Posted By Vinyl Frog On January 04, 2023
Vinyl Wraps For Tesla
At the turn of the century, an influx of technology and scientific feats occurred transforming the world as we know it. The most prominent of all has got to be the advent of the electric car that has completely changed the way we perceive everyday commute. Tesla, the leading manufacturer of electric cars launched the Roadster in 2009 and since then has come out with many such vehicles. Today, Tesla remains one of the most valuable companies due to its unparalleled contribution in innovating the automotive industry.
Tesla cars have been designed to promote clean energy and sustainability, and look extremely good doing it! People have not been so eager to get their hands on a specific car since ages. And once you own this masterpiece of workmanship, you do your best to safeguard its appearance. That is where vinyl car wraps come in. If you own a Tesla, read below why you need a Tesla Wrap for it and which one to get.
Why Should You Wrap Your Tesla?
Many people think that wrapping a car like Tesla is a gamble. They want to retain the factory look and do not want to mar the originality in any manner. However, it is quite the opposite. There is no better way to protect your car from external factors and UV rays than enclosing it in a vinyl wrap. The sleek exterior of your car will be safe from harm, and it also helps retain the value of the car.
The practice of customizing and upgrading your car using wraps is also cost effective. People have now started favoring wraps over paint for these reasons as well as the fact that they are removable. They protect the original exterior of the car from road debris, minor chips, scratches and dings, and whenever they are removed, your vehicle comes out as good as new.
Those who do not want to change the look of their Tesla can get a vinyl wrap of the same color as the car. There are innumerable options available in colors and textures that they can choose from that is nearest to the shade of the paint on the car. The primary concern is the protection of the body of your Tesla that a vinyl wrap can do best.
What Is The Approximate Cost Of Wrapping A Tesla?
Tesla comes in various models with differing sizes and the overall cost includes this as well as many other factors. The size, quality and amount of vinyl, color and design of the wrap, type of wrapping and cost of labor all make up the final cost. That being said, the approximate cost of a Tesla Wrap can be anywhere From $2000 To $10,000. This can go up or down depending on your preferences and what the purpose of the wrap is. Remember, the rarer a wrap, the higher the price.
You can reduce the cost by wrapping your Tesla yourself but we will not recommend it. In order to install the vinyl yourself, you should have the right knowledge and expertise. You should also have real attention to detail and the right tools to wrap some of the tighter areas such as the door sill badges, and other curves and contours. The finish has to be perfect here without any creases or bubbles. We suggest assigning vinyl experts the job of wrapping the car of this caliber.
How Much Vinyl Do I Need To Wrap A Tesla?
There is a simple formula you can use to calculate the exact amount of vinyl you need: Length of your vehicle x 3 + extra for bumpers and mistakes and round off to the nearest roll size.
The approximate amount of vinyl for each Tesla model is as follows
- Tesla Model 3: 30-40ft.
- Tesla Model S: 50-60ft.
- Tesla Model X and Y: 70-80ft.
Vinyl Color Options For Your Tesla
An iconic car like Tesla deserves an equally iconic wrap. Here is a list of some of our most sought after vinyl films that will look spectacular on your ride:
Satin Chrome Silk Azure
A premium car such as Tesla gets elevated when it is adorned with this azure wrap. Your vehicle will appear to be draped in the finest silk and will become the epitome of style and class on the road. This wrap possesses a chrome finish that adds to its charm, and the addition of satin gives it an incomparable sheen. If you are on the lookout for a glamorous wrap, this one ticks all the boxes.
Matte Metallic Black Blue
When in doubt, go for a classic matte finish as it is timeless. However, when it is coupled with this striking blue black hue, your Tesla is bound to stand out. The appeal of this wrap lies in its simplicity and toned down appearance. In terms of trendiness, you can be assured that your car wrap will stand the test of time and look elegant in the coming years.
Glossy Metallic Stone Gray
Combining the luster of gloss and metallic finish, coupled with a gorgeous stone gray color makes for an exquisite wrap. This particular wrap adheres to the contours of the Tesla bringing out the remarkable shape of its exterior. Moreover, the finish of this stone gray wrap makes it gleam when you drive during the day leaving onlookers awestruck.
High Glossy Racing Yellow
Dare to attract attention everywhere you go? This incredibly glossy and brilliant wrap is just the one for you. Encapsulate your Tesla in a bright and vibrant yellow shade that is sure to turn heads. Push the boundaries of car modification and add some thrill in your life with this racing yellow wrap. Plus, you will not have to worry about the color fading if you keep your Tesla stored properly.
Super Carbon Fiber
Carbon fiber is a cutting-edge addition to the vinyl industry, and it looks just like the real thing! This wrap has a textured appearance that can elevate the look of your Tesla effortlessly. Apart from looking great, it also is easy on the pocket.
If you do not want to wrap the whole car, this is perfect for partial application. Simply apply it on the bumpers, the hood or the wing mirrors to create an amazing look. If you want to add an aesthetic element, you can also mix and match it with a vibrant wrap in contrast. There are plenty of ideas you can employ to turn your Tesla into a work of art.
Matte White Gold
An ethereal white wrap with undertones of shimmery gold is an exciting addition to your Tesla. The matte finish ties all the elements that make up this wrap and presents it beautifully to the bystander. The gold specks that adorn this matte white wrap sparkle in the sunlight giving off an exuberant look. This wrap is for people who want something classy, unique yet daring for their Tesla.
Candy Metallic Neon Pink
This vinyl depicts the sunset exceptionally well. With shades of pink, orange, gold and yellow amalgamated with a metallic finish, this wrap is nothing short of magical. The metallic neon pink wrap will gleam and glisten and will protect your Tesla all the while. Immerse your car in a one of a kind vinyl wrap and get ready for all the compliments to pour in!
Glossy Metallic Liquid Silver
Silver has always been the favorite of car enthusiasts. It hides minor scratches well and looks amazing gleaming in daylight. Our glossy metallic liquid silver is one of the best colors for your Tesla. The kind of car it is and the features it has, silver suits its exterior enhancing its futuristic look. This is a beautiful dark shade of silver with extra shimmer due to its combined glossy and metallic characteristics.
Vinyl Design Options For Your Tesla
Though monotone wraps are highly preferred for Tesla, they are not everyone’s cup of tea, which is why there are also multiple wrap designs to choose from.
One way to upgrade an already iconic car is to wrap it in cool designs. If you want to take your Tesla to the next level, you can add some patterns to it. Common patterned wraps include animal prints, camouflage, and geometric prints. Geometric wraps that mimic race cars are becoming increasingly popular.
Decals And Stickers
Partial wrapping and using vinyl decals is an inexpensive way to customize your car. You can add a little flair by adorning your car in decals. These stickers can be funny jokes, flames, skulls, or anything that you feel is relevant. They are readily available in the market but if you think they are very common, you can easily design and get your own decal printed by automotive vinyl experts for a unique personal touch.
If you have not found the perfect match for your precious Tesla, do not lose hope. You always have the option to customize your own vinyl wrap and come up with one that resonates with you. However, these wraps are on the expensive side and will require you to get professional services to create and print the wrap. The labor cost will also drive up the price but you will have a one-of-a-kind wrap specifically designed for your Tesla.
Frequently Asked Questions
With vinyl wraps, the game is always low risk and high reward which is why it is an excellent choice for your Tesla. Vinyl Frog’s wraps and your Tesla are a match made in heaven and one that looks incredible together. If you have any more questions, head over to our website!