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From Electrek: Tesla board member demonstrates Model 3 charging port and closing via app

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    Tesla board member demonstrates Model 3 charging port and closing via app

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    When we got our test drive/rides in the Model 3 a week ago, many of the finer details of the groundbreaking EV were still off limits.

    The Model 3s were all being charged via the company Superchargers outside of the VIP/Press area so we didn’t get to experience what it was like to plug in the vehicles or even operate the app. However, Tesla Board member and venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson this morning showed his YouTuber skills in demonstrating the feature on his VIN#5 Model 3.

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    Very sleek indeed!
     
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    At first, I thought it might be manual only, to save money. I'm very glad I was wrong! :)
     
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    I am worried about the far left corner it gets incredibly close to the paint when it opens....
     
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    True, yet obviously it does not touch and must be some kind of hard engineered plastic, maybe ABS or PC, so wouldn't worry about it too much... :rainbow:
     
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    I agree... for now. Just need something to worry about to distract the wait really ;)
     
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    Don't get me started about what to worry about... I'll bring back the YE18 HUD availability... :D
     
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