27 Sep '13, 10pm

@TeslaMotors Model C under 25.000 Euros? Deutsch: English: #fb

I’m not sure how old this post is, but Tesla’s Model E is supposed to be a BMW 3-series beater, NOT a Nissan Leaf, Chevy Spark, or BMW i3 competitor; which this thing looks like. Competitors will include the Cadillac ATS, Audi A4, Lexus IS-line, Mercedes C-class, Volvo S60, and Acura TL. It will have four doors. It probably will have a similar sedan/hatchback design of the Model S. It will be 80% smaller than the Model S, and because of that, will handle better, be more efficient, and need fewer batteries to go the same distance. It will have the best cargo space and safety in its class. It’s going to start at $35,000 presumably after the $7,500 tax credit, and I estimate will go up to 60,000 like the BMW 335i, with a maxed out Performance edition topping $70,000 (BMW M3 top 80k). It will be the first Tesla that I (and many other fans) can afford and plan to buy.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2012/11/07/the-tesla-model-c-unofficial-b...

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