As of March 2015, the base price of a 2013 Tesla Model S is approximately $59,900 before federal tax credits. Although the original price was set at $57,400 the price rose in 2012 to keep up with general inflation.
Only the basic Tesla Model S is available at $59,900. Every other Tesla Model S, including the variants with larger batteries and performance options, has also increased in price. The 60Kwh model is priced at $69,900 compared to $67,400, the 85Kwh model is priced at $79,900 up from $77,400 and the performance package is set at $94,900 as opposed to its original sticker price of $92,400. Although each model saw an increase in price, additional accessories have been added into each chassis, such as 12-way adjustable, heated front seats.