According to the promises of the head of the company Elon musk, sales of electric sedan will begin in July of this year.
The company Tesla plans to begin mass production of electric cars, Model 3 20 February this year. According to Reuters, initially the factory in California will do a small batch of cars. Mass production of cars will begin closer to the summer.
Earlier, the head of Tesla Elon Musk has stated that he plans to start selling the car in July of this year. However, according to analysts, the start of sales of new products will be postponed to a later date.
Premiere electric sedan took place in Los Angeles in early April of last year. The Junior model is designed in the style of the flagship Model S, has a five-seat cabin and a minimalist interior without the dashboard, but with a huge display in the centre console.
The body Model 3 is made mostly of steel, although completely abandon alloy materials engineers did not. Reserve the base Model 3 will reach 340 km, but later there will be also a version with a battery capacity of 80 kWh, with which the novelty will be able to travel without recharging up to 480 km. The dynamic characteristics of the future car is also a mystery, but Musk has promised that even the basic electrostan will be able to accelerate to 100 km/h in less than six seconds.
The minimum price tag, as promised by the head of the brand of Elon Musk, is about 35 thousand dollars. And given the various tax programs for buyers of electric cars in the U.S. the real price of the car on the home market may be even lower. All the regular models will have the functions of the autopilot and compatibility with fast charging stations Supercharger.
Tesla is focused on the production of electric vehicles, founded in 2003. Since 2008 delivers on the market of sports car Tesla Roadster. In 2012, the company introduced the sedan Model S. the Headquarters of the manufacturer is in Palo Alto, California. The company employs more than two thousand people.
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