• Tesla Model 3 Stock Wheel and Aftermarket Wheel Weights

    What does the Model 3 stock wheel and tire weigh? Optional 19″ sport wheel with the stock ContiPro RX weighed 48 lbs. The stock tire weighs 23 lbs, which means the optional 19″ sport wheel and TPMS/valve is 25 lbs. src The stock 18″ Tesla Model 3 aero wheel weights…

  • Tesla Model 3 Aftermarket Tires

    Tire Sizes This Tesla Model 3 has slightly smaller than stock tires – 245/40/R18 tires which is why the wheel gap looks bigger. Michelin tires on Model 3 Michelin Pilot Sport 4S – staggered setup. 235 front, 265 width rear tires as per the Model 3 manual src

  • Tesla Model 3 Colors

    Here is a collection of different paint schemes and vinyl wrap colors on the Tesla Model 3 Tesla Model 3 pearl white with custom rims, vinyl wrap in ‘Satin Canyon Copper’ color, and window tint. Cost was around $4000 cdn. src and pics: Tesla Model 3 with satin black wrap…

  • Tesla Model 3 Trunk/Frunk Mat Options

    Tesla’s $130 Trunk Mat Both the Tesla mat and the ToughPro mat are great, but the Tesla one comes up on the side for more coverage and protection. -davidalai src ToughPro’s $80 Trunk Mat The ToughPro cargo trunk mat is “Good option for the main deck of the trunk”, while…

  • Installing Tesla Model 3 Roof Rack

    Tesla Model 3 Roof Rack Install Step-by-step The box arrived with this installation manual in it, and all of the parts were well labelled. https://www.tesla.com/sites/default/files/downloads/model-3-roof-rack-owners-manual-en-us.pdf Installation steps: 1. Unboxing – the install clip was broken, but Model 3 owner Cantdecide was still able to carefully use it 2. Find the…

  • Tesla Model 3 Roof Rack impact on EV range

    Trying to figure out the best roof rack for the Tesla Model 3? Take a look at the effect on range of the options below, and then view our full comparison of different Model 3 roof racks Roof Rack Efficiency Test Test Procedure Get on the highway going 70mph with…

  • BMW i3 Rear Bumper Guard Protector

    To protect the rear bumper paint and plastic when loading and unloading cargo, consider installing a rear bumper guard. There are only a few options on the market, this is what other BMW i3 owners have used: BMW i3 Specific Rear Bumper Guard Rear Guards in the UK has a…

  • Tesla Model 3 Roof Rack Options

    When the Tesla Model 3 first came out, there were no commercially available roof racks, even from Tesla. However, all Model 3 vehicles have mounting points underneath weatherstripping that runs along the edge of the glass roof as in seen in these images. Model 3 Roof Rack Cautions and Concerns…

  • Ford Mach E Electric SUV History

    First mentioned by Ford at the Consumer Electronics Show in January 2017, the automaker announced plans “to launch a fully electric SUV with an estimated range of at least 300 miles” src In May of 2017, Ford executives hinted that they had a “technology path” to get more than 300…

  • 2020 Ford Explorer PHEV History

    In January 2019, Ford announced plans to restructure it’s European business model that would include the launch of a never before imported model from the U.S. market. On April 2, 2019, at the Go Further event in Amsterdam, Ford announced that model would be the Ford Explorer, and it would…