New software can be downloaded “over the air” using a special application on the smartphone.
The company Tesla has prepared an update for the electric sedan Model 3 with twin-engine installation. And if in October, for this model the brand has offered a free update (it returns peak was increased by about 5%), then new software will have to pay. He asked for $ 2,000. The update is called Acceleration Boost. It is able to disperse the Long Range version of the Dual Motor from standstill to 97 km/h in 3.9 seconds instead of the previous figure in 4.4 seconds.
This acceleration brings the sedan to the top-end modification of Model 3 Performance, which boasts an acceleration time of 3.2 seconds.
One of the owners of Tesla Model 3 set to your electric car both updates and shared observations. His measurements was published by Electrek. So, after the first 5-cent upgrade electric issued 333 kW (452,7 HP) peak power, and the “first hundred” he spent a little over nine seconds (acceleration to 60 mph in 4.2 seconds). With a paid upgrade Boost Acceleration maximum value of the power plant rose to 504,4 HP (371 kW) and acceleration figures was 3.8 seconds (acceleration to 60 mph) and about 8.5 seconds (the acceleration to 100 mph).