2024 Tesla Model Y VS. 2024 Acura ZDX

Tesla Model Y vs. Acura ZDX 2024


2024 Tesla Model Y VS. 2024 Acura ZDX

In the realm of Electric SUVs, the Acura ZDX and Tesla Model Y are frequently finding themselves pitted against each other. Both are midsize EV SUVs offering rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive options, sharing some common ground. But they also have distinct personalities when it comes to design, features, and driving experience.

Let’s probe into the key details of these luxury EV SUVs to help you decide which Electric SUV might be the perfect fit for your discerning needs.

Electric Range: Peak Performance at Any Altitude

A crucial factor for electric vehicles is driving range. How far can these SUVs travel on a single charge? The Acura ZDX boasts an impressive range of up to 313 miles, while the Tesla Model Y offers a maximum range of 310 miles. While Acura takes the lead here by a small margin, it’s important to consider the various powertrain options available for both models.

Charging Up: Time is of the Essence

Time is precious, especially when exploring the Rockies. When it comes to charging, both vehicles offer DC fast-charging capabilities. The ZDX takes approximately 42 minutes to go from 20% to 80%, while the Tesla Model Y is likely to be possibly a bit quicker, potentially shaving off some precious minutes on your charging stop. Official information for the 2024 Model Y’s charging times haven’t been released yet.

Unleashing Power: Performance to Match the Scenery

Power your adventures with the combined muscle of electric motors. The ZDX leads the charge with a horsepower range of 490-500 hp (AWD)**, offering a thrilling driving experience. The Tesla Model Y delivers a respectable 384-456 hp. With a potential peak of 500 horsepower, the Acura ZDX boasts a slight advantage in raw power.

Call Fisher Acura today at: (303) 245-6418 or schedule a test drive of both of these Luxury SUV EVs to see which one better suits your need for instant acceleration on Colorado’s mountain roads.

Capability: Conquering Colorado’s Diverse Terrain

Colorado throws a variety of road conditions your way. The ZDX’s drivetrain with up to an impressive 500-HP, * the ZDX with dual motor AWD takes electrified performance to the next level. Feel the exhilaration as the ZDX Type S accelerates from 0–60 in under 5 seconds. Preliminary specifications shown; final specifications may differ. The Model Y’s higher trim options of the Long Range and Performance models are the only Model Y’s trims that offer dual motors providing all-wheel drive. This may potentially give the ZDX an edge in navigating Colorado’s more diverse terrain.

The Choice is Yours: Test Drive at Fisher Acura in Boulder

Both the 2024 Acura ZDX and Tesla Model Y represent exciting advancements in electric mobility. With its potential for longer range and a wider horsepower range, the ZDX is ideal for those seeking year-round maximum adventure potential by driving in Boulder.

The best way to decide? Visit Fisher Acura in Boulder today! Test drive both vehicles and experience the future of electric SUVs firsthand. Our Acura team is here to answer your questions and help you find the perfect electric companion for your Colorado adventures.

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2024 Tesla Model Y


2024 Acura ZDX
295-455 hp*


490-500 hp
309-487 lb-ft*

TORQUE (Dual Motor)

437-544 lb-ft


265/50R20 - 275/40r22*
8-Way Power Adjustable


12 & 16-Way Power Adjustable*




Downgraded in 2024
Standard Sound System with 7 Speakers, No Subwoofer


Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System with 18 Speakers









Frequently Asked Questions

What is the range of the New 2024 Acura ZDX?

The 2024 Acura ZDX can travel up to 313 miles1 in its entry-level trim, which utilizes a 358-horsepower single-motor system and RWD. Other powertrain options are also available. You can get up to 304 miles1 in the A-Spec AWD trim, which relies on a 490-horsepower dual-motor setup. The Type S high-performance model delivers up to 500 horsepower and 278 miles of range.1

Is the 2024 Tesla Model Y larger than the 2024 Acura ZDX?

The 2024 Acura ZDX is larger than the Tesla Model Y at 197.7 inches long. The Tesla SUV is 187 inches long. While front-row legroom is almost identical in both vehicles, the Acura model offers 59 inches of first-row shoulder room compared to 56.4 in the Tesla Model Y. The second row also favors the Acura SUV at 58 versus 54 inches.

What are the key differences in performance between the 2024 Acura ZDX and the 2024 Tesla Model Y?

The Acura ZDX is a five-seater all-electric SUV that can drive up to 278-313 miles on a single charge*, depending on your chosen powertrain. The Tesla Model Y can come either as a five- or seven-seater EV with an EPA-estimated 260-310-mile range.2 Despite always having two rows, the Acura ZDX is also the larger vehicle.

1- 313-mile maximum EV mode driving range rating. Based on 2024 EPA range ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.

2- EPA estimated electric-only range for fully-electric cars in miles. Actual mileage and range will vary and depend on several factors including driving and charging habits, accessory use, temperature and topography, battery age, load, and vehicle condition. Battery capacity decreases with time and use. Your total range will vary and depends on several factors including your driving habits and vehicle condition. See owner’s manual for details.

3- Charging times may vary and are influenced by several factors, including but not limited to outdoor temperature, battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition, and the overall condition of the vehicle. For precise information on charging times for a specific vehicle model, please contact our dealership.

4- This information is not verified by the official manufacturer and shall serve solely as unofficial general information. For details, visit: https://www.edmunds.com/audi/q8-e-tron/2024/st-401962082/features-specs/.

5- Towing requires the addition of the Acura accessory trailer hitch and hitch ball. Please see your Acura dealer for details. Added cargo weight in the vehicle may reduce max towing capacity, see Owners Guide for details.

6- When properly equipped.

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