Comparison between:
- 2018 Tesla Model S P100D
- 2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2018 Tesla Model S P100D2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S
2018 Tesla Model S P100D2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S
TrimP100DTurbo S
Model year20182020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
Price-USD 187,610 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 138,826 (UK, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanSedan
MaterialsAluminium
high-strength boron steel
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsSolid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Deep Blue Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Obsidian Black Metallic
Silver Metallic
White
Black
Frozen Blue Metallic
Carrara White Metallic
Jet Black Metallic
Volcano Grey Metallic
Dolomite Silver Metallic
Gentian Blue Metallic
Mamba Green Metallic
Carmine Red
Interior colorsBlack
White
Black
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Number of doors44
Number of seats54
Length196.0 in
4978 mm
195.4 in
4963 mm
Width77.3 in
1963 mm
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Width with mirrors86.2 in
2189 mm
84.4 in
2144 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.3 in
1963 mm
77.4 in
1966 mm
Height56.9 in
1445 mm
54.3 in
1378 mm
Wheelbase116.5 in
2960 mm
114.2 in
2900 mm
Front track65.4 in
1661 mm
66.5 in
1690 mm
Rear track66.9 in
1699 mm
65.2 in
1655 mm
Clearance5.5 in
140 mm
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Minimum clearance4.6 in
117 mm
-
Maximum clearance6.3 in
160 mm
-
Front headroom38.8 in
986 mm
-
Rear headroom35.3 in
897 mm
-
Front shoulder room57.7 in
1466 mm
-
Rear shoulder room55.0 in
1397 mm
-
Front hip room55.0 in
1397 mm
-
Rear hip room54.7 in
1389 mm
-
Front legroom42.7 in
1085 mm
-
Rear legroom35.4 in
899 mm
-
Trunk volume744.7 l
26.30 ft3
0.74 m3
366.0 l
12.93 ft3
0.37 m3
Maximum trunk volume1645.2 l
58.10 ft3
1.65 m3
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Secondary trunk volume59.5 l
2.10 ft3
0.06 m3
81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight4940.56 lb
2241 kg
5059.61 lb
2295 kg
Payload1056.01 lb
479 kg
1267.66 lb
575 kg
GVWR5996.57 lb
2720 kg
6327.27 lb
2870 kg
Drag coefficient0.24 Cd0.25 Cd
Additional informationOptional rear-facing child seat available (seats up to two children)
The single value ground clearance is valid for single motor vehicles with Coil Suspension
The ground clearance range is valid for vehicles with Air Suspension
Maximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.583 m²

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTeslaPorsche
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearFront
Voltage320 V-
Power375 kW
502.9 hp
509.9 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM5950 rpm-
Torque600 Nm
61.2 kgm
442.5 ft-lb
300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modes-Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional information3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled with variable frequency drive
Total shaft power from the two motors as limited by the battery: 451 kW / 605 hp
Ludicrous mode is included
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Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerTeslaPorsche
Motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationFrontRear
Voltage320 V-
Power193 kW
258.8 hp
262.4 ps
300 kW
402.3 hp
407.9 ps
Maximum power RPM6100 rpm-
Torque330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesLudicrousNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional features3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled with variable frequency drive
Overboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 560 kW / 761 ps
Overboost total maximum torque with Launch Control - 1050 Nm

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
161.6 mph
260.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h2.40 s2.80 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h-1.70 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph2.25 s2.60 s
Additional information-Acceleration 0-99 mph (0-160 km/h) with Launch Control - 6.3 s
Acceleration 0-124 mph (0-200 km/h) with Launch Control - 9.8 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 380.9 mi / 613.0 km
EPA: 315.0 mi / 506.9 km
WLTP: 256.0 mi / 412.0 km
WLTP: 293.0 mi / 471.5 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 35 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CTY: 92 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 98 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 105 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 26.9 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 24.5 kWh/100 km
WLTP, HWY: 25.7 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classAA+

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 circle12.4 m
40.68 ft
11.2 m
36.75 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.45-
Additional information-Rear-axle steering (RAS) with power steering plus
Steering ratio (RAS) - 14.2:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gear-
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9.73-
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.9.34-
Additional information-Front-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed automatic transmission
Electric all-wheel drive with adjustable momentum distribution

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Smart Air Suspension
Telescopic shock absorbers
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Smart Air Suspension
Telescopic shock absorbers
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationFront brakes: Aluminium 4 piston fixed calliper with 355 mm x 32 mm ventilated rotor
Rear brakes: Aluminium 4 piston fixed calliper with 365 mm x 28 mm ventilated rotor
Ceramic Composite
Yellow callipers
Front brakes diameter - 420 mm
Front brakes thickness - 40 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 410 mm
Rear brakes thickness - 32 mm
Specially-coated PSCB steel brakes
Carbon-ceramic brakes are optional
10-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the front
4-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the rear

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
9Jx21 ET40
9.5Jx21 ET60
11.5Jx21 ET66

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres245/35R21 96Y
245/45R19 98V
265/35R21 101Y
265/35R21 101Y
305/30R20 104Y

Battery

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

ManufacturerPanasonicLG Chem
ModelNCR18650A-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity100 kWh93.4 kWh
Number of cells8256396
Number of modules1633
Voltage400 V800 V
Weight-1388.91 lb
630 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
45 °C
113 °F
Additional information-Usable capacity - 83.7 kWh
12 cells per module

Charging type

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

Charging typeNEMA 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
AC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 270 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

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

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeSupercharger, 0:40
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5:13-17:22
Wall Connector, 8:42
NEMA 14-50, 10:25
NEMA 5-15, 69:27
DC charging at 270 kW, 0:16-0:23
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:24-1:33
AC charging at 11 kW, 8:30-9:00

Additional features

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

Additional features2 x activated carbon air purification filters (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Carbon fibre spoiler (O)
Center armrest with two cup holders (S)
Front sun visors with mirrors (S)
Fully trimmed frunk and rear cargo area with keyless open (S)
Glove compartment (S)
HEPA filter system with Bioweapon Defense Mode (S)
Integrated Center Console (O)
Micro-filter ventilation system with replaceable filters (S)
Open center console storage area (S)
Parcel shelf (S)
Performance Pedal Set (brushed aluminium and rubber) (O)
Red Brake Calipers (O)
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 emergency braking (S)
Crash sensor for high voltage disconnect (S)
Driver and front passenger knee air bags (S)
Driver and front passenger seat sensors (S)
Driver and front passenger seat side air bags (S)
Driver and passenger front air bags (S)
Driver seat position sensor (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (O)
Forward looking radar hidden near the Tesla front logo (O)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (O)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Interior, emergency manual release mechanism for all doors, frunk and rear cargo area (S)
Lane depart sensors (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (O)
Parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (O)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Speed assist (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Three second row LATCH attchments (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (O)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (O)
12V power outlet (S)
17-inch capacitive touchscreen (S)
AM/FM/HD radio (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
High-definition back-up camera (O)
Homelink with auto open/close of garage door/gate (S)
Maps and Navigation with real-time traffic updates (S)
Satellite radio (S)
7 x speakers, 200-watt stereo system (S)
12 x speakers, 580-watt Dolby Pro Logic IIx 7.1 surround sound (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Streaming audio (S)
Wi-Fi ready (S)
Wireless connectivity (capability) (O)
Automatic dual-zone climate control (S)
60/40 split fold-down rear seatback (S)
Built-in rear-facing child seats (O)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Heated eight-way power front seats with four-way power lumbar (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Premium Seats (leather) (O)
Ventilated front seats (S)
3-spoke multi-function steering wheel with tactile controls (S)
Heated stearing wheel (S)
Active panoramic roof (S)
Auto present door handles (S)
Black or body coloured aluminum roof (S)
Flush-mounted door handles (S)
Frameless, tempered safety glass front windows (S)
Lighted door handles (S)
Manual rear liftgate (S)
Metal interior door handles (S)
Power rear liftgate (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)
Solid glass roof (O)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Windscreen wiper/de-icer (S)
Auto-dimming mirrors (S)
Power-folding and heated side mirrors (S)
3-position LED turning headlights (S)
Automatic high/low beam headlights (S)
Bi-functional automatic halogen headlights (S)
Bi-functional high intensity Xenon headlamps (O)
Convenienve lighting (S)
Fascia-mounted rear reflex reflectors (S)
Feature backlit, turn side-repeator lamps (S)
Front LED map lights (S)
High-mounted LED stop lamp (S)
LED cornering lights (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED front and rear side-marker lights (S)
LED front fog lamps (S)
LED rear taillights (S)
Liftgate mounted LED tail and LED back up lamps (S)
Park lights (S)
Steering-activated LED cornering lights (O)
Carbon fibre accents (O)
Cloth and synthetic leather materials (S)
Dark ash wood decor (S)
Figured ash wood decor (O)
Piano black decor accents (S)
Vegan interior with Premium Seats (O)
3-point automatic seat belts with pre-tentioners (S)
Active bonnet system (S)
Auto hold function (S)
Brake pad wear indicator (S)
Collision and brake assist (S)
Cruise control including adaptive speed limiter (S)
Curtain airbags along entire roof frame and side windows from A-pillar to C-pillar (S)
Doors with integrated side impact protection (S)
Driver personalisation (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Full-size airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Immobiliser with remote central locking, alarm system with radar-based interior surveillance (S)
Integrated Porsche 4D chassis control (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Keyless start (S)
Knee airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Keeping Assist including Traffic Sign Recognition (S)
Manual adjustment of seat belt height for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Multi-collision brake (S)
ParkAssist (front and rear) with visual and audible warning (S)
Porsche Intelligent Range Manager (S)
Porsche Recuperation Management (PRM) (S)
Porsche Stability Management (PSM) vehicle stability system with ABS (S)
Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus) (S)
Porsche Traction Management (PTM) (S)
Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (S)
Range Mode for the activation of efficiency-orientated settings (S)
Roll-over detection for activation of curtain airbags and seat belt pre-tensioners (S)
Seat belt warning system for all seats (S)
Side airbags in front (S)
Sport Mode for the activation of dynamic performance settings including Launch Control (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring (TPM) (S)
16.8-inch curved display (S)
Centre Console with Direct Touch Control (S)
Digital radio (S)
Porsche Communication Management for navigation, voice control, audio (S)
Porsche Connect with Apple CarPlay (S)
14 x speakers with BOSE Surround Sound System and 710 Watts output (S)
2 x USB-C charge ports and 12V electric socket in the rear (S)
2 x USB-C connectivity and charge ports and a 12V electric socket in the centre console (S)
Active carbon fine dust filter (S)
Advanced climate control (2-zone) (S)
Parking Pre-climatisation including pre-conditioning of the battery (S)
Thermally insulated glass all round (S)
Heat pump (S)
60:40 rear bench split (S)
Comfort front seats (14-way electric) with memory package (S)
Integrated front headrests (S)
Rear seats with 2 seats in single-seat look (S)
Seat heating (front and rear) (S)
Two integrated cupholders, front and rear (S)
Multi-function sports steering wheel in leather (S)
Auto-deploying door habdles (S)
Heated rear screen with auto-off function (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger (S)
Windscreen wiper system including rain sensor and washer jets (S)
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors, aspherical on driver's side (S)
4-point LED daytime running lights (S)
Automatic headlight activation including 'Welcome Home' lighting (S)
Automatically dimming interior and exterior mirrors (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors for driver and front passenger (S)
LED interior lighting concept (S)
LED Matrix headlights (S)
Light strip (S)
Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS Plus) (S)
Third brake light (S)
Smooth finish leather (S)
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