This week the automaker quietly brought a new Tesla secret afterFrom its public configurator. The move came after the model was officially available through the website for less than two months, and A. Last week. Needless to say, we joined prospective Tesla buyers wondering what happened.
CEO Elon Musk himself gave an explanation Monday evening that a Twitter user asked the Tesla boss what was going on. In Musk’s words, “this is still the available menu.” If that approach sounds familiar, it’s because Tesla called it the infamous “$ 35,000 Model 3.” Used with. Welcoming the arrival of affordable EVs after some hoopla and pomp, electric sedansAnd became available for ordering by phone or in person. Effectively, Tesla did not Want to 3. Today to sell the special edition of the model, it .
Adding more context, Musk said in the same tweet, “I don’t think the range, in many drive situations, yet meets Tesla’s standard of excellence.” It seems to play back in Musk’s thinking last year when he announced our. Nevertheless, last January, the vehicle took A. With a 244-mile approximate range. Musk said in 2020 that the Model Y Standard Range would probably sport an “unacceptably low” 250-mile range, so he was on the money with that estimate. It seems that Musk and friends had a changed heart. Or, it is one of Tesla’s periodically creative no-money-spending marketing stunts.
If you’re hoping to repurchase as a cheaper Model Y Long Range RWD, Musk said in that followup tweet that Tesla’s lineup has “too much product complexity” as it stands. So, if you want a cheaper Model Y, then take the phone or head to the Tesla retail store. You make no effort to sell the company a $ 39,990 electric SUV outright.
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