Comparison Data of 12 Traction Motors of Major Electric Vehicles


Teardown survey data showing detailed comparisons of the specifications, cost, weight and size of the traction motors of major electric vehicles.
Two drive motors have been newly added to the previous ten.

  • 2020 Tesla Model Y front motor (new addition)
  • 2020 Tesla Model Y rear motor (new addition)
  • 2019 Nissan Leaf
  • 2019 Audi e-tron front motor
  • 2019 Audi e-tron rear motor
  • 2019 Jaguar I-Pace
  • 2018 Tesla Model 3 AWD front motor
  • 2017 Tesla Model 3 RWD rear motor
  • 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV
  • 2014 BMW i3 Extended Range
  • 2016 Chevrolet Volt PHEV
  • 2016 Toyota Prius HEV


Data Contents

  • Side by side comparisons of motor type, torque, power ratings, main specifications of stator and rotor, part count, cost, and weight
  • Detailed data
    • overall dimensions and weight
    • specs of main components (for example, coil winding method, type, type of electrical steel sheet, cooling method, etc.)
    • type of magnet, gauss values
    • pole count, etc.
  • Detailed cost analysis
    • stator, rotor, shaft, resolver target wheel, etc.
  • Costed Bill of Material



Cost calculation method

Theoretical cost (“should cost”) is calculated using analytical software developed by Munro over 15 years. The costs are calculated with a breakdown of material, process flow, labor cost, plant/building cost, quality handling cost, taxes, selling expenses, general administrative expenses, etc. A description of the cost calculation method is included in the report.


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