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  #2307258 28-Aug-2019 13:17
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Going to take it somewhere to try out its "Track Mode"? ;)


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  #2307259 28-Aug-2019 13:19
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Didn't think it had track mode - if it doesn't have the upgrade? 


 
 
 
 


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  #2307260 28-Aug-2019 13:21
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SumnerBoy:

 

Didn't think it had track mode - if it doesn't have the upgrade? 

 

 

If you got the Performance model without the upgrade back when the Model 3 first became available to order in NZ then you have what's known as the "Performance Lite" model. You get all the same performance and software features as the Performance model with the upgrades but without any of the hardware upgrades (larger brakes, larger wheels, carbon fibre spoiler, etc). Essentially, you have a sleeper Model 3!


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  #2307261 28-Aug-2019 13:25
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Ok then - well I didn't realise that! Might need to schedule a track visit then...


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  #2307271 28-Aug-2019 14:08
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  #2307677 29-Aug-2019 11:26
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Haha So I contacted Telsa about a test drive and they said the only way to get a test drive, is to put down a deposit to buy one and wait 3-4 weeks!

 

 


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  #2307718 29-Aug-2019 11:30
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7 days to return, no questions asked. What have you got to lose ;).


 
 
 
 


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  #2307722 29-Aug-2019 11:32
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networkn:

 

Haha So I contacted Telsa about a test drive and they said the only way to get a test drive, is to put down a deposit to buy one and wait 3-4 weeks!

 

 

 

 

They're rather slammed at the moment. There's quite a queue of people waiting for a test drive (all those that have a reservation, such as myself) so I think they want a serious indication that you're wanting to buy to give you a test drive slot. Eventually once things calm down they'll open test drives up to everyone.


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  #2307727 29-Aug-2019 11:37
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Obraik:

 

networkn:

 

Haha So I contacted Telsa about a test drive and they said the only way to get a test drive, is to put down a deposit to buy one and wait 3-4 weeks!

 

 

 

 

They're rather slammed at the moment. There's quite a queue of people waiting for a test drive (all those that have a reservation, such as myself) so I think they want a serious indication that you're wanting to buy to give you a test drive slot. Eventually once things calm down they'll open test drives up to everyone.

 

 

Yeah. I am not in a screaming hurry, I had just never encountered it before.

 

What I want is a Model 3 Wagon :)The first person to make a high performance wagon in EV will get my money I think.

 

 


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  #2307728 29-Aug-2019 11:39
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networkn:

 

Yeah. I am not in a screaming hurry, I had just never encountered it before.

 

What I want is a Model 3 Wagon :)The first person to make a high performance wagon in EV will get my money I think.

 

 

Does the Model Y qualify?


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  #2308212 30-Aug-2019 08:01
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It looks like at least 51 Model 3 cars have been delivered so far.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1TH4s7VN4MOnmbSbkBSlsST-XeE9AwJC38I3unC-RPRQ/htmlview




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  #2308215 30-Aug-2019 08:07
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Those haven't all been delivered yet. My VIN is on that list, so I now have my rego, but the car is still in transit.


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  #2308230 30-Aug-2019 08:30
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SumnerBoy:

 

Those haven't all been delivered yet. My VIN is on that list, so I now have my rego, but the car is still in transit.

 

 

I admire your patience.

 

If it was me, I would had to fly to Auckland to pick it up and do a ‘roady’ home.





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  #2308235 30-Aug-2019 08:34
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We have a 5 week old baby and 3YR toddler - if I had left to do a `roady` I might have come home to an empty house...


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  #2308237 30-Aug-2019 08:39
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That's not such a bad thing ;p
If you'd been locked out of the house that's be different, although you might take that as an excuse to see the South Island for a fortnight.

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