When it comes to electric vehicles, Tesla leads the world. The American brand began producing EVs back in 2008, and just 12 years later, its lineup includes two sedans and a couple of SUVs. The all-wheel drive 2020 Tesla Model X is its largest and most expensive model. Introduced in 2015, it hasn’t changed much over the years, but Tesla has made continuous improvements to the SUV’s range and performance that have kept it well ahead of its competitors. Today, it’s the country’s best selling electrically powered crossover.
Last year, Audi introduced its own all-electric all-wheel drive SUV, and the Audi e-tron is the industry’s first real rival for the Model X. A bit larger than an Audi Q5, the mid-size 2020 Audi e-tron is a worthy competitor for Elon Musk’s SUV. It’s an all-new vehicle, sharing many of its design elements with the larger Audi Q8, and it delivers the style, luxury, and performance expected from the German automaker. But which is best? Let’s examine the 2020 Tesla Model X and 2020 Audi e-tron in key areas and decide.