Tesla Model S 2017 electric car owner review

Tesla Model S 2017 electric car owner review

Mark drives a Tesla Model S 2017 electric car.

This is Mark’s first electric car, he’s owned the Model S for 4-5 years and drives between 5,000-10,000 miles annually. The current mileage of the car is between 40,000-50,000 miles and he achieves 220 miles range from a full charge.


Rate your Model S out of 5.


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Why did you choose this electric car?

At the time it was the leading car.


Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this electric car.

  • Acceleration
  • smooth ride
  • design.


Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this electric car.

  • Range
  • slightly big
  • computer tech now old.


Have you experienced any faults with the car? If so, what have they been?

Door handle – lift strut.


What are the standout tech features of your car?

Computer, sat nav & power.


Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this car.



What electric car are you interested in next and why?

Tesla Model Plaid.


What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?



Rate your home charging unit out of 5.


What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?

British Gas EV tariff.


Rate your electricity supplier out of 5.


What public charging networks would you recommend to others and why?

Tesla – fast and available.


List your top 3 favourite public charging networks (in order of preference).

  • Tesla
  • GeniePoint
  • Pod Point.


Who do you insure your electric car with? Would you recommend them to others and why?

Direct Line – yes, cheapest.


Rate your insurance provider out of 5.


Estimate how much money you save per month owning and running an electric car compared to a petrol/diesel car.



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