The idea also has the undoubted advantage that the car has its own shadow.

Like many other car manufacturers, Tesla has repeatedly investigated whether it is worth installing solar panels on electric cars, but so far has come to the conclusion that it cannot significantly increase the range.

But the owner of a Model Y car thinks differently and recently installed a system on the roof of his car consisting of nine 175-watt panels, according to reports. Electric side.

According to the man's estimates, the solar panels provide him with an additional range of about 30 kilometers per day on average. The weight of the system is 75 kg, and normally no more weight can be placed on the roof of passenger cars.

The owner has also created a website for Track your projectAnd even sets up such a system for others to request.

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