American electric car manufacturer Tesla is known for his love of the permanent postponement of the presentation and release of new models on sale, but with a compact crossover Model Y the company decided to get ahead of schedule and has already started to hand over the first copies to customers. In fact, the rush is understandable, after all, the Model Y is said to be the best selling car Tesla, which will put the company on track permanent high profits.
In fact, the Model Y is the sedan Model 3 “on steroids”, since both models share a common platform and many components. Crossover combines practicality, is famous for manufacturability and safety of Tesla is also high dynamic performance and reasonable by the standards of the segment price. In short, the novelty really has all the makings of a bestseller.
Speaking of prices, we will remind that now on the market leave only the top-end modification of Model Y, but they are quite expensive for American motorists. So, the version with extended range, two motors and all-wheel drive starts at $52 990. This version sprints to first hundred on the speedometer in less than 5 seconds, top speed 217 km/h, range of up to 509 km away. More sports modification with improved engines worth $990 60 but to 100 km/h it accelerates in little more than 3.5 seconds.
In addition to increasing dynamic performance, sports version is also different lowered suspension, powerful brakes and exclusive 21-inch wheels Uberturbine. But the basic version Tesla Model Y will begin to enter the market only in early 2021 with the price of about $39 000 and a reserve of 370 km.