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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan N/A N/A N/A $57,400
4-Door Sedan Performance N/A N/A N/A $92,400
4-Door Sedan Signature N/A N/A N/A $95,400
4-Door Sedan Signature Performance N/A N/A N/A $105,400
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan N/A N/A N/A $57,400
4-Door Sedan Performance N/A N/A N/A $92,400
4-Door Sedan Signature N/A N/A N/A $95,400
4-Door Sedan Signature Performance N/A N/A N/A $105,400
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Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$57,400
$57,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$957 / month
$957 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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TCC’s Bottom Line The 2012 Tesla Model S sedan turns out to be a much better car than most expected; it just might meld sport-sedan driving, interior space, and comfort with zero-emission running in one revolutionary package. The 2012 Tesla Model S sedan turns out to be a much better car than most expected; it just might meld sport-sedan driving, interior space, and comfort with zero-emission running in one revolutionary package.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification NA NA
Number of Passenger Doors 4 4
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 35.3 35.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.0 55.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7 42.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.0 94.0
Front Hip Room (in) 55.0 55.0
Second Leg Room (in) 35.4 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 38.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Hip Room (in) 54.7 54.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7 57.7
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 196.0 196.0
Height, Overall (in) 56.5 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 66.9 66.9
Wheelbase (in) 116.5 116.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.3 77.3
Track Width, Front (in) 65.4 65.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0 6.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.4 x 1.1 14.4 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.0 x 1.3 14.0 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.0 37.0
Steering Type Electric Rack-&-Pinion Electric Rack-&-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) N/A N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size 245/45R19 245/45R19
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 245/45R19 245/45R19
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4647 4647
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x - TBD - 19 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x - TBD - 19 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) NA NA
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA NA
Engine
Displacement NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 362 @ 6000 362 @ 6000
Engine Type Electric Electric
Fuel System NA NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 325 325
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined - TBD - - TBD -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA NA
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) NA NA
Battery Range (mi) 160 (Est) 160 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA NA
EPA MPG Equivalent - City - TBD - - TBD -
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - - TBD -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD - - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 9.73 9.73
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Type 1 1
Summary
Vehicle Name Tesla Model S Tesla Model S
Body Style Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) N/A N/A
Suspension Type - Front Double-Wishbone Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) N/A N/A
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - TBD - - TBD -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year NA NA
 
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