Model 3 Event Notes: 15-inches horizontal Rear drive and dual motor, according to a Tesla engineer At least 215 miles, at least five stars in all categories, and at most six seconds to 60 mph. Autopilot features and high-speed Supercharging That's faster than the entry BMW 3 Series and the Mercedes-Benz C Class, the leading cars in the compact luxury space. The roof is an almost continuous sheet of glass that stretches from the front of the car to the rear to give riders a sense of openness. The layered glass is designed to block UV rays and manage heat. mix of lightweight aluminum and cheaper steel, primarily the latter. Elon: Model 3 orders at 180,000 in 24 hours. Selling price w avg option mix prob $42k, so ~$7.5B in a day. Future of electric cars looking bright! Definitely going to need to rethink production planning... speed charging stations will double by the end of next year to 7,200, Musk said. Slower destination chargers will jump from 3,689 to 15,000.