Tesla Model 3. Are They Skimping on Quality?
Tesla Model 3 Teardown By Engineering Firm Reveals Quality Flaws Like 'A Kia In The '90s'
Image: Autoline Network/YouTube (screengrab)—art by Jason Torchinsky For years, we’ve heard criticisms about Tesla’s fit and finish, but now Sandy Munro—CEO of a Detroit-area consultancy that tears apart and studies automobiles—has seen a new Model 3 up close. His thoughts: “I can’t imagine how they released this.” Autoline’s John McElroy spoke with engineering and manufacturing expert Sandy Munro about one of his company’s newest tear-down acquisitions: a Tesla Model 3. Munro was unimpressed with the build quality. Munro seems especially frustrated by the fit and finish. He mentions the fr...
Tesla is banking big on their new "low" cost model 3. BUT, is the quality build lacking from its rush into production. Has Tesla laid a giant egg?