Tesla just lately introduced a small design refresh to the Mannequin 3, however an even bigger refresh is believed to be coming to the Mannequin S program.

Now somebody tried to imagined what it will appear to be based mostly on the brand new Roadster.

Dope or Nope?

Tesla first introduced the Mannequin S to market again in 2012.

The electrical sedan has been slighlty up to date through the years, however design-wise, it has remained principally unchanged since 2016.

Within the automotive trade, that’s a very long time since most automobile program since a design refresh each 4 years or so.

Whereas it hasn’t modified a lot design-wise, Tesla has launched a number of vital efficiency enhancements to the Mannequin S over the previous couple of years.

Regardless of these spec bumps, Mannequin S gross sales haven’t been doing nice over the previous couple of years and lots of consider {that a} design refresh would assist this system.

Again in 2018, we reported on Tesla working on a significant interior design refresh that was on the time deliberate for the summer time of 2019.

This refresh was delayed as Tesla centered all its assets on ramping Mannequin 3 manufacturing.

The automaker is now in a a lot better state of affairs and may very well be getting ready to lastly breath extra life into the Mannequin S program.

French EV web site Automobile Propre determined to look into what a Tesla Mannequin S design refresh would appear to be if it was based mostly on the brand new Roadster design.

Listed here are some renders that they posted to their web site:

What do you consider the design? Tell us within the remark part beneath.

Electrek’s Take

I believe Mannequin S is overdue for a major design refresh and I wouldn’t be shocked whether it is coming subsequent 12 months forward of the launch of the Mannequin S Plaid.

Tesla is planning to deliver its new structural battery pack design to the Mannequin S Plaid.

That’s a major change to the platform design and I anticipate Tesla to need to make many adjustments to the automobile in an effort to make that work.

It might make sense for Tesla to additionally take the chance to do a design replace inside and outside.

I do just like the entrance fascia in these renders. You may see the similarities with the brand new Roadster and I believe it transfers properly to an even bigger sedan.

Nonetheless, I’m not a fan of the way in which they built-in the aspect cameras and I believe the indentations round these on either side are method too pronounced.

As for the inside, I believe it will likely be nearer to the renders that we obtained from Tesla 2 years in the past than only a Mannequin 3/Y inside with a distinct steering wheel.

However I believe it’s clear that Tesla will change the middle show to be horizontal.

What do you assume? Tell us within the remark part beneath.

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