Tesla to unveil Model 3 in less than two weeks time

By RELAXNEWS | 22 March 2016

SAN FRANCISCO: California car company Tesla has revealed that their Model 3 electric car will be unveiled to the public in two weeks time.

From what is known so far about Tesla's new release the car is expected to have a 200-mile range, less complicated features than the Model X, and a base price of US$35,000 (RM142,000), according to Venture Beat. It is not yet known what will be the composition of the Model 3's body, although the existing Model S and Model X both have aluminum bodies.

Details will all be confirmed however on March 31 when the car is revealed to the the public.

The Model 3 is a key part of Tesla's plan to produce 500,000 electric cars per year by 2020, and Tesla is currently constructing and upgrading factories to meet this target.

The Model 3 is slated to launch in 2017.