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Discussion in 'Model 3' started by malcolm, Jun 23, 2017.

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  1. malcolm

    malcolm Active Member

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    It seems we already have our share of complainers and trolls.

    It might be easier if everyone thinks we will be getting a super expensive electric golf cart with a knock off iPad duct taped to the center. If we set our expectations really low then we will be presently surprised instead of finding things to nitpick about.
     
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    You must be new here ;)
     
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    #4 BluestarE3, Jun 23, 2017
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    Given that the linked thread started and ended 3.5 years before the Model X actually launched, I think we're already way past that point (in terms of reactions and complaints about the design) for the Model 3. ;)

    Car was revealed only last year, we're presumably just a month away from launch and we still hear about:
    • No HUD
    • No hatch
    • No grille
    • Wood trim
    • Glass roof
    • iPad on a stick
    • No instrumentation behind steering wheel
    • Wheel designs
    • Steering wheel design
    • Too big
    • Too small
    • "Model S/X has it, why not the Model 3? It can't possibly be that expensive to include."
    • "That can't possibly be the final (fill in the blank). Elon will surprise us in the final reveal."
    • "Yes, I knew what the car looked like when I reserved, but I was hoping it would change before it was finalized. Really disappointed it hasn't and am canceling my reservation. Buying (fill in the blank) instead."
     
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    solar roof
    spaceship feel
    delivery priority
    no options at first
    not enough colors
     
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    Whether or not Elon will surprise us, common sense says wait until final reveal to determine if cancellation is called for. We just don't know.
     
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    "Interior's not as nice as this other luxury brand!"

    "I want a busy interior with a lot of buttons and gauges!"
     
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    The 3 better have a CCS charging port along with the Tesla port, or at least a CCS adapter. It can't possibly be that expensive to include......
     
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    "I am pretty sure it will come fully equipped for 35k, else all options will be 10% what they are on a Model S. Because scale!"

    "you can easily make each car with XXX kWh and 2 femto seconds 0-60, just..."

    "They can't just make it as bad as it is on the Model S/X, we mass market customers have way higher expectations. And scale!!!!"

    "But Elon said:..."
     

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