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Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs. Tesla Model S Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs. Tesla Model S Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $140,200

Tesla Model S P100D   
Difference: $11,195

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182018
ModelS-ClassModel S
TrimAMG S63P100D
Body4dr Sedan, ext.4dr Hatch
Base Price $144,700 $137,000
Driver Assistance Package 2,250  
Painted brake calipers (optional) 700  
Heated second row seats 620  
Wheels, dark finish 2,200 1,500
Enhanced Autopilot   5,000
Premium interior   0
Metallic paint (extra cost)   1,000
Panoramic sunroof   2,000
Driver Assistance Package 2,093  
Painted brake calipers (optional) 651  
Heated second row seats 577  
Wheels, dark finish 2,048 0
Enhanced Autopilot   0
Premium interior   0
Metallic paint (extra cost)   0
Panoramic sunroof   0
Options (change) 5,770 9,500
Options (change) 5,369 0
Destination 925 1,200
Gas Tax 0 -7,500
Total Price $151,395 $140,200

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs. Tesla Model S

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Tesla Model S P100D
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $5,965
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $142,299
Model Year20182018
ModelS-ClassModel S
TrimAMG S63P100D
Body4dr Sedan, ext.4dr Hatch
Engine603hp V8600hp E
TransmissionT9A1
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)17/26 MPG92/105 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)590, 13580, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/40-20245/45-19
Total Price$151,395$140,200
Adjustments for Features-5,2300
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$146,165$140,200

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Features Comparison: Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs. Tesla Model S

Model Year20182018
ModelS-ClassModel S
TrimAMG S63P100D
Body4dr Sedan, ext.4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1400 
1-speed automatic $800
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, road sign aware $1150
Automated lane change $300
Automated parking system, remote $200
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100 
Heated steering wheel $100
Power charge port door $25
Power door closers$300 
Power liftgate $350
Power trunk closer$350 
Remote climate control$25 
Remote start via app$75 
Remote window/roof operation$15 
Semi-autonomous driving $600
Sunshade, rear, power$225 
Sunshades, second row, power$225 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200 
Blind spot collision prevention$150 
Blind spot warning system$200 
Brake assist$50 
Collision preparation system, rear$100 
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system$0 
Cross-traffic warning, rear$100 
Driver drowsiness monitor$150 
Knee airbag, passenger $100
Lane keeping assist$400 
Pedestrian detection$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Rear side airbags$300 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50 
Cargo cover $75
Cargo mat $40
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Storage compartment under front seat(s)$50 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity $50
Automatic air recirculation$100 
CD changer, in-dash$325 
Center stack smartphone cradle $0
DVD-compatible player$0 
Fragrance atomizer$200 
Handwriting recognition$200 
Heated washer fluid system$50 
Heated windshield washer nozzles $15
HEPA interior air filter $100
Interior air filter$0 
Media drive$15 
MP3-compatible player$50 
Navigation map updates, seven years $0
Navigation map updates, three years$0 
Near-field communications (NFC)$25 
Range alert $0
Residual heat$50 
SD Card slot$25 
SMS text-to-speech reader$25 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Washer fluid outlets in wiper blade$100 
Wi-Fi hotspot$50 
Exterior 
Body kit$0 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$25 
Front splitter spoiler$200 
Laminated front side windows$200 
Laminated rear side windows$100 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror $75
Chronometer$100 
Compass$0 
Fog light, rear$100 
Fog lights $125
Illuminated vanity mirrors, rear seat$100 
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50 
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50 
Interior ambient lighting $150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150 
Large energy flow and fuel economy display $25
Tachometer$75 
Visor mirror, driver $10
Visor mirror, passenger $10
Powertrain 
10 kW onboard charger $750
100 kWh battery pack $0
400 kWh a year of DC charging credits $200
Automatic start / stop$150 
DC quick-charging capability $750
Dual-mode exhaust$250 
High amperage charger $750
Launch control$100 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Automatic seat bolsters, driver$300 
Automatic seat bolsters, front passenger$300 
Center armrest(s), second row$50 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Door sill trim plates $100
Folding second row seats $300
Illuminated door sill trim plates$200 
Leather seating surfaces$900 
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150 
Massage, driver seat$100 
Massage, passenger seat$100 
Memory system, passenger seat$150 
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat$50 
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat$50 
Power seat belt height adjusters, front row$25 
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Rapid-heating front seats$0 
Synthetic leather seating surfaces $0
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical$500 
Crosswind stabilization$50 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$14,280$9,050
Value of Feature Adjustments$5,230$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-4,8660

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Specifications Comparison: Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs. Tesla Model S

Model Year20182018
ModelS-ClassModel S
Body4dr Sedan, ext.4dr Hatch
Wheelbase124.6 in116.5 in
Length206.5 in196.0 in
Width74.8 in77.3 in
Height58.7 in56.5 in
Curb Weight4,806 lb.4,960 lb.
Fuel Capacity21.1 gal.0.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.7 in38.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.7 in57.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in55.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.4 in42.7 in
Row 2 Headroom37.4 in35.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room59.1 in55.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in54.7 in
Row 2 Legroom43.1 in35.4 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
16.3 ft331.6 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
16.363.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz S-Class AMG S63

Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Pedestrian detection50No
Lane keeping assist400Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Total Requested135069%
Total Not Requested60031%

Option Package Details
Tesla Model S P100D

Enhanced Autopilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed, road sign aware900No
Automated lane change300No
Automated parking system, remote200No
Semi-autonomous driving600No
Total Requested70026%
Total Not Requested200074%
Premium interior
FeatureValueRequested?
Synthetic leather seating surfaces0No
Synthetic suede headliner650Yes
Total Requested650100%
Total Not Requested00%

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