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Tesla Model Y: Industry Watchers Remain Cynical As Fans Gird Their Loins

Perhaps to give journalists a taste of what it’s like to be a Tesla reservation holder, Tesla’s Model Y launch event, scheduled for 11 p.m. Eastern time Thursday, started late. When it did, CEO Elon Musk launched into a rundown of his company’s well-documented history. There were a few admissions during his speech, including this […] The post Tesla Model Y: Industry Watchers Remain Cynical As Fans Gird Their Loins appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Autos, New Cars, Model Y, News Blog, Future Vehicles, Product Planning, Tesla Model Y


Sibling rivalry: The Tesla Model Y takes on the Tesla Model 3

Tesla expanded its lineup with a fourth car named Model Y. It's an electric crossover positioned as a more spacious alternative to the Model 3. The two cars share about 75 percent of their components, but they're aimed at different buyers. The post Sibling rivalry: The Tesla Model Y takes on the Tesla Model 3 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Tesla Model 3, Tesla Model Y


The Tesla Model Y Came With No Surprises and That’s the Point

No Falcon Doors. No crazy gimmicks like Bioweapon Defense Mode. No pickup truck. No zany new features to spread to other cars. Tonight’s reveal of the Tesla Model Y crossover was, compared to many of the automaker’s previous dazzling Apple-like presentations, pretty boring. It felt normal—as does the car. Read more...
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Can electric cars be S3XY? Tesla says yes with the new Model Y crossover

Tesla introduced a new crossover named Model Y at its design studio in Los Angeles. It's a more spacious alternative to the Model 3 it shares 75% of its parts with, and a smaller sibling to the Model X. The post Can electric cars be S3XY? Tesla says yes with the new Model Y crossover appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Business, News, Cars, Los Angeles, Trends, Tesla, electric SUV, Tesla Model Y


Channel-changing Tesla Model Y Debut Tonight

With tonight’s splashy California reveal of the upcoming Model Y crossover, Tesla CEO Elon Musk hopes to achieve two things: positive press, and an avalanche of deposits. It would be a change from the past several weeks, in which an assembly line of undesirable headlines made it appear that a green monument was in danger […] The post Channel-changing Tesla Model Y Debut Tonight appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, California, Tesla, Autos, Pricing, Model Y, News Blog, Tesla Model Y


The new Model Y could become Tesla’s best-selling model by a long shot

Tesla chief Elon Musk has announced that the Model Y will be unveiled at a special event in L.A. on March 14, 2019. Pricing is also set to be revealed, and test rides offered. The vehicle is expected to launch in early 2020. The post The new Model Y could become Tesla’s best-selling model by a long shot appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Business, Elon Musk, News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, electric SUV, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Model Y Headed for March 14th Unveiling

Hoping to start this week in better form than last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter Sunday to generate buzz ahead of the Model Y’s debut. The upcoming crossover, based on the Model 3 sedan, will see the light of day on March 14th at the company’s L.A. design studio, Musk said. As […] The post Tesla Model Y Headed for March 14th Unveiling appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Autos, Crossovers, EVs, Musk, Model Y, News Blog, Future Models, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Model Y will be unveiled on March 14, Elon Musk says

Tesla chief Elon Musk has announced that the Model Y will be unveiled at a special event in L.A. on March 14, 2019. Pricing is also set to be revealed, and test rides offered. The vehicle is expected to launch in early 2020. The post Tesla Model Y will be unveiled on March 14, Elon Musk says appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Here's Everything Tesla Thinks It Can Pull Off Starting in 2019

A big part of the Tesla mythos is that you’re always being promised a brighter future. When so much of it comes through, you forget about the stuff that doesn’t, like battery-swap stations or full self-driving or highways lined with... well, these things. And now, here’s a full list of everything Tesla is telling us…Read more...
Tags: Science, Tesla, Tesla Model 3, Tesla Semi, Tesla pickup, Tesla Model Y


The Tesla Model Y Looks Like A Model X With More Swoops

At Tesla’s shareholder meeting on Tuesday, the company revealed this fuzzy teaser image—which we found on Electrek—of its upcoming compact crossover, the Model Y. Here’s what we can glean from it.Read more...
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Called Model Y, the Tesla Model 3’s SUV counterpart will arrive in 2020

The Tesla Model Y is expected to launch in early 2020 and will be much smaller than the current Model X. It will also use the basic structure of the newly launched Tesla Model 3 sedan. The post Called Model Y, the Tesla Model 3’s SUV counterpart will arrive in 2020 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Tesla Model, electric SUV, Tesla Model Y


Elon Musk Tweets Tesla Model Y will be revealed on March 15, 2019

Word on the street via some tweets is that Elon Musk has set a date for the reveal of its next vehicle, the Model Y. That date is supposedly March 15, 2019, after a curious and inquisitive Tesla fan tweeted Musk himself about the new model. The post Elon Musk Tweets Tesla Model Y will be revealed on March 15, 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
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What Exactly Is Tesla Showing in This Teaser Shot?

Hoping to nudge the current Tesla Motors narrative in a more positive direction, CEO Elon Musk posted a “quarterly all-hands video” late Thursday. Not particularly substantive, the clip is essentially a hype reel for the automaker — a relatively common practice within the industry. But near the beginning there are a few seconds where it teases […] The post What Exactly Is Tesla Showing in This Teaser Shot? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, Teasers, Tesla, Autos, Automotive Industry, Tesla Motors, Tesla Roadster, News Blog, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Teases A Mystery Car In New Video

Twitter-maniac Elon Musk posted what he called a Tesla “quarterly all-hands video” on Wednesday, and it includes a quick glimpse of a covered vehicle, which immediately sent fanatics of the automaker into a frenzy. What is this? A Model Y prototype?Read more...
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Elon Musk's Timeline For Launching Tesla's Model Y Is Insane

Tesla CEO Elon Musk admitted in an unusually tense conference call last week that he doesn’t have a site confirmed to launch production of the Model Y crossover, but he’s confident (as always) it’ll start making the car in 24 months. By all accounts, it’s an aggressive, if not insane, timeline.Read more...
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Tesla Model Y Production To Begin In 2020 But Elon Musk Doesn't Know Where It'll Be Built

On a call with financial analysts Wednesday, CEO Elon Musk said the automaker will launch production of the Tesla Model Y crossover in 24 months, but the company hasn’t confirmed a location where it’ll be built. Read more...
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Tesla’s upcoming Model Y will be the Model 3’s SUV counterpart

The Tesla Model Y is expected to launch in 2019 or 2020, and will be smaller than the current Model X. It will also use the basic structure of the newly-launched Tesla Model 3 sedan. The post Tesla’s upcoming Model Y will be the Model 3’s SUV counterpart appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Tesla reverts to using Model 3 platform for Model Y electric SUV

Tesla CEO Elon Musk surprised many in May when he said the upcoming Model Y small SUV would be based on a next-generation platform, and not the Model 3’s “Gen 3” design as had been planned since at least 2012. He’s since revealed that Tesla will revert to its original plan of using the Model 3 platform for the Model Y in an... [Author: [email protected] (Viknesh Vijayenthiran)]
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Automotive, Viknesh Vijayenthiran, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Succumbs To Practical Reasoning, Will Build Next Car On Model 3 Platform

Hundreds of engineers and investors around the world collectively sighed in relief today as Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed that he has decided against spending too much time and money on developing a new platform for the company’s next car, and will instead use the one they just finished developing.Read more...
Tags: Elon Musk, Science, Tesla, Tesla Model 3, Tesla Model Y


Tesla just gave us a first taste of its mysterious Model Y SUV

Tesla did the bare minimum in teasing its Model Y SUV at its annual shareholder meeting. The Model Y is expected to launch in 2019 or 2020, and will be smaller than the current Model X. The post Tesla just gave us a first taste of its mysterious Model Y SUV appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Tesla does the bare minimum to tease its upcoming Model Y electric SUV

Tesla did the bare minimum in teasing its Model Y SUV at its annual shareholder meeting. The Model Y is expected to launch in 2019 or 2020, and will be smaller than the current Model X. The post Tesla does the bare minimum to tease its upcoming Model Y electric SUV appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Tesla teases Model Y electric SUV due in 2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday revealed new details about the company’s planned Model Y electric SUV due in 2019, including this teaser shot. The Model Y will be a small SUV similar in size to the Model 3 due in July. It will also feature falcon wing doors like the larger Model X and target vehicles like BMW’s electric X3 and... [Author: [email protected] (Viknesh Vijayenthiran)]
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Automotive, Bmw, Viknesh Vijayenthiran, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Model Y to feature new platform, falcon wing doors

It seems a day doesn't go by without Tesla hinting at its next big plans as a company. Most recently, Tesla CEO Elon Musk dropped a few nuggets of information surrounding the elusive Model Y during an earnings call. We've known about the Model Y for some time, but the rumor mill has subsequently placed it on the backburner with the incredible... [Author: [email protected] (Sean Szymkowski)]
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