Shanghai Tesla Gigafactory has sent six new Model 3s with updated interior and exterior elements to Hong Kong. Even more notable is that all the refreshed Model 3 models discovered in the Southeast Asian country are Hand-Directed Driving (RHD).
Tesla owner @ Ray4Tesla shared pictures of six Model 3s in Hong Kong. The VIN numbers of the cars begin with the LRW, indicating that they are made at the Shanghai Gigafactory. “All are RHD or RHW cars,” he said. “Based on this information, it may not be long before we see the MIC Model 3 in Japan, Australia, New Zealand, etc.” Tesla owner speculated.
The cars may be the first to see the refreshed RHD Model 3. With the timing of the photos, Giga Shanghai could start rolling out the RHD refreshed Model 3 earlier than expected. This could benefit Tesla as its China plant started shipping some cars to Europe last month.
Pictures of the first batch of MIC Model 3 exported to Europe show the vehicle features some of the new Tesla interior and exterior components, like dual-layered windows and updated headlights. Some cars, however, still have front refresh elements like chrome accents and an old center console.
Based on images shared by @ Ray4Tesla, some parts of the Model 3 seen in HK were wrapped in camouflage tape. The camouflage that conceals the car’s exterior can identify it as Model 3. Refreshed by Tesla. It covered the outage door handles and window trim, as well as the rim and headlights.
Since the windows of the all-electric sedans are not covered, the interior of the Model 3 cars can be clearly seen. The vehicle has a new Tesla center console with wireless charging capabilities. More importantly, the steering wheel is fitted on the right side of the vehicle.
Considering the number of Model 3s discovered in Kong Kong, as well as the fact that some of the vehicle’s parts have been camouflaged, all-electric sedans discovered domestically are likely to be tested. and confirm – at least for now.
Last week, the refreshed Model 3 was showcased on Hong Kong-based YouTube channel 駕 輛 UpCar. It appears that the video was shot at a Tesla sales center, implying that the refreshed Model 3 is already in Hong Kong. As of this time, there are no reports of customers in Hong Kong receiving updated Tesla Model 3 units.
In the US, Tesla has already started shipping Model 3. A lucky pre-orderer in Utah was able to get his refreshed Model 3 within a few weeks despite being announced to ship as early as mid-month. 12. The car has all the updates launched last month by the electric automaker, such as new Aero wheels, a new center console, double-layered windows and black trim.