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2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV
LT FWD
MSRP
$36,620
Invoice
$35,228
Average Price Paid
$32,748
3,099 listings nationwide

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120 Ah RWD
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LT FWD
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2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$48,476
2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV
LT FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$35,358
7 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Now in its sixth model year, the BMW i3 electric hatchback is still as funky and futuristic as ever. For 2019, an upgraded battery extends the range by 30 percent and a Range Extender ...

2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV
LT FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

In 2017, the Chevrolet Bolt EV hit the scene to much fanfare. Not only was it the first fully electric vehicle from General Motors since the storied EV1, it was the first affordable EV...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
writes:
Drives good
2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV
LT FWD
5
writes:
A really well-designed and engineered car, as evidenced by the fact that it hasnt changed a bit since its 2017...
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Limited FWD worse.
"More room."
Value Ranked 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Limited FWD better.
"A bit more range and power, better rear suspension and sealing underneath."
15
writes:
I love the almost infinite torque which allows you to get into traffic quickly, or pass quickly when necessary...

Specs

2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV
LT FWD
Powertrain 1-Speed Dual Clutch 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
124 MPG
127 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
102 MPG
110 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- --
Engine
Fuel Type
Electric
Electric
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.5 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom 31.9 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.1 cu ft 16.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 814 lbs --
Exterior
Length 158.3 in 164 in
Width 80.3 in 69.5 in
Height 62.9 in 62.8 in
Wheelbase 101.2 in 102.4 in

Available Options

2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD

Exterior Colors

  • CAPPARIS White W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • Fluid Black W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • Imperial Blue Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent
  • JUCARO Beige Metallic W/Frozen Grey Accent
  • Melbourne Red Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent
  • Mineral Gray Metallic W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent

Option Packages

  • Harman/Kardon Premium Sound System
  • GIGA World
  • Mega World
  • Technology & Driving Assistant Package
  • Tera World
  • Wireless Charging
  • Moonroof
  • Wheels: 20" X 5.0" Front & 20" X 5.5" Rear BMW I
2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV
LT FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Kinetic Blue Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Shock
  • Slate Gray Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • DC Fast Charging
  • LPO, Charge Cord, Portable, 120-Volt, Additional
  • Comfort And Convenience Package

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