Model 3

BSP Brings Tesla Model 3 Patrol Car into Service in Nova Scotia

Bridgewater Police Service’s Tesla Model 3 patrol car has officially gone into service in Nova Scotia this week, which was approved and purchased by the town council for $72,207 back in February, Tesla North is reporting. The new Tesla Model 3 Long Range BPS electric patrol vehicle is now ‘ready for duty,’ said Bridgewater Police...

Tesla 2022.20 Update Adds Green Traffic Light Chime to All Vehicles for Free

Tesla started rolling out the 2022.20 software update for its cars over the weekend, adding a new Green Traffic Light Chime, Seat Belt System Enhancement, and additional Tire Configuration settings to its electric vehicles (EVs) — reports Tesla North. Software version 2022.20 also brings Adaptive Suspension improvements to the Model S and Model X (ride height...

Tesla Increases Vehicle Prices in Canada Yet Again

Tesla has once again raised pricing in Canada across its entire lineup of electric vehicles (EVs) — reports Tesla North. Take a look at the updated starting prices below: Model Y Long Range – $83,990 (+$1,000; was $82,990) Performance – $90,390 (+$1,100; was $89,290) Model 3 RWD – $61,980 (+$600; was $61,380) Long Range –...

Transport Canada Registers 171 Complaints Over Tesla Model 3/Y Heat Pumps

Last month, Transport Canada revealed that they have opened an “active defect investigation” into Model 3 and Y unit HVAC systems and it seems the agency has already registered 171 complaints from Tesla drivers in Canada, according to Teslarati (via Tesla North). Affected users experience instances where their car’s heat pump fails, resulting in loss of...

Transport Canada Investigates Tesla Model 3/Y Heat Pump Failures

For the past couple of weeks, there have been several reports from owners of Tesla's Model 3 and Model Y electric vehicles (EVs) of the in-cabin heating spontaneously shutting down, especially in colder weather conditions like the ones we're seeing in Canada. The issue appears to be limited to newer Tesla Model 3 and Model...

Tesla Heat Pumps Failing in Extreme Canadian Winters

According to the folks over at Tesla North, a number of Tesla owners in Canada’s prairie provinces are complaining of in-cabin heating failures and a complete loss of cabin heat in temperatures as low as -40°C. Reports of heat loss started surfacing in mid-December, and the situation has only gotten worse as temperatures in North America...

Watch Tesla Model 3 Glass Roof Save Owner’s Life [VIDEO]

Sam Fursey, a Tesla Model 3 owner from Toronto, Ontario, has shared the details and video of a freak accident, showing how his car’s glass roof saved him from a falling tree during a wind storm (via Tesla North). The tree fell onto the Model 3 while Fursey was driving down a country road, heading to...

Tesla Model 3 and Model Y Sold Out in Canada for 2021

As noted by the folks over at Tesla North, Tesla’s Model 3 and Model Y are sold out in Canada and the U.S. for 2021. For Canada, new orders for the Long Range Model Y are now showing an estimated delivery date of January 2022. Some buyers who ordered their Model Y Long Range vehicles earlier...

Tesla CEO Confirms Passenger Lumbar Removal in Model 3, Model Y

Replying to a tweet on the matter yesterday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk officially confirmed that the company has removed the front passenger lumbar seat support in its Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, Tesla North is reporting. Musk noted that the change was made because of the low usage of the lumbar support. “Moving lumbar was...