Gallery: New, Cheaper Tesla EV to Hit the Market by 2017, Says Elon Mus...

 

As the Tesla Model S sedan rockets in popularity and sales, and as the electric automaker begins to turn a profit, Elon Musk just announced that the next Tesla production model will go on sale “hopefully” in 2016, but no later than 2017. Speaking to Engadget, Musk suggested that the car would be “slightly smaller” than the Model S and could retail for around half the price—the electric sedan currently starts at $70,000.

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  1. Kevin Morrison April 14, 2013 at 12:56 am

    “Elon Musk just announced that the next Tesla production model will go on sale “hopefully” in 2016, but no later than 2017.”

    Your interpretation is incorrect, the next model will be the Model X (the crossover) which is due around 2014. The model that will launch in 2016 – 2017 will be their “mainstream” model.

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