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Tesla goes on sale with the biggest mark-down of near 30%

From:网通社 2018-11-26 14:32:25

Model 3 is an entry-level model of Tesla, which had its debut at Beijing Auto Show before. IIA learned from Tesla official that Tesla has already offered the price of Model 3 to the pre-order customers. Model 3 Long Range Dual Motors starts at 540k yuan and Model 3 Performance starts at 590k yuan.

In order that more and more Chinese consumers could enjoy Tesla products with lower vehicle cost, Tesla chooses to bear majority of tariffs. The price of Model 3 and Model X sold in China has been reduced by 12-26%.

Detailed information about Tesla Model 3

The front face of Model 3 adopts the enclosed grille design, which is pretty common for electric vehicles nowadays. The headlights on both sides have an edgy style and the internal LED light resource with the DRL lamp strip below contributes to the great lighting effect and to saving more energy meanwhile. The front bumper of the new model has a pretty simple look and there is the dynamic air intake design under the turn lights on both sides.

The side of the body has very smooth lines and the chrome trim is added around the window, fairly define. Tesla Model 3 adopts the hidden door handle design, which you need to press first and then pull the handle. And this model also supports other opening ways like the mobile phone remote control and card verification. The tail of the car is small and compact and the upper side of trunk has a duck-tail shape design. The LED taillights on both sides are blackened and presents a strong family characteristic after lighting. In addition, the performance version will be equipped with 20-inch rim and carbon fiber spoilers.

The interior of the new model is quite simple. The three-spoke steering wheel is wrapped in real leather and you can access all driver controls in the central 15-inch touchscreen. Additionally, the vents of a/c feature a unique new design and the performance model offers a white themed interior.

In terms of power, the all-wheel drive model adopts two independent motors: a new AC induction motor at the front and a permanent magnet motor for rear wheels. In addition, Model 3 All-Wheel Drive version could accelerate from 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds and the Performance version in 3.5 seconds. The maximum cruising range is 499 kilometers. 

Editor:Yu Chang