Comparison between:
- 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st Max
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD
- 2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st Max2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
SeriesID.--
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 1st Max2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range AWD2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
Model aliasID.4 Pro Performance 1st MaxModel 3 LR AWDModel 3 SR Plus
Model 3 SR+
Trim1st MaxLong Range AWDStandard Range Plus RWD
Model year202120212021
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, ChinaEurope, China, Australia
PriceEUR 58,439 (DE, Sep 2020)USD 46,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 52,490 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 309,900 (CN, Nov 2020)
USD 37,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 42,900 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 249,900 (CN, Nov 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)SedanSedan
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsBlue Dusk Metallic
Gletcherwhite Metallic
Honey Yellow Metallic
Mangangray Metallic
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colorsPlatinum Grey - Florence-BraunBlack
Black and White
Black
Black and White
Number of doors544
Number of seats555
Length180.5 in
4584 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width72.9 in
1852 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors-82.2 in
2088 mm
82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors-76.1 in
1933 mm
76.1 in
1933 mm
Height64.2 in
1631 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase109.1 in
2771 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track62.5 in
1587 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track61.7 in
1567 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance-5.5 in
140 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Minimum clearance8.3 in
210 mm
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Front headroom-40.3 in
1024 mm
40.3 in
1024 mm
Rear headroom-37.7 in
958 mm
37.7 in
958 mm
Front shoulder room-56.3 in
1430 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Rear shoulder room-54.0 in
1372 mm
54.0 in
1372 mm
Front hip room-53.4 in
1356 mm
53.4 in
1356 mm
Rear hip room-52.4 in
1331 mm
52.4 in
1331 mm
Front legroom41.1 in
1044 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
42.7 in
1085 mm
Rear legroom37.6 in
955 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
35.2 in
894 mm
Passenger volume-2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
2746.7 l
97.00 ft3
2.75 m3
Trunk volume543.0 l
19.18 ft3
0.54 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Maximum trunk volume1575.0 l
55.62 ft3
1.57 m3
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Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight4517.27 lb
2049 kg
4071.94 lb
1847 kg
3551.65 lb
1611 kg
Payload1347.02 lb
611 kg
921.53 lb
418 kg
989.88 lb
449 kg
GVWR5864.3 lb
2660 kg
4993.47 lb
2265 kg
4541.52 lb
2060 kg
Drag coefficient0.28 Cd0.23 Cd0.23 Cd
Additional informationPermitted axle load front / rear - 1170 kg / 1540 kg
Permitted trailer load braked at 12% / 8% - 1000 kg / 1200 kg
Permitted trailer load unbraked - 750 kg
Roof load - 75 kg
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerVolkswagenTeslaTesla
ModelAPP 310L13L13
Electric motor typeBrushless DCPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRearRear
Voltage-370 V370 V
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
188 kW
252.1 hp
255.6 ps
211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Torque310 Nm
31.6 kgm
228.6 ft-lb
-375 Nm
38.2 kgm
276.6 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYesYes
Additional information-A permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive
A permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor
Liquid-cooled with variable frequency drive

Second electric motor

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

Manufacturer-Tesla-
Motor type-AC induction/asynchronous-
Location-Front-
Power-147 kW
197.1 hp
199.9 ps
-
Regenerative braking-Yes-
Additional features-3-phase 4-pole AC induction motor with a copper rotor
Liquid cooled
with variable frequency drive
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed99.4 mph
160.0 km/h
144.8 mph
233.0 km/h
139.8 mph
225.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h8.50 s4.40 s5.60 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-4.20 s5.30 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeWLTP: 302.6 mi / 487.0 kmNEDC: 415.1 mi / 668.0 km
EPA: 352.9 mi / 568.0 km
WLTP: 360.4 mi / 580.0 km
NEDC: 290.8 mi / 468.0 km
WLTP: 267.2 mi / 430.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 16.2 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 18.5 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 127 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 134 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 141 MPGe
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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 circle10.2 m
33.46 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.052.05

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-99

Suspension

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

Front suspension-Independent
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)
Rear suspension-Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakes-Ventilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakes-Ventilated discsVentilated discs
Additional information-Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper
Rotor diameter front / rear - 320 / 335 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm
Electrically actuated parking brake integrated into rear calliper

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8.5Jx21
9Jx21
8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40
8.5Jx18 ET40
8.5Jx19 ET40

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres230/45R21
255/40R21
235/45R18
235/40R19
235/40R19
235/45R18

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemTesla and Panasonic, LG ChemTesla and Panasonic
ModelNCM712NCR21700ANCR21700A
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity77 kWh79.5 kWh54 kWh
Number of cells-44162976
Number of modules--4
Voltage-360 V360 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg144 Wh/kg
Weight1086.88 lb
493 kg
1053.81 lb
478 kg
833.35 lb
378 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
Cooling-Water-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
-30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationGross capacity - 82 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.
The battery is automatically cooled when at 48°C or above and heated when at -7.5°C or below.
Usable battery capacity - at least 50 kWh.
The 53.6 kWh total battery capacity is estimated.
2976 cells with 31 cells per brick.
A total of 4 modules - 2 with 23 bricks and 2 with 25 bricks.

Charging type

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

Charging typeWallbox, 11 kW
DC charging, 125 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
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 port-Onboard charger, Tesla, 11.5 kWOnboard 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 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
Supercharger, 0:30
SAE J1772 Adapter, 3:23-11:17
Wall Connector, 5:39
NEMA 14-50, 6:46
NEMA 5-15, 45:08

Additional features

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

Additional featuresLuggage compart,ment net (S)
Net wall (S)
Towing bracket (S)
Variable luggage floor (S)
Adaptive chassis control DCC including driving profile selection (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go (S)
Area-View sensor with bird's eye view (S)
Driver and front passenger airbags (S)
Drowsiness detection (S)
e-Sound (S)
ECall emergency call system (S)
Electronic immobilizer (S)
Emergency assist (S)
First aid kit, warning triangle and safety vest (S)
Foldable trailer hitch with electrical release (S)
Front Assist with pedestrian and cyclist detection (S)
Front head and side airbags with center airbag (S)
IQ.Drive assist (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Keyless Access, keyless opening and locking with start button (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Parking aid (S)
Proactive passenger protection (S)
Progressive steering control (S)
Rain sensor (S)
Rear view camera system (S)
Side Assist - blind spot assist (S)
Three-point automatic seat belts at the front with height adjustment and tensioners (S)
Tire control display (S)
Traffic queuing assist (S)
Traffic sign recognition (S)
Travel assist (S)
Warning sound and light for front and rear seatbelts not fastened (S)
Wheel locks with extended theft protection (S)
12-inch Discover Pro Max display (S)
5.3-inch digital instrument cluster (S)
App-Connect including App-Connect Wireless for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (S)
Car2X (S)
Comfort telephone with induction charging (S)
DAB + digital radio reception (S)
Discover Pro navigation (S)
Diversity antenna for FM reception (S)
Head-up display (S)
Hello ID. voice control (S)
7 x speakers (S)
Telephone interface (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports at the front (S)
2 x USB Type-C ports on the rear center console (S)
Voice control (S)
We Connect Start online services (S)
3-zone Climatronic system (S)
Heat pump (S)
Armrests for front seats (S)
Asymmetrical folding of rear seats (S)
Center console with interchangeable inserts for cup holders and storage compartments (S)
ergoActive front seats with electrical adjustment, memory function and sliding thigh support (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Multi-function, leather-wrapped steering wheel (S)
Easy Open & Close - sensor controlled tailgate (S)
Fixed panoramic glass roof (S)
Heated automatic washer jets on windscreen (S)
Heated windscreen (S)
Laminated safety glass for front side windows (S)
Laminated safety glass for the windscreen (S)
Silver anodized roof rails (S)
Tinted rear windows (S)
Wirelessly heated, infrared reflecting, noise insulating windscreen (S)
Aspherical exterior mirror on driver's side (S)
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror (S)
Convex exterior mirror on front passenger's side (S)
Electrically adjustable, foldable and heated exterior mirrors with memory function (S)
Lit make-up mirror on sunvisors (S)
30-color ambient lighting (S)
3D LED taillights with dynamic turn signals (S)
Dynamic LED Matrix headlights with dynamic light assistant (S)
Fog lights (S)
Illuminated strips between the headlights and door handles (S)
Light Assist high beam control (S)
ArtVelours micro-fleece (S)
Synthetic leather on door and side paneling (S)
Textile floor mats front and back (S)
Air-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)
Air-filter (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)
Self-Driving Functionality (O)
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)
Automatic keyless entry (S)
Custom driver profiles (S)
Dual-front USB ports (S)
Flash memory storage (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Standard maps and navigation (S)
Standard-definition back-up camera (S)
Upgraded audio-immersive sound (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 heated front 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)
Manually adjusted 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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