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2020 Jaguar E-PACE vs. 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Review

Picture of the 2020 Jaguar E-PACE

2020 Jaguar
E-PACE

MSRP*: $39,950 to $52,950
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Picture of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4

2021 Volkswagen
ID.4

MSRP*: $39,995 to $48,175
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Invoice* $37,553 to $49,773 $38,396 to $46,248
MPG - City 21 MPG 104 - 107 MPG
MPG - Hwy 27 - 28 MPG 89 - 91 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 52.7 ft3 64.2 ft3
Engine Inline-4 201-hp, (electric), 295-hp, (electric)
Transmission Auto Manual Automatic
Drivetrain All-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 246 - 296 hp 201 - 295 hp
Towing Capacity 1,653 lbs 2,200 - 2,700 lbs
Exterior Length 173.0 in 180.5 in
Exterior Width 74.7 in 72.9 in
Leg Room Front 40.1 in
Rear 35.1 in
Front 41.1 in
Rear 37.6 in
Head Room Front 38.4 - 39.2 in
Rear 38.2 - 38.3 in
Front 41.1 in
Rear 38.4 in
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen ID.4 than in the Jaguar E-PACE, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Volkswagen ID.4 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Jaguar E-PACE.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Jaguar E-PACE, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Volkswagen ID.4.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Jaguar E-PACE is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen ID.4. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Jaguar E-PACE carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volkswagen ID.4.

Dimensions
Since the Jaguar E-PACE is much wider than the Volkswagen ID.4, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Jaguar E-PACE is slightly shorter than the Volkswagen ID.4, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Jaguar E-PACE has a significantly larger turning radius than the Volkswagen ID.4, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Volkswagen ID.4 is clearly the choice over the Jaguar E-PACE for pulling heavy loads. The Jaguar E-PACE has a little more horsepower than the Volkswagen ID.4.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Jaguar E-PACE transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volkswagen ID.4.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Jaguar E-PACE and the Volkswagen ID.4. The Jaguar E-PACE has significantly less cargo capacity than the Volkswagen ID.4.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jaguar E-PACE than that of the Volkswagen ID.4.