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2020 Tesla Model X Performance
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Overview

Engine
4.0-liter Twin-Turbo V8 Gas
Engine
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
Engine
Electric
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 15 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
22.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
4.0-liter Twin-Turbo V8 Gas
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
Electric
Horsepower
500 hp @ 5500 rpm
335 hp @ 5500 rpm
N/A
Torque
568 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
330 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
N/A
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Single Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
N/A
4,828 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
N/A
4,960 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
17 MPG
23 MPG
N/A
City
15 MPG
21 MPG
N/A
Highway
21 MPG
26 MPG
N/A

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.5 Tons/yr
7.7 Tons/yr
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
22.5 gallons
21.9 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
337.5 miles
459.9 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
472.5 miles
569.4 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
196.6 in
194.3 in
198.3 in
Height
67.2 in
68.7 in
66 in
Max Width
78.5 in
78.9 in
78.7 in
Front Width
66.1 in
66.1 in
67.1 in
Rear Width
66.6 in
66.9 in
67.3 in
Wheelbase
117.9 in
117.1 in
116.7 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
5.4 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.6 in
39.8 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
37.1 in
40.8 in
41.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
59.5 in
60 in
60.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
N/A
55.6 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
40.2 in
37.4 in
38.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.1 in
38.7 in
40.9 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.5 in
58.1 in
56.8 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
N/A
59 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
60.7 ft³
72.3 ft³
87.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
30.5 ft³
33.9 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
30.5 ft³
33.9 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
43.6 ft
41.3 ft
40.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
21" x 10"
19" x 9"
20" x 9"
Rear Wheel Size
21" x 10"
19" x 9"
20" x 9.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
N/A
Double Wishbone
N/A
Rear Suspension
N/A
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P285/45HR21
P265/50HR19
P265/45VR20
Rear Tire
P285/45HR21
P265/50HR19
P275/45VR20
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Carrara White
  • Night Black
  • Alpine White
  • Jet Black
Pearl White Multi-Coat

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Dragon Orange Metallic
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Galaxy Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Matador Red Metallic
  • Navarra Blue Metallic
  • Orca Black Metallic
  • Vicuna Beige Metallic
  • Arctic Gray Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Manhattan Green Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Deep Blue Metallic
  • Midnight Silver Metallic
  • Solid Black
  • Red Multi-Coat

Standard Interior Materials

  • Arras Red, Valcona Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Valcona Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Rotor Gray, Valcona Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Black, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim
  • Black/White, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim
  • Cream, Synthetic Leather Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Canberra Beige, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Coffee, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Cognac, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Ivory White, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, (Ind) Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Tartufo, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Standard
Optional
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Optional
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Standard
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Optional
Optional
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Standard
Optional
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Optional
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Standard
Seat Memory
Standard
Standard
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Standard
Seat-Massage
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Rear A/C
Standard
Standard
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Optional
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Night Vision
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
8 Years / Unlimited Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
N/A
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A