CUPRA Born Vs. VW ID.3
Named after a small neighbourhood just outside of Barcelona, the Born is CUPRA’s first all-electric car and boasts bags of style and impressive technology. And the CUPRA Born is actually based on the Volkswagen ID.3, but with added power, premium features and sporty details.
How does CUPRA’s hot electric hatch stand against the ID.3
In a nutshell, the CUPRA Born has an advantage over the VW ID. 3 in speed, battery range, cabin design and onboard technology plus much more. Let’s take a further look at what the CUPRA Born has to offer below.
CUPRA Born Performance Vs. the ID.3
While sharing similar characteristics, the CURPA Born pips the VW ID.3 to the post in performance.
CUPRA Born performance
VW ID.3 Performance
Up to 204PS
335 miles range
263 mile range (combined)
0 - 62mph in 7.3 seconds
0 - 62mph in 7.9 seconds
*Based on manufacturer figures
CUPRA Born exterior Vs. the ID.3
Compared to the VW ID.3, the Born offers a bold look with small touches that make it sharper and sporty. Its door-mounted wing mirrors, wide grille and impressive side profile have a standout charm next to its bubblier counterpart.
CUPRA Born exterior
- Iconic badge design
- Bronze detailing
- Wide grille
- Tailgate spoiler
- Rear light bar
- Sporty lines and sleek body design
VW ID.3 exterior (base model)
- One base non-metallic colour (additional colours charged extra)
- Steel wheels
CUPRA Born cabin Vs. the ID.3
Similar to the other upgrades the CUPRA Born has compared to the ID.3, it’s no surprise you’ll find them in the cabin too!
CUPRA Born interior
- Copper coloured accents throughout the cabin
- Digital instrument cluster
- Bucket seats
- 12-inch infotainment system
- Eco-conscious leather upholstery
- Heated steering wheel
VW ID.3 interior (base model)
- Colour accents throughout the cabin
- Basic seats with fragment design
- Navigation Pro capacitive touch-screen navigation infotainment system with 10 inch display
CUPRA Born technology Vs. the ID.3
You can stay connected with a variety of intelligent systems in the CUPRA Born as standard. Plus, the onboard safety and driver convenience features make it a cut above the VW ID.3 in many ways.
CUPRA Born technology
- CONNECT online services via My CUPRA App and enjoy features such as remote vehicle control to online music and navigation.
- Travel Assist camera and sensors
- Top view camera
- Pre-Crash Assist
VW ID.3 technology (base model)
- Navigation system
- ID. Light and Natural voice control
- Fatigue detection
- Lane Assist
- Adaptive Cruise Control
The CUPRA Born comes out on top
While both cars sit under the same manufacturing group, the CUPRA Born is making clear headway in the compact electric car race. It’s stylistic design and sporty aesthetic make it a head-turning and desirable option for car buyers across the country.
The features on the Born outweigh the VW ID.3. Impressive range and fast charging times make it a breeze to run, plus it has bags of technology and infotainment goodies for a comfortable and enjoyable drive whatever the journey.
Get in touch
To experience the driveability and features of the CUPRA Born, contact us today to find out more and book a test drive.