Tesla Model 3 Mid Range

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2018 - 2020
Price USA (used)
Estimated pre-owned price
$24,500

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Tesla Model 3 Mid Range

Technical Specifications of Tesla Model 3 Mid Range

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2018 - 2020
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place.
USA
Current Status
Announced (planned), Pre-order (reservations open), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Discontinued
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
Sedan Tesla Model 3 Mid Range

Range and Efficiency

Range EPA
Estimated range on a full battery according to official EPA ratings (USA)
264 mi
Range WLTP
Range according to WLTP ratings.
TEL: car in its lightest configuration.
TEH: car in its heaviest configuration.
TEL
TEH
284 mi No Data
Efficiency
Energy consumption per distance driven. Lower figures indicate better efficiency.
kWh/100 mi
Wh/mi
24.5 kWh 245 Wh

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
Nominal
Usable
65 kWh 62 kWh
Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
AC
DC
7.7 kW 200 kW
Charge Port
The car's charge port type. It affects charging speed and station compatibility.
Tesla
Tesla charge port

Performance

Drive Type
PMSM: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor. IM: AC Induction Motor
RWD: PMSM
Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
Power
Torque
202 kW (271 hp) 298 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
5.2 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
140 mph
0.00 s
00 mph

Dimensions

Length
Car's body length (front to back bumper)
184.8 in
Width
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
82.2 in 72.8 in
Height
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
56.9 in
Wheelbase
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
113.2 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
5
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
3686 lb
Cargo Volume
Trunk: cargo capacity (rear seats up).
Max: cargo capacity (rear seats folded).
Frunk: cargo capacity in the front hood.
Trunk
Max
Frunk
19.8 ft3 43.6 ft3 3.1 ft3
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
No Data
Last Updated:
March 26, 2024
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How Far Can You Go in Tesla Model 3 Mid Range

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  • Dark green area: One-way
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Charging Tesla Model 3 Mid Range

Slow (AC)
Fast (DC)

Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
March 26, 2024
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About Tesla Model 3 Mid Range

The Tesla Model 3 Mid Range is an all-electric rear-wheel drive sedan. It came out in 2018. Tesla stopped making the Mid Range in 2020. You can still find Tesla Model 3 Mid Range on the used car market, with prices starting around $24,500.

The Tesla Model 3 Mid Range has a 65 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 253 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 24.5 kWh per 100 miles (or 245 Wh/mile) — ranked №285 out of 662 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Tesla Model 3 Mid Range can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 5.2 seconds (ranked №231 out of 662 electric vehicles) and reach a top speed of 140 mph.

The car’s powertrain delivers up to 202 kW (271 hp) of power and 298 lb-ft of torque.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

Real-world range of the Tesla Model 3 Mid Range is 228–278 miles (ranked №285 out of 662 electric vehicles) — depending on several factors, including:

  • Speed: Higher speeds deplete the battery faster.
  • Temperature: Extreme cold and hot weather impacts range.
  • Terrain: Hilly or mountainous terrain reduces range.
  • Driving style: Aggressive driving with frequent acceleration and braking consumes more energy.
  • Use of features: Features like climate control and media system also affect range.

It's important to remember that these are just estimates, and your actual range may vary. It's always best to factor in these various factors when planning your trip and be prepared for potential charging stops.

Plan your trips using the EV Navigation interactive map.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?

The Tesla Model 3 Mid Range in the USA is equipped with a Tesla charging port. You can charge it conveniently at home using a standard outlet, or utilize any public AC charging station with the appropriate cable. However, the car's built-in charger (inverter) limits the maximum AC charging speed to 7.7 kW, which translates to roughly 28 miles of range added per hour.

For faster charging, use DC fast-charging stations. The Tesla Model 3 Mid Range supports a maximum DC charging rate of 200 kW, but it's important to note that battery temperature and current charge level can affect the actual charging speed you'll experience.

To estimate charging time, rate, and cost, you can use Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

Tesla Model 3 Mid Range comes in the following dimensions:

  • Length: 184.8 in
  • Width: 82.2 in (including side mirrors) or 72.8 in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 56.9 in
  • Wheelbase: 113.2 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: 3686 lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

Here's a breakdown of the Tesla Model 3 Mid Range cargo space:

  • Trunk capacity: With the rear seats up, you get 19.8 cubic feet of cargo space in the back (ranked №212 out of 662 electric vehicles).
  • Max cargo capacity: Fold down the rear seats, and you open up 43.6 cubic feet of total cargo space (ranked №366 out of 662 electric vehicles).
  • Frunk capacity: The front trunk is called a "frunk", and it offers an additional 3.1 cubic feet for storing small items.
Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The car isn’t officially rated for towing.

Ratings

4.0

Design

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3.9

Performance

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4.0

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Safety Ratings

NHTSA safety rating
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NCAP safety rating
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