In comparing the Tesla Model S's and the Mercedes-Benz EQS's specifications and ratings, the Tesla Model S has the advantage in the areas of resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Tesla Model S's and the Mercedes-Benz EQS's specifications and ratings, the Tesla Model S is a better car than the Mercedes-Benz EQS.
Tesla Model S vs. Mercedes-Benz EQS Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Tesla Model S loses 52.3 percent of its value and the Mercedes-Benz EQS loses 69.2 percent of its value. This means the Tesla Model S retains 16.9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Mercedes-Benz EQS.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Tesla Model S’s base engine makes 670 horsepower, and the Mercedes-Benz EQS base engine makes 355 horsepower.