Founded: 2003 Key Figures: Martin Eberhard, Marc Tarpenning Notable People: Elon Musk Current Number of EVs: Four (Model S, Model X, Model 3, Model Y) Best-Selling EV: Model 3 Price Range: $46,990-$138,990
Founded: 2007 Key Figures: Bernard Tse, Sam Weng, Sheaupyng Lin Notable People: Peter Rawlinson Current Number of EVs: One (Lucid Air) Best-Selling EV: Lucid Air Price Range: $77,400-$179,000
– The 2023 Lucid Air reportedly delivers speeds of 0-60 MPH in 2.6 seconds and an EPA estimated range of 516 miles between charges. – The Tesla with the longest EPA estimated range is the Model S Long Range Plus with 402 miles between charges.
Pros: With four models available now, Tesla has more vehicles to choose from Cons: Frequently embroiled in controversies, both surrounding its batteries and its CEO
Pros: After years as a battery and powertrain manufacturer, you know the Lucid Air will be dependable in these key areas Cons: With only one EV to its name, there’s not much for customers to choose from