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- 2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé
- 2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
Trim-Performance AWD
Model year20202020
MarketEuropeNorth America, Europe, China, Australia
PriceGBP 21,195 (UK, Oct 2019)USD 54,990 (USA, May 2020)
GBP 52,000 (UK, Nov 2019)
EUR 56,390 (DE, Nov 2019)
AUD 106,415 (AU, Nov 2019)
CNY 522,000 (China, Nov 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackSedan
MaterialsHigh-strength steelMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsWhite
Black
Carmine Red
Gold Beige
Lime Green
Cool Silver
Lava Orange
Midnight Blue
Moon White
Titania Grey
Graphite Grey
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Silver Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Black/Blue
Black/Grey
Black
Black and White
Number of doors24
Number of seats25
Length106.1 in
2695 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width65.5 in
1663 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors74.5 in
1893 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
Height61.2 in
1555 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase73.7 in
1873 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track57.8 in
1469 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track56.3 in
1430 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance4.4 in
113 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom-40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom-37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room-56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room-54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room-53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room-52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom-42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom-35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Trunk volume260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume350.0 l
12.36 ft3
0.35 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight2392.02 lb
1085 kg
4100.6 lb
1860 kg
Payload496.04 lb
225 kg
972.24 lb
441 kg
GVWR2888.06 lb
1310 kg
5072.84 lb
2301 kg
Drag coefficient-0.23 Cd

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla
Model-L13
Electric motor type-Permanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Voltage-370 V
Power60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Torque160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional informationRadar-based recuperationA permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive

Second electric motor

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

Manufacturer-Tesla
Motor type-AC induction/asynchronous
Location-Front
Power-147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
Regenerative braking-Yes
Additional features-3-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 speed80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
162.2 mph
261.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.50 s3.40 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-3.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 98.8 mi / 159.0 km
Real range: 69.0 mi / 111.0 km
NEDC: 348.0 mi / 560.0 km
EPA: 299.0 mi / 481.2 km
EPA: 304.0 mi / 489.2 km
EPA: 322.0 mi / 518.2 km
WLTP: 329.3 mi / 530.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 17.6 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 27 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 29 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 107 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 112 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 116 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 118 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 120 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 124 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 128 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 129 MPGe

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 circle6.95 m
22.80 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
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
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 suspensionSemi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
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 brakesDrumsVentilated discs
Additional information-Rotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 16 / 16.33 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-8.5Jx20 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres165/65R15
185/60R15
235/35R20

Battery

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

ManufacturerDeutsche AccumotiveTesla and Panasonic
Model-NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity17.6 kWh79.5 kWh
Number of cells964416
Number of modules34
Voltage-360 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg
Weight-1053.81 lb
478 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-40 °C
-40 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature50 °C
122 °F
60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationBeattery heaterThe 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.

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 4.6 kW
Wallbox, 22 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, 4.6 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 timeWallbox 22 kW, 0:48
Wallbox 4.6 kW, 3:50
Supercharger, 0:33
SAE J1772 Adapter, 4:12-13:59
Wall Connector, 7:00
NEMA 14-50, 8:23
NEMA 5-15, 55:55

Additional features

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

Additional featuresCentre console with drawer and double cup holder at front (S)
Gearshift lever knob in leather (chrome) (S)
Lockable glove compartment (S)
Storage compartment in doors, front (S)
Storage compartment in tailgate (S)
3-spoke, multi-function steering wheel in leather (S)
Acoustic presence indicator at speeds below 17 mph (S)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Anti-lock Braking System with electronic brake force distribution (S)
Breakdown kit with air compressor and sealant (S)
Central locking with radio remote control, visual locking-verification signal (S)
Crash sensor for activation of hazard warning lights (S)
Crosswind Assist (S)
Cruise control with limiter (S)
Electronic Stability Programme (S)
Front airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
Lane Keeping Assist with acoustic and visual warning (S)
Seat belt reminder warning (S)
Three-point seat belts with belt tensioners and belt force limiters (S)
Tridion safety cell (S)
Two pelvis/thorax bags in the backrests of the seats (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring system (S)
Window airbags (S)
12 volt socket with cover (S)
7-inch multi-touch infotainment display (O)
Dashboard Instrument panel (S)
Digital Radio (S)
Instrument cluster with a 3.5-inch TFT colour display (S)
MirrorLink (O)
smart Media-System (O)
Exterior temperature indicator with frost warning (S)
Pre-entry climate control (S)
Front passenger seat with through-loading function (fully folding backrest) (S)
Heated seats (O)
Heated multi-function steering wheel (O)
Height-adjustable steering column (O)
Comfort windscreen wipers with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/wash function (S)
Driver's door mirrors electrically adjustable and heated (S)
Electric windows with convenience feature and obstruction sensor (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Painted door handles (body colour) (S)
Rear window wiper with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/washfunction (S)
Solid roof with fabric lining in black (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger with vanity mirrors (S)
H4 halogen headlamps with integrated LED daytime driving lights (S)
Headlamp range adjustment, manual (S)
Reading light for driver and front passenger (S)
Third brake light featuring LED technology (S)
Fabric (S)
Leather (O)
Air-filter (S)
Aluminium pedals (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Carbon fiber spoiler (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Lowered suspension (S)
Performance Brakes (S)
Track Mode (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)
Bluetooth (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)
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)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (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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