The name of the manufacturer.
The model name of the electric car.
The code/name that denotes the level of equipment of the EV including exterior and interior features, battery packs, electric motors, etc.
The year for which the model is announced by the manufacturer. Most often it does not completely coincide with the calendar year in which the model is available on the market.
Markets in which this electric vehicle is available.
|North America, Europe|
The body style of the model as defined by the number of doors and roof treatment.
Materials used in the vehicle's body construction.
|Carbon fiber reinforced polymer|
Available exterior colors for the model as specified by the manufacturer.
|Ionic Silver Metallic|
Laurel Gray Metallic
Andesite Silver Metallic
Solar Orange Metallic
Available interior colors for the model as specified by the manufacturer.
|Carum Spice Gray (Mega and Giga World trims)|
Cassia (Giga World trim)
Dalberghia Brown (Tera World trim)
|Number of doors|
Number of doors for passengers. Depending on the body style, the doors can be two, four, etc.
|Number of seats|
Number of seats inclduing the driver and passenger ones. Depending on the model, the seats can be five, six, seven or other.
The distance from the frontmost to the rearmost point of the electric vehicle.
|157.4 in (inches)|
3999 mm (millimeters)
The width of the vehicle without mirrors.
|69.9 in (inches)|
1775 mm (millimeters)
|Width with mirrors|
The width of the vehicle with unfolded mirrors included.
|80.2 in (inches)|
2037 mm (millimeters)
The distance from the ground to the top of the electric car.
|62.1 in (inches)|
1578 mm (millimeters)
The distance between the centers of the front and rear axle.
|101.2 in (inches)|
2570 mm (millimeters)
The distance between the centers (centerline) of the two wheels on the front axle.
|61.9 in (inches)|
1572 mm (millimeters)
The distance between the centers (centerline) of the two wheels on the rear axle.
|61.3 in (inches)|
1557 mm (millimeters)
The distance from the ground to the lowest point of the vehicle measured without cargo or passengers. The ground clearance is also known as ride height.
|5.5 in (inches)|
140 mm (millimeters)
The vertical distance from the vehicle's roof to the front seats bottom.
|39.6 in (inches)|
1006 mm (millimeters)
The vertical distance from the vehicle's roof to the rear seats bottom.
|37.2 in (inches)|
945 mm (millimeters)
|Front shoulder room|
The horizontal distance between the panels of the two front doors.
|53.6 in (inches)|
1361 mm (millimeters)
|Rear shoulder room|
The horizontal distance between the panels of the two rear doors.
|49.2 in (inches)|
1250 mm (millimeters)
The distance available for the legs of the driver and the front passenger.
|40.5 in (inches)|
1029 mm (millimeters)
The distance available for the legs of the rear passengers.
|31.9 in (inches)|
810 mm (millimeters)
The available space for cargo in the main trunk, excluding the additional available space from folding one or two rear seat rows.
|260.0 l (liters)|
9.18 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.26 m3 (cubic meters)
|Maximum trunk volume|
The maximum available space for cargo in the main trunk, including the additional available space from folding one or two rear seat rows.
|1100.0 l (liters)|
38.85 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.10 m3 (cubic meters)
Curb weight (a.k.a. kerb weight) is the EV mass with standard equipment, liquids (oils and fuel at nominal tank capacity) but without cargo and passengers. In some EU countries, the curb weight also includes the weight of a 75 kg (165 lb) driver.
|2634.52 lb (pounds)|
1195 kg (kilograms)
In the context of automobiles, the payload is the summary of the weights of passengers, cargo, accessories, equipment.
|936.96 lb (pounds)|
425 kg (kilograms)
GVWR stands for gross vehicle weight rating and is also known as gross vehicle mass (GVM). It describeds the maximum operating weight of the electric car including the curb weight and payload (accessories, equipment, driver, passengers and cargo).
|3571.49 lb (pounds)|
1620 kg (kilograms)
The drag coefficient or coefficient of drag is related to the car's aerodynamics as it denotes the resistance to the air of the front surface of the vehicle when it is in movement. The lower the coefficient, the better aerodynamics the model has. Ultimately, this allows for higher speeds and improved power efficiency.
|0.29 Cd (drag coefficient)|
Additional details related to the electric car's body.
|Curb weight with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1270 kg|
GVWR with a 75 kg passenger (EU norms) - 1695 kg
The name of the manufacturer of the electric motor.
|Electric motor type|
The electric motor category according to the type of motor commutation. Most electric motors operate on magnetism and can be powered by direct current (DC) or alternating current (AC) sources. Depending on the type of commutation, electric motors are either self-commutated (AC and DC, mechanical or electronic) and externally commutated (AC only, asynchronous or synchronous).
|Permanent magnet synchronous|
|Location of the motor|
Information about the electric notor's location. The two most common locations are the front and rear of the electric car.
The power produced by the electric motor depends proportionally on the motor's rotational speed.
|125 kW (kilowatts)|
167.6 hp (mechanical horsepower)
170.0 ps (metric horsepower)
|Maximum power RPM|
The electric motor's rotational speed measured in RPM when the motor achieves its maximum power.
|4800 rpm (revolutions per minute)|
Torque is the driving force of an electric motor and is the rotational equivalent of a linear force. A typical feature of electric cars is that they get full torque from zero speed.
|250 Nm (newton meters)|
25.5 kgm (kilogram meters)
184.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Regenerative braking is a typical feature of electric vehicles, in which the electric motor uses the vehicle's kinetic energy to save power or stores it for later use.
Some manufacturers include software designed driving modes to improve power efficiency and/or range. Information about the available driving modes for this model.
The top speed that the vehicle can achieve as specified by the manufacturer.
|77.7 mph (miles per hour)|
125.0 km/h (kilometers per hour)
|Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h|
The time in seconds the electric car needs to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h.
|7.20 s (seconds)|
|Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph|
The time in seconds the model needs to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph.
|6.90 s (seconds)|
Additional details about the vehicle's performance.
|Eco Pro+ mode top speed - 90 km/h|
|NEDC (New European Driving Cycle)||118.1 mi / 190.0 km|
|EPA (Electric car range and efficiency)||80.8 mi / 130.0 km|
|NEDC (New European Driving Cycle)||Combined||12.9 kWh/100 km|
|EPA (Electric car range and efficiency)||City||25 kWh/100 mi|
|EPA (Electric car range and efficiency)||Combined||27 kWh/100 mi|
|EPA (Electric car range and efficiency)||Highway||30 kWh/100 mi|
|EPA (Electric car range and efficiency)||Highway||111 MPGe|
|EPA (Electric car range and efficiency)||Combined||124 MPGe|
|EPA (Electric car range and efficiency)||City||137 MPGe|
Information about the energy class of the electric vehicle.
|Type of steering mechanism|
Information about the design type of the steering mechanism of the electric car.
|Rack and pinion|
|Type of power steering|
Information about the type of power steering used in this model.
Often referred to as turning diameter or turning radius (multiplied by two), this is the smallest diameter that the outside wheels of the vehicle describe when it is turning on full lock.
|9.86 m (meters)|
32.35 ft (feet)
|Type of transmission|
Information about the type of transmission used by the vehicle. Generally, EVs are equipped with one-speed automatic units.
|Automatic single-speed reduction gear|
Information about the type of drivetrain (the system that delivers power to the driving wheels).
|Rear-wheel drive (RWD)|
The axle ratio a.k.a. final drive ratio of the electric motor. It shows the number of revolutions of the driveshaft needed to spin the axle one complete turn.
Information about the main components of the front suspension of the electric vehicle.
Coil springs (helical springs)
Information about the main components of the rear suspension of the electric vehicle.
Coil springs (helical springs)
Information about the type of brakes used on the front wheels.
Information about the type of brakes used on the rear wheels.
|Markings||Width||Profile||Diameter||Load index||Speed index|
The name of the company that has manufactured the battery.
|Type of rechargeable battery|
The type of rechargeable battery depending on its composition.
The capacity of the rechargeable battery that powers this EV as specified by the manufacturer in kilowatt hours.
|22 kWh (kilowatt hours)|
|Number of cells|
The batteries used by electric cars are usually packs that consist of a certain number of battery cells in different arrangements. Information about the total number of cells in this particular model.
|Number of modules|
Battery cells are arranged in different modules that comprise battery packs. Information about the number of modules in this battery.
The battery voltage denotes the difference in electric potential between the positive and negative electrodes of the pack. The higher difference in potential results in a higher voltage.
|360 V (volts)|
Total weight of the battery pack including not only the cells but also the shield, wiring, etc.
|449.74 lb (pounds)|
204 kg (kilograms)
Information about the position of the battery pack in the electric vehicle.
|Under the floor, middle|
Information about the type of battery cooling on this specific model.
|Water-based coolant circulation|
Additional information about the rechargeable battery of the electric car.
|The net battery capacity is 18.8 kWh|
Battery warming system
Uses 120 Ah square cells
Estimated volumetric energy density - 449 Wh/L
|Household charging||Type 2 (IEC 62196-2, Mennekes, SAE J3068)||230 V||16 A||3.7 kW|
|BMW i Wallbox||Type 2 (IEC 62196-2, Mennekes, SAE J3068)||230 V||32 A||7.4 kW|
|DC fast charging||Type 2 (IEC 62196-3 FF, CCS2)||-||-||50 kW|
|Onboard charger||Type 2 (IEC 62196-3 FF, CCS2)||-||7.4 A||Rear-right side|
|Onboarch charger||Type 1 (IEC 62196-3 CC, CCS1)||-||7.4 A||Rear-right side|
|Type||Battery %||Estimated time (h:m)|
|DC fast charging||0% - 80%||00:22|
|BMW i Wallbox||0% - 100%||02:59|
|Household charging||0% - 100%||05:57|
|Safety and assistance||Adaptive Cruise/Speed Control||O|
|Safety and assistance||Brake Assist System||S|
|Safety and assistance||Collision Warning System||O|
|Safety and assistance||Cornering Brake Control||S|
|Safety and assistance||Electronic Brake Distribution||S|
|Safety and assistance||Electronic hand brake||S|
|Safety and assistance||Engine Start Button||S|
|Safety and assistance||Front and side airbags||S|
|Safety and assistance||Front radar||O|
|Safety and assistance||Full-length side curtain airbags||S|
|Safety and assistance||Immobilizer||S|
|Safety and assistance||Low Tire Pressure Indicator||S|
|Safety and assistance||Parking distance sensors||O|
|Safety and assistance||Parking Distance Sensors, Rear Radar||S|
|Safety and assistance||Passenger Assist Handles||S|
|Safety and assistance||Rear camera and radar||O|
|Safety and assistance||Service Interval Indicator||S|
|Safety and assistance||Standard Cruise/Speed Control||S|
|Safety and assistance||Theft Deterrent System||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||12V power outlet||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||200GB internal HD||O|
|Infotainment and connectivity||AM/FM Radio, Digital Radio||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Bluetooth||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||BMW Apps||O|
|Infotainment and connectivity||BMW ConnectedDrive||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||BMW Online with MyInfo||O|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Coming Home Device||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Garage Door Opener||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Internal HD||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Keyless entry||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||MP3 Player||O|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Multi-funciton touchscreen||O|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Navigation||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Remote Audio Controls||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Satellite radio||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||4 x sepakers, standard audio system||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Smart Card/Key||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||12 x speakers, 360 watt, Harmon/Kardon Premium Sound||O|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Telematics||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Trip computer||S|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Voice-activating system||O|
|Infotainment and connectivity||Wide Screen Navigation System, with Internal HD and Traffic Info||O|
|Seats||Heated front seats||S|
|Steering wheel||Leather-trimmed, tilt telescoping||S|
|Doors and windows||Door Entry Light||S|
|Doors and windows||Power Locks||S|
|Doors and windows||Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key)||S|
|Doors and windows||Power windows||S|
|Doors and windows||Remote Trunk/Hatch Release||S|
|Doors and windows||Sunroof||S|
|Doors and windows||Tinted glass windows||S|
|Doors and windows||Zone-tinted windshield with wipers||S|
|Mirrors||Automatic rear-view mirror||S|
|Mirrors||Body-color driver and passenger power side mirrors with turn signals||S|
|Mirrors||Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror||S|
|Lights||LED daytime running lights||S|
|Upholstery||Cargo Area Cover||S|
|Upholstery||Leather and wool cloth||S|
|Upholstery||Sensatec and sustainable cloth||S|
Additional details about this electric car, including specifications and features that do not belong to the categories above.
|What's new for 2015?|
Heated front seats
satellite radio and DC fast charging are now standard.