Model 3, the first Tesla’s mass-market electric vehicle

Tesla Model 3

Designed and built as first mass-market electric vehicle, Model 3 it’s a critical step in Tesla’s mission to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy.

Tesla Model 3Like every Tesla vehicle, Model 3 combines range, performance, safety and technology. Intelligent design maximizes interior space to comfortably fit five adults and all of their gear. The high-efficiency powertrain provides zero to 100 km/h acceleration in as little as 3.7 seconds.

In the U.S., the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently awarded Model 3 Rear-Wheel Drive with a 5-star safety rating in every category and sub-category.

Tesla Model 3Combined with 346* to 499 kilometers of range and a starting price of $35,000 before incentives, Model 3 is Tesla’s most affordable vehicle yet.

Model 3 is currently in production, and deliveries to employee reservation holders began on July 28, 2017 at the Tesla Factory in Fremont, CA. Deliveries will begin in Europe during the first half 2019.

* EPA estimated range

Standard Equipment

Base Price – $35,000

Standard Battery

  • Range: 346 kilometers (EPA estimated)
  • Production of the standard battery option is due to start later this year

Long Range Battery

  • Range: 499 kilometers (EPA)
  • Available now in the US and Canada

Long Range Battery Performance Specs

Rear-Wheel Drive

  • 0-100 km/h: 5.4 seconds
  • Top speed: 225 km/h

All-Wheel Drive

  • 0-100 km/h: 4.8 seconds
  • Top speed: 233 km/h


  • 0-100 km/h: 3.7 seconds
  • Top speed: 250 km/h (with Performance Upgrade Package)

Tesla Model 3Interior

  • 15” touchscreen display
  • Dual zone climate control system
  • FM radio and Bluetooth® connectivity, with on-demand & internet radio capability
  • Textile seating
  • Front center console with open storage and two USB ports


  • Maps and navigation with real-time traffic-based routing
  • Wi-Fi and cellular internet capability
  • Keyless entry and remote climate control using the Tesla app
  • Voice activated controls
  • Bluetooth hands-free calling and media streaming
  • 60/40 split folding rear seat to maximize cargo options
  • Back-up camera
  • Auto dimming rear-view mirror
  • One-touch power windows throughout
  • Power-adjustable side mirrors
  • 12-volt power outlet


  • Full LED exterior lighting
  • Eight cameras, forward radar and twelve ultrasonic sensors enabling active safety

technologies including collision avoidance and automatic emergency braking

  • Six front row and two side curtain airbags
  • Three-point safety belts with belt-reminders for driver and four passengers
  • Two LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) attachments in second row
  • Electronic stability and traction control
  • Four-wheel antilock disc brakes with electronic parking brake
  • Child safety locks
  • Anti-theft alarm system
  • Tire pressure monitoring system


  • Vehicle: 4 year, 80,000 kilometer limited warranty
  • Battery warranty: 8 year, 160,000 kilometer with Standard Battery, 192,000 kilometer with

Long Range Battery


Model 3 can be customized with various options and packages, and is available in a number of different configurations, including Dual-Motor All-Wheel Drive for superior performance and traction in any weather and Model 3 Performance for best-in-class acceleration.

Tesla Model 3Vehicle specifications

Dimensions & Weight

  • Length: 4,694mm
  • Width: 2,088mm (1,933mm with mirrors folded)
  • Height: 1,443mm
  • Wheelbase: 2,875mm
  • Track (wheel center): 1,580mm front and rear
  • Ground clearance: 140mm
  • Head room, standard: 1,006mm front row, 958mm second row
  • Head room, glass roof: 1,024mm front row, 958mm second row
  • Leg room: 1,085mm front row, 894mm second row
  • Shoulder room: 1,430mm front row, 1,372mm second row
  • Hip room: 1,356mm front row, 1,331mm second row
  • Seating capacity: 5 adults
  • Total luggage capacity: 542 liters
  • Curb weight:

○ 1,726 kgs(Model 3 Long Range, Rear Wheel)

○ 1,847 kgs (Model 3 Long Range, Dual Motor)

○ 1,847 kgs (Model 3 Performance)


  • Hybrid steel/aluminum body
  • Drag coefficient of 0.23


  • Double wishbone, virtual steer axis front suspension with coil over twin-tube shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
  • Independent multi-link rear suspension with twin-tube shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
  • Variable ratio, speed sensitive electronic power steering
  • Electromechanically boosted four wheel anti-lock disc brakes with electronic brake force


  • 18” Aero or 19” Sport wheels with all-season tires, 20” Performance wheels with summer tires

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