Considering that the value of the Model 3 starts at $ 35,000, Tesla could raise about $ 7.5 billion if sales of orders registered in less than two days are confirmed. The company reported that the average price of reserved models, taking into account equipment options, is $ 42,000.
The funny thing is that Tesla will only start production in 2017, and customers will have to wait until the end of that year or even 2018 to be able to get on the Model 3.
Musk, who was totally surprised by the success of its launch, said that he plans to reconsider its production. A capacity of 500,000 units per year is expected, which will be possible mainly thanks to the battery factory that the company installed in the desert of Nevada, United States.
The official account of Tesla Motors surprised with the amount of public that attended the presentation. "The longest queue."
The Model 3, a more compact version of its older brother the Model S ($ 72,000). 100% electric, and four-wheel drive, it has an excellent range of 346 kilometers and great acceleration power, getting from 0 to 100 km / h in less than 6 seconds.