless start (S)
Knee airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Keeping Assist including Traffic Sign Recognition (O)
Manual adjustment of seat belt height for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Multi-collision brake (S)
Night View Assist (O)
ParkAssist (front and rear) with visual and audible warning (O)
Porsche Intelligent Range Manager (S)
Porsche Recuperation Management (PRM) (S)
Porsche Stability Management (PSM) vehicle stability system with ABS (S)
Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus) (S)
Porsche Traction Management (PTM) (S)
Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (S)
Range Mode for the activation of efficiency-orientated settings (S)
Roll-over detection for activation of curtain airbags and seat belt pre-tensioners (S)
Seat belt warning system for all seats (S)
Side airbags in front (S)
Side airbags in rear compartment (O)
Sport Mode for the activation of dynamic performance settings including Launch Control (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring (TPM) (S)
10.9-inch curved display (S)
Centre Console with Direct Touch Control (S)
Digital radio (S)
Passenger display (O)
Porsche Communication Management for navigation, voice control, audio (S)
Porsche Connect with Apple CarPlay (S)
14 x speakers with BOSE Surround Sound System and 710 Watts output (O)
21 x speakers with Burmester 3D High-End Surround Sound System (O)
2 x USB-C charge ports and 12V electric socket in the rear (S)
2 x USB-C connectivity and charge ports and a 12V electric socket in the centre console (S)
Active carbon fine dust filter (S)
Advanced climate control (2-zone) (S)
Advanced climate control (4-zone) (O)
Ioniser (O)
Parking Pre-climatisation including pre-conditioning of the battery (S)
Thermally insulated glass all round (S)
Heat pump (S)
180way ekectric Adaptive Sports Seats with memory package (O)
60:40 rear bench split (S)
8-way electric seats (front) (S)
Comfort front seats (14-way electric) with memory package (O)
Integrated front headrests (S)
Rear seats with 2 seats in single-seat look (S)
Seat heating (front and rear) (O)
Seat heating (front) (O)
Seat massage function (front seats, with ventilation) (O)
Seat ventilation (front) (O)
Two integrated cupholders, front and rear (S)
Heated stearing wheel (O)
Auto-deploying door habdles (S)
Heated rear screen with auto-off function (S)
Panoramic roof, fixed glass (O)
Privacy glass (O)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger (S)
Thermally and noise insulated glass (O)
Windscreen wiper system including rain sensor and washer jets (S)
Automatically dimming interior and exterior mirrors (O)
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors, aspherical on driver's side (S)
4-point LED daytime running lights (S)
Automatic headlight activation including 'Welcome Home' lighting (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors for driver and front passenger (S)
LED interior lighting concept (O)
LED Matrix headlights (O)
Light strip (S)
Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS Plus) (S)
Third brake light (S)
Smooth finish leather (S)
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