Tesla Model 3 Spotted During Filming – Video

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Tesla Model 3 spotted during filming; deliveries to begin towards the end of 2017

A Tesla Model 3 prototype has been caught on camera on the streets of Marina Del Rey in southern California. With the Model S camera car in front of it, the Model 3 must have been doing promotional shooting. The video has given a better idea of the proportion and design ideology of the global all-electric model from Tesla.

Already 3,25,000 pre-orders have been made within just a week as Tesla banking high on the Model 3. They could face time lag in deliveries as the first set of Model 3 production-versions will be available only by the end of 2017 and the prototype seen in the video may not be the final finished product either.

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Last week, Elon Musk said this is just the phase one of the Model 3 unveil as the second part will be hosted towards the end of the product’s release. With the starting price of the model 3 at $35,000, less than half the price of the Model S and Model X, the first 200,000 customers will be receiving federal tax credit of $7,500.


The Tesla Model 3 will be offered with rear-wheel drive system as standard while the dual-motor all-wheel drive configuration will be given as optional. It can comfortably seat five occupants according to Tesla with a battery pack enough to squeeze out a driving range of 215 miles (346 kilometres) as certified by EPA.

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The lack of internal combustion engine meant that the wheel arches have been pushed further to the edge with the driver and co-passenger space moved in front to add extra stylishness and cabin space. It is claimed to do 96 kmph from standstill in under six seconds and features standard autopilot and a 15-inch tablet-alike touchscreen infotainment system. Tesla is exploring ways to boost up the production and a factory could be established in France to meet the demands of the European market as French ministry expressed support.

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