The Tesla Model S will lose your version of access with a battery of 60 kWh

Tesla Model S 2017

Tesla will stop selling the Model S 60 and Model S 60D.

The well-known manufacturers, american electric car keeps adjusting the range of its two current models with the goal of leaving it all ready to face the launch of the new Tesla Model 3. With the arrival of the Tesla more affordable, the brand must make changes to avoid any scratching some sales to its bigger brother, the Tesla Model S. And for the latter we need to talk about in this article.

Tesla has announced that from next April 16, 2017 will be the Tesla Model S battery 60 kWh. Therefore, you will no longer be available Model S 60 (rear wheel drive) and the Model S 60D (total traction). This version has been on sale since a year ago, however, and as well points to the brand itself, has not had the acceptance desired.

The main reason that has led to Tesla to withdraw from the market the Model S 60 kWh has been the low volume of sales reported. The vast majority of customers of the american firm, have finished opting by the top choice of 75 kWh. The initial idea was to put at the disposal of its customers a version whose determining factor of purchase was the price, however, has not finished curdle.

Tesla Model S 2017

The new version of access to the range of the Tesla Model S will be set by the bateríad and 75 kWh.

it is Also important to remember that the battery pack of 60 kWh equipping the Tesla Model S brings with it a limitation by software as in reality, its actual capacity is 75 kWh. It is for this reason that, if you have a Model S 60 or 60D you can pay for an upgrade afterwards to increase it to 75 kWh. Therefore, it can remain an interesting option of purchase up to the aforementioned date.

therefore, the clients until April 16 to acquire a Tesla Model S with 60 kWh will have the possibility to apply the mentioned software update with the to eliminate the limitation and thus to be able to use all of its capacity. In last place, you list the prices of the two versions of the Model S 60 kWh for the Spanish market.

Price of the Tesla Model S 60 kWh in Spain

Model Autonomy (NEDC) PRICE
Model S 60 400 km 87.240 €
Model S 60D 408 km 93.040 €