Comparison between:
- 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD
- 2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor
2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor
Model aliasModel 3 LR-
TrimLong Range AWDLong Range Dual Motor
Model year20182023
MarketNorth AmericaNorth America, Europe, China

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
Steel
Auminium
Exterior colorsSolid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Silver Metallic
Thunder
Space
Midnight
Jupiter
Snow
Magnesium
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Zinc Nappa leather
Jupiter Nappa leather
Black animal welfare wool
Black bio-attributed MicroTech
Number of doors45
Number of seats55
Length184.8 in
4694 mm
192.9 in
4900 mm
Width72.8 in
1849 mm
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Width with mirrors82.2 in
2088 mm
83.5 in
2120 mm
Width with folded mirrors76.1 in
1933 mm
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Height56.8 in
1443 mm
63.5 in
1614 mm
Wheelbase113.2 in
2875 mm
117.5 in
2985 mm
Front track62.2 in
1580 mm
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Rear track62.2 in
1580 mm
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Clearance5.5 in
140 mm
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Minimum clearance-7.9 in
201 mm
Front headroom40.3 in
1024 mm
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Rear headroom37.7 in
958 mm
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Front shoulder room56.3 in
1430 mm
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Rear shoulder room54.0 in
1372 mm
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Front hip room53.4 in
1356 mm
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Rear hip room52.4 in
1331 mm
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Front legroom42.7 in
1085 mm
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Rear legroom35.2 in
894 mm
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Passenger volume2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
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Trunk volume340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
484.0 l
17.09 ft3
0.48 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1411.0 l
49.83 ft3
1.41 m3
Secondary trunk volume84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
32.0 l
1.13 ft3
0.03 m3
Curb weight4071.94 lb
1847 kg
5696.74 lb
2584 kg
Payload921.53 lb
418 kg
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GVWR4993.47 lb
2265 kg
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Drag coefficient0.23 Cd0.29 Cd
Additional information-Height - 1614 mm (Europe)
Height - 1627 mm (other markets)
Ground clearance - 201 mm (Europe)
Ground clearance - 211 mm (other markets)
Towing capacity - 2200 kg
Roof carrying capacity - 100 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTesla-
Electric motor typeSwitched reluctancePermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Voltage320 V-
Power180 kW
241.4 hp
244.7 ps
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Maximum power RPM6000 rpm-
Torque326 Nm
33.2 kgm
240.4 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional informationA specific switched relucatance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.Total system power - 360 kW
Total system torque - 840 Nm
Total system power with Performance Pack - 380 kW
Total system torque with Performance Pack - 910 kW

Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerTesla-
Model3D3-
Motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationFrontFront
Voltage320 V-
Power137 kW
183.7 hp
186.3 ps
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Maximum power RPM6380 rpm-
Torque219 Nm
22.3 kgm
161.5 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional features3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed144.8 mph
233.0 km/h
130.5 mph
210.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.80 s5.00 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph4.50 s-
Additional information-Acceleration 0-100 km/h with Performance pack - 4.7 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 310.0 mi / 498.9 kmEPA: 300.0 mi / 482.8 km
WLTP: 379.0 mi / 610.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, HWY: 112 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 116 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 120 MPGe
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Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA-

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
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)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)
Dual-chamber air suspension with ZF active dampers
Independent
Double wishbone
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Dual-chamber air suspension with ZF active dampers
Independent
Multi-link

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationRotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper
Front - 400 mm drilled with Brembo 4-piston calipers
Rear -390 mm standard single-piston

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40
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Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres235/40R19
235/45R18
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Battery

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

ManufacturerTesla and Panasonic-
ModelNCR21700A-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity77.8 kWh111 kWh
Number of cells4416204
Number of modules417
Voltage360 V400 V
Energy density260 Wh/kg-
Weight1053.81 lb
478 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pipe
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
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Additional informationThe battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Battery code - BT37
Prismatic cells in aluminum case with boron steel reinforcement
Bi-directional charging

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, 250 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 250 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, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 11 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 charging, 0:30
AC charging, 11:00

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 (O)
Engine start button (S)
Metal roof (S)
Rear fold-down arm rest with cup holders (O)
Roof rack (O)
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 emergency braking (S)
Blind spot sensor (S)
Collision warning system
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)
Parallel and perendicular self-parking (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)
Rollover crash sensor (S)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
Speed assist (O)
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)
Docking for two smartphones (O)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Homelink with auto open/close of garage door/gate (S)
Internet connectivity (S)
Maps and Navigation with real-time traffic updates (S)
Rear USB ports (O)
15 x speakers with premium audio (O)
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 heated front seats (O)
60/40 split-folding rear seats (S)
Child seat anchors (S)
Driver seat detection sensor for start-stop functionality (S)
Heated rear seats (O)
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 (O)
UV and infrared blocking safety glass windshield (S)
Auto-dimming mirrors (O)
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror (S)
Power-folding and heated side mirrors (O)
Ambient interior lighting (O)
Auto high-beam headlights (S)
Cargo area light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED fog lamps (O)
LED headlights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Premium seating materials (O)
Automatic folding towbar (O)
360° and rear-view cameras (S)
Acoustic Vehicle Alert System (S)
Active High Beam Assist (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
9 x airbags (S)
Blind Spot Information System (S)
5 x cameras (S)
Cross Traffic Alert with auto brake (S)
Direct assistance with Connect and SOS buttons (S)
2 x driver monitoring sensors (S)
Forward collision avoidance (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Lane Keeping Aid (S)
Occupant Detection System (S)
Park Assist (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Pilot pack with LiDAR (O)
Post-impact braking (S)
Power child safety locks (S)
5 x radars (S)
Rear light warning sequence (S)
Road sign information (S)
Run-off Road Mitigation (S)
SmartZone (S)
Speed limiter (S)
Tyre repair kit (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
12-volt power outlet (S)
14.5-inch Centre display (S)
9-inch Driver's display (S)
Android AUtomotive OS with Google Assistant (S)
Approach zones (S)
Bowers & Wilkinson premium sound with 25 speakers (O)
Head-up display (O)
Polestar Connect (S)
SirusXM radio (S)
USB-C connectors (2 front, 2 rear) (S)
Wireless charging in front armrest (S)
3-zone electronic climate control (S)
Advanced air cleaning with air particulate sensor and CleanZone (S)
Front seats with memory (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated rear seats (O)
Rear head restraints (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Power operated steering wheel (S)
Clear glass rear windows (O)
Foot-operated tailgate (S)
Heated wiper blades (S)
Heated wiper blades (O)
IR and laminated acoustic windscreen (O)
Panoramic glass sunroof (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Retractable door handles with proximity sensing (S)
Soft-close doors (O)
Tinted Rear Windows (S)
Windshield wipers with integrated nozzles (S)
Auto-dimming side mirrors (O)
Frameless rear-view mirror (S)
Frameless, heated, folding, and electrically adjustable side mirrors (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Interior high level illumination (S)
LED front fog lights with cornering function (S)
LED headlights (S)
Megapixel HD LED headlights (O)
Rear light bar (S)
Animal welfare wool (O)
Bio-attributed MicroTech (S)
Perforated Nappa leather (O)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationMCU2
- Intel Atom A3950
- 14 nm
- 1.6 GHz quad-core CPU
- 4GB DDR4
- 64GB eMMC
- 187 GFlops processing power
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