June 28, 2020 By Brady Holt, Valeria Imeri

Tesla’s stamp on the electric car is impossible to overstate. It wasn’t the first company to sell a lot of fully electric vehicles, but its lineup of sleek, fast luxury cars proved that EVs’ appeal could extend beyond everyday eco-minded fuel-savers. While other EVs were cheap cars with expensive batteries that needed frequent recharges, early Teslas were unapologetically expensive — but delivered the goods. They were functional, fast, and downright cool. But Tesla has gone even further with the Model 3, bringing many of those same qualities to a smaller, more affordable package. Here are 10 things you need to know about the 2020 Tesla Model 3.