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Tesla Model 3: The Platinum Bar + Note for Musk

This week, the EPA published preliminary test results for the Tesla Model 3. And it had some pretty startling results. The most notable of which was the range of the car. Issued with the long-range model, the preliminary results had me staring at my screen in disbelief. Continue reading “Tesla Model 3: The Platinum Bar + Note for Musk”

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Tesla Model 3: Handover Heels

This is the day. The day that Tesla has been working towards from the very start. The Tesla Model 3 has finally materialised into reality, and the first production Model 3’s get handed over. 8:45 PM UTC-08:00 (Gigafactory 1 Time), 3:45PM UTC+12:00 (New Zealand Time), 5AM UTC+00:00 (UK Time), and the handover party gets live streamed all over the world. Yes, I am a Tesla fanboy. I never perceived myself as the nutty kind of Tesla fan though – at least, not until today… Continue reading “Tesla Model 3: Handover Heels”

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Tesla Model 3: It’s Here!

So, the day has finally come! The first production Tesla Model 3’s are now being paired with their proud, new, pioneering owners! Happy Model 3 day, everybody! Thanks to the time zone, it looks like we are covering this a day late, but oh well! The launch party is expected to start around 3:45pm UTC-18 (Auckland, Wellington Time), so be ready. It will be streaming live from Fremont, California via Tesla’s website. Check back later for our coverage of the full event…

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Tesla Model 3: Liftoff

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced today that the Model 3 passed all regulatory requirements two weeks ahead of schedule. He also stated that ‘SN1’, which many of us believe to be the first production Model 3, will be completed this Friday. With deliveries now imminent, it seems appropriate to delve into the spec sheet. Continue reading “Tesla Model 3: Liftoff”