Comparison between:
- 2021 Tesla Model X Performance
- 2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Tesla Model X Performance2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo
2021 Tesla Model X Performance2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo
Model aliasModel X Performance-
TrimPerformanceTurbo
Model year20212020
MarketNorth America, Europe, China, AustraliaNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 99,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 107,990 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 872,900 (CN, Nov 2020)
USD 153,510 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 115,858 (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)Sedan
MaterialsExtruded aluminium with boron steelSteel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsDeep Blue Metallic
Midnight Silver Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Solid Black
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
Carbon Fiber Décor
Black
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Number of doors44
Number of seats5 / 6 / 74
Length198.3 in
5037 mm
195.4 in
4963 mm
Width78.7 in
1999 mm
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Width with mirrors89.4 in
2271 mm
84.4 in
2144 mm
Width with folded mirrors81.6 in
2073 mm
77.4 in
1966 mm
Height66.0 in
1676 mm
54.4 in
1381 mm
Wheelbase116.7 in
2964 mm
114.2 in
2900 mm
Front track67.1 in
1705 mm
67.0 in
1702 mm
Rear track67.3 in
1710 mm
65.6 in
1667 mm
Minimum clearance6.7 in
171 mm
-
Maximum clearance9.0 in
228 mm
-
Front headroom41.7 in
1059 mm
-
Rear headroom40.9 in
1039 mm
-
Front shoulder room60.7 in
1542 mm
-
Rear shoulder room56.8 in
1443 mm
-
Front hip room55.6 in
1412 mm
-
Rear hip room58.5 in
1486 mm
-
Front legroom41.2 in
1047 mm
-
Rear legroom38.4 in
975 mm
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Trunk volume357.0 l
12.61 ft3
0.36 m3
366.0 l
12.93 ft3
0.37 m3
Maximum trunk volume2299.5 l
81.21 ft3
2.30 m3
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Secondary trunk volume187.0 l
6.60 ft3
0.19 m3
81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight5740.84 lb
2604 kg
5081.66 lb
2305 kg
Payload1137.59 lb
516 kg
1267.66 lb
575 kg
GVWR6878.42 lb
3120 kg
6349.31 lb
2880 kg
Drag coefficient0.25 Cd0.22 Cd
Additional informationThe cargo and rear trunk volumes apply for 5 seat vehicles
Rear volume 6 seat vehicles: 2002 l
Cargo volume 6 seat vehicles: 2189 l
Rear volume 7 seat vehicle: 2166 l
Cargo volume 7 seat vehicles: 2353 l
Maximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.513 m²

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTeslaPorsche
Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearFront
Voltage320 V-
Power375 kW
502.9 hp
509.9 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Torque720 Nm
73.4 kgm
531.0 ft-lb
300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYes-
Driving modesLudicrousNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional information3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Optional Ludicrous Mode
-

Second electric motor

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

ManufacturerTeslaPorsche
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationFrontRear
Voltage320 V-
Power205 kW
274.9 hp
278.7 ps
300 kW
402.3 hp
407.9 ps
Torque420 Nm
42.8 kgm
309.8 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYes-
Driving modes-Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional featuresA permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive
Overboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 500 kW / 680 ps
Overboost total maximum торяуе with Launch Control - 850 kW / 680 ps

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed162.2 mph
261.0 km/h
161.6 mph
260.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h2.80 s3.20 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h-1.90 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph2.60 s3.00 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 rangeNEDC: 372.8 mi / 600.0 km
EPA: 300.0 mi / 482.8 km
EPA: 341.0 mi / 548.8 km
WLTP: 340.5 mi / 548.0 km
EPA: 201.0 mi / 323.5 km
WLTP: 279.0 mi / 449.0 km
WLTP: 308.0 mi / 495.7 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 35 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CMB: 39 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 83 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 86 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 89 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 95 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 97 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 100 MPGe
NEDC, CMB: 26 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 49 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CTY: 68 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 69 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 71 MPGe
WLTP, CTY: 23 kWh/100 km
WLTP, HWY: 26.7 kWh/100 km

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 circle12.4 m
40.68 ft
11.7 m
38.39 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.05-
Additional information-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) - 11.2 m

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gear-
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9.734-
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.9.325-
Additional information-Front-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed 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
Double wishbone
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Optional Smart Air Suspension with fully-adaptive damping
Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Optional Smart Air Suspension with fully-adaptive damping
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 discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional information-Steel with Tungsten Carbide Coating
White callipers
Front brakes diameter - 415 mm
Front brakes thickness - 40 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 365 mm
Rear brakes thickness - 28 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

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims9Jx22 ET35
9Jx20 ET35
9.5Jx20 ET40
10Jx22 ET35
9Jx20 ET54
11Jx20 ET60

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres265/45R20 108V
265/35R22 102W
275/45R20 110V
285/35R22 106W
245/45R20 103Y
285/40R20 108Y

Battery

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

ManufacturerPanasonicLG Chem
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity100 kWh93.4 kWh
Number of cells8256396
Number of modules1633
Voltage350 V800 V
Energy density243 Wh/kg-
Weight-1388.91 lb
630 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-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 information-Usable capacity - 83.7 kWh
12 cells per module

Charging type

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

Charging typeNEMA 5-15, 1.44 kW
NEMA 5-20, 1.92 kW
NEMA 6-15, 2.88 kW
NEMA 6-20, 3.84 kW
NEMA 14-30, 5.76 kW
NEMA 10-30, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 17.28 kW
Urban Supercharger, 72 kW
Supercharger, 145 kW
AC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 270 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 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.52 kW
Onboard charger, Tesla, 17.28 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 timeSupercharger, 0:40-0:50
Urban Supercharger, 1:07-1:24
Wall Connector, 5:47-8:41
NEMA 14-50, 10:25
NEMA 10-30, 17:22
NEMA 14-30, 17:22
NEMA 6-20, 26:03
NEMA 6-15, 34:43
NEMA 5-20, 52:05
NEMA 5-15, 69:27
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

Additional features

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

Additional features12V power outlet (S)
Center console with removable dividers (S)
High-strength steel tow bar (S)
Towing Package with software (S)
Washer nozzle heaters (S)
Wiper blade defrosters (S)
3-point rear center seatbelt (S)
360-degree parking camera (O)
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) (S)
Adjustable front head restraints (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Automatic emergency braking (S)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
Blind-spot Warning (S)
Brake assist (S)
Collision avoidance (S)
Dual front side-impact airbags (S)
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (S)
3 x fixed rear head restraints (S)
Forward collision mitigation (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (S)
Forward looking radar (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front and rear seatbelt pre-tensioners (S)
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor (S)
Height-adjustable front seatbelts (S)
HEPA air filtration system (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
Hill start assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Integrated Advanced Stability Control (S)
Interior, manual release mechanism for all doors, front trunk, and rear cargo area (S)
Knee airbags on the front (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (S)
LATCH system (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Occupant sensing airbags (S)
Overhead curtain airbag for the 1st and 2nd row (S)
Rear side-impact airbags (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Traction control (S)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
Up to four ISOFIX child seat attachments (S)
FM radio, Bluetooth, USB audio (S)
Homelink (S)
Maps and navigation (S)
Premium audio system (S)
Premium Connectivity (S)
17 x speakers, custom audio system (O)
Trip Computer (S)
Wireless phone charger (S)
Dual front air conditioning zones (S)
Front air-conditioning with automatic climate controls (S)
Rear air-conditioning and heating (O)
Rear heat vents (S)
12-way power adjustable, heated front seats with memory and driver profile (S)
60/40 folding rear seat row (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Ventilated seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather steering wheel (S)
Falcon Wing doos (S)
Glass panoramic windshield with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Keyless entry (S)
Power liftgate (S)
Power windows (S)
Privacy Glass or Deep Tinted Glass (S)
Rain-sensing wipers (S)
Rear window defogger (S)
Self-presenting front door (S)
Power-folding, auto-dimming, heated side mirrors (S)
3-position dynamic LED turning lights (S)
Ambient interior lighting (S)
LED fog lights (S)
Carbon fiber decor (S)
Cloth and leatherette (S)
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 (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)
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