#287 2020 Tesla Model Y Test Results

published 4 months ago by Consumer Reports

We dedicate this entire episode to sharing our test results of the Tesla Model Y, the all-electric SUV based on the Model 3. We discuss our findings on the Model Y's handling, off-the-line performance, and charging experience compared to other EVs. We also talk about our experience with the Model Y's cargo space compared to the Model 3, overall build quality, and whether it is a reliable vehicle, based on our comprehensive reliability survey of CR members.     ----------------------------------- Have a question for our experts? Leave a comment on this episode, or reach out to us directly!   From your iOS device, iMessage us at TalkingCars@icloud.com to send a photo, video, or text directly to the Talking Cars team!   We love to feature our viewers on the show, so submit video questions at    Subscribe to Talking Cars on Spotify:      SHOW NOTES -----------------------------------   00:00 - Introduction 00:20 - 2020 Tesla Model Y Test Results 12:50 - Tesla Autopilot 18:34 - Question #1: Has the CR Model Y had any common issues with fit and finish, panel alignment, and paint quality? 21:25 - Question #2: Are Uber credits a viable substitute for a loaner when having your Tesla repaired? 23:50 - Question #3: What SUV would be a good substitute for a Model Y, with good ride height, ease of entry, and quiet interior?     ----------------------------------  5 Things You Need to Know About the New Tesla Model Y   Tesla Full Self-Driving Review   Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving Capability’ Falls Short of Its Name   Cadillac’s Super Cruise Outperforms Other Driving Assistance Systems   2018 Tesla Model 3 Quick Drive   4K Review: 2016 Tesla Model S Quick Drive   2016 Tesla Model X Quick Drive   Hot New Electric Cars Are Coming Soon   2018 LA Auto Show: 2019 Audi E-Tron   2019 LA Auto Show: 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime   Coronavirus Resource Hub     ----------------------------------- Check out   for the latest reviews, tips, and recommendations and subscribe to our YouTube Channel: 

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