20 May '18, 3pm

Elon Musk announces Tesla Model 3 AWD, performance Model 3 specs

2018 Tesla Model 3 Enlarge Photo It wasn't quite a message in a bottle, but Tesla boss Elon Musk tweeted Saturday night some specifications and a ballpark price for his company's long-awaited all-wheel-drive and performance versions of the Model 3. The all-wheel-drive Model 3 will add $5,000 to the base Model 3's price and offer the same 310-mile range as the Long Range Battery Model 3. The dual-motor setup will feature motors on the front and rear axles, and Musk said one motor would be tuned for longevity and the other would be tuned for performance. The AWD Model 3 will run up to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds on the way to a top speed of 140 mph. Musk previously said that opting for all-wheel drive would add an air suspension to the Model 3. Working on Model 3 dual motor all-wheel drive & performance versions. Driving feel is amazing. Aiming to release config late tonight. — El...

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