Specifications

Price new
N/A
128,500
Price used
N/A
N/A
Status
Discontinued
Discontinued
Years of production
2020 - 2022
2010 - 2012
Country of manufacture
South Korea
USA

Battery and Charging

Range EPA
N/A
244 mi
Range WLTP
289 km
N/A
Range NEDC
N/A
N/A
Battery pack capacity
42 kWh -21%
53 kWh
On-board charger (AC)
7.2 kW -57%
16.8 kW
Max charging power (DC)
44 kW
N/A

Powertrain

Acceleration 0-60 mph
9.5 s +157%
3.7 s
Top speed
96 mph -23%
125 mph
Engine power
134 kW -53%
288 kW
Engine torque
291 lb-ft
273 lb-ft -6%
Efficiency
23.3 mi
21.7 mi -7%
Drive type
FWD
RWD
Motor type
Permanent-magnet
AC-induction

Body and Chassis

Seats
5
2
Dimensions
172.2x71.1x61.8 in
155.3x73.7x44.4 in
Wheelbase
106.3 in
92.6 in
Curb weight
N/A
2,727 lb
Body style
SUV
Roadster
Cargo capacity
15.9 ft3
N/A
Towing capacity
N/A
N/A

Compare all specifications of Kia Niro EV 39 kWh vs Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base

What is it?

This is a brief summary of the comparison between 2 electric cars listed below:

Powertrain

  • The Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base has the most kW (288 kW). The Kia Niro EV 39 kWh has 134 kW.
  • The Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base has the fastest acceleration from 0 to 60 mph (3.7 s). The Kia Niro EV 39 kWh can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 9.5 s.
  • All 2 cars have a single-speed direct transmisson.
  • The Kia Niro EV 39 kWh is available in FWD configuration. The Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base is available in RWD configuration.

Battery and Charging

If you're looking for the longest range EV, you should choose The Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base as it has the best EPA/WLTP range (244 mi) and the largest battery pack (53 kWh).

Conclusion

Overall, the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base is the most powerful and has the longest range, but it is also the most expensive. The Kia Niro EV 39 kWh is a good compromise between performance, range, and price.

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