Cupra Born 45 kWh

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2020-…
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Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…)

Technical Specifications of Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…)

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2020-…
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place
Germany
Current Status
Announced (planned), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Produced
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
Hatchback Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…)

Range and Battery

Range
Estimated range on a full battery: EPA (USA), WLTP (EU), NEDC (EU old), GCC (Green Cars Compare)
WLTP
EPA
GCC
217 mi No Data 184 mi
Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
Nominal
Usable
45 kWh 42.8 kWh
Efficiency
Energy consumption per distance driven. The more efficient the car, the less energy it needs to go the same distance.
23.3 kWh/100 mi (4.3 mi/kWh)

Charging

Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
AC
DC
11 kW 125 kW
Architecture
Most EVs use a 400V system, but newer models with higher voltage can charge faster and use less wiring.
400 V
Charge Port
The port type impacts charging speed and station compatibility

Performance

Drive Type
Drivetrain configuration: PMSM (Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor), IM (AC Induction Motor)
RWD: PMSM
Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
Power
Torque
112 kW (150 hp) 229 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
8.4 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
99 mph
0.00 s
00 mph

Dimensions

Length
Car's body length (front to back bumper)
170.2 in
Width
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
71.2 in No Data
Height
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
60.5 in
Wheelbase
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
108.9 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
5
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
No Data
Cargo Volume
Cargo capacity: Trunk (rear seats up),
Max (rear seats folded),
Frunk (in the front hood)
Trunk
Max
Frunk
13.6 ft3 No Data No Data
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
No Data
Last Updated:
March 10, 2024
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How Far Can You Go in Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…)

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Charging Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…)

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Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
March 10, 2024
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About Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…)

Detailed Descriptions

The Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…) is an all-electric rear-wheel drive hatchback. It came out in 2020. The car is not available on the US market.

The Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…) has a 45 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 184 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 23.3 kWh per 100 miles (or 4.3 miles per kWh) — ranked №530 out of 693 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…) achieves a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 8.4 seconds (placing it at №518 among 693 electric vehicles) and attains a maximum speed of 99 mph.

Its powertrain provides a power output of up to 112 kW (150 hp) and a torque of 229 lb-ft.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…) achieves a How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range? of 166–202 miles, placing it at №530 among 693 electric vehicles. However, this range is subject to several influences:

  • Speed: Traveling at higher speeds reduces battery life.
  • Temperature: Extreme cold or hot weather can affect range.
  • Terrain: Hilly or mountainous landscapes decrease range.
  • Driving habits: Aggressive driving with frequent acceleration and braking consumes more energy.
  • Feature usage: Climate control and media systems also influence range.

It's important to acknowledge that these are estimations, and your actual driving range may differ. Consider these factors when planning your trip and be ready for potential charging stops.

Utilize the interactive EV Navigation map for trip planning assistance.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?

For significantly faster charging, public DC fast-charging stations are available. Although the car can achieve a maximum DC charging rate of 125 kW, factors such as battery temperature and charge level may affect the actual charging speed.

Use Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator to estimate charging time, rate, and cost.

How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

The size and weight specifications for Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…) are as follows:

  • Length: 170.2 in
  • Width: 71.2 in (including side mirrors) or N/A in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 60.5 in
  • Wheelbase: 108.9 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: N/A lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

The rear cargo area of the Cupra Born 45 kWh (2020-…) provides 13.6 cubic feet of space when the rear seats are upright (ranked №468 out of 693 electric vehicles).

Folding these seats down unlocks a maximum cargo capacity of N/A cubic feet (ranked №468 out of 693 electric vehicles).

The car doesn’t have a “frunk” (front trunk).

Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The car isn’t officially rated for towing.

Additional Information

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