Comparison between:
- 2022 Tesla Model S Plaid Tri Motor AWD
- 2022 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2022 Tesla Model S Plaid Tri Motor AWD2022 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro
2022 Tesla Model S Plaid Tri Motor AWD2022 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro
TrimPlaid Tri Motor AWD-
Model year20222022
MarketNorth AmericaGlobal
PriceUSD 139,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 139,990 (DE, Nov 2020)
EUR 96,050 (DE, Feb 2022)

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
Floret Siver
Mythos Black
Typhoon Grey
Chronos Silver
Galaxy Blue
Glacier White
Manhattan Grey
Plasma Blue
Daytona Gray
Navarra Blue
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Cream
Black
Okapi Brown
Pearl Beige
Flint Gray
Monaco Gray
Number of doors45
Number of seats55
Length196.0 in
4978 mm
193.0 in
4902 mm
Width77.3 in
1963 mm
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Width with mirrors86.2 in
2189 mm
80.4 in
2043 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.3 in
1963 mm
77.8 in
1976 mm
Height56.5 in
1435 mm
63.6 in
1615 mm
Wheelbase116.5 in
2960 mm
115.3 in
2928 mm
Front track65.4 in
1661 mm
66.3 in
1683 mm
Rear track66.9 in
1699 mm
66.3 in
1683 mm
Clearance5.3 in
135 mm
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Minimum clearance4.6 in
117 mm
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Maximum clearance6.3 in
160 mm
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Front headroom38.8 in
986 mm
41.2 in
1047 mm
Rear headroom35.3 in
897 mm
38.4 in
976 mm
Front shoulder room57.7 in
1466 mm
58.6 in
1489 mm
Rear shoulder room55.0 in
1397 mm
57.2 in
1454 mm
Front hip room55.0 in
1397 mm
60.9 in
1547 mm
Rear hip room54.7 in
1389 mm
60.0 in
1524 mm
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
615.0 l
21.72 ft3
0.61 m3
Maximum trunk volume1645.2 l
58.10 ft3
1.65 m3
1665.0 l
58.80 ft3
1.67 m3
Secondary trunk volume59.5 l
2.10 ft3
0.06 m3
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Curb weight4940.56 lb
2241 kg
5941.46 lb
2695 kg
Payload1056.01 lb
479 kg
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GVWR5996.57 lb
2720 kg
7154 lb
3245 kg
Drag coefficient0.24 Cd0.27 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
Front overhang - 928 mm
Rear overhang - 1046 mm
Curb weight with driver - 2770 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTesla-
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronous
Location of the motor-Rear
Voltage320 V-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional informationTri-motor configuration with 820 kW / 1100 hpCoaxial asynchronous rear motor
Total system power - 370 kW
Total system torque - 973 Nm

Second electric motor

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

Motor type-AC induction/asynchronous
Location-Front
Voltage320 V-
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional features-Axially parallel asynchronous motor

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed198.8 mph
320.0 km/h
130.5 mph
210.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h2.20 s4.50 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph2.00 s-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeReal range: 522.0 mi / 840.0 kmWLTP: 231.2 mi / 372.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-NEDC, CMB: 25.1 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 26.2 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 ratio-9.205
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.-9.205
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 sport
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 sport

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
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
10Jx20
10.5Jx22
10.5Jx21

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres245/35R21
245/45R19 98V
245/35R21 96Y
265/35R21
285/35R22
285/40R21
285/45R20

Battery

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

ManufacturerPanasonic-
Model4680-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity-95 kWh
Number of cells-432
Number of modules-36
Voltage-396 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
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Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
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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
DC 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
DC 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, premium audio system (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Streaming audio (S)
Wi-Fi ready (S)
Wireless connectivity (capability) (O)
Wireless phone charger (S)
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 tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Washer nozzle heaters (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)
Aluminum matt brushed dark decorative inserts (S)
Aluminum roof rails (O)
Black roof rails (O)
Detachable towing hitch (O)
e-tron Compact charging cable (S)
Luggage cover (S)
Matt black control buttons (S)
Model designation and performance/technology lettering (S)
Non-smokers package (S)
Removable boot partition net (S)
Roof frame and window channel strips in anodised aluminum (S)
S model bumper in full paint (S)
S model bumper in in contrasting paint (O)
Smokers package (O)
Storage and luggage room package (O)
Adaptive Cruise Control with speed limiter (S)
Anti-theft alarm system (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)
Central driver assistance controller (zFAS) (S)
Cross intersection assistance (O)
Driver and front passenger airbags with front passenger airbag deactivation (S)
Efficiency assistance (O)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
Emergency assistance (O)
Exit warning (O)
First aid kit (S)
ISOFIX on rear seats and on the front passenger's seat (S)
Lane change warning (O)
Night vision assistant (O)
Obstacle avoidance assistance (O)
Parking aid plus with environment display (S)
Parking assistance (O)
Rear cross traffic assistance (O)
Rear side airbags (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)
Tri-spoke leather steering wheel with multifunction and shift paddles (O)
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 Plus (S)
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 with MMI touch response (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)
4-way lumbar support for the front seats (S)
Comfort center armrest front (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats with memory (O)
Folding down rear seats (S)
Headrests on front seats (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Manually adjustable front seats (S)
Sports front seats (S)
Sports Plus front seats (O)
Ventilated front seats (O)
Ventilated front seats with massage function (O)
Tri-spoke leather steering wheel with multifunction and shift paddles (S)
Acoustic glazing for door and side windows (O)
Adaptive heated windscreen wiper with integrated washing nozzles (O)
Door sills with aluminum inserts at the front and rear, illuminated, with S lettering on the front (S)
Extendable sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (O)
Green tinted heat insulating glass (S)
Heated rear window with timer (S)
Manual sun shades on rear windows (O)
Panoramic glass roof (O)
Power tailgate (S)
Privacy glass (O)
Servo closing for the doors (O)
Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Windscreen with heat insulation and acoustic glazing (S)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror, frameless (S)
Automatically foldable and dimmable side mirrors (O)
Body-color painted housings of side mirrors (S)
Electrically adjustable and heated side mirrors with memory (S)
Housings of side mirrors painted in aluminium (S)
Virtual side mirrors (O)
Ambient light package (O)
Ambient light package plus (O)
Ambient lights (S)
Boot lighting right and left (S)
Digital Matrix LED headlights and LED taillights (O)
e-tron logo LED projection upon opening the doors (O)
Footwell lighting front and rear (S)
Glovebox lights (S)
Headlights cleaning system (S)
LED headlights and LED taillights (S)
Matrix LED headlights and LED taillights (O)
Reading lights front and rear (S)
Headliner in black fabric (S)
Leather (O)
Microfibre Dinamica 3 frequency/leather combination with S embossing (S)
Valcona leather with S embossing (O)
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