Tesla Model X electric SUV gets upgraded interior / exterior design and improved performance.
Along with the Model S sedan, Tesla has just introduced an upgrade to the Model X in the US market. Accordingly, the Tesla Model X 2021 has 2 versions, Long Range and Plaid, the Performance version in the old car model has been removed. The starting prices of the Model X Long Range and Plaid are $ 83,190 and 113,190 respectively.
The appearance of the new Tesla Model X has not changed much, the car still retains the coupe-hybrid SUV design, the chassis is not too high and the door opens in the form of a bird’s wing. A few fine-tuned details make the SUV look more modern, such as fog lights, front / rear bumper or 5-spoke V-shaped wheels.
In the high-end Plaid version, Model X is equipped with 3 electric motors with a total capacity of 1,020 horsepower. Tesla’s SUV can accelerate from 0 to 96 km / h in 2.5 seconds. Top speed is limited to 262 km / h and a theoretical range of 547 km when the battery is fully charged.
With the Long Range variant, Tesla Model X has 2 electric motors, with a maximum total capacity of 670 hp, 0-96 km / h acceleration time in 3.7 seconds, a maximum speed of 250 km / h and Estimated operating range 579 km. Both versions have a full-time 4-wheel drive system. The specifications of the battery pack are not disclosed, but there is information that Tesla may have developed a new battery with better energy efficiency.
Similar to the Model S, the Model X 2021 has a more modern and sleek interior design. Minimalistic center console with a design that stretches horizontally and uses decorative wood materials. The center console has been changed to a vertical 17-inch touchscreen display type.
The new steering wheel on the Model X 2021 is beautifully designed in a rectangular shape and stylized from Tesla’s T-logo. On the handlebars only 2 rollers, the rest of the buttons are touch type.
The list of facilities of the Tesla Model X includes 3-zone automatic climate control, a 22-speaker sound system with a total capacity of 960 watts, an application that connects to a car remote control phone, and a speedometer 12.3-inch digital degree, panoramic sunroof, 2 wireless phone charging compartments …
The other unusual entertainment feature that Tesla equips the Model X with is an 8-inch entertainment screen for the rear seats. Passengers can use this screen to drive movies or play games. Customers can choose from 5, 6 or 7-seater configuration options for Model X 2021.
In addition to the Autopilot driver assistance system, Tesla upgraded the Model X with automatic parking assistance with one-touch control.