2021 Porsche Taycan vs. 2021 Tesla Model S

For buyers who are new to the hybrid vehicle market, we are here to provide you with useful industry insights to help you make a worthwhile investment choice. Here, we have compared the 2021 Porsche Taycan with the 2021 Tesla Model S for you to determine why the former offers you with more value. For any inquiries on your next hybrid ride, check out our following article and head over to our showroom for a test drive today.

Design & Style

Like all Porsches, the 2021 Porsche Taycan boasts a top-notch cabin that comes with the highest quality materials and endless customization options. Its seats are covered in a plush material with deviated color stitching for a touch of class. The car seats four with an option to add an additional middle seat at the back row. Plenty of leg and headroom are available across both rows to provide ease of movement.

The 2021 Tesla Model S comes with four doors and can support five people. Its seating is upholstered in synthetic leather which comes with ventilation and heat at the front row. All of its seats are well-padded with generous leg and headroom. Its back row may be slightly uncomfortable for three adults but two adults or three kids can enjoy reasonable comfort over longer distances.

Technology & Safety

The Porsche Taycan is loaded with a list of tech devices that include 10 speakers, Bluetooth, satellite radio, 4 USB ports, wireless charging, a 10.9 display with touchscreen, and Apple CarPlay. For safety, the car provides drivers with tech such as rain-sensing wipers, parking sensors at the front and back, rearview camera, lane keep assist, traffic sign recognition, auto high beams, lane departure warning, auto emergency brakes, adaptive headlamps, and collision warning.

The Tesla Model S features a number of technological advances such as WiFi hot spot, 5 USB ports, wireless charging, 22 speakers, Bluetooth, rear-seat display, HD radio, digital cluster, navigation, and a 17 inch touchscreen. Safety devices of the car include adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, auto emergency brakes, blind spot monitor, collision warning, and a rearview camera.


The Taycan gets its 321 hp of power from its single electric motor along with a 79 kWh battery pack. Its fuel economy has an estimated rating of 75 to 79 mpg for city and 80 to 81 mpg for highway.

The Tesla Model S is outfitted with a 100 kWh lithium-ion battery and a pair of electric motors. For EPA, the car gets roughly 121 mpg and 112 mpg for city and highway respectively.

The Bottom Line

The Taycan is pretty much a traveler-oriented vehicle that does not compromise on cabin comfort or performance. It manages to deliver a full package that combines all the important aspects that make it a great investment choice for buyers who are seeking for maximum value in their purchase.

Ready to Schedule a Porsche Cayenne Test Drive Today?

If you are keen on experiencing the luxury package of power and comfort that the 2021 Porsche Cayenne offers, we welcome you to test drive this stellar vehicle at Porsche of Princeton. We are located in Princeton, New Jersey and proudly serve buyers within the Tri-State area. Drop by our showroom today or simply call us in advance to schedule a test drive appointment.


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