Our Tesla Model 3 Proves EVs Are Cheaper When Charged at Home

Tesla Model 3 Home Charging

We've averaged 5.5 cents per mile assuming all at-home charging, but using Tesla's Superchargers cost the equivalent of nearly $9 per gallon and roughly double the per-mile cost.Owning a Tesla Model 3 (or any electric car) can substantially reduce fuel costs compared to a gas-powered car, but only when it's charged at home.Tesla's Superchargers are fast but pricey, averaging the equivalent of nearly $9 per gallon.Based on the national average electricity cost and average cost of premium unleaded gas, we've spent roughly $1200 less powering our long-term Model 3 compared to our long-term BMW M340i test car.We've had a 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range in our long-term fleet for a little over a year to get the complete Tesla...

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Tesla Model Y Standard Range specifications and pricing revealed

Tesla Model Y pricing revealed

The Standard Range (SR) variant of Tesla’s Model Y is now available in the US, revealing specifications and pricing for the EV maker’s entry-level electric crossover as well as the availability of the long-awaited 7-seater option.The Tesla Model Y SR will cost US drivers $US40,490 ($A52,523 at today’s rates) plus a compulsory $US1,200 ($A1,556) delivery charge, and offer up to 392km driving range according to its US-based EPA rating.It has a top speed of 217km/hr and can reach 100km/hr in just under 5.5 seconds (Tesla’s US website states 5.3 seconds to reach 60mph).With the $US3,000 ($A3,890) 7-seater option selected, the price comes to $US44,690 ($A57,987 converted) including delivery.The entry-level variant has been made available by the Tesla nearly two years...

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Is This Awesome Looking Tesla Model S Two-Door Convertible Real?

Tesla Model S Two-Door Convertible

Even though we don’t know for sure if this topless, two-door Tesla Model S is real, we kind of want to believe that it is.The images that have been circulating the past day on numerous forums and social media accounts including Tesla Owners UK show the vehicle on display inside of a dealership that appears to be based in Europe – judging by the cars outside and building architecture. We can’t find any distinguishable flaws with the images, so it’s either real or a damn good (and very detailed, given all the angles) Photoshop effort.Some of the lines, together with the overall size of the Model S give this two-door convertible iteration a sort of Maserati GranCabrio vibe. It’s sleek,...

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The Chinese-made Tesla Model Y has been started delivered

The Chinese-made Tesla Model Y has been started delivered

Tesla has begun rolling out locally made Tesla Model Y crossover vehicles in China, reaching an important milestone in the world's largest auto market.The electric carmaker announced the news on Twitter on Monday, releasing photos of the SUV being purchased from a company showroom.The Model Y is the second vehicle Tesla (TSLA) has made and sold in China, after deliveries of the Model 3 kicked off last year. Both lines are being produced at the company's sprawling Gigafactory in Shanghai, where manufacturing started in 2019.The Model Y starts at 339,900 yuan ($52,400) for the "long range" version, and 369,900 yuan ($57,000) for the "performance" version.Deliveries began Monday in cities including Shanghai, Hangzhou and Wuhan, the company said in a Chinese...

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2021 Tesla Model 3

2021 Tesla Model 3

Is the 2021 Tesla Model 3 a Good Car?Yes, the 2021 Tesla Model 3 is a good car. It has one of the longest driving ranges of any vehicle in the luxury hybrid and electric car class, which should soothe range anxiety concerns. The rest of its performance is similarly impressive, with deft handling and lightning-like acceleration. Inside, this sedan sports a minimalist cabin design and a competitive cargo capacity. However, space in the rear seat is snug, and the large touch screen can be hard to use while driving.Should I Buy the 2021 Tesla Model 3?While the Model 3 is a great sedan, there are plenty of great electric cars worth considering. The Tesla Model S is significantly more...

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Tesla Model S and Model X Charging

Tesla Model S and Model X Charging

Tesla Model S and Model X charging: everything you need to knowTesla Motors produces some of the most talked-about electric cars in the industry, the Model S and the Model X. Marketed as luxury electric vehicles (EVs), Tesla’s stylish products come with a long travel range and a price tag to match. Understanding your Tesla charging station options is an important part of electric car ownership.At home charging stations and Superchargers for Tesla carsIt can take anywhere from an hour to 12 hours to charge your Tesla. Your Tesla charge time is dependent on how full your car’s battery is and the type of charging station that you use.Every Tesla comes with some basic charging options. When you buy your...

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Tesla Super Charger Talk

Tesla Super Charger Talk

A Tesla Supercharger is a 480-volt direct current fast-charging technology built by American vehicle manufacturer Tesla, Inc. for their all-electric cars. The Supercharger network was introduced in 2012. As of November 8, 2020, Tesla operates over 20,000 Superchargers in over 2,016 stations worldwide (an average of 10 chargers per station). There are 1042 stations in North America, 559 in Europe, and 415 in the Asia/Pacific region. Supercharger stalls have a connector to supply electrical power at 72 kW, 150 kW or 250 kW.Tesla Model S was the first car to be able to use the network, followed by the Tesla Model X, Tesla Model 3, and Tesla Model Y. Some Tesla cars have free supercharging for life, some have 100-400...

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Tesla Charging At Home

Tesla Charging At Home

Tesla Charging At Home is mostly Tesla Owner to choose for charging. Because when they do Tesla Charging At Home, they can charge it at night at home, and don't need to go out for public charging.Tesla Charging Basics: What to Know & Why You CareEach level of charging delivers different charging speeds. Different Tesla configurations have a maximum charge power they can accept. Choosing the right Tesla charger minimizes hassle and installation costs. And maximizes your enjoyment of electric driving. Keep reading to make charging levels as easy as 1, 2, 3.First, an “EV Charger” Can Refer to Two Different ThingsInternal or “On-Board” ChargerThe on-board charger is a component inside the car. The OBC manages internal power flow to...

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Tesla Model 3 Charging Guide

Tesla Model 3 Charging Guide

Tesla’s Model 3 is the company’s popular compact saloon, sitting below the Model S in the line-up, but still promising long driving ranges. With prices competing against the established executive saloon competition of Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Lexus, and Mercedes Benz, the Model 3 looks set to prove a huge seller in the UK. Now showing you Tesla Model 3 Charging Guide:Available with a choice of ranges, the Model 3 will cover between 250 and 350 miles on a single charge, depending on model. The Model 3 qualifies for OLEV’s Category 1 Plug-in Car Grant, which takes £3,000 off the cost of a new model, but only for those models that cost less than the £50,000 threshold. Buyers are likely to...

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Korea Tesla Model 3

Korea Tesla model 3

In August 2020, the sales volume of imported cars from South Korea Tesla Model 3 Market was 22,885 units, an increase of 21.8% month-on-month and a year-on-year increase of 24.9%. At the same time, domestic domestic car sales in August fell 5.6% year-on-year and 22.6% month-on-month. So this comparison , It can be seen that the Korean imported car market has seen a substantial increase. It can also reflect from one aspect that the models in the Korean domestic market are less attractive than imported cars in terms of product power.The sales champion in August was the BMW 5 Series. The sales volume of the BMW 5 Series reached 2,834 vehicles in August, an increase of 56.9% month-on-month and 14.8%...

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