Comparison between:
- 2020 Audi e-tron Sportback 50 quattro
- 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC
- 2021 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 Audi e-tron Sportback 50 quattro2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
2020 Audi e-tron Sportback 50 quattro2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
Model alias-N293-
Trim-400 4MATICPerformance AWD
Model year202020202021
MarketEuropeNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, China
PriceEUR 71,350 (EU, Nov 2019)USD 67,900 (USA, Nov 2019)
GBP 65,640 (UK, Jul 2019)
USD 54,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 58,490 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 419,800 (CN, Nov 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleCoupeSport 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
Mythos Black Metallic
Siam Beige Metallic
Typhoon Grey
Manhattan Grey Metallic
Navarra Blue Metallic
Black
Polar White
Brilliant Blue
Cavansite Blue
Graphite Grey
High-tech Silver
Mojave Silver
Obsidian Black
Selenite Grey
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 beige
Black
Black and White
Number of doors544
Number of seats555
Length193.0 in
4901 mm
187.4 in
4761 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width76.2 in
1935 mm
74.2 in
1884 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors86.2 in
2189 mm
82.5 in
2096 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors--76.1 in
1933 mm
Height63.7 in
1618 mm
63.9 in
1623 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase115.3 in
2928 mm
113.1 in
2873 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track65.2 in
1655 mm
-62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track65.2 in
1655 mm
-62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance--5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom41.2 in
1047 mm
-40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom38.4 in
976 mm
-37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room58.6 in
1489 mm
-56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room57.2 in
1454 mm
-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 volume615.0 l
21.72 ft3
0.61 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1655.0 l
58.45 ft3
1.66 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 weight5224.96 lb
2370 kg
5500.53 lb
2495 kg
4100.6 lb
1860 kg
Payload1477.1 lb
670 kg
981.06 lb
445 kg
972.24 lb
441 kg
GVWR6702.05 lb
3040 kg
6481.59 lb
2940 kg
5072.84 lb
2301 kg
Drag coefficient0.25 Cd-0.23 Cd
Additional informationCurb weight with driver - 2445 kg
Front / rear axle load limit in kg (lb) - 1510 (3329.0) / 1690 (3725.8)
Trailer load limit on 8% / 12% gradient
braked / unbraked in kg (lb) - 1800 (3968.3) / 1800 (3968.3) / 750 (1653.5)
Roof load limit / permissible nose weight in kg (lb) - 75 (165.3) / 80 (176.4)
Perm. trailer load for 12% uphill gradient - 1800 kg-

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer--Tesla
Model--L13
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRear
Voltage--370 V
Power130 kW
174.3 hp
176.8 ps
-211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Torque310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual
-
Additional informationCoaxial asynchronous rear motorTotal system output - 300 kW (402 hp)
Total system torque - 760 Nm (564 lb. ft.)
5 levels of recuperation
A 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 typeAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronous
LocationFrontFrontFront
Power100 kW
134.1 hp
136.0 ps
-147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
Torque230 Nm
23.5 kgm
169.6 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Comfort
Sport
Max Range
Individual
-
Additional featuresAxially parallel asynchronous motor-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 speed118.1 mph
190.0 km/h
111.8 mph
180.0 km/h
162.2 mph
261.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h6.80 s5.10 s3.30 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-4.90 s3.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 215.6 mi / 347.0 kmNEDC: 276.5 mi / 445.0 km
EPA: 220.0 mi / 354.0 km
WLTP: 248.5 mi / 400.0 km
NEDC: 372.8 mi / 600.0 km
EPA: 315.0 mi / 507.0 km
WLTP: 352.3 mi / 567.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 21.4 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 21.6 kWh/100 km
NEDC, CMB: 19.7 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 107 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 118 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 pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
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 gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio9.205-9
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)
-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)
Air springs
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discs-Ventilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discs-Ventilated discs
Additional informationNew type of wheel brake for MY2020-Rotor 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.

Rims8.5Jx19-9Jx20 ET34

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/55R19 111H235/50R20-

Battery

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

Manufacturer-LG Chem and Deutsche ACCUMOTIVETesla and Panasonic, LG Chem
Model--NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity71 kWh80 kWh79.5 kWh
Number of cells3243844416
Number of modules276-
Voltage396 V405 V360 V
Energy density--260 Wh/kg
Weight1278.68 lb
580 kg
1437.41 lb
652 kg
1053.81 lb
478 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
Cooling-Water-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature---30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature--60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationUsable capacity - 64.7 kWh
Battery capacity in A / Ah - 380 / 68
Indirect cooling system of aluminium sections separate from cell space
Powerful thermal management system with four circuits and heat pump with improved power efficiency
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
The 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 typeCEE 7/4 (plug type E/F), 3.84 kW
3-phase CEE cable, 6.4 kW
Mode 3 charging cable, 11 kW
DC charger, 120 kW
Wallbox, 7.4 kW
DC fast charging, 110 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, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kWOnboard 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 timeDC charger, 0:29-0:36
Mode 3 charging cable, 6:27
3-phase CEE cable, 11:06
CEE 7/4 (plug type E/F), 18:29
DC fast charging, 0:35-0:44
Wallbox, 9:44-10:49
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 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 (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)
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)
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 (S)
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)
Boot lighting right and left (S)
Heated side mirrors with integrated LED turning lights (S)
Virtual side mirrors (O)
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 healights (S)
LED high beam lights with lens (S)
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)
Available AMG Line (O)
Active Blind Spot Assist (O)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC with Route-Based Speed Adaptation (O)
Active Lane Keeping Assist (O)
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)
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)
Speed Limit Assist (S)
Three-point seat belts on four seats (S)
10.25-inch instrument cluster (S)
10.25-inch MBUX infotainment display (S)
Burmester Surround-Sound system (O)
Standard smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
Automatic pre-entry climate control (S)
Heat pump function and electric heater boosters (S)
40/20/40-split rear seats (S)
Heated driver and front passenger seats (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Power liftgate (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
64-color ambient LED lighting (O)
LED Intelligent Light System headlamps (S)
LED strip rear lights (S)
High-grade fabric (S)
Leather with aluminium, carbon fiber or wood trim (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)
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)
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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