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Tesla Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive in Ireland.

Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive is now available in Ireland

Tesla is excited to announce that Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive is now available in Europe. Customers in Ireland can now order our fully electric mid-size SUV, starting at €59,490 with deliveries starting in February 2023. Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive’s high-efficiency powertrain, aerodynamics and Tesla’s expertise in battery technology provide up to 455 kilometres (WLTP est.) of range.  

Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive is our most affordable offering in the Model Y range. It comes standard with Autopilot, Premium Interior (Heated front and rear seats, Heated steering wheel…) and Premium Audio which includes 13 speakers, 1 subwoofer, 2 amps and immersive sound. Find out more on our Model Y webpage.

Similar to All-Wheel Drive and Performance variants, the front trunk and split-folding second-row seats provide a max cargo volume of 2158 litres.  

Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive connects with the Tesla Mobile app for unique, easy-to-access features like remote unlock, remote pre-conditioning, location tracking, Speed Limit Mode, and much more.   

With a max charging rate of 170 kW and access to Tesla’s Supercharger network of well over 9000 chargers in Europe and to third party networks, future Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive owners will be able to travel seamlessly throughout Europe.  

First Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive for Europe are being built at our Gigafactory in Shanghai. 

Model Y range in Ireland as of August 26, 2022:

Specs and Features  

Model Y Rear-Wheel Drive  

Model Y All-Wheel Drive – Long Range  

Model Y AWD – Performance  





Drive Train  

Rear-Wheel Drive 

Dual Motor All-Wheel Drive 

Dual Motor All-Wheel Drive 

Acceleration 0-100 km/h   

6.9 s 

5.0 s 

3.7 s 


430 kilometres (WLTP est. on 20’’ Induction Wheels) 

455 kilometres  (WLTP est. on 19” Gemini Wheels) 

533 kilometres (WLTP on 20’’ Induction Wheels) 

565 kilometres (WLTP on 19” Gemini Wheels) 

514 kilometres (WLTP on 21″ Überturbine Wheels) 

Top Speed  

217 km/h 

217 km/h 

250 km/h 


19” or 20” 

19” or 20” 



Single Motor Rear-Wheel Drive 

Dual Motor All-Wheel Drive 

Dual Motor All-Wheel Drive 

Supercharging max speed  

170 kW 

(pay per use) 

250 kW 

(pay per use) 

250 kW 

(pay per use) 






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