Compare systems WLTP and EPA.
In the world there are several systems of measuring the range of electric vehicles. The most common of them – WLTP and EPA. The first scheme, the range of electric vehicles evaluate, for example, in Europe, and second in the United States. Of course, Americans believe that their system is the most objective and accurate, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Аutonews.
However, tests WLTP it is not so. It turns out that of all the electric cars in the world’s largest reserve at Kona Hyundai Electric with battery 64 kWh – 416 km. According to American test figure is a little different – 415 km.
I Jaguar-Pace test WLTP on a single battery charge drove 407 km, while for the tests EPA – only 376 km. From Tesla Model S 75D these figures are 328 km and 416 km, respectively.
Hyundai Kona Electric with battery 32 kWh for WLTP tests showed a range of 254 km, while the Renault Zoe R110 – 234 km. the two models are the Americans not tested.
Nissan LEAF according to the WLTP has a power reserve of 205 km, and according to EPA – 240 km. In turn, during the tests WLTP BMW i3 94-Ah rode 194 miles, Volkswagen e-Golf – 191 km, while the Hyundai Ioniq Electric – 188 km According to the American test they have the power reserve is actually 183 km, 201 km and 199 km, respectively.