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Tesla Model 3 Gets Absolutely Demolished, Driver Walks Away With “Minor Injuries”

November 21st, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Earlier this week, a Tesla Model 3 driver in Oregon was reportedly speeding along at 100 mph (160 km/h) while drunk and high on marijuana and lost control of his car. The Model 3 struck an electricity pole, a couple of trees, and a utility box, getting absolutely demolished in the process. It was getting smashed to bits for 300 feet after leaving the asphalt

Tesla Model 3 Protects Its Passengers After Flipping Over In China

June 23rd, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

A made-in-China Tesla Model 3 was, unfortunately, involved in a bad accident in China. The fortunate thing is that the vehicle's architecture protected the passengers as it was flipped over. In the tweet, below, you can see the passengers standing around the wreck

My Tesla Model 3 Got A Boo Boo, Part Deux: An “Exotic” Experience

May 9th, 2020 | by Paul Fosse

About a month ago I wrote an article about how my wife accidentally backed our Tesla Model 3 into our home's garage door. In that article, it looked like the repair was going to be fast and reasonable in price, similar to repairs I've done to Honda and Toyota cars I've owned in the past

How Strong Is The Tesla Model 3 Roof? This Accident Helps To Show Us

September 30th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider

How strong is the Model 3 glass roof? Tesla owner Bernie Daigle discovered the answer to this when he tried to avoid a collision with another car that, as you can see in the video below, pulled out in front of him. He managed to avoid the collision with the car, but his Model 3 wound up being put to the ultimate test

Tesla Model 3 Hit By Falling Rock — #CleanTechnica Interview

November 22nd, 2018 | by Jake Richardson

Jade Insko was driving his Tesla Model 3 in Washington state when a 37-pound rock fell from above and struck his windshield. It plunged through the shattered and damaged glass and fell into the passenger seat. Fortunately, it did not hit Insko, but tiny pieces of glass did enter his eyes and lungs. Later, he received medical attention and his health is good now. Insko generously agreed to answer some questions for CleanTechnica

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