1. Model 3 is coming. Get your Model 3 Owners Club apparel today!


    Dismiss Notice

From Electrek: VW says its Tesla Model 3-fighter will be $7,000 to $8,000 cheaper

Discussion in 'News from Electrek.co' started by RSSFeed, Jul 14, 2017.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
More threads by RSSFeed
  1. RSSFeed

    M3OC RSS Bot
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2016
    Messages:
    2,666
    Likes Received:
    193
    Trophy Points:
    63
    VW says its Tesla Model 3-fighter will be $7,000 to $8,000 cheaper

    [​IMG]

    VW has been quick to compare its upcoming first all-electric vehicle built from the ground up, codenamed I.D. Concept, to Tesla’s Model 3.

    Specs-wise, it appears to be competitive with the Model 3 on paper, but they never gave a precise price range until now. more…

    [​IMG][​IMG]

    Continue reading...
     
  2. Michael Russo

    Team Midnight Silver, Founding Father
    Moderator M3OC Supporting Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2016
    Messages:
    4,601
    Likes Received:
    2,869
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Pau, France
    Tesla Owner:
    Reservation
    Country:
    Country
    The level of disingenuousness from VW remains a a watch out. :rolleyes:

    Also, I doubt this car is truly a 'Model 3-fighter' yet unfortunately no one on the internet seems to be able to control the urge... :D
     
    • Agree Agree x 3
  3. Watts4me

    Well-Known Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2016
    Messages:
    237
    Likes Received:
    72
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Houston
    We shall see when they build it.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  4. Dan Detweiler

    Top-Contributor
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2016
    Messages:
    1,076
    Likes Received:
    700
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Canton, Georgia
    Country:
    Country
    "2019 release"

    By that time who knows what the Model 3 will look like, be equipped with, cost, etc.

    Getting really tired of all the BS the major car manufacturers are spewing out. How 'bout you actually put something on the road before you start knocking Tesla.

    Over it.

    Dan
     
    • Agree Agree x 4
    • Like Like x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1
  5. ModFather

    old CARmudgeon
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 3, 2016
    Messages:
    856
    Likes Received:
    428
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    SoCal Inland Empire
    Country:
    Country
    #5 ModFather, Jul 14, 2017
    Last edited by a moderator: Jul 14, 2017
    Smoke and mirrors, smoke and mirrors and fuzzy logic. The only thing accurate from VW is "we take Tesla seriously". Tesla really has the other automakers completely intimidated. Tesla is a serious challenge to them and they are putting out pictures of "concept cars" with inflated specs to try to stem the tide. They are playing right into EM's hands - the more the merrier. Why should EM spend money on advertising when the other automakers are spending money to advertise his car for him? BRILLIANT! I have to laugh at the VW design. Recognize those door openers, how about those Unique WCs, seen those before, is that an all glass roof? C'mon VW stop the 'Fahrvergnügen', pull up your pants, and put up or shut up!
     
    • Agree Agree x 3
    • Like Like x 1
  6. $ Trillion Musk

    Well-Known Safe Daddy Driver
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2016
    Messages:
    531
    Likes Received:
    308
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Jersey
    Country:
    Country
    Apparently the VW will look cheaper as well. :D
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
    • Agree Agree x 1
  7. Badback

    Valued Community Member
    M3OC Supporting Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2016
    Messages:
    1,107
    Likes Received:
    582
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Prior Lake, MN
    Tesla Owner:
    Reservation
    Country:
    Country
    We shall see IF they build it.
     
    • Agree Agree x 2
    • Winner Winner x 1
  8. Watts4me

    Well-Known Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2016
    Messages:
    237
    Likes Received:
    72
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Houston
    I also get tired of reading about them building this and building that. And then they all magically have better numbers than tesla.
     
    • Agree Agree x 3
  9. AscendedSaiyan

    Active Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2016
    Messages:
    66
    Likes Received:
    29
    Trophy Points:
    18
    City & State/Province:
    Atlanta
    And then, the whole automobile industry (excluding Tesla) writes the Chinese leader to lower their new EV requirements. :D Hypocrisy in it's highest form.
     
    • Winner Winner x 1
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page