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2018 Tesla Model S
100D AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$94,000
2 listings nationwide

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2018 Tesla Model 3
Long Range RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,115
30 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Tesla Model S
100D AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Tesla broke the luxury car market wide-open with its Model S in 2012, the first electric mass-market car able to comfortably seat five people and get a decent amount of range between r...

2018 Tesla Model 3
Long Range RWD
Rob Feeman Preview:

The Model 3 marks the third major vehicle launched by electric-vehicle (EV) manufacturer Tesla, following the Roadster in 2007 and the Model S in 2011. (The Model X crossover, introduc...

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

2018 Tesla Model S
100D AWD
No User Reviews
2018 Tesla Model 3
Long Range RWD
20
writes:
Sleek minimalist design but that much bang for the buck. Properly equipped price can soar over $60, 000 and by...
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Kia Stinger GT1 RWD better.
"Very comfortable good support eternally adjustable"
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Kia Stinger GT1 RWD better.
"Just feel more roomy then the Tesla fits my backside better"
writes:
Shockingly advanced. Makes all other cars feel like theyre using last centurys technology. Superior driving ...
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Audi A5 Sportback 2.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD worse.
"Great materials and space"
Family Car Ranked 2018 Audi A5 Sportback 2.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD worse.
"Roomy, especially width with no hump impeding middle rear seat. Extra frunk in front for space. You could flip down the rear seat and camp out in this thing. Much safer than an ICE car with a heavy engine up front waiting to crush you in an accident."
20
writes:
Fantastic vehicle of the future. Technology galore. Fun car and stands out in a crowd.

Specs

2018 Tesla Model S
100D AWD
2018 Tesla Model 3
Long Range RWD
Powertrain 1-Speed Dual Clutch 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
101 MPG
127 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
102 MPG
123 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
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.7 in 42.7 in
Back Legroom 35.4 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 28.4 cu ft 15 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,056 lbs 987 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

2018 Tesla Model S
100D AWD

Exterior Colors

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

Option Packages

  • Enhanced Autopilot
  • Full Self-Driving Capability
  • Premium Upgrades Package
  • Sunroof
  • Black W/Light Headliner, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim
  • Black W/Light Headliner, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim W/Black/Cream Premium Interior
  • Black W/Light Headliner, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim W/White Premium Interior
  • Black, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim with Black/Cream Interior
  • Cream, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim with Black/Cream Interior
  • White, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim with White Interior
  • Rear Facing Seats
  • Wheels: 19" Grey Slipstream
  • Wheels: 21" Grey Turbine
2018 Tesla Model 3
Long Range RWD

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