H ave you had your eye on a 75-kWh Tesla Mannequin S or Mannequin X set off but? In that case, you higher hurry up, as Tesla says Monday, January 14. The announcement got here straight from Elon Musk through Twitter. Sadly, that's all the knowledge obtainable in the intervening time as a result of Tesla has but to launch an official assertion. If that adjustments, we'll replace this submit accordingly.
Beginning on Monday, Tesla will likely be taking orders for the 75 kWh model of the S & X Mannequin. In case you'd like that model, please order https://t.co/46TXqRJ3C1
– Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 9, 2019
In idea, Tesla May very well be dropping its 75-kWh fashions due to low demand, however you by no means know. Tesla frequently makes adjustments to its lineup for quite a lot of causes. Again in 2017, Tesla discontinued the earlier base-wheel-drive 75 trim ranges, and earlier than that, it axed the 60-kWh base vehicles. That mentioned, it will likely be $ 18,000 costlier to purchase a new Mannequin S . The value of the most cost effective Mannequin X, alternatively, will leap by $ 15,000.
In fact, you'll be getting a much bigger 100-kWh battery that gives higher acceleration and an extended vary, so the upper costs will ship one thing substantive. You'll simply have to purchase a Mannequin three in the event you're searching for a reasonably priced Tesla.