Tesla’s next-generation Supercharger noticed within the Netherlands

Opening up its Supercharger community isn’t the one trick Tesla has up its sleeve. The carmaker is about to roll out its next-generation charging station as properly.

As reported by Electrek, Tesla has been engaged on the fourth era of its Supercharger station for some time now, however the particulars of how the station will look have by no means been seen within the wild. That’s all modified, as the corporate has pulled the duvet off of the charging stations at a location within the Netherlands.

The Twitter account @fritsvanens posted an image of the brand new stalls, that are reportedly nonetheless being examined. Nonetheless, they mentioned {that a} Tesla official confirmed that every one 16 stalls can be opening for public use by the tip of the month:

The fourth era Supercharger is taller than the present mannequin which implies that it’s going to function an extended charging cable, transfer since Superchargers are beginning to divulge heart’s contents to non-Tesla electrical automobiles. The third era of the Supercharger’s cable is constructed to the right size of a Tesla, so some non-Tesla EV homeowners may battle to cost their automobiles or block over areas with the present mannequin.

It’s presently unknown precisely how briskly the fourth era charger will likely be, however present hypothesis places it round 300 kW, about 50 kW sooner than the present mannequin. It’s additionally unclear how shortly Tesla will roll out the brand new charger to current Supercharger stations.

If you wish to know what it’s prefer to cost a non-Tesla at a Supercharger to date, try MKBHD’s take a look at with a Rivian R1T. He discovered comparable points with the size of the present charging cable and the situation’s affect on non-Tesla automobiles. Along with rolling out a brand new era of Superchargers, the corporate is planning to construct its next-gen automobile at a brand new Gigafactory in Mexico.