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Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 8:46 am

Unofficial Tesla Model C Sketches.
http://insideevs.com/unofficial-tesla-m ... la-intern/

It looks like one sweet ride. Much lower price point than the Model S.
Tesla’s design guru stated that this vehicle, which is often referred to as the Tesla Model C (C is for compact), would feature distinctive styling and a target base price of approximately $30,000.


Time for Nissan to step up their game. What do you guys think, as in are they up to it ?
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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 8:48 am

KJD wrote:Unofficial Tesla Model C Sketches.
http://insideevs.com/unofficial-tesla-m ... la-intern/

It looks like one sweet ride. Much lower price point than the Model S.
Tesla’s design guru stated that this vehicle, which is often referred to as the Tesla Model C (C is for compact), would feature distinctive styling and a target base price of approximately $30,000.


Time for Nissan to step up their game. What do you guys think, as in are they up to it ?


That would be a fast moving target, going up constantly.

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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 9:22 am

I like it!
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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 9:38 am

Sketched by an intern ... when was the last time an automaker used that as the basis of an important car ?
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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 10:54 am

So this is a car that might come out in 3-5 years... yawn.
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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 11:02 am

evnow wrote:Sketched by an intern ... when was the last time an automaker used that as the basis of an important car ?
The Pontiac Aztek? Oh wait, whoever designed that is still in protective custody.

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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 11:29 am

Sometimes fresh blood has the best ideas...

evnow wrote:Sketched by an intern ... when was the last time an automaker used that as the basis of an important car ?
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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 12:59 pm

TomT wrote:Sometimes fresh blood has the best ideas...

You need a certain amount of experience to make anything practical. An intern might come up with a nice idea for a website ... car design is a different matter all together.
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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:19 pm

KJD wrote:Unofficial Tesla Model C Sketches...

This is the kind of "Premium Compact" design that would put me in a Tesla. S and X are just too much car for my taste.
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Re: Tesla Model C

Wed Dec 12, 2012 4:25 pm

KeiJidosha wrote:
KJD wrote:Unofficial Tesla Model C Sketches...

This is the kind of "Premium Compact" design that would put me in a Tesla. S and X are just too much car for my taste.

I am with you on that one. I look forward to the day when we can compare the Nissan Leaf, BMW i3, and Tesla Model C. Compare price vs range vs everything else.
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