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2012 Tesla Roadster
Sport RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2018 Tesla Model X
100D AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$119,000
1 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2012 Tesla Roadster
Sport RWD
No Expert Reviews
2018 Tesla Model X
100D AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Strictly speaking, the Tesla Model X wasn’t the first all-electric SUV when it arrived for the 2015 model year; that distinction belongs to the 1997 Toyota RAV4 EV. However, the Model ...

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

2012 Tesla Roadster
Sport RWD
No User Reviews
2018 Tesla Model X
100D AWD
10
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Specs

2012 Tesla Roadster
Sport RWD
2018 Tesla Model X
100D AWD
Powertrain 1-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
86 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
89 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- --
Engine
Fuel Type --
Electric
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 7 seats
Front Legroom -- 41.2 in
Back Legroom -- 38.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 26 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,367 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity -- 5,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 5,000 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 198.9 in
Width -- 89.5 in
Height -- 66.3 in
Wheelbase -- 116.7 in

Available Options

2012 Tesla Roadster
Sport RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic White
  • Brilliant Yellow
  • Electric Blue
  • Fusion Red
  • Glacier Blue
  • Jet Black
  • Lightning Green
  • Obsidian Black
  • Racing Green
  • Radiant Red
  • Sterling Silver
  • Thunder Gray
  • Twilight Blue
  • Very Orange

Option Packages

  • Body Color Carbon Fiber Hard Top
  • Clear Coat Carbon Fiber Body Accents
  • Clearcoat Carbon Fiber Hard Top
  • Executive Leather & Carbon Fiber PKG
  • Executive Leather PKG
  • High Power Connector
  • Infotainment Group
  • Paint Armor
  • Premium Leather PKG
  • Universal Charging Connector
  • Winter Wheel & Tire PKG W/Cast Wheels
  • Winter Wheel & Tire PKG W/Forged Black Wheels
  • Winter Wheel & Tire PKG W/Forged Silver Wheels
  • Metallic Paint
  • Premium Paint
2018 Tesla Model X
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

  • Cream Premium Interior
  • Enhanced Autopilot
  • Full Self-Driving Capability
  • Premium Upgrades Package
  • White & Black Premium Interior
  • White, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim
  • Black with Light Headliner, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim
  • Cream, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim
  • 6 Seat Interior
  • 6-Seat Interior
  • 6-Seat Interior with Center Console
  • 7-Seat Interior
  • Wheels: 20" Sonic Carbon
  • Wheels: 22" Onyx Black

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