Five reasons why we love the Tesla Model 3

As I approach one year of ownership with my long-range, all-wheel-drive Tesla Model 3,

it's a good idea to reflect on what I liked and what I didn't like as much.

The 2019 Model 3 Long Range is our second Tesla

purchased for long-term use, following a 2015 Model S P85D.

As we begin the 40k-mile evaluation of this car, it is difficult to overlook the major differences between it

and other comparable-sized and -priced compact luxury sedans.

Due to its great crash safety ratings, fantastic range,

performance, a certain level of utility, and pleasant driving demeanour,

the Tesla Model 3 5-seat sedan may wind up being an ideal all-electric car for someone who values avoiding fossil fuels.

Nevertheless, based on the number of years we've driven Teslas,