New model sports car companyTesla has received the Model Y label and is designed for the mass consumer due to the optimal cost of 47 thousand dollars. The electric car was presented in the vicinity of Los Angeles at the site of the Tesla design studio.
The appearance of the new car is greatsimilar to the design of the Model 3, which is not surprising, since Musk has already stated that models are created on a single platform, and 755 component parts are identical. Model Y has the traditional doors, unlike the rising “falcon wings” of the Model X crossover model. The 15-inch touch screen is installed on the console on the right side of the driver. Maximum visibility for the driver is provided by panoramic windows and roof. There is a third row of seats, providing a total capacity of the car for 7 people (the option will be available in 2021). In the trunk with the seats folded, the volume of useful space is about 1.9 cubic meters. Means autopilot vehicle present.
The first cars Model Y will arrive to customers in the fall.2020, the company has already opened pre-order processing for three configurations. The Long Range model has a power reserve of 483 km, a maximum speed of 209 km / h and accelerates from zero to 100 km / h in 5.8 seconds. The price of the model is 47 thousand dollars. AWD AWD version with a trip distance of up to 451 km accelerates to 100 km / h in 5.1 seconds and has a maximum speed of 217 km / h. Price AWD model - 51 thousand dollars. Performance option worth 60 thousand dollars has a power reserve of 451 km, the maximum speed - 241 km / h, and acceleration to 100 km / h takes only 3.7 seconds. The base Tesla Model Y is estimated at 39 thousand dollars and will be available in the spring of 2021. It has a power reserve of about 370 kilometers, a top speed of up to 193 km / h and accelerates to 96 km / h in 5.9 seconds.
According to Ilona Mask, the novelty has the functionality of an SUV, but it will ride like a sports electric car.
Source: tesla.com, theverge.com