ID.4 Comparison


Volkswagen ID.4 vs the Competition from Sunnyvale Volkswagen

Sunnyvale, CA drivers: are you interested in finding your first electric vehicle? The Volkswagen ID.4 is a superb offering from the Volkswagen brand. But how does it stack up against the competition? At Sunnyvale Volkswagen, we are ready to help you find the right EV for your use case. Learn more about some of the other top EVs on the road: the Hyundai Ioniq 5, the Chevy Bolt EUV, The Tesla Model Y, and the Toyota RAV4 EV.


The ID.4 offers drivers plenty of range to get them around San Jose, CA. If you're looking for an EV that can take you out on daily duties and weekend road trips with plenty of mileage, take advantage of the long-range ID.4, offering an EPA-estimated 280 miles of driving range. The Hyundai Ioniq 5 can provide 256 miles of driving range with standard trim levels. The Chevy Bolt EUV can offer 247 miles of driving range. The Tesla Model Y offers 303 miles of driving with the standard model.

Charging Speed

Santa Clara, CA drivers: standard charging for the ID.4 is perfect for juicing up your ID.4 overnight. Take advantage of eight hours and fifteen minutes of charging time with a level 2 charger. Not only that but with DC fast charging, you can take the ID.4 from 10 to 80 percent battery life in a mere 33 minutes, with the 118-kilowatt output that DC fast charging provides.

Compared to other EVs, the ID.4 is a good choice. The Hyundai Ioniq 5 takes 11 hours with level 2 charging. The Bolt EUV takes 9.5 hours at home with level 2 charging. The Tesla Model Y can charge up in eight to 12 hours with level 2 charging.

Interior and Tech

The ID.4 boasts many of the creature comforts of a traditional crossover, with some added tech perks to get excited about. The base model is generously equipped with dual-zone automatic climate control with rear air vents, allowing everyone to get comfortable for the ride ahead. The heated front seats keep you warm when the temperature drops. Not only that, the Standard trim offers up a wireless smartphone charging pad, a 12-inch touchscreen, and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. This is a generous array of features that other EVs don't offer with the base model.

The Pro trim includes a heated steering wheel, a panoramic glass roof, and full faux leather upholstery, making the ID.4 a truly luxurious driving experience for those in Palo Alto, CA

Other EVs are not as well equipped with the base trim. The Tesla Model Y does not feature Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, locking users into their native interface. The Ioniq 5 reserves wireless charging for their SEL trim. The base model EV only offers a 10.2-inch touchscreen infotainment display, making media selections a bit tougher while you're on the move.



Depending on your use case, any of the EVs can be a great option for drivers to enjoy. The ID.4 offers a more well-rounded and family-friendly EV experience compared to other EVs. This crossover features a great blend of conventional car features in contrast with some modern updates that make it the ideal daily driver for families looking to take advantage of the latest in tech without a full departure from what they've come to expect behind the wheel.

Visit our dealership in the Bay Area

Drivers interested in experiencing the ID.4 for themselves should consider visiting Sunnyvale Volkswagen. Schedule a test drive today, and our sales team will help you find the right trim level for your needs. Don't wait! Contact us today.