Comparison between:
- 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S
- 2020 BMW i3s Edition RoadStyle 42 kWh

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S2020 BMW i3s Edition RoadStyle 42 kWh
SeriesID.-
2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S2020 BMW i3s Edition RoadStyle 42 kWh
Model aliasID3-
TrimPro S42 kWh
Model year20202020
MarketEuropeEurope
Price-EUR 49,995 (NL, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Carbon fiber reinforced polymer
Aluminium
Exterior colorsWhite
Teal
Fluid Black with E-Copper accents
Interior colorsWhite-Orange
Grey-Black
Black
Dark Grey
Light Grey
Brown
Number of doors54
Number of seats44
Length167.8 in
4261 mm
158.1 in
4016 mm
Width71.2 in
1809 mm
70.5 in
1791 mm
Width with mirrors-80.3 in
2040 mm
Height61.1 in
1552 mm
62.6 in
1590 mm
Wheelbase108.9 in
2765 mm
101.2 in
2570 mm
Front track-62.7 in
1592 mm
Rear track-62.4 in
1585 mm
Clearance-5.2 in
132 mm
Front headroom-39.6 in
1006 mm
Rear headroom-37.2 in
945 mm
Front shoulder room-53.6 in
1361 mm
Rear shoulder room-49.2 in
1250 mm
Front legroom-40.5 in
1029 mm
Rear legroom-39.1 in
993 mm
Trunk volume385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
427.6 l
15.10 ft3
0.43 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1045.0 l
36.90 ft3
1.04 m3
Curb weight-3040.17 lb
1379 kg
GVWR-3814 lb
1730 kg
Drag coefficient0.267 Cd0.32 Cd

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerVolkswagenBMW
ModelAPP 310-
Electric motor typeBrushless DCAC synchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
135 kW
181.0 hp
183.5 ps
Maximum power RPM-4100 rpm
Torque310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
270 Nm
27.5 kgm
199.1 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-7.00 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-6.80 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 341.8 mi / 550.0 kmEPA: 152.9 mi / 246.0 km
WLTP: 192.6 mi / 310.0 km
Real range: 161.6 mi / 260.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 14.6 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+

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 circle10.2 m
33.46 ft
9.87 m
32.38 ft
Additional information-Steering ratio - 14:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-9.665

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakes-Ventilated discs
Rear brakes-Ventilated discs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-5.5Jx20
6Jx20

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres-175/55R20
195/50R20

Battery

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

Manufacturer-Samsung SDI
Type of rechargeable battery-Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity77 kWh42.2 kWh
Number of cells288-
Number of modules12-
Voltage408 V353 V
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
Cooling-Water-based coolant circulation
Additional informationVW explicitly states this is the net battery capacity
Estimated gross capacity - 82 kWh
The net battery capacity is 37.9 kWh
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
Battery heating is included

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 7.2 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 125 kW
Household charging, 2.8 kW
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 3.7 kW
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 7.4 kW
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 11 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 port-Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC charging, 0:30-0:37
Wallbox 11 kW, 7:00
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 10:42
DC fast charging, 0:32
BMW i Wallbox 11 kW, 3:00
BMW i Wallbox 7.4 kW, 4:28
BMW i Wallbox 3.7 kW, 8:56
Household charging, 11:47

Additional features

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

Additional featuresDAB+ digital radio (S)
Navigation system (S)
Heated seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Rear cupholders (S)
Alarm system class 3 (S)
Brake Assist System (S)
Camera-based cruise control with Stop&Go function (O)
City brake function (O)
Collision Warning System (O)
Cornering Brake Control (S)
Electronic Brake Distribution (S)
Electronic hand brake (S)
Front and side airbags (S)
Front radar (O)
Full-length side curtain airbags (S)
Hill holder (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Low Tire Pressure Indicator (S)
Parking distance sensors (O)
Parking Distance Sensors, Rear Radar (S)
Passenger Assist Handles (S)
Pedestrian and collision warning (O)
Proactive driving assistant (O)
Rear camera and radar (O)
Service Interval Indicator (S)
Speed limit info (O)
Standard Cruise/Speed Control (S)
Theft Deterrent System (S)
Traffic jam assistant (O)
10.3-inch multi-funciton touchscreen (O)
12V power outlet (S)
200GB internal HD (O)
6.5-inch touchscreen (S)
AM/FM Radio, Digital Radio (S)
Bluetooth (S)
BMW Apps (O)
BMW iDrive (O)
BMW Online with MyInfo (O)
Internal HD (S)
MP3 Player (O)
Navigation, Real-Time traffic information (S)
Remote Audio Controls (S)
Satellite radio, DAB tuner (S)
4 x sepakers, standard audio system (S)
12 x speakers, 360 watt, Harmon/Kardon Premium Sound (O)
Text To Speech / Speech To Text (O)
Climate control (S)
Remote control (S)
Heat pump (S)
Ventilation System (S)
Head Restraints (S)
Heated seats (S)
Isofix Preparation (S)
Leather-trimmed with satin silver trim, tilt telescoping (S)
Door Entry Light (S)
Extra tinted glass rear windows (S)
Heated washer (S)
Power Locks (S)
Rain and light sensor (S)
Zone-tinted windshield with wipers (S)
Auto-dimming interior and driver's side exterior mirror (S)
Automatic rear-view mirror (S)
Foldable side mirrors (S)
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror (S)
Memory adjustment (S)
Toned heated driver and passenger power side mirrors with turn signals (S)
Ambiance LED lights in Light Orange or Cold White (S)
Headlight Control, Dusk Sensor (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED lights in the trunk (S)
LED reading lamps in the front (S)
LED taillights (S)
Lighting in footwell, door handles (S)
Welcome LED lights in Light Blue (S)
Dalbergia Brown Natural Leather (S)
Dark Oak fine wood trim (S)
Headrests embroidered with special edition name (S)
Velour floor mats (S)
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