Comparison between:
- 2022 BMW i4 eDrive40
- 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS 450+

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2022 BMW i4 eDrive402022 Mercedes-Benz EQS 450+
2022 BMW i4 eDrive402022 Mercedes-Benz EQS 450+
Model aliasi4 eDrive 40-
Trim-450+
Model year20222022
MarketNorth America, EuropeGlobal
PriceUSD 55,400 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 51,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCoupeSedan
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colors-Black
High-tech Silver
Designer Hyacinth Red
Obsidian Black and High-tech Silver
Onyx Black
Nautical Blue
Diamond White
Obsidian Silver
Designer Selenite Gray
Graphite Gray
Polar White
Velvet Brown
Interior colors-Beige and Gray
Black and Brown
Gray and Brown
Black and Gray
Number of doors55
Number of seats55
Length188.3 in
4783 mm
205.4 in
5216 mm
Width72.9 in
1852 mm
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Width with mirrors-83.7 in
2125 mm
Width with folded mirrors-75.8 in
1926 mm
Height57.0 in
1448 mm
59.5 in
1512 mm
Wheelbase112.4 in
2856 mm
126.4 in
3210 mm
Front track63.0 in
1601 mm
65.6 in
1667 mm
Rear track64.2 in
1630 mm
66.2 in
1682 mm
Clearance4.9 in
125 mm
5.3 in
134 mm
Front headroom-40.8 in
1036 mm
Rear headroom-38.0 in
966 mm
Front shoulder room-61.6 in
1564 mm
Rear shoulder room-59.1 in
1500 mm
Front hip room-59.5 in
1511 mm
Rear hip room-57.3 in
1455 mm
Rear legroom-33.7 in
856 mm
Trunk volume470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
610.0 l
21.54 ft3
0.61 m3
Maximum trunk volume1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
1770.0 l
62.51 ft3
1.77 m3
Curb weight4684.82 lb
2125 kg
5467.46 lb
2480 kg
Payload-1025.15 lb
465 kg
GVWR-6492.61 lb
2945 kg
Drag coefficient0.24 Cd0.2 Cd
Additional informationWeight distribution front / rear - 45.1 / 54.9 %
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1140 / 1550 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 1600 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 75 kg
Front overhang - 915 mm
Rear overhang - 1091 mm
Trailer operation axle load - 1710 kg
Tongue weight - 75 kg
Towing capacity braked and unbraked - 750 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerBMW-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Power250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
245 kW
328.6 hp
333.1 ps
Maximum power RPM8000 - 17000 rpm4500 - 13500 rpm
Torque430 Nm
43.8 kgm
317.2 ft-lb
568 Nm
57.9 kgm
418.9 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Comfort
Sport
Individual
Additional informationSystem power-to-weight ratio - 8.2 kg/kW
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed118.1 mph
190.0 km/h
130.5 mph
210.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.70 s6.20 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-5.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 366.6 mi / 590.0 kmEPA: 350.0 mi / 563.3 km
WLTP: 458.6 mi / 738.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 20 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 35 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 97 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 97 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 97 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 16.7 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 circle12.5 m
41.01 ft
11.9 m
39.04 ft
Additional informationOptional variable sport steering
Steering ratio - 15.5:1
Steering angle - 4.5°
Optional steering angle - 10°
Turning circle with 10° steering angle - 10.9 m

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 ratio8.774-

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
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Air springs
Independent
Multi-link
Rear suspensionFive-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling
Air springs
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Independent
Multi-link

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationFront - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7.5Jx178Jx19
8.5Jx20
9.5Jx21
9.5Jx22

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/55R17 101Y235/55R19 101H
255/45R20
265/40R21
265/35R22

Battery

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

Manufacturer-LG Chem and Deutsche ACCUMOTIVE
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity83.9 kWh107.8 kWh
Voltage398.5 V500 V
Weight1212.54 lb
550 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Additional informationNet battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells
Maximum regeneration capacity - 186 kW

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
AC charging, 22 kW
DC charging, 200 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, 7.4 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 charging, 0:23
AC charging 22 kW, 4:00
AC charging 11 kW, 8:00

Additional features

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

Additional featuresARB 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)
AMG line exterior (O)
AMG line interior (O)
DISTRONIC Plus active cruise control with BAS PLUS and PRE-SAFE brake (O)
ECO start/stop function (S)
Electric Art Exterior (O)
Electric Art Interior (O)
ENERGIZING Package Front (O)
ENERGIZING Package Rear (O)
Exclusive Night Package (O)
Front Décor with Mercedes-Benz Pattern (O)
Lapse of dark squares behind (O)
Night Package (O)
360° Camera (O)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Active hood (S)
Active Lane Keeping Assist (O)
Active parking assist (S)
Adaptive Braking System (ABS) (S)
Airbag in the seatbelt for outer rear seats (O)
Airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Alarm package (O)
Alarm package plus (O)
Brake Assist (S)
Driver Attention Assist (S)
Driving Assistance Package Plus (O)
Driving Assistance Package with Drive Pilot (O)
Driving Assitance Package (S)
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) (S)
Emergency Call System (S)
ESP Dynamic Swing Assistant (S)
Garage door opener integrated in rearview mirror (O)
Hetead, electronically adjsutable front seatswith memory (S)
PRE-SAFE impulse and system (S)
Remote Parking package (O)
Reversing camera (O)
Sensors at the back for file holder assistant (O)
Side airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Side airbags for the head for the rear seats (S)
Towbar with ESP stabilization function (O)
Traffic Sign Assist (S)
6 x 100W USB-C Ports (S)
12.8-inch OLED display (S)
Acoustics comfort package (S)
Advanced Soundsystem (O)
Burmester surround sound system (O)
Digital radio (DAB+) (S)
Head-Up Display (O)
KEYLESS-GO comfort package (S)
KEYLESS-GO comfort package plus (O)
MBUX Hyperscreen (O)
MBUX Interior Assistant front (O)
MBUX Interior Assistant rear (O)
MBUX screen for rear seat (O)
MBUX with AR navigation (S)
Wireless charging for smartphones front (O)
Wireless charging for smartphones rear (O)
2 x wireless headsets (O)
2-zone THERMOTRONIC automatic climate control (S)
4-zone THERMOTRONIC automatic climate control (O)
Air Balance package (O)
Particle sensor for interior air (O)
60:40 folding of rear seats (S)
Air-conditioned front seats (O)
Air-conditioned rear seats (O)
Comfort Front Headrest and Rear Headrest Pillows (S)
Designer belt buckles at the front and rear (O)
Electric adjustable rear seats (O)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated rear seats (O)
Multi-contour seats with massage front (O)
Rear Seats package (O)
Rear Seats Plus package (O)
Electrically adjustable steering column (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Multifunction steering wheel in nappa leather (S)
Dark-toned windows (O)
Dual SunShades (O)
Front/Rear Automatic Doors with smart power open/close (S)
Heat-dampening/IR Reflective Glass (O)
Heated rear window with time interval (S)
Heated washer nozzles (O)
Heated windshield (O)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
Rain sensor (S)
Servo closing of doors (O)
Automatic side mirrors (S)
Electrically retractable side mirrors (S)
Projection of logo integrated into mirror housing (S)
Active ambient lights (O)
Adaptive rear lighting (O)
Ambient lights with 64 colors (S)
DIGITAL LIGHT with adaptive assistant (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
LED High Performance Headlight (S)
LED taillights (S)
Rear reading lights (S)
Leather (O)
MICROCUT Roof Cover (O)
Neotex/Artico seat covers (S)
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