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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Rumors about the creation of the first budget electric car Tesla has confirmed

American automobile company Tesla Motors, specializing in the production of electric vehicles, held a presentation of its most affordable models of electric cars Tesla Model 3. Earlier in the Internet already leaked unofficial information that the Corporation is working on a similar project, but the confirmation she got just now.

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The cost of “budget” electric vehicle new model will be 35 thousand dollars. So far, the Tesla Model 3 is available only for pre-order, but in the next year, according to company officials, the first cars of this model may find owners as early as next year.

Without recharging the car will be able to travel up to 350 kilometers, the developers promise. The base model will accelerate to 100 km in less than 6 seconds, and further planned modifications of machines that can pick up speed even faster. Thus, according to the General Director of Tesla Motors Elon musk, the manufacturer paid special attention to driver safety.

As was stated during the presentation, each car will be equipped with autopilot. In the cabin can comfortably fit up to five adults.

The company Tesla Motors was founded in 2003 and is named after the world famous electrical engineer and physicist Nikola Tesla. In 2015, the company’s losses amounted to 890 million dollars, the Corporation claim that this is due to the development costs of new models.

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