2020 Tesla Model S vs. Its Competition

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Anthony Sophinos Anthony Sophinos Contributor

The Model S without any competition.

That is finally changing as established automakers are storming in with new cars.

The most direct competitor is from Stuttgart.

The 2020 Porsche Taycan is a killer sports sedan and blends the best design, performance, and heritage into one ultra-modern product.

Audi’s premium electric E-Tron SU wears a very conservative style, which might make it a popular choice among those not trying to be flashy trendsetters.

A more flamboyant choice is the Jaguar I-Pace crossover.

It wears a great racy body and has a practical cab-forward design.

The whole package is spacious and well-appointed.

The BMW 7-Series is a bona fide luxury hauler—but it's not electric.

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Quick Specs
Growing old though it is, the Tesla Model S still looks and feels as fresh as when it first debuted eight years ago.
The 2020 BMW 7-Series has a much bigger grille, but behind it is a posh, powerful, thirsty luxury sedan that’s loaded with tech.
The 2020 Jaguar I-Pace offers prestige, performance, and a practical body—it hits the current EV target, head-on.
The 2020 Porsche Taycan is the benchmark for electric-car performance.
Ignore the silly falcon doors and the 2020 Tesla Model X is a compelling family electric crossover.
The 2019 Audi E-Tron is the way for families to go fully electric in a familiar and very luxurious package.
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Detailed Spec Comparison
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