Comparison between:
- 2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S
- 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S Plus
- 2020 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 Porsche Taycan Turbo S2020 Porsche Taycan 4S Plus2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S2020 Porsche Taycan 4S Plus2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
Model alias-J9K
4S 93 kWh
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TrimTurbo S4S PlusPerformance AWD
Model year202020202020
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, China, Australia
PriceUSD 187,610 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 138,826 (UK, Oct 2019)
USD 112,990 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 87,980 (UK, Oct 2019)
USD 54,990 (USA, May 2020)
GBP 52,000 (UK, Nov 2019)
EUR 56,390 (DE, Nov 2019)
AUD 106,415 (AU, Nov 2019)
CNY 522,000 (China, Nov 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanSedanSedan
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
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
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
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Silver Metallic
Interior colorsBlack
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Black
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Black
Black and White
Number of doors444
Number of seats445
Length195.4 in
4963 mm
195.4 in
4963 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width--72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors84.4 in
2144 mm
84.4 in
2144 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors77.4 in
1966 mm
77.4 in
1966 mm
76.1 in
1933 mm
Height54.3 in
1378 mm
54.3 in
1379 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase114.2 in
2900 mm
114.2 in
2900 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track66.5 in
1690 mm
67.3 in
1709 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track65.2 in
1655 mm
66.7 in
1694 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance--5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom--40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom--37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room--56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room--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 volume366.0 l
12.93 ft3
0.37 m3
407.0 l
14.37 ft3
0.41 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Secondary trunk volume81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight5059.61 lb
2295 kg
4894.26 lb
2220 kg
4100.6 lb
1860 kg
Payload1267.66 lb
575 kg
1234.59 lb
560 kg
972.24 lb
441 kg
GVWR6327.27 lb
2870 kg
6349.31 lb
2880 kg
5072.84 lb
2301 kg
Drag coefficient0.25 Cd0.22 Cd0.23 Cd
Additional informationMaximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.583 m²
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
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerPorschePorscheTesla
Model--L13
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousSwitched reluctance
Location of the motorFrontFrontRear
Voltage--370 V
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Torque300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYes-Yes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
-
Additional information--A specific switched relucatance phase-permanent magnet motor with variable frequency drive and liquid cooling.

Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerPorschePorscheTesla
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousAC induction/asynchronous
LocationRearRearFront
Power300 kW
402.3 hp
407.9 ps
200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
Torque-350 Nm
35.7 kgm
258.1 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYes-Yes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
-
Additional featuresOverboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 560 kW / 761 ps
Overboost total maximum torque with Launch Control - 1050 Nm
Overboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 420 kW3-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 speed161.6 mph
260.0 km/h
155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
162.2 mph
261.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h2.80 s4.10 s3.40 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h1.70 s--
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph2.60 s3.80 s3.20 s
Additional informationAcceleration 0-99 mph (0-160 km/h) with Launch Control - 6.3 s
Acceleration 0-124 mph (0-200 km/h) with Launch Control - 9.8 s
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
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Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 256.0 mi / 412.0 km
WLTP: 293.0 mi / 471.5 km
WLTP: 287.1 mi / 462.0 km
WLTP: 325.0 mi / 523.0 km
NEDC: 348.0 mi / 560.0 km
EPA: 299.0 mi / 481.2 km
EPA: 304.0 mi / 489.2 km
EPA: 322.0 mi / 518.2 km
WLTP: 329.3 mi / 530.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 26.9 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 24.5 kWh/100 km
WLTP, HWY: 25.7 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 22.9 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 26.2 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 27 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 29 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 107 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 112 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 116 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 118 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 120 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 124 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 128 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 129 MPGe

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 circle11.2 m
36.75 ft
11.2 m
36.75 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns--2.05
Additional informationRear-axle steering (RAS) with power steering plus
Steering ratio (RAS) - 14.2:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
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
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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)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio--9
Additional informationFront-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed automatic transmission
Electric all-wheel drive with adjustable momentum distribution
Front-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
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionAdaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationCeramic Composite
Yellow callipers
Front brakes diameter - 420 mm
Front brakes thickness - 40 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 410 mm
Rear brakes thickness - 32 mm
Specially-coated PSCB steel brakes
Carbon-ceramic brakes are optional
10-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the front
4-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the rear
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
Rotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 16 / 16.33 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims9.5Jx21 ET60
11.5Jx21 ET66
8Jx19 ET50
10Jx19 ET47
8.5Jx20 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres265/35R21 101Y
305/30R20 104Y
255/55R19 103Y
275/45R19 108Y
235/35R20

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemLG ChemTesla and Panasonic
Model--NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity93.4 kWh93.4 kWh79.5 kWh
Number of cells3963964416
Number of modules33124
Voltage800 V800 V360 V
Energy density--260 Wh/kg
Weight1388.91 lb
630 kg
1433 lb
650 kg
1053.81 lb
478 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
-35 °C
-31 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
45 °C
113 °F
60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationUsable capacity - 83.7 kWh
12 cells per module
Usable capacity - 83.7 kWhThe 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 typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 270 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 270 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, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 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 270 kW, 0:16-0:23
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:24-1:33
AC charging at 11 kW, 8:30-9:00
DC charging at 270 kW, 0:16-0:23
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:24-1:33
AC charging at 11 kW, 8:30-9:00
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 features3-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 (S)
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)
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 (S)
Manual adjustment of seat belt height for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Multi-collision brake (S)
ParkAssist (front and rear) with visual and audible warning (S)
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)
Sport Mode for the activation of dynamic performance settings including Launch Control (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring (TPM) (S)
16.8-inch curved display (S)
Centre Console with Direct Touch Control (S)
Digital radio (S)
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 (S)
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)
Parking Pre-climatisation including pre-conditioning of the battery (S)
Thermally insulated glass all round (S)
Heat pump (S)
60:40 rear bench split (S)
Comfort front seats (14-way electric) with memory package (S)
Integrated front headrests (S)
Rear seats with 2 seats in single-seat look (S)
Seat heating (front and rear) (S)
Two integrated cupholders, front and rear (S)
Multi-function sports steering wheel in leather (S)
Auto-deploying door habdles (S)
Heated rear screen with auto-off function (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger (S)
Windscreen wiper system including rain sensor and washer jets (S)
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)
Automatically dimming interior and exterior mirrors (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors for driver and front passenger (S)
LED interior lighting concept (S)
LED Matrix headlights (S)
Light strip (S)
Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS Plus) (S)
Third brake light (S)
Smooth finish leather (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)
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)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (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
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)
Bluetooth (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)
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)
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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