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Here's how the 2017 BMW i3 and the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV measure up.
60 Ah
$42,400
Starting MSRP
$36,620
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
4 5 -
Engine

170.0-hp, 39.5-liter, Electric Motor(Electric Fuel System)

200.0-hp, -liter, Electric Motor(Electric Fuel System)

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Combined MPG
0 0 -
Size
157" length, 62" height 164.0" length, 62.8" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Tera Dalbergia Brown

Mega Carum Spice Gray

Giga Cassia / Spice Gray

Dark Galvanized / Sky Cool Gray

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Transmissions

Transmissions

1-Speed A/T

A/T

1-Speed A/T

A/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars Small Station Wagon -

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material
N/A N/A -
Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum Aluminum -
Rear Wheel Size
19 X 5 in 17 x -TBD- in -
Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum Aluminum -
Front Wheel Size
19 X 5 in 17 x -TBD- in -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A N/A -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A N/A -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
170 @ 4800 200 @ -TBD- -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
184 266 @ -TBD- -
Displacement
N/A N/A -
Engine Type
Electric Electric -

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
124 119 -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
111 110 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
137 128 -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut w/Coil Springs -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Semi-independent -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Compound Crank -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Independent -

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in N/A -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc Regenerative -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in N/A -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
32.3 ft 35.4 ft -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Electric Pwr -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
N/A N/A -
Front Tire Size
P155/70R19 P215/50R17 -
Rear Tire Size
P155/70R19 P215/50R17 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
2866 lbs 3563 lbs -

Dimensions

Track Width, Front
61.9 in 59.1 in -
Second Leg Room
31.9 in 36.5 in -
Second Hip Room
N/A 50.8 in -
Height, Overall
62 in 62.8 in -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A N/A -
Wheelbase
101 in 102.4 in -
Trunk Volume
N/A 16.9 ft³ -
Second Shoulder Room
49.2 in 52.8 in -
Front Hip Room
N/A 51.6 in -
Second Head Room
37.2 in 37.9 in -
Length, Overall
157 in 164.0 in -
Track Width, Rear
62 in 59.1 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Front Leg Room
40.5 in 41.6 in -
Front Head Room
39.6 in 39.7 in -
Passenger Capacity
4 5 -
Front Shoulder Room
53.6 in 54.6 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
70 in 69.5 in -
Passenger Volume
N/A N/A -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
15.1 ft³ - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
36.9 ft³ - -

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