Available: ETA Q4, 2019
The long range variant of Tesla's "mass-market" Model 3 sedan features a 75kWh battery and dual motor, all-wheel drive for improved handling and control. It's range, according to Tesla's website is 310 miles (around 500km), it has a top speed of 230km/hr and can accelerate from 1-100km in just under 4.8 seconds. It's expected to come onto the Australian market at around $A65,000.
|EV Type||BEV||Charging Plugs (AC)||Type 2|
|BEV Range (km)||Charging Plugs (DC)||CCS2, Tesla Supercharger|
|Real World Range (km)||500||Max Charge Rate (kW, AC/DC)||20/TBC|
|Battery Size (kWh)||75||Tow Rating (kg)|
|Max. Power (kW)||Max. Torque (Nm)|
Reviews & Road Trips
- Australian Tesla customers get to see and touch, but not yet drive, a Model 3- Thousands of reservation holders invited to inspect "mass market" Tesla Model 3 EV in Australia for first time. They will have to wait at least another year for delivery.
- Tesla increases Supercharger prices, cuts jobs in expansion bid- Musk says Tesla needs to trim its workforce if it can hope to deliver a truly affordable "mass market" Model 3. The company has also put up its EV Supercharger rates.
- Elon Musk ends Tesla referral program to cut costs for Model 3- A deal offering free charging to Tesla drivers who recruit new sales has been cut short, ending it before the Model 3 has even arrived on Australian shores.
- Tesla introduces self-schedule servicing in Australia and NZ- Tesla owners can now schedule their own servicing via the EV maker's website, when....and if (!) they need to.