Tag: Tesla

  • Tesla ditched radar from Model 3 and Model X

    Tesla ditched radar from Model 3 and Model X

    In return, U.S. key rating groups, namely Consumer Reports and IIHS, yanked safety ratings for those vehicles. What is this about?  Tesla decided not to equip the Model 3 and Model Y with a front radar saying that a vision-only system (Tesla Vision) is” ultimately all that is needed for full autonomy.” So, starting from […]

  • Price Swing: Tesla Increases Entry Prices for Model 3 and Model Y

    Price Swing: Tesla Increases Entry Prices for Model 3 and Model Y

    Lower in February, higher in March-May 2021: it’s about the starting prices for Tesla’s Model 3 sedan and Model Y crossover. Prices grew by $500 and now they are $41,190 for the Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD with a 263-mi range and $53,190 for the Model Y Long Range with 326 miles of the […]

  • Tesla Drops Entry-Level Model Y

    Tesla Drops Entry-Level Model Y

    Tesla stops taking orders for the base Model Y Standard Range. This trim had been available only for a few weeks. Such a decision looks a bit inconsistent, given Tesla cut the Model Y’s starting price to $39,990 net just several days earlier to boost sales. It is unclear now why Tesla dropped the entry […]

  • Experts Compare Tesla Model Y And Hyundai Kona Electric

    Experts Compare Tesla Model Y And Hyundai Kona Electric

    Tesla revealed its Model Y at last. Customers will be able to touch it somewhere in the fall of 2020. Journalists of Motortrent ventured to compare this car design with that of the Hyundai Kona Electric. The all-new Tesla Model Y has been presented and probably goes into production in late 2020. 280-mile ranged AWD […]