Comparison between:
- 2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
- 2022 BMW i4 eDrive40
- 2022 BMW i4 M50

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD2022 BMW i4 eDrive402022 BMW i4 M50
2021 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD2022 BMW i4 eDrive402022 BMW i4 M50
Model alias--i4 eDrive 40i4 M50
TrimLong Range AWDPerformance AWD--
Model year2021202120222022
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, ChinaNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 49,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 58,620 (DE, Nov 2020)
USD 54,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 58,490 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 419,800 (CN, Nov 2020)
USD 55,400 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 51,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
USD 65,900 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 63,905 (UK, Jun 2021)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)SedanCoupeCoupe
MaterialsMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Mild 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
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
-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
Interior colorsBlack
Black and White
Black
Black and White
-Black
Tacora Red
Oyster
Number of doors4455
Number of seats5 / 7555
Length187.0 in
4751 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
188.3 in
4783 mm
188.3 in
4783 mm
Width75.6 in
1921 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
72.9 in
1852 mm
72.9 in
1852 mm
Width with mirrors83.8 in
2129 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
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Width with folded mirrors77.9 in
1978 mm
76.1 in
1933 mm
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Height63.9 in
1624 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
57.0 in
1448 mm
57.0 in
1448 mm
Wheelbase113.8 in
2890 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
112.4 in
2856 mm
112.4 in
2856 mm
Front track33.3 in
847 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
63.0 in
1601 mm
62.6 in
1589 mm
Rear track38.8 in
986 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
64.2 in
1630 mm
63.2 in
1606 mm
Clearance6.6 in
167 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
4.9 in
125 mm
4.9 in
125 mm
Front headroom41.0 in
1041 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
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Rear headroom39.4 in
1001 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
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Front shoulder room56.4 in
1432 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
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Rear shoulder room54.1 in
1373 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
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Front hip room53.8 in
1367 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
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Rear hip room50.6 in
1286 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
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Front legroom41.9 in
1063 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
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Rear legroom40.5 in
1029 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
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Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
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Trunk volume-340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
Maximum trunk volume1925.5 l
68.00 ft3
1.93 m3
-1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
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Curb weight4415.86 lb
2003 kg
4100.6 lb
1860 kg
4684.82 lb
2125 kg
5048.59 lb
2290 kg
Payload886.26 lb
402 kg
972.24 lb
441 kg
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GVWR5302.12 lb
2405 kg
5072.84 lb
2301 kg
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Drag coefficient0.23 Cd0.23 Cd0.24 Cd0.25 Cd
Additional information--Weight distribution front / rear - 45.1 / 54.9 %
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1140 / 1550 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 1600 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 75 kg
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

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-TeslaBMWBMW
Model-L13--
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRearRear
Voltage-370 V--
Power-211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
230 kW
308.4 hp
312.7 ps
Maximum power RPM--8000 - 17000 rpm8000 - 17000 rpm
Torque--430 Nm
43.8 kgm
317.2 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYesYesYes
Additional informationLiquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
Total system power output - 286 kW / 384 hp
Total system torque - 510 Nm / 376 lb-ft
A permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive
System power-to-weight ratio - 8.2 kg/kW
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
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-Tesla-BMW
Motor typeAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronous-Permanent magnet synchronous
LocationFrontFront-Front
Power-147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
-190 kW
254.8 hp
258.3 ps
Maximum power RPM---8000 - 17000 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes-Yes
Additional featuresLiquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive
-BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed134.8 mph
217.0 km/h
162.2 mph
261.0 km/h
118.1 mph
190.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.10 s3.30 s5.70 s3.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph4.80 s3.20 s--

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 326.0 mi / 524.6 km
WLTP: 313.8 mi / 505.0 km
NEDC: 372.8 mi / 600.0 km
EPA: 315.0 mi / 507.0 km
WLTP: 352.3 mi / 567.0 km
WLTP: 366.6 mi / 590.0 kmWLTP: 316.9 mi / 510.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 27 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 117 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 125 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 131 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 107 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 118 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 20 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 24 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+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 pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle12.1 m
39.70 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
12.5 m
41.01 ft
12.5 m
41.01 ft
Lock-to-lock turns22.05--
Additional information--Optional variable sport steering
Steering ratio - 15.5:1
Variable sport steering with Servotronic
Steering ratio - 14.1:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9.198.774-

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)
Independent
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
Double-joint spring strut axle
Hydraulically damped torque strut bearing
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationRotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Fotor thickness front / rear - 25 / 20 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper
Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims9.5Jx19 ET45
9.5Jx20 ET45
9Jx20 ET347.5Jx178.5Jx18
9Jx18

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/45R19
255/40R20
-255/55R17 101Y245/45R18 100Y
255/45R18 103Y

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemTesla and Panasonic, LG Chem--
ModelNCM 21700NCR21700A--
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity74 kWh79.5 kWh83.9 kWh83.9 kWh
Number of cells44164416--
Voltage-360 V398.5 V398.5 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg--
Weight-1053.81 lb
478 kg
1212.54 lb
550 kg
1212.54 lb
550 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
60 °C
140 °F
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Additional informationHeat pumpThe 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.
Net battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells
Net battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 250 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
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 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 kWOnboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW

Charging time

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

Charging time-Supercharger, 0:33
SAE J1772 Adapter, 4:12-13:59
Wall Connector, 7:00
NEMA 14-50, 8:23
NEMA 5-15, 55:55
DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:30
DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:30

Additional features

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

Additional featuresTow 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)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
LED fog lamps (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)
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)
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)
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)
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