One of the brand new models that this enthusiastic company prepares to launch will be a 2018 Tesla Model Y, which is expected to come next year. As you probably know, this company started as very enthusiastic project of few people, but already nowadays is a very successful company, and it is considered as one of the leaders in car industry when it is about electric cars, especially those premium ones. This will be a new crossover, which will be smaller than Model X, and it will come with all of the company’s latest technology achievements and design solutions.
2018 Tesla Model Y specs and features
The 2018 Tesla Model Y will come as an all-new model. So far, company managed to keep most of the details about new models. So, we must rely primarily on rumors and some unconfirmed reports. What is common for all these reports and rumors is that they say this will be a new entry-level crossover. Compared to current Model X, this one will be a bit smaller, probably compact in size. It is expected that new model will feature three rows of seats, but it is unknown will this configuration be offered as standard or as an option. Expect less space than in Model X.
2018 Tesla Model Y redesign
The 2018 Tesla Model Y will feature modern and attractive look. Characterized by absolute absence of some design solutions that could indicate that it is word about electric car. It will come based on the company’s new design language. Most of the details is expected to be borrowed from a 4-door sedan Model 3, but also from its bigger brother Model X. When it is about interior, exact details for 2018 Model Y are still unknown. We expect to see attractive styling filled up with premium materials and many advanced features.
2018 Tesla Model Y powertrain
It is expected that 2018 Tesla Model Y will use the same confirmation as Model X. This means that we will see two variants in offer. Base model will come with 60 kWh battery, and total output of 400 horses. On the other side, there is a hi-performance variant, which will feature 85kWh battery, and max output of around 700 horses.
2018 Tesla Model Y release date
Exact release date for 2018 Tesla Model Y is still unknown. It was firstly expected that new model will come a bit earlier. Now is for sure that it won’t come before next year.