“Starting on Monday, Tesla will no longer be taking orders to the 75 kWh version of the Model S & X,” Musk revealed in a tweet on Wednesday, while requesting people considering purchasing those vehicles to place their orders latest from Sunday.
Higher-end variations of the S and X, equipped with a 100 kWh battery, will nevertheless be manufactured and sold by Tesla, but at a greater cost, CNBC reported, including that Tesla didn’t respond to inquires regarding why the X and S offerings have been pared back.
The price for a new Model S will begin at $94,000 (approximately Rs. 66.2 lakhs) and also the starting price for a Model X will probably be $97,000 (approximately Rs. 68.3 lakhs) from next week, according to Musk’s tweet-announcement.
The Model X and S are Tesla’s third and second major lines of electric vehicles, and therefore are higher-priced lines compared to its newest Model 3, ” the report stated.
Tesla is taking steps to start Model 3 generation in China.
Earlier this week, Musk laid the base of a Tesla Gigafactory in Shanghai – the first-ever out the US — that is expected to produce 500,000 electrical vehicles Each Year and double the manufacturing capacity of Tesla
“Aiming to finish initial construction this summer, begin Model 3 generation end of reach & year high volume production next year,” Musk had tweeted,” including that”Shanghai Giga creation of Model 3/Y will serve greater China area”.