• Tesla Model 3 fails to get Consumer Reports nod due to 'big flaws'

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Influential U.S. magazine Consumer Reports will not recommend Tesla Inc's Model 3 sedan, saying on Monday it braked slower than a full-sized pickup truck, taking the shine off a day of gains for shares in Elon Musk's electric car company.
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  • Consumer Reports raises concerns over Tesla Model 3 braking

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    DETROIT - Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.
    While the magazine said the car has exhilarating acceleration and handling, testers were troubled by its 152-foot average stopping distance from 60 miles per hour in emergency braking tests. The magazine said the distance was worse than any modern car it has tested, and is about 7 feet longer than a Ford F-150, a full-size pickup truck that weighs about twice as much as a Model 3.
    Tesla said its own tests...
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  • Tesla's Model 3 Is Braking Bad, Says ‘Consumer Reports'

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Beset by bottlenecks that not only slowed its production , but also handed the company its biggest ever quarterly loss , Tesla's Model 3 sedan has had to deliver on some big promises - beyond those given when it was announced to great fanfare and a staggering amount of preorders. So, now two years later, as the rubber is hitting the road, does the Tesla Model 3 live up to the hype? Slow your roll-literally, Consumer Reports tells anxious auto buyers.
    “Our testers also found flaws-big flaws-such as long stopping distances in our emergency braking test and difficult-to-use controls,” writes...
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  • Consumer Reports finds flaws in Tesla's Model 3

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. consumer bible Consumer Reports stopped short of recommending Tesla Inc's Model 3 sedan on Monday, criticising the car for its braking and taking the shine off a day of gains for shares in billionaire Elon Musk's venture.
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  • Tesla Model 3 fails to get recommendation from Consumer Reports because of 'big flaws'

    Tesla Model 3 fails to get recommendation from Consumer Reports because of 'big flaws'

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla 's Model 3 sedan did not receive a recommendation from Consumer Reports, which published its review of the vehicle on Monday.
    Consumer Reports criticized the Model 3's stopping distance, touchscreen, ride quality, rear seat, and the amount of wind noise it produced while driving at highway speeds.
    The publication said it was impressed by the vehicle's range, handling, and acceleration.
    Tesla 's Model 3 sedan did not receive a recommendation from Consumer Reports, which published its review of the vehicle on Monday.
    "We found plenty to like about the luxury compact sedan... including...
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  • Tesla's once-affordable $35,000 Model 3 could now cost you $78,000

    Tesla's once-affordable $35,000 Model 3 could now cost you $78,000

    4 monthes ago - By RT

    Electric car producer Tesla has ditched the idea of selling its first ‘mass-market' car Model 3 for $35,000 and instead will sell its upgraded version for $78,000.
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