When it comes to battery, not all Tesla Model 3S are in the same bottle. Fortunately, there is an easy way to find your way.
Since arriving in France in 2019, the Tesla Model 3 has already been expanded several times. With increasing autonomy, and production in 2 countries Even a re-establishment, How to navigate?
If you want to know the exact version of your Model 3, the easiest way Check the vehicle registration certificate. This is Thomas, owner and publisher Blog Tesla, It reveals in a practical way under the name “Tomago” In our forum. The four “D2” codes give your Tesla Model 3 type.
This is particularly useful information, especially for the Standard Plus version currently available in 4 different configurations, including an assembly in China. We summarize the details below:
- E1r : This first model 3 2019 is from the US. They have batteries Panasonic “2170” cells.
- E1R / E1CR 2020 : New 2170C cells are added to the sedan, which reduces fuel consumption.
- E6R : This version comes directly from the Chinese factory at Tesla. Its LFP batteries come from local supplier CATL. The 55.1 kW capacity is slightly higher than the first two versions, giving a theoretical range of 440 km.
- E1LR : In 2021, USA-made batteries became the “2170L” in the redesigned version. With a capacity of 55 kW, the Tesla Model 3 offers a range of 448 km.
These codes are also different for long range and performance models.. Battery from Panasonic and LG Chem, depending on the copy. If the autonomy is the same, the charging speed will vary depending on the version. Here is a summary with illustration of Tomago This predicts the arrival of the “Grande Autonomy Plus” version:
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