Comparison between:
- 2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro
- 2020 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.

2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
Model alias-Model 3 S+
Model 3 SR+
Trim-Standard Range Plus RWD
Model year20202020
MarketEuropeNorth America, Europe, China, Australia
PriceEUR 80,900 (EU, Dec 2019)USD 37,990 (USA, May 2020)
GBP 38,500 (UK, Nov 2019)
EUR 44,390 (DE, Nov 2019)
AUD 72,896 (AU, Nov 2019)
CNY 363,900 (China, Nov 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sedan
MaterialsSteal
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsBrilliant 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
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Okapi Brown
Pearl Beige
Metropol Grey
Black
Black and White
Number of doors54
Number of seats55
Length193.0 in
4901 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width76.2 in
1935 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors86.3 in
2192 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
Height64.1 in
1629 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase115.3 in
2928 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track65.2 in
1655 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track65.0 in
1652 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance6.8 in
172 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom39.5 in
1003 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room58.6 in
1489 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room57.2 in
1453 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room-53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room-52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom40.8 in
1036 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom39.1 in
993 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Trunk volume600.0 l
21.19 ft3
0.60 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1725.0 l
60.92 ft3
1.73 m3
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Secondary trunk volume60.0 l
2.12 ft3
0.06 m3
84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight5489.51 lb
2490 kg
3551.65 lb
1611 kg
Payload1410.96 lb
640 kg
989.88 lb
449 kg
GVWR6900.47 lb
3130 kg
4541.52 lb
2060 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.23 Cd
Additional informationHeight 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
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla
Model-L13
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousSwitched reluctance
Location of the motorRearRear
Voltage-370 V
Power140 kW
187.7 hp
190.3 ps
211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Torque314 Nm
32.0 kgm
231.6 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesBoost-
Additional informationCoaxial 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
A specific switched relucatance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.

Second electric motor

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

Motor typeAC induction/asynchronous-
LocationFront-
Power125 kW
167.6 hp
170.0 ps
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Torque247 Nm
25.2 kgm
182.2 ft-lb
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Additional featuresAxially parallel asynchronous motor
Power and torque in Boost Mode - 135 kW and 309 Nm
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h6.60 s5.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-5.30 s
Additional informationBoost Mode 0-100 km/h acceleration is 5.7 s
Boost Mode 0-60 mph acceleration is 5.5 s
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Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 270.9 mi / 436.0 kmNEDC: 285.8 mi / 460.0 km
EPA: 250.0 mi / 402.3 km
WLTP: 254.1 mi / 409.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 21 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 22.4 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 24 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 132 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 141 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 148 MPGe

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 circle12.2 m
40.03 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.05
Additional informationElectromechanical 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)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio9.2059
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.9.205-
Additional informationTwo-stage planetary gearbox with single gear-

Suspension

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

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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationNew type of wheel brake for MY2020Rotor 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.

Rims8.5Jx198.5Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx18 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/55R19 111H235/45R18
235/40R19

Battery

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

Manufacturer-Tesla and Panasonic
Model-NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity95 kWh54 kWh
Number of cells4322976
Number of modules364
Voltage396 V360 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg
Weight1543.24 lb
700 kg
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Volume1238.0 l
43.72 ft3
1.24 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationUsable 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
The 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 typeCEE 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
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 portOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 kW
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 timeFast charger, 0:31
Mode 3 charging cable, 8:38
3-phase CEE cable, 14:51
CEE 7/4 (plug type E/F), 24:45
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 featuresAnthracite 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)
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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