Henry Ford once said "You can have any color you want as long as it's black." Tesla will not be quite so Spartan with the Model 3.
Here is what I think we will be presented with next month. YOMV. Despite have fewer options, I think the Model 3 with 75 kWh will stack up very well against the S75: Nice to have such choices. What do you think?
Comparing Model 3 with 75 kWh battery to Model S RWD with 75 kWh battery
Model 3 Model S
Wheel base: 2,870 mm (113 in) est. Wheel base: 2,960 mm (116.5 in)
Length: 4,694 mm (184.8 in). Length: 4,976 mm (195.9 in)
Width: 1,885 mm (74.2 in) est. Width: 1,964 mm (77.3 in)
Height: 1,435 mm (56.5 in) est. Height: 1,435 mm (56.5 in)
Curb Weight: 3800 lbs. (GH est.) Curb weight: 4410 lbs. (75 kWh, RWD)
Weight of battery pack: 850 lbs. ( GH est.). Wt. of battery pack: 1000 lbs (75 kWh GH est.)
Weight of cells.: 500 lbs. (GH est.) Weight of cells: 600 lbs. (75 kWh GH est.)
Base price: $35,000. Base price: $72,800 (black)
75 kWh upgrade: $7500 (GH est.)
Rated range: 280 miles (75 kWh GH est.). Rated range: 249 mi
Seating: 5 adults. Seating: 5 adults + 2
Suspension: coil spring. Suspension: coil spring or air
Basic AP functions (TACC, Autosteer/lane Basic AP functions (TACC, Autosteer/lane
change, AEB, Lane monitor). Change, AEB, lane monitor)
Optional advanced AP, FSDC (GH). Optional advanced AP, FSDC
Access: frunk lid, trunk lid. Access: frunk lid, rear hatch
0-60 time: 5.5 sec. (GH est.). 0-60 time: 5.5 sec.
Top speed: 130 mph (GH est.). Top speed:140 mph
Wheels: 18", 19". Wheels: 19", 21"
Roof: metal-std., glass-optional. Roof: glass std., panoramic optional
Interior: black or tan leather.(GH) Interior: 14 optional combinations
Audio: no option.(GH) Audio: optional upgrade:
Subzero option.(GH) Subzero option
No rear facing seats. Rear-facing seat option
Coefficient of drag: .22 (GH). Coefficient of drag: .24
Battery options: 60 and 75 kWh. Battery options: 75 kWh and 100 kWhDrive
Drive options-RWD only Drive options: RWD and AWD
Performance option: none. Performance option w/AW