Compare 2012 Aston Martin Rapide vs 2012 Tesla Model S

2012 Aston Martin Rapide
2012 Tesla Model S
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4-Door Sedan Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic 13 19 N/A $207,895
4-Door Sedan Automatic Luxury 13 19 N/A $226,850
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4-Door Sedan
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
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
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Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$207,895
$57,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$3465 / month
$957 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
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.
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Fuel Economy
City
13 mpg N/A mpg
Highway
19 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars NA
Number of Passenger Doors
- 4
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- TBD - 55.0
Front Leg Room (in)
- TBD - 42.7
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 55.0
Second Leg Room (in)
- TBD - 35.4
Front Head Room (in)
- TBD - 38.8
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 54.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
- TBD - 57.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
83.0 94.0
Second Head Room (in)
- TBD - 35.3
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
53.5 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
- TBD - 66.9
Wheelbase (in)
117.7 116.5
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.9 77.3
Track Width, Front (in)
- TBD - 65.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 6.0
Length, Overall (in)
197.6 196.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.0 - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.2 x - TBD - 14.4 x 1.1
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
15.4 x - TBD - 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)
23.9 NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
41.0 37.0
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Rack-&-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.75 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P295/35R20 245/45R19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/40R20 245/45R19
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4387 4647
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 x 11 19 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 x 8.5 19 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - NA
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - NA
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
470 @ 6000 362 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas V12 Electric
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
443 @ 5000 325
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
5.9L/362 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
13 NA
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
15 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
19 NA
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
- - TBD -
Battery Range (mi)
- 160 (Est)
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
- - TBD -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
- - TBD -
Transmission
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - NA
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - NA
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/manual shift NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 9.73
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - NA
Trans Type
6 1
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
Aston Martin Rapide Tesla Model S
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - N/A
Suspension Type - Front
Double wishbone Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Rear
Double wishbone Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
12.2 NA
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
1 - TBD -

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