Comparison between:
- 2021 Mercedes-Benz EQA 250 Progressive
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2021 Mercedes-Benz EQA 250 Progressive2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
2021 Mercedes-Benz EQA 250 Progressive2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
Model alias-Model 3 SR Plus
Model 3 SR+
Trim250 ProgressiveStandard Range Plus RWD
Model year20212021
MarketGlobalEurope, China, Australia
Price-USD 37,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 42,900 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 249,900 (CN, Nov 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sedan
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsPatagonia Red
Mountain Gray
Digital White
Cosmos Black
Denim Blue
Iridium Silver
Mountain Gray Magno
Rose Gold
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Rose Gold / Titanium Gray
Macchiato Beige / Black
Cyber Cut Blue
Black
Black and White
Number of doors54
Number of seats55
Length175.7 in
4463 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width-72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors79.5 in
2020 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors72.2 in
1834 mm
76.1 in
1933 mm
Height63.6 in
1615 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase107.4 in
2729 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track62.4 in
1585 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track62.4 in
1584 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance7.9 in
200 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom40.8 in
1037 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom37.6 in
955 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room57.3 in
1456 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room57.2 in
1454 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room55.9 in
1419 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room54.8 in
1393 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom26.2 in
666 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom27.3 in
693 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Trunk volume340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1320.0 l
46.62 ft3
1.32 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight4497.43 lb
2040 kg
3551.65 lb
1611 kg
Payload947.99 lb
430 kg
989.88 lb
449 kg
GVWR5445.42 lb
2470 kg
4541.52 lb
2060 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.23 Cd
Additional informationCurb weight without driver - 1965 kg
Front overhang - 913 mm
Rear overhang - 821 mm
Towing capacity braked and unbraked - 750 kg
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla
Model-L13
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Voltage-370 V
Power140 kW
187.7 hp
190.3 ps
211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Torque375 Nm
38.2 kgm
276.6 ft-lb
375 Nm
38.2 kgm
276.6 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional information-A permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

Regenerative brakingNo-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h8.90 s5.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-5.30 s

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeWLTP: 263.5 mi / 424.0 kmNEDC: 290.8 mi / 468.0 km
WLTP: 267.2 mi / 430.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 17.9 kWh/100 km-

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-A+

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle11.4 m
37.40 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.05

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-9

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Additional informationLowered Comfort Chassis
Optional Adjustable Dampers
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Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsVentilated discs
Additional information-Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7.5Jx19
7.5Jx18H ET2
8.5Jx20
8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres235/45R20
235/50R19
235/55R18
235/40R19
235/45R18

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerLG Chem and Deutsche ACCUMOTIVETesla and Panasonic
Model-NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity66.5 kWh54 kWh
Number of cells2002976
Number of modules54
Voltage420 V360 V
Energy density-144 Wh/kg
Weight-833.35 lb
378 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Water-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationNominal capacity - 187.5 AhThe battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity - at least 50 kWh.
The 53.6 kWh total battery capacity is estimated.
2976 cells with 31 cells per brick.
A total of 4 modules - 2 with 23 bricks and 2 with 25 bricks.

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeWallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 100 kW
NEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging port-Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:30
Wallbox, 5:45
Supercharger, 0:30
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:23-11:17
Wall Connector, 5:39
NEMA 14-50, 6:46
NEMA 5-15, 45:08

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional featuresAluminum roof rails (S)
AMG Line Exterior (O)
Center console storage compartment with cover (S)
Double cup holder (S)
Driver reflective vests (S)
EASY-PACK-load securing kit (S)
Electric Art Exterior (O)
Glove compartment with lighting (S)
Lapse of RoofRails (S)
Progressive Exterior (S)
Towbar with ESP Stabilization Function (S)
360° Camera (O)
Acoustic vehicle indicator (S)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Active distance assistant DISTRONIC with control assistant (O)
Active Lane Keeping Assist (S)
Active Parking Assist with PARKTRONIC (O)
Adaptive brake lights flash during emergency braking (S)
Adaptive braking with Hold function (S)
Airbags for driver and passenger (S)
Anti-lock brakes ABS (S)
Anti-spin (ASR) (S)
Automatic ignition of headlamps (S)
Automatic Speed Adaptation (O)
Blind spot assistant (O)
Central locking with internal switch, automatic locking (S)
Collision sensor with automatic unlocking (S)
Cruise Control (S)
Distronic Plus with Steering Assistant (O)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic key with chrome details (S)
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) (S)
Hands-free access (O)
ISOFIX child seat mounts in the outer rear seats (S)
Knee airbag for driver (S)
Pedestrian protection (Active hood) (S)
Rear view camera (S)
Side airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Sideairbags rear (O)
Speed-dependent power steering (S)
Tire pressure monitor (S)
Traffic Sign Assist (O)
URBAN GUARD Alarm Pack Plus (O)
10.25" Media Displays (O)
12V socket in the luggage compartment (S)
4G Communication module (S)
Advanced Soundsystem (O)
DAB + digital radio (S)
Dashboard with multifunction display (S)
EQ Remote and Navigation Services (S)
Fully Digital Instruments (O)
Head-up Display (O)
Indicator lever with one-touch function (S)
KEYLESS-GO (S)
Live Traffic Information (S)
MBUX Augmented Reality (O)
MBUX incl. Touchpad (S)
MBUX Interior Assistant (O)
Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call System (S)
Mercedes-Benz Navigation (S)
Outside temperature meter (S)
Remote and Charging Services Plus (S)
Remote and Charging Services Premium (O)
Reversing camera (S)
Smartphone Integration Package (S)
Trip computer (S)
2 x USB sockets in the back seat (S)
THERMATIC air-conditioning (S)
THERMOTRONIC Automatic Climate (O)
3-point seat belts including manually height-adjustable belts (S)
4-Way Lumber Support front seats (S)
40/20/40 split rear seats (S)
Air-conditioned front seats (O)
Electric Memory Seat driver (O)
Electric Memory Seat front passenger (O)
Front Multi-contour seats with massage function (O)
Heated front seats (S)
Height-adjustable headrests (S)
Seat comfort package with extendable seat cushion (S)
DIRECT-SELECT Shift Levers on the steering wheel (O)
Gear shift levers on the steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel with black nappa leather (O)
Multifunction sport steering wheel with flat bottom in nappa leather (O)
Multifunction steering wheel in leather (S)
Nappa Leather Sports Steering Wheel / DINAMICA Microfiber (O)
Dark-toned glass rear (O)
Electric tailgate (S)
Heated rear window with timer (S)
Heated window washer system (S)
Light and visibility package (S)
Night Package (O)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
Rain sensor (S)
Sunshades with illuminated mirrors (S)
Electrically retractable side mirrors (O)
Electronically adjustable side mirrors (S)
Exterior mirror on driver's side and interior mirror aut. blendless (O)
3rd brake light with LED technology (S)
Adaptive High Beam Assistant (S)
Ambient lighting (S)
Exterior lighting with logo projection (O)
LED High Performance headlights (S)
LED taillights with LED light band (S)
Artificial leather ARTICO / Fabric Fléron (S)
Roof Cover - Black Fabric (S)
Velour floor mats (S)
Air-filter (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
12V power outlet (S)
3-point front seats safety belts with pretentioners, load limiters, lap anchor pretensioners (S)
3-point second row safety belts for all seats (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Advanced side curtain air bags (S)
Anti-theft alarm and immobilizer system (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
Rear seats head airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
15.4 LCD touchscreen (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Standard maps and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Upgraded audio-immersive sound (S)
Voice recognition system (S)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
Remote control air-conditioning (S)
Secondary ventilation controls (S)
Ventilation system (S)
12-way power adjustable heated front seats (S)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Height adjustable front seatbelts (S)
Manually adjusted steering wheel (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Keyless NFC keycard (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power cargo access remote release (S)
Power windows with one-touch up/down (S)
Rain-sensing, adjustable-speed windshield wipers (S)
Solar-absorbing, laminated safety glass rear window with defroster (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seat material and trim (S)
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