2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD - Acceleration

SpecificationsDriving rangeEfficiency
Top speedAcceleration
Body type: Sedan
Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 184.8 in / 4694 mm
Width: 72.8 in / 1849 mm
Height: 56.8 in / 1443 mm
Curb weight: 4250.51 lb / 1928 kg
Electric motor #1: 219 kW @ 5075 rpm, 420 Nm @ 325 - 4800 rpm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 158 kW @ 6622 rpm, 240 Nm, Location: Front
Top speed: 162.2 mph / 261.0 km/h
Acceleration 0-60 mph: 3.20 s
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 3.30 s
Drivetrain: All-wheel drive (AWD)
Battery: 82.1 kWh, Voltage: 360 V

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Acceleration (0-100 km/h) other Tesla models

The acceleration of the 2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD and other Tesla models with the same or similar 0-100 km/h acceleration.

2023 Tesla Model X Plaid
2.50 s
2024 Tesla Cybertruck Tri Motor AWD
2.60 s
2019 Tesla Model X Performance (SR)
2.70 s
2020 Tesla Model X Performance (PMSR)
2.70 s
2015 Tesla Model S P85DL Ludicrous
2.80 s
2015 Tesla Model S P90DL Ludicrous
2.80 s
2016 Tesla Model S P90DL Ludicrous
2.80 s
2017 Tesla Model X P100D
2.90 s
2016 Tesla Model X P100D
2.90 s
2018 Tesla Model X P100D
2.90 s
2019 Tesla Model S Performance (AC)
3.00 s
2023 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.10 s
2019 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.10 s
2022 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.10 s
2021 Tesla Model S Long Range Plus
3.10 s
2015 Tesla Model S P85D 193kW+375kW
3.10 s
2016 Tesla Model S P90D
3.10 s
2022 Tesla Model S Long Range
3.10 s
2015 Tesla Model S P90D
3.10 s
2023 Tesla Model S
3.10 s
2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.20 s
2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.20 s
2015 Tesla Model S P85D 165kW+350kW
3.20 s
2014 Tesla Model S P85D 165kW+350kW
3.20 s
2016 Tesla Model X P90D
3.20 s
2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.30 s
2019 Tesla Model X Performance (AC)
3.50 s
2023 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.50 s
2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.50 s
2022 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.50 s
2020 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.50 s
2019 Tesla Model S Long Range (SR)
3.60 s
2020 Tesla Model S Long Range Plus (PMSR)
3.60 s
2018 Tesla Model S 100D
3.60 s
2017 Tesla Model S 100D
3.60 s
2010 Tesla Roadster 2.5
3.70 s
2016 Tesla Roadster 3.0
3.70 s
2009 Tesla Roadster Sport 2.0
3.70 s
2015 Tesla Model S 85D 193kW+193kW
3.80 s
2015 Tesla Model S 90D
3.80 s
2016 Tesla Model S 90D
3.80 s

Acceleration (0-60 mph) other Tesla models

The acceleration of the 2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD and other Tesla models with the same or similar 0-60 mph acceleration.

2016 Tesla Model S P100D
2.40 s
2018 Tesla Model S P100D
2.40 s
2017 Tesla Model S P100D
2.40 s
2021 Tesla Model S Performance
2.50 s
2020 Tesla Model S Performance (PMSR)
2.60 s
2019 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)
2.60 s
2022 Tesla Model X Plaid
2.80 s
2023 Tesla Model X Plaid
2.80 s
2021 Tesla Model X Performance
2.80 s
2024 Tesla Cybertruck Tri Motor AWD
2.90 s
2020 Tesla Model X Performance (PMSR)
2.90 s
2019 Tesla Model X Performance (SR)
2.90 s
2016 Tesla Model S P90DL Ludicrous
3.00 s
2015 Tesla Model S P90DL Ludicrous
3.00 s
2015 Tesla Model S P85DL Ludicrous
3.00 s
2018 Tesla Model X P100D
3.10 s
2017 Tesla Model X P100D
3.10 s
2016 Tesla Model X P100D
3.10 s
2019 Tesla Model S Performance (AC)
3.20 s
2023 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.30 s
2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.30 s
2022 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.30 s
2015 Tesla Model S P90D
3.30 s
2016 Tesla Model S P90D
3.30 s
2015 Tesla Model S P85D 193kW+375kW
3.30 s
2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.40 s
2019 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.40 s
2016 Tesla Model X P90D
3.40 s
2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.50 s
2014 Tesla Model S P85D 165kW+350kW
3.50 s
2015 Tesla Model S P85D 165kW+350kW
3.50 s
2019 Tesla Model X Performance (AC)
3.70 s
2022 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.70 s
2020 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.70 s
2023 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.70 s
2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
3.70 s
2023 Tesla Model S
3.80 s
2017 Tesla Model S 100D
3.80 s
2019 Tesla Model S Long Range (SR)
3.80 s
2020 Tesla Model S Long Range Plus (PMSR)
3.80 s
2021 Tesla Model S Long Range Plus
3.80 s

Acceleration (0-100 kmh) models by other brands

The acceleration of the 2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD and electric cars by other brands with the same or similar 0-100 km/h acceleration.

2022 Rivian R1S Explore
3.00 s
2022 Rivian R1S Adventure
3.00 s
2022 Rivian R1S Launch Edition
3.00 s
2022 Rivian R1T Launch Edition
3.00 s
2023 Rivian R1T Adventure Quad-Motor Large Pack
3.00 s
2022 Rivian R1T Adventure
3.00 s
2022 Rivian R1T Explore
3.00 s
2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo
3.00 s
2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.20 s
2023 Lucid Air Touring 19"
3.40 s
2023 Lucid Air Touring 20"
3.40 s
2023 Lucid Air Touring 21"
3.40 s
2023 KIA EV6 GT (Europe)
3.40 s
2023 KIA EV6 GT (UK)
3.40 s
2023 KIA EV6 GT
3.40 s
2024 Volvo EX30 Twin Motor Performance (EK)
3.40 s
2025 Volvo EX30 Twin Motor Performance (EK)
3.40 s

Acceleration (0-60 mph) models by other brands

The acceleration of the 2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD and electric cars by other brands with the same or similar 0-60 mph acceleration.

2024 Xiaomi SU7 AWD
2.78 s
2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S
2.80 s
2023 Rivian R1S Adventure Quad-Motor Large Pack
3.10 s
2022 Rivian R1S Adventure
3.10 s
2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo
3.20 s
2024 Porsche Macan Turbo
3.30 s
2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD
3.30 s
2022 KIA EV6 Extended Range 4WD GT
3.50 s
2023 KIA EV6 GT (Europe)
3.50 s
2023 KIA EV6 GT
3.50 s
2023 KIA EV6 GT (UK)
3.50 s
2025 Volvo EX30 Twin Motor Performance (EK)
3.60 s
2024 Volvo EX30 Twin Motor Performance (EK)
3.60 s
2022 Mercedes-Benz AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+
3.80 s
2024 BMW i5 M60 xDrive
3.80 s

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2021 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 184.8 in / 4694 mm
Width: 72.8 in / 1849 mm
Height: 56.8 in / 1443 mm
Curb weight: 4250.51 lb / 1928 kg
Electric motor #1: 219 kW @ 5075 rpm, 420 Nm @ 325 - 4800 rpm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 158 kW @ 6622 rpm, 240 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 82.1 kWh, Voltage: 360 V