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All-Electric Vehicles: Compare Side-by-Side

Personalize 2015 Smart fortwo Electric Drive Convertible 2015 Smart fortwo Electric Drive Coupe
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Smart fortwo Electric Drive Convertible
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Smart fortwo Electric Drive Coupe
Configuration Motor: 55 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Motor: 55 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) Not Available Not Available
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
107
Combined
122

City

93

Hwy

Electricity
107
Combined
122

City

93

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
32
Combined
28

City

36

Hwy

32
Combined
28

City

36

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $0.96 $0.96
Miles on a Charge 68 miles 68 miles
Time to Charge Battery† 6 hrs @ 240 V 6 hrs @ 240 V
Annual Fuel Cost* $600 $600
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Two Seaters Two Seaters
Drive Rear-Wheel Rear-Wheel
Gas Guzzler No No
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No
Passenger Volume Not available Not available
Luggage Volume Not available Not available
Motor Descriptor 55 kW DC Permanent Magnet, brushless 55 kW DC Permanent Magnet, brushless
Battery Descriptor 339 V Li-Ion 339 V Li-Ion

NA= Not available

Personalize 2015 Fiat 500e
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Fiat 500e
Configuration Motor: 82 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) $31,800
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
116
Combined
122

City

108

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
29
Combined
28

City

31

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $0.87
Miles on a Charge 87 miles
Time to Charge Battery† 4 hrs @ 240 V
Annual Fuel Cost* $500
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Minicompact Cars
Drive Front-Wheel
Gas Guzzler No
Turbocharger No
Supercharger No
Passenger Volume 72 ft3
Luggage Volume 7 ft3
Motor Descriptor 82 kW AC Induction
Battery Descriptor 399 V Li-Ion

NA= Not available

Personalize 2015 Chevrolet Spark EV 2014 BMW i3 BEV 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Coda
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Ford Focus Electric
All-Electric Vehicle
Mitsubishi i-MiEV
Configuration Motor: 104 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Motor: 125 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Motor: 49 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) $26,670 – $27,060 $41,350 $22,995
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
119
Combined
128

City

109

Hwy

Electricity
124
Combined
137

City

111

Hwy

Electricity
112
Combined
126

City

99

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
28
Combined
26

City

31

Hwy

27
Combined
25

City

30

Hwy

30
Combined
27

City

34

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $0.84 $0.81 $0.90
Miles on a Charge 82 miles 81 miles 62 miles
Time to Charge Battery† 7 hrs @ 240 V 4 hrs @ 240 V 7 hrs @ 240 V
Annual Fuel Cost* $500 $500 $550
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Subcompact Cars Subompact Cars Subcompact Cars
Drive Front-Wheel Rear-Wheel Rear-Wheel
Gas Guzzler No No No
Turbocharger No No No
Supercharger No No No
Passenger Volume 86 ft3 84 ft3 85 ft3
Luggage Volume 11 ft3 15 ft3 (4-door) 13 ft3
Motor Descriptor 104 kW AC Permanent Magnet 125 kW AC Induction 49 kW DC Permanent Magnet, brushless
Battery Descriptor 370 V Li-Ion 360 V Li-Ion 330 V Li-Ion

NA= Not available

Personalize 2014 Ford Focus Electric 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Ford Focus Electric
All-Electric Vehicle
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf
Configuration Motor: 107 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Motor: 85kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) $35,200 Not Available
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
105
Combined
110

City

99

Hwy

Electricity
116
Combined
126

City

105

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
27
Combined
25

City

30

Hwy

29
Combined
27

City

32

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $0.81 $0.87
Miles on a Charge 81 miles 83 miles
Time to Charge Battery† 4 hrs @ 240 V 4 hrs @ 240 V
Annual Fuel Cost* $500 $500
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Compact Cars Compact Cars
Drive Front-Wheel Front-Wheel
Gas Guzzler No No
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No
Passenger Volume 90 ft3 91 ft3 (hatchback)
Luggage Volume 13 ft3 (4-door)
23 ft3 (hatchback)
17 ft3 (hatchback)
Motor Descriptor 107 kW AC Permanent Magnet Synchronous 85 kW AC PMSM
Battery Descriptor 350 V Li-Ion 361 V Li-Ion

NA= Not available

Personalize 2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive 2015 Nissan Leaf
All-Electric Vehicle
Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive
All-Electric Vehicle
Nissan Leaf
Configuration Motor: 132 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Motor: 80 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) MSRP: $41,450 $29,010 – $35,120
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
84
Combined
85

City

83

Hwy

Electricity
114
Combined
126

City

101

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
40
Combined
40

City

41

Hwy

30
Combined
27

City

33

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $1.20 $0.90
Miles on a Charge 87 miles 84 miles
Time to Charge Battery† 3.5 hrs @ 240 V 8 hrs @ 240 V
(3.6 kW charger),
5 hrs @ 240 V
(6.6 kW charger)
Annual Fuel Cost* $700 $550
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Midsize Cars Midsize Cars
Drive Front-Wheel Front-Wheel
Gas Guzzler No No
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No
Passenger Volume 90 ft3 (4 door) 92 ft3 (4 door)
Luggage Volume 22 ft3 (4 door) 24 ft3 (4 door)
Motor Descriptor 132 kW AC Induction 80 kW DC Permanent Magnet, brushless
Battery Descriptor 367 V Li-Ion 360 V Li-Ion

NA= Not available

Personalize 2014 Tesla Model S 2014 Tesla Model S
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Tesla Model S
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Tesla Model S
Configuration Motor: 270 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Battery Pack: 85 kWh
Motor: 225 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Battery Pack: 60 kWh
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) $79,900 $69,900
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
89
Combined
88

City

90

Hwy

Electricity
95
Combined
94

City

97

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
38
Combined
38

City

37

Hwy

35
Combined
36

City

35

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $1.14 $1.05
Miles on a Charge 265 miles 208 miles
Time to Charge Battery†

12 hrs @ 240 V
(single charger),

4.75 hrs @ 240 V
(dual charger)

10 hrs @ 240 V
(single charger),

3.75 hrs @ 240 V
(dual charger)

Annual Fuel Cost* $700 $650
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Large Cars Large Cars
Drive Rear-wheel Rear-wheel
Gas Guzzler No No
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No
Passenger Volume 94 ft3 94 ft3
Luggage Volume 26 ft3 26 ft3
Motor Descriptor 270 kW AC Induction 225 kW AC Induction
Battery Descriptor 400 V Li-Ion, 85 kWh 400 V Li-Ion, 60 kWh

NA= Not available

Personalize 2015 Kia Soul Electric 2014 Honda Fit EV
All-Electric Vehicle
Kia Soul Electric
All-Electric Vehicle
2013 Honda Fit EV
Configuration Motor: 43 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Motor: 92 kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) Not available $36,625
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
105
Combined
120

City

92

Hwy

Electricity
118
Combined
132

City

105

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
29
Combined
26

City

32

Hwy

29
Combined
26

City

32

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $0.96 $0.87
Miles on a Charge 93 miles 82 miles
Time to Charge Battery† 4 hrs @ 240 V 4 hrs @ 240 V
Annual Fuel Cost* $600 $500
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Small Station Wagon Small Station Wagon
Drive Front-Wheel Front-Wheel
Gas Guzzler No No
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No
Passenger Volume 97 ft3 91 ft3
Luggage Volume 19 ft3 21 ft3
Motor Descriptor 43 kW Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor 92 kW DC Permanent Magnet, brushless
Battery Descriptor 360 V Li-Ion 330 V Li-Ion

NA= Not available

Personalize 2014 BYD e6 2014 Toyota RAV4 EV
All-Electric Vehicle
BYD e6
All-Electric Vehicle
Toyota RAV4 EV
Configuration Motor: 115kW
Transmission: Auto (1 speed)
Motor: 115kW
Transmission: Auto (variable gear ratio)
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) Not available $49,800
EPA Fuel Economy
Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe)

1 gallon of gasoline=33.7 kWh

Electricity
63
Combined
61

City

65

Hwy

Electricity
76
Combined
78

City

74

Hwy

kWh/100 mi
54
Combined
55

City

52

Hwy

44
Combined
43

City

46

Hwy

Fuel Economics
Cost to Drive 25 Miles $1.62 $1.32
Miles on a Charge 127 miles 103 miles
Time to Charge Battery† 6 hrs @ 240 V 6 hrs @ 240 V
Annual Fuel Cost* $950 $800
Vehicle Specification Data
EPA Size Class Small Sport Utility Vehicle, 2WD Small Sport Utility Vehicle, 2WD
Drive Front-Wheel Front-Wheel
Gas Guzzler No No
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No
Passenger Volume Not available Not available
Luggage Volume Not available Not available
Motor Descriptor 75 kW AC PMSM 115 kW AC Induction
Battery Descriptor 307 V Li-Ion 386 V Li-Ion

NA= Not available

* Values rounded to the nearest $50. Based on 15,000 miles annual driving and an electricity cost of $0.12/kWh.

† Charge time may vary due to battery state of charge, charging options, and other factors.