Model S Top Features

The Model S is an amazing car with a huge set of features, many of which are unavailable on any other vehicle.  This is a short list of what we consider the top features included with the Model S:

Hot Features

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All ElectricDelivers economical, quiet, gas-free driving
Aluminum BodyLight weight with no possibility of rust
Excellent stylingFresh design avoids looking strange just to be different
Glass CockpitThe instrument panel and control areas appear on high-resolution screens
Great HandlingLow center of gravity and clever design make for great handling
Smooth RideOptional air-suspension soaks up the bumps in the road
AccelerationHigh-acceleration without lag, 0-60 in 3.1 seconds with P85D model
Safety8-air bags, traction control and has a 5-star crash rating in all categories
Comfortable interiorFlat floor without humps makes for a open airy interior
SuperchargingGet 150 miles of range in just 20-30 minutes for free!
(included on all current models)
Automatic BrakeParking brake is automatically set when in Park
5 Adults plus 2 KidsTwo kids sit in optional rear-facing seats
Large cargo capacityAmple rear trunk space expands with fold-down seats, plus additional space in the front
HOA AccessIn select states, such as California, electric vehicles with solo drivers can get access to HOA carpool lanes with an access permit
Active Cruise ControlFollows cars in front at a safe distance and will use braking if needed to come to a complete stop
Auto Pilot HardwareDesigned for a free future upgrade for self-parking, collision avoidance
 AWDAll-wheel drive models offer increased traction and stability in poor weather conditions

Cool Exclusives*

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Huge Touch ScreenControls and information appear on a huge 17″ high-definition touch screen
Web BrowserA full web browser is built in and ready to use
Google MapsIncludes 7 years of free updates, with road, satellite and traffic views
Full UI AccessWhile driving the passenger and driver have full User-interface access. No annoying lockouts or “lawyer” screens to deal with.
Wireless connectivityBuilt in WiFi and 3G/4G/LTE cellular connection allows for over-the-air updates and much more
Great RangeWith the S85D model, it offers 270 miles of range (EPA), more than double of any other production electric car
Flush Door HandlesLighted handles extend when you approach the car and retract after use
Auto LockWalk away from the car and the car locks itself
Panoramic Glass RoofOptional glass roof is one of the largest available on any vehicle
Instant Heat/CoolHeat/Cooling starts immediately when needed (no engine warm up needed).
Dual USB portsCharge devices and play music files
Remote Control AppAndroid and iPhone apps allow you to lock/unlock, honk horn, see where your car currently is on a map, and control charging and more
Extensive LightingOver 400 LEDs throughout include many conveniences and looks great inside and out
GPS Ride HeightRemembers desired ride height at GPS locations (with optional Air Suspension)
GPS HomelinkRemembers where you use homelink and highlights the correct selection

* When introduced by Tesla
Some features listed are part of optional packages. Check with Tesla Motors for the latest features and options.