Tesla CEO Elon Musk hasn’t been shy about the truth that the automaker is engaged on an electrical pickup truck, and on Friday night the chief tweeted a teaser picture of the truck.
The shadowy picture is alleged to depict the “Tesla cyberpunk truck” in line with Musk.
It seems to be a rear view of the Tesla pickup truck’s mattress that includes Tron-like neon-blue LED lighting and the automaker’s emblem.
A couple of minute in, we flashed a teaser pic of Tesla cyberpunk truck pic.twitter.com/hLsGsdyuGA
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) March 16, 2019
Musk famous the picture appeared on the finish of the Mannequin Y’s webcast “a few minute in” whereas the theme music to Blade Runner performed.
In December of 2017 Musk tweeted that the Tesla pickup truck would come “proper after Mannequin Y.” The chief has additionally made it clear the pickup truck is the Tesla mannequin he is most enthusiastic about.
When a Twitter consumer requested Musk if a light-duty truck was within the works, the CEO replied, “What if we simply made a mini model of the Tesla Semi?”
Tesla Semi early sketches presumably preview design of Tesla pickup truck
A potential (although considerably outlandish) teaser picture for the truck was proven when the Tesla Semi was revealed in November 2017. The teaser depicted a Tesla Semi with a mattress carrying what seemed to be a Ford F-150 in its mattress.
Musk hasn’t been shy concerning the pickup truck’s options. He is famous it’ll have a dual-motor all-wheel-drive system “with loopy torque and suspension that dynamically adjusts for load.” All it will reportedly be customary. It can even have energy retailers to make use of heavy-duty 240V energy instruments within the discipline and not using a generator.
Pickup truck may have energy retailers permitting use of heavy obligation 240V, excessive energy instruments in discipline all day. No generator wanted.
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 26, 2018
Tesla unveiled the compact Mannequin Y crossover SUV Thursday in Los Angeles at its design studio. Set to go on sale within the fall of 2020, the Mannequin Y will begin from $48,200 together with vacation spot, have as much as 300 miles of vary, and have a third-row seat choice.
In January CNBC reported Musk stated the Tesla pickup truck may be unveiled this summer season.
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