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What’s this, then? This is the Tesla Model 3, Elon Musk’s first foray into proper mass production and his company’s most affordable car yet. Priced at $35k in basic form, it costs half as much as its bigger Model S brother And with a range of 310 miles, a 0-60mph time of 5.1 seconds and seating for five, it could be the car that starts the charge from internal combustion to EVs in the mass market. That’s certainly what Musk and the Tesla team are hoping they’re aiming to go from a current annual production of 80,000 cars in 2016 to 500,000 by 2018, a ramp up that Musk described as looking like “a lot of pain”. Is it just a shrunken Model S, or more than that?