Comparison between:
- 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S
- 2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Porsche Taycan 4S2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)
2020 Porsche Taycan 4S2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)
Model alias4S 79 kWhModel S Performance Switched Reluctance
Trim4SPerformance (SR)
Model year20202020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, China, Australia
PriceUSD 106,410 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 83,367 (UK, Oct 2019)
USD 94,990 (USA, May 2020)
GBP 91,800 (UK, Jul 2019)
EUR 102,700 (DE, Jul 2019)
AUD 174,665 (AU, Jul 2019)
CNY 893,900 (China, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanSedan
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Aluminium
high-strength boron steel
Exterior colorsWhite
Black
Frozen Blue Metallic
Carrara White Metallic
Jet Black Metallic
Volcano Grey Metallic
Dolomite Silver Metallic
Gentian Blue Metallic
Mamba Green Metallic
Carmine Red
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Deep Blue Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Interior colorsBlack
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Black
Black and White
Cream
Number of doors44
Number of seats45
Length195.4 in
4963 mm
196.0 in
4978 mm
Width-77.3 in
1963 mm
Width with mirrors84.4 in
2144 mm
86.2 in
2189 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.4 in
1966 mm
77.3 in
1963 mm
Height54.3 in
1379 mm
56.5 in
1435 mm
Wheelbase114.2 in
2900 mm
116.5 in
2960 mm
Front track67.3 in
1709 mm
65.4 in
1661 mm
Rear track66.7 in
1694 mm
66.9 in
1699 mm
Clearance-5.3 in
135 mm
Minimum clearance-4.6 in
117 mm
Maximum clearance-6.3 in
160 mm
Front headroom-38.8 in
986 mm
Rear headroom-35.3 in
897 mm
Front shoulder room-57.7 in
1466 mm
Rear shoulder room-55.0 in
1397 mm
Front hip room-55.0 in
1397 mm
Rear hip room-54.7 in
1389 mm
Front legroom-42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom-35.4 in
899 mm
Trunk volume407.0 l
14.37 ft3
0.41 m3
744.7 l
26.30 ft3
0.74 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1645.2 l
58.10 ft3
1.65 m3
Secondary trunk volume81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
59.5 l
2.10 ft3
0.06 m3
Curb weight4717.89 lb
2140 kg
4940.56 lb
2241 kg
Payload1631.42 lb
740 kg
1056.01 lb
479 kg
GVWR6349.31 lb
2880 kg
5996.57 lb
2720 kg
Drag coefficient0.22 Cd0.24 Cd
Additional informationMaximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.513 m²
Approach/departure angles - 11.2 / 14.3 degrees
Overhang 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

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerPorscheTesla
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Voltage-320 V
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
375 kW
502.9 hp
509.9 ps
Maximum power RPM-5900 rpm
Torque300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
650 Nm
66.3 kgm
479.4 ft-lb
Regenerative braking-Yes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Ludicrous
Additional information-3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled with variable frequency drive

Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerPorscheTesla
Model-L13
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronousSwitched reluctance
LocationRearFront
Voltage-320 V
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
193 kW
258.8 hp
262.4 ps
Maximum power RPM-6100 rpm
Torque300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
330 Nm
33.7 kgm
243.4 ft-lb
Regenerative braking-Yes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
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Additional featuresOverboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 390 kW
Overboost total maximum torque with Launch Control - 640 Nm
A specific switched reluctance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.
Liquid cooled with variable frequency drive

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.10 s2.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph3.80 s2.40 s
Additional informationAcceleration 0-99 mph (0-160 km/h) with Launch Control - 6.9 s
Acceleration 0-124 mph (0-200 km/h) with Launch Control - 10.6 s
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Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 252.9 mi / 407.0 km
WLTP: 290.0 mi / 466.7 km
NEDC: 416.9 mi / 671.0 km
EPA: 326.0 mi / 524.6 km
EPA: 348.0 mi / 560.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 24.6 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 22.1 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 25.7 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 32 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 35 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 96 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 97 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 98 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 104 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 104 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 104 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 circle11.2 m
36.75 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.05
Additional informationAlso available with rear-axle steering (RAS) with power steering plus
Steering ratio - 15.5:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Steering ratio (RAS) - 14.2:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Turning circle (RAS) - 10.4 m
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Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmission-Automatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio-9.734
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.-9.325
Additional informationFront-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed dog-ring automatic transmission
Electric all-wheel drive with adjustable momentum distribution
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Suspension

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

Front suspensionAdaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Optional air suspension with fully-adaptive damping
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionAdaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs
Independent
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

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationRed callipers
Front brakes diameter - 360 mm
Front brakes thickness - 36 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 358 mm
Rear brakes thickness - 28 mm
Grey cast iron rotors internally vented
6-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the front
4-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the rear
Front 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

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx19 ET50
10Jx19 ET47
8Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
8.5Jx21 ET40
9Jx21 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/55R19 103Y
275/45R19 108Y
245/35R21
245/45R19 98V
245/35R21 96Y
265/35R21

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemPanasonic
Model-NCR18650A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity79.2 kWh100 kWh
Number of cells3368256
Number of modules2816
Voltage800 V400 V
Weight1221.36 lb
554 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationUsable capacity - 71 kWh-

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 225 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
Ssupercharger, 200 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, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 11 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 timeDC charging at 225 kW, 0:17-0:21
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:16-1:35
AC charging at 11 kW, 7:12
Supercharger 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

Additional features

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

Additional featuresStorage package (O)
3-point automatic seat belts with pre-tentioners (S)
Active bonnet system (S)
Auto hold function (S)
Brake pad wear indicator (S)
Collision and brake assist (S)
Cruise control including adaptive speed limiter (O)
Curtain airbags along entire roof frame and side windows from A-pillar to C-pillar (S)
Doors with integrated side impact protection (S)
Driver personalisation (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Full-size airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
HoneLink (Garage Door Opener) (O)
Immobiliser with remote central locking, alarm system with radar-based interior surveillance (S)
Integrated Porsche 4D chassis control (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Keyless start (S)
Knee airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Keeping Assist including Traffic Sign Recognition (O)
Manual adjustment of seat belt height for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Multi-collision brake (S)
Night View Assist (O)
ParkAssist (front and rear) with visual and audible warning (O)
Porsche Intelligent Range Manager (S)
Porsche Recuperation Management (PRM) (S)
Porsche Stability Management (PSM) vehicle stability system with ABS (S)
Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus) (S)
Porsche Traction Management (PTM) (S)
Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (S)
Range Mode for the activation of efficiency-orientated settings (S)
Roll-over detection for activation of curtain airbags and seat belt pre-tensioners (S)
Seat belt warning system for all seats (S)
Side airbags in front (S)
Side airbags in rear compartment (O)
Sport Mode for the activation of dynamic performance settings including Launch Control (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring (TPM) (S)
10.9-inch curved display (S)
Centre Console with Direct Touch Control (S)
Digital radio (S)
Passenger display (O)
Porsche Communication Management for navigation, voice control, audio (S)
Porsche Connect with Apple CarPlay (S)
14 x speakers with BOSE Surround Sound System and 710 Watts output (O)
21 x speakers with Burmester 3D High-End Surround Sound System (O)
2 x USB-C charge ports and 12V electric socket in the rear (S)
2 x USB-C connectivity and charge ports and a 12V electric socket in the centre console (S)
Active carbon fine dust filter (S)
Advanced climate control (2-zone) (S)
Advanced climate control (4-zone) (O)
Ioniser (O)
Parking Pre-climatisation including pre-conditioning of the battery (S)
Thermally insulated glass all round (S)
Heat pump (S)
180way ekectric Adaptive Sports Seats with memory package (O)
60:40 rear bench split (S)
8-way electric seats (front) (S)
Comfort front seats (14-way electric) with memory package (O)
Integrated front headrests (S)
Rear seats with 2 seats in single-seat look (S)
Seat heating (front and rear) (O)
Seat heating (front) (O)
Seat massage function (front seats, with ventilation) (O)
Seat ventilation (front) (O)
Two integrated cupholders, front and rear (S)
Heated stearing wheel (O)
Auto-deploying door habdles (S)
Heated rear screen with auto-off function (S)
Panoramic roof, fixed glass (O)
Privacy glass (O)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger (S)
Thermally and noise insulated glass (O)
Windscreen wiper system including rain sensor and washer jets (S)
Automatically dimming interior and exterior mirrors (O)
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors, aspherical on driver's side (S)
4-point LED daytime running lights (S)
Automatic headlight activation including 'Welcome Home' lighting (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors for driver and front passenger (S)
LED interior lighting concept (O)
LED Matrix headlights (O)
Light strip (S)
Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS Plus) (S)
Third brake light (S)
Smooth finish leather (S)
2 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, custom audio system (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Streaming audio (S)
Wi-Fi ready (S)
Wireless connectivity (capability) (O)
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 glass roof (O)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-Tesla announced a change in the electric motors configuration of the Model S as of April 2019.
 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)