Answers to popular questions
What is the real world range of the Tesla Model S Plaid?
The real world range (city + highway) in summer is ≈371 mi.
The real world range (city + highway) in winter is ≈312 mi.
Real-life figures may differ significantly depending on weather conditions and driving style.
What is the charge port type of the Tesla Model S Plaid?
The European version of the car has a Type2 charge port.
The US version of the car has a Tesla charge port.
Where can I charge the Tesla Model S Plaid?
Firstly, you can charge it at home from a regular socket.
Secondly, you can charge it at any AC charging station with the corresponding charging cable.
What is the on-board charger capacity of the Tesla Model S Plaid?
The on-board charger of the car can take up to 16.5 kW.
How long does it take to fully charge the Tesla Model S Plaid?
We recommend you to use the EV Compare charging calculator to estimate the electric vehicle charging time and cost.
- If you charge it from a regular NEMA 5-15 socket, it will take 61 h 44 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈6 mph);
- If you charge it from a NEMA 14-50 socket, it will take 14 h 28 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈27 mph);
- If you charge it at a Tesla Supercharger or any other DC charging station, the car’s battery can accept up to 250 kW of power. However, the average charging rate will be lowered to extend the battery life. What’s more, not all stations are capable of generating such power. In the best case scenario you will be able to charge your Tesla Model S Plaid 0-100% in 60 minutes.
What is the cargo capacity of the Tesla Model S Plaid?
The vehicle total cargo volume with the seats unfolded is 31.6 ft3.
What powertrain does the Tesla Model S Plaid have?
The vehicle has a 100 kWh traction battery, which powers two permanent-magnet electric motors located on the rear and front axles.
The motors produce a combined power output of 1035 hp/772 kW of power and N/A lb-ft of torque.
This enables the car to hit 0-60 mph in 1.9 s and reach a top speed of 200 mph.