James drives a Tesla Model 3 Performance 2022 electric car.
This is James’s first electric car, he’s owned the Tesla Model 3 from new and drives between 5,000-10,000 miles annually. The current mileage of the car is between 1,000-5,000 miles and he achieves 200 miles range from a full charge.
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Why did you choose the Tesla Model 3?
It became an option at work to get a salary sacrifice car.
Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this electric car.
- running cost savings
- effortless driving.
Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this electric car.
- Cost of car
- lack of chargers
- worries about range.
Have you experienced any faults with the car? If so, what have they been?
What are the standout tech features of your Tesla Model 3?
It’s a Tesla, it’s tech is outstanding and the stereo is amazing. Charging at a Tesla supercharger is so easy.
Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this Tesla Model 3.
Luggage space is huge and the glass roof is stunning.
What electric car are you interested in next and why?
Difficult as it’s 4 years until I change and I think technology is advancing very fast.
What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Hypervolt – the charger itself is great but I don’t use the app as it’s still developing and the car does all the charging management I need.
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What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
EDF fixed for 3 years. I was lucky getting a fixed deal just before the energy price increases but it was only luck due to my contract ending.
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What public charging networks would you recommend to others and why?
I’ve only charged at a Tesla Supercharger once. I’ve never used any others.
List your top 3 favourite public charging networks (in order of preference).
Who do you insure your electric car with? Would you recommend them to others and why?
Insurance is part of my salary sacrifice scheme.
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Estimate how much money you save per month owning and running an electric car compared to a petrol/diesel car.