Comparison between:
- 2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
- 2022 BMW i4 M50
- 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD2022 BMW i4 M502020 Porsche Taycan 4S
2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD2022 BMW i4 M502020 Porsche Taycan 4S
Model alias-i4 M504S 79 kWh
TrimPerformance AWD-4S
Model year202120222020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 59,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 65,620 (DE, Nov 2020)
USD 65,900 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 63,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
USD 106,410 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 83,367 (UK, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)CoupeSedan
MaterialsMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsDeep Blue Metallic
Midnight Silver Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Solid Black
Alpine White
Sunset Orange Metallic
Mineral White Metallic
Black Sapphire Metallic
Skyscraper Gray Metallic
Sanremo Green Metallic
M Portimao Blue Metallic
Dravit Gray Metallic
Tanzanite Blue Metallic
M Brooklyn Gray Metallic
Aventurine Red Meta
White
Black
Frozen Blue Metallic
Carrara White Metallic
Jet Black Metallic
Volcano Grey Metallic
Dolomite Silver Metallic
Gentian Blue Metallic
Mamba Green Metallic
Carmine Red
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Black
Tacora Red
Oyster
Black
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Number of doors454
Number of seats5 / 754
Length187.0 in
4751 mm
188.3 in
4783 mm
195.4 in
4963 mm
Width75.6 in
1921 mm
72.9 in
1852 mm
-
Width with mirrors83.8 in
2129 mm
-84.4 in
2144 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.9 in
1978 mm
-77.4 in
1966 mm
Height63.9 in
1624 mm
57.0 in
1448 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
Wheelbase113.8 in
2890 mm
112.4 in
2856 mm
114.2 in
2900 mm
Front track33.3 in
847 mm
62.6 in
1589 mm
67.3 in
1709 mm
Rear track38.8 in
986 mm
63.2 in
1606 mm
66.7 in
1694 mm
Clearance6.6 in
167 mm
4.9 in
125 mm
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Front headroom41.0 in
1041 mm
--
Rear headroom39.4 in
1001 mm
--
Front shoulder room56.4 in
1432 mm
--
Rear shoulder room54.1 in
1373 mm
--
Front hip room53.8 in
1367 mm
--
Rear hip room50.6 in
1286 mm
--
Front legroom41.9 in
1063 mm
--
Rear legroom40.5 in
1029 mm
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Trunk volume-470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
407.0 l
14.37 ft3
0.41 m3
Maximum trunk volume1925.5 l
68.00 ft3
1.93 m3
1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
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Secondary trunk volume--81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight4415.86 lb
2003 kg
5048.59 lb
2290 kg
4717.89 lb
2140 kg
Payload886.26 lb
402 kg
-1631.42 lb
740 kg
GVWR5302.12 lb
2405 kg
-6349.31 lb
2880 kg
Drag coefficient0.23 Cd0.25 Cd0.22 Cd
Additional information-Weight distribution front / rear - 48.1 / 51.9 %
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1270 / 1550 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 1600 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 75 kg
Maximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.513 m²
Approach/departure angles - 11.2 / 14.3 degrees

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-BMWPorsche
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearFront
Power-230 kW
308.4 hp
312.7 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM-8000 - 17000 rpm-
Torque--300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes-
Driving modes--Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional informationLiquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
Total system power output - 340 kW / 456 hp
Total system torque - 673 Nm / 497 lb-ft
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
System torque - 790 Nm (586 lb-ft)
-

Second electric motor

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

Manufacturer-BMWPorsche
Motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationFrontFrontRear
Power-190 kW
254.8 hp
258.3 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Maximum power RPM-8000 - 17000 rpm-
Torque--300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes-
Driving modes--Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional featuresLiquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technologyOverboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 390 kW
Overboost total maximum torque with Launch Control - 640 Nm

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h3.70 s3.90 s4.10 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph3.50 s-3.80 s
Additional information--Acceleration 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

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 303.0 mi / 487.6 km
WLTP: 298.3 mi / 480.0 km
WLTP: 316.9 mi / 510.0 kmWLTP: 252.9 mi / 407.0 km
WLTP: 290.0 mi / 466.7 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 106 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 111 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 115 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 24 kWh/100 kmNEDC, CMB: 24.6 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 22.1 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 25.7 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+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 circle12.1 m
39.70 ft
12.5 m
41.01 ft
11.2 m
36.75 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2--
Additional information-Variable sport steering with Servotronic
Steering ratio - 14.1:1
Also 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

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)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9.1--
Additional information--Front-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed dog-ring automatic transmission
Electric all-wheel drive with adjustable momentum distribution

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Lower suspension
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Double-joint spring strut axle
Hydraulically damped torque strut bearing
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Rear suspensionIndependent
Lower suspension
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationPerformance brakes
Rotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Fotor thickness front / rear - 27 / 22 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Red 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

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims9.5Jx21 ET40
10.5Jx21 ET48
8.5Jx18
9Jx18
8Jx19 ET50
10Jx19 ET47

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/35R21
275/35R21
245/45R18 100Y
255/45R18 103Y
255/55R19 103Y
275/45R19 108Y

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG Chem-LG Chem
ModelNCM 21700--
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity74 kWh83.9 kWh79.2 kWh
Number of cells4416-336
Number of modules--28
Voltage-398.5 V800 V
Weight-1212.54 lb
550 kg
1221.36 lb
554 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
--35 °C
-31 °F
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
-45 °C
113 °F
Additional informationHeat pumpNet battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells
Usable capacity - 71 kWh

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC Charging, 250 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 225 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 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging time-DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:30
DC charging at 225 kW, 0:17-0:21
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:16-1:35
AC charging at 11 kW, 7:12

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAluminium alloy pedal (S)
Tow hitch (O)
360-degree parking camera (O)
Advanced collision avoidance (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
BLIS with steer assist (S)
Collapsable steering column (S)
Collision avoidance braking and steering (S)
Cross traffic alert (S)
Driver alert (S)
Driver assist (S)
Driver knee airbag (S)
Dual-stage driver airbag (S)
Dual-stage passenger airbag with active ventilation (S)
Energy-absorbin interior (S)
Evasive manoeuvre assist (S)
Far side airbags (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (S)
Forward looking radar (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front seat belts with electrical pre-cash tensioner (S)
Front seat belts with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
Inflatable curtains (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Outer rear seats with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Rear collision warning/mitigation (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Road sign info (S)
Side airbags (S)
Side impact protection (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
Whiplash injury protection (S)
15-inch touch dispaly (S)
2 x amps (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
14 x speakers (S)
1 x subwoofer (S)
12-way power adjustable front and rear seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Three independently folding 2nd row seats (S)
Carbon fiber spoiler (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
Adaptive M suspension (S)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Performance control (S)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber / Sensatec (S)
Storage 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)
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