Welcome to Tesla Motors Club
Discuss Tesla's Model S, Model 3, Model X, Model Y, Cybertruck, Roadster and More.
Register

Model 3 tested on Fifth Gear

Chalks99

Member
Nov 4, 2019
310
115
UK
First (mainstream) test of Model 3 (not sure which version) on Fifth Gear tonight at 21.00 on Quest.../ VBH reviewing..... should be interesting!
 
  • Like
Reactions: Thomami

GrahamW42

Member
Dec 31, 2018
37
13
Thirsk
I was waiting for VBH to turn up at the end and point out to Jason and Karun that the all the cars in the "Cayman" group test (inc. the Audi TT and BMW Z4) cost over £50k and were all (in some cases a lot) slower to 60mph than the TM3.

I know that the TM3 isn't considered to be a sports car, but it would have been interesting to see how it measured up against those "best in class" cars.

Also, at £25k more, the Merc comparison was a little unfair.

Also2, if VBH can't get even start in the right "gear" (and there's only two to choose between!) can we be sure that the SoC was high, the battery warmed and all performance modes were correctly set. i.e. "Track Mode" selected and "Range Mode" off ? (Top Gear, I'm looking in your direction !)
 
  • Like
Reactions: Jetex Jim

WannabeOwner

Well-Known Member
Nov 2, 2015
5,758
2,893
Suffolk, UK
Why is she driving a left-hand-drive NL-plate on UK roads ... does it really take that long for TV to get a piece onto the airwaves that this happened months ago - before June UK launch even? Dash shows 20C @ 17:15, plenty of leaves on the trees, clearly wasn't yesterday.

No wonder New Media is a threat ... Film today, Broadcast tomorrow ...
 
  • Like
Reactions: ringi

cucubits

Active Member
May 17, 2019
1,645
776
TX
Or you can just watch it on their YouTube channel.


I would love to see her claim of "two elephants can stand on the glass on the Model 3" put to the test.

So this glass is either insanely strong or randomly cracks by itself as lots of people reported it?
 

About Us

Formed in 2006, Tesla Motors Club (TMC) was the first independent online Tesla community. Today it remains the largest and most dynamic community of Tesla enthusiasts. Learn more.

Do you value your experience at TMC? Consider becoming a Supporting Member of Tesla Motors Club. As a thank you for your contribution, you'll get nearly no ads in the Community and Groups sections. Additional perks are available depending on the level of contribution. Please visit the Account Upgrades page for more details.


SUPPORT TMC
Top