Published on March 16, 2019 |
by Matt Pressman
March 16, 2019 by Matt Pressman
Originally posted on EVANNEX .
After much hope, Elon Musk walked on stage at LA Design Studio in Hawthorne, California, and introduced Tesla's newest addition to its lineup, Model Y. Fortunately, Model Y was waiting to share a lot of commonality in Model 3, which can be translated into a production ramp that moves faster than the new new cars introduced by Tesla.
|Can you work out Musk, Model Y, and hmmm … Can Elon make a custom "Tesla x Nike" sneaker adventure soon? (Twitter: LikeTesla )|
So, what did we learn last night? According to The Verge "The cheaper, standard version range with a range of 230 miles is not available until 2021, Musk said, and sells for $ 39,000 … [whereas] The standard version travels 300 miles at a single charge, and sells $ 47,000, while the $ 60,000 performance version has the ability to sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds. "Higher spec Model Y version is set for delivery in the fall of 2020.
A 3-minute revision of the launch of the Model Y (Source: The Verge )
"It has the functionality of an SUV, but it rides like a sports car, "Musk says. "So this thing is really tight in the corners." And Musk added, "This will be the safest mid-sized SUV today."
|Model Y's all-glass roof model (Yugto: Tesla )|
The Verge report "Model Y will have panoramic sunroof and 66 cubic feet of freight space. … Roomier than a Model 3 but not as impressive as a Model X, Model Y can sit seven, as shown during the event Thursday night at Tesla's design studio outside of Los Angeles . "
It also feels way bigger inside than appearing outside
– Elon Musk (@elonmusk) March 15, 2019
Designed to be bigger inside than it looks out . An incredibly important principle. https://t.co/GU0lRGcDaI
– Elon Musk (@elonmusk) March 16, 2019
|Under the Model Y skin (Source: Tesla)|
Also said by Musk is made to the company's Autopilot function. In determining the Model Y's ability to implement self-driving functionality, the Musk said, "The cool thing is, it's a & # 39; complete feature & # 39; … it's really going to do anything at all software upgrade. "
|A view of Tesla Model Y (Image: Tesla )|
Can Tesla attract a new market segment with Model Y? Jessica Caldwell said on Edmunds "Tesla has the right foundation for Model Y to be a turning point: Tesla has the youngest base to buy any luxury brand, and Model X has more female buyers than any other vehicle in the brand's lineup.If the Model Y has the right price, offers a generous, and delivering flawless safety and quality, it is potentially the # 39; it's a vehicle for young families. "
First Ride: Model Y