Tesla Model S vs Tesla Model 3 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2020 Tesla Model S
Long Range AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$77,722
3 listings nationwide

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2020 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$47,559
40 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Tesla Model S
Long Range AWD
Josh Jacquot Preview:

Tesla’s groundbreaking all-electric sedan is now in its eighth model year, and it remains at the cutting edge of electric vehicles when it comes to range and performance. Though its bo...

2020 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
Josh Jacquot Preview:

As Tesla’s small car, the Model 3 fills a hugely important role for the brand. It must concurrently shine the light into the future of EVs while remaining within financial reach of mos...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Tesla Model S
Long Range AWD
No User Reviews
2020 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
15
Falsewitness writes:
A Truly Amazing car. Brand New purchased in Oregon with no sales Tax. Top Tier Handling, acceleration. Over th...
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Plus RWD better.
"Using your Monthly Gas money to become your monthly car payment is doable in the cheaper versions of the tesla model 3. Harder in the Long range unless you drive alot."
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Falsewitness writes:
A Truly Amazing car. Brand New purchased in Oregon with no sales Tax. Top Tier Handling, acceleration. Over th...
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Plus RWD better.
"Using your Monthly Gas money to become your monthly car payment is doable in the cheaper versions of the tesla model 3. Harder in the Long range unless you drive alot."

Specs

2020 Tesla Model S
Long Range AWD
2020 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
Powertrain 1-Speed Dual Clutch 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
115 MPG
124 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
107 MPG
116 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- --
Engine
Fuel Type
Electric
Electric
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.7 in 42.7 in
Back Legroom 35.4 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 26.3 cu ft 15 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,056 lbs 893 lbs
Exterior
Length 196 in 184.8 in
Width 86.2 in 82.2 in
Height 56.9 in 56.8 in
Wheelbase 116.5 in 113.2 in

Available Options

2020 Tesla Model S
Long Range AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cream Premium
  • Deep Blue Metallic
  • Midnight Silver Metallic
  • Pearl White Multi-Coat
  • Red Multi-Coat
  • Solid Black

Option Packages

  • Full Self-Driving Capability
  • White & Black Premium Interior
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0J Sonic Carbon Slipstream
  • Wheels: 21" Sonic Carbon Twin Turbine
2020 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Blue Metallic
  • Midnight Silver Metallic
  • Pearl White Multi-Coat
  • Red Multi-Coat
  • Solid Black

Option Packages

  • Full Self-Driving Capability
  • White & Black Premium Interior
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" Sport

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