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The Tesla Model 3 - Low Cost Efficiency With Advanced Technology

The Tesla Model 3 is one of the lowest cost and most efficient EVs on the market today. Here's why you should buy one.

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Tesla Model 3 Low Cost and Efficient

The Tesla Model 3 is one of the most popular electric vehicles on the market today. It has earned a reputation as the most efficient and least expensive electric vehicle available, making it a top choice for environmentally-conscious drivers who want to save money on fuel costs.

I personally own a Model 3 RWD with LFP batteries - which allows me to charge to 100% with minimal battery degradation. The vehicle is a spaceship, and it is Tesla's least expensive and slowest vehicle - that still is very fast to drive.

The Efficiency of the Tesla Model 3

One of the main advantages of the Tesla Model 3 is its efficiency. The vehicle is powered by a high-performance electric motor that delivers quick acceleration and an impressive range. The Long Range Model 3 can travel up to 358 miles on a single charge, which is more than any other electric vehicle currently available at its price point. This means that drivers can travel long distances without having to stop and recharge their vehicle.

Tesla Model 3: Fast

You can only get long range Model 3 vehicles in Tesla's used inventory or buying them used on other channels. The standard range Model 3 has 272 miles of range and a single rear motor, and is the most efficient vehicle I've seen so far. That will change when the Aptera is released, though.

Charging the Model 3

Charging the Tesla Model 3 is also quick and easy. The vehicle can be charged at home using a standard 120-volt wall outlet, or a 240-volt home charging station. Tesla's Supercharger network also provides fast and convenient charging stations along major highways and urban centers, allowing drivers to recharge their vehicle in as little as 15 minutes.

You can also charge at the numerous charging stations available at grocery stores, places of business, or elsewhere. More and more are popping up every day.

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Other Great Things About the Model 3

Cost of the Model 3

Another advantage of the Tesla Model 3 is its low cost of ownership. The vehicle is priced at a competitive level, making it an affordable choice for drivers who want to make the switch to an electric vehicle. A standard range RWD Model 3 in 2023 costs just $42,990 and that is before any tax incentives.

That cost is several thousand dollars below the AVERAGE vehicle price in the U.S.

Tesla Model 3: Comfortable

The cost of fuel for the Model 3 is significantly less than a traditional gasoline-powered vehicle. According to Tesla, the cost to charge a Model 3 is about one-third the cost of gasoline. Just don't charge during peak hours - lunchtime to 5 PM. The cost is much greater if you do it then.

Performance of the Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 also delivers exceptional performance. The vehicle is equipped with a high-performance electric motor that delivers instant torque and quick acceleration. The Model 3 Performance can go from 0 to 60 mph in as little as 3.2 seconds, which is faster than many sports cars. The vehicle's low center of gravity and precise handling also make it a fun and enjoyable vehicle to drive.

Even the standard range Model 3 can go 0 to 60 mph in 5.8 seconds, which is still really fast.

Safety of the Model 3

Tesla focuses on the safety of their vehicles, and the Tesla Model 3 is one of the safest vehicles on the road today.

Tesla Model 3: Engineering Genius

The vehicle has earned a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), thanks to its advanced safety features and reinforced structure. The Model 3 is equipped with Autopilot, which is Tesla's advanced driver assistance system. Autopilot includes features such as adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, and automatic emergency braking, which help to prevent accidents and protect passengers.

You can get Enhanced Autopilot for $6,000 for additional features like lane changes on the freeway.

Environmental Impact of the Model 3

Finally, the Tesla Model 3 is an environmentally-friendly choice. The vehicle produces zero emissions, which helps to reduce air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions.

Additionally, the production of the Model 3 uses fewer natural resources and produces less waste than the production of a traditional gasoline-powered vehicle.

The Tesla Model 3 is the most efficient and least expensive electric vehicle on the market today. Its efficiency, low cost of ownership, exceptional performance, advanced safety features, and environmental friendliness make it a top choice for drivers who want to save money on fuel costs and reduce their carbon footprint.

My only maintenance on my Model 3 RWD has been to rotate the tires once, which was free at Discount Tire, and to change the washer fluid. That's it. I hardly ever use the brakes and see those as likely never needing to be changed. My first maintenance will probably new tires, somewhere around 25,000 to 30,000 miles and a new air filter sometime around 50,000 miles.

With its sleek design and cutting-edge technology, the Tesla Model 3 is part of the future of the automotive industry.

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Jeremy Johnson is a Tesla investor and supporter. He first invested in Tesla in 2017 after years of following Elon Musk and admiring his work ethic and intelligence. Since then, he's become a Tesla bull, covering anything about Tesla he can find, while also dabbling in other electric vehicle companies. Jeremy covers Tesla developments at Torque News. You can follow him on Twitter or LinkedIn to stay in touch and follow his Tesla news coverage on Torque News.

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