Comparison between:
- 2020 Renault Twingo Electric Zen
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Renault Twingo Electric Zen2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
2020 Renault Twingo Electric Zen2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
Model aliasTwingo Z.E.Model 3 SR Plus
Model 3 SR+
TrimZenStandard Range Plus RWD
Model year20202021
MarketEuropeNorth America, Europe

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackSedan
Materials-Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsCrystal White
Quartz White
Yellow Mango
Red Flame
Blue Dragee
Green Pistachio
Lunar Gray
Black Star
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colors-Black
Black and White
Number of doors54
Number of seats45
Length142.3 in
3615 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width64.8 in
1646 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors-82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
Height60.7 in
1541 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase98.1 in
2492 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track57.2 in
1452 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track56.1 in
1425 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance-5.5 in
140 mm
Minimum clearance6.7 in
170 mm
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Front headroom35.7 in
908 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom33.7 in
855 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room52.0 in
1321 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room50.6 in
1284 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room53.6 in
1362 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room52.2 in
1325 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom-42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom-35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Trunk volume240.0 l
8.48 ft3
0.24 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume980.0 l
34.61 ft3
0.98 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight2597.05 lb
1178 kg
3648.65 lb
1655 kg
Payload771.62 lb
350 kg
892.87 lb
405 kg
GVWR3368.66 lb
1528 kg
4541.52 lb
2060 kg
Drag coefficient0.68 Cd0.23 Cd

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerRenaultTesla
ModelR80DU Cat 1 3D1
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Voltage-350 V
Power60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
239 kW
320.5 hp
324.9 ps
Maximum power RPM3950 - 11450 rpm5525 rpm
Torque160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
420 Nm
42.8 kgm
309.8 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM500 - 3590 rpm325 - 5200 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
B-mode
-
Additional information-AC permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive
A switch to hairpin windings on the motors - Drive Unit Cat 3 3D6
Mixed usage of old and new motors in 2021 with the same power - 3D1 and 3D6

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed83.9 mph
135.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h12.60 s5.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-5.30 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 118.1 mi / 190.0 kmNEDC: 290.8 mi / 468.0 km
EPA: 263.1 mi / 423.4 km
WLTP: 267.2 mi / 430.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 16.3 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 24 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 133 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 142 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 150 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-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 circle8.6 m
28.22 ft
11.6 m
38.06 ft
Lock-to-lock turns3.932

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-9

Suspension

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

Front suspension-Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspension-Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDrumsVentilated discs
Additional informationVentilated disks front - 280 mm
Drums rear - 9 inches
Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres165/65R15 81T
185/60R15 84T
235/40R19
235/45R18

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemTesla and Panasonic, CATL
Model-NCA, LFP
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity22 kWh55.4 kWh
Number of modules8-
Voltage400 V-
Weight363.76 lb
165 kg
-
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationUsable capacity - 21.3 kWhRight-hand drive models battery code - BT35 (Panasonic 2170C) with 52.4 kWh capacity
USA battery code - BT41 (Panasonic 2170L) with 55.4 kWh capacity
European battery code - BTF0 (CATL Prismatic LFP) and BT41 (Panasonic 2170L)

Charging type

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

Charging typeAc charging, 3.7 kW
AC charging, 7.4 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
AC charging, 22 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 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, Tesla, 7.7 kW
Onboard 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 time22 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
Wall Connector, 5:39

Additional features

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

Additional features-Air-filter (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
12V power outlet (S)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rear seats head airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Side cameras when in reverse (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
15.4 LCD touchscreen (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Standard maps and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Upgraded audio-immersive sound (S)
Voice recognition system (S)
Wireless phone charger and USB Type-C in the rear (S)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
Remote control air-conditioning (S)
Secondary ventilation controls (S)
Ventilation system (S)
12-way power adjustable heated front seats (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Height adjustable front seatbelts (S)
Manually adjusted steering wheel (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Keyless NFC keycard (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power cargo access remote release (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seat material and trim (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-MCU2
- Intel Atom A3950
- 14 nm
- 1.6 GHz quad-core CPU
- 4GB DDR4
- 64GB eMMC
- 187 GFlops processing power
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