According to the forecasts of Tesla, an electric crossover Model Y should become the new best seller of the brand.
The new crossover of Tesla, which will be called Y Model, will be presented next year.
The novelty will receive a open up the door. Earlier, the head of Tesla Elon Musk called this mechanism “the wing of the Falcon”. For the first time these doors were demonstrated at the first crossover brand – Model X. According to unofficial data, the model will get the battery pack with a capacity of about 70 kilowatt-hours. The minimum reserve for the new electric crossover will be about 370 miles.
The machine is equipped with an Autonomous control system of the new generation. Technology will include 8 cameras and 12 ultrasonic sensors, and radar. Prices for a novelty are not yet known. Most likely, the price of the entry-level CUV will be a few thousand dollars more than the sedan Model 3, which would cost around $ 35,000. According to forecasts, Tesla, Model Y might become the new best-selling American brand.
As for the Model 3 sedan, its sales should begin this summer. Premiere electric sedan took place in Los Angeles in early April of last year. The Junior model was 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 be 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.
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