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Theories on why they left off the "Model 3" badge

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Nov 8, 2012
So, what is everyone's theory? I don't care about the battery capacity number, 60,70,90, 100, I'm just talking about declaring it a "Model 3" like they have "Model S".

Is it stupid to buy an aftermarket "Model 3" emblem?

"Don't you look at that car... if you don't know what it is, you don't deserve to know." :D

I almost want to remove the badges from my X... It's so noticable anyway, and when it gets hot, some of the little pieces of metal (badges, like the 1 and 0's...) get wobbly, being stuck back on to the wrap when it was done last fall...

But seriously, it was probably one more cost-cutting measure, and they may have thought it was distinctive enough on its own.