"It feels like the Model 3", Musk said, noting the similar panoramic glass roof and dashboard design. It wasn't until last month that Tesla announced it would take orders for the $35,000 version, which has a shorter range. Thanks to a pair of powerful electric motors, this model will have a 280 mile (450 km) range, a 150 miles per hour (241 km/h) top speed and accelerate to 60 miles per hour in a blistering 3.5 seconds.
Tesla unveils new Model Y compact SUV set to release in fall 2020
That plan - later scrapped - ushered in a period of turmoil at the company, from Musk's public battles with regulators, a flurry of securities lawsuits, cost cutting and layoffs.
The vehicle is created to use a lot of the same parts as the Model 3 (Musk put the number at 75 percent in an earnings call earlier this year) so ramping up production shouldn't be as hard. For anyone who questioned why the Model Y was unveiled now, this is your answer.
As Tesla CEO Elon Musk said, "We are bringing sexy back quite literally", with the midsize SUV Y completing the Tesla line of Models S, 3, and X. "There was a time when electric cars seemed very stupid and it wasn't that long ago", Musk told the audience. Musk gave no new details about where the Model Y would be produced at Thursday's event.
Tesla, per usual, loves boasting about acceleration and the Model Y certainly is no slouch.
Another shot of the Model Y can be seen below. Suppliers were originally told that production would start on the vehicle in November 2019, sources told Reuters a year ago. The Model Y will be offered in four configurations along with a Standard Range Model set to arrive later, by Spring of 2021 prior to which three different variants will be on offer from Fall of 2020. Tesla said it hopes to build 2,000 Model Ys per week by September 2020.
Some of the indictments included murder, drug trafficking, robbery and extortion, according to The Mob Museum . No description of a suspect is now available, and no arrests have been made, according to an NYPD spokesman.
Lyon goalscorer Tousart had little complaint about the final result and said his side were powerless to deal with Messi. After one of his goals, the five-time Champions League victor taunted Simeone by copying his celebration.
The 46-year-old Democrat was the US Senate nominee but narrowly lost to Republican rival Senator Ted Cruz in 2018. O'Rourke confirmed his plan to formally announce his candidacy on Thursday morning to El Paso NBC affiliate KTSM.
The blackout lasted more than 12 hours for some people, with users in North America and Europe being the most affected. As of Thursday morning, the only good news for Facebook is that plunging stock price appeared to have found a floor.
After Samsung released the Galaxy S10 Android 9 kernel on its open source center, developer Mishaal Rehman got around digging. Some of the features of the Galaxy S10 include Samsung's best screen yet, the world's first Dynamic AMOLED display.
Dustin Johnson is one of the frontrunners at The Players Championship , but Tiger Woods hopes to be back in contention. Thomas took a step back at the Honda Classic two weeks ago, recording a 30th-place finish.
The collection now includes the full slate of Halo classics with the exception of Halo 5: Guardians (at least for the time being). It will be available free for those who have purchased a copy of the Halo: The Master Chief Collection for their Xbox One.
The travel ban entails preventing the entry into or transit by all states through their territories by designated individuals. On March 12, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale met US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Washington .
Giants Agree To 4-Year Deal With WR Golden Tate
He didn't break the bank in free agency , but he was able to find himself a long-term deal with guarantees. "Certainly has a lot of interest", Rapoport said of Tate during a Thursday appearance on NFL Network.
Israel shuts Jerusalem holy site after unrest
A fire rages in a police post on Jerusalem's Temple Mount after a Molotov cocktail was thrown at it on March 12, 2019. However, in February Palestinians opened the areas, breaking Israeli locks on an outer metal door that leads to them.