Tesla is presently taking preorders on its site for its recently unveiled Model Y, an all-electric hybrid SUV and the organization’s fifth electric vehicle. The organization revealed the Model Y at an event outside Los Angeles Thursday evening.
The long range Model Y will come first in the fall of 2020, and will have a range of 300 miles, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said. Tesla will likewise sell an all-wheel-drive dual engine variant for $51,000, and a performance variant for $60,000—the two of which will likewise be available in fall 2020. The less expensive, standard range version with a range of 230 miles won’t be available until 2021, Musk stated, and will sell for $39,000.
You can preorder all versions of the Model Y with the exception of the standard range. This pursues Tesla’s propensity for selling the most expensive variants of its vehicles first. The other three versions and every one of their options are available to preorder for a $2,500 deposit. The Model Y with 7-man seating likewise won’t be available till 2021.
Shortly after the Model 3 reveal in 2016, more than 100,000 confident purchasers shelled out for a $1,000 deposit to preorder the $35,000 sedan. Many dropped their reservations or ended up purchasing the pricier variant of the vehicle in the following years; the $35,000 Model 3 just went available to be purchased at that price a month ago.