Tesla To Double Its Global Supercharger Network Before Model 3 Arrival In 2017

Posted: Apr 25 2017, 10:11pm CDT | by , in News | Cars & Vehicles

 
Tesla to Double its Global Supercharger Network Before Model 3 Arrival in 2017
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  • Tesla expands its Supercharger network to make the EVs more famous

The EV maker is going to double the size of its famous supercharger network in year 2017

Electric vehicles are getting more and more famous each day. However there’s still an issue related to these EVs. People tend to show less interest in these EVs due to their high price and due to the unavailability of charging pods all around the world or even on long routes.

Tesla who is the top EV producing company actually tried to go to lengths in order to bring ease for the people out there. The company managed to put a lot of superchargers across the country so that the people could charge their cars when they needed to. Along with that they also made sure that they network is spread all the way through US.

Now Tesla has come up with a new thing as they have announced that they are going to expand the network of Superchargers. They are going to double the network in year 2017, according to Forbes. This step is taken in order to peak the interest of people in buying more EVs.

People will get more excited and motivated to buy an EV when they will find the charging pods in nearby places with ease. The global network of Tesla’s Superchargers consist of 5,400 these days, according to Fortune.

However the company is now targeting to have 10,000 Superchargers by the end of year 2017. The cost of this plan was not disclosed by the company though.

A supercharger has the ability to charge a car for 170 miles in mere 30 minutes. All the standard Tesla EVs come with an option to charge with a Supercharger. It will be a big investment for Tesla but it will certainly promote ease for the EV users.

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