During his presentation, the Tesla Model S 2016 vintage just seemed to renew the engines of the outgoing model. But in reality, versions 70 and 70D entry introduced by stealth battery of 75 kWh kWh against 70 previously. However, it will revert to the fund to benefit from the full capacity of these batteries for Tesla clamped them to 70 kWh. To unlock the remaining 5 kWh, customers will actually pay 3400 euros extra. Autonomy to find then increased to 20 km according to Tesla, or 475 km for version 70 (propulsion) and 490 km for the 70D (four wheel drive). This option will be offered from the order but customers who have forgotten the check can add their Model S after delivery.
To get there, you have a motorized Garage course, and also a few tweaks. In this case, the owner of a black Model S operates Echo and Alexa, the voice assistant Amazon (available only in the US), to transmit the order on a server. He then created his own API to get the car out of the garage, since it is not provided by Tesla.
The “upgrade autonomy” is now available when purchasing a new Model S 70 or 70D, for 3400 euros. It will later be available as a upgrade to eligible customers, they will be even notified by telephone for a cost which is not yet known. In the US, you have to pay 3000 dollars before the purchase, after 3250.