Teslas prepared for his or her take a look at drives at 3605 South Padre Island Drive, the brand new Tesla showroom in Corpus Christi. Picture by Roland Chiapoco
Tesla lately opened a showroom in Corpus Christi. Already residence to 9 Tesla charging stations, the Glowing Metropolis by the Sea now has a spot to check drive the world’s first-ever premium all-electric sedan.
The showroom is situated at 3605 South Padre Island Drive, the place automotive fans can lay palms on the corporate’s Mannequin S, Mannequin X, and Mannequin three.
The Mannequin S, launched in 2008, is understood for its pace. It accelerates to 60 mph in 2.28 seconds, in response to the company website.
“Combining security, efficiency, and effectivity, Mannequin S has reset the world’s expectations for the automotive of the 21st century with the longest vary of any electrical car, over-the-air software program updates that make it higher over time, and a document Zero-60 mph acceleration time of two.28 seconds as measured by Motor Development,” reads the web site data.
Tesla launched its Mannequin three in 2016 as a lower-priced possibility. It sells for about $32,000 in comparison with $79,000-$99,000 for the Mannequin S. Tesla has additionally developed an electrical truck, the Tesla Semi, which ought to go into manufacturing in 2020. It’s anticipated to promote for between $150,000-$200,000.
Financial savings in operation prices make up for the hefty value tags, in response to Tesla, which states that the truck saves a minimum of $200,000 over one million miles based mostly on gasoline alone.
Tesla charging stations in Corpus Christi are situated at:
• 6773 South Padre Island Drive
• 1442 South Padre Island Drive
• 4331 South Padre Island Drive
• 929 N. Navigation Blvd.
• 5488 South Padre Island Drive (La Palmara)
• 9225 South Padre Island Drive
• 3838 U.S. 77
• 14050 South Padre Island Drive
• 4225 South Padre Island Drive
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