Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:23
Tesla Model 3 to launch in Netherlands at €35,000
The Tesla Model 3, expected to launch in the Netherlands in 2018, will cost around 35 thousand euros, Tesla Netherlands confirmed after it was announced that the car will cost $35 thousand dollars in the United States. "It is expected that the price will be converted directly into euros", a spokesperson said, according to RTL Nieuws. The Model 3 is to be the first Tesla car for the masses. Like the Model S the Model 3 is also a sedan, but 20 percent smaller. "We started with an expensive race model, the Roadster, and are now in a solid sedan. The next stage will be a car for the masses", Tesla CEO Elon Musk said about the Model 3 at the opening of the Tesla factory in Tilburg. Tesla is also planning a crossover model, a combination of station wagon and SUV, as well as a large SUV. The large SUV, Model X, will cost around 85 thousand euros and be available in the Netherlands from the summer.