Audi A7 vs. Tesla Model S

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 2018 Tesla Model S 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan 75D 1308-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Right-Facing

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$69,700
$78,000

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.71 / 5
14 Reviews
4.58 / 5
19 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
340 hp
518 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0 TFSI 6 Cylinder 340 HP
3

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System

Power Steering

Power Steering
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
42.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
36.9 in.
38.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37 in.
35.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.6 in.
35.3 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

Climate Control

Climate Control

AC

AC

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20
P245/35YR21 - P245/45WR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.7 in.
116.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39 ft.
40.7 ft.

Length

Length
196.2 in.
196 in.

Width

Width
75.2 in.
77.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4244 lbs.
4647 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
340 hp
518 hp

Torque

Torque
325 ft. lbs.
387 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Electric Motor

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 mpg
104 mpg

City

City
20 mpg
102 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
105 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Audi A7
Tesla Model S

Body Style

Body Style
quattro Sportback
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4 - 5
5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4244 lbs.
94 ft³.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 mpg.
4647 lbs.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 mpg.
Electric

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
1

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6
Automatic

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
8.28

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
9.73

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
Double Wishbone

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Multi-Link

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
Double Wishbone

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
Multi-Link

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
P245/35YR21 - P245/45WR19

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
P245/35YR21 - P245/45WR19

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
19 X 8 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
19 X 8 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
Aluminum

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85
Aluminum

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7
Rack-Pinion

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180
40.7 ft.

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link
4-Wheel Disc

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
4-Wheel

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Yes

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Yes

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20
14 in.

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20
14.4 in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
38.8 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.
42.7 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.
57.7 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
55 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
35.3 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
35.4 in.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
55 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
54.7 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39 ft.
116.5 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
196 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
77.3 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
56.5 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
65.4 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14 in.
66.9 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 in.
4.6 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.8 gal.
26.3 ft³.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
36.9 in.
58.1 ft³.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 in.
102

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.2 in.
105

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.6 in.
103

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37 in.
259 mi.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.9 in.
Model S

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
114.7 in.
Luxury High

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
196.2 in.
Hatchback