Tesla Model 3 Long Range

Battery Electric Vehicle

£45,000 *Price from

74.0 kWh *Useable Battery

300 mi *Real Range

245 Wh/mi *Efficiency

The Tesla Model 3 is currently only available in the US and Canada. Two battery packs are available: Mid Range and Long Range. A standard battery pack is also expected. It's currently unclear which versions will become available in the UK. Right-hand drive models are expected for the second half of 2019. All specifications with an * are estimates.

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Price from * £45,000

Availability Out of production
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Lease (BCH) from * £500 pcm

Annual VED £310
Congestion Charge * £0
Insurance Group N/A
Price shown is an estimated On The Road Price: it includes VAT, first year VED, vehicle first registration fee, number plates and delivery. The price also includes the Plug-In Car Grant of £3500. Leasing indication is based on BCH calculation excluding VAT, 6+35 months duration, 10000 annual mileage and excluding maintenance. For comparison only, actual lease offers can differ significantly from the indication shown.

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Real Range Estimation between 215 - 440 mi

City - Cold Weather * 285 mi
Highway - Cold Weather * 215 mi
Combined - Cold Weather * 250 mi
City - Mild Weather * 440 mi
Highway - Mild Weather * 285 mi
Combined - Mild Weather * 350 mi
Indication of real-world range in several situations. Cold weather: 'worst-case' based on -10°C and use of heating. Mild weather: 'best-case' based on 23°C and no use of A/C. The actual range will depend on speed, style of driving, climate and route conditions.

Performance

Acceleration 0 - 62 mph 5.4 sec
Top Speed 140 mph
Electric Range * 300 mi
Total Power 202 kW (271 hp)
Total Torque 307 lb-ft
Drive Rear

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity * 80.0 kWh
Port Location Left Side - Rear
Charge Port * Type 2
Charge Power † * 11 kW AC
Charge Time (0->300 mi) † * 8 hours
Charge Speed † * 38 mph
Battery Useable* 74.0 kWh
FC Port Location Left Side - Rear
Fastcharge Port * Supercharger
Fastcharge Power * 110 kW DC
Fastcharge Time (30->240 mi) * 45 min
Fastcharge Speed * 280 mph
† This can only be achieved using a 3-phase grid connection. The majority of homes and charge points do not have this connection. In practice charge power will often be 7.4 kW, allowing for a charge time of 11h45m and a charge speed of 26 mph.

Energy Consumption

EVDB Real Range

Range * 300 mi
Vehicle Consumption * 245 Wh/mi
CO2 Emissions 0 g/mi
Vehicle Fuel Equivalent * 164 mpg
Rated = official figures as published by manufacturer. Rated consumption and fuel equivalency figures include charging losses.
Vehicle = calculated battery energy consumption used by the vehicle for propulsion and on-board systems.
NOTE: The fuel equivalency figures are shown in IMPERIAL MPG. Figures in US MPG will differ significantly.

Real Energy Consumption Estimation between 165 - 340 Wh/mi

City - Cold Weather * 255 Wh/mi
Highway - Cold Weather * 340 Wh/mi
Combined - Cold Weather * 295 Wh/mi
City - Mild Weather * 165 Wh/mi
Highway - Mild Weather * 255 Wh/mi
Combined - Mild Weather * 210 Wh/mi
Indication of real-world energy use in several situations. Cold weather: 'worst-case' based on -10°C and use of heating. Mild weather: 'best-case' based on 23°C and no use of A/C. The energy use will depend on speed, style of driving, climate and route conditions.

Dimensions and Weight

Weight Empty 1730 kg
Seats 5 people
Cargo Volume 424 L
Cargo Volume Max No Data
Length 4694 mm
Width 1850 mm
Height 1443 mm
Wheelbase 2875 mm

Company Car Tax Indication

BIK Tax Rate 13%
P11D Value from * £48,445
Benefit in Kind (BIK) * £6,298
BIK @ 20% * £105 pcm
BIK @ 40% * £210 pcm
BIK @ 45% * £236 pcm
* = estimated value. Average energy consumption and range based on moderate drive style and climate. Real-life values may differ significantly. Pricing information might not be actual for some regions. No rights can be derived from the information on this site.

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Home and Destination Charging (0 -> 100%)

Charging is possible by using a regular wall plug or a charging station. Public charging is always done through a charging station. How fast the EV can charge depends on the charging station (EVSE) used and the maximum charging capacity of the EV. The table below shows all possible options for charging the Tesla Model 3 Long Range. Each option shows how fast the battery can be charged from empty to full.

NOTE: Tesla has not released details about the on-board charger of the Model 3. The information below is based on estimatation of the most likely on-board charger.

Type 2 (Mennekes - IEC 62196)
Charging Point Max. Power Power Time Rate
Wall Plug (2.3 kW) 230V / 1x10A 2.3 kW 38 hours 8 mph
1-phase 16A (3.7 kW) 230V / 1x16A 3.7 kW 23h45m 13 mph
1-phase 32A (7.4 kW) 230V / 1x32A 7.4 kW 11h45m 26 mph
3-phase 16A (11 kW) 230V / 3x16A 11 kW 8 hours 38 mph
3-phase 32A (22 kW) 230V / 3x16A 11 kW † 8 hours 38 mph

† = Limited by on-board charger, vehicle cannot charge faster.

Rapid Charging (10 -> 80%)

Rapid charging enables longer journeys by adding as much range as possible in the shortest amount of time. Charging power will decrease significantly after 80% state-of-charge has been reached. A typical rapid charge therefore rarely exceeds 80% SoC. The rapid charge rate of an EV depends on the charger used and the maximum charging power the EV can handle. The table below shows all details for rapid charging the Tesla Model 3 Long Range.

Tesla has not released details about rapid charging the Model 3. The information below is based on estimated values of the most likely rapid charging capabilities.

  • Max. Power: maximum charging power the vehicle can use
  • Avg. Power: average charging power over a session from 10% to 80%
  • Time: time needed to charge from 10% to 80%
  • Rate: average charging speed over a session from 10% to 80%
Type 2 (Mennekes - IEC 62196)
Charging Point Max. Power Avg. Power Time Rate
Urban Supercharger (72 kW DC) 72 kW 65 kW 50 min 250 mph
Supercharger (145 kW DC) 110 kW † 75 kW † 45 min 280 mph

† = Limited by fastcharge capabilities of vehicle

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All about the Tesla Model 3 Long Range

No longer available

This electric vehicle is no longer available. The Tesla Model 3 Long Range was available from January 1970 until January 1970. Financial data like price, leasing and company car tax were applicable to the final year of availability of the Tesla Model 3 Long Range.

Pricing

The Tesla Model 3 Long Range has an estimatedn On The Road Price (OTR) of £48,500. The OTR Price includes VAT, first year of VED, vehicle first registration fee, number plates and delivery. The Tesla Model 3 Long Range is eligible for the Plug-In Car Grant (PICG) of £3,500. The grant will be applied to the final invoice price of the car. The OTR Price including the PICG for the Tesla Model 3 Long Range is £45,000.

Drivetrain and Performance

The Tesla Model 3 Long Range is a full electric vehicle (BEV). The maximum power of the Tesla Model 3 Long Range is 202 kW (271 hp). The maximum torque is 307 lb-ft. The Tesla Model 3 Long Range is rear wheel drive and can accelerate from 0 to 62 miles per hour in 5.4 seconds. The top speed is 140 mph.

Battery and Charging

The battery of the Tesla Model 3 Long Range has an estimated total capacity of 80 kWh. The usable capacity is 74 kWh (estimate). An estimated range of about 300 miles is achievable on a fully charged battery. The actual range will however depend on several factors including climate, terrain, use of climate control systems and driving style.

For example: sustaining high speeds in cold weather could result in a range of around 215 mi. However, driving at low speeds in mild weather will increase the range to around 440 mi.

Charging is done using a Type 2 connector and the on-board charger has a maximum power of 11 kW. This charges a fully depleted battery back to full in around 8 hours. However, a 3-phase grid connection is needed to achieve this. The majority of homes and charge points currently do not have this connection. In most cases the maximum charging power will be 7.4 kW, allowing for a charge time of 11 hours 45 minutes and a charge rate of 26 mph. Charging the car using a regular wall plug will take around 38 hours.

Rapid charging is possible through a Supercharger connection (expected). The maximum rapid charge power is 110 kW. The battery can't be charged continuously at this power. In an average rapid charge session the average charge power will be around 75 kW. This charges the battery from 10% to 80% in around 45 minutes. A rapid charge like this will add about 210 miles of range.

Energy Consumption

The estimated combined (motorway and city) energy consumption of the Tesla Model 3 Long Range is about 245 Wh per mile. By comparison, this energy consumption is the equivalent of a fuel consumption of 164 mpg in a traditional petrol car.

The actual energy consumption will depend on several factors including climate, terrain, use of climate control systems and driving style. For example: sustaining high speeds in cold weather could result in an energy use of around 340 Wh per mile. However, driving at low speeds in mild weather will increase the efficiency to about 165 Wh per mile.

CO2 Emission

The Tesla Model 3 Long Range emits no CO2 during driving. This only includes direct emissions from the vehicle itself. The energy needed to charge the battery might have been (partly) generated by the use of fossil fuels. Vehicles with an internal combustion engine will always emit CO2 during driving. Additionally, CO2 is emitted during the production and transport of fossil fuels.

More information from Tesla

The link below will open the page of the Model 3 on the official Tesla site.

Go to the Model 3 on the official Tesla website.