True to its brand slogan “Accelerate the advent of sustainable transport”, Tesla has delivered yet another sensation – the Model 3. The Model 3 comes with exciting features clubbed with eco-friendly technology so that you enjoy it Guilt free!!
Let’s take a look at the features, specifications and variants of the all-new TESLA MODEL 3 Electric Sedan.
TESLA Model 3 features
Just like the other models of Tesla, Model 3 also comes with some exciting features. Below we list a few of those.
Tesla Theater allows you to watch Netflix, Hulu and Youtube when the car is parked. Hence waiting at charging stations would make it easier.
Using this App from your phone, the Model 3 will come to the place where you are standing. All you need to ensure is that the car should be in the range of visibility.
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The Model 3 comes equipped with a 15-inch multifunction touch tablet mounted horizontally in the middle of the dashboard: All the controls like AC, charging, navigation are displayed here.
The car is a bit compact so the rear seat seems cramped, but the front seats are quite impressive.
Model 3 is impressive and definitely stands out in the crowd. The roofline is sweeping aerodynamic, handles are flush to the door. It’s matte-grey 20inch wheels and carbon-fibre spoiler amplify the design.
Model 3 comes in 4 colour options:
- Pearl White
- Solid Black
- Deep Blue Metallic
- Red Mica
Tesla Model 3 Variants:
Tesla has launched the Tesla Model 3 in 6 variants.
- Long Range RWD
- Long Range AWD
- Mid Range
- Standard Range Plus
- Standard Range
Officially Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus Version delivers EPA-rated all-electric range of 402 km and Long-range Versions deliver 518 km on a single charge.
Tesla Model 3 (Standard Range Plus) Specifications
|Electric Drivetrain||Rear Motor||Interior Permanent Magnet (IPM) synchronous|
|Powertrain||Single-motor rear-wheel drive|
|Electric motor torque (Nm)||450 Nm|
|Battery capacity||54 kWh|
|Acceleration (0-60 mph in a sec)||5.3|
|Top Speed (kmph)||225|
|CO2 Emission||0g/ kg|
|Transmission||Transmission||Single-speed fixed gear 9:1 ratio|
|Dimensions and Weight||Length x Width x Height (mm)||4694 x 1850 x 1443|
|Kerb weight (kg)||1645|
|Turning circle radius (feet)||38.8|
|Brakes||Brake Type||4-wheel disc|
|Suspension||Front Suspension||Double Wishbone|
|Wheels and Tyres||Size||18” X8.5”|
|Type||Aluminium wheels covered with Plastic Aerodynamic Hubcap|
|Charging||AC Charging||48 km range per hour|
|DC Charging||up to 170 kW(V3 Supercharger)|
|Range and Efficiency||Certified full charge range||402 km|
|Energy efficiency (Wh/km)||150|
|Warranty||Basic Vehicle||4 years or 50,000 mi (whichever comes first)|
|Battery & Drive Unit||8 years or 120,000 mi (whichever comes first)|
|Key Safety Features||Standard automated emergency braking|
|Standard Lane Departure Warning|
|Standard Adaptive Cruise Control|
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Model 3 is indeed impressive. However, the only disappointments are that there’s no complimentary scheduled maintenance and its coverage doesn’t Include corrosion protection.