Comparison between:
- 2020 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD
- 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st
- 2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2020 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S
Series-ID.-
2020 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S
Model aliasModel 3 LR AWDID3 1st-
TrimLong Range AWD-Turbo S
Model year202020202020
MarketNorth America, ChinaEuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 46,990 (USA, May 2020)
GBP 47,700 (UK, Nov 2019)
EUR 52,390 (DE, Nov 2019)
AUD 95,495 (AU, Nov 2019)
CNY 439,900 (China, Nov 2019)
EUR 39,990 (DE, Sep 2019)USD 187,610 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 138,826 (UK, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSedanHatchbackSedan
MaterialsMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsSolid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
White
Teal
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
White-Orange
Grey-Black
Black
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Number of doors454
Number of seats554
Length184.8 in
4694 mm
167.8 in
4261 mm
195.4 in
4963 mm
Width72.8 in
1849 mm
71.2 in
1809 mm
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Width with mirrors82.2 in
2088 mm
-84.4 in
2144 mm
Width with folded mirrors76.1 in
1933 mm
-77.4 in
1966 mm
Height56.8 in
1443 mm
61.1 in
1552 mm
54.3 in
1378 mm
Wheelbase113.2 in
2875 mm
108.9 in
2765 mm
114.2 in
2900 mm
Front track62.2 in
1580 mm
-66.5 in
1690 mm
Rear track62.2 in
1580 mm
-65.2 in
1655 mm
Clearance5.5 in
140 mm
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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
385.0 l
13.60 ft3
0.39 m3
366.0 l
12.93 ft3
0.37 m3
Secondary trunk volume84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
-81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight4071.94 lb
1847 kg
3637.63 lb
1650 kg
5059.61 lb
2295 kg
Payload921.53 lb
418 kg
-1267.66 lb
575 kg
GVWR4993.47 lb
2265 kg
-6327.27 lb
2870 kg
Drag coefficient0.23 Cd0.267 Cd0.25 Cd
Additional information--Maximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.583 m²

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerTeslaVolkswagenPorsche
ModelL13APP 310-
Electric motor typeSwitched reluctanceBrushless DCPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearFront
Voltage370 V--
Power188 kW
252.1 hp
255.6 ps
150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
Torque-310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Driving modes--Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional informationA 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.

ManufacturerTesla-Porsche
Motor typeAC induction/asynchronous-Permanent magnet synchronous
LocationFront-Rear
Power147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
-300 kW
402.3 hp
407.9 ps
Regenerative brakingYes-Yes
Driving modes--Normal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
Additional features3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive
-Overboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 560 kW / 761 ps
Overboost total maximum torque with Launch Control - 1050 Nm

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed145.0 mph
233.3 km/h
99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
161.6 mph
260.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.60 s-2.80 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h--1.70 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph4.40 s-2.60 s
Additional information--Acceleration 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

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 385.3 mi / 620.0 km
EPA: 322.0 mi / 518.2 km
WLTP: 348.0 mi / 560.0 km
WLTP: 261.0 mi / 420.0 kmWLTP: 256.0 mi / 412.0 km
WLTP: 293.0 mi / 471.5 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 28 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 116 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 121 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 124 MPGe
-NEDC, CMB: 26.9 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CTY: 24.5 kWh/100 km
WLTP, HWY: 25.7 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classAA+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 circle11.8 m
38.71 ft
10.2 m
33.46 ft
11.2 m
36.75 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.05--
Additional information--Rear-axle steering (RAS) with power steering plus
Steering ratio (RAS) - 14.2:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear-
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio9--
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
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
-Adaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
-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 discs-Ventilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discs-Ventilated 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
-Ceramic 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

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40
-9.5Jx21 ET60
11.5Jx21 ET66

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres235/45R18
235/40R19
-265/35R21 101Y
305/30R20 104Y

Battery

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

ManufacturerTesla and Panasonic-LG Chem
ModelNCR21700A--
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-Ion-Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity79.5 kWh58 kWh93.4 kWh
Number of cells4416-396
Number of modules--33
Voltage360 V-800 V
Energy density260 Wh/kg--
Weight1053.81 lb
478 kg
-1388.91 lb
630 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation-Water-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 informationThe 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.
VW explicitly states this is the net battery capacity
Estimated gross capacity - 62 kWh
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
SAE J1772 Adapter, 5.76 kW
NEMA 14-50, 9.6 kW
Wall Connector, 11.5 kW
Supercharger, 120 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 100 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, Tesla, 11.5 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, 0:33
SAE J1772 Adapter, 4:12-13:59
Wall Connector, 7:00
NEMA 14-50, 8:23
NEMA 5-15, 55:55
DC charging, 0:28-0:30
Wallbox 11 kW, 5:17
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 8:04
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 featuresAir-filter (S)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
Engine start button (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (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)
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)
DAB+ digital radio (S)
Navigation system (S)
Heated seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (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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