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Tesla Model Y (2022-) review

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Key features
  • Medium/Large SUV
  • Available new
  • Electric
Expert review

Tesla has blitzed the new car market with its appealing range of electric vehicles, spearheaded by the Model 3 saloon. Now there’s an SUV alternative to the Model 3: the Model Y. Launched in the UK in 2022, it slots in below the Model X to offer a high-riding, practical, medium-size electric SUV. How does it compare alongside rivals like the BMW iX3, Ford Mustang Mach-E, Jaguar i-Pace and Volkswagen ID.4? Find out in our full Tesla Model Y review.

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  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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First reviewed by Which?

May 2022

Released

October 2021

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