Tesla Motors, one of the biggest names in the automobile industry, is an American electric car manufacturer which is currently owned by Elon Musk has finally made its way into the Indian market and will be setting up its base in Bengaluru under the name Tesla India Motors and Energy Pvt Ltd.
Three directors have been appointed and they are David Jon Feinstein, Vaibhav Taneja and Venkatrangam Sreeram. It is expected that the car models that will be sold in India are going to be imported and going by the reports the company might commence its operations in early 2021.Now the lets talk about the elephant in the room which tesla models are going to be available in India and their cost .
1. Tesla Model 3
The Tesla Model 3 is an electric four door fastback sedan which delivers an all electric range up to 568km (353 miles) and can go from 0 to 96km/h(60 miles/h) in about 3.5 seconds. It comes with Dual Motor All-Wheel Drive, instantly controls traction and torque, in all weather conditions along with an autopilot mode .It is the world’s best selling electric car till now and also the top selling plug in electric car for consecutive three years (2018-2020).It is expected to be launched in India in March 2021 with a price range between 55lakhs to 60 lakhs.
2. Tesla Model S
The Tesla Model S an all-electric five-door lift back sedan which delivers an all electric range up tp 646.9km(402 miles) and can go from 0 to 96km/h(60miles/h) in 1.9 seconds and a top speed of 200miles/h. The Model S comes with up to 21-inch alloy wheels, a glass roof, two wireless smartphone charging pads, and a 22-speaker 960W audio system. It is also equipped with tri-zone climate control, ventilated front seats, 17-inch touchscreen infotainment system, and an 8-inch touchscreen system for the rear passengers. It is expected to be launched alongside Model 3 with a price around 1.50 crores INR .