Their “fuel” cover opens towards the rear lights. I can’t think of any other vehicles where, when you open the cover, your hand travels towards the rear of the car rather than towards the headlights. Doesn’t matter which side of the car your tank is on or if your cover is on the front fenders. This is unhinging, kin.
The review on the car itself was fairly balanced,I felt. But The cultists are gonna be mad on the blasphemy against Electric Jesus.
“PALO ALTO, CA—Boasting that drivers and critics alike would be awed by the car’s pyrotechnic performance, Elon Musk announced Tuesday that every new Tesla Model 3 sold would be capable of going from zero to engulfed in flames in just 3.5 seconds. “The Model 3 is the most efficient, fastest-burning passenger car…
Well I got lucky for once. I’m typically plagued with the worst luck of anyone on this planet. I caught a break though, and got a phone call I’d dreamed of getting.
So Tesla is making a pickup truck, or so they say and while Im a curious to see what they come up with one thing I can’t say I understand is the why.
Is the dominance of the EV a foregone conclusion? Is the ICE actually going anywhere anyways? What is it that draws us to the sound and the fury of a big block V8 or a high revving small displacement turbo setup? What will the future of hot rodding look like? Mark & I mull over these questions and more:
I love this thing so much - better looking than the Panamera?
I’ve never seen higher than 32 psi on a tire pressure tag. Are newer cars running higher pressures for better fuel economy? Is this a common thing for low profile tires? What are your experiences?
What’s next... smash the screen inside the car, “sorry, it’s glued down permanently, and car will be destroyed if you try to remove it. You’re gonna have to RMA the whole car. Can we interest you in this screen damage warranty?”
I don’t know why he bothers. Everyone knows that if it is not on Oppositelock, it is fake news.
If you was to choose one which and why?
This article from Motortrend details an in depth professional analysis of Model 3 build quality and manufacturing techniques. Some good insights that Oppos may find interesting.