Tesla Model 3 will be officially unveiled on 31 March,and according presupposed performance is expected to be alongside with rivals such as sre the BMW 3 Series and Lexus IS
Production and deliveries of Model 3 due to start in 2017, and last month the director of the company, Elon Musk confirmed that orders for this model will be enabled immediately after its official presentation in March. In all likelihood, it will be shown only a prototype, not a final version that will hit the market next year.
By 31 March will not know our official technical details, but expected level of performance to be close to the M3 (able to accelerate 0-100 km / h in 4.1 seconds) and M4 models of BMW.
The batteries for Model 3 will be produced in the new Tesla gigafabric in Nevada that will begin operations later this year and thanks to advanced technology in the past two years, will be smaller group, lighter and will have more aero-efficient armor. There chances with a full charge, the car can pass the same mileage as the BMW M3 with a full tank of fuel (theoretical to 680km), though Musk says realistically, that range would be just over 320km.
It is rumored that Model 3 will be 20% smaller than the Model S, but also cheaper – starting price in the UK would be less than € 40,000, which is “nothing” compared to S and X models that cost an average of 65.000 euros.
In connection with the name Elon has already shared the anecdote when a friend asked him how it will be called the third model, he said, is likely to be E, because you already have models S and X, so all models together would sped word sex. That would have happened if Ford does not threatened to sue because they wanted to use the same name (Model E)