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2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
2019 Volkswagen e-Golf
SE FWD
MSRP
$31,895
Invoice
$30,619
Average Price Paid
$21,920
635 listings nationwide

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2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
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SE FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$48,525
4 listings nationwide

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2019 Volkswagen e-Golf
SE FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$31,486
3 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 Volkswagen e-Golf
SE FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Volkswagen e-Golf launched in 2015, combining the Golf’s practicality with all-electric capability. It received a larger battery in 2017 and benefitted from a refresh in 2018. For ...

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

2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
writes:
Drives good
2019 Volkswagen e-Golf
SE FWD
10
writes:
Too small, just for student or single Good for Freeway driving
Handling Ranked 2016 Kia Soul EV + worse.
"Since its small"
Would Buy Ranked 2016 Kia Soul EV + better.
"e-Golf is for young student Soul is multi purpose "
writes:
amazing. Reliable efficient fun to drive
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD worse.
"more comfortable. More support"
Family Car Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD worse.
"Doors can be opened in rear from inside. Safer for kids in accident. "
Value Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD worse.
"Resale value is higher. Reliability "
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD worse.
"reliability. Safety. ⁿ better looking"
writes:
Power Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 worse.
"More responsive to pedal"
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 better.
"More perception of room"

Specs

2019 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
2019 Volkswagen e-Golf
SE FWD
Powertrain 1-Speed Dual Clutch 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
124 MPG
126 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
102 MPG
111 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
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.5 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom 31.9 in 35.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.1 cu ft 22.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 814 lbs 827 lbs
Exterior
Length 158.3 in 168.1 in
Width 80.3 in 70.8 in
Height 62.9 in 57.2 in
Wheelbase 101.2 in 103.5 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
  • Tera World
  • GIGA World
  • Mega World
  • Technology & Driving Assistant Package
  • Wireless Charging
  • Moonroof
  • Wheels: 20" X 5.0" Front & 20" X 5.5" Rear BMW I
2019 Volkswagen e-Golf
SE FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atlantic Blue Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Indium Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • URANO Gray
  • Urano Gray

Option Packages

  • Driver Assistance Package

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