Lexus ES vs. Tesla Model 3

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$39,750
$35,000

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.08 / 5
12 Reviews
4.18 / 5
11 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
302 hp
258 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L V6 DOHC 24V Dual VVT
AC Permanent Magnet

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.4 in.
42.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.5 - 37.6 in.
40.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
39.2 in.
35.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.7 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
16.7 cu. ft.
15 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Premium Synthetic
Cloth

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
235/45R18 - P215/55VR17
P235/40WR19 - P235/45WR18

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
113 in.
113.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38 ft.
38.8 ft.

Length

Length
195.9 in.
184.8 in.

Width

Width
73.4 in.
72.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3649 lbs.
3627 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
302 hp
258 hp

Torque

Torque
267 ft. lbs.
317 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
Electric Motor

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
28 mpg
131 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
138 mpg

Highway

Highway
33 mpg
124 mpg

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
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Lexus ES
Tesla Model 3

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
99.9 ft³.
97 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3649 lbs.
3627 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6
Electric

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
1

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.56
9.00

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
235/45R18 - P215/55VR17
P235/40WR19 - P235/45WR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
235/45R18 - P215/55VR17
P235/40WR19 - P235/45WR18

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 - 18 X 8 in.
18 X 8.5 - 19 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 - 18 X 8 in.
18 X 8.5 - 19 X 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38 ft.
38.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.1 in.
13.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.5 - 37.6 in.
40.3 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.4 in.
42.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.9 in.
56.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55 in.
53.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.7 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
39.2 in.
35.2 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
54.3 in.
54 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
54.3 in.
52.4 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
113 in.
113.2 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
195.9 in.
184.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.4 in.
72.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
56.9 in.
56.8 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.9 in.
62.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.4 in.
62.2 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
16.7 ft³.
15 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
ES350
Model 3

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
Intermediate Luxury

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan