The Tesla Model 3 Performance can be bought directly from Tesla for around £59990 as standard, excluding any extras and upgrades.
Drivetrain and Performance
The Tesla Model 3 Performance is an all-electric, 5 seater Saloon with All Wheel Drive and Automatic transmission. It has a top speed of around 162mph and does 0-62 in 3.4 Seconds. It can produce a maximum torque of around 553lb-ft.
Range and Efficiency
The average range you can expect from the Tesla Model 3 Performance on a full charge is around 329 Miles and the energy efficiency is around 265 Watt hours per mile (Wh/mi). Both of these figures were calculated by the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP).
The range and efficiency you get from the car will vary considerably, depending on a wide variety of factors such as: Driving style, weather, quality of road, traffic, cargo load, passenger load, tyre pressure, use of creature comforts such as air conditioning, heating, music and use of charge sockets.
Battery and Charging
The Tesla Model 3 Performance has a battery capacity of 75kWh, producing a maximum power output of around 430kW.
The fastest possible charge speed that the Tesla Model 3 Performance can utilise from commercial charging stations (DC) is 910mph, whilst the fastest possible charge speed at home using a 7.4Kw charging station (AC) is around 23mph. The amount of power that can be drawn from each charging method equates to 250kW and 11kW respectively.
The Tesla Model 3 Performance uses a Type 2 charging socket, located at the Left Rear of the vehicle.
Dimensions and Luggage Capacity
The Tesla Model 3 Performance measures L4694mm x W1850mm x H1443mm in size and has a gross weight of 2305Kg, with an unladen kerbweight of 1931Kg.
It has a wheelbase of L2875mm, with a turning circle of 11.8m.
The Tesla Model 3 Performance has a maximum cargo capacity of 0L and a maximum loading weight of 449Kg.
It can seat up to 5 people, has 4 doors and can carry 70Kg on its roof.
NCAP Rating: 5 (Adult Occupant Protection: 96 | Child Occupant Protection: 86 | Pedestrian Protection: 74 | Safety Assist: 94)