Comparison between:
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD
- 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC Progressive Edition Plus

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC Progressive Edition Plus
2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC Progressive Edition Plus
Model aliasModel 3 LR AWDN293
TrimLong Range AWD400 4MATIC Progressive Edition Plus
Model year20212020
MarketNorth America, Europe, ChinaGlobal
PriceUSD 46,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 52,490 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 309,900 (CN, Nov 2020)
USD 67,900 (USA, Nov 2019)
GBP 65,640 (UK, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanSport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
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Exterior colorsSolid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Spectral Blue
Graphite Gray
High-tech Silver
Mojave Silver
Obsidian Black
Selenite Gray
Hyacinth Red
Selenite Gray Magno
Opalite White Bright
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Black
Black / Silk Beige
Number of doors45
Number of seats55
Length184.8 in
4694 mm
187.5 in
4762 mm
Width72.8 in
1849 mm
74.2 in
1884 mm
Width with mirrors82.2 in
2088 mm
82.5 in
2096 mm
Width with folded mirrors76.1 in
1933 mm
74.2 in
1884 mm
Height56.8 in
1443 mm
63.9 in
1624 mm
Wheelbase113.2 in
2875 mm
113.1 in
2873 mm
Front track62.2 in
1580 mm
63.9 in
1624 mm
Rear track62.2 in
1580 mm
63.6 in
1615 mm
Clearance5.5 in
140 mm
-
Front headroom40.3 in
1024 mm
41.1 in
1045 mm
Rear headroom37.7 in
958 mm
38.6 in
980 mm
Front shoulder room56.3 in
1430 mm
57.2 in
1454 mm
Rear shoulder room54.0 in
1372 mm
56.5 in
1436 mm
Front hip room53.4 in
1356 mm
59.1 in
1500 mm
Rear hip room52.4 in
1331 mm
58.1 in
1475 mm
Front legroom42.7 in
1085 mm
20.6 in
523 mm
Rear legroom35.2 in
894 mm
19.3 in
491 mm
Passenger volume2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
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Trunk volume340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1460.0 l
51.56 ft3
1.46 m3
Secondary trunk volume84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
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Curb weight4071.94 lb
1847 kg
5500.53 lb
2495 kg
Payload921.53 lb
418 kg
981.06 lb
445 kg
GVWR4993.47 lb
2265 kg
6481.59 lb
2940 kg
Drag coefficient0.23 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional information-Overhang front - 867 mm
Overhand rear - 1022 mm
Perm. trailer load for 12% uphill gradient - 1800 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTesla-
ModelL13-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Voltage370 V330 V
Power188 kW
252.1 hp
255.6 ps
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual
Additional informationA permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive
Total system output - 300 kW (402 hp)
Total system torque - 760 Nm (564 lb. ft.)
5 levels of recuperation

Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerTesla-
Motor typeAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronous
LocationFrontFront
Power147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual
Additional features3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive
-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed144.8 mph
233.0 km/h
111.8 mph
180.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.40 s5.10 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph4.20 s4.90 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 415.1 mi / 668.0 km
EPA: 352.9 mi / 568.0 km
WLTP: 360.4 mi / 580.0 km
NEDC: 276.5 mi / 445.0 km
EPA: 220.0 mi / 354.0 km
WLTP: 248.5 mi / 400.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 127 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 134 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 141 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 19.7 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 23.4 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
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.05-

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9-

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
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Double wishbone
MacPherson strut
Independent
Shock absorbers
Air springs
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Air springs
Independent
Multi-link
Shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

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

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40
-

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres235/45R18
235/40R19
235/55R19 105
235/50R20

Battery

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

ManufacturerTesla and Panasonic, LG ChemLG Chem and Deutsche ACCUMOTIVE
ModelNCR21700A-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity79.5 kWh80 kWh
Number of cells4416384
Number of modules-6
Voltage360 V405 V
Energy density260 Wh/kg-
Weight1053.81 lb
478 kg
1437.41 lb
652 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
-
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
-
Additional informationThe battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity around 75 kWh.
2 modules with 48 cells each and 4 modules with 72 cells each
Nominal capacity - 230 Ah
Heat pump function and two electric PTC heater boosters

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
Wallbox, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging, 110 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

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

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeSupercharger, 0:33
SAE J1772 Adapter, 4:12-13:59
Wall Connector, 7:00
NEMA 14-50, 8:23
NEMA 5-15, 55:55
DC fast charging, 0:35-0:44
Wallbox, 9:44-10:49

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAir-filter (S)
Automatic keyless entry (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)
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)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Internet browser (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Premium audio - 14 speakers, 1 subwoofer, 2 amps and immersive sound (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (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 front and rear heated 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)
Leatherette 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)
AMG Line Exterior (O)
Double cup holder in the center console (S)
DYNAMIC SELECT Exterior (S)
Lapse of dark squares behind (O)
Active Blind Spot Assist (O)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC with Control Assistant (S)
Active Lane Keeping Assist (O)
Active Parking Assist with PARKTRONIC (S)
Active Speed Limit Assist (S)
Airbags for the driver and front passenger for a frontal collision (S)
Combined thorax/pelvis side impact airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Curtain airbags in the roof area between the A, B and C-pillars (S)
Deactivation of the airbag on the front passenger side (S)
Distronic Plus with steering assistant (S)
Electronically adjsutable front seats with memory (S)
Evasive Steering Assist (S)
ISOFIX child seat anchorage points on the outer rear seats (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
PRE-SAFE (S)
PRE-SAFE PLUS (O)
Pyrotechnical belt tensioners and force limiters (S)
Rear view camera (S)
Three-point seat belts on four seats (S)
Tire pressure monitor (S)
Traffic Sign Assist (S)
10.25-inch instrument cluster (S)
10.25-inch MBUX infotainment display (S)
12v outlet in the luggage compartment (S)
Advanced Soundsystem (S)
Burmester Surround-Sound system (O)
Digital radio (DAB) (S)
Hands-free Access (S)
KEYLESS-GO package (S)
MBUX multimedia system (S)
Preparation for Navigation Services (S)
Standard smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
2 x USB ports in the rear (S)
2-zone THERMATIC automatic air conditioning (S)
Automatic pre-entry climate control (S)
Heat pump function and electric heater boosters (S)
4-way lumbar support front seats (S)
40/20/40-split rear seats (S)
Heated driver and front passenger seats (S)
Electronically adjustable steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Electric tailgate (S)
Heat and sound insulating glass for front side windows (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Heated window washer system (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Automatic glare-free side and interior mirrors (S)
Electrically foldable side mirrors (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
64-color ambient LED lighting (O)
Adaptive High Beam Assistant Plus (S)
LED Intelligent Light System headlamps (S)
LED strip rear lights (S)
Artificial leather ARTICO (S)
Roof cover in black fabric (S)
Velour floor mats (S)
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