Comparison between:
- 2022 Rivian R1T Explore
- 2021 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.

2022 Rivian R1T Explore2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
2022 Rivian R1T Explore2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
TrimExplorePerformance AWD
Model year20222021
MarketNorth AmericaNorth America, Europe, China
PriceUSD 67,500 (USA, Nov 2020)USD 54,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 58,490 (DE, Nov 2020)
CNY 419,800 (CN, Nov 2020)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body stylePick-upSedan
MaterialsSteel
Carbon-fiber
Aluminium
Mild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsLimestone
Midnight
Forest Green
L.A. Silver
Rivian Blue
Glacier White
Compass Yellow
Red Canyon
El Cap Granite
Solid Black
Midnight Silver Metallic
Red Multi-Coat
Pearl White Multi Coat
Deep Blue Metallic
Interior colorsBlackBlack
Black and White
Number of doors44
Number of seats55
Length218.0 in
5537 mm
184.8 in
4694 mm
Width-72.8 in
1849 mm
Width with mirrors-82.2 in
2088 mm
Width with folded mirrors79.0 in
2007 mm
76.1 in
1933 mm
Height72.0 in
1829 mm
56.8 in
1443 mm
Wheelbase135.0 in
3429 mm
113.2 in
2875 mm
Front track67.3 in
1710 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Rear track67.3 in
1710 mm
62.2 in
1580 mm
Clearance-5.5 in
140 mm
Minimum clearance9.4 in
240 mm
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Maximum clearance14.4 in
366 mm
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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 volume311.5 l
11.00 ft3
0.31 m3
340.0 l
12.01 ft3
0.34 m3
Secondary trunk volume-84.8 l
2.99 ft3
0.08 m3
Curb weight5886.34 lb
2670 kg
4100.6 lb
1860 kg
Payload1763.7 lb
800 kg
972.24 lb
441 kg
GVWR7650.04 lb
3470 kg
5072.84 lb
2301 kg
Drag coefficient-0.23 Cd
Additional informationWater fording depth (max) - 1 m
Approach angle in offroad mode - 34º
Departure angle in offroad mode - 29.3º
Ramp breakover angle in offroad mode - 25.7º
Max climbing gradient - 45 degrees
Bed length (tailgate up) - 1372 mm
Bed length (tailgate down) - 2128 mm
Bed width - 1295 mm
Rear bin volume - 200 l
Gear tunnel - 337 l
Underseat volume - 95 l
Towing capability - 5000 kg
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer-Tesla
Model-L13
Electric motor type-Permanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motor-Rear
Voltage-370 V
Power-211 kW
283.0 hp
286.9 ps
Regenerative braking-Yes
Additional informationFour motors total torque (135 kWh pack) - 1120 Nm
Four motors total power (135 kWh pack) - 562 kW
Power per wheel - 147 kW
Torque per wheel - 3500 Nm
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

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed124.9 mph
201.0 km/h
162.2 mph
261.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.00 s3.30 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph3.00 s3.20 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeReal range: 300.1 mi / 483.0 kmNEDC: 372.8 mi / 600.0 km
EPA: 315.0 mi / 507.0 km
WLTP: 352.3 mi / 567.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiency-EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 107 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 113 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 118 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-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 circle-11.8 m
38.71 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2.05

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-9

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Independent
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Pneumatic (air suspension)
Independent
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated 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

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-9Jx20 ET34

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres--

Battery

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

Manufacturer-Tesla and Panasonic, LG Chem
Model-NCR21700A
Type of rechargeable battery-Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity135 kWh79.5 kWh
Number of cells77764416
Voltage-360 V
Energy density-260 Wh/kg
Weight-1053.81 lb
478 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-60 °C
140 °F
Additional information-The 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 typeDC fast charging, 160 kWNEMA 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 1 CCS1, 11 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 timeDC fast charging, 0:41Supercharger, 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 x 110-volt outlets placed in the bin (S)
Bed camera with alerts (S)
Bin-integrated compressed air (S)
2 x bin-integrated locking cables for securing gear (S)
Gear Guard (S)
Manual tonneau cover (S)
Telescoping racks (S)
8 x airbags for occupant protection (S)
Camera, lidar, radar (S)
11 x cameras (S)
Level 3 autonomy for highway (S)
5 x radars (S)
Reinforcements of the skateboard platform (S)
Ultrasonic and a high precision GPS coupled with high definition maps (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
12.3-inch instrument cluster (S)
15.6-inch center touch screen (S)
6.8-inch rear touch screen (S)
Standard surround sound (S)
Driver lumbar adjustment (S)
Heated seats (S)
100% recycled textile floor mats (S)
Matte black interior finishes (S)
Textile headliner (S)
Vegan leather seating with performance stitching (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)
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