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Acura TLX vs. Tesla Model 3 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Acura TLX vs. Tesla Model 3 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $34,025

Acura TLX   
Difference: $5,665

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year202020202020202020202020
ModelTLXTLXTLXModel 3Model 3Model 3
TrimBaseV6V6 PMC EditionStandard Range PlusLong RangePerformance
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $33,000 $36,200 $49,850 $39,990 $48,990 $56,990
Enhanced Autopilot       5,000 5,000 5,000
Metallic paint (extra cost)       1,000 1,000 1,000
Enhanced Autopilot       0 0 0
Metallic paint (extra cost)       0 0 0
Options (change) 0 0 0 6,000 6,000 6,000
Options (change) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Destination 1,025 1,025 1,025 1,200 1,200 1,200
Gas Tax 0 0 0 -7,500 -7,500 -7,500
Total Price $34,025 $37,225 $50,875 $39,690 $48,690 $56,690

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Acura TLX vs. Tesla Model 3

Lowest Adjusted Price: Acura TLX
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $4,155
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $6,941
Model Year202020202020202020202020
ModelTLXTLXTLXModel 3Model 3Model 3
TrimBaseV6V6 PMC EditionStandard Range PlusLong RangePerformance
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine206hp I4290hp V6290hp V6258hp E346hp E450hp E
TransmissionS8T9T9A1A1A1
DrivetrainFWDFWDAWDRWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)355, 7355, 7355, 7?, ??, ??, ?
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-17225/50-18245/40-19235/45-18235/45-18235/45-18
Total Price$34,025$37,225$50,875$39,690$48,690$56,690
Adjustments for Features0-300-7,140-1,510-3,210-3,210
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$34,025$36,925$43,735$38,180$45,480$53,480
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,900$9,710$0$7,300$15,300

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Features Comparison: Acura TLX vs. Tesla Model 3

Model Year202020202020202020202020
ModelTLXTLXTLXModel 3Model 3Model 3
TrimBaseV6V6 PMC EditionStandard Range PlusLong RangePerformance
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed automated manual$1300     
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1400$1400   
1-speed automatic   $800$800$800
FWD$0$0    
AWD  $1700 $1700$1700
RWD   $0  
Accessories 
Active noise reduction$0$0$0   
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000$1000$1000   
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, road sign aware   $1150$1150$1150
Automated lane change   $300$300$300
Automated parking system, remote   $200$200$200
Heated steering wheel  $100   
Remote app   $25$25$25
Remote keyless entry$225$225$225   
Remote start  $150   
Remote window/roof operation$15$15$15   
Semi-automated parking system   $500$500$500
Semi-autonomous driving   $600$600$600
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250$250$250   
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power   $350$350$350
Universal garage door opener$100$100$100   
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras  $500   
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200$200   
Blind spot warning system  $200   
Cross-traffic warning, rear  $100   
Knee airbag, passenger   $100$100$100
Lane keeping assist$400$400$400   
Obstacle detection, front  $200$200$200$200
Obstacle detection, rear  $300$300$300$300
Pedestrian detection$50$50$50   
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100$100$100   
Rearview camera$200$200 $200$200$200
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100$100$100   
Wide-view rear camera$0$0$0   
Cargo Management 
Console with shifter$150$150$150   
Console without shifter   $150$150$150
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25$25   
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity   $50$50$50
Android Auto support$100$100$100   
Apple CarPlay support$100$100$100   
Aux input$50$50$50   
CD player$125$125$125   
DVD-Audio-compatible player  $0   
Electrically heated windshield  $250   
HD radio  $50   
In-vehicle Internet   $150$150$150
Interior air filter$0$0$0   
Media drive  $15   
MP3-compatible player$50$50$50   
Navigation system  $600$600$600$600
Rain-sensing wipers  $175$175$175$175
Range alert   $0$0$0
Satellite radio$200$200$200   
SMS text-to-speech reader$25$25$25   
Surround sound  $250$250$250$250
Telematics service, such as OnStar  $300   
Traffic + travel information  $25   
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75    
Voice control for nav and audio  $100$100$100$100
Wireless charging station  $75   
Exterior 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$25$25$25   
Glass roof panel(s)   $300$300$300
Rear spoiler  $200   
Sunroof$900$900$900   
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror  $75$75$75$75
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror  $75$75$75$75
Compass$0$0$0   
Digital instruments   $0$0$0
Fog lights  $125$125$125$125
Interior ambient lighting$150$150$150   
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25$25$25   
Power-folding mirrors  $50$50$50$50
Spotter mirror(s)$50$50$50   
Tachometer$75$75$75   
Powertrain 
10 kW onboard charger   $750$750$750
54 kWh battery pack   $0  
75 kWh battery pack    $0 
DC quick-charging capability   $750$750$750
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100$100$100   
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats  $300   
Heated second row seats  $200   
Leather seating surfaces  $900   
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat   $150$150$150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat   $150$150$150
Power height adjuster, passenger seat $100$100$100$100$100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100$100   
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat  $100   
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat $100$100$100$100$100
Synthetic leather seating surfaces$0$0 $0$0$0
Synthetic suede door panel trim   $250$250$250
Upgraded floor mats  $0   
Wood trim   $300$300$300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$100$100$100   
Alloy wheels   $350$350$350
Machined alloy wheels$350$350$350   
Rear wheel steering$1500$1500$1500   
Total Value of Features$8,215$8,515$15,355$9,725$11,425$11,425
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$300$7,140$1,510$3,210$3,210
Value of Feature Adjustments0-8-144240415357

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Specifications Comparison: Acura TLX vs. Tesla Model 3

Model Year20202020
ModelTLXModel 3
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase109.3 in113.2 in
Length191.7 in184.8 in
Width73.0 in72.8 in
Height57.0 in56.8 in
Curb Weight3,506 lb.3,555 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.2 gal.0.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom37.2 in39.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.5 in56.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.3 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.6 in42.7 in
Row 2 Headroom36.7 in37.7 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.4 in54.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room54.9 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom34.5 in35.2 in
Cargo Volume14.3 ft315.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus

Enhanced Autopilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, road sign aware900No
Automated lane change300No
Automated parking system, remote200No
Semi-autonomous driving600No
Total Requested2007%
Total Not Requested250093%

Option Package Details
Tesla Model 3 Long Range

Enhanced Autopilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, road sign aware900No
Automated lane change300No
Automated parking system, remote200No
Semi-autonomous driving600No
Total Requested2007%
Total Not Requested250093%

Option Package Details
Tesla Model 3 Performance

Enhanced Autopilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, road sign aware900No
Automated lane change300No
Automated parking system, remote200No
Semi-autonomous driving600No
Total Requested2007%
Total Not Requested250093%

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