Comparison between:
- 2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)
- 2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro
2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro
Model aliasModel S Performance Switched Reluctance-
TrimPerformance (SR)-
Model year20202020
MarketNorth America, Europe, China, AustraliaEurope
PriceUSD 94,990 (USA, May 2020)
GBP 91,800 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 102,700 (DE, Jul 2019)
AUD 174,665 (AU, Jul 2019)
CNY 893,900 (China, Jul 2019)
EUR 80,900 (EU, Dec 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanSport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsAluminium
high-strength boron steel
Steal
Aluminium
Exterior colorsSolid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Deep Blue Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Brilliant Black
Catalunya Red Metallic
Florett Siver Metallic
Galaxy Blue Metallic
Glacier White Metallic
Manhattan Grey Metallic
Mythos Black Metallic
Siam Beige Metallic
Typhoon Grey Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Cream
Black
Okapi Brown
Pearl Beige
Metropol Grey
Number of doors45
Number of seats55
Length196.0 in
4978 mm
193.0 in
4901 mm
Width77.3 in
1963 mm
76.2 in
1935 mm
Width with mirrors86.2 in
2189 mm
86.3 in
2192 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.3 in
1963 mm
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Height56.5 in
1435 mm
64.1 in
1629 mm
Wheelbase116.5 in
2960 mm
115.3 in
2928 mm
Front track65.4 in
1661 mm
65.2 in
1655 mm
Rear track66.9 in
1699 mm
65.0 in
1652 mm
Clearance5.3 in
135 mm
6.8 in
172 mm
Minimum clearance4.6 in
117 mm
-
Maximum clearance6.3 in
160 mm
-
Front headroom38.8 in
986 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom35.3 in
897 mm
39.5 in
1003 mm
Front shoulder room57.7 in
1466 mm
58.6 in
1489 mm
Rear shoulder room55.0 in
1397 mm
57.2 in
1453 mm
Front hip room55.0 in
1397 mm
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Rear hip room54.7 in
1389 mm
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Front legroom42.7 in
1085 mm
40.8 in
1036 mm
Rear legroom35.4 in
899 mm
39.1 in
993 mm
Trunk volume744.7 l
26.30 ft3
0.74 m3
600.0 l
21.19 ft3
0.60 m3
Maximum trunk volume1645.2 l
58.10 ft3
1.65 m3
1725.0 l
60.92 ft3
1.73 m3
Secondary trunk volume59.5 l
2.10 ft3
0.06 m3
60.0 l
2.12 ft3
0.06 m3
Curb weight4940.56 lb
2241 kg
5489.51 lb
2490 kg
Payload1056.01 lb
479 kg
1410.96 lb
640 kg
GVWR5996.57 lb
2720 kg
6900.47 lb
3130 kg
Drag coefficient0.24 Cd0.28 Cd
Additional informationOverhang front / rear - 929 / 1081 mm
Optional rear-facing child seat available (seats up to two children)
The single value ground clearance is valid for the AWD version with Coil Suspension
The ground clearance range is valid for vehicles with Air Suspension
Height 1629 with roof-mounted aerial
Height 1616 without roof-mounted aerial
Body ride height adjustable by 76 millimeters (3.0 in)
Drag coefficient with conventional exterior mirrors: 0.28
Drag coefficient with optional virtual exterior mirrors: 0.27
Curb weight with a 75 kg driver (EU norms): 2565 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTesla-
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Voltage320 V-
Power375 kW
502.9 hp
509.9 ps
140 kW
187.7 hp
190.3 ps
Maximum power RPM5900 rpm-
Torque650 Nm
66.3 kgm
479.4 ft-lb
314 Nm
32.0 kgm
231.6 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesLudicrousBoost
Additional information3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled with variable frequency drive
Coaxial asynchronous rear motor
Total system power and torque in D mode - 265 kW and 561 Nm
Power and torque in Boost Mode - 165 kW and 355 Nm
Total system power and torque in Boost mode - 300 kW and 664 Nm

Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerTesla-
ModelL13-
Motor typeSwitched reluctanceAC induction/asynchronous
LocationFrontFront
Voltage320 V-
Power193 kW
258.8 hp
262.4 ps
125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
Maximum power RPM6100 rpm-
Torque330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
247 Nm
25.2 kgm
182.2 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYes-
Additional featuresA specific switched reluctance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.
Liquid cooled with variable frequency drive
Axially parallel asynchronous motor
Power and torque in Boost Mode - 135 kW and 309 Nm

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h2.60 s6.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph2.40 s-
Additional information-Boost Mode 0-100 km/h acceleration is 5.7 s
Boost Mode 0-60 mph acceleration is 5.5 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 416.9 mi / 671.0 km
EPA: 326.0 mi / 524.6 km
EPA: 348.0 mi / 560.0 km
WLTP: 270.9 mi / 436.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 32 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 35 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 96 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 97 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 98 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 104 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 104 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 104 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 21 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 22.4 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+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 circle11.8 m
38.71 ft
12.2 m
40.03 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.05-
Additional information-Electromechanical progressive steering with speed-dependent power assistance

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9.7349.205
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.9.3259.205
Additional information-Two-stage planetary gearbox with single gear

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Optional air suspension with fully-adaptive damping
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Adaptive Air Suspension
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Optional air suspension with fully-adaptive damping
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar) for air suspension vehicles only
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Adaptive Air Suspension

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
New type of wheel brake for MY2020

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
9Jx21 ET40
8.5Jx19

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres245/35R21
245/45R19 98V
245/35R21 96Y
265/35R21
255/55R19 111H

Battery

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

ManufacturerPanasonic-
ModelNCR18650A-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity100 kWh95 kWh
Number of cells8256432
Number of modules1636
Voltage400 V396 V
Weight-1543.24 lb
700 kg
Volume-1238.0 l
43.72 ft3
1.24 m3
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
-
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
-
Additional information-Usable capacity - 86.5 kWh
Dimensions: 2.28 x 1.63 x 0.34 meters (7.5 x 5.3 x 1.1 ft)
Indirect cooling system of aluminium sections separate from cell space
Powerful thermal management system with four circuits and heat pump with improved power efficiency

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
Ssupercharger, 200 kW
CEE 7/4 (plug type E/F), 3.84 kW
3-phase CEE cable, 6.4 kW
Mode 3 charging cable, 11 kW
Fast charger, 150 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 CCS2, 22 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeSupercharger 200 kW, 0:24
Supercharger 120 kW, 0:40
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5:13-17:22
Wall Connector, 8:42
NEMA 14-50, 10:25
NEMA 5-15, 69:27
Fast charger, 0:31
Mode 3 charging cable, 8:38
3-phase CEE cable, 14:51
CEE 7/4 (plug type E/F), 24:45

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 (S)
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)
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 driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
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 (S)
Forward looking radar hidden near the Tesla front logo (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear parking sensors (S)
Front collision warning (S)
Front row acoustic safety belt warning (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
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 (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Rear door child safety locks (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Side collision warning (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Three second row LATCH attchments (S)
Tire pressure monitoring system (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
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)
11 x speakers, custom audio system (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 12-way power front seats with four-way power lumbar (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Ventilated front seats (S)
3-spoke multi-function steering wheel with tactile controls (S)
Heated stearing wheel (S)
Active panoramic roof (O)
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 ambient interior lighting (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)
Anthracite bumper (S)
Black roof rails (O)
Detachable towing hitch (O)
e-tron Compact charging cable (S)
Glossy black control buttons with haptic feedback and aluminium look (O)
Luggage cover (S)
Matt black control buttons (S)
Model description and performance or technology lettering (S)
No model description and performance or technology lettering (O)
No performance or technology lettering (O)
Non-smokers package (S)
Orange-painted brake callipers on 18-inch wheels (O)
Provision for trailer towing device (O)
Removable boot partition net (S)
Roof frame and window channel strips in anodised aluminum (S)
Roof rail in anodised aluminum (O)
Smokers package (O)
Storage and luggage room package (O)
Variable foldable luggage mat (O)
Adaptive driving assistance (O)
Adaptive speed assistance including speed limiter (O)
Audi Pre Sense Basic (S)
Audi Pre Sense Front (S)
Audi Pre Sense Rear (O)
Audi Pre Sense Rear Packet (O)
Backup camera (O)
Blind Spot Alert (O)
Camera-based speed limit display / traffic sign recognition (O)
Car alarm (O)
Cross intersection assistance (O)
Cruise control system with speed limiter (S)
Deactivation switch for passenger airbag (S)
Efficiency assistance (O)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
Emergency assistance (O)
Exit warning (O)
First aid kit (S)
ISOFIX on rear seats (S)
ISOFIX on the front passenger's seat (S)
Lane change warning
Night vision assistant
Obstacle avoidance assistance
Parking aid plus with environment display (S)
Parking assistance (O)
Rear cross traffic assistance (O)
Reverse cameras (O)
Seat occupancy recognition (S)
Side airbags in front and head airbag system (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
Tire-pessure monitoring system (S)
10.1-inch HD+ display with MMI touch response and haptic feedback (S)
12.3-inch infotainment display (S)
12V outlet (S)
Audi Connect Emergency Call & Service (S)
Audi Connect key (O)
Audi connect Navigation & Infotainment (S)
Audi music interface (S)
Audi music interface in the rear (O)
Audi phone box (O)
Audi smartphone interface (O)
Audi Virtual cockpit (S)
Audi Virtual Cockpit Plus (O)
Bluetooth (S)
Comfort key including sensor-controlled luggage compartment unlocking (O)
Comfort key including sensor-controlled luggage compartment unlocking and anti-theft alarm system (O)
Digital radio (O)
Digital TV reception (DVB-T2) with CI+ abd PayTV (O)
DVD-Player (O)
Garage door opener (O)
Head-up display (O)
MMI Navigation plus (S)
MMI Radio (S)
Remote key (S)
Remote MMI touch control unit with 8.6-inch color display (S)
SDXC memory card reader (S)
16 x speakers and a subwoofer, 15 CH, 705 W (O)
10 x speakers and a subwoofer, 6 CH, 180W (S)
2 x USB Type-A ports with data and charging function (S)
2-zone comfort automatic air-conditioning (S)
4-zone comfort automatic air-conditioning (O)
Air quality package with ionizer and a choice of fragrances (O)
Comfort auxiliary air-conditioning (O)
Standard auxiliary air-conditioning (S)
Increased heating capacity (O)
Center armrest front (S)
Comfort center armrest front (O)
Electrically adjustable front seats with memory for both (O)
Electrically adjustable front seats with memory for the driver's seat (O)
Folding down rear seats (S)
Headrests on front seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (O)
Heated front seats (O)
Individual contour seats front (O)
Manually adjustable front seats (S)
S-sports seats front (O)
Sports front seats (O)
Standard front seats (S)
Variable headrests for the front seats (O)
Ventilated front seats (O)
Ventilated front seats with massage function (O)
Double-spoke steering wheel with multifunction and paddles (S)
Electrically adjustable steering wheel (O)
Leather-wrapped with handles in perforated leather (O)
Leather-wrapper with chrome application and contrasting stitching (O)
S line emblem and chrome trim (O)
Sport leather steering wheel with multifunction, paddles and heating (O)
Sport leather steering wheel, flattened at the bottom (O)
Sport steering wheel with multifunction and paddles (O)
Acoustic glazing on side windows (O)
Acoustic glazing on windscreen (S)
Adaptive windscreen wiper with integrated washing nozzles (O)
Green tinted heat insulating glass (S)
Luggage compartment door electrically opening and closing (S)
Manual sun protection roller on rear side windows (O)
Panoramic glass roof (O)
Privacy glass (O)
Servo closure for the doors (O)
Auto dimming and auto-adjustable heated side mirrors with automatic parking (O)
Auto dimming and auto-adjustable heated side mirrors with automatic parking and memory (O)
Auto-adjustable frameless side mirrors (S)
Auto-adjustable heated side mirrors with memory (O)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror (S)
Body-color painted side mirrors (S)
Heated side mirrors with integrated LED turning lights (S)
Virtual side mirrors (O)
Boot lighting right and left (S)
e-tron logo LED projection upon opening the doors (O)
Extendable sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (O)
Footwell lighting front and rear (S)
Glovebox lights (S)
Headlights cleaning system (S)
Illuminated door sills (S)
Illuminated door sills with aluminum insert front and rear and S lettering front (O)
Illuminated door sills with aluminum insert front and rear without lettering (O)
LED taillights (O)
Matrix LED headlights (O)
Multi-colored ambient lights (O)
Reading lights front and rear (S)
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Tailgate lights (S)
Alcantara leather with contrast stitching (O)
All-faux-leather dashboard (O)
All-leather dashboard (O)
Dashboard in fabric black (O)
Decor inlays dark brown natural (O)
Decor inlays matt brushed dark (O)
Fabric effect (S)
Floor mats with contrast stitching (O)
Headliner in black fabric (O)
Headliner in moon silver fabric (S)
Leather and faux leather combo with contrasting stitching (O)
Leather top side of dashboard (O)
Milano Leather (O)
S-embossing in the backrests of the front seats (O)
Upper dashboard in leather and interior elements below in faux leather (O)
Valcona Leather (O)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationTesla announced a change in the electric motors configuration of the Model S as of April 2019.-
 2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro